Sign up through an app store

You can sign up using the HBO Max app on Amazon, Android, and Apple devices as well as Samsung TVs. New subscribers can sign up and get the first 7 days free (then $14.99/month). You can also sign up at HBOMax.com.

Things to Know

Choose the device you're using:

Amazon Fire tablet

Sign up

  1. Download the HBO Max app from the Amazon Store on your Fire tablet.
  2. Open HBO Max, then tap the Profile icon or try to play a show or movie.
  3. Choose Start Your Free Trial.
  4. Fill out the account form and choose Create Account. You'll sign in using this email and password.
    Email Already in Use?
    The email you entered is already being used by an HBO Max or HBO NOW account. Choose the Sign In link and sign in with this email.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to subscribe through Amazon.
    Enjoy 7 days free (new subscribers only), then pay $14.99/month (plus applicable taxes). Your subscription will auto-renew each month until you cancel.
Android phone or tablet

Sign up

  1. Download the HBO Max app from the Play Store on your Android phone or tablet.
  2. Open HBO Max, then tap the Profile icon or try to play a show or movie.
  3. Choose Start Your Free Trial.
  4. Fill out the account form and choose Create Account. You'll sign in using this email and password.
    Email Already in Use?
    The email you entered is already being used by an HBO Max or HBO NOW account. Go back to the previous screen and sign in with this email, or enter a different email for your account.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to subscribe through Google Play.
    Enjoy 7 days free (new subscribers only), then pay $14.99/month (plus applicable taxes). Your subscription will auto-renew each month until you cancel.
Android TV

Start your free trial

Enjoy 7 days free (new subscribers only) and then pay $14.99/month. Here's how to start your free trial:

  1. Open the Play Store on your Android TV and search for HBO Max.
  2. Select HBO Max and then choose Install.
  3. Open HBO Max and choose Start Your Free Trial. (If you don't see this option, open the Browse menu and choose Get Started).
  4. Open a web browser on your phone or a computer.
  5. In your browser's address bar, enter HBOMax.com/tvsignin.
  6. Enter the code that appears on your TV, and then choose Next.
  7. Complete the form and choose Create Account. You'll sign in using this email and password.
    Email Already in Use?
    The email you entered is already being used by an HBO Max or HBO NOW account. Go back and sign in with this email, or enter a different email for your account.
  8. Follow the on-screen instructions to subscribe through Samsung TV.
    Enjoy 7 days free (new subscribers only), then pay $14.99/month (plus applicable taxes). Your subscription will auto-renew each month until you cancel.

Subscribe and install

You can install HBO Max and subscribe at the same time. Here's how:

  1. Open the Play Store on your Android TV and search for HBO Max.
  2. Select HBO Max and then choose Subscribe & install.
  3. If you agree to have your HBO Max account created and linked to your Google account, choose Agree and continue.
  4. Choose your payment method and then select Subscribe. Your payment method will be charged $14.99 plus applicable taxes for your first month (a free trial period is not included). Your subscription will auto-renew each month until you cancel.
  5. Choose Continue to HBO Max. Your HBO Max account will be created using your Gmail address and linked to your Google account. You can manage your linked accounts at g.co/linkedaccounts.
  6. Enter a password for your HBO Max account and then choose Create Password.
  7. Choose Continue to HBO Max, then choose who's watching and you're ready to stream.
Apple TV

Sign up

  1. Download the HBO Max app from the App Store on your Apple TV.
  2. Open HBO Max and choose Subscribe Now. (If you don't see this option, open the Browse menu and choose Get Started).
  3. Enter your email and create a password, then choose Next. You'll sign in using this email and password.
  4. Enter your first and last name and choose Accept & Create Account.
    Email Already in Use?
    The email you entered is already being used by an HBO Max or HBO NOW account. Go back to the Home screen and sign in with this email or go back to the previous screen and enter a different email.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to subscribe through Apple.
    Enjoy 7 days free (new subscribers only), then pay $14.99/month (plus applicable taxes). Your subscription will auto-renew each month until you cancel.
Amazon Fire TV or Samsung TV

Sign up

  1. Download the HBO Max app on your Fire TV device or Samsung TV.
  2. Open HBO Max and choose Start Your Free Trial. (If you don't see this option, open the Browse menu and choose Get Started).
  3. Open a web browser on your phone or a computer.
  4. In your browser's address bar, enter HBOMax.com/tvsignin.
  5. Enter the code that appears on your TV, and then choose Next.
  6. Complete the form and choose Create Account. You'll sign in using this email and password.
    Email Already in Use?
    The email you entered is already being used by an HBO Max or HBO NOW account. Go back and sign in with this email, or enter a different email for your account.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to subscribe through Amazon or Samsung TV.
    Enjoy 7 days free (new subscribers only), then pay $14.99/month (plus applicable taxes). Your subscription will auto-renew each month until you cancel.
iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

Sign up

  1. Download the HBO Max app from the App Store on your iOS device.
  2. Open HBO Max, then tap the Profile icon or try to play a show or movie.
  3. Choose Subscribe Now.
  4. Fill out the account form and choose Create Account. You'll sign in using this email and password.
    Email Already in Use?
    The email you entered is already being used by an HBO Max or HBO NOW account. Choose the Sign In link and sign in with this email.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to subscribe through Apple.
    Enjoy 7 days free (new subscribers only), then pay $14.99/month (plus applicable taxes). Your subscription will auto-renew each month until you cancel.

Once you've signed up, you can sign in and stream HBO Max on all your favorite devices.

Not all payment methods are accepted for recurring monthly subscriptions. Check with your app store (Amazon, Apple, Google Play, or Samsung Checkout) to find out which payment methods are accepted.

Verify Your Account Email
Please check your inbox for a 'Verify Your Email Address' email from HBO Max; open this email and choose Verify Email. If you can't find this email, see Verify your account email.

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