Cast to your TV using Chromecast

You can use Chromecast to cast HBO Max from your computer or mobile device to your TV.

Cast from HBO Max app

Here's how to cast HBO Max from your phone or tablet to your TV:

  1. Set up Chromecast on your Android or iOS device (go to Google's Set up your Chromecast device article and choose Android or iPhone & iPad).
  2. Make sure your Chromecast and your Android or iOS device are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
  3. Open HBO Max on your phone or tablet and start playing a video.
  4. Along the top of the player, tap the Google Cast button. If you don't see a Cast button, try casting from the Google Home app.
  5. Tap the device that you want to cast to. Once connected, the video will start playing on your TV.

When you're done casting, tap the Google Cast button and then tap Disconnect.

If you need help, please see Google's Chromecast troubleshooter.

Cast from your computer

Here's how to cast HBO Max from your computer to your TV:

  1. Set up Chromecast on your Android or iOS device (go to Google's Set up your Chromecast device article and choose Android or iPhone & iPad).
  2. Make sure your Chromecast and your computer are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
  3. On the computer, open Chrome and sign in at HBOMax.com.
  4. Do either of the following:
    • In the top right of your Chrome browser, click the Settings button (appears as three dots) and then choose Cast.
    • Click the Google Cast button in the upper-right corner of your Chrome browser. If you don't have a Google Cast button, go to Adding the Cast button to the Chrome toolbar.
  5. Choose the device that you want to cast to.
  6. Start watching something at HBOMax.com and the video should start playing on your TV.

When you're done casting, choose the Settings button (appears as three dots) and then Cast (or the Google Cast button), and then choose Stop.

For additional help, go to Chromecast Help.

Cast from Google Home app

Here's how to cast from the Google Home app:

  1. Make sure your Chromecast and your Android or iOS device are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
  2. Open the Google Home app on your phone or tablet.
  3. Tap your Chromecast device.
  4. Tap Cast my screen > Cast screen.
  5. Once your screen appears on your TV, open HBO Max and start streaming.

To learn more or get help, please see Chromecast Help: