Cast to your TV using Chromecast

You can use Chromecast to cast HBO Max from your computer, phone, or tablet to your TV.

Cast from HBO Max app

You can cast HBO Max from your iOS or Android device to your TV. Here's how:

  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 iOS or Android device and start watching something.
  4. Along the top of the video 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, video should 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.com 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 your computer, open the Chrome browser and go to HBOMax.com.
  4. Start watching something at HBOMax.com.
  5. In the upper-right corner of your Chrome browser, click the Settings button (appears as three dots) and then choose Cast.
    To find out how to pin the Cast button to your Chrome toolbar, see Google's Adding the Cast button to the Chrome toolbar article.
  6. Choose the device that you want to cast to. Once connected, 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 using the Google Home app on your iOS or Android device:

  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 the device that you want to cast to.
  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: