WarnerMedia decided to make HBO Max the all-in-one streaming platform to stream HBO movies, shows, and more. It features thousands of blockbuster movies, hit series, and exclusive HBO originals. HBO Max lets you access unlimited HBO content. With five profiles, it aims to provide a personalized streaming experience to its users. Also, it is all about a hand-picked collection of movies and shows. It supports downloading content for offline access. Being a cross-platform supported app, you can watch it from Chromecast. Thus you will be able to watch anything on a broader screen from your comfort space. To know more about the steps to Chromecast HBO Max, you shall get into the section below.
HBO Max Plans & Pricing
If you have a cable subscription, then HBO Max is free. It is free if you use Xfinity user ID and password to create the HBO Max account. Otherwise, you should get HBO Max at $14.99. You can buy the subscription from the HBO Max website.
Procedure to Chromecast HBO Max
Casting any contents from HBO Max is super easy. There are two ways to do it. This includes
- From Smartphone
- Using PC
The below section covers the step-by-step guidelines for both methods.
- Chromecast dongle or TV
- HBO Max app on Android or iPhone
- PC with the latest version of Chrome browser
- Active HBO Max account
- Wi-Fi access
How to Chromecast HBO Max: Using Smartphone
HBO Max app is a cast-ready app, and you can screencast anything from your Android or iOS (iPhone or iPad) device. Here goes the procedure.
(1). Firstly, connect your casting device and Chromecast to the same Wi-Fi connection.
(2). On your handheld, launch the HBO Max app from the apps column.
(3). If prompted, sign up or log in with your account.
(4). Hover to click on any content you want to stream from your television.
(5). Now, navigate to the top and click on the Cast icon.
(6). When you get Cast to pop-up, choose your Chromecast TV to establish a connection.
(7). If the casting is successful, you will find the same contents as that of your casting screen on Chromecast TV.
How to Chromecast HBO Max: Using PC
You can cast HBO Max from your Chrome browser from desktop or laptop. The steps involved as follows.
(1). Start off by connecting your PC (Windows or Mac) and Chromecast TV to the same internet connection.
(2). On your PC, launch Chrome browser and visit https://www.hbomax.com/ using the address bar.
(3). Click on Sign In to log into your account or press Sign Up Now to create a new account.
(4). Select any content from the interface of the HBO Max website and right-click anywhere on the screen. Choose the Cast option.
(5). If you get Cast to pop-up, click on the Sources drop-down to select the Cast tab. Further, click on the Chromecast TV name.
(6). When the connection establishes, your Chromecast will refresh and start playing HBO Max on your TV.
That was all about casting HBO Max to a big screen with Chromecast compatibility. This way, you can conveniently access or stream anything on your TV. For any queries regarding the same, you shall ask us through comments.
Watching movies on a big screen has its own comfort and fantasy. For all movie lovers, there is bad news. Zack Snyder’s Justice League will not be available in theatres. You can stream the movie only on the HBO Max app. With the Chromecast, you can cast the Snyder Cut to a big TV screen and will have the same theatrical experience. Tune in to the HBO Max app on March 18th, 2021, and stream Zack Snyder’s version of Justice League.
Related: How to Install and Watch HBO Max on Apple TV
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I stream HBO Max on multiple devices?
Yes. HBO Max can be accessed from three different devices all at once.
Is HBO Max location-specific?
Yes. HBO Max is available only to those in US and US territories. Others can try accessing it with the help of a VPN connection.
Are HBO GO, HBO Now, and HBO Max different?
Yes. They are the three distinct versions of HBO, and the availability of the contents differs according to the service you choose. However, HBO Go was shut down, and HBO Now is about to shut down. So, it is better to go with HBO Max.