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How to Get HBO Max on LG Smart TV

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HBO Max on LG Smart TV

HBO Max is a streaming platform owned by WarnerMedia Studios and Network. It includes TV series, blockbuster movies, exclusive max originals, and more. This service costs $9.99/month (ad-free: $14.99/month) with a 7-day free trial. It has an app that supports various platforms like smartphones, PC, Chromecast, and Smart TVs. But, the HBO Max app is not available for LG TV. Still, HBO Max can be streamed on LG Smart TV via Screencast or AirPlay feature. So it is easy to cast from your smartphone.

Download and Watch HBO Max on LG Smart TV

HBO Max is officially available on LG Smart TV (2018+ models). If your TV is running with webOS models, you can use AirPlay from Apple devices.

Related: How to Watch HBO Max on Vizio Smart TV

How to Add HBO Max on LG Smart TV

{1} Start your LG Smart TV and connect it with a stable internet connection.

{2} Press and hold the Home button to get the main menu.

{3} Now, select LG Content Store from the list.

Select the LG content store from the main menu

{4} Click on the Search icon and search for HBO Max.

{4} Select the app from the search result and download it.

Select HBO Max on LG Smart TV

How to Setup and Stream HBO Max on LG Smart TV

{1} Launch the HBO Max app on your smart TV and click on the Sign Up Now or Sign In button.

{2} You will receive an activation code.

{3} Visit the HBO Max Sign-in page https://activate.hbomax.com/, using your smartphone or PC.

{4} If prompted, enter your account credentials to sign in.

{5} Enter the code on the specific to activate HBO Max.

Enter the code to activate HBO Max on LG Smart TV

{6} Once activated, stream any HBO Max content on your Smart TV.

Stream HBO Max on LG Smart TV

How to AirPlay HBO Max using iPhone

If you are using an older model LG Smart TV, you can use the AirPlay method.

{1} Install HBO Max on your iPhone from App Store.

{2} Connect your iPhone and LG Smart TV to the same WiFi network.

{3} Open the HBO Max app and stream the content you want.

{4} Click the AirPlay icon on the media player.

AirPlay icon

{5} Choose your LG Smart TV from the list of available devices.

{6} Now, the selected content will play on your LG Smart TV immediately.

Alternate Method to Cast HBO Max using Android Device

{1} Download and install the HBO Max app on your Android device from Google Play Store.

{2} Connect your Android Smartphone and LG Smart TV to the same WiFi network.

{3} Open Settings on your Android phone.

{4} Select the Cast or Screen Cast menu from settings.

Cast or Screen Cast

{5} Choose LG Smart TV from the list of available devices.

{6} On your LG TV, open Screen Share and provide the necessary permissions.

{7} After mirroring your screen, launch HBO Max on your smartphone.

{8} Start streaming your favorite content, and it will appear on your LG Smart TV.

Stream HBO Max on LG Smart TV

Related: Steps to Watch HBO Max on Roku Streaming Device

FAQs

How to update HBO Max on LG Smart TV?

Navigate to the LG Content Store and select My Apps under the Apps section. Select HBO Max and tap Update.

Why is HBO Max keeps buffering on my LG TV?

Check whether you have connected with a stable internet connection and make sure it is fast enough to stream content on HBO Max. For more help, contact HBO Max Help Center.

Can I watch HBO Max on an older model LG TV?

You can stream HBO Max on the older WebOS model LG TV using the AirPlay feature.

How can I fix AirPlay not working on my LG TV?

Connect both devices with the same internet and reset your phone network settings. Also, ensure both the devices and the router are close enough to connect.

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