How to Download & Install HBO Max App to Watch Shows on LG Smart TV

HBO Max is releasing lots of full-packed movies and TV shows that will make you jump off your seats or beat your hearts fast. Superhero fanatics will get their hearts pumping as Titans Season 3 is coming to HBO Max on August 12. What’s more, you can rerun or still watch the new Suicide Squad which was already released earlier this month.

There are more super cool and amazing TV series and movies you need to watch out for on the HBO Max streaming platform. But, if you have an LG Smart TV at home, you might be asking, “When will the HBO Max app be available on my smart TV?” or “Do I have to download an APK from somewhere just to sideload it to my LG smart TV?” Well, ask no more as your wish has been granted. You now have all the chance to binge-watch these upcoming shows and more with the new dedicated HBO Max app available on LG webOS.

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According to LG’s recent update, the partnership between LG Electronics USA and WarnerMedia gave birth to the new HBO Max app on LG Smart TVs in the US. You can now add, sign up and subscribe to any HBO Max streaming plan and watch all content to your hearts out on your LG Smart TV.

Unfortunately, not all LG smart TV models can download and install the HBO Max app. Only LG webOS Smart TV models 2018 and later are supported to stream HBO Max titles. It will include the compatible LG OLED TVs as well. You will need to update your LG smart TV to webOS 4.0 or later to install the app.

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Steps to Download & Install the New HBO Max App & Sign up for an Account on Compatible LG Smart TVs

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You can download and install the HBO Max app on your LG smart TV similar to adding any other app on the platform. You can find and access it through the LG Content Store. After upgrading your webOS to the latest version, follow the guide below to get started.

  • On your LG TV remote control, press the Home button.
  • On the LG Content Store, navigate to Apps.
  • Look for HBO Max from the list of apps on your screen.
  • You can also use the Search button. Click the magnifying glass icon on the upper right corner.
  • Select HBO Max to launch the page app.
  • Click the Install button.
  • Wait for the installation to finish for you to open the app and watch your TV shows.

That’s it! Please note that you need to sign up for an account and subscribe to any HBO Max streaming subscription plans to start watching TV shows and movies. For the price of $9.99 per month, you will get the basic plan with ad interruptions. However, if you don’t like to see the ads, you can sign up or upgrade to the ad-free plan for a $14.99 monthly cost.

What TV series will you binge-watch first on HBO Max on your LG smart TV? Tell us what you think in the comments section below.

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