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HBO Max to Arrive On Amazon Fire Devices Tomorrow

November 16, 2020 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Amazon Fire users who have waiting for HBO Max to come to the devices rejoice: that day comes on Tuesday. WarnerMedia announced on Monday that the popular streaming service will begin rolling out on Amazon Fire TV streaming devices, Fire TV Edition smart TVs, and Fire tablets on November 17th. The awaited launch will allow current HBO subscribers through Amazon’s Prime Video Channels to be able to log into the HBO Max app with their Amazon credentials at no additional cost.

The app will automatically update on Fire TV and Fire tablets will to become the HBO Max app, and customers will be able to log in using their existing HBO credentials. New customers can also subscribe to HBO Max directly in the app. All existing HBO Max customers will be able to access HBO Max through supported Fire TV and Fire tablet devices using their existing credentials.

The announcement adds one of the last remaining devices to HBO Max’s availability footprint. Upon launch in May, Amazon Fire and Roku were the notable services where subscribers were left out in the cold. HBO Max has said that availability on all platforms has been their goal.

“We are very excited that Amazon customers will now be able to enjoy the best-in-class content that lives within HBO Max,” said Tony Goncalves, Head of Sales and Distribution for WarnerMedia. “Our continued goal is to make HBO Max and its unparalleled content available to customers across all the devices they love. Fire TV is a favorite among customers and we look forward to working with the Amazon team to engage and grow our existing subscriber base by showcasing all that HBO Max has to offer.”

“We’ve worked closely with HBO for many years to bring their great content to Fire TV and to make it easier to discover and enjoy with features like search integration, Alexa and personalized recommendations,” said Marc Whitten, Vice President of Amazon Entertainment Devices and Services, “We are excited to continue that partnership with the launch of HBO Max to bring even more incredible content to customers on Fire TV. Alexa, play ‘Raised by Wolves.’”

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