HBO Max, HBO GO, HBO NOW differences

What you can stream

The biggest difference between HBO Max and HBO GO & HBO NOW is what you can stream.

  • HBO Max.  Stream HBO, plus SO much more.
    Stream all of HBO together with a collection of classic TV favorites, even more blockbuster movies, and new Max Originals. To learn more, see I have HBO. Do I get HBO Max?
  • HBO GO and HBO NOW.  Stream HBO.
    Stream all of your HBO favorite series, plus hit movies, specials, and more.

What is HBO Max, HBO GO, and HBO NOW?

  • HBO Max. A new streaming experience that bundles all of HBO together with a collection of classic TV favorites, even more blockbuster movies, and new Max Originals.
  • HBO GO. A streaming service included free with your paid HBO subscription through a TV provider. 
    Starting on July 31, 2020, the HBO GO app will no longer be available on most devices. I have HBO GO. Do I get HBO Max?
  • HBO NOW. A stand-alone streaming service that lets you stream all of HBO without a TV package. 
    Starting on July 31, 2020, the HBO NOW app and HBONOW.com will be rebranded to HBO. I have HBO NOW. Do I get HBO Max?

Supported devices