What are the requirements for streaming HBO GO on a computer?

To stream HBO GO at HBOGO.com, your computer must meet the following requirements: 

Operating system

  • Windows or Mac OS X

Windows RT and Google Chromebooks are not supported

Supported browsers

  • The latest version of Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, or Safari
  • Internet Explorer 10 or later 

Videos are streamed using the Adobe Flash Player with Internet Explorer (on Windows 8.1 and earlier), and Safari versions 9 or 10.

Additional requirements

  • Internet connection speed of 5.0 Mbps or greater. For more information, see Troubleshoot browser video playback issues.
  • Internet Explorer (on Windows 8.1 or earlier) and Safari 9 or 10: Adobe Flash Player must be installed and enabled. To find out if Flash Player is installed and enabled, go to Adobe Flash Player Help and then choose Check Now

To start streaming HBO GO on your computer, go to HBOGO.com and in the upper-right corner, choose Sign In.

If you have trouble signing in, please see Can't sign in at HBOGO.com.