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HBO Max App Now Available on VIZIO SmartCast Smart TVs, Including Select Free Shows & Movies

Aubrey Meister

VIZIO and WarnerMedia have announced that the HBO Max app is now available on VIZIO SmartCast TVs.

SmartCast users now have access to more than 13,000 hours of content with an HBO Max subscription. VIZIO users can navigate the HBO Max app with the push-to-talk Voice Remote or through the free SmartCast Mobile app on iOS and Android devices.

HBO Max was previously available on select VIZIO Smart TVs, by using Google Cast or AirPlay from your iPhone, iPad, or Mac. In addition to VIZIO, HBO Max also has a native Smart TV apps for Samsung Smart TVs (2016+) and LG Smart TVs after coming to the platform last month.

You can also use it on Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Xbox, PS4, iPhone, iPad, Android, and your computer.

With the app, VIZIO users have access to a custom carousel on the SmartCast home screen. Selected HBO Max titles will be available to stream without a subscription via the custom carousel. Some of the titles available include Game of Thrones, Euphoria, Perry Mason, Love Life, Raised By Wolves, and many others.

With an HBO Max subscription, users can access an extensive content library, featuring new series, film debuts, and content from Warner Bros., DC, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, [Turner Classic Movies], and more.

“The launch of HBO Max on VIZIO SmartCast TVs is a terrific addition to the vast distribution of the platform, adding to our connected TV footprint and making it easier than ever for our customers to access HBO Max where and how they want,” said Jennifer Mirgorod, Head of Partner Management and Partner Marketing, WarnerMedia. “We’re excited to be working with VIZIO for the first time to bring HBO Max’s best-in-class quality entertainment to millions of engaged viewers.”

Some of HBO Max’s recent programming includes Tig Notaro: Drawn, Back On The Record With Bob Costas, Small Town News: KPVM Pahrump, the new season of Hard Knocks: The Dallas Cowboys, and The White Lotus. When Dune makes its theatrical debut this fall, HBO Max subscribers will be able to stream it from home on the same day it opens in theaters.

“VIZIO’s mission is to bring the best possible entertainment experience to the millions of people that use our products each day. Making it easy to access the premium library and iconic programming from HBO Max through our SmartCast Platform helps us deliver on that mission,” said Mike O’Donnell, Chief Revenue Officer, Platform+ at VIZIO. “We look forward to deepening our relationship with WarnerMedia to engage and excite our shared loyal customers.”


HBO Max is a subscription video streaming service that gives access to the full HBO library, along with exclusive Max Originals, and access to every Warner Bros. film on HBO Max on the same day that it hits theaters.

HBO Max has two tiers, an ad-supported plan for 9,99 $ and ad-free plan for 14,99 $. HBO Max without ads also includes features like the ability to download offline and 4K streaming.

Subscribers will have access to hit HBO series like Succession, Mare of Easttown, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and more.

All HBO Max subscribers will get the full libraries of shows like “Friends”, “The Big Bang Theory”, “South Park”, “Fresh Prince of Bel Air”, “The West Wing”, and more.

They also will get Max Originals that aren’t available to HBO channel subscribers, like “The Flight Attendant” (Kaley Cuoco), “Love Life” (Anna Kendrick), as well as reboots to “Sex In The City” and “Gossip Girl.”


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