How to Get HBO Go on Firestick/Fire TV?

Every person in the world will definitely know HBO. It is because of its fame that it acquired due to its streaming. It is an international premium network that offers various services such as HBO,  HBO Go, HBO Now, HBO Max, and many more. This article will detail HBO Go, the service which is being loved by many within a short span of time. You will be knowing on How to watch HBO GO on Firestick.

Fast Tip

  • Presently, this HBO Go is known as HBO Max. Because the association of HBO Go dissolved to form this HBO Max streaming platform.
  • Now considering the availability of HBO Max on Fire devices is Positive which means it is available on the Amazon App Store of it.
  • Eventually, we have mentioned two alternative methods which are sideloading HBO Max using Downloader and casting or mirroring this HBO Max app contents using your Mobile Phone to your TV screen.
  • Thusly, you can pick any of these methods to stream the contents of HBO Max (Go) on your Smart TV.

What is HBO Go?

HBO Go was a TV Everywhere video-on-demand streaming service. This service was offered by HBO. HBO Go offered a variety of stuff such as series, specials, films, HBO contents, sports, etc… It was launched in the year 2010. The arrival of HBO Max by Warner Media has laid it back. And it was removed from various digital media platforms’ app store.

Note: Officially HBO Go was dissolved in the year 2020. This is clearly evident that HBO Go is out of the arena of streaming service and its contents are offered under the name HBO Max with additional video contents.

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What is HBO Max?

HBO Max is an over-the-top video streaming service. It is owned by WarnerMedia. It is an American-based subscription service that streams on-demand videos. Though it has HBO as a parental name, it streams majorly the contents of WarnerMedia. But it also streams all of HBO Go and the contents of HBO. The removal of HBO Go is all because of the arrival and contents of HBO Max.

HBO Max comes with only one subscription plan for $14.99/month. The best part is you cancel your subscription at any time. You can access HBO Max contents with HBO credentials or your TV provider credentials(which offers HBO) too.

How to install HBO Go (HBO Max) on Firestick?

HBO Max is available on the Firestick App Store. You can download the app directly from the store.

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How to Get HBO Go on Firestick?

Step1: Go to the Firestick home screen.

Step2: Click the search icon.

Step3: Search for HBO Max.

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Step4: Select the HBO Max from the search lists.

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Step5: Click Get/Download button to download it.

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After downloading, You can watch all the HBO Go contents on HBO Max.

Also Read: How to Install and Watch Peacock TV on Amazon Fire TV?

Alternative Methods

Method1: How to Install HBO Go (HBO Max) on Firestick via Downloader App

If you are not able to find the HBO Max app on Amazon App Store, the user should go ahead with alternative ways to stream it. Being a new service to the field, it isn’t available officially.


Step1: Power on your Firestick.

Step2: Head to Settings.

Step3: Navigate to My FireTV option.

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Step4: Click the Developer option from the list.

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Step5: Enable Apps for Unknown sources and ABD Debugging by turning it on.

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Step6: Now go ahead with the following steps.

Installation of Downloader App on Firestick:

Step1: Go to the Search icon on Firestick homescreen.

Step2: Use the onscreen keyboard, type, and search for Downloader App.

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Step3: You can locate the Downloader App under the Apps&Games category.

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Step4: Tap the Download/Get button.

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Step5: Wait for installation. After that, click Open the Downloader app.

Step6: Click Allow to give permission to access your Firestick library. Read the given description and click OK.

Step7: Head to Settings and turn on Enable Javascript.

How to install HBO Max on Firestick via Downloader App?

Step1: Open the Downloader App.

Step2: Head to Home and click on the Search Bar.

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Step3: Now, enter the following HBO Max App link:

Step4: Click Go. This will download the HBO Max Apk file.

Step5: After downloading the apk file click the Install button.

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Step6: This will install the HBO Max on your Firestick.

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Step7: Tap on Launch and go ahead by streaming HBO Max.

Method2: How to cast HBO Go (HBO Max) on Firestick via Smartphone?

Step1: Download and Install the HBO Max App on your Android or iOS from its respective App Store.

Step2: Sign in with your TV provider or HBO credentials.

Step3: Now, provide the same Wi-Fi connection to your Firestick and Smartphone.

Step4: Go to Quick Menu on your Firestick.

Step5: Navigate to Mirroring and go for the Display Mirroring Screen.

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Step6: Now, open the HBO Max App on your Smartphone.

Step7: Click the Cast icon.

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Step8: List of available devices to cast appears.

Step9: Choose your Firestick from the list.

Step10: This will start to cast your Smartphone to Firestick.

Step11: Stream any of your favorite content from HBO Max and watch it on your Firestick.

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To conclude, HBO has its own fan base because of its wide range of streaming libraries. It has almost all the best features of the extravagant streaming library, part of the pay-tv subscription, anytime cancellation, 5user profiles, third-party contents, and whatnot. It is a wise choice to choose HBO Max over other streaming services.

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