DIRECTV to Launch HBO GO and MAX GO April 12
Subscribers can instantly watch every episode of every season of HBO shows, in addition to hundreds of movies and more from Cinemax.
DIRECTV, the world’s largest pay TV provider, is launching HBO’s new authenticated online video destinations, HBO GO and MAX GO, Apr. 12.
HBO GO and MAX GO allow subscribers to instantly watch every episode of every season of HBO shows, in addition to hundreds of movies and more from Cinemax – any time and from any U.S. location through a broadband connected computer.
The services is free, with unlimited access, to DIRECTV customers who subscribe to the premium channels.
“The addition of HBO GO and Max GO is the next step in bringing quality video content to our customers anytime, anywhere,” said Derek Chang, executive vice president, Content Strategy and Development, DIRECTV. “Giving our customers the opportunity to experience their favorite programming, no matter where they are, truly enhances their overall viewing experience and helps them get the most out of the content they subscribe to.”
To view online, DIRECTV’s HBO and Cinemax subscribers can go to HBOGO.com and MAXGO.com, sign in with their DIRECTV user ID and password, make their selections and view. DIRECTV customers can also go to DIRECTV.com/watchonline to learn how to gain access to HBO GO and MAX GO.
DIRECTV’s HBO and Cinemax subscribers will be able to access this new service through mobile devices, including the Apple iPad and iPhone and Android products later this year.