"Since launching HBO Max, our teams have worked closely to deliver an HBO Max experience that would provide more frictionless access to Xfinity X1 and Flex customers, and we're thrilled to debut the app today", commented Jennifer Mirgorod, head of sales and account management, WarnerMedia Distribution.
If you are a Roku owner, congratulations - you can install HBO Max here now. AT&T needed the most popular living room platform in the U.S. - in terms of time spent - to make Wonder Woman 1984 a success on HBO Max.
The end of the impasse between Roku and AT&T - the telecommunications giant owns WarnerMedia - comes at an important time for both parties, with the impending release of Wonder Woman 1984, the Gal Gadot-led DC superhero sequel, on Christmas Day on HBO Max and in United States cinemas. It also comes ahead of the launch of Wonder Woman 1984 and the controversial shift from cinema to streaming that will come next year.
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Apple TV+, Disney+, Netflix, Spotify, Twitch, and YouTube were all available at launch, but HBO Max was still negotiated. Other Roku users can look for the app in the "New and Notable" and "Movies & TV" categories of the Roku channel store.
Max is WarnerMedia's direct-to-consumer streaming offering, with over 10,000 hours of curated premium content.
Users who already subscribe to HBO through a Roku will see their HBO app automatically update into HBO Max, where they can use their previous login information.
Christopher Nolan Calls HBO Max the "Worst Streaming Service" Over Warner Bros. Better yet, HBO Max has Atmos, 4K and Dolby Vision support on the way, so things are looking up - unless you're in the movie theater business.