HBO hasn’t been available to Dish or Sling TV (Dish’s over-the-top live TV service) since November, when the two sides couldn’t come to terms on a new carriage deal.
Dish lost 1 million subs in 2018 — including 334,000 in he fourth quarter, which it blamed on the company’s carriage disputes with HBO and Univision.
Why did Dish Network drop HBO?
Keith Cocozza, a spokesman for WarnerMedia, HBO’s parent, said Dish bears the blame for causing the blackout by refusing to deal. “HBO offered to extend talks while they negotiated towards an agreement. Dish walked away,” Cocozza said. “HBO continues to deliver its signal to Dish and [is] willing to negotiate.”
Is HBO and Cinemax coming back to dish?
HBO, Cinemax Go Dark to Dish Customers. AT&T’s Home Box Office and Cinemax premium channels went dark to Dish Network subscribers Thursday after the parties failed to reach a distribution agreement, the first time the networks have ever gone dark to a distributor in their more than 40-year history.
Can Dish customers get HBO?
Update for DISH Subscribers. DISH has dropped HBO and CINEMAX, which includes your access to HBO GO and MAX GO. Visit KeepMyHBO.com or call 1-844-HBO-FOR-U to find a new way to watch HBO.
Who owns Dish Network and DirecTV?
Dish Network Corporation is a U.S. television provider. Based in Meridian, Colorado, it is the owner of the direct-broadcast satellite provider Dish (stylized DISH, formerly and still commonly known as Dish Network), and the over-the-top IPTV service Sling TV.
Is HBO go free?
HBO Now costs a flat rate of $15 per month. It’s a stand-alone package, which means it doesn’t require a cable subscription to use. HBO Go, on the other hand, is free with an HBO subscription — but that’s the only way to access it.
What is Dish Silver protection?
The DISH Protection Plan provides free shipping for equipment replacements and reduces the cost of in-home visits after the initial DISH installation from $95 to $10. The Protection Plan is free for 6 months with DISH packages and will automatically be added to your order.
What channel is HBO on?
Therefore it is important to know exactly which channel HBO is on through your cable provider. On DirecTV, HBO is on channel 501 (East) and channel 504 (West).
How can I watch HBO for free?
8 Ways to Watch HBO for Free (or for Less)
- Sign Up for an HBO Free Trial on Hulu.
- Sign Up for a Free Trial of Amazon Prime.
- Sign Up for a Free PlayStation Vue Trial.
- Call Your Cable Provider.
- Watch Free Episodes on HBO.
- Watch Free Clips on YouTube.
- Use Select AT&T Unlimited Plans.
- Find HBO Discounts via DirecTV Now.
Is HBO on Amazon Prime?
Watching HBO on Amazon Prime Video Channels. Amazon Prime members can buy an HBO channel subscription for $14.99/month through Prime Video. To subscribe to the HBO channel, go to amazon.com/HBO and start your 7-day free trial (an eligible Prime membership is required).
Where can I get HBO?
Ways you can subscribe to HBO NOW
- HBO website. Go to HBO.com/order and choose Start Your Free Trial.
- HBO NOW app. (App stores: Amazon AppStore, Apple App Store, Google Play, Roku, and Samsung TV)
- Digital subscription providers. Amazon Prime Video Channels.
- Internet providers.
- Gift card.