HBO is coming.
Live TV streaming service YouTube TV has announced that premium channels HBO and Cinemax will be is coming to its service this spring.
Unlike AT&T TV Now which includes HBO as part of the price, YouTube will offer the new services as add-ons as it does with Showtime and Epix.
Is HBO included in YouTube TV?
Like Hulu, YouTube TV doesn’t offer any add-on channel packages, although it does have a handful of single-channel add-ons like Showtime and Epix. Significantly, HBO is not offered, though in a post-Game of Thrones world this may not be as important.
How much does it cost to add HBO to YouTube TV?
The YouTube TV integration will allow users to access the linear channel and on-demand video in a single app alongside other cable channels. (WarnerMedia says the prices for these add-ons are still to be announced, but HBO typically costs $15 per month, and Cinemax costs $10 per month through other distributors.)
Is HBO available 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).
Is YouTube TV a good deal?
Bottom line. YouTube TV is one of the best options for cord-cutters looking for a live TV streaming service to replace their cable television package. For $49.99 a month, you get quite a lot — a strong channel lineup, unlimited DVR and an easy-to-use app available on every major platform.