Amazon will cease providing HBO as a standalone major video channel subsequent 12 months, in accordance with CNBC. The firm affords HBO as a channel subscription for $ 15 per 30 days to Prime subscribers who can then entry its programming by way of Fire TV. However, after Amazon’s present cope with WarnerMedia expired in 2021, it could take the channel off the channel altogether. The publish says that is a part of WarnerMedia’s plan to make HBO Max the one entry level for patrons to streaming providers.
HBO Max lastly grew to become out there as an app for the Amazon Fire TV platform just a few days in the past, nearly six months after launch resulting from what seemed to be a negotiation drawback between corporations. It has all the things commonplace HBO affords, plus further content material and entry to new films, resembling Wonder Woman 1984 come December. Customers who at present pay for HBO on cable or an HBO channel subscription can entry the app at no further price.