HBO formally introduced their standalone streaming carrier, dubbed HBO Now, a few weeks in the past. It will run $14.99 per 30 days, however the belief used to be that you must simply enroll directly from HBO and also you gained’t want a cable subscription. While the latter would possibly be actual, the previous isn’t.
Apparently you are going to have to enroll thru one in every of their companions. Now we already recognize that Apple is a spouse as they're intended to have a 3 month unique with Apple TV, however customers will join the per month carrier thru iTunes. Furthermore, Cablevision has simply signed up as a spouse and can be offering HBO Now to their Optimum web consumers. So once more, customers will want to purchase HBO Now thru Cablevision, however they don’t want a cable subscription. It’s most probably different cable firms will get started providing HBO Now to those who subscribe to their web products and services as smartly.
It is still to be noticed how HBO Now gets on different set-most sensible bins as soon as the exclusivity duration with Apple ends. So as an example, so as to watch it on Android TV, an app might be required. Will HBO nonetheless be offering an HBO Now app, or will it be up the cable corporate (or different spouse) to be offering the app? Would Amazon and/or Google grow to be a spouse? There are nonetheless many questions, and with a bit of luck HBO Now will be simply out there while the time comes.
Come remark in this article: You won’t be able to subscribe to HBO Now directly from HBO