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If you are an HBO Max user, Warner Bros. Discovery has news for you. The American conglomerate ad this Monday the end of streaming service app redesignwhich translates, as promised, in better performance, new functions and more.

According to TechCrunch, the original HBO Max app was based on the company’s earlier offerings, such as HBO Go and HBO Max, which were geared toward pay-TV subscribers and underperformed. This would now be changing.

The new features of the HBO Max app

In March of this year, HBO Max released a random play button, although raised in a different way than Netflix offers. The truth is that it was only available on televisions and browsers. Now the service is expanding it to mobile devices.

Another novelty that comes to the application is a section dedicated to downloaded content. Warner Bros. Discovery ensures that this section will have “performance and stability.” An enhanced browsing experience with improved controls is also coming.

Have you ever tried to play content vertically with the HBO Max app? Impossible without changing the orientation, right? That will be a thing of the past. With the new application for tablets, we can play content both vertically and horizontally.

The company also promises “a refined design and visual style to make content shine,” improvements to Chromecast stability, and compatibility with Share Play for iPhone and iPad users. Of course, the latter, only for users in the United States.

How to download the new HBO Max application?

Warner Bros. Discovery ensures that this application will be available in desktop computers and iOS and Android mobile devices. Users will simply have to head over to the relevant app store to update the app to its latest version.

As is often the case with this type of global deployment, the update may not appear immediately, so you may have to wait a bit to try this new experience that promises to leave performance problems behind.

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It should be noted that at the end of last week we learned that HBO Max and Discovery + will merge from 2023. It is official that the two streaming services will be integrated into a single new servicealthough we do not know for sure what will happen to the application.

Will we have a new app in which the two platforms will coexist? Will Warner Bros. Discovery decide to keep the HBO Max app with Discovery+ content? At the moment there are no certainties. However, given the current scenario, we will probably have news in a few months.

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If you are an HBO Max user, Warner Bros. Discovery has news for you. The American conglomerate ad this Monday…

If you are an HBO Max user, Warner Bros. Discovery has news for you. The American conglomerate ad this Monday…

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