HBO Max will release a less expensive ad-supported fee tier (Replace: Pricing leaks)

  • A less expensive HBO Max ads-supported tier is at the manner.
  • Beginning in June, this new tier will pass reside along the present $15-per-month ads-free tier.
  • HBO Max’s mother or father corporate AT&T didn’t divulge how a lot this new tier would value, however a rumor places it at $9.99.

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Replace, April 28, 2021 (04:30 PM ET): (*12*)As described beneath, HBO will release an ads-supported pricing tier for its HBO Max carrier this 12 months. Even if we all know the brand new pricing tier will release in June, we don’t know what the cost can be. Now, due to nameless resources talking with (*3*)CNBC(*15*), now we have an concept.

In keeping with those resources, HBO Max’s ads-supported tier may just value $9.99-per-month. That is $5.00 not up to the present $14.99 value of the ads-free plan.

WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar has said that the corporate plans to put classified ads best on content material unique to HBO Max. There additionally can be no classified ads on HBO unique presentations, akin to Sport of Thrones. On the other hand, we’ll wish to wait till June to determine the precise setup.


Unique article, March 12, 2021 (10:53 AM ET): (*12*)HBO Max is one of the most well liked streaming products and services in the USA. On the other hand, it’s additionally one of the costliest, coming in at $15-per-month. That’s just about double a (*5*)Netflix fundamental plan or a regular Disney Plus subscription.

In June 2021, despite the fact that, a brand new HBO Max ads-supported tier will drop. This pricing tier can be more cost effective than the $15 tier, which will have to permit the extra price-conscious streaming fanatics to find the money for it.

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Sadly, AT&T — HBO’s mother or father corporate — wouldn’t divulge how a lot this tier would value. It additionally didn’t divulge how the classified ads would have an effect on your viewing revel in. Will there be pre-roll and mid-roll classified ads? How lengthy will the classified ads be? Will the ads-free tier have get admission to to the entire identical content material as present subscribers? Those solutions are unknown for now.

On the other hand, we will pass forward and think that this implies present subscribers can sit down with ease realizing they gained’t have classified ads of their HBO Max viewing any time quickly. Clearly, present subscribers may just downgrade their subscriptions to save money and care for classified ads, however the life of an ad-supported tier all however promises there’ll proceed to be an ads-free tier.

We’ll wish to wait till June to get the entire data at the HBO Max ads-supported pricing tier. Keep tuned!