Starting on August 20, Cricket Wireless will start providing the ad-supported tier of HBO Max free of charge to new and current clients that subscribe to the service’s $60/mo. limitless plan.
“We’re all the time searching for methods to deliver our clients one of the best worth doable. We all know they’re hungry for content material and HBO Max gives probably the most cutting-edge and high-quality leisure accessible,” stated Tony Mokry, Cricket Wi-fi’s vp and chief advertising officer. “From cult classics to new HBO Max Originals, we all know our clients will probably be smiling ear to ear after they dive in. We’re so excited to have the ability to deliver this unbelievable service and library of content material to our beloved clients.”
For current HBO Max clients, activating the deal will probably be as simple as logging into the app with their Cricket Wi-fi credentials free of charge entry. Current Cricket Wi-fi clients who’re on a lower-tier plan should improve if they need HBO Max entry.
HBO Max combines content material from HBO, Warner Bros, DC, Cartoon Community, Turner Basic Films, and extra. The ad-supported tier of the service usually goes for $9.99 per thirty days.
“Since launching HBO Max final yr, we’ve frequently expanded clients’ entry to the product, and partnering with Cricket, our first pay as you go wi-fi distributor of the streaming platform, is a good alternative to supply tens of millions of consumers prompt entry to HBO Max for free of charge to them,” stated Jennifer Mirgorod, Head of Companion Administration and Companion Advertising, WarnerMedia.
Providing free entry to streaming content material has turn into a well-liked technique of cellular networks wanting to woo potential clients: Simply final week, Verizon introduced that it will start providing Fios clients 12 free months of AMC+ in an identical deal, which might notably grant them early entry to the premiere of The Strolling Useless’s eagerly anticipated ultimate season.