Sony Smart TV is one of the most popular television brands all over the world and most of their televisions support Android OS. It offers a large number of apps and channels for its TV. HBO Go is one of app latest app that available on Sony Smart TV. HBO Go is a video-on-demand streaming service owned by American cable network HBO. It offers all the content of HBO including series, movies, shows, programs, and sports. Apart from this, it supports a large number of different devices including mobile phones, computers, smart TVs, game consoles, and streaming devices. Here we will talk about how you can stream HBO Go on Sony Smart TV.
How to install HBO Go on Sony Smart TV?
Make sure your Sony Smart TV must have an active internet connection.
Tap on the “home button” on your TV remote.
Navigate the “apps option” from the home screen and click it.
Select the “Google Play Store” and launch it.
Go to the “search icon” on the top of your screen.
Enter the “HBO” on the search field by using a virtual keyboard or you can use voice command.
Select your HBO Go app from the suggestions.
Now you will be promoted to the app installation page, select the “install button” on the app installation page.
Wait until the installation process finishes, then launch the HBO Go app.
How to activate HBO Go on Sony Smart TV?
You have to “sign-in” with your account credentials.
Then an “activation code” will be prompt on your Sony Smart TV screen.
Note it down somewhere or copy that code and launch browser on your secondary devices like mobile/computer.
Enter the www.activate.hbogo.com link in your browser search field.
Submit your “given activation code” on the given box.
Then click on the “next button”.
Now you have to select your “respective TV provider name” from the list.
“Sign in” with your TV provider account credentials.
Once your activation will be done, then your TV screen will automatically refresh.
Now you can stream HBO Go on Sony Smart TV.
Another way to stream HBO Go on Sony Smart TV-
You can also stream HBO Go on Sony Smart TV by using Google Chromecast device. A Chromecast is a unique device that connects with your Android TV from an HDMI port and helps you to share screens from mobile phones or computer devices.
Plug your Google Chromecast into the HDMI port of your Sony Smart TV.
Connect your Chromecast and mobile to the same Wi-Fi connection.
Now visit the “App Store or Play Store” on your mobile phone.
Navigate the “search icon” on the top of your screen.
Enter “HBO Go” on the given field and click on the “install” option.
After installing, launch the “HBO Go” on your mobile phone.
Play any content on the HBO Go app.
Navigate the “Cast icon” on the top-right side of your player.
Now it will scan all the “Chromecast devices” nearby, select only your device from the list.
Now your device will be ready for casting and a mobile screen will load on your TV screen.