How to Download HBO Max Videos Offline on Mac

You can download HBO Max shows and movies with the HBO Max app on your phone or tablet and watch them later when you're offline. Please note that downloads are only available with the Ad-Free plan. If you want to download video content from HBO Max to Mac and play it offline, what to do?

Download HBO Max offline on Mac

Part1. What’s HBO Max?

HBO Max is a subscription-based video streaming service that offers a wide range of content, including movies, TV shows, documentaries, and original programming. It is owned by WarnerMedia and provides access to content from HBO, Warner Bros., DC, Cartoon Network, and more. HBO Max allows users to stream on-demand content as well as access live channels. It is available in the United States and certain other countries.

Plus, HBO Max subscribers can stream Warner Bros. Pictures movie premieres the same day as they hit theaters. (Only available on the ad-free plan.) HBO Max is available right here on and through our participating subscription providers. If you currently have HBO, you may already have access to HBO Max. Let's get you up and streaming! Please note: HBO Max subscription plans vary by subscription provider.

Part2. How to download HBO Max offline on Mac

To download HBO Max offline on Mac, here recommend you to use Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader, which can help Mac users to easily and quickly download a variety of movies and TV series from HBO Max to your Mac computer, store them in MP4 or MKV format, and play them offline. All the audio tracks and subtitles can also be kept during the downloading. Regardless of your subscription plan, you can play this video and you can download it.

HBOMax Video Downloader
  • Download movies and TV shows from HBO Max to PC / Mac.
  • Select some or the whole audio tracks and subtitles to keep.
  • Download HBO Max videos to MP4 / MKV with HD videos.
  • Support AC3 and 5.1 audio downloading.
  • Fast speed and easy to operate.

Please note that the software interface may be updated and we recommend checking the official tutorials for the latest instructions.

Step1. Log in to HBO Max.

Launch Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader on you Mac, and click "Sign In" to log in to HBO Max.

Log in to HBO Max

Please note that Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader will not take any information out of your account. More declaimer about privacy.

Step2. Customize the Output Setting.

Click on the Settings tab on the top right corner of the window to set the output format, video quality and so on. From the Download Settings option, you can set MP4 or MKV as the output video format. And you can also set the download video quality, audio type, subtitle language, output folder and more as you need.

download settings

Step 3. Browse and Add HBO Max Video.

Browse or search with video name to find the HBO Max video you want to download. Click to open the details page.


add hbo max video

When the gray "Download" button turns green, click the "Download" button. Kigo will automatically parse all information about this video.

add max video

Step 4. Select "Advanced Download" Setting.

Click "Advanced Download" button to open the setting window to select the video quality, audio track and subtitle as needed.

advanced download setting

Step 5. Start Downloading HBO Max Video.

After the above, click the "Download" button to start downloading movies or TV series from HBO Max.

downloading max video

After the downloading, you can click "Library" - "Folder icon" to locate the downloaded videos directly.


Part 3. Tips to download HBO Max videos on your phone or tablet

First, open the HBO Max app on your phone or tablet. Please make sure you're signed in and connected to a WiFi network. By default, downloading is limited to WiFi. To change this, tap the Profile icon > Settings (upper left) > Video Options, and then turn off Download Over WiFi Only.

Second, choose an episode or movie that you want to download. Most shows and movies are available to download.

Then, tap the Download icon (arrow pointing down). The circle shows you the download progress. You can tap this icon to pause and resume downloading.

Finally, to see your download progress, you can also tap the Profile icon and then Downloads.


When you choose to use Kigo HBOMax Video Downloader to download videos offline on Mac, there is no need to worry about the download limitations like downloading videos with HBO Max app. If you want to play HBO Max videos offline on Mac, just follow the above guide.

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