by Joe White
April 29, 2011
HBO's universal HBO Go iOS application is now available to download in the App Store. The app is currently available to download for free, and the service itself is free to use for HBO subscribers (through "participating television providers"). HBO Go works over both Wi-Fi and 3G, and it gives users access to 1,400 of their favorite shows - including True Blood, Game of Thrones and Boardwalk Empire. Because the app is universal, the same version will run natively on all of your iOS devices. As outlined in the app's release notes, features of HBO Go include:
If you're an HBO subscriber, take a look at HBO Go in the App Store. As mentioned, it's currently available to download for free. And if you do, let us know your thoughts on the application in the comments.
- Keep up with your favorites. Watch everything you love about HBO, including HBO original programming, hit movies, sports, comedy and every episode of the best HBO shows, including True Blood®, Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire®, Entourage®, The Sopranos®, Curb Your Enthusiasm®, Sex and the City®, The Wire® and more. Plus, get bonus features and special behind-the-scenes extras!
- Take it with you. Get instant access to HBO GO whenever you want, wherever you are—and never miss a moment of your favorite HBO shows.
- Make it your own. Create a customized Watchlist to catch up on all your favorite HBO shows and hit movies at your convenience. Plus, set a Series Pass® to automatically load your list with all the HBO Original Series you love.
- Enjoy more HBO. Get even more of your favorite HBO programming with HBO GO—FREE with your HBO subscription through participating television providers.
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