HBO and Cinemax will be offering free previews starting Friday, April 21st for many customers with cable or satellite TV service. The previews will be available with AT&T U-Verse, DirecTV, Dish Network and just confirmed, Frontier FiOS (licensed through Verizon).
We’re waiting to hear if other service providers such as Comcast/Xfinity, Charter, Cox, and Verizon FiOS will also be offering the preview.
The HBO & Cinemax preview is scheduled to run through Monday, April 24.
Get your DVRs cleared out! On Friday night during primetime HBO will be airing Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising, X-Men: Apocalypse, and Suicide Squad. Cinemax will be playing Gone in 60 Seconds, Black Mass, Scream 3, and The Pianist.
Here’s what channels you can find HBO and Cinemax on depending on service provider. For a full list of HD channels by provider see this HD Channels page.
- HBO 1802 – 1815
- Cinemax 1833 – 1846
- HBO 501 – 511
- Cinemax 515 – 523
- HBO 300 – 309
- Cinemax 310 – 314
Are you getting a free preview of HBO and Cinemax? Please let us know in the comments below.
I’ve been with Direct since 2011 and have no free preview.
I have Direct TV & is receiving the HBO free preview !!
I’m not receiving any free preview at this time