AT&T to Give DirecTV Now Subscribers Free Year of HBO
AT&T today sweetened the deal for some subscribers to its DirecTV Now streaming television service. New customers who subscribe to either the Go Big or Gotta Have It packages will be given a free year of HBO. The Go Big plan costs $60 per month and includes more than 100 channels, while the Gotta Have It plan costs $70 per month and includes more than 120 channels. Normally, HBO costs an extra $5 per month. Further, AT&T is offering new customers a free Apple TV when they pre-pay for three months of any DirecTV Now package. Both the free HBO and free Apple TV offers end March 30.
AT&T Bundling HBO for Free with Some DirecTV Now Plans
AT&T is rewarding what it calls "loyal" customers of its DirecTV Now service with free HBO. People who subscribe to the Go Big and Gotta Have It packages will receive HBO for free for 12 months.
AT&T Giving HBO to Unlimited Plus Customers for Free
AT&T today said customers who subscribe to its Unlimited Plus wireless plan will be given free access to HBO. There are three ways to watch HBO for free.
DirecTV Now's $35 Introductory Rate Goes Away Jan 9
AT&T will raise the price of its Go Big DirecTV Now package from the special, introductory rate of $35 per month to the standard $60 per month price early next month. "Any current DirecTV Now customers, and those who sign up before the promotion ends, will stay at the special price of $35 for 'Go Big' package," said the company in a statement provided to the Dallas Business Journal.
Verizon to Offer HBO Now to Wireless Customers
Verizon and HBO today announced the immediate availability of HBO Now to Verizon's internet and TV customers. Subscribers to Verizon's FiOS broadband and television services can trial HBO Now for free for 30 days, after which it will cost $15 per month.