Epix.com Devices, Price, Activation, Cancellation & More

What Is Epix Now?

Epix Now is a streaming service that offers movies and TV shows. Epix is a joint venture between Viacom, Paramount Pictures, and MGM.

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How Much Does Epix Now Cost?

Epix Now is a streaming service that offers movies and TV shows for a monthly fee. The cost of Epix Now varies depending on the subscription plan that you choose. There is a free trial available, and the monthly payment for the basic plan is $5.99 via the Epix NOW app.

You can also subscribe to Epix through Amazon Prime Channels, Apple TV, or Sling TV. The price for subscriptions through these services vary. You can refer to the table below or visit each provider’s website for up-to-date pricing.

EPIX plans and pricing

Amazon Prime Video Apple TV AT&T TV NOWSling TV YouTube TV EPIX NOW
Monthly price$12.99Free$65$30$49.99$5.99
EPIX add-on price$5.99/mo.$5.99/mo.$6/mo.$5/mo.$5.99/mo.N/A
Number of channels100+30+45-125+32-5370+4
Offline downloadsYesYesYesNoYesYes
Original content YesN/ANoNoNoYes
Streaming qualityUp to Ultra HDUp to 4K HDRUp to 60 fps*N/AUp to 1080pUp to 4K Ultra HD
Live streamingYesYesYesYesYesYes
Epix Pricing Table

How Can I Get Epix?

Subscribe to EPIX through supported providers like Comcast Xfinity, Cox, DISH, DIRECTV (return DirecTV equipment), Spectrum, Verizon FIOS, and more.

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Subscribe to EPIX through supported providers like Amazon Prime Video Channels, Apple TV Channels, AT&T TV NOW, The Roku Channel, Sling TV, and YouTube TV.

If you don’t have a cable provider, you can download the EPIX NOW app to get instant access through your favorite app store. EPIX NOW costs $5.99/month.

What devices support Epix?

The following devices support the Epix app.

  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Android phone and tablet using version 6 and above
  • Android TV
  • Apple TV 4 devices or later and tvOS12 or above
  • Chromecast
  • iPad or iPhone using iOS 11.0 or higher
  • Kindle Fire
  • Roku devices using OS 9.0.0 and higher
  • TiVo 4, 5, and 6
  • Xbox Consoles

If the app does not work for any reason, you can access the service through the EPIX.com website using the latest browser on your laptop or desktop. 

How To Create An Epix Now Account?

To create an account, go to the Epix Now website and click “Sign Up.” Enter your email address and create a password. You will also be asked to provide your zip code. Click “Create Account,” and you’re done!

You can also subscribe to EPIX NOW through Google Play, iTunes, Roku, and the Amazon AppStore. Download the EPIX NOW app on the chosen app store and follow the instructions within the app to create your account.

How To Activate Epix Now?

To Activate Epix Now:

  1. On your web browser, go to epixnow.com/activate/
  2. Enter the activation code you get from your device.
  3. Select your TV provider to sign in and access the app.

The EPIX NOW app on your device refreshes, and you will have access to EPIX NOW streaming. Please note that you must have the EPIX NOW app on your device to do complete the steps. You can also go to epix.com/devices to activate a device by logging in with your service provider.

epixnow.com/activate

Activate Epix Now On Roku

To Activate Epix Now On Roku:

  • Add Epix Now by clicking the “Add channel” button on your Roku’s channel store.
  • Open the Epix Now channel.
  • Click sign-in.
  • Select the option to sign in with an activation code.
  • Scan the barcode using a smartphone or,
  • Go to epixnow.com/activate.
  • On the screen, it will ask you to enter the device activation code.
  • Enter the code to access Epix Now on Roku.

How Do I Watch EPIX on My Roku?

To watch Epix on your Roku, subscribe to EPIX through supported providers like Amazon Prime Video Channels, Apple TV Channels, AT&T TV NOW, The Roku Channel, Sling TV, and YouTube TV. Download the EPIX NOW app through your favorite app store to get instant access.

Is Epix on Roku Free?

Roku offered every Roku user 30 days of free premium streaming, which means access to Showtime, Epix, Smithsonian, Screambox, Hallmark, and A&E Crime content, as well as dozens of other channels. After the trial, you need a paid subscription to continue watching Epix for free on Roku.

How Do I Activate EPIX on My Firestick?

When you launch EPIX NOW on your Fire TV/Firestick, you get a prompt to activate the application if you are subscribed and wish to watch movies or shows. You can select Activate from the start-up screen, or it will appear the first time you press watch on any content page.

To activate epix.com on devices like the Firestick:

  • On your web browser, go to epixnow.com/activate/
  • Enter the activation code you get from your Firestick device.
  • Select your TV provider to sign in and access the app.

Is Epix Free on Firestick?

EPIX is available to customers using Amazon Fire TV devices. You can download the free app on the Amazon Fire TV store free of charge, but it requires a subscription from a service provider to watch content.

How To Activate Epix on Tivo

Here’s how to use the EPIX app:

  • From the TiVo Home screen, choose Apps > EPIX.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to link your TiVo box to your EPIX account or create a new account.
  • Choose a show from one of the available categories, search for shows, and enjoy EPIX original programming.

You may need to further activate Epix on your Tivo by following the instructions at the beginning of the article.

How to Activate Epix on Apple TV

  • Launch the Epix app on your Apple TV.
  • Copy the activation code and open a browser on your PC or smartphone.
  • Visit epixnow.com/activate and enter the code.
  • Select your TV provider and sign in to the account.

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How To Sign In Using Epix.com/devices

You can also sign in and activate Epix Now by going to epixnow.com/devices. The page redirects to https://epix.com/login and asks you to select your provider.

  • Using a web browser, go to epix.com/devices.
  • Select your TV service provider.
  • Click Login.
  • Enter the 6-digit activation code from your TV screen.
  • Click Activate.

How To Cancel Epix NOW Subscription

How to cancel EPIX NOW? You can cancel your EPIX NOW subscription at any time. However, the steps depend on how you activated EPIX NOW. If you know which provider you used to subscribe to EPIX NOW, use the table of contents to skip ahead for the correct instructions:

How To Cancel A Direct EPIX NOW Subscription

Cancel EPIX NOW Subscription

If you signed up on EPIXNOW.com, cancel your subscription at any time by contacting Customer Service via email. You will continue to have access to EPIX NOW until the end of your current billing cycle.

If you are subscribed to EPIX NOW via a supported app store, you must cancel your subscription directly in the store (see below for instructions). You will continue to have access until the end of your current billing cycle.

How To Cancel A EPIX Subscription Through Google Play Store

If you signed up for EPIX NOW through Google Play, you must cancel your subscription through Google Play. Here’s what you need to do:

From an Android Device:

  1. Open the Google Play Store
  2. Select the menu button (three stacked lines on the left).
  3. Choose Subscription.
  4. Find the EPIX NOW app in the list and then select Cancel.

From a Computer:

  1. Go to https://play.google.com/store/account
  2. Locate and select Subscriptions.
  3. Locate EPIX NOW and choose Cancel.

If you’re having trouble when trying to cancel your EPIX NOW subscription through Google, don’t hesitate to get in touch with Google Play Support at https://support.google.com/googleplay or 855-836-3987. You can also read Google’s help article, Cancel EPIX NOW, on the Google Play store.

How To Cancel EPIX NOW On Apple

If you subscribed to EPIX NOW through any of Apple’s services (Apple TV, iPhone, or iPad), here’s how to cancel your subscription:

Cancel Epix Now On iPhone or iPad:

  1. Open the App Store.
  2. Select your profile in the upper right-hand corner.
  3. Choose Subscriptions and select EPIX NOW.
  4. Select Cancel Subscription.
  5. Follow the directions to complete the cancellation.

Cancel Epix On Apple TV:

  1. Open Settings on your Apple TV.
  2. Select Users & Accounts, and choose Account.
  3. Select Subscriptions.
  4. Choose EPIX NOW and Cancel Subscription.

Cancel Epix On Mac:

  1. Open iTunes on your computer.
  2. Select Account from the and then View My Account and enter your password.
  3. Select Settings, then Subscriptions, and to the right, choose Manage.
  4. Choose EPIX NOW and Cancel Subscription.
  5. Select Done.

If you don’t see a cancel option, select ‘turn off auto-renewal. Doing so will terminate the subscription at the end of the current billing period. For more details about managing your subscription through iTunes, you can visit Apple’s support site.

How To Cancel Your EPIX On Roku

If you signed up through Roku, here’s how to cancel your EPIX NOW subscription:

From the Roku player (using a Roku remote that has a * button):

  1. Browse and highlight the EPIX NOW app from Roku home.
  2. Press the Options (*) button on your remote control.
  3. Select Manage Subscription from the options menu.
  4. Select Cancel Subscription.

From a Computer:

  1. Sign in to your Roku account at roku.com.
  2. Select Manage Your Subscriptions.
  3. Select EPIX NOW.
  4. Select Unsubscribe.

If you have any questions, contact Roku Support at https://support.roku.com/en-gb/ or 816-272-8106.

How To Cancel EPIX NOW On Amazon

You can cancel your EPIX NOW subscription by turning off auto-renewal from the Amazon website, the Amazon Appstore, or your Kindle Fire Tablet.

Cancel Epix On the Amazon website:

  1. Go to http://www.amazon.com
  2. On the upper right-hand side look for the ‘Your Account’ menu.
  3. Mouse over the ‘Your Account’ menu item and when the menu displays, look toward the bottom for ‘Your Android Apps and Devices’ and click it. You may be asked to sign in with your Amazon.com credentials if you are not signed in already.
  4. On the ‘Your Apps and Devices’ page, click ‘Your Subscriptions’ in the left-hand menu.
  5. Select your EPIX NOW subscription and click ‘Cancel Subscription’.

Cancel Epix Now On Fire Tablets:

  1. Tap ‘Apps’ and then tap ‘Store’.
  2. Open the menu, and then tap ‘Subscriptions’.
  3. Select your EPIX NOW subscription and click ‘Cancel Subscription’.

Cancel Epix On the Amazon Appstore:

  1. Open the menu, and then tap ‘Subscriptions’.
  2. Select your EPIX NOW subscription and click ‘Cancel Subscription’.

For more information on how to turn off auto-renewal, you can visit Amazon’s Manage Your Subscriptions help article. Your subscription remains active after turning off auto-renewal until the end date listed under ‘Manage Subscriptions.’

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