Philo is a streaming service for watching live TV channels and it is accessible only in the United States. It provides 60+ live TV channels for streaming and the popular channels are BBC America, Comedy Central, Food Network, AMC, Hallmark, TLC, HGTV, OWN, Nick, Discovery, Lifetime, and more. The Philo app is compatible with major smart TVs and streaming devices. You can watch the TV channels on the LG Smart TV using the Philo app.
Philo app can stream the TV channels on three devices simultaneously and you can add the ten profiles for a subscription. The individual profiles offer a personalized streaming experience. It has unlimited cloud DVR storage for recording the live TV streaming and you can watch the recorded content later. The recorded content will be available in the cloud for one year to access anytime. It also offers thousands of TV shows and movies for on-demand streaming.
Philo streaming service has only one subscription plan and its price is $25 per month. The subscription has a free trial for seven days and it also has premium TV channels as an add-on for additional subscriptions. You can cancel the Philo subscription anytime.
Watch Philo on LG Smart TV
The LG Content Store does not have the Philo app to install on the LG Smart TV. You can stream the Philo app on the LG Smart TV with a smartphone or PC. The Philo smartphone app has cast support to stream the TV channels on the TV.
How to Cast Philo on LG Smart TV Using Smartphone
(1). Connect the smartphone and the LG Smart TV to the same internet connection.
(2). Launch the Google Play Store and search for the Philo app.
(3). Download and install the Philo app on the smartphone.
(4). Launch the Philo app and sign in to your Philo subscription.
(5). Click the Cast icon at the top and choose the LG Smart TV from the available devices.
(6). Connect to the LG Smart TV and click the TV channel to stream.
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How to Cast Philo on LG Smart TV Using PC
(1). Ensure that the LG Smart TV and the PC are connected to the same WiFi network.
(2). Go to the Philo website on the Google Chrome browser on the PC.
(3). Select Sign In and enter the account credentials.
(4). Tap the three vertical dots icon in the browser top right corner and click the Cast option in the menu.
(5). Choose the LG Smart TV to connect and click the Sources drop-down option.
(6). Select the Cast tab to watch the Philo streaming on the LG TV.
Other than the casing method, you can use external streaming devices like Firestick or Roku. Connect an external streaming device to your LG TV and install the Philo app. Philo app is available for streaming devices like Fire TV Stick, Roku, Google TV, and Apple TV.
Philo is an excellent streaming service in the United States with a budget-friendly subscription. There are free TV channels available in the streaming service. If you have any doubts about the Philo app, let us know in the comments section below.