Philo vs Frndly TV: which is better?

Updated January 2, 2022 • Staff

Our verdict: go with Philo

We rank streaming services based on their value: how much will each dollar of subscription get you. Our score for Philo is 3 value units for each dollar and our score for Frndly TV is 3 value units for each dollar.

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Popularity: Philo is more popular than Frndly TV

Philo has 750,000 subscribers whereas Frndly TV has 500,000 subscribers. This means that Philo has 250,000 more subscribers than Frndly TV.

Price: Frndly TV is cheaper than Philo

Frndly TV's costs $6 whereas Philo costs $25. Getting Philo instead of Frndly TV will set you back $19 more every month.

Devices: Philo is more widely available than Frndly TV

Philo is available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS or Roku.

Whereas Frndly TV is only available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, iOS or Roku. That's 1 less devices than Philo

Channel count: Philo has 53 channels more than Frndly TV

Philo's lineup includes 68 channels whereas Frndly TV has only 15 channels. Getting a subscription to Philo will give you access to 53 more channels than Frndly TV. That's quite a bit of channels.

Trial: Philo offers a trial

Philo has a trial. The trial duration is 7 days.

Find out more on Philo

Trial: Frndly TV offers a trial

Frndly TV has a trial. The trial duration is 7 days.

Find out more on Frndly TV

Philo's specialty

The specialties of Philo are: Lifestyle, News.

Frndly TV's specialty

The specialties of Frndly TV are: Family.

Line-up: Channels on Philo and not Frndly TV

The channels that Philo has and which are not available on Frndly TV:

  • A&E
  • AccuWeather
  • AMC
  • American Heroes Channel
  • Animal Planet
  • aspireTV
  • AXS TV
  • BBC America
  • BBC World News
  • BET
  • BET Her
  • Bloomberg Television
  • Cheddar
  • Cheddar News
  • Cleo TV
  • CMT
  • Comedy Central
  • Cooking Channel
  • Crackle
  • Crime-Investigation
  • Destination America
  • Discovery Channel
  • Discovery Family
  • Discovery Life
  • DIY Network
  • Food Network
  • FYI
  • GetTV
  • Great American Country
  • HGTV
  • History
  • IFC
  • Investigation Discovery
  • Law&Crime
  • Lifetime
  • LMN
  • Logo
  • MotorTrend
  • MTV
  • MTV Classic
  • MTV Live
  • MTV2
  • Newsy
  • Nick Jr.
  • Nickelodeon
  • Nicktoons
  • OWN
  • Paramount Network
  • PeopleTV
  • REVOLT
  • Revry
  • Science Channel
  • Sundance TV
  • Tastemade
  • TeenNick
  • TLC
  • Travel Channel
  • TV Land
  • TV One
  • VH1
  • Vice
  • WE tv

Line-up: Channels on Frndly TV and not Philo

The channels that Frndly TV has which are not available on Philo:

  • BabyFirst TV
  • CuriosityStream
  • Light TV
  • Outdoor Channel
  • PixL
  • QVC
  • Sportsman Channel
  • The Weather Channel
  • World Fishing Network

Line-up: Channels on both Frndly TV and Philo

The channels that are available on both Frndly TV and Philo are:

  • Game Show Network
  • Hallmark Channel
  • Hallmark Drama
  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
  • INSP
  • UPtv

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