Philo vs Pluto Live: which is better?

Updated November 17, 2021 • Staff

Devices: Pluto TV Live is more widely available than Philo

Pluto TV Live is available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Roku, Virgin Media, Vizio SmartCast, webOS, Xbox One or Xbox Series X/S.

Whereas Philo is only available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS or Roku. That's 7 less devices than Pluto TV Live

Channel count: Philo has 39 channels more than Pluto TV Live

Philo's lineup includes 68 channels whereas Pluto TV Live has only 29 channels. Getting a subscription to Philo will give you access to 39 more channels than Pluto TV Live. 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: Pluto TV Live does not offer a trial

Pluto TV Live does not offer a free trial.

Find out more on Pluto TV Live

Philo's specialty

The specialties of Philo are: Lifestyle, News.

Pluto TV Live's specialty

The specialties of Pluto TV Live are: News.

Line-up: Channels on Philo and not Pluto TV Live

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

  • A&E
  • AccuWeather
  • American Heroes Channel
  • Animal Planet
  • aspireTV
  • AXS TV
  • BBC America
  • BBC World News
  • BET
  • BET Her
  • Cleo TV
  • CMT
  • Comedy Central
  • Cooking Channel
  • Crackle
  • Crime-Investigation
  • Destination America
  • Discovery Channel
  • Discovery Family
  • Discovery Life
  • DIY Network
  • Food Network
  • FYI
  • Game Show Network
  • GetTV
  • Great American Country
  • Hallmark Channel
  • Hallmark Drama
  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
  • HGTV
  • History
  • IFC
  • INSP
  • 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 One
  • UPtv
  • VH1
  • Vice
  • WE tv

Line-up: Channels on Pluto TV Live and not Philo

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

  • BBC Food
  • BBC Home
  • Bein Sports XTRA
  • CBS Sports HQ
  • CBSN
  • Check with Pluto TV for the full channel lineup
  • CNN
  • ET Live
  • Food TV
  • Fox Sports
  • Major League Soccer
  • MLB
  • NBC News Now
  • Newsmax
  • NFL Channel
  • Nosey
  • People TV
  • PGA Tour
  • Pluto Channels
  • Sky News
  • Smithsonian Channel
  • Stories AMC
  • TBN
  • Today
  • TV Land Drama
  • WeatherNation
  • WPT

Line-up: Channels on both Pluto TV Live and Philo

The channels that are available on both Pluto TV Live and Philo are:

  • AMC
  • Bloomberg Television
  • Cheddar
  • Cheddar News
  • TV Land

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