Philo vs Xumo Live: which is better?

Updated January 1, 2022 • Staff

Devices: Xumo TV is more widely available than Philo

Xumo TV is available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, iOS, Panasonic, Roku, Samsung TV, Visio TV, webOS or Xfinity Flex.

Whereas Philo is only available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS or Roku. That's 3 less devices than Xumo TV

Channel count: Philo has 54 channels more than Xumo TV

Philo's lineup includes 68 channels whereas Xumo TV has only 14 channels. Getting a subscription to Philo will give you access to 54 more channels than Xumo 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: Xumo TV does not offer a trial

Xumo TV does not offer a free trial.

Find out more on Xumo TV

Philo's specialty

The specialties of Philo are: Lifestyle, News.

Xumo TV's specialty

The specialties of Xumo TV are: News.

Line-up: Channels on Philo and not Xumo TV

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

  • A&E
  • AMC
  • American Heroes Channel
  • Animal Planet
  • aspireTV
  • AXS TV
  • BBC America
  • BBC World News
  • BET
  • BET Her
  • Bloomberg Television
  • 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
  • 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
  • Revry
  • Science Channel
  • Sundance TV
  • Tastemade
  • TeenNick
  • TLC
  • Travel Channel
  • TV Land
  • TV One
  • UPtv
  • VH1
  • Vice
  • WE tv

Line-up: Channels on Xumo TV and not Philo

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

  • ABC News Live
  • AccuWeather Now
  • CBC News
  • CBSN
  • Check with Xumo for the full channel lineup
  • Fox Sports
  • NBC News Now
  • PGA Tour
  • Today
  • USA Today

Line-up: Channels on both Xumo TV and Philo

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

  • AccuWeather
  • Cheddar
  • Cheddar News
  • History

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