How to watch Philo on Roku

Roku media devices allow viewers to watch their favorite TV shows and movies from almost any streaming service. Many come pre-installed as apps (a Roku stick even has dedicated buttons for Netflix and Apple TV+) while others can be downloaded on the home display.  

Philo is an affordable streaming service with 60+ channels of live TV and on-demand content. At only $25 a month, you get channels like AMC, Paramount Network, Hallmark, Nickelodeon, and MTV, plus simultaneous streams on 3 devices, DVR storage, and the option to make up to 10 individual profiles in one account. 

Is Philo available on Roku?

Yes, you can watch Philo on Roku. Follow these simple steps:

1. Subscribe to Philo here.

2. Go to the home screen on your Roku device.

3. Locate the Roku App Store (Roku calls it the "Channel Store" or "Streaming Channels").

4. Use the search function to find Philo.

5. Select "Go to Channel".

6. Once installed, log in using the credentials you chose in step 1 (when you signed up for Philo).

7. You can now watch Philo on Roku. Enjoy!

What is Philo?

Once called Tivli, Philo is a streaming service that was first started in Harvard University by a Facebook co-founder. In August 2020, they announced that they reached the milestone of 750,000 subscribers.

Price: $25/month

Free Trial: 7 days

Device availability: Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS, iPhone, Roku, Samsung TV, Vizio Smart TV

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