How to watch Philo on Vizio Smart TV

Aside from affordable 4K viewing, the Vizio Smart TV is also known for its TV streaming capabilities. It comes equipped with pre-installed streaming services, has a SmartCast option to connect your devices to, and it's compatible with many apps that are not immediately found on the home display. 

Philo, meanwhile, is a popular streaming service with 60+ live TV and on-demand channels, including TLC, HGTV, Paramount Network, and AMC. Its lineup may be lean when compared to other live TV streamers (it also skews more entertainment than sports) but it's certainly competitive for only $25 a month.

Is Philo available on Vizio Smart TV?

Yes, you can watch Philo on Vizio Smart TV. Follow these simple steps:

1. Subscribe to Philo here.

2. Go to the home screen on your Vizio Smart TV device.

3. Locate the App Store.

4. Use the search function to find Philo.

5. Select "Download".

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 Vizio Smart TV. 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

Channel lineup: 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, 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 Land, TV One, UPtv, VH1, Vice, WE tv

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