How to Watch Philo on LG TV [2 Alternative Ways]

Philo on LG TV

Philo is a digital streaming service for watching live TV channels and on-demand videos. The subscription of Philo costs $20 per month for 61 channels, including BBC America, TLC, HGTV, and Comedy Central. You get content in different genres from entertainment, news, sports, kids, etc. The service offers cloud DVR recording, and the users can record shows to watch them later at any time and anywhere. The users may experience an average delay of 30 seconds for live streaming. You can stream the Philo TV app on three devices simultaneously and can create up to 10 different profiles. If you are unaware of how to stream Philo on LG Smart TV, this article will help you out.

How to Get Philo on LG TV

You cannot directly download Philo on the LG smart TV as it is not available on the LG Content Store. Alternatively, you can rely on Chromecast and AirPlay method to let enjoy streaming it on LG Smart TV.

Method 1: How to Stream Philo on LG Smart TV using AirPlay

If you’re an iOS user, you can use the AirPlay on LG Smart TV to screen mirror the Philo content to your smart TV. The steps are as follows.

[1] Initially, connect your LG smart TV and iOS device to the same WiFi connection.

[2] Search for the Philo app on your iPhone or iPad from the App Store and install it.

[3] Then, on your LG Smart TV, you need to turn on the AirPlay. To do so, go to Home >> Home Dashboard >> AirPlay >> AirPlay & Home Kit Settings >> AirPlay >> Turn on.

Turn On AirPlay

[4] Now, drag down the Control Center on your iOS device and tap on the Screen Mirroring option.

 tap on the Screen Mirroring option.

[5] Play any video from the Philo, and it gets mirrored onto your LG Smart TV.

Method 2: How to Watch Philo on LG Smart TV using Chromecast

With the Chromecast device, you can easily cast the Philo content to your smart TV, and the steps are as follows.

[1] Connect your Chromecast device to your LG smart TV’s HDMI port and turn on the internet connection.

[2] You can install the Philo application from the Play Store on your Android smartphone. Enter the Philo TV login credentials to access your account.

[3] Now, connect your Andriod Phone and Chromecast to the Wi-Fi of the same internet connection.

[4] Choose any video from the Philo app and click the Cast icon on the top of the screen.

Click Cast option

[5] The device will look for a nearby device. Select your Chromecast device.

[6] That’s it. The selected video will be cast and appear on your LG Smart TV.

Stream Philo on LG TV

How to Get Philo on Older Model LG Smart TV

You need to connect any streaming devices like Apple TV, Chromecast, Firestick, Roku, and Android TV. Then, connect your LG smart TV and streaming device to the same WiFi connection. Search for the Philo app from the respective App Store and click Get to download the app.

These are the possible methods to stream the contents from the Philo app on your LG Smart TV. Follow these alternative methods until you get the chance to add the app to LG smart TV. Philo is the best and most affordable platform to watch live TV channels, and it has a 7-day free trial. However, Philo is available only in the U.S. If you are not living in the US, you can still watch Philo TV on your TV using a VPN. 


Do LG TVs support Philo?

LG App store does not officially hold the Philo app. But, you can use Chromecast or AirPlay to cast the content. The above article will guide you.

What devices support Philo?

Philo supports all major streaming devices like Android or iOS smartphones, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Chromecast, Apple TV, Google TV, and Smart TV.

How many devices can you have on Philo?

You can stream Philo on three different devices at the same time.