Philo is an online streaming service that you need to watch TV channels online without cable. You can watch live tv and on-demand shows and record them using cloud DVR for offline viewing. Currently, it has 60+ channels, including AMC, Animal Planet, BBC America, BET, Comedy Central, Discovery Channel, Food Network, and more. If you are looking for kid’s entertainment, it offers Nickelodeon, Nick Jr, and TeenNick. Let’s see how to install the Philo on Apple TV.

Philo TV Subscription

You can easily personalize the app by creating up to six accounts. It offers 63 channels at $25 per month, including a 7-day free trial. You will also get unlimited cloud DVR at zero additional cost. Philo allows you to stream 3 devices simultaneously at the same time. You will get nine more channels with this pack if you pay $4 per month additionally.

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How to Download Philo on Apple TV

Philo offers more than 50000+ shows and movies, unlimited DVR, and much more in a separate application. It is officially available in the Apple App Store, and the download takes only a few minutes. Ensure you have an Apple TV with tvOS version 13.0 or more to install. For more details about the new Philo registration, just tap the link.

Here is a guide to installing and streaming the Philo TV app on Apple TV.

#1. Power on your Apple TV and connect it to the internet.

#2. Go to the home screen and open the App Store.

Home screen of Apple TV

#3. Click on the Search bar and type Philo using the virtual keyboard.

Search bar on the app store

#4. Tap on the Get/Install button to download the app.

#5. After installing it, select Open to launch Philo.

#6. Now, click on Start Free Trial and enter your mobile number.

Sign up page of Philo on Apple TV

#7. You will receive a link on your mobile.

#8. Open the link and choose Confirm Sign-Up.

Activate Philo by entering the code

#9. Enjoy access to a 7-day free trial on your Apple TV to stream Philo channels.

Philo shows on tv screen

Alternate Method: Using Screen Mirroring

Unfortunately, if you have a tvOS version below 13.0 you won’t be able to download the Philo app. In that case, you can use the AirPlay feature from your iOS device to stream contents to tv. But ensure that your device has iOS version 13.0 or later.

Here is a guide to stream Hallmark TV using your iPhone.

#1. Connect your iPhone and Apple TV to the same Wi-Fi network.

#2. Download the Philo app from the App Store.

#3. Once it gets installed, launch the app and sign in with your credentials.

#4. Navigate to the Control Center of your iPhone and tap the Screen Mirroring option.

Screen mirroring option on iPhone

#5. From the list, select your Apple TV.

#6. It will start mirroring your iPhone screen to tv.

Now you can access live tv, favorite movies, or shows of Philo.

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Philo Other Supported Devices

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  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Amazon Fire Tablet
  • Android (Smartphone/Tablet)
  • iOS (Smartphone/Tablet)
  • Android TV
  • Google Chromecast
  • PC and Mac browsers
  • Roku
  • Sony Smart TV
  • VIZIO Smart TV


1) Is Philo available on Apple TV?

Yes, it is available for the 4th and 5th generations of Apple TV.

2) How to activate Philo for free using a browser?

Just visit the webpage from your browser and follow the instructions.