YouTube TV & Philo Could Be the Perfect Replacement to Cable TV




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Family watching TV

Family watching TVWhen cancelling cable, two top concerns are whether the switch to streaming will be cost effective and whether streaming services will offer all the channels a viewer wants to watch. Sometimes, a great streaming service will be missing a few channels and a cord cutter will subscriber to multiple services to get the full package.

Cost & Content

YouTube TV costs $49.99/month and offers 70+ channels of live and on-demand news, sports, and entertainment. While YouTube TV has many of the major channels, it’s also missing a few of the big ones, including Hallmark and Lifetime channels. That’s where Philo comes in. This $20/month subscription is lacking news and sports, which keeps the cost down, but offers entertainment channels that are missing from YouTube TV.

For $70/month, you’ll get over 100 live streaming channels, plus on-demand libraries with thousands of titles.


These are the channels you’ll get with YouTube TV and Philo combined.

  • A&E
  • ABC
  • ACCN
  • AMC
  • Adult Swim
  • American Heroes
  • Animal Planet
  • Aspire
  • AXS TV
  • BBC America
  • BBC World News
  • BET
  • Big Ten Network
  • Bravo
  • CBS
  • CBS Sports
  • CNBC
  • CNBC World
  • CNN
  • Cartoon Network
  • Cheddar Big News
  • Cheddar Business
  • Cheddar News
  • CMT
  • Comedy Central
  • Comet TV
  • Cooking Channel
  • Cozi TV
  • Destination America
  • Discovery
  • Discovery Family
  • Discovery Life
  • Disney
  • Disney Junior
  • Disney XD
  • DIY
  • E!
  • ESPN
  • ESPN 2
  • ESPN U
  • FOX
  • FOX Business
  • Fox News Channel
  • FS1
  • FS2
  • FX
  • FXM
  • FXX
  • Food Network
  • FOX Sports
  • Freeform
  • FYI
  • Game Show Network
  • Golf Channel
  • Great American Country
  • Hallmark Channel
  • Hallmark Drama
  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
  • HGTV
  • History Channel
  • HLN
  • IFC
  • Investigation Discovery
  • LAFC
  • Law & Crime
  • Lifetime
  • Lifetime Movie Network
  • Logo
  • Local Now
  • MLB Game of the Week
  • MLB Network
  • Motortrend
  • MTV
  • MTV Classic
  • MTV Live
  • MTV2
  • MyNetwork TV
  • NBA TV
  • NBC
  • NBC Sports
  • NBC Universo
  • NECN
  • NESN
  • NatGeo Wild
  • National Geographic
  • Newsy
  • Nickelodeon
  • Nick Jr.
  • NickToons
  • OWN
    Olympics Channel
  • Orlando City
  • Oxygen
  • Paramount Network
  • PBS
  • PBS Kids
  • People TV
  • Pop
  • Revolt
  • SEC ESPN Network
  • Science Channel
  • SNY
  • Smithsonian Channel
  • StartTV
  • SyFy
  • TBS
  • TeenNick
  • Turner Classic Movies
  • TLC
  • TNT
  • TYT
  • Tastemade
  • Telemundo
  • Tennis Channel
  • The CW
  • TLC
  • Travel Channel
  • Tru TV
  • TV Land
  • USA
  • Universal Kids
  • UP TV
  • VH1
  • Vice
  • WE TV
  • YES
  • YES Network
  • YouTube Originals

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