Philo is an application which allows you to watch live and on-demand videos on your devices. If you are using Philo for the first time, you can use a trial version for 7 days and check the benefits. You can either stream live and on-demand videos on the web or install Philo app on streaming devices like Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Android phones & tablets, Amazon Fire TV Stick, and iOS devices. Currently, Philo app is not compatible with Chromecast. But you can still watch Philo videos on TV by screen mirroring using Google Chromecast. Let us discuss how to cast Philo to Chromecast in this post.
How to cast Philo to Chromecast?
As mentioned earlier, Philo app is not compatible with Chromecast. Hence, you have to use either of the below methods to stream Philo on TV using Chromecast:
- Screen Mirror Android to TV
- Cast using Chrome browser on Desktop
Screen Mirror Android to TV
Follow the steps below to screen mirror Android phone to your TV using Chromecast:
1: Go to “Settings” on your Android phone.
2: On the “Settings” page, click on Connected Devices option.
3: You will find an option “Connection Preferences” under Connected Devices option. Click on it.
4: This page contains the “Cast” menu. Tap on the “Cast” button.
Note: This steps might vary depending on the Android OS you are using and the model of your phone.
5: You will find the device names which are ready to cast in this page. Click on the Chromecast device to which you want to mirror your phone.
6: A pop-up will appear to remind you about “Screen Mirroring“. Click “Yes” to proceed.
The entire phone screen will now appear on your TV. Now open Philo app on your Android phone and start playing a video.
The video will now get streamed on your TV. This is one way of watching Philo using Chromecast.
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Chromecast Philo using Chrome Browser to TV
1: Open “https://www.philo.com” on your Chrome browser.
2: Right-click on the webpage and click on the “Cast” button.
3: The browser will search for the available Chromecast devices and displays them.
4: Click on the sources dropdown button and choose “Cast Tab” option.
5: Now click on the device name to cast the web page to the TV.
Thus, the above are the steps required to cast Philo to Chromecast.
You can follow any one of the two methods mentioned above to watch Philo on TV. By casting Philo app, you can enjoy watching your favourite TV shows and on-demand videos on the big screen. As of now, Philo app is not compatible with Chromecast and you may get Chromecast support in the near future.
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