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How to Cancel Philo [Any Platform and Device]

By Kyle Kapper

Updated Sep 30, 2023

Cancel Philo

    With the ever-growing landscape of streaming services, more than 200 options are available globally, providing viewers with endless choices for their entertainment needs. Among these platforms, Philo stands out as an accessible and flexible alternative to traditional cable and satellite. However, as with any subscription-based service, it’s crucial to know how to cancel your subscription to avoid unwanted charges.

    As the number of streaming services continues to rise, managing subscriptions and costs can become a daunting task. More than a fifth of consumers (21%) report spending between $20 and $29.99 per month on streaming subscriptions, with 15% even exceeding $50. Since you’re reading this, chances are you’re also striving to take control over your monthly expenses and eliminate redundant fees by terminating your Philo subscription.

    In this comprehensive guide, we’ll walk you through the necessary steps to ensure you’re not billed for the next cycle. Whether you signed up directly on the website or via an app or service, you’ll learn how to cancel Philo subscription with ease. 

    Let’s start by discussing the reasons that can make you decide to unsubscribe from Philo.

    Why Cancel Philo Subscription: The Cost of Subscription

    Philo is a popular American live TV streaming service offering cost-effectiveness and simplicity. The single plan is priced at $25 per month, provides for ten user profiles, and includes 64 channels. 

    However, users can opt for extra-paid premium channels. For instance, you can have Epix for $6 per month and Starz for $9 per month. Also, the Movies & More add-on enables you to watch extra movie channels like Sony Movies, Cinémoi, and HDNet Movies for $3 per month.

    Let’s summarize the Philo features.

    Monthly FeeNumber of ChannelsUser ProfilesAd-FreeLive SportsEasy-to-use and navigate
    $2564Up to 10NoNoYes

    So, although the base monthly fee is low, when you add your favorite channels and calculate the extra costs, you can feel like you are being misled. On top of that, Philo’s streaming is not ad-free. And though you can skip the ads during recorded programs, they still remain a nuisance. 

    Here’s a table showing what you can watch with Philo.

    Channels Included in Philo SubscriptionExtra Channels for Extra Payment
    AXS TV BBC America CLEO TV Food Network Lifetime Motor Trend MTVEpix – $6 per month Starz – $9 per monthMovies & More add-on – $3 per month(incl. Sony Movies, Cinémoi, and HDNet Movies)

    Given all the advantages and downsides of Philo, you may decide that it’s not the best fit for your needs. 

    How to Cancel Philo Through Their Website

    1. Go to your Account page on the Philo website. 

    2. Click “Cancel my subscription” at the bottom of the page. 

    3. Confirm by clicking “Cancel subscription.”

    After cancellation, you’ll still have access to Philo until your trial or billing period ends.

    Cancel Philo Through Android or Fire Mobile Device

    If you have an Android or Fire mobile device, you can cancel your direct Philo subscription within the app:

    1. Open the Philo app

    2. Navigate to the Settings page

    3. Tap “Update my account.” 

    4. Scroll down and tap “Cancel my subscription.” 

    5. Confirm by tapping “Cancel subscription.”

    Cancel Philo Subscription on Roku Pay

    1. Press the home button on your Roku remote. 

    2. Highlight the Philo app

    3. Press the star button on your remote. 

    4. Click “Manage subscription.” 

    5. Click “Cancel subscription” twice. 

    6. Click “Done” to complete the process.

    How to Cancel Philo Subscription Through Amazon

    You can cancel your Philo subscription via Amazon using two different methods:

    Philo Cancel Method #1

    1. Visit

    2. Locate your Philo subscription, and click the “Actions” drop-down list. 

    3. Select “Turn off auto-renewal” and confirm.

    Philo Cancel Method #2

    1. Go to your Amazon account and click “Membership & Subscriptions.” 

    2. Click “App Subscription Settings.” 

    3. Locate your Philo subscription, and click the “Actions” drop-down list.

    4. Select “Turn off auto-renewal” and confirm.

    Cancel Philo Subscription on iPhone or iPad

    1. Open the Settings app

    2. Tap your name.

    3. Tap “Subscriptions.” 

    4. Select the Philo subscription

    5. Tap “Cancel Subscription” and confirm.

    Cancel Philo Subscription on Mac

    1. Open the App Store app

    2. Click your name or sign in if necessary. 

    3. Click “Account Settings.” 

    4. Scroll to “Subscriptions” and click “Manage.” 

    5. Find your Philo subscription, and click “Edit.”

    6. Click “Cancel Subscription” and confirm.

    How to Cancel Philo Subscription on Apple TV

    1. Navigate to “Settings” on your Apple TV.

    2. Select “Users & Accounts.”

    3. Choose the appropriate account.

    4. Click on “Subscriptions.”

    5. Find Philo in the list of subscriptions.

    6. Click “Cancel Subscription” to complete the process.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Am I Eligible for a Refund Upon Canceling My Philo Subscription?

    Refunds or credits are generally not provided after canceling your subscription, except when required by law or if you disagree with Philo’s terms and conditions.

    Will I Be Charged If I Don’t Cancel During the Free Trial Period?

    Yes, if you do not cancel your subscription during the free trial period, you will be billed for the service.

    How Do I Cancel Philo Subscription?

    To terminate your subscription, visit your Account page on the Philo website and choose the “Cancel subscription” option located at the bottom of the page. If your subscription is managed through a third-party billing provider, you’ll need to cancel it using their platform.

    Do Subscriptions Automatically Renew?

    Yes, Philo subscriptions will continue to renew on a monthly basis until you unsubscribe from the service.

    When Does Cancellation Take Effect?

    Cancellation becomes effective on your next monthly billing date.

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