How to Set Up Your Philips Hue Lights

[Control your light bulbs from anywhere in your home, or from anywhere in the world]

Philips Hue bulbs are smart light bulbs, which control your light bulbs from anywhere in your home over WiFi, or from anywhere in the world over internet.

When connected to your Wi-Fi network, you can change the colors of these LEDs using your iPhone (or from other smart-home controlling devices, like the Amazon Echo), and even turn them on automatically when you wake up, arrive home or even when your favorite team scores.

These are light bulbs that work with any standard light socket that you already have in your house’s light fixtures, but they have some added internal components that allow them to be controlled wirelessly from your smartphone.

Philips Hue is easy to setup and control. All you need is a starter kit or a separate Philips Hue bridge and the Philips Hue app on your smart device.

What all you can do with Philips Hue lighting system:

  • Set various lighting tones and colours to suit your mood. You have a choice of 16 million colours!!
  • Set the lights to a soft white hue for the time when you want to read.
  • You can connect up to a maximum of 50 lights.
  • You can control the lights via the app.
  • The lights can be set to be on or off when not at home.
  • You can utilize the timer feature to set an alarm & change the lights over time.
  • There is even a special “Energize” setting feature. On using it, you get a super vibrant light which is said to boost your energy levels.
  • You can even fit in the bulbs in a table lamp.

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Posted on : 30 Mar 2016 @ 11:02

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