Create your personal wireless lighting environment with the Philips Hue connected bulbs and wireless bridge. And control it all with your iPhone or iPad from wherever you are. You can connect up to 50 Hue light bulbs to a single system, while using as much as 80% less energy than traditional bulbs.
Each Hue light bulb delivers 600 lumens and produces all shades of white, from warm to cold, and a wide variety of colour. Each bulb uses 80% less power than a traditional light bulb.
It's easy to extend your lighting system with additional single bulbs. All you need is the bridge that comes with the Starter Pack.
- Create and control your personal lighting scheme from your iPhone or iPad
- Wireless connectivity via easy-to-set-up bridge
- Light bulbs are compatible with most sockets
- Great quality of bright white light with tunable white and colours
- Create light settings based on your favourite photos
- Tune, dim, and control Hue from anywhere
- Choose from expert light recipes to help you relax or concentrate
- Set timers to help you wake up and pace your day
Did you notice?Each hue light bulb uses 80% less power than a traditional light bulb.
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What's in the Box?
- Three Hue Light Bulbs (screw fittings)
- One Hue Bridge
- Power supply for Hue Bridge
- LAN cable to connect the Hue Bridge to your router
- UPC or EAN No.: 8718291547792
Non-Apple Branded products / Third Party Products
- Note: Apple's One Year Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Non-Apple branded products may have the benefit of a manufacturer's warranty provided by the product manufacturer - Please see your product box and literature for details. Rights under the product manufacturer's warranty are in addition, and not instead of, any rights that you have under consumer protection laws.
- The Hue Bridge (included in the Starter Pack) is required for operation
Meet the hue app. The amazing way to control every Philips hue product in your home. All in the palm of your hand.
With hue, you’ll see light in a whole new way. It lets you set the ideal lighting for every occasion. It’s clever, intuitive and connected. It‘s a whole new experience.
We call it PERSONAL WIRELESS LIGHTING.
Hue lets you express who you are, through the way you light your home.
Hue can be wherever you want and you can access it whenever you want. Any room. Any space. All wirelessly, through your smart device.
At its heart, hue is a lighting solution for the home. It’s functional and practical. But it can also be emotive and inspiring. It’ll change the way you think about home lighting. Forever.
Philips hue starter pack (bulbs + Bridge; Bloom + Bridge; Iris + Bridge; LightStrips + Bridge). Single bulbs, Friends of hue lamps, and hue tap can then be added, up to a maximum of 50 products per Bridge.
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Ratings & Reviews
HUE is a WINNER!!!
Bought a starter kit plus 3 individual bulbs today. Took 10 minutes to set up. I had to convince the "geniuses" at the local Apple Bought a starter kit plus 3 individual bulbs today. Took 10 minutes to set up. I had to convince the "geniuses" at the local Apple Store that HUE really existed. They went online, discovered it did, went in the back room, found and sold them. No one had asked about them before I walked in.
They assured me I could return them in 14 days, so I decided to try them. Hue and the free App is amazing! Download your own pic. Touch it to turn on the lights. Group anyway you want, dim independently, color control independently.
If you turn off the wall switch, the bulbs forget where they were. Turn the switch back on, and the bulbs turn on to default approx. 3000 degrees K. Then touch any mood you set up on the iPhone, and it instantly changes colors & intensity.
We have a 50's Diner designed kitchen with black / white tile, red wall tile, red neon accents, so touch the 50's Diner photo, and 4 bulbs come on, 2 red and 2 whatever temp white you choose. Halloween? Orange no problem. Christmas? Red and Green.
1-A must if you are really into home automation, home theatre, etc.
2-Extremely high quality feel bulb design
3-Bulbs run barely warm and draw 8.5 watts max
4-Super easy to use
5-No need to use your iPhone. Set the onboard timer function for on / off. Gives that lived in look, and no need to turn on / off every time.
6-Full dimming capability
7-Default to Warm White (looks like 3000 degree K) if power fails and comes back on
8-No high frequency sound, no flicker, no RFI interference
9-Instantly group able and groups can be changed instantly
10-Philips is a leader in LED technology. I have over 100 Philips LED bulbs in service for over a year, with no failures. yet, Lights of America and other off brands have failed 100% in a year! The electronics fail, not the LED's themselves in the off brands.
11-Touch a pic of the room to turn the lights on.
12-Set a different background pic for every page of moods.
13-Set a page up for every room. This groups the bulbs to a scene in that room by choosing the specific page on the iPhone.
2-Only medium Base available today. I need Candelabra base and need R30
3-600 Lumen output is a little low but is OK
These bulbs are NOT going back!!! Wife loves them, as do I. 'Nuff said!!! …
- Written by John H from Lexington
1479 of 1656 people found this useful
Better than a double rainbow!
Picked up the starter pack today. Had it running in 5 minutes. It is SOOO much cooler than I expected. The app is great and easy t Picked up the starter pack today. Had it running in 5 minutes. It is SOOO much cooler than I expected. The app is great and easy to use. Just wish I could afford lots more bulbs! …
- Written by John H from cary
637 of 778 people found this useful
Ok got it working...
Controlling lights from iPad and iPhone is neat. Colors work well. There is a slight learning curve..
I recommend using all th Controlling lights from iPad and iPhone is neat. Colors work well. There is a slight learning curve..
I recommend using all the lights on setup, this may have been problem for me since I screwed in only one bulb..
Also I noted when you edit bulb name light flashes while in edit mode.
This would have been a definite 5 star but unfortunately tech support is nonexistent except for email. …
- Written by Gary T from MILLINGTON
617 of 762 people found this useful
Not nearly bright enough
Functionality and connectivity is 5/5 stars, user friendliness is 4/5 stars, brightness and ability to achieve its desired effect Functionality and connectivity is 5/5 stars, user friendliness is 4/5 stars, brightness and ability to achieve its desired effect 1/5 stars. At their brightest settings, these LEDs only put out 600 (if that) lumens MAX, and is usually less based on the color/effect you're trying to replicate. In a smaller room (12'x12'x8' ceiling) you could achieve the effects needed with all three lights together. Otherwise, individually, or in a larger room, they come off as dim. In order to get the desired effect, EACH LIGHT NEEDS TI BE A MINIMUM OF 1000 Lumens. …
- Written by Andrew W from Saint Louis
Look at other alternatives
This product is excellent when it works, but I've found the instructions to be very poor for a consumer product with very little s This product is excellent when it works, but I've found the instructions to be very poor for a consumer product with very little support offered by Phillips. The system is easy to set up, but that's as far as it goes, frequently find that lights do not switch off when they should and the bridge frequently has to be reconnected. To be honest I'd buy one of the cheaper alternatives if buying again …
- Written by Peter H from Maidstone
I just bought these lights what an incredible work of art. So easy to set up 5 min and the sky of different colors it's like havin I just bought these lights what an incredible work of art. So easy to set up 5 min and the sky of different colors it's like having a rainbow of colors it is so cool a little expensive but worth every penny. Well Done. Yes I would recommend to anybody who wants to have an awesome light System …
- Written by Steve T from Pointe-Claire
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
Can the Philips Hue connected Bulb be used with a dimmer switch?
- Asked by Oliver C
No dimmers at all. These lights are designed to be used with their app to control their brightness. No dimmers at all. These lights are designed to be used with their app to control their brightness. They require constant power on. Otherwise your main control box won't see the individual light if it's manually turned off with a switch. …
- Answered by Andrew W from Saint Louis
do you have to have wifi for these to work
- Asked by Taylor R from Ingleside
From what I understood, you need one bridge (like the one that comes in the starter pack) to connect From what I understood, you need one bridge (like the one that comes in the starter pack) to connect up to 50 Hue bulbs. The bridge needs a LAN connection (i.e. with a network cable, NOT wifi). The bulbs themselves have no internet connection themselves. …
- Answered by Soumik S from Toronto
During winter time, my spouse experiences Seasonal Affective Disorder. Can these bulbs help to mimic daylight frequency and hours?
- Asked by Daniel W from Palmdale