Tag Archive: Philips


Step into the smart light scene with this $120 Philips Hue White Ambiance 4-bulb starter kit

Start here. Expand infinitely.

Amazon has the Philips Hue 4-bulb white ambiance starter kit on sale for $ 119.99, a savings of $ 30 from its regular price. This price drop makes it just $ 20 more than the regular white starter kit, which doesn’t allow you to change the color temperature of the lights. While it may seem like a small difference, the ability to manage the variant of white that the light is displaying is a huge  [Read More…]

How to enable Philips Hue scenes with Google Assistant

Take your smart lights to the next level with your voice and a dash of Google magic.

Philips Hue lights have been integrated with Google Assistant for years — though it was Google Home reliant for a time — but it was somewhat incomplete. You could turn individual bulbs or all the lights in a room on or off. You could make basic color changes and you could dim the lights, but you couldn’t turn on any  [Read More…]

How to create a light scene with Philips Hue bulbs

Take control of your lights, and add a little personal style while you are at it.

Out of the box, it couldn’t be easier to set up Philips Hue bulbs. You pick a room to label them, and instantly gain the ability to control them either all at once or one at a time depending on your needs. This control mechanism offers you a lot of flexibility, but somewhat less creative control.

For those of us with  [Read More…]

Get a 4-bulb Philips Hue color starter kit and LightStrip Plus for $200

Add some color to your lights.

Right now you can pick up the 4-bulb Philips Hue starter kit with a LightStrip Plus for $ 199.99. This is just over $ 90 less than it would run you to pick the two pieces up separately, and considering the LightStrip Plus is $ 90 by itself, that means you basically get it for free. The White and Color ambiance starter kit comes with four color-changing bulbs and the Philips  [Read More…]

Customize your entire home with Philips Hue smart lighting systems on sale today

Make your home beautiful.

This sale on Philips Hue lighting is not messing around. There are a dozen different deals available right now, and they include everything from multi-color LED smart bulbs for $ 42.47 to the 80-inch voice-controlled multi-color light strip for $ 76.47.

If you’re new to the Philips Hue ecosystem, start with this four-bulb starter kit for $ 169.99. It normally sells for $ 200, so you’re saving $ 30 off the regular price.  [Read More…]

The Yeelight LED bulb is a great alternative to Philips Hue

The Yeelight LED bulb is a great option if you’re looking for an affordable smart lighting solution.

Yi Technology made its name in the action camera space by rolling out affordable alternatives to the likes of GoPro, and the company is taking the same approach to connected devices. That’s especially true of its $ 29 LED bulbs, which offer an experience similar to that of Philips Hue bulbs at a lesser cost.

One of the main  [Read More…]

Treat yourself to some big discounts on refurb Philips Hue gear today only

Time to have fun with colored lights!

As part of its Gold Box deals of the day, Amazon has a big sale on refurbished Philips Hue kits going on. These items are sold by Tech Union and fulfilled by Amazon. Being refurbished, they are all tested to work and look like new, and come with a 90-day limited warranty.

Arguably the best deal here is the 3rd-gen Starter Kit, which comes with 3 color ambiance bulbs and  [Read More…]

Philips Hue 3.0 is the smart light update you’ve been waiting for

Party people, light up your life.

It’s been a long time in the making — we saw an early demo all the way back at CES — but Philips has finally released its Hue 3.0 app for Android and iOS, overhauling its design and offering much quicker access to presets for individual lights. There are also 30 new scenes created by Philips’ lighting experts, who test combinations of colors and ambiance.

Philips told us that it  [Read More…]

These three Philips LED SceneSwitch bulbs are just $14 right now

Light up the room.

This 3-pack of Philips LED A19 SceneSwitch Color Change Light Bulbs is $ 14.26 on Amazon. This pack normally sells for around $ 27 and has never dropped this low before. This is the first major price drop of the new year for these particular bulbs as well. The price has fluctuated a bit but anything around $ 14 to $ 15 is good.

These are not smart bulbs, but if that’s what you’re looking  [Read More…]

Add some color to your home with these $40 Philips Hue bulbs

16 million color options.

Right now you can pick up the Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance smart bulbs for just $ 39.99 each. This is a savings of $ 10 from the regular price on these bulbs, and outside of a brief Black Friday sale, the best price they’ve sold for in a year. Each bulb has more than 16 million color options that can be controlled by the app or even via Amazon’s Alexa, Google’s  [Read More…]