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Philips Hue complete system review: A shining light in the smart home
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Philips Hue complete system review: A shining light in the smart home

By Stuart Miles

In 2012 Philips launched Hue, one of the earliest examples of smart lighting, allowing for colour and brightness control from a smartphone or tablet. At the time it perhaps wasn't realised how significant this system would become: many have followed,... Read more

Philips Hue expands White Ambience range with three new smart lamps

Philips Hue expands White Ambience range with three new smart lamps

By Max Langridge

Philips has expanded its Hue range of smart lighting with three new smart lighting fixtures: two table lamps and a ceiling light fixture. What Philips Hue smart bulbs are there and which should you buy? The three new lamps: Wellner and Wellness table... Read more

Philips' new Hue sensor can detect when you're moving and more

Philips' new Hue sensor can detect when you're moving and more

By Elyse Betters

Philips has new Hue goodies for you, including one that detects movement.It's actually not as creepy as it sounds. The company has announced more products for its Hue line of smart lights and accessories. The standout new gizmo is called Philips Hue Motion... Read more

Philips' new Hue light switches to warm temps at night to help you sleep

Philips' new Hue light switches to warm temps at night to help you sleep

By Elyse Betters

The tech industry is continuing its assault on cool, blue light.Philips has announced a new smart lightbulb called Philips Hue White Ambiance. It's part of the Hue ecosystem and promises to emit "every shade of white light" from colour temperatures of... Read more

Siri, turn off my lights: Philips Hue with Hue Bridge 2.0 tested

Siri, turn off my lights: Philips Hue with Hue Bridge 2.0 tested

By Stuart Miles

Philips has introduced a new bridge for the Hue lighting system that adds Apple HomeKit functionality to the experience. The move means Apple users can now simply tell their lights to do things without touching their phone, opening the app, or pressing... Read more

Philips Hue wireless dimming kit and Striplight Plus, in pictures

Philips Hue wireless dimming kit and Striplight Plus, in pictures

By Luke Edwards

Philips Hue lighting is evolving ever further to offer more controls and wider variation. That's apparent in the latest Hue wireless dimming kit and Striplight Plus.The Philips Hue dimming kit works with a Hue bulb. This connects wirelessly and allows... Read more

Philips Hue to be Apple HomeKit enabled, this is the hub you’ll need

Philips Hue to be Apple HomeKit enabled, this is the hub you’ll need

By Rik Henderson

The Philips Hue connected lighting system is set to be compatible with Apple's HomeKit platform.Philips has already confirmed as much, although now we have a leaked image of the network bridge needed to make it work, and the prospective price.The HomeKit... Read more

Philips Hue now comes with a wireless dimming kit

Philips Hue now comes with a wireless dimming kit

By Rik Henderson

Philips is introducing a kit for its Hue lighting system that includes a portable dimming switch you can stick onto a wall without any need for electrical wiring.The kit comes with a solitary Philips Hue white light bulb and the switch, with the latter... Read more

Philips Hue Go: The portable, colourful and independent addition to Hue lighting system (hands-on)

Philips Hue Go: The portable, colourful and independent addition to Hue lighting system (hands-on)

By Mike Lowe

Philips Hue, the adjustable lighting system that can be colour and luminance controlled via your smart device, is expanding, with the new Hue Go portable offering a slightly different stance to the range.With the majority of Hue products you require a... Read more

Philips Hue Phoenix is a new range of smart lamps that glow every shade of white light

Philips Hue Phoenix is a new range of smart lamps that glow every shade of white light

By Elyse Betters

Mobile World Congress couldn't be described as a true industry conference if Philips didn't stop by to unveil its latest effort in the smart lighting market, called Philips Hue Phoenix.Phoenix, which is a new range of white ambience-connected lamps, looks... Read more

Philips Hue Beyond hands-on: App-controlled lighting goes up a level

Philips Hue Beyond hands-on: App-controlled lighting goes up a level

By Rik Henderson

Philips' Hue lighting system has been phenomenally successful and has expanded greatly since the first app-controlled colour-changing bulbs were released. And the latest addition to the Hue family takes the concept on a stage or two further, with multiple... Read more

Philips Hue Beyond is a new table light, ceiling light, or pendant light, with kits starting at £329

Philips Hue Beyond is a new table light, ceiling light, or pendant light, with kits starting at £329

By Elyse Betters

Philips has announced a new smart lamp with two connected light sources called Philips Hue Beyond. Two connected light sources means you can adjusts the lamp's white light as well as its colourful light in order to affect the overall mood of your room.The... Read more

Philips Hue Tap pictures and hands-on

Philips Hue Tap pictures and hands-on

By Britta O'Boyle

Philips has announced a couple of new additions to its Hue line up of connected light bulbs, including a new white-only bulb - the Hue Lux - as well as a switch to physically control the system.The idea of Hue is that you can control the system through... Read more

Philips Hue Lux pictures and hands-on

Philips Hue Lux pictures and hands-on

By Britta O'Boyle

Philips has launched a white-only version of its Hue smartphone connected light bulb, offering all the benefits of its Hue system but without the colours.Rather than having the ability to turn your room into a multitude of colours as you can with the... Read more

Philips expands Hue brand with white-only Hue Lux, Hue Tap lightswitch and luminaries

Philips expands Hue brand with white-only Hue Lux, Hue Tap lightswitch and luminaries

By Jake Smith

Philips is expanding its line of Hue smart-lighting products with the introduction of the Hue Lux, a white-only version of the smartphone connected light bulb.The Hue line had traditionally been full of colour, but that doesn't necessarily bode well... Read more

Philips Hue gets competition in the more affordable, easier to set up Bluetooth Lumen Smartbulb

Philips Hue gets competition in the more affordable, easier to set up Bluetooth Lumen Smartbulb

By Luke Edwards

Until now Philips has well and truly owned the smartbulb world with its Hue range. But now the competition is closing in, thanks to the Lumen Smartbulb. And with those retro cool looks Philips better be worried.Unlike the competition the Lumen Smartbulb... Read more

Philips Hue adds GU10 spotlights and Disney StoryLight for kids to controllable smart light range

Philips Hue adds GU10 spotlights and Disney StoryLight for kids to controllable smart light range

By Luke Edwards

Philips Hue smart bulb range, which lets you control your lights from your smartphone, has added a new GU10 spotlight to the range.The screw-in Hue lights will let you easily install the new bulbs to be controlled from your mobile via the Wi-Fi adapter... Read more

Hue Menu bar app lets you control Philips Hue from any Mac

Hue Menu bar app lets you control Philips Hue from any Mac

By Elyse Betters

Philips Hue is an intelligent lighting system that allows people to control the colour and brightness of their lighting via a smartphone. That's all fine and dandy, but what about people who use a Mac more than a smartphone or would just like the same... Read more

Philips Hue range to add LightStrips and Bloom feature bulbs

Philips Hue range to add LightStrips and Bloom feature bulbs

By Chris Hall

Philips is set to expand its Hue lighting system with new LightStrips and Bloom blubs integrating with the Hue system.Philips Hue has been well received, providing an effective way of illuminating your home, pairing up to your Philips Ambilight television... Read more

Philips demonstrates and explains its smartphone-controlled hue LED light bulbs (video)

Philips demonstrates and explains its smartphone-controlled hue LED light bulbs (video)

By Rik Henderson

Yesterday, Philips unveiled its new LED lighting technology that can be controlled by smartphone or tablet. Coming in packs of three light bulbs, Philips hue is even capable of changing colour, to thousands of, well, hues.Pocket-lint has been sent a video... Read more

Philips hue LED bulb illuminates your home via your smartphone or tablet

Philips hue LED bulb illuminates your home via your smartphone or tablet

By Danny Brogan

Philips has unveiled a new light bulb that could revolutionise the way in which we illuminate our homes, by enabling you to pick and choose the colour, brightness levels and time they should switch on and off, all through your mobile device.The Philips... Read more