Latest Philips smart home reviews

Philips LivingColors Iris review
4.0 stars Philips LivingColors Iris review By Stuart Miles

As the Philips Hue - the intelligent lighting setup that you can control via your smartphone - continues to grow, there are more product options for providing the light.The Iris is yet another one of those options but it also has the benefit of working... Read more

Saeco GranBaristo Avanti: The app-controlled coffee maker that makes a perfect cup every time
Saeco GranBaristo Avanti: The app-controlled coffee maker that makes a perfect cup every time By Rik Henderson

Amongst all the TVs, phones, tablets and other gadgets at IFA 2014 in Berlin, it might come as a surprise to learn that one of our favourite products we saw during the show is a coffee maker.However, the Saeco GranBaristo Avanti is no mere Nespresso... Read more

Philips 3D-printed luminaries pictures and hands-on
Philips 3D-printed luminaries pictures and hands-on By Britta O'Boyle

There is something quite special about the way technologies can come together and the Philips 3D-printed smart luminaries are exactly that - special.Not only do they bring an element of art and creativity to a room, but the 3D-printed smart luminaries... Read more

'Smart coffee' via iPad: We make our favourite cup using a Saeco GranBaristo Avanti Bluetooth prototype
'Smart coffee' via iPad: We make our favourite cup using a Saeco GranBaristo Avanti Bluetooth prototype By Mike Lowe

Coffee is a fiddly business. The wrong beans, too much milk, not enough foam, bad crema, and all that stuff. We all have our favourite cup and now Philips has revealed a way it thinks you can get it just right each and every time.The answer? An iPad app... Read more

Philips HomeCooker with Jamie Oliver pictures and hands-on
Philips HomeCooker with Jamie Oliver pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

Jamie Oliver made a surprise appearance at IFA 2012 in Berlin to launch the new HomeCooker, developed collaboratively with Philips. We got the chance to see the London lad cook up an eight,-minute curry, before checking out the Philips HomeCooker for... Read more

Philips AirFryer
3.5 stars Philips AirFryer By Stuart Miles

When it comes to the kitchen you’ve probably already got too many gadgets as it is, so should you be getting the Philips AirFryer? We’ve lived with one for just under a month to find out.Forgetting all the marketing hype, the Philips AirFryer is basically... Read more

Philips Airfryer - First Eat
0.0 stars Philips Airfryer - First Eat By Stuart Miles

We have to admit we have a tough job. All those gadgets to check out and tell you whether they are any good or not? Well imagine our surprise when the only real way to test the new Philips AirFryer is to eat chocolate brownies and chips. I hope, dear... Read more

Philips HR1861 juicer
4.5 stars Philips HR1861 juicer By Chris Hall

The Philips HR1861 juicer has received a number of awards and recommendations from the likes of Good Housekeeping and Which? But will it survive the rigours of the Pocket-lint.com test kitchen?This juicer is of the centrifugal variety, so sitting at the... Read more

Philips HR2094 Blender Alu Professional 750w
4.5 stars Philips HR2094 Blender Alu Professional 750w By Stuart Miles

With the UK Government promoting a “five fruit and veg a day” regime, there is no better time to invest in a blender for the year ahead. But can the Philips HR2094 Blender Alu Professional 750w help you get your smoothie fix? To be honest we've had... Read more