Philips hue signals a new era in home lighting both in the way we think about and experience light in our homes. It allows you to create and control the light using your smartphone or tablet, bringing endless possibilities to help you get creative and help you personalize your lighting to suit your and your family's lifestyle. This starter pack includes three bulbs that simply screw into your existing lamps and a bridge that you plug into your home Wi-Fi router. Simply download the hue app to start experiencing light in a completely new way. The included hue wireless bridge is required for controlling the hue lighting system - up to 50 bulbs. You can add more bulbs to your system by purchasing a single-bulb package. Hue can help you relax or concentrate, change the atmosphere of a room, help keep your house safe when you're out and even remind you of that magical moment on vacation by creating scenes based on your photos. The possibilities are endless. Each hue bulb produces great white light, 16 million colors and hassle free dimming. The LED technology delivers up to 80 percent energy savings and an exceptionally long life compared to other light sources.
Works with an app (download required) that lets you link and control up to 50 compatible wireless light bulbs (3 BR-30 light bulbs included) using an enabled mobile device.
Display up to 16 million colors, from warm yellow-white to vibrant blue-white, so you can create an ideal lighting mood for a variety of scenarios.
Include Relax, Concentrate, Energize and Reading presets, which automatically adjust the bulbs' tone and brightness level to help you reach a desired state of mind, such as calm or focused, or allow you to read comfortably.
Lets you program the lights to turn on or off at a set time, so your house can be illuminated when you arrive home, and lets you set gradual changes over time, such as brightening in the morning to help bring you out of sleep.
Enables you to utilize a Web browser or the downloadable app to control the wireless bulbs from anywhere in the world via your hue account (online registration required).
Allows you to choose a photo on your enabled device and drag pointers to colors within the photo to change the hue of each bulb to that specific color. Save your favorite scenes to your hue-enabled mobile device.
Enables software and firmware updates to be performed wirelessly, so you can keep the light bulbs' technology up to date.