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Philips Hue White and Color Wireless Ambiance Starter Kit A19 E27

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  • Overview

    The Philips Hue Ambiance Starter Kit lets you create your own lighting environment at home using your Apple iOS device. Simply download the Philips Hue app and create customised white and coloured light settings that match your activity or mood. This starter kit contains three Hue light bulbs and the Hue bridge.

    Connect the Hue bridge to your Wi-Fi and control up to 50 Hue bulbs simultaneously via the Hue app on your Apple iOS device. Hue light bulbs use five times less power than traditional halogen lights, making them an eco-friendly option.

    Sync with music or films

    Expand your television viewing experience across an entire room, take your gaming to the next level or even sync your Hue lights to your favourite music to enjoy every beat to the fullest.

    Automated light schedules

    Using the timer function in the Hue app, Philips Hue can make it seem like you’re at home when you’re not by switching lights on and off automatically. Compatible with Apple HomeKit (iOS 9 is required), you can recall your favourite light settings using Siri Voice Control.

    Highlights

    Create and control your personal lighting scheme from anywhere using your Apple iOS device

    Wireless connectivity via the Hue bridge

    16 million colors and tunable white light

    Set automated timers using the Philips Hue app

    Experience high-quality white and colored light with endless possibilities

    Light bulbs are compatible with E27 socket types

    Philips Hue system works with Apple HomeKit

    Add up to 50 Hue lights, switches, and other accessories to your starter kit

    Did You Notice?

    The Philips Hue system is compatible with Apple HomeKit.

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    Creating customised light settings in your home with your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

    What’s in the Box

    Three Hue light bulbs

    One Hue bridge

    Power adapter for Hue bridge

    LAN cable to connect the Hue bridge to your router

    Tech Specs

    Other Features : HomeKit Compatible

    Connections : Wireless

    Power Source : AC

    Batteries : Rechargeable lithium-ion

    Manufacturer Information

    Part Number

    Mfr. Part Number : 929001141901

    UPC or EAN No. : 8718696648742

    Warranty

    Note : Products sold through this website that do not bear the Apple Brand name are serviced and supported exclusively by their manufacturers in accordance with terms and conditions packaged with the products. Apple’s Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support and customer service.

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  • 3.0 Average
    3 out of 5 stars
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    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Great Smart Home Product!

      I Have had HUE lights for about 3 years, and I still love them just as much as the day I bought them. Any little technical difficulties I've had, Phillips has b I Have had HUE lights for about 3 years, and I still love them just as much as the day I bought them. Any little technical difficulties I've had, Phillips has been very responsive and helpful in fixing the issues. The Hue products have grown a lot since I first bought them and I still plan to buy more! They make life easier!

      • Written by Evan F from Texas City

      31 of 36 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Great Smart Home Product!

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Great product and good features

      I couldn't expect anymore from this product. It does everything they say it does. I currently have 10 bulbs working throughout the whole house. Siri has been sp I couldn't expect anymore from this product. It does everything they say it does. I currently have 10 bulbs working throughout the whole house. Siri has been spot-on with my request and even the location triggers I have created, turns on a light if we get home after dark. The only issue I've had was related to a different device. I had to reset everything and setup these bulbs again. We can't wait to add more of these to rest of the house.

      • Written by Brian N

      20 of 23 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Great product and good features

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Tempting but terrible. Phillips remotely disabled our lights.

      Used to be a fan of Hue, and evangelized them to friends. Not Anymore. Phillips recently issued a software update that literally disabled the light bulbs in our Used to be a fan of Hue, and evangelized them to friends. Not Anymore. Phillips recently issued a software update that literally disabled the light bulbs in our home (six of ours had been working wonderfully all year – before they didn't because of their official software upgrade). We've spent hundreds of dollars with Phillips on Hue. And now half our lights don't work. Don't make the mistake we made in trusting Phillips, and stay away from Hue. It's not worth it.

      • Written by Tom N from San Francisco

      73 of 133 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Tempting but terrible. Phillips remotely disabled our lights.

    • 3.0 out of 5 stars

      Kit includes old 2nd generation bulbs

      I am a first time Hue user and set-up was easy and functionality of this starter kit was all very good. But, I am very disappointed to discover after my purcha I am a first time Hue user and set-up was easy and functionality of this starter kit was all very good. But, I am very disappointed to discover after my purchase that the kit includes the old 2nd generation bulbs (which don't produce rich / deep green or blue) even though the 3rd generation bulbs were launched 2 years ago in 2016. An important motivation to buy this kit is precisely that my wife and daughter wanted to experiment with blue and purple lighting.

      • Written by Jay S

      Is this review useful?Kit includes old 2nd generation bulbs

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      WASTE!!

      Don't waste your money. This product has probably worked for me a total of a couple of days over the years I've owned it. I've tried every possible troubleshoot Don't waste your money. This product has probably worked for me a total of a couple of days over the years I've owned it. I've tried every possible troubleshooting tip I could find on the internet, and the system is unresponsive. Deleting the app, restarting the whole system, resetting the bridge, literally every possible thing. This is simply a big frustration and waste of money and time. I would not recommend this product to anyone. I'm upset that so much money went to waste. This product has a lot of potential, but it fails continuously.

      • Written by Alana D from Hermosa Beach

      3 of 3 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?WASTE!!

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      NOT 100% WiFi

      I have to connect the Hue Bridge to the my router with an ethernet cord!! And keep it connected with the cord to work. Seriously in 2018. this is a joke. Shou I have to connect the Hue Bridge to the my router with an ethernet cord!! And keep it connected with the cord to work. Seriously in 2018. this is a joke. Should be clear in marketing materials on page this is the case. I just re read nothing about need to connect to router with cable and this must be stored within 3 feet of your router and also need access to additional outlet for this poorly designed bridge to work.

      • Written by lester R from Denver

      3 of 8 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?NOT 100% WiFi

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