How to Setup Siri to Control Your Philips Hue Lights

The Philips Hue bridge adds Apple HomeKit compatibility. Besides HomeKit, the square Hue bridge offers all the existing features and compatibility with existing Hue lights, Hue taps, Hue wireless dimmer switches, Philips Hue apps for iOS and Android and the broad range of third party Hue apps. The square-shape Hue bridge is ready for the … Read more

How to setup Philips Hue Play HDMI Sync Box

Philips Hue HDMI Sync Box

Philips Hue Sync Box connects Philips Hue lights to your TV to create immersive media experiences, with a simple HDMI set-up. This means that anything HDMI compatible can be connected to Philips Hue Play (HDMI) Sync Box, including games consoles, DVD players and laptops. With this new feature you can take your movies, music, TV … Read more

How to setup Hue Outdoor Motion Sensor

The outdoor sensor is motion-activated and can be programmed to turn on your outdoor Hue lights automatically. The outdoor sensor comes with everything you need to get started right away. The kit contains the outdoor sensor, 2xAA batteries pre-installed in the device, a wall mount, and a corner mount. The kit also contains a quick-start … Read more

How to Setup Philips Hue Bulbs

If you already have a HUE bridge, you can connect up to 50 lights to it. The steps to add the bulbs are: 1. Plug the bulb into the socket. 2. Go to My Hue > Settings > Light Setup 3. Press on the plus button and here you can add them using the serial … Read more

How to Setup Philips Hue Bridge

The Phillips Hue starter kit comes with a bridge and 3 bulbs. The bridge acts as a conduit between the Hue app and the bulbs. Therefore, it’s important to setup the bridge correctly. The Hue Starter Pack includes: 1X Hue Bridge 1X Power Adapter1X LAN Cable3X Hue Bulbs Here is how you can setup the … Read more

How to setup Philips Hue ‘Power On Behavior’ feature

Phillips Hue Power On Behavior

The new ‘Power on behavior’ enables you to define what your Hue lamps should do when they are powered on. All the Hue lamps by default switch on to a warm white color (2700K) and full brightness. However, this is not always sufficient for most situations therefore, Philips added a new mode for your lamp: ‘Power loss recovery’. In this mode your Hue lamps will … Read more