The Philips Hue line of sensible bulbs is rising right now with the addition of a bunch of latest lights, strips, and lamps. There’s a bunch of stuff, so right here’s a fast rundown:
- New filament bulbs that may change coloration temperature (plus a brand new candle form for filament bulbs)
- Brighter choices (75 watt and 100 watt equal) for color-temperature altering and full coloration variations of the usual Hue bulbs
- A “mild tube” for illuminating round your TV (it’s meant to sync the colours to what’s on display)
- Enhanced variations of the Signe ground and desk lamps that may show a number of colours directly
- An upgraded TV-focused lightstrip, the “Hue ambiance gradient lightstrip,” which might likewise show a number of colours on the identical time
- A brand new ceiling mild referred to as Infuse that may change colours and throws a bit of sunshine up onto the ceiling
The merchandise are rolling out over the approaching months, with some configurations of the brighter bulbs and filament bulbs out there immediately, the lightstrip and lamps coming in October, and the sunshine tube coming and ceiling coming in January.
Signify, which makes the Hue lineup, can also be releasing a Hue app replace right now that’ll enable for “dynamic scenes,” which let lights frequently shift colours. Later this fall, the corporate plans to launch a “pure mild” scene that’ll let your lights regulate their coloration temperature all through the day to imitate the sunshine of the solar, with cooler tones within the morning and hotter tones on the finish of the day.
The Hue Play HDMI sync field, which syncs lights together with your TV display, can also be getting an replace later this fall to assist 120Hz gaming. Sadly, it’ll solely assist as much as 1440p decision at that prime refresh price, so that you’ll have to decide on what to prioritize. The field already helps 4K gaming however at solely 60Hz.
Along with the brand new bulbs, Signify additionally introduced a partnership with Spotify to sync your lights to no matter music you have got enjoying.