Philips Hue, a leader in IoT lighting solutions has added its Hue Candle Light Bulb and a Colour Ambience spot to the Philips Hue range.

GadgetGuy quite likes the Philips Hue concept that uses a ZigBee bridge to control its lights. The bridge can integrate into Google Assistant, Alexa, Apple and other smart home controllers to provide a range of lighting styles, effects and automation routines.

The $69 Hue white & colour ambiance candle (E14) Candle provides a spectrum of light colours to help wake up, relax, read, concentrate or energise. It provides a 40W equivalent (470 lumens at 4000K) and more than 16 million colours through a 2000-6500K range.

Philips Hue

The $89 G10 spot provides tuneable white light to adjust the colour temperature from warm to cool lighting.

Philips Hue

 Sam Dearden, Consumer Channel Marketing Manager ANZ said:

The introduction of Hue White and Colour Candle and Hue White Ambiance spotlights marks the next move in creating a seamless integration in every room in the home. With smart lighting intelligent enough to improve the overall lifestyles of Australians, these new variants allow more freedom and control over the ambiance in the home

Key functionalities of the Philips Hue range include:

Light for wellbeing – light not only affects how we wake up and fall asleep but also the way we feel, function and behave

Create the right ambiance– set the right ambiance with pre-programmed light recipes tailored to your daily schedule

Light Recipes – personalise your lighting basedon your mood or activity, choosing from four different light recipes: energise, read, concentrate, and relax. 

Light for entertainment – transform any space into the perfect entertainment zone using Hue Sync to connect your lights with your music, TV, games or control via your smartphone and paint the walls with light.