Sensible lighting firm Philips Hue has a brand new product in its dwelling leisure catalog that ought to make a wise TV lighting setup a lot simpler and extra highly effective. The brand new Philips Hue Play gradient lightstrip options individually-addressable full-color LEDs, that means every one might be tuned to a special colour impartial of the remainder for a extra immersive color-matching expertise when utilizing it in tandem with the Philips Hue Play HDMI Sync field, or the sync software program for PC or Mac.
The brand new gradient lightstrip is custom-made in three completely different dimension settings, for 55-inch ($199.99), 65-inch ($219.99) and 75-inch ($239.99) TVs respectively. The corporate created them in these settings for straightforward mounting and set up, however you may also use them with bigger or smaller units with only a little bit of tweaking. They’re accessible for pre-order now, and can ship on October 16 within the U.S.
Utilizing the Hue Sync cellular app, customers can tweak the place and peak of the gradient lights (and every other appropriate Hue merchandise) of their leisure space, and the lights will tune their colour and brightness to match what’s being displayed on display. Prior variations of Hue’s lightstrip merchandise have been solely in a position to swap solely from one colour to a different, that means they weren’t practically nearly as good at matching particular to specific areas of the display. The gradient lightstrip seems to be to have the ability to present a way more pure and immersive colour matching expertise consequently.
Alongside the brand new gradient lightstrip, Philips additionally launched various different new merchandise, together with a redesigned Hue Iris desk lamp that now has elevated brightness, higher colours, and a decrease dimmed ground. It’s received Bluetooth onboard, to be used with out a Hue bridge, too. Likewise for the corporate’s information Philips Hue E12 candelabra bulbs, which all have Bluetooth on board.
The Hue assortment additionally now consists of vintage-look filament bulbs in two new kind elements, ungluing a big globe and. massive Edison design, and the Hue Ensis pendant gentle is accessible in a brand new black colorway. Lastly, there’s a brand new Philips Hue White buster E14 bubble, which is a tiny lovable little bulb to be used in itty bitty sconce lights and different small fixtures.