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Philips Hue Lights Up The Way To Smart Homes In The Philippines

Philips Hue Lights Up The Way To Smart Homes In The Philippines

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Signify, the world leader in lighting, launched Philips Hue, the personal smart lighting that allows people to control their lights in their home from anywhere in the world using a smart device.  Filipinos can now experience light in a whole new way through intuitive technologies combines with high-quality LED lighting.  Choosing from a spectrum of more than 16 million colors, Philips Hue lets you personalize your home lighting experience with custom settings and program timers to and create the perfect ambiance for any occasion.

Philips Hue lets you create the perfect ambiance at home with your scenes and routines – all throughout your day.  Here are just a few ways how:

Kickstart your day.  Philips Hue can serve as your gentle wake-up call in the morning by automatically increasing brightness to ease you into the day.

Command at your fingertips.  Don’t worry about leaving your lights turned on.  You can control your Philips Hue lights from anywhere, just with the app.

Let your lights welcome you home.  Set your lights to welcome you home after a long day out by enabling the geofencing feature on the Philips Hue ap.  You can also set the right mood with light scenes like a Tropical Twilight or Tokyo lights or add a customized scene to your liking.

Sit back and chill.  Set up a truly immersive entertainment experience by syncing your lights with music, videos, and games with Philips Hue.  You can also easily communicate through voice commands with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Nest, and Apple Homekit, and even synchronize the smart lights with Spotify, Apple Music and YouTube.

Set to snooze.  Tell your go-to smart assistant like Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant, “Good night,” and your lights will automatically dim to prepare you for a comfortable sleep.

The Philips Hue system can do all of these and more through the Hue White and Color Ambiance (WACA) range.  The system provides an entire spectrum of 16 million colors, that can be adjusted fo fit any moment of the day – whether it’s a quiet personal moment or a get together with loved ones.

The Hue Starter Kit includes three Hue White and Color Ambiance bulbs and a bridge, that allows you to add up to 50 Philips Hue light bulbs, a nd up to 12 switches and other accessories through the Philips Hue app.

“The future belongs to connected living, with smart homes being a key driver today.  We at Signify endeavor to deliver a human centric approach to our innovations and Philips Hue is a perfect example as it can be the first step to turn any home into a smart home, creating never-before experiences with lighting that can be customized around your lifestyle.  Filipinos are known to be quick-adopters of technology, and we are excited to introduce the cutting-edge Philips Hue system to hep usher in a emerging technological trend – the rise of smart homes.”  said Jagan Srinivasan, country leader of Signify Philippines.


Aside from Alexa and Google Assistant, Philips Hue is also known to have the most extensive compatibility with other smart-home platforms like Apple HomeKit, Samsung Smartthings, Microsoft Cortana, Bosch and Logitech.  The new Philips Hue range also features dual Bluetooth connectivity and Zigbee technology for an expanded smart lighting experience.

Get Philips Hue in select Powermac, Abenson, Nifty, Electroworld and istore outlets or purchase online via Lazada.

Check out my IGTV for the event snippets during the launch of Philips Hue held at the MDI Corporate Center in BGC on November 14, 2019

About Philips Hue

Philips Hue is the world’s leading connected lighting system for the home.  It comprises bulbs, strips, spots, lamps and controls.  Through a vibrant developer program there are more than 700 third-party apps for Philips Hue.  The system is tranforming how light is used in and around the home to stimulate your senses, light your moments and helps provide peace of mind when away from home.

From the launch of Philips Hue in October 2012, Philips Lighting has encouraged other companies to develop devices, apps and systems that interoperate with the system.  From third-party apps and wearable technology, to internet services and connected home products; Philips Hue goes beyond illumination to provide more than just light – to deliver new experiences where the only limit is your imagination.  For more information, please visit

About Signify

Signify is the world leader in lighting for professionals and consumers and lighting for the Internet of Things.  Our Philips products, Interact with connected lighting systems and data-enabled services, deliver business value and transform life in homes, buildings and public spaces.  With 2018 sales of EUR 6.4 billion, we have approximately 27,000 employees and are present in over 70 countries.  We unlock the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world.  We have been named Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for three years in a row.  News from Signify is located at the Newsroom, Twitter, Linkeln and Instagram.  Information for investors can be found on the Investor Relations