Philips Hue outdoor range lights up just in time for summer
Mar 12 2018 by Michele Stevens
The new outdoor lighting options include three wall-mounted luminaires in the Hue white range: the 800 lumen Inara and Lucca at $49 and $59, and the 2600 lumen Ludere, which will retail for $129.
Philips' new outdoor lighting range will be available in the United States and Europe in July starting at $29.99. The bulbs will be available in multi-color or white and will ship in July.
First up, the big hitter is the Philips Hue Lily, which comes as a starter pack consisting of three spotlights and is designed "to highlight design features in your garden and illuminate flower beds and plants", like the image up top.
"The new Philips Hue outdoor line of products allows our customers to get so much more out of their exterior lighting, and simplify and enhance their homes and lives", said Roger Karner, head of Market US at Philips Lighting. "You can also select one of 16 million light colors to elevate your home's look or create the flawless outdoor ambiance, whether you're just relaxing or hosting family and friends for a barbeque".
With several products to choose from in the Philips Hue white outdoor range, you can select the best product to suit the aesthetics of your home and your personal lighting needs.
Finally, Calla is a bollard light, created to provide path or driveway lighting. Once plugged in and connected to your Hue bridge, you'll be able to control them through your Hue app, changing brightness, warmth, and color with touch or voice controls.
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Like other Hue bulbs, you can set up lighting routines and schedules, control them remotely, and they support Apple's HomeKit platform.
Create the right ambiance for any moment outside Take your outdoor space to the next level with access to 16 million colors and full flexibility to position the light wherever it is needed.
The Philips Hue outdoor spot Lily base unit pack will retail for United States dollars 279.99 /EUR 299 and includes three light points and all the accessories you need to get started.