Philips launches Smart Wi-Fi LED bulb with support for Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant

On: October 3, 2019

Philips has introduced a Smart Wi-Fi enabled LED bulb in India. Consumers can control the appliance via the WiZ app or Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant. The Smart LED bulb works on the WiZ technology and can be connected to Wi-Fi without requiring an additional bridge or hub, unlike the brand’s Hue bulbs.

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Philps Smart Wi-Fi LED bulb: specifications and features

Philips Smart Wi-Fi LED bulb launched

The Smart Wi-Fi LED bulb lets users choose from numerous colour options or create special customised light settings. Users can also apply any of the preset themes according to their requirements. The bulb can also be tuned to produce the optimum shade of white light depending on the time of day. The timer and scheduling features of the bulb also help in automating the lighting. For instance, users can adjust these functions to automatically switch on the light as soon as they enter their house.

Sumit Padmakar Joshi, Vice Chairman and Managing Director at Signify Innovations India, said, “Philips Smart Wi-Fi LED bulb puts you in complete control of your lighting with smart bulbs that are easy to use, functional, and affordable. We are delighted to introduce this new smart light bulb that lets you conveniently control your lights using a mobile app or voice assistants. You can now choose the right light for any situation, whether you are spending time with your family and friends, doing housework or enjoying a meal with a single tap of an app or using your voice.”

Philps Smart Wi-Fi LED bulb: price and availability

The Philips Smart Wi-Fi LED bulb has been priced at Rs 1,999. However, during Amazon’s ongoing sale, the appliance is selling for a discounted price of Rs 1,099.

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