Motion sensor


    Requires a Hue Bridge

    • Wireless installation
    • Battery powered
    • Weatherproof
    • Automates your lights
    Motion sensor

    Control your outdoor lights automatically by adding a Philips Hue Outdoor sensor to your system. You can place the sensor anywhere as it is battery powered and completely wireless. Simply walk by to trigger your lights.

    Technical Specifications

    Extra feature/accessory incl.
    • Portable
    • 2 years
    • Warranty
      2 year(s)
    Technical specifications
    • Battery type
      AA - Bar battery, mignon
    The switch
    • Batteries included
      2 x AA
    • IP rating
    • Minimal battery lifetime
      2 year(s)
    • Mounting options
    • Sensor depth
      56 mm
    • Sensor height
      76 mm
    • Sensor width
      76 mm
    • Software upgradeable
      when connected to Hue bridge
    What's supported
    • Philips Hue App
      IOS 11 and later
      Android 7.0 and later
    • Voice assistants
      Amazon Alexa
      Google Assistant
      Apple HomeKit (Via Hue Bridge)
      Microsoft Cortana (Via Hue Bridge)
    Packaging dimensions & weight
    • EAN/UPC - product
    • Net weight
      0.150 kg
    • Gross weight
      0.272 kg
    • Height
      17.000 cm
    • Length
      7.500 cm
    • Width
      18.000 cm
    • Material number (12NC)
    A warm welcome, everyday
    A warm welcome, everyday

    Experience the comfort of your lights turning on automatically when you reach home. Unpack your car, enter your house, all with the convenience of your outdoor lights. Having friends over? Welcome them with lights gently switching on as they approach the front door.

    Installed in a matter of minutes
    Installed in a matter of minutes

    The outdoor sensor is easy to mount and fully wireless. So you don't need an electrician to have it installed. Just unpack the sensor, set it up through the app and install it wherever you like. Configuring the sensor and setting the daylight and motion sensitivity is also done via the Philips Hue app.

    Place it where you want
    Place it where you want

    The kit comes with different mounting components so you can mount it on a flat wall, or on the inner or outer corner of a wall or post. You can also mount it on a pole or rain pipe. So it's perfect for your front yard, around your door, the garage or any place around your house where it matters.

    Requires a Philips Hue bridge
    Requires a Philips Hue bridge

    Connect your Philips Hue lights with the Bridge to control your lights from your smart phone or tablet via the Philips Hue app. Or control your Philips Hue lights with the Philips Hue dimmer indoor switch for on/off and dimming functionalities.

    Resistant to all weather conditions
    Resistant to all weather conditions

    This Philips Hue outdoor sensor is specially designed for use in outdoor environments and has undergone rigorous tests to ensure its performance. This lamp is designed with IP54: it is protected against water splashed from any direction. The product will withstand heavy rainfall and other weather conditions.

    Scare away uninvited guests
    Scare away uninvited guests

    Thanks to the large view angle and detection range the outdoor sensor will spot any movement near your home. It can directly turn on your outdoor lights to expose uninvited guests in the light. You can set the indoor lights to turn on so it looks like you're home, even when you're not.

    Automatically turn on the lights you want
    Automatically turn on the lights you want

    The outdoor sensor turns on your Philips Hue lights automatically when somebody passes by, outdoor and indoor. By connecting the sensor to your bridge via the Philips Hue app, you can choose which lights go on, even inside your house. Also choose the scene or light setting that should be triggered. The integrated dusk-to-dawn sensor ensures your lights only switch on when it is actually dark outside helping you to conserve energy.