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    Play HDMI Sync Box


    Requires a Hue Bridge

    • Sync lights with your TV and gaming
    • Connect up to 4 HDMI devices
    • Personalise your experience using the app
    • Requires Hue Bridge and Hue colour lights
    Play HDMI Sync Box
    Sync your smart lights to the content on your TV screen with the Philips Hue Play HDMI Sync Box. Four HDMI ports allow you to connect your media devices to your Hue setup, resulting in a fast, seamless display of colourful smart light that responds to and reflects the content you watch or listen to.

    Technical Specifications

    Design and finishing
    • Colour
    • Material
      synthetic & metal
    • Operational humidity
      5% <H<95% (non-condensing)
    • Operational temperature
      0°C - 40°C
    Power consumption
    • Adapter voltage
      24 V
    • Standby power consumption
      1 W
    • Maximum power consumption
      7 W
    Product dimensions and weight
    • Height
      2.3 cm
    • Length
      9.9 cm
    • Net weight
      0.455 kg
    • Width
      18.2 cm
    • Warranty
      2 year(s)
    Technical specifications
    • Lifetime
      10000 hrs
    • Class of protection
      II - double insulated
    • App availability
    What's in the box
    • Power adapter
    • HDMI Sync Box
    • HDMI cable
    What's supported
    • Voice assistants
      Amazon Alexa
      Google Assistant
    • Ports
    • IR receiver
    • WiFi
      802.11 b/g/n/ 2.4 GHz
    • HDMI
      2.0b with HDCP 22
    • Video resolution
      Up to 4K 60Hz HDR10+ & Dolby Vision
    • CEC
    • Supported
      Bluetooth 4.2 for installation with WIFI
    Packaging dimensions and weight
    • EAN/UPC - product
    • Net weight
      0.680 kg
    • Gross weight
      1.043 kg
    • Height
      20.100 cm
    • Length
      29.600 cm
    • Width
      10.200 cm
    • Material number (12NC)
    Sync your Philips Hue lights to your TV screen
    Sync your Philips Hue lights to your TV screen

    Create an immersive media experience with the Philips Hue Play HDMI Sync Box. Simply connect the sync box to an HDMI media device – including streaming devices, gaming consoles, set-top boxes and more ⁠ – to watch streaming services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime. Your lights will dim, brighten and change colour in sync with the content on your TV screen.

    Fast and seamless light experience
    Fast and seamless light experience

    Experience no delay as your lights sync to your TV screen — whether you’re playing films, music, or games — creating a truly immersive media experience. Watch your favourite content like never before with the sync box.

    Works with any Hue colour-capable light
    Works with any Hue colour-capable light

    The sync box works with all Philips Hue White and colour ambiance bulbs or fixtures. Add up to 10 Philips Hue colour-capable lights to your Entertainment area, and then watch as each light individually responds to your on-screen TV content to bring your media to life with surround lighting.

    Connect up to 4 HDMI devices
    Connect up to 4 HDMI devices

    The sync box features four HDMI inputs to which you connect media devices, such as games consoles and streaming devices, which allows you to sync the content on your TV screen to your Philips Hue lights. The sync box is not compatible with smart TV apps, as the content must first pass through the sync box via an HDMI device.

    Easy to install, set up and use
    Easy to install, set up and use

    A simple set-up allows you to easily connect to your Hue Bridge and use your sync box with any TV and HDMI device. Control your entertainment experience and sync box any way you want: with the app, on-product control button, any infrared TV remote, or your voice via Amazon Alexa, Siri and the Google Assistant.

    Personalise settings in the app
    Personalise settings in the app

    Make your entertainment media experience your own. Use the app to change your light settings, such as the brightness and speed of the effects, as well as define default start-up settings.

    Supports high-quality video formats
    Supports high-quality video formats

    The Philips Hue Play HDMI Sync Box is compatible with 4K, Dolby Vision and HDR10+, letting you enjoy the highest quality picture you can get at home – all while your Philips Hue smart lights sync to give you surround lighting.

    Hue Bridge required
    Hue Bridge required

    The Hue Bridge*, the heart of your smart lighting system, connects your Hue White and colour ambience smart lights to your app and the sync box, allowing you to customise and save your light settings when syncing. *The sync box is only compatible with the square-shaped Hue Bridge V2.