Lamps & Fixtures release notes

May 11, 2020

Software version: 1.65.11_hB798F2BF

 

This update improves performance for various Bluetooth-capable Philips Hue lights, including GU10 and E14/E12 candelabra bulbs.

 

Feb 20, 2020 
Software version: 1.50.2_r30933 and 5.130.1.30000 
 

This update for Philips Hue lights without Bluetooth capability provides:

  • Security improvements
  • Deep dimming functionality on the following White ambiance and White and color ambiance fixtures: Amaze, Adore, Apogee, Aurelle, Being, Calla, Cher, Ensis, Fair, Flourish, Liane, Lily, Muscari, Play, Sana, Semeru, Signe, Still, Struana, and Within

 

Feb 04, 2020
Software version: 1.65.9_hB3217DF4 and 1.70.1_h7C52FC
 

This update, available for all Philips Hue with Bluetooth lights and the Philips Hue smart plug, provides improvements to stability and security, as well as the ability to:

  • Set routines in the Hue Bluetooth app
  • Perform a manual factory reset of lights by power cycling a light 5 times

 

Oct 21, 2019

Software version: 1.56.8_r30456
 

  • The Hue Go V2 with Bluetooth no longer turns off unwanted while connected to Bluetooth.

 

Nov 28, 2018 
Software version: 1.46.13_r26312

 

  • Affected products (Hue Bulbs (E26/E27/E12/E14/BR30/GU10), Hue Lightstrips, Hue Lamps);
  • Reliability, behavioural and security improvements;
  • Smoothening of light transitions in entertainment mode;
  • Enabling power-on behavior feature.

 

April 9, 2018 
Software version: r1.30.4_r23032

 

  • Reachability improvements of the Hue lamps & fixtures/lights. 
  • Security improvement: proximity based linking with a Hue dimmer switch is now only possible for 30 minutes after the light is powered on. 
  • Bug fixes and stability improvements.

 

Affected Hue lamps & fixtures are:

  • Hue Amaze, Hue Being, Hue Cher, Hue Fair, Hue Retrofit Recessed Downlights, Hue Still, Hue Struana and Hue white 1-10V.
  • Hue Aphelion, Hue Apogee, Hue Drumlin, Hue Memuru, Hue Muscari and Hue Within.

 

Nov 14, 2017 

Software version: 5.105.0.21169, 5.105.0.21536, 1.29.0_r21169, 5.105.1.21778.
 

  • Affected Hue Lights: E26/E27/E12/E14/BR30/GU10/Par16 Lamps in Hue white and color, Hue white ambiance, and Hue white.
    Hue Go, Hue Lightstrip, Hue Lightstrip plus, Hue Beyond, Hue Bloom and Hue Iris.
  • Update to all Philips Hue color capable lights, including E26/E27/E12/E14/BR30/GU10/Par16 Lamps in Hue white and color, Hue Go, Hue Lightstrip, Hue Lightstrip Plus, Hue Beyond, Hue Bloom and Hue Iris, to enable the entertainment capability feature
  • Reachability improvements of the lights.
  • Security improvement: proximity based linking with a Hue dimmer switch is now only possible for 30 minutes after the light is powered on.
  • Bug fixes and stability improvements

 

Oct 3, 2016

Software version(s): 5.50.1.19085, 5.38.2.19136, 5.38.3.19141, 5.50.2.19072, 1.15.2_r19181 and 1.16.1_r19181.

 

  • Related products are Hue A19, Hue GU10, Hue Go, Hue Beyond, BR30, LightStrip plus and Hue connected lamps & fixtures
  • Bug fixes and stability improvements

 

Dec 3, 2014
Software version: 66013452

 

  • Related products are hue A19 and BR30 downlight bulbs and Friends of hue: LightStrips and Living Colors (Bloom, Iris and Aura)
  • hue Tap range is extended if lamp in between Tap and bridge is powered
  • Faster start-up when using the wall switch
  • Bug fixes and stability improvements