Philips Hue app

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Philips Hue App

Nothing is more important to us than your lighting and how it influences your home and life. We work every day to improve your experience and empower you to get the most out of your Hue lights.

Download the App

The Philips Hue App is available for iOS and Android phones. Download the App today. Setting it up is done in a matter of minutes. It is available also for iPad and tablet.

Philips Hue Sparkle App

Control with ease and comfort

The easiest way to control your lights.

Control lights in living room

Control rooms for your convenience

With the Philips Hue App, you can easily organize your individual lights into rooms. Switch rooms on/off or change the color or brightness of all your lights to match your mood or your activity. It's easy to control no matter how many lights you have.

control individual lights

Fine-tune individual lights for the perfect ambiance

Take full control and change the brightness, colors or whitetones of your individual lights and create your own personalized lighting atmosphere.

Hue App color palette

Play with 16 million colors

Transform your lighting into an extraordinary experience with our color palette. Effortlessly choose from 16 million colors or any shade of white light.

Always get the right light

Adjust your lighting to match every moment of your daily life.

Read book light

Discover our light recipes

A different recipe for different needs. Energize your mornings, support your focus or switch to a more relaxing setting at the end of the day - whether to read a book, wind down after dinner or prepare for bed. With the Philips Hue App, you can select different light recipes to enhance every moment.

Hue App scenes

Transform your rooms with one tap

Enjoy a sunset in Honolulu or a night out in London's Soho district. Simply tap the scene to transform your room.

personalize favorite picture to scene

Bring your pictures to life

With our state of the art pictureto-light algorithm you can easily transform your favorite picture into a personal Philips Hue scene. The algorithm extracts the relevant colors and intelligently applies them to your lights. Now you can use your Hue lights to relive your memories using your own pictures.

Hue scene library

Enjoy our favorite scenes

The Philips Hue App features over 30 scenes handpicked by our lighting designers. Let their expertise help you instantly transform your room.

Automate your home

Create lighting routines to support your day

Wake up and go to sleep routine

Wake up & Go to sleep

Configure your lights to help you fall asleep at night and wake up energized. Create your own personal sleep routines to automatically dim the lights in the evening or gently wake you up in the morning.

Home and away routine

Home & Away

Set it and forget it. With the App's location awareness feature, your lights will automatically turn on when you arrive at your front door or turn off when you leave home.

Sunset and sunrise routine

Sunset & Sunrise

Set your lights to follow the day's natural rhythms - lights automatically turn on at sunset and turn off at sunrise. The routine automatically adapts to the sunrise and sunset where you live.

Set timer routine

Set a timer

Want to tell the kids dinner’s ready? Or need a reminder for yourself? The timer function activates your lights after a specified time by triggering a scene or simply flashing the lights.

Hue lighting routines

Your life, your lighting routines

Automate your lights any way you want. Start at a specific time or when the sun goes down, turn on and off or activate a scene. You can even mimic being home by randomizing the routine.

Voice control

You talk, Hue responds.

Hands-free with our partners

Surprise your guests or simply never struggle again while walking into a dark home with your hands full. Whether you want to turn your lights on and off or change the brightness of a room, a lot can be done using your voice. Explore the possibilities of voice control* with your platform of choice.

"Turn on Soho in Living Room"

"Dim Living Room to 50%"

"Turn off all the lights"

"Turn on Ruby Glow in Bedroom"

"Turn on Relax in Kitchen"

"Set table light to blue"

*Voice commands can vary per partner.

Entertaintment area set up app

Sync your lights with games, movies & music

Immerse yourself in your favorite movie, sync your lights to any song, or bring in-game effects into your living room with Philips Hue. Simply set-up your entertainment area in the Philips Hue App and create the most memorable viewing, listening and gaming moments.

Explore Hue

It’s easy to set up and expand your Hue smart lighting system with lights and accessories. Find out what Philips Hue can offer you.

About Hue

Philips Hue makes home smart lighting simple. Learn how wireless smart lighting can transform your house into the brightest on the block.

Hue products

Turn on living with the Philips Hue personal wireless lighting system. Learn more about Hue LED bulbs, fixtures, and controls.

*When a bulb displays "Up to" a certain number of lumens in its specifications, it displays the maximum lumen output of the bulb. It shows how bright the bulb can get at 2700 K (White bulbs) or 4000 K (White ambiance or White and color ambiance bulbs). Learn more about brightness