• Works in every home
  • No wires, mount anywhere
  • Easy to install yourself

Convenient, customizable control

Handy smart switches give you immediate control of your lights throughout your home.

Expertly designed, easy to use

Wireless and effortlessly installed, smart light switches were made to make smart lighting simple.

Easy to use switches

One-click control

No need to navigate through the app — just one push controls your lights.

Switches are wireless

Control your way

Philips Hue accessories are versatile: set up, program, and use exactly how you want.

Personalize in the Hue app

Easily select preset light scenes or customize your switch's settings to match the time of day.

Controlling Switches with app
Dimmer holder

Dim and brighten instantly

Our smart switches install in seconds without the need to rewire, letting you dim and brighten your lights right out of the box. 

Where to use smart switches

Questions & answers

It is easy to set up the Hue dimmer switch?
Do I need to connect any electrical wires to install the Hue dimmer switch?
How is the Hue dimmer switch different from a traditional light switch?
Can I customize the settings of a Hue dimmer switch?
Can I use a Hue dimmer switch to control my outdoor lights?
My Dimmer switch is no longer working properly.
Where can I mount the Hue smart button?
What do I need to set up my Hue smart button?
Do I need to connect electrical wires to install the Hue smart button?
How does the Hue smart button work?
Can I customize the settings of my smart button?
How do I install the Hue smart button?
What do I do if my Hue Tap switch stops responding?
What do the three buttons on Hue Tap switch do?
How do I add an accessory to my Hue system?
How do I reset a Hue accessory to its default settings?
How do I install a Friends of Hue switch and add it to the Hue app?
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Design and finishing






Operational humidity

0%<H<80% (non condensing)

Operational temperature

0°C - 40°C

Extra feature/accessory incl.




2 years


Packaging information



Product dimensions and weight

Net weight

0.07 kg


2 cm


6 cm


6 cm



2 year(s)

Technical specifications

Number of configurable buttons


Battery type

CR - Button cell

Class of protection

Class III

The switch

Batteries included

1 x CR2032

Configurable buttons

4 buttons and 1 dial

Frequency band

2400 - 2483.5 MHz

IP rating



50.000 clicks / 12.000 turns

Max. lights per switch

Not applicable

Minimal battery lifetime

2 year(s)

Mounting options



Software upgradeable

when connected to Hue bridge

Wall plate depth

6 mm

Wall plate height

125 mm

Wall plate width

80 mm

What's in the box

Hue dimmer switch


What's supported

HomeKit compatible


Philips Hue App

IOS 15 and above

Android 10.0 and above

Packaging dimensions and weight

EAN/UPC - product


Net weight

0.1 kg

Gross weight

0.17 kg


174 mm


86 mm


72 mm

Material number (12NC)



User manual

No manual available

Disposal of the product

At the end of (economic) life dispose the product according to local rules and do not dispose the product with regular household waste. The correct disposal of your product will help prevent potential negative consequences for the environment and human health


No dismantle information available

*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 colour ambiance bulbs). Learn more about brightness