Today, almost everything in your house works with the Wi-Fi and the lighting is no exception.
Whether you prefer white lights or an atmosphere more colorful, check out our selection of designs you might like.
At the end of this article, you will also find our buying guide to help you choose your light connected.
1. Philips Hue Starter Kit .
Philips Hue is a lighting system connected to the more well-known. The starter kit is sold with three bulbs to a standard screw that can be synced from the iOS app and Android.
It is also possible to manage the intensity of brightness and color. In fact, set to turn at specific times or when you approach/leave the house.
Please be aware that you can put three bulbs Philips Hue in different rooms of your home. However, most of the systems, preset lighting use of complementary colours. Therefore, they work best when they are located quite close to each other.
Explore the possibilities and use your own creativity to integrate the kit, Philips Hue to your home. The kit will illuminate literally your life !
2. Dyson Lightcycle .
He is best known Dyson for its vacuum cleaners and fans of quality but the brand also designs light fixtures connected to it, like the lamp Dyson Lightcycle.
In effect, the lamp of precision Lightcycle offers optimum illumination, upgradeable and adapted to the surrounding light, as it adjusts itself in function of the color temperature of the room.
Equipped with the heat exchanger technology, which helps cool its 6 LEDS, depending on the brand this lamp you will be faithful for 60 years.
In addition to being durable, it is designed to adapt to your needs (read, extra light to work..) and your vision through glare protection.
In addition, its movable arm which lets you adjust the lamp along 3 axes (vertical, horizontal, and 360°), offers you ideal comfort during your moments of reading and will serve as the point-of-load to any device equipped with a USB Type-C.
By connecting to its very intuitive application Dyson Link, configure the Lightcycle, set-the and set it so that it wakes you up by turning on the light gradually.
The lamp Dyson Lightcycle is available in two formats, a desk and a floor lamp, but also in two colours, black-black or white-silver. Price wise, the desktop model is 499,99 €, and the model Lamp is 749,99 €.
3. TP-Link LB130 .
TP-Link is the bulb the more affordable of the range connected lighting, which offers a selection of different templates below 55 €.
Better yet, they do not need any type of hub (hub) to operate, therefore, it is not necessary to buy a starter kit or to subscribe to a paid subscription service.
The model LB130 is available in light colours but also in white light customizable (hot or cold).
Control its color, brightness and tone of the white light with the help of the application Kasa TP-Link (iOS, Android). The bulb TP-Link is also compatible with the Amazon Echo and Google Home.
With only 800 lumens this is not the brighter but it is adequate for most uses.
4. Koogeek LB1 Smart Light Bulb .
Check the bulbs and multi-coloured Koogeek via the application Koogeek Home (iOS/Android), they are even compatible with Apple Home on your iPhone or iPad, Alexa and Google Assistant.
These bulbs are directly accessing the Wi-Fi, and their installation is a breeze thanks to a number of product scannable on each package.
You can create scenes in different rooms and set to specific schedules for implementing these lighting atmospheres.
To configure their automation and manage your lighting remotely, make sure you have a hub (concentrator), such as an iPad, an Apple TV or a HomePod is always in your home.
The bulbs Koogeek are 5000 lumens with colour temperature adjustable from 2700 K to 6000 K for white, for example.
5. Belkin WeMo Smart Light .
The starter kit LED Wemo is a good introduction to smart lighting. It includes two light bulbs screw E27 bulb and a WEMO Link to create lighting scenarios. Each is rated at 800 lumens, which is quite impressive compared to some of the LED competitors.
For they light up and switch off at bedtime, at sunrise, or to schedule pre-defined, you would need to make the setting from the application.
They can be controlled individually, and you can also set a period of growth intensity. It is also possible to define a period of “sleep”, so that the bulb turns off after a certain time, just like a tv or a radio.
6. Nanoleaf Canvas .
The Nanoleaf Canvas is composed of a series of panels LED light that you can dispose of them as seems good to you, and in almost any shape. The mounting of these displays is fast and the WiFi connection is made automatically.
The application Nanoleaf Smarter Series (iOS/Android) and the support of the voice assistant, allowing you to control the lights, are both very easy to install.
There is an optional mode to change the color of the square to the rhythm of the music. It is a feature of the original, but that does not always and that is very dependent on the proximity of your speaker is connected to.
You will enjoy the playful side in the creation of different moods, and once configured, your disposition becomes a work of art on the wall, and interactive.
7. Nanoleaf Aurora Starter Kit .
The Aurora Nanoleaf is a set of light panels on the walls, which work with the Wi-Fi. Their advantage is that they allow you to create a variety of different motives.
Through the application (iOS, Android) set the color of each of the nine panels independently, or so that they pass from one colour to another. You can also vary the brightness and the speed. Nanoleaf may also be controlled by voice, using the assistants Siri, Alexa, or Google.
The more creative you can create your own palettes and save them. If you are not inspired then use the selection pre-installed, or download others from the app.
These panels are attached to a wall using a scotch tape, double-sided, which is handy if you want to change up later.
8. Cololight Pro .
If you do not have the budget to get the lights connected Nanoleaf, then Cololight Pro is a perfect alternative. Smaller and less expensive, this lamp decorative has a compact design and customizable.
It is composed of small hexagonal panels to assemble yourself and in different forms. It can also be fixed to the wall using a kit, additional.
To make it work, all you need is your smartphone. Indeed, via its mobile application (iOS/Android), you can control the different color modes to create an atmosphere that is unique to you.
Finally, in order to facilitate your experience more, it is compatible with the devices Alexa and Google Assistant.
9. Hive Active Light .
The bulb Hive Active Light is an easy and ingenious to introduce the connected lighting in your home.
With LED of 9 watts and a yield of 806 lumens, it also allows you to make a saving of energy. You will be able to set the different tones of white (cool and warm) as well as the intensity of thousands of colors in many shades.
The Hive Active works with WiFi and it is easy to control via the application Kasa (iOS/Android), Alexa, Google Assistant and IFTTT. You can schedule and automate their lighting.
10. Elgato Avea Flare .
The Elgato Avea Flare is a LED connected to that you control from your smartphone via the app Elgato Avea (iOS/Android) to create a lighting atmosphere that is different in every room of your home. You’ll even have the choice between static colors and several themes.
The Avea also works as an alarm, it will turn on at scheduled times. It lightens gradually the room so as to not blind you in the morning.
It is wireless and it is equipped with a battery autonomy of 8 hours. Finally, it is certified to IP65, it resists, therefore, to the water, which is a good point especially if you place it in a bathroom.
11. Lava BrightSounds .
The Lava BrightSounds is both a lamp connected to a laptop and Bluetooth speakers 360° is capable of receiving incoming calls.
It is an ideal gadget for camping, evenings on the beach index (IPX4), to watch over the children during the night and play lullabies to fall asleep.
With a lithium-ion battery, this speaker-light bulb can play up to eight hours of music, or give you 10 hours. You can also use it plugged in on ac.
If you are planning to go camping, organize a party, a barbecue in the garden, then the LED Bluetooth speakers is made for you.
Guide to buying bulbs and lights connected.
Thanks to the bulbs and various lighting fixtures connected, it is possible to create different moods in each room of your home, control them remotely from your phone or your tablet, or program them to turn on and off at predetermined times.
Thanks to the evolution of the connected speakers such as the Amazon Echo or the Google Home, use voice commands to manage the lights, reducing their intensity or change their color.
This kind of function always gives a dramatic effect once you have installed it.
The use of LED instead of incandescent bulbs, has some advantages such as a reduction of the energy consumption, limit the release of heat, and a longer life.
The temperature and brightness of the colors are important in terms of domestic uses. The temperature is measured in Kelvin 2700 K to 3000 K for warm white ; higher values means more cold temps and more they are bass they are hot.
The brightness is measured in Lumen.
Now that you know a little bit more, check out our selection of the best lights connected to the market.