Amazon offers the Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Starter Kit (2nd Gen.) with HomeKit support for $121.78 shipped. That’s a $58 savings off the original price which it still fetches at Best Buy, within $2 of the Amazon all-time low and the lowest offer currently available. Rated 4.1/5 stars. You’ll note that there is a newer version of this model that sports brighter lights but goes for around $200.
Philips Hue Starter Kit features:
- Works with Amazon Alexa to support dimming, shades of white, and color settings through voice control (hub required and included, Alexa device sold separately)
- Starter kit includes 3 color LED light bulbs and a bridge that wirelessly connects up to 50 lights
- The bridge enables you to control your lights from your smart device via the Philips Hue App. Add Hue accessories or connect to Alexa to control your lights your way
- 2nd Generation starter kit comes with brighter bulbs (upgraded from 600 to 800 lumens) and more internal storage for lighting scenes
Turn your everyday lighting into an extraordinary experience. Play with colors or sync lights with your music, TV and games for an immersive effect. The possibilities are endless once you start exploring. The bridge is the heart of your Philips Hue system that connects your smart device to your Philips Hue lights. You can add up to 50 Philips Hue lights and accessories to one bridge. Linked to Wi-Fi via your router, it also connects your system to the wider world via the Internet for out-of-home control and other smart features.