Offered exclusively through Apple stores beginning on Oct. 30, the hue starter kit includes three LED bulbs that fit into any standard light fixture, a bridge that connects to existing wireless routers. hue starter kits will retail for $199 and are available at Apple stores nationwide on Oct. 30. Additional bulbs will be available at $59.
Says a press release announcing hue, “Philips hue sets up in minutes and, with a quick download of the hue application, the system can be controlled from any iOS or Android device. From the app, consumers can remotely control their home lighting for added security, personalize their lighting experience with custom settings, or program timers to help manage daily schedules, all through the convenience of their smart device.” Details.