This is as good a value as we've seen among color-changing smart bulbs, and worth a shot if you're thinking about adding some extra color into your home.
These bulbs are a cheaper alternative to Lifx or Hue, but they come with too many compromises for us to recommend them.
These are excellent smart bulbs, but it's tough to justify the splurge unless you catch them on sale.
Like most color-changing lights, these strips are a fun, expensive smart-home novelty.
Philips Hue is one of the best-developed DIY smart-home platforms money can buy, and this white-light starter kit is your most affordable entry point. It's practically a must-buy if you're serious about smart lighting.
These color-friendly bulbs are perfectly fine for everyday use, but go with something else if you use dimmer switches.
Lifx Tiles look great, but the software that powers them is frustrating and unreliable. Hold off for improvements, or just go with Nanoleaf instead.
This bulb isn't cheap by today's standards, but it's worth it for the eye-popping color quality and strong dimming performance.
If you're looking for value in the lighting aisle, look no further -- this LED leads the pack.
As a fairly basic bargain bulb, Utilitech delivers, but there are more well-rounded alternatives available for just a few dollars more.
Philips expands its Hue smart LED bulbs with BR30 Connected Downlight Lamp.
With updated motion detection smarts, these connected LEDs can tell when you enter the room even with a lampshade in the way.
These bulbs aren't cheap, but they cost less than Lifx or Philips Hue and arguably do more thanks to the built-in sensors for presence and ambient light.
With high marks in efficiency and light quality, this tubular LED is an attempt to change commercial lighting.
This is a pretty unexceptional smart bulb, but it delivers on most of its promises at a bargain bin price. For basic, app-enabled color control, it's a decent pick.
The ComfyLight will use motion sensors to monitor your home and automate your lights.
With "an industry-first mesh Bluetooth network," Samsung's new programmable LEDs will connect with your phone and tune to the color temperature of your liking.
GE's newest "Bright Stik" LED light bulb is a 100W replacement that's twice as bright as the original.