Lifx has slowly been getting better, and the recent addition of an IFTTT channel is its biggest step forward yet. If you're tempted by color-changing smart LEDs, it merits consideration.
At $35, this flashy bulb is one of the most affordable and accessible smart color LEDs we've seen. If you want an easy way to add a little color to your life, give it a shot.
The Philips Clear LED is designed with traditional aesthetics in mind.
Approval from Energy Star means that the cost of these bulbs could be coming down.
With impressive light quality and a lifetime warranty, this affordable LED looks like a contender.
The Lumen Mini is a bluetooth-enabled mood light that's coming to Kickstarter later this month.
These smart LEDs are the latest members of the quickly growing WeMo family of connected devices.
This better, brighter bulb is the latest reason to switch to LED lighting.
For basic lighting automation needs, this TCP kit will do the job nicely -- and it won't break the bank, either. For more advanced features and controls, consider the competition, but be prepared to splurge.
Philips expands its Hue smart LED bulbs with BR30 Connected Downlight Lamp.
For basic needs, the Lumen LED Color Smart Bulb might make sense, but consider waiting to see if the app improves, and to see what the competition will bring to the table. For more advanced control of your lights, a Philips Hue setup is probably worth the extra cash.
Is this impressive bulb bright enough to outshine its predecessor?
At just $29.99 per bulb, this automatable light source will fit nicely into existing home automation networks, serving as an appealing alternative to more expensive dimmer modules and smart switches.
You might not have an obvious need for an Internet-connected, color-changing light bulb, but the Philips Hue Connected Bulb kit offers enough potential to justify its high price tag.