Hue Bridge: unlock the full power of smart lighting

    What is the Hue Bridge?

    The Hue Bridge is the smart light hub for Philips Hue. It is the heart of your system, managing all your smart LED lights and storing your customized settings — and giving you full control over your smart lights via the Hue app.

    The Hue app + Hue Bridge:

    a powerful combination

    Control lights in your entire home and outdoor space

    Set up smart accessories

    Create smart light routines

    Sync light with movies, music, and games

    Automated light makes it look like you’re home

    Lights turn on automatically as you arrive

    Control smart lights with your voice

    Pair your Hue lights with your smart home assistant via the Hue Bridge app to make your smart lights even smarter — they’ll do as they’re told!

    Bridge required

    The Philips Hue Bridge app

    Philips Hue Bridge app screen
    Connect up to 50 LED lights
    Control your lights while away from home
    Create Rooms and Zones
    Set up smart accessories


    Extend your reach with a Hue Bridge    

    Your personal smart light network      


    Add a Hue Bridge to your Philips Hue smart lighting system to expand your range of control. The Bridge uses your Hue bulbs as stepping stones for its Zigbee network, allowing you to add more lights to even the furthest corners of your home. 

    Convenient and secure smart light

    works without wi-fi

    Works without internet

    Control your Hue lights at home, even if your internet connection is down. 
    fast and secure

    Fast and secure

    Get a lightning-fast response to your commands and a secure, private connection.
    smart home partner integration

    Smart home partner integration

    Pair your lights to any smart home assistant.
    always up to date

    Always up to date

    Automatic over-the-air updates keep your smart light system current.

    Meet the family

    Philips Hue is more than just smart LED light bulbs — it’s an entire smart lighting system, complete with modern and traditional light fixtures, smart accessories to control your lights, and more.

    Get to know Hue


    Learn more about the Philips Hue smart lighting system, including the difference between Bluetooth and Bridge.

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    How Hue works


    Voice control


    Bridge FAQ

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