Philips intros new Hue range

Twilight of the Gods, Arthur Packham - Wikimedia CommonsDutch company Philips has been trying to sell its lighting business for some time but has found its proposals blocked by antitrust objections.

So its lighting division is pressing on and has just announced an addition to its Hue smart light range

Hue white ambiance are lamps that can be adjusted to vary depending on the time of day.

The kit comes with two Philips Hue ambiance bulbs, a bridge for Apple HomeKit and also a dimmer switch.

The kit is not cheap – with a started kit starting at £100 and individual single bulbs costing £26.

You can control the lights using apps on your smart device but can also control them using Apple Siri.