Philips’ Hue Past seems like a lamp, solely smarter
Philips Hue Past is the corporate’s try at taking its related lighting platform to the mainstream. That is why the brand new vary of sunshine fixtures — lamps, pendant and ceiling lights — pair a shade-altering module with a “tunable” white mild for truly with the ability to see. We managed to sneak round to the again of Philips’ sales space at IFA and into an indication space the place we obtained to see the gear in use for the primary time. It was right here that we discovered that the corporate will escape a standalone Hue Past app, particularly designed to cater to the extra complicated twin-bulbed platform. We additionally discovered that there are a trio of Hue modules powering each of the lights, whereas a single hockey puck-formed element could be discovered lurking beneath the lamp’s cowl. Nonetheless not sure if Hue Past is well worth the funding? Take a look at the snaps.