Can you use other smart bulbs with hive?

Are hue bulbs compatible with Hive?

With Philips Hue and Hive you can control your Hue light bulbs that are connected to your Hue bridge from the Hive app. You can turn the Hue lights on and off, adjust the brightness, colour and white temperature. … In addition to the above features Hue lights also work with Hive Actions.

What other products work with Hive?

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Their products are fully compatible with Apple HomeKit, Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.

Can I mix and match smart bulbs?

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If you use a smart home hub, then you can mix and match multiple products and technologies that are all controlled by your hub.

Do Lidl smart bulbs work with Hive?

A: If you invest in the Lidl Smart Home system but realise you need another bulb and Lidl aren’t selling the one you need, many devices from other manufacturers can be linked to the Lidl Home App eg. Philips Hue and Hive bulbs.

Which bulbs are compatible with Hive?

What you need for a smart lighting system. All you need to set up Hive smart lighting is the Hive app, a Hive Hub or Hive Hub 360, and the smart bulbs of your choice. Our app also works with Philips Hue bulbs. You can even make lighting groups containing a mix of Hive and Philips Hue.

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Do Hive bulbs need a hub?

Hive Active Lights need to be connected to either a Hive Hub or Hive Hub 360 in order to sync up with your phone. If you don’t already have one, you’ll need to get one to be able to connect up your bulbs to the internet.

Can Hive control other devices?

Our Hive products aren’t compatible with other connected home devices yet.

Can you use Hive with any boiler?

In most cases, the Hive thermostat will work just fine with your boiler. However, there are a few small exceptions. This includes solid fuel boilers (such as biomass systems and coal), and some Worcester Intelligent Appliance boilers and Worcester combi boilers.

Does Hive work with Apple Homepod?

Hive works seamlessly with HomeKit, Apple’s smart home platform, giving you complete control of all your smart home devices via the Apple Home app and Siri.

Can I put a smart bulb in a lamp?

Smart light bulbs can be used in lamps, installed in pre-existing light fixtures in the home, and, really, anywhere you would install a traditional bulb.

How do smart light bulbs work with Alexa?

You simply need to buy smart LED bulbs that can connect to WiFi or a smart hub that’s compatible with Amazon’s Echo. With Alexa and your voice, you can turn the bulbs on or off. … (Note: Some of the smart bulbs can work directly with Alexa, and others need a smart home hub to work with Alexa.)

Do smart bulbs slow down WiFi?

Smart LED light bulbs do not slow down the WiFi connection unless there are more than 20 bulbs all accessing a single router at the same time. Adding a hub decreases the number of devices on a network, freeing up router traffic, and increasing access.

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