You can preset your 4 favorite Philips Hue light settings in Philips Hue tap switch. Select a scene you have created yourself, one of the scenes that Philips has created for you, or program a button to switch all lights off. It's all up to you.
|Philips Hue tap switch|
|Max 25 Philips Hue tap switches per bridge (if no other switches are in the system)|
|Works without batteries|
|Zigbee Green Power protocol, IEEE 802.15.4|
|Frequency band 2400–2483.5 MHz|
|Range: 15–30 m, depending on local circumstances|
|Weight: 90 grams|
|75mm diameter, 25mm height|
|Number of configurable buttons: 4|
|50,000 clicks lifetime|
|Freestanding use or wall mountable|
|Operational temperature: 0°C – 40°C|
|Operational humidity: 0% < H < 80%|
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How many Philips Hue taps and/or Philips Hue dimmer switches can I connect to the Philips Hue system?
You can connect 7 Hue dimmer switches (HDS) OR 25 Hue taps (HT) OR a combination.
1 HDS - 21 HT.
2 HDS - 18 HT.
3 HDS - 15 HT.
4 HDS - 12 HT.
5 HDS - 8 HT.
6 HDS - 5 HT.
7 HDS - 2 HT.
How does it work?
There is a kinetic, energy-harvesting system within Philips Hue tap switch. The sensor detects pressure on its buttons and harvests the energy needed in order to connect to the bulbs, using ZigBee technology. Philips Hue tap switch needs no batteries or a mains power source; it is operated purely on kinetic energy. This means Philips Hue tap switch has a remarkable zero watts of power consumption, making it smarter, greener, with no battery waste and is hassle-free.
How does Philips Hue tap switch fix to your wall?
The mounting plate of Philips Hue tap switch can be fixed to any wall using the adhesive power strips (included), which are removable from the wall and leave no trace. Alternatively, the back plate can be mounted on a wall using screws.
Can I own more than one Philips Hue tap switch? Can they work together?
Yes, you can operate up to 25 Philips Hue tap switches with each bridge when no other wireless switches are connected. This has no impact on the number of bulbs which can be used, which means you can still have up to 50 lamps on top of these switches. The beauty of the Philips Hue family is that all members of the Philips Hue family are designed to work together. Once you have the Philips Hue bridge, your connected lighting experience is completely scalable - you’ll be able to add any Philips Hue-enabled product to your home setup.