Philips Hue tap switch

Philips Hue tap switch

 

Recall your favorite Philips Hue scenes

Recall your favorite Philips Hue scenes

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.

Place it anywhere

Place it anywhere

Philips Hue tap switch can be used as a normal wall switch. You can place it anywhere you want, using screws or the adhesive tape on the back plate of the switch.

Use as a remote control

Use as a remote control

You can also use Philips Hue tap switch as a remote control for your comfort.

Powered by your touch - no batteries

Powered by your touch - no batteries

Philips Hue tap uses kinetic energy and is powered by your touch. So no batteries needed.

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Specifications
Philips Hue tap switch

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
Enviromental
Operational temperature: 0°C – 40°C
Operational humidity: 0% < H < 80%
(non condensing)
Guarantee
2 years

Enviromental

Operational temperature: 0°C – 40°C

Operational humidity: 0% < H < 80%

(non condensing)

Guarantee

2 years

Bulbs

Philips Hue white and color ambiance - extension bulbs

Include a Philips Hue white and color ambiance bulb in your Philips Hue system and experience high quality white and colored light that offers you endless possibilities.

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Lightstrips

Philips Hue Lightstrip Plus

The most flexible light source imaginable. Shape it, attach it to any solid surface and extend it up to 10 meters by adding 1 meter extensions.

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Luminaires

Philips Hue Go

The smart portable light that lets you light any moment, anywhere. Set the mood via the control on the product itself or use the Philips Hue app on your smart device.

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Controls

Philips Hue dimmer switch

A battery-powered dimmer for the Philips Hue system that controls your preferred light setting that you have configured in the Philips Hue app, without the use of your smart device.

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FAQ

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.

Combination list:
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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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