Setting up a HomeKit accessory to work with the Home app is simple and secure. Just scan the HomeKit code found directly on the accessory or in its instructions, and it’s instantly paired with your iOS device. The Home app will also recognize existing HomeKit accessories that have been set up using other apps. Watch the video to see how it works.
To get started with Philips Hue, all you need is a starter kit which includes smart light bulbs and a bridge.
HomeKit requires an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 8.1 or later.
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