What you can do

Apple HomeKit technology provides an easy, secure way to control HomeKit-enabled accessories from any of your iOS devices. Tell Siri to "turn on the upstairs lights." Dim the lights from your Apple Watch. Use your iPhone to change colors. And much more! All you need is a square-shaped Philips Hue Bridge 2.0 and your favorite iOS device to get started.

Unlocking
new features

Take control of your home with the Apple Home app. Use a single command to set scenes, powering multiple accessories to work in combination. Create a scene "I'm home" to turn on lights, unlock doors, and open your living room shades.

Without touching
a button

One of the coolest new features enabled by linking Philips Hue to Apple Homekit is that you can use Siri to control your Philips Hue lights. Turn on your lights. Dim to the desired brightness. Recall pre-set scenes. Even tell Siri to set up for a party.

Siri commands


"Turn all lights off"


"Turn [light name] on"


"Set [scene name]"

How to upgrade your bridge

The square-shaped Philips Hue Bridge 2.0 supports the hardware authentication required for Apple HomeKit and enables all your Philips Hue lights to work with Apple HomeKit technology. If you have the round-shaped Philips Hue Bridge and want to use Apple HomeKit, you will need to get your hands on the a Bridge 2.0. Once it's installed, you can discover the new possibilities of Apple HomeKit and Philips Hue using your favorite iOS device.



Bridge