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Philips Hue gets a new Tap dial switch, customizable track lighting, and more

The faster you turn the Philips Hue Tap dial switch the faster your lights brighten or dim. | Image: Signify

Signify just announced a new Philips Hue Tap dial switch, portable Hue Go lamp, and fully customizable track lighting in a range of smart lighting updates today.

The Hue Tap dial switch (€49/$49) is available in matte black or white and adjusts lights with a turn of the dial. The faster you turn it the faster your lights brighten or dim. It features four buttons than can control scenes in up to three rooms or zones in the home. The magnetic base allows the Tap dial to be used as a remote control.

The Philips Hue Perifo track lighting is made of individual rails that let you choose the length the of track. It can be attached to the wall or ceiling, connected to internal wiring or a standard outlet, and be fitted with your choice of Hue spotlights, pendants, light bars, and light tubes.

 Image: Signify
Philips Hue Perifo track lighting is fully customizable.

There’s also a new indoor outdoor Hue Go portable table lamp (€149.99 / $159.99). It lasts up to 48 hours before needing to recharge in the charging base. A button lets your cycle through preset light scenes to match your needs.

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The indoor outdoor Philips Hue Go portable table lamp.

The Tap dial is available now while the Go table lamp won’t arrive until summer. The price of Perifo track lighting varies depending upon configuration and will be available at the end of the summer.



Source: The Verge

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