Philips Hue and Nanoleaf this week reduced the price of parts of their lighting range, which is compatible with Apple Home, among other things. Above all, the LED light strips from the two manufacturers should be mentioned here: The high-quality Lightstrip Plus from Philips Hue is available as part of the promotion in a 2+1 set for only 57 euros. Nanoleaf has reduced its Essentials LED strip to 34 euros.
First the links to the respective campaign pages. Philips Hue has both lamps and lamps as sets throughout the range, some of which also come with the new Smart Button. Nanoleaf offers its various wall modules, including Nanoleaf Lines light strips, with substantial discounts.
Philips Hue Lightstrip Plus with extension
In the segment of LED light strips, the Lightstrip Plus from Philips Hue plays in the premium segment. The Hue Bridge is absolutely necessary for optimal use and especially the connection to Apple Home or other smart home systems. Otherwise, the light strip can also be used via Bluetooth.
The light strips from Philips Hue are undoubtedly top class in terms of brightness and color reproduction. As part of the current special offer, you can get the Philips Hue White & Color Ambiance Lightstrip with a length of two meters in combination with an extension of one meter long for the price of 57 euros. Officially, Philips Hue mentions this package with a price of 119 euros.
Nanoleaf Lightstrip with switch in the cable
As a special feature, the Nanoleaf Essentials can support Lightstrip Thread in addition to Bluetooth. When paired with a wire router like the HomePod mini, improvements in range and switching speeds should be noticeable here. The HomeKit connection is direct and without an additional gateway.
Another advantage of the Nanoleaf light strip is the switch integrated in the cable, with which you can not only switch the light on or off, but also change the light color or brightness. The Nanoleaf Essentials Lightstrip is currently available for 34 euros instead of the regular 49.99 euros.