LIFX smart light bulb

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LIFX Mini White

LIFX (UK version here).

Due to Coronavirus Disease COVID-19 pandemic, most people are required to stay home or work from home. To imitate office environment, we can adjust the brightness of LIFX smart light bulbs from 1% to 100%. To create a relaxing atmosphere for break time, change the dimness, choose from billions of color shades or apply the built-in scene templates.

LIFX smart light bulbs are used to be more expensive than other smart light bulbs. However, the unit price has reduced steadily and is now comparable to competing brands.

The biggest advantage of LIFX is that the smart LED bulbs do not require any controller since they can work as standalone Wi-Fi devices. This translates into a lower starting cost of installing LIFX smart LED bulbs. Another huge advantage which is not available in most competing brands is that the power rating of LIFX smart LED bulbs is universal. This unique advantage make them usable in all countries. In addition, LIFX has infrared models for enhancing smart cameras‘s night vision.

Why This Smart Light Bulb is Our First Choice

We recommend LIFX as our first choice of best smart LED light bulb for many reasons. First of all, we’re able to use it in any country including Asia. Here are the top 5 reasons why we rank it as our number one:

  1. The power rating is universal, i.e. 100-240 VAC, which is suitable for countries with US power rating as well as UK power rating.
  2. Save cost on not needing a hub or controller.
  3. Huge saving as compared to local purchase due to mark up.
  4. Compatible with smart speakers like Amazon Echo.
  5. International delivery is available.

How This Smart Light Bulb Brightens Up Your Home

Since we’re going to spend more hours at home, LIFX smart LED light bulbs have become essential. Besides setting up the working atmosphere, they can suit our mood for relaxation or partying. Here are the top 5 reasons how this smart LED light bulb can achieve these tasks:

  1. Free LIFX app for controlling lights from anywhere. Create schedules to wake up the natural way. Group the lights together for easy control. Choose from beautiful preset themes or capture the moment in scenes. Billions of colors for special effects like the music visualizer, gaming and more.
  2. Use app or voice to control lights while working from home or travelling.
  3. Dim lights from 1% to 100% in 1% step.
  4. Set up any atmosphere or occasion with up to 1 trillion of colors to choose from.
  5. Infrared model for improving the night vision range of smart security cameras.

When Our Smart Light Bulb Becomes Even Better

We used to complain about the higher cost which is no longer valid. The only complain we have on this best smart LED light bulb is:

  1. Warranty is limited in the country of origin.

What to Check Before Buying

Verify that you can download the free app and run the app in your smartphone. If you can’t find this app in your local Google Play store or Apple App Store, then download it from US app store directly.

Where to Go From Here

Due to the international shipping costs and custom duties, it’s worth buying locally even when the price is slightly higher than overseas prices. The only 2 reasons why you should buy the recommended items here are: 1) the items are not available locally, 2) the local prices are significantly higher.

LIFX is our first choice of best smart home LED light bulbs but don’t just take our words for it. Explore our other top choice for comparison.

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