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Best Lighting Apps for iOS

Best Lighting Apps for iOS

Set the mood in your home with these incredible apps that are compatible with Philips Hue and/or LIFX lighting.

OnSwitch for Philips Hue/LIFX

It's Party Time

OnSwitch for Philips Hue/LIFX

OnSwitch for Philips Hue/LIFX

One of the easiest ways to use Philips Hue and LIFX.

The app’s many features include a wake up and sleep timer, which makes for a better night’s sleep. To get started, simple tap an effect and see it applied to any bulb group of your choice. Don’t like what you see? Select something else with ease.

Why we love it

One of the best apps for both Philips Hue and LIFX.

Philips Hue

The One You Need

Philips Hue

Philips Hue

For ANYONE with Philips Hue lighting, since this is the official app.

New Philips Hue users should definitely stick with the training wheels and use this app first. Use the app to set up your lights, test new themes, and more.

Why we love it

We love being able to create a lighting scene simply by taking or choosing a picture from the Photo app.

Light DJ Pro for Hue & LIFX

Light It up and Dance

Light DJ Pro for Hue & LIFX

Light DJ Pro for Hue & LIFX

For DJs who understand that lightning and music mix.

If you’re a DJ, you need to install this app. Compatible with both Philips Hue and LIFX, Light DJ offers everything you need to create the ultimate music listening experience. Use the app as a personal music visualizer, or program the app to create your own customized light shows.

Why we love it

When it's time to party, it's time for Light DJ Pro

Lightbow

Switch It Up

Lightbow

One of the few Philips Hue apps that is universal.

Whatever your mood, you’ll find something to like with Lightbow. Featuring presets, animations, groups, triggers, and transitions, Lightbow offers it all, including support for Apple Watch.

Why we love it

One of the first Philips Hue apps continues to be one of the best. We especially like its list of seasonal themes.

Thorlight for Philips Hue

Make Thor Proud

Thorlight for Philips Hue

Thorlight for Philips Hue

For Philips Hue users looking for a unique lighting experience.

Thorlight is unique in that it offers controlled animations that you can setup according to room. The crafted animations synchronize your lights for effects rather than random light color changes.

Why we love it

Most Philips Hue apps offer the same type of tools. Thorlight is slightly different.