We have smartphones, smart cars, smart household appliances, so why not add smart bulbs to the mix for good measure? The technological revolution we’ve been experiencing for these past few years has digitalized every single aspect of our lives. From tablets and notebooks to mobile phones or photo frames, everything is digital nowadays, so turning light bulbs digital would make perfect sense in this context.
You see, smart bulbs are easy to set up, fun to show off, and perfect for setting the appropriate atmosphere whenever you’re looking to relax. Not only that, but some of these smart bulbs also incorporate speakers along with a number of equally interesting features bound to reinvent the bulb and everything you would expect a light bulb to do in this day and age. So let us find out what are the ten best smart led light bulbs on the market today.
10Best to Buy Bluetooth Smart 10W E26 LED Light Bulb Speaker
This smart bulb from Best to Buy has over 16 million supported colors, each dimmable according to your specific needs. As you would expect, the bulb is compatible with most Bluetooth enabled devices like iPhones, iPods, iPads, and Android devices running Android 4.3 OS and above. It also features an advanced acoustic technology aimed at delivering clear sound at all times, a Bluetooth speaker that you can control from up to 10 meters away.
9DOTTI Smart Pixel Art Light
While it appears to lack speakers of any kind, this particular art light is perfect for anyone looking to use it as a light stand. By design, it can sync with your smartphone and let you know via artistic patterns whether you have any notifications to look at. It can also provide notifications for Facebook, Twitter, Skype, WhatsApp, and a multitude of other online services you might use. Not only that, but it also includes a music mode, a dice game, a synchronized clock, and a battery monitor.
8WiFi LED Light Bulb – Secured Smart Q.Lite
This Wi-Fi controlled light bulb uses a clever ‘Dancing WiFi QLite’ App designed to transform the bulb into a magical dancing light spectacle with just a simple touch from your smartphone. It uses very little power when compared to other light bulbs, just 7.5 W to be more precise, but it provides the same light you would expect from a 60W bulb. At the same time, it features a secured WiFi WPA2 & 2.4 GHz connection that allows you to control the bulb through a home router from anywhere via the internet.
7NOTTI Smart Mood Light with Notifications
NOTTI is a smart mood light that uses 16 million color LEDs to bring a bit of color into any room in a pretty artistic fashion. By design, this interesting mood light can receive notifications from your iPhone or Android and use them to display flashing customizable color patterns for each individual type of alert. It also works withy your smartphone to provide you with a comforting light when you wake up by synchronizing with your phone’s alarm settings.
6LiteXim Bluetooth Led Bulb Smart Music Mode Bulb
Packing a clever MagicLight app, this particular smart bulb from LiteXim allows you to easily change color patterns using your smartphone. This way, you can control up to 8 smart LED light bulbs at once or individually, turn them on and off, dim and brighten the light, or changing their colors at any point. We should point out, however, that it only supports IOS systems via Bluetooth 4.0, the type of connectivity that most iPhones and iPads use nowadays.
5Techip Bluetooth Smart LED Light Bulb
Techip’s Changing Lights bulb stands out by allowing you to schedule when to turn itself on or off. It also synchronizes with your smartphone to set up the appropriate mood in the morning when your phone’s alarm goes off. It does so with the help of over 16 million supported colors along with a warm profile and a cool white. It has to be said that each color is dimmable and personalizable according to your individual needs.
4Lumen8 Bluetooth 7.5W Multi-Colored Smart LED Light Bulb
The Lumen8 can be programmed to synchronize to your favorite songs, providing you with quite a show of color and light in the process. For this purpose, it features 20 pre-programmed color modes that you can very well customize any way you want. Furthermore, it is a simple and long-lasting bulb by default, providing you with the same brightness you can normally expect from a 60W incandescent bulb for more than 40,000 guaranteed operational hours.
3SunLabz Bluetooth Smart Light
Equipped with technicolor capabilities, this particular smart light can be set up to provide you with a veritable rainbow of color with just a touch of a button. It features over 16 million RGB color capabilities while still being able to function as a traditional bulb if you need it to. At the same time, it consumes 90% less power than standard bulbs, while still providing you with more than 15,000 hours of customizable light. As for its syncing capabilities, it can be controlled by almost any mobile device with Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity.
2Flux Bluetooth Smart LED Light Bulb
By design, Flux bulbs are easy to install and even easier to use. They use a clever Flux bluetooth app to match the light to your modd by using a 16 million color palette that you can customize any way you want. Not only that but they also boast the capacity to turn the lights off gradually at night to ensure that you’ll never again have to worry about whether you left the lights on or not. As for the app, it can record multiple profiles to help you set up clever patterns for the bulb to reproduce at a later time when you’re in that particular mood again.
11ByOne Wireless Bluetooth 4.0 Speaker Dimmable Multicolored LED Light Bulb
This exquisite smart LED light bulb from 1ByOne is perhaps the most technologically advanced on the market today. It features seemingly infinite options when it comes to customizing color palettes, a feature made possible by over 16 million colors available along with multiple tones of white. For instance, it makes it easy for you to change color temperature from a warm 2000k white to a 9000k cool white with just a touch of a button.
In terms of connectivity and compatibility, we should point out that 1byone’s Wireless Multicolored LED Light Bulb works with virtually any smartphone and mobile device out there. It does so via Bluetooth 4.0 to enable you to control every single one of its many features using its Smartphone Controlled App. Speaking of connectivity, you can use the app to control the bulb from up to 10 meters away with relative ease.
Interestingly enough, this particular smart bulb also boasts great sound effects through a high-quality speaker inside the bulb, a speaker that will play music straight from your smartphone with an amazingly clear sound. Needless to say, you aren’t likely to find too many similar smart bulbs on the market today, especially none that would incorporate such an advanced 2-in-1 design in this price range.