The Best Smart Light Bulbs (2021): Ambient Lighting, Kit, Color, and more
If you want me, you spend your childhood longing on lights you can control cheering. Clapper’s prize is dazzling: no longer getting out of bed to hit the light switch. You can still buy the Clapper! But technology has come a long way from the past. Now you can control the lights, set timers and schedules, and change the colors on your smartphone or your voice when you have a smart assistant-no need to clap.
If you want to make your house a small smarter, smarter bulbs are a good place to start. Most of the options are relatively inexpensive, and they are easy to install. Plus, there are no cameras or door locks for anyone to hack into. If you want to further improve your home, most brands have a list of other products such as security cameras and plugs.
Updated September 2021: We added the Cync Direct Connect bulb as our top pick, as well as lots of info. We also added a light strip pick.
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