Widgets

Widgets are mini 'apps' on your Home screen. Hue Essentials gives you the ability to control your lights right from your Home screen.

Action widget

Add actions like toggle, activate scene, start/stop effect to your home screen.

Group widget

Toggle, adjust brightness, activate scenes, and change colors.

Groups widget

Quickly control all the rooms & groups from all your bridges. Toggle, adjust brightness, activate scenes, and change colors.

Temperature widget

View the temperature levels of your Philips Hue motion sensors.

Adding widgets to your Home screen is as simple as three steps:

  1. Press and hold on an empty space on your Home screen.
  2. Tap widgets.
  3. Place one of the Hue Essentials widgets.