How to Use Philips Hue with Music and Movies

Philips hue is capable of syncing with music and movies, however this can only be done with the use of third party applications, not the Philips hue app. I will list below the applications that we were able to find that support these features for IOS, Android, and Windows.

IOS apps for Music

Hue Disco syncs your hue lights with your music.

“Often imitated, never surpassed: Hue Disco! An amazing controller for your Philips Hue connected house or business. Turn your ordinary living room into a dancefloor. Use your Hue Connected restaurant as a party location without the need for an expensive lightplan. Hue Disco does it all with your Philips Hue setup. The Mood function changes your Hue Lights within a themed colorset at your chosen time interval over and over again. Perfect for warming up your party or any other occasion.”

View on in the App Store

This application allows you to sync your hue lights with your music.

Light DJ – View on the App Store

Light DJ Pro – View on the App Store

Android apps for Music

Sync your hue lights with your music using the hue Disco app.

View on the Google Play Store

Use Splice music player and automix to sync your hue lights with your music.

View on the Google Play Store

With hueManic you can create

Party lights now use the microphone, you can play from any device and your phone turns it into color light.

View on the Google Play Store

Applications for Syncing Movies with Philips Hue

IOS apps for Movies

This application syncs your hue lights with movies from a list that is in their application, so it will not work with every movie but their list may have some you are looking for.

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This application uses your devices camera aimed at your TV or screen to change your lights with what is playing.

View on the App Store

Sync your lights with your favorite Syfy shows.

View on the App Store

Sync your Movies with your hue lights using your devices camera.

View on the App store

Android apps for Movies

Sync your favorite Syfy shows with your Philips hue lights.

View in the Google Play Store

An application for syncing your lights with movies using your devices camera.

View on the Google Play Store

Windows Applications for Movies with Hue

Screen Bloom is a windows application that uses Phython to sync your Philips hue lights to what is on your screen. With it you can sync movies, video games, or just about anything that is on your screen.

You can find more information and download it from here.