Products, Materials + Tools | Mar 28, 2014

Samsung Debuts New Smart Bluetooth Controllable LED Bulb at Light + Building 2014

Samsung Electronics announced it will launch a range of LED lamp solutions at Light + Building 2014, the world’s leading trade fair for architecture and technology, taking place in Frankfurt, Germany from 30 March to 4 April 2014. The highlight is a Smart Bulb thet includes Bluetooth controllable LED lighting designed for the future.

“Based on our extensive experience with semiconductor and LED technology, as well as our knowledge of the appliances industry, we are in a unique position to deliver exciting smart solutions for the LED Lighting industry,” said Hee-Chong Yoon, Vice President of LED Lamp Marketing at Samsung Electronics. “Our ultimate goal is to connect the digital dots in our customer’s lives and Samsung is well positioned to deliver LED solutions for the Smart Homes of the future.”

Unlike traditional Wi-Fi controllable LED lighting, the Smart Bulb utilizes Bluetooth technology which eliminates the need for a bridge and wireless AP, enabling the user to connect and control it directly from a smartphone or tablet PC. By installing an application, users can access and control of up to 64 Smart Bulbs with no additional equipment or set up required.

The Smart Bulb can be dimmed down to 10% brightness and is CCT tunable from 2700K (arm white) to 6500K (cool white). With a lifetime of 15,000 hours per Smart Bulb, users will receive approximately 10 years of highly-efficient light.

B2B customers can deploy the Zigbee Smart Bulb that allows lighting to be controlled from anywhere and from smart devices such as a smartphone and tablet PC.

Furthermore, Samsung will showcase a new PAR-series, lamps with a swivel-head PAR models that are a lighter and more efficient, a decorative classic design LED lamp, and an L-tube series with ECG and CCG compatibility.

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