iLuv presents a first HomeKit-certified device-- the Rainbow8, a smart lightbulb featuring wifi connectivity and Siri voice control, with no need for a central hub devices.
According to the company, using the Rainbow8 is as simple as plugging it in. Once the bulb is in the socket users can set up the bulb via companion app, since it pairs directly with smartphones via wifi. The app allows one to set up schedules, geo-fences able to activate and deactivate according to user location, and custom lighting scenes. Siri support provides voice control, and the bulb can pair with others for the control of multiple units.
iLuv adds the Rainbow8 improve on the previous Rainbow7 Bluetooth-enabled bulb through the addition of over 16 million colours and dimming options, 800 lumens brightness and a lifespan of up to 20000 hours.
The Rainbow8 smart lightbulb is available now.