Ikea's smart light bulbs are neither that smart nor cheap

Ikea's smart light bulbs are neither that smart nor cheap

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IKEA TRÅDFRI is the Swedish company’s range of affordable smart lighting made available for our smart home. It’s a tempting offer, and it’s obvious that LED light bulbs use less energy and last longer than traditional light bulbs. However, as is often the case, if something looks too good to be true, it usually is. So let’s see if the smart light bulbs from IKEA are really worth it.
What is a smart bulb?
You may be asking yourself what the point of smart light bulbs is. Do you really need to control your lights through the Internet? In all honesty, if you take a step back and think about it logically, the answer is probably no. However, smartphones are becoming such a staple in our lives and we control more and more devices from them that simply put, light bulbs just fall into that basket.

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The ability to control the lighting in your home from your phone or a remote control is something that, sooner or later, was bound to arrive. A bit like how TV remotes arrived, although neither the remote nor TV are necessary. In addition to being able to control these light bulbs remotely, the LEDs that make them up also give you the option of changing the tone, color or intensity (depending on the type of bulb).
A smart light bulb and controller for $19.99. / © ANDROIDPIT
Therefore, smart light bulbs are the new generation of light bulbs. They

Article originally published at: Droid Life