Best Smart Home Lighting Essentials for a Modern and Cool Look

Give the gift of light with these smart home lighting essentials. From lightbulbs and light strips to lamps and beyond, there are plenty of innovative lighting options that can connect to Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, or Google Assistant in a pinch, and we’ve done the research so you don’t have to. Gift with an air of modern confidence – and yes, you do need this for your own home, too.

1. LIFX Z Smart LED Light Strip

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These LED light strips will set the mood and make it jazzy. Compatible with all smart home platforms (Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, and Google Assistant), it’s easy to get creative with the four light strips included in this set. Change the colors from your smartphone, or with your voice.

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2. COOWOO Smart Himalayan Salt Lamp

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This gorgeous Himalayan salt lamp is voice-controlled and compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Any lady experimenting with running a smart home will be so impressed with this unexpected, glam, and totally zen gift. (AKA: Can be controlled from the bathtub…)

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3. Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Smart LED Lightbulb

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It’s compatible with Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, and Google Assistant! That means, if you have a friend who uses smart home technology, this will work with what they have. For more of a splurge, you can gift this complete smart home lighting set: Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Smart Lighting Starter Set ($$$).

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4. Smartika Profile Indoor and Outdoor Modern Wall Light

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How sleek and sexy are these minimalistic wall lights? Place them wherever a glow is needed when the sun sets outdoors, or just about anywhere indoors. Compatible with Amazon Alexa, the frosted and waterproof glass establishes a modern look.

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5. Sengled Element Plus Smart LED Light Bulb

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These three glowy bulbs are compatible with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and SmartThings. Tone the lights from warm to cool for controlled ambiance that will fit any mood. These bulbs take just seconds to install and set up.

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6. Philips Hue White Ambiance Wellner Smart Table Lamp

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This modern table lamp is compatible with Amazon Alexa, Apple HomeKit, and Google Assistant. Set timers to make waking up even easier in the morning.

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