January 23, 2022

Twinkly’s Festive Sensible Lighting Merchandise Now Assist Apple HomeKit

Twinkly Christmas lights controlled from a smartphone.

After years of ready, Twinkly’s festive good lights lastly assist Apple HomeKit. Now you can management most of Twinkly’s good lighting merchandise (Gen 1 and Polygroup merchandise don’t work) utilizing the Apple Residence app, a HomePod good speaker, or Siri.

Twinkly is well-known for its good lighting merchandise, that are extremely colourful, customizable, and ideal for Christmas. The corporate’s Christmas tree lights are particularly compelling—Twinkly helps you to scan your tree, map out every LED’s location, and precisely program how every section of the tree appears to be like.

When you already personal Twinkly lights, you’ll be able to set them up with HomeKit after upgrading their firmware to model 2.8.three or later. Simply open the Twinkly app and carry out a fast firmware replace, then go to the Twinkly app menu to pair them with HomeKit.

Sadly, a few of Twinkly’s built-in results are presently inaccessible by means of HomeKit. You continue to want to make use of the Twinkly app to make use of these results, although to be honest, coloration and scene modifications are fairly snappy with Siri.

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