Begins selling its multi-colored LED smart bulbs worldwide
The partnership will help LIFX, which is on the forefront of the Internet of Things (IoT), make homes smarter and improve the way we live. Angel investors
“LIFX is one of the fastest growing and most promising smart home companies,” said
This Series A funding round follows one of the most successful Kickstarter campaigns to date, garnering over
LIFX will use the capital to fund the next phase of its business. The company is also now hiring world-class engineering, sales and marketing teams to create best in class IoT products. LIFX has offices in
“We’re amazed at the level of response we’ve received since our initial launch on Kickstarter in 2012. In the short time since the launch, we’ve worked to perfect our hardware, build a beautiful app and increase manufacturing to meet demand,” said
The investment brings LIFX’s total funding to
The Light Bulb Reinvented - now available to everyone
The LIFX smart bulbs can now be purchased online and shipped worldwide for free. To date, the bulbs were only available to Kickstarter backers and select customers as the company scaled to meet the overwhelming demand.
The LIFX smart bulb works just like a normal light bulb. Simply screw in the LIFX bulb and download the free app and you’re good to go; set up takes less than two minutes. LIFX gives you complete control of your lighting, with over 16M colors, dimming, save scenes, control individual lights, groups of lights and all lights with a single tap. Engage with effects like music visualization, candle flicker, lava light and more through the iOS or Android app. The LIFX bulb is 1,000 lumens and requires no hub so setup is easy. LIFX’s superior LED technology is four times more energy efficient than a traditional incandescent bulb. LIFX bulbs are equally useful in homes, retail and commercial settings.
LIFX offers three bulb models that retail for
LIFX has an open API platform so developers can freely develop apps and use cases to support the growing need for smart lighting throughout the world.
For more information please visit www.lifx.com.
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