GE Lighting has revealed that its Cync Good Hexagon Panels – which have been unveiled again in January at CES 2023 – are actually that can be purchased.
Panel-based sensible lighting, championed initially by Nanoleaf, is a massively rising space; with avid gamers and residential theatre lovers focused.
Cync’s possibility, which is available in 7 or 10 packs, are 180mm broad and 17.5mm thick and provide 16 million colours and white tones.
You may as well purchase further 5-pack extender kits and a single controller can deal with as much as 20 of the hexagonal panels.
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They’re related to your private home community utilizing 2.4GHz Wi-Fi however it’s also possible to simply pair them to your telephone through Bluetooth.
Throughout the Cync app you will get management of stuff like fade width, colour width and colour period and there is additionally a color-wheel and format templates, plus the power to create your personal designs.
Like Nanoleaf’s panels, they’ve a music sync function and embrace a spread of sunshine and music present presets. You possibly can add in voice controls utilizing Alexa or the Google Assistant.
Cync Good Hexagon Panels can be found now in 7-pack ($149.99) and 10-pack ($189.99) variations with a 5-pack prolong package ($89.99) additionally obtainable.
What I feel
In the identical method that the sensible mild market has turn out to be flooded lately, with seemingly each tech model on the planet providing up an array of bulbs, lamps and lightstrips, it is solely pure that panel lighting turns into awash with choices for customers too.
Nanoleaf has the model identify and the status within the space at current however manufacturers like Cync and Govee (to not point out an absolute plethora of Chinese language firms promoting panels on Amazon) are actually coming in at lower cost factors, so it is going to be exhausting for Nanoleaf to take care of its dominance and might want to proceed to innovate with further capabilities, because it has with the Sync+ options of the brand new Nanoleaf 4D.