Hue Sync release notes

    March 31, 2021
    Software version 1.6

    • You can now export your Entertainment area from the Hue Sync desktop app as a Zone in the Hue app! Control your Entertainment area as you would any other Zone: turn lights on and off, set light scenes, and more.
    • Added support for Danish, Norwegian, Swedish, and Finnish languages.
    • General stability improvements and bug fixes.



    October 19, 2020
    Software version 1.5

    • Added support for the Hue Play gradient lightstrip
    • Reworked communication with the Hue Bridge, making the app more responsive in reflecting changes made by other apps
    • Added the option to automatically turn the lights on or off when the Hue Sync app opens or closes
    • Your current app will now remember display location between sessions


    May 29, 2020

    Hue Sync 1.4

    • Added support to capture audio via microphone
    • Added option to select other audio devices other than the default one
    • Added support for audio capture from target application on Mac
    • Option to tweak number of light channels in the music algorithm
    • Russian language support
    • Improvement on the keyboard shortcuts
    • Added an option to disable fullscreen optimization for a specific game if sync issues are encountered
    • General stability improvements and bug fixes


    February 6, 2020

    Hue Sync

    • We regularly update your Hue Sync Desktop app to improve the performance and reliability of the system.


    August 9, 2019

    Hue Sync 1.3

    • Improved overall experience based on height of the lights (setup done in Philips Hue main app)
    • Added support for light state after streaming (configured in the Philips Hue main app) ß available from October onwards.
    • Added function to adjust the brightness of the lights past 100% limit in Hue Sync app
    • Added possibility to manual customize the scaling
    • HDR support added
    • Razer Chromalink support added
    • Updated the MAC installer


    December 14, 2018

    Hue Sync 1.2

    • Added feature to automatically start light sync when certain games launch
    • From 1.2 onwards, feedback can be given in section under “Settings” or via the automatic pop-up after a sync session.
    • Under “Settings” previously received notifications can be found. Also, there is an opt-in and opt-out function for two types of notification.
    • Video and audio algorithm improvements.
    • Fixed several UI and stability related issues.


    October 05, 2018
    Hue Sync 1.1

    • Added new entertainment scenes under the “Scenes” Tab
    • Added configurable delay under settings
    • Implemented option to automatic start light sync when Hue Sync is opened
    • Improved the light effects when watching darker content
    • Improved the music algorithm and updated the color pallets under “Audio”
    • Small design and performance improvements
    • Fixed audio output device issues for Mac
    • Fixed several bugs related to crashes