Philips Previews Intelligent LED Lighting Systems at LIGHTFAIR 2013

     Philips Previews Intelligent LED Lighting Systems at LIGHTFAIR 2013

From Philips Hue BR30 downlight to intelligent luminaires, LED leader
demonstrates easy to deploy, flexible solutions that deliver efficiency, light
quality & unique experiences

PR Newswire

SOMERSET, N.J., April 17, 2013

SOMERSET, N.J., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Next week at LIGHTFAIR
International, Philips, the world leader in LED lighting systems, will be
showcasing the next phase in the LED revolution with lighting solutions that
rival traditional technologies in cost and light quality, while providing ease
of installation, use, and control that is unique to LED. From best-of-breed
components to fully integrated systems, offerings from across Philips' broad
portfolio of outdoor, general illumination, lamps, and architectural solutions
will be on display at booth #1401.

Moreover, this year, Philips will be showcasing The Walk from Dutch artist
Titia Ex, courtsey of the Light Art Centre. The art piece is a sphere that
demonstrates the balance between art and technology using 5,000 pixels and LED
innovations to create a unique and inspirational experience. Motivated by the
works of poet Dante Alighieri, Titia Ex worked closely with Philips to realize
her vision, depicting the journey through life using light to communicate the

Other highlights include:

  oPhilips Hue BR30 - A preview of the latest form factor to be added to the
    game-changing Philips Hue line-up. Benefitting from the same great light
    quality and mobile application approach as the Philips Hue A19, the new
    Philips Hue BR30 downlight, a 65-watt equivalent with a 91 CRI in the
    2700k white range, allows for general illumination as with traditional
  oFor retail, Philips will introduce CrispWhite, an LED light source that
    rivals halogen, allowing whites to appear pure and bright, and colors
    vivid and intense, making them ideal for showcasing merchandise in-store.
    Additionally, the company will be launching a broad range of retail
    specific single optic LED solutions in lamps and luminaires to answer the
    need for more visual appealing accent LED lighting.
  oThe FluxStream family of LED linear luminaires deliver high-quality,
    uniform light with easy installation, offering an LED alternative to
    fluorescent light sources. 
  oNew SpaceWise technology provides application-specific intelligent dimming
    for open plan offices, resulting in occupant-friendly deep energy savings.
    Suitable for replacement-in-place in existing buildings or new layouts, it
    uses wireless control with embeddedoccupancy and daylight sensors in LED
    luminaires, eliminating the need for additional wiring.
  oInnovative new LED lighting technologies, including IntelliPower for
    easily and affordably deploying dynamic, digitally controllable LED
    lighting solutions using existing electrical systems, and IntelliHue for
    producing both high-quality tunable white light and color-changing effects
    from the same fixture. Also being introduced is the Flat Panel LED, an
    edge-lit white LED luminaire that delivers high efficacy and clean
  oNew flexible outdoor LED lighting solutions such as Streetview and EcoForm
    offer cities and commercial organizations an affordable LED lighting
    solution to meet sustainability goals, yet can rival traditional lighting
    solutions like High-Intensity Discharge (HID) in cost. For organizations
    that want to take sustainability to the next level, Philips will also be
    highlighting the Philips EcoForm Solar solution.
  oThe LUXEON CoB (chip-on-board) high-efficacy LED with a small light
    emitting surface and greater uniformity of light. TheLUXEON CoB from
    Philips Lumileds is the latest entry to an expanding portfolio of
    application-specific LEDs.

Creating Livable Cities
Working with artist Leo Villareal, Philips has helped to turn the Bay Bridge
into the world's largest LED light sculpture, demonstrating the art of the
possible with LED technology. Philips will be showcasing the LED technologies
that have put some of the world's most iconic structures in a new, efficient
light, helping cities to create destination points, a sense of community, and
energy savings

Office & Retail Spaces
With LED systems that are less intrusive and require no additional wiring, the
latest DualLED and Flat Planel LED offerings from Philips demonstrate that
innovation, elegant design, sustainability, and intelligence can be combined
harmoniously. The addition of products such as the EvoKit, a low-cost, easy to
install LED retrofit for troffers,give lighting partners and building owners
alike many different pathsto meet lighting and energy-efficiency goals,
easily and affordably.

LED Retrofits
Philips continues to innovate its extensive portfolio of retrofit lamps with
the only Energy Star qualified 100-watt LED equivalent and the next form
factor in the Philips hue family.With the broadest line-up of LED retrofits
with beam angles and color temperatures that are ideal suited for retail and
hospitality, including Crisp White technology and single optics, Philips helps
retailers put the focus on merchandise to enhance the shopping experience and
the hospitality sector to create the right atmosphere. 

About Royal Philips Electronics
Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) is a diversified health and
well-being company, focused on improving people's lives through meaningful
innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting.
Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips posted 2012 sales of EUR 24.8
billion and employs approximately 118,000 employees with sales and services in
more than 100 countries. The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care
and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting
applications, as well as male shaving and grooming, home and portable
entertainment and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at

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Contact: Silvie Casanova, Philips Lighting North America, 978-659-7467,
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