Usage with a Zigbee gateway

Hive can complement smart home applications via a Zigbee gateway and be integrated into automations.

For example Hive can pair to Philips Hue Bridge, Amazon Echo and our Phoscon gateways.


Pairing to a Zigbee gateway

To connect Hive to a Zigbee gateway, the following steps are required

  1. Initiate light search at the gateway
  2. Put Hive in search mode
    1. Press briefly 3× the upper part of the lamp to change to color mode.
    2. Long press on upper part of the lamp until it starts blinking yellow.
    3. Turn upper part of the lamp clockwise about quater round until Hive blinks red.

While Hive is pulsing red its trying to join a gateway.