It’s not perfect (light was super cold and dimmed to 10 percent at 8:00 pm while I was working with it), but most of the time it works well, and the idea is genius, a nice upgrade to GE’s Follow the Sun mode. If you want to take advantage of color tuning but don’t really know how, this is the best way to do it.
All told, the TP-Link is a well-designed bulb with largely capable features. The few holes in its app seem easily fixable, but the brightness problem will only be solved by re-engineering and upgrading the hardware.
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