[SOLVED] Chroma HDK + Philips Hue

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Cpt.Radburn, Mar 14, 2019 at 7:01 AM.

  1. Cpt.Radburn

    Cpt.Radburn Member

    I know this topic has probably been already brought up but, is there a way to make the HDK sync with Hue ambilight app for windows(like in movies, etc.)? The only topics I found are from a few years ago and it seems like nobody ever found a solution to that.

    And if not, is there a way to sync it with the screen colors besides Hue?
     
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  2. CaptnHammer

    CaptnHammer Member

    EDIT - DERP - Re-read your request, it was SPECIFIC to the chroma HDK...gah sorry - will leave this here for others in case it helps anyone.

    In my experience, you can go 2 ways here. If we enable the bridge in Synapse, this is giving Synapse the ability to control Hue:

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    However, if we go into the connect module of synapse, we can enable sync in the other way, from the Hue app to Razer devices:

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    That said, you also need to enable this functionality in the Hue app as well:

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    Once done, you should see the music/game hue effects pushed to the Razer peripherals as well. However, while running through this, I see that my keyboard/mouse/headset are responsive, my chroma HDK is not...

    Hope this helps!
     
    Last edited: Mar 14, 2019 at 2:00 PM
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  3. Cpt.Radburn

    Cpt.Radburn Member

    Thanks anyway, I appreciate it!
     
  4. Cpt.Radburn

    Cpt.Radburn Member

    [UPDATE]
    [SOLUTION]
    We now have the "Environmental Awareness" effect in the Razer studio. Problem solved for everybody
     
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