For thousands of years, man had been waking up by the natural sunlight and environmental dynamics. But post-industrial societies transformed the way we wake up, work and live our lives. But it seems smartphones and alarms have failed to wake us up pleasantly and smoothly. That’s why electronics company Philips came up with a great new idea: a light alarm which creates effects of sunlight in your room and also produces sounds so you can wake up in a natural way to start your day.
Philips HF3500/60 Wake-Up Light (other models are available too) starts lighting your room with a very dim light (think of a bedroom lamp) and slowly increases the shine to reach the glimmering effects of the sunlight. It also starts producing sound. But before it starts beeping, it lightens your room so you wake up to a pinch of reality, what lies ahead: a sunlight, a day full of activity, brightness and hope.
The 200 lux brightness from this Philips light is designed by taking into account the human psychology. There are no snooze buttons, so you don’t have to fight that …read more