From the Manufacturer
Wake up naturally. Gradually wakes you up by light. The Philips Wake-up Light gradually wakes you up by light for a more pleasant feeling. The light gradually increases for 30 minutes before your wake up time to gently prepare your body to wake up and feel more energetic at the start of your day. With optional FM radio, nature sounds, or music from your iPhone or iPod, waking up will be a pleasant experience. It’s innovative design includes a light that can be adjusted to 20 different brightness settings, making the product suitable to use as a lamp in any bedroom. A detachable dock for your iPod or iPhone allows you to charge your device as well as play your favorite music. The Wake-up Light also includes a dusk simulation that drifts you to sleep by naturally dimming the light and sound.
Light intensity Up to 300 Lux for natural awakening
The senitivity to light differs a lot per person. In general, when using a higher light intensity a person needs less time to become fully awake. The light intensity of the Wake-up Light can be set up to 300 Lux. This makes sure you can wake up to the light intensity that suits your personal preference best.
Dusk simulation Drift to sleep with gradually dimming light and sound
The gradual decreasing light and sound help you to drift to sleep. You can set your preferred time for the duration of the dusk simulation.
Light wakes you gently Energy saving lamp
Wake-up Light is the only dawn simulator that makes use of an energy saving lamp. It consumes up to 24% less energy compared to a Wake-up Light with a normal light bulb.
| | Gradual light prepares your body to wake up
Light gradually increases in 30 minutes before your set wake up time. Light falls on your eyes and positively affects your energy hormones, preparing your body to wake up. This makes waking up a more pleasant feeling.
Wake up to your favorite sounds Choice of 4 natural and pleasant wake-up sounds & FM-radio
At your set wake-up time, you will start hearing a natural sound or the selected radio station. It starts out quietly and takes a minute and a half to reach the volume level you selected. There are four sounds you can choose from: morning birds in the forest, a relaxing beep, the sounds of the African jungle or soft chimes in the wind. The gradually increasing sound will make the wake up process even more pleasant, ensuring you are never rudely woken up.
Wake up to your favorite tunes Great sound quality thanks to the integrated sound box
The speaker in this Wake-up Light is backed up by an integrated sound box, assuring a great sound quality when listing to the FM radio or when waking up with the natural wake-up sounds.
| | Play & charge your iPod / iPhone
Play your favorite music from your iPod / iPhone. Your iPod / iPhone will be charged when it is in the docking station, so you are always ready to use it when you are ready to go.
| | Wake up to the tunes from your iPod / iPhone
The iPod / iPhone docking station lets you wake up to your favorite songs. Just select your favorite song from from your iPod or iPhone and at your set wake-up time it will start to play, at first gently, gradually increasing over ninety seconds to the volume level you selected.
|Easy to use|| |
|Anti-slip rubber feet|| ||Yes |
|Alarm test function|| ||Yes |
|Snooze button for sound and light|| ||9 minute(s) |
|Compact size|| ||Limited bedside table space required |
|Electricity back-up function|| ||15 minute(s) |
|User interface|| ||3 wheels (push & turn), 1 switch |
|Technical specifications|| |
|Voltage|| ||110 V |
|Frequency|| ||60 Hz |
|Cord length|| ||200 cm |
|Type of lamps|| ||Philips Energy Saving Lamp |
|Insulation|| ||Class II (double isolation) |
|Lifetime of lamps|| ||expected >6.000 hours |
|Cenelec certified|| ||Yes |
|UV-free|| ||UV-free |
|Logistic data|| |
|Country of origin|| ||China |
|CTV code|| ||884349060 |
|Display brightness control|| ||4 settings, increases to max during 30 min wake-up |
|Hidden LED display|| ||Invisible display projected to the product |
|Digital FM radio|| ||Yes |
|Compatible with iPod / iPhone|| ||Yes |
|Sound off function|| ||Option to mute sound immediately |
|Wake-up sounds:|| ||4 natural wake-up sounds, Digital FM radio |
|Premium sound box|| ||Integrated sound box |
|Light on/off function|| ||Yes |
|Sunrise simulating process (0-selected intensity)|| ||30 minute(s) |
|Light intensity dimmer|| ||0-300 Lux at 40-50 cm |
What's in the Box
Philips HF3490 Wake-up Light, iPod Dock Inserts, Power Cable, Quick Start Guide
Introducing the new Philips Wake-up Light, a more pleasant and natural way to wake-up in the morning. Light gradually increases for 30 minutes before your wake up time to gently prepare your body to wake up and feel more energetic at the start of your day. With optional FM radio, nature sounds or music from your iPod or iPhone, waking up will be a pleasant experience. Its innovative design includes a light that can be adjusted to 20 different brightness settings, making the product suitable to use as a lamp in any bedroom. A detachable dock for your iPod or iPhone allows you to charge your device as well as play your favorite music. At the end of your day, set the dusk simulator to drift you off to sleep by gradually dimming the light and sound.