How to Connect Govee Lights to Phone: A Quick and Easy Guide

Not sure how to connect Govee lights to your phone? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!

How to Connect Govee Lights to Phone

Setting up your Govee lights is easy and straightforward – we’ll walk you through the process step-by-step.

You’ll be able to customize the color, brightness, and other settings from the comfort of your own home.

So, let’s get started and get those lights up and running!

How to Connect Govee Lights to Phone – Key Info

– Ensure that Bluetooth and Location are turned on in your mobile device.
– Make sure the Govee lights are close to your primary router.
– Select the correct model number or brand of your Govee light for a successful connection.
– Troubleshoot any issues by following the recommended steps.

Turning On Bluetooth and Location

Make sure both Bluetooth and Location are turned on in your mobile device for a successful connection with Govee lights. This will enable Bluetooth to communicate with the Govee lights, allowing you to control the lights from your phone.

You’ll be able to dim or brighten the lights, change colors, and even switch on the music mode. With the Govee control box, you can also use voice control with Alexa or remote control.

Having Bluetooth and Location enabled will also help you to easily connect your Govee lights to your phone. So, make sure to check these settings before attempting to connect the Govee lights.

Pairing Your Light With the Govee Home App

Tap on the ‘+’ icon to add your Govee light and then sign in to your Govee account.

To pair your light with the Govee Home app, first download and install it from your app store. Agree to the terms and conditions and you’re ready to go.

Select your Govee light model from the options and make sure Bluetooth is enabled on your device. To complete the connection, ensure you’re signed in to your Govee account.

With the Govee Home app, you can easily control your Govee light strips, strip light, and other devices.

Now you can conveniently control your Govee light from your phone with ease.

Troubleshooting Connection Issues

If you’re having trouble connecting your Govee lights, there are a few steps you can take to troubleshoot the issue.

– Check compatibility with your Wi-Fi network, especially if it’s duo banded, to ensure your Govee strip lights can connect.

– Make sure the Govee light is within the Wi-Fi range and close to the router, and that the Wi-Fi band is set to 2.4 GHz.

– For Bluetooth bulbs, ensure they’re close enough to be detected.

– Reset the bulb and clear the Govee Home app cache if necessary.

With the right steps, you can easily connect your lights to your smart devices and make your home come alive with Govee’s light strips.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Devices Are Compatible With Govee Lights?

Govee lights are compatible with most Bluetooth and Wi-Fi-enabled devices including smartphones, tablets, and computers. They’re also compatible with Google Home and Alexa devices, so you can control your lights with your voice.

What Do I Do if I Can’t Find the Govee Home App in My App Store?

If you can’t find the Govee Home app, double-check your device’s app store. If it’s still not available, try searching for it online and downloading it from the Govee website. Don’t worry – you can still connect your lights to your phone.

Does the Govee Home App Work With Android and iOS Devices?

Yes, the Govee Home app works with both Android and iOS devices. Even if you lack the latest device, you can still connect Govee lights and enjoy the convenience of automation. With a few simple steps, you can quickly get your Govee lights connected and start customizing your lighting.

How Can I Reset the Govee Light if I Can’t Connect It?

If you’re having trouble connecting your Govee light, try resetting it. Unplug the light and plug it back in, then clear the Govee Home app cache. If that doesn’t work, double-check your router and Wi-Fi settings. You can also reach out to Govee for help.

Is There a Way to Extend the Range of My Govee Light?

Yes! Placing your Govee light near your router can extend its range. Try using a range extender for a wider reach. You’ll feel connected to your Govee light like never before!