By Trae Jacobs,
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Watching the lights flash in rhythm with the music is a great way to bring life to any party or event. Syncing your Govee lights to music is a breeze, as long as you follow the proper instructions.
Below, we’ll discuss how you can sync your lights to the music, whether you’re using a Govee light strip or a Govee light bulb. Keep reading to learn how to create an immersive musical experience!
Connect Your Govee Lights to a Smart Device
Before you can sync your lights to music, you’ll need to connect your Govee lights to a smart device.
Follow the steps below to do so:
- Bring your smart device, such as a smartphone or tablet, in range of the Govee lights.
- Download the Govee Home app from your device’s app store.
- Turn on the Govee lights you want to sync to music.
- Open the Govee Home app and click the “+” sign in the upper right corner.
- Enter your lights’ product code, or searchfor your lights.
- Select your Govee lights from the list of available devices and follow the prompts to complete the connection process.
Once the connection is complete, your Govee lights should be connected to your app.
As soon as you are logged in, the Govee Home app should display your dashboard with options to control and customize your lights.
These options may include color, brightness, lighting effects, and more.
Use the sliders, buttons, and other controls in the app to adjust your lights’ settings.
Once you have adjusted the settings to your liking, the changes will be applied to your Govee lights in real time.
Note that the specific options and features available for controlling and customizing your Govee lights may vary depending on the model of lights you are using and the features they support.
Activate Music Mode
After the Govee lights are connected to your smart device, the next step is to activate Music Mode.
To activate Music Mode for a specific Govee light, follow these steps:
- Find the light you want to enable Music Mode for in the “My Devices” tab.
- Select “Music Mode” from the list of options on the right side of your screen.
Remember that this is only possible if your Govee lights are connected to the app and turned on.
Select Music Source
Once you have selected Music Mode, the app will prompt you to select the music source.
You can choose to play music from your smart device’s library or a streaming service, such as Spotify or Pandora.
Play Music from Your Library
To play music from a smart device’s library, you will need to:
- When prompted to choose a music source, select “Library.”
- Select the music player you want to use.
- Browse through the music files stored on the device and select the song or album you want to listen to.
This is the easiest way to sync your Govee lights to music and the most popular option among users.
Play Music from a Streaming Service
If you use streaming services instead of storing music files on your device, follow the steps below:
- Select the app you want to stream from when prompted.
- Sign into your streaming account.
- Browse through the music available and select the song or album you want to listen to.
The app will then begin to stream the music to your device over the internet.
Adjust the Settings in the App
The next step is to adjust the settings in the Govee Home app to customize the way your lights respond to the music.
You can choose from a variety of options, including the lights’ reaction speed and the type of visual effects they will display.
Press “Start” to Begin Syncing Your Lights
Once you have customized your settings, press “Start” to begin syncing your lights to the music.
You should now see the lights change and react to the music in real time.
Creating an immersive ambiance has never been easier, thanks to Govee products!
By following the simple steps outlined above, anyone can easily sync their lights with music and create gorgeous scenes that will bring any home or event space alive.
Music should bring you joy, so don’t let setting up your Govee lights become a headache.