Nanoleaf Compatibility

Nanoleaf for Gaming:

Mobile App

Tailor your own lighting to perfection with the Nanoleaf App for smart devices. Turn on and off, control the colour, brightness, create or download scenes, group lights by rooms or use HomeKit to control all the lights in a room. Infinite possibilities await, download the app to add a touch of personality to your smart home.

Nanoleaf Mobile Application

Scene Creation

Create your own Scenes to reflect your personal style, moods and activities. Customize everything from colors and motions to layers and speed.

Nanoleaf Scene Creation

Layout Assistant

Explore different panel layouts with the Layout Assistant, and preview them in your room using the AR feature.


Use Schedules to automate things like your alarm in the morning or getting ready for bed.

Nanoleaf Schedules


Download or create your own curated Playlist of Scenes for any occasion.

Stay in the zone with a “Work From Home” Playlist or get a mood going with something more “Romantic”!

Nanoleaf Playlists


Explore the Nanoleaf community. Download new Scenes and upload your own creations! Check out our playlists that are curated for different moods and activities throughout your day.

Nanoleaf Discover

Away From Home?

Control your lights through the Nanoleaf Cloud even when you’re not at home by simply logging in to your Nanoleaf App(Mobile App 3.5+) or through the web portal.


Nanoleaf Away from Home

Desktop App

With the Nanoleaf Desktop App, you can control your Light Panels or Canvas from a web browser on your computer (Windows or Mac). Create and download new Scenes, set Schedules and use other favorite features right from your computer. The Desktop App was designed to simplify the management of larger installations and offer control of many different layouts at once.

Nanoleaf Desktop App

Screen Mirror

Create an immersive entertainment experience.

With Screen Mirror, your on-screen activity is reflected onto your lights – taking your entertainment beyond the screen for a complete multi-sensory experience.

Learn more

Tailored Experience with Numerous Devices

Same versatile control as on mobile app, but more efficient. Create and explore new scenes on a bigger screen, and control your devices with ease.

Turn off all your lights at home when you’re ready to go to sleep? Easy, just in one click.

Nanoleaf Desktop App Tailored

Offline Control

Prefer to isolate your system from the internet, or have an unstable connection? No problem, just switch to local network mode.

Nanoleaf Screen Mirror Modes

Away From Home?

Control your lights through the Nanoleaf Cloud even when you’re not at home by simply logging in to your Nanoleaf App(Desktop App 0.6+) or through the web portal.

Nanoleaf Screen Mirror Orientation

Screen Mirror

The Nanoleaf Screen Mirror feature creates an immersive entertainment experience. With Screen Mirror, your on-screen activity is reflected onto your lights – taking your entertainment beyond the screen for a complete multi-sensory experience. Screen Mirror is controllable using the new Nanoleaf Desktop App.

Nanoleaf Screen Mirror

Movies Beyond The Screen

Take movie nights to the next level, watch colors from the screen dissolve in your room.

Use palette mode for best experience

Elevate Your Gaming Experience

Transform gaming sessions with dynamic visuals and real-time reactions across your Nanoleaf lighting display.

Try Melt Mode. It paints the most dominant color from your screen and gradually dissolves into the next color sequence.

Nanoleaf Screen Mirror Gaming

Rotation and orientation control

Allows you to choose areas of your screen or layout to synchronize with.

Nanoleaf Screen Mirror Orientation

Need help?

Palette mode

Amazon Alexa

Always ready, connected and fast. Create groups for lights, setup rooms and give them a name. Talk to Alexa to turn lights on and off, control brightness and colour on command.

Nanoleaf Alexa

How to use the Alexa Skill

“Turn on [Device Name or Scene Name].”

“Turn off [Device Name].”

“Brighten/dim [Device Name].”

“Set [Device Name] to [%] brightness.

“Set [Device Name] to [Color].”

Nanoleaf Alexa Skills

Pro Tips

  • Set up the Alexa Skill on the device you use most often to control your Nanoleaf lights.
  • Create a ‘Group’ in the Alexa App called ‘My [Room] Lights’ to turn on or off all your Smart Lights in a room at once.
  • Name your device and Scenes something simple. Try ‘Bob’s Lights’ instead of ‘Robert Milliken the Third, Esquire’s Lights’.
Nanoleaf Alexa Pro Tip

How do I Connect to Alexa?

Minimum Requirements

  • Light Panels Controller Firmware 1.4.32 or Higher OR
  • Canvas: Firmware 1.1.0
  • Smarter Hub Firmware 1.07 or Higher
  • iOS App Version 1.3 or Higher
  • Android App Version 1.1 or Higher
  • Your own Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, or similar Alexa-compatible product
  • Alexa App Installed on Your Device
Nanoleaf Alexa Connect

Google Assistant

Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. It's your own personal Google, always ready to help whenever you need it. Nanoleaf products and your Google Assistant integrate with ease, Turn lights on and off, control brightness and colour with voice commands.

Nanoleaf Google Assistant


“Turn on [Device Name or Scene Name].”

“Turn on/off the lights in [Room Name].”

“Turn on/off all my lights.”

“Turn off [Device Name].”

“Brighten/dim [Device Name].”

“Brighten/dim the lights in [Room Name].”

“Brighten/dim all my lights.”

“Set [Device Name] to [%].”

“Set [Device Name] to [Color].”

Nanoleaf Okay Google

Create a Scene for every mood

Say, “Hey Google, Good Night” to turn off your lights, lower your smart blinds and set the thermostat to your ideal temperature.

Nanoleaf Google Scenes

Need Help?


Connect your Nanoleaf Smarter Series to react with things like the weather, your location, message alerts and more.

Bring a splash of light and color to your favorite Applets! With this service, you can control your Nanoleaf Smart Lights via IFTTT.

Nanoleaf IFTTT

"Turn off my Nanoleaf lights when I leave home"

Use your device location to automatically turn off your Nanoleaf lights.

Nanoleaf IFTTT Leaving Home

"Nanoleaf Light Alarm”

Set your Nanoleaf Lights to turn on and wake you up.

Nanoleaf IFTTT Alarm

Event Reminder

Remind me when a calendar event is starting soon.
Never forget an important date again!

Nanoleaf IFTTT Reminder

Apple HomeKit

Nanoleaf products integrate with your favorite HomeKit devices! With a single press on a square, or a voice command, activate HomeKit Scenes to control any or all of your HomeKit products at once.

Nanoleaf HomeKit

Touch Actions

The Easiest Smart Controls, Ever

Eliminate extra steps of unlocking, swiping and tapping into your phone’s app.

With a single press on the Canvas square, your lights are set to the Relax Scene, the rest of your lights at home are dimmed, and a fan and oil diffuser are on.


Nanoleaf HomeKit Touch Actions

Create a scene in the HomeApp

Create a Scene for every mood in the Home App.
Say, “Hey Siri, it’s reading time”

Your lights will turn to Warm Pink Scene with 70% brightness, your connected blinds will be raised, so you can enjoy your activity without any extra steps.

Nanoleaf HomeKit Scenes


Hey Siri…

“Turn [Device Name] on/off.”

“Set [Device Name] to 10% brightness.”

“Brighten/dim the lights.”

“Brighten/dim the lights to [%].”

“Set [Scene Name].”

“Set [Device Name] to [Scene Name]”

“Set [Device Name] to [Color].”

Nanoleaf HomeKit Siri


Make your Smarter Kit smarter with Smart Things. Integrate your Things with Nanoleaf lights and experience your smart home like never before.

Nanoleaf SmartThings

You can control your Nanoleaf Lights with Bixby

Hi, Bixby…

“Run the Good Morning Scene in [Room Name]”

“Turn on the light”

“Change the light color to Blue”

“Turn on all lights at [Home Name]”

“Set my lights to 20 percent”

Nanoleaf SmartThings Bixby

Smart Things App

Your Nanoleaf lights will turn on once the TV turns on.

If motion is detected from a motion sensor, the lights will turn on.

Nanoleaf SmartThings App

Flic Smart Button

A button that is simple to use and makes even simpler to control your smart home. Instead of apps or voice commands, push a button.

Nanoleaf Flic

The Perfect Switch

Flic is a wireless smart button. It is easy to configure and sticks to any surface.

Control lights and scenes with a single push, a double push or hold triggers. The perfect light switch for Nanoleaf.

Nanoleaf Flic Perfect

Three Triggers
Endless Combinations

Flic has three triggers, push, double push or hold.

You can assign different actions in the Flic App to each trigger, for example turning on the music and your Nanoleaf panels with just a push.

Nanoleaf Flic Combination

Not Just a Light Switch

Not only can you turn on your Nanoleaf, but also other smart devices and have full control of your smart home, with just one button.

Watch this quick tutorial on how to set up Nanoleaf in the Flic App.

Nanoleaf Flic Push

The Flic Hub LR

Flic can connect either to your phone or the Flic Hub LR which provides a stationary, always-on setup that does not rely on your phone to carry out its commands.

This, along with improved response times, makes the Flic Hub LR the perfect companion for smart home solutions.

Nanoleaf Flic Hub

It's that easy.