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Light & Dimmer

Overview

The Light object is either a representation of a binary or dimm actor, LED-controller or DALI-gateway.

Interface

  • xknx XKNX object.
  • name name of the device.
  • group_address_switch KNX group address to switch the light. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_switch_state KNX group address for the state of the light. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_brightness KNX group address to set the brightness. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_brightness_state KNX group address for the current brightness state. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_color KNX group address to set the RGB color. DPT 232.600
  • group_address_color_state KNX group address for the current RGB color. DPT 232.600
  • group_address_rgbw KNX group address to set the RGBW color. DPT 251.600
  • group_address_rgbw_state KNX group address for the current RGBW color. DPT 251.600
  • group_address_xyy_color: KNX group address to set the xyY color. DPT 242.600
  • group_address_xyy_color_state: KNX group address for the current xyY color. DPT 242.600
  • group_address_tunable_white KNX group address to set relative color temperature. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_tunable_white_state KNX group address for the current relative color temperature. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_color_temperature KNX group address to set absolute color temperature. DPT 7.600
  • group_address_color_temperature_state KNX group address for the current absolute color temperature. DPT 7.600

  • group_address_switch_red KNX group address to switch the red component. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_switch_red_state KNX group address for the state of the red component. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_brightness_red KNX group address to set the brightness of the red component. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_brightness_red_state KNX group address for the current brightness of the red component. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_switch_green KNX group address to switch the green component. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_switch_green_state KNX group address for the state of the green component. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_brightness_green KNX group address to set the brightness of the green component. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_brightness_green_state KNX group address for the current brightness of the green component. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_switch_blue KNX group address to switch the blue component. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_switch_blue_state KNX group address for the state of the blue component. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_brightness_blue KNX group address to set the brightness of the blue component. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_brightness_blue_state KNX group address for the current brightness of the blue component. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_switch_white KNX group address to switch the white component. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_switch_white_state KNX group address for the state of the white component. DPT 1.001
  • group_address_brightness_white KNX group address to set the brightness of the white component. DPT 5.001
  • group_address_brightness_white_state KNX group address for the current brightness of the white component. DPT 5.001

  • min_kelvin lowest possible color temperature in Kelvin. Default: 2700
  • max_kelvin hightest possible color temperature in Kelvin. Default: 6000
  • device_updated_cb awaitable callback for each update.

Example

light = Light(xknx,
              name='TestLight',
              group_address_switch='1/2/3',
              group_address_switch_state='1/2/4',
              group_address_brightness='1/2/5',
              group_address_brightness_state='1/2/6',
              group_address_color='1/2/7',
              group_address_color_state='1/2/8',
              group_address_rgbw='1/2/13',
              group_address_rgbw_state='1/2/14',
              group_address_tunable_white='1/2/9',
              group_address_tunable_white_state='1/2/10',
              group_address_color_temperature='1/2/11',
              group_address_color_temperature_state='1/2/12')

# Switching light on
await light.set_on()

# Switching light off
await light.set_off()

# Set brightness
await light.set_brightness(23)

# Set color
await light.set_color((20, 70,200))

# Set rgbw color
await light.set_color((20,70,200), 30)

# Set relative color temperature (percent)
await set_tunable_white(25)

# Set absolute color temperature (Kelvin)
await set_color_temperature(3300)

# Accessing light via 'do'
await light.do('on')
await light.do('off')
await light.do('brightness:80')
await light.do('tunable_white:75')
await light.do('color_temperature:5000')

# Update current state via KNX GroupValueRead
await light.sync(wait_for_result=True)

# Accessing state
print(light.state)
print(light.supports_brightness)
print(light.current_brightness)
print(light.supports_color)
print(light.current_color)
print(light.supports_rgbw)
print(light.supports_tunable_white)
print(light.current_tunable_white)
print(light.supports_color_temperature)
print(light.current_color_temperature)

Example: RGBW light with individual group addresses for red, green, blue and white

light = Light(xknx,
              name='TestRGBWLight',
              group_address_switch_red="1/1/1",
              group_address_switch_red_state="1/1/2",
              group_address_brightness_red="1/1/3",
              group_address_brightness_red_state="1/1/4",
              group_address_switch_green="1/1/5",
              group_address_switch_green_state="1/1/6",
              group_address_brightness_green="1/1/7",
              group_address_brightness_green_state="1/1/8",
              group_address_switch_blue="1/1/9",
              group_address_switch_blue_state="1/1/10",
              group_address_brightness_blue="1/1/11",
              group_address_brightness_blue_state="1/1/12",
              group_address_switch_white="1/1/13",
              group_address_switch_white_state="1/1/14",
              group_address_brightness_white="1/1/15",
              group_address_brightness_white_state="1/1/16")

# Switching light on
await light.set_on()

# Switching light off
await light.set_off()

# Set color
await light.set_color((20, 70,200))

# Set rgbw color
await light.set_color((20,70,200), 30)


# Accessing light via 'do'
await light.do('on')
await light.do('off')
await light.do('brightness:80')

# Accessing state
print(light.state)
print(light.supports_brightness)
print(light.supports_color)
print(light.supports_rgbw)
print(light.current_color)
print(light.supports_tunable_white)
print(light.supports_color_temperature)

# Requesting current state via KNX GroupValueRead for all _state addresses
await light.sync()