Neptune AWM module puts AI Hydra, Vega and Fifty Two on a wireless line

As we guessed, Neptune Systems has released a module called the AWM (AI Wireless Module) which speaks the wireless language of AquaIllumination LED lights. Like the WXM, the AWM is a simple black box with the specific wireless protocol of…

AI Hydra Fifty Two LED promises incredible brightness

The Hydra Fifty Two is a brand new LED light from AquaIlluminatoon debuting here at MACNA this weekend. The Hydra 52 uses the same basic shell of the still-new Hydra but it is populated with fifty two freaking LEDs!! And…

Neptune Systems teases expanded Apex controllability of AI hardware

Neptune Systems recently let loose a cryptic image with no context which appears to show part of the AI Hydra’s LED cluster and lens. Back in May when Neptune Sys. was working on developing more compatibility between the WXM module…

AI Vega Review: the promise of LEDs is available now

The last six months have seen a flurry of next generation LED light being released with the AI Vega firmly in the vanguard of that pack. First announced over 18 months ago, there has been a great deal of expounding…

AI Vega and AI controller played with in the wild

Last fall Aqua Illumination unveiled their next generation LED light codenamed Phoenix and then officially named the AI Vega. With a foundation of top of the line LEDs, custom designed lenses and a robust active cooling platform, the AI Vega…

Aqua Illumination announces shipping date for the AI Vega

The AI Vega finally has a promised ship date to distributors of AquaIllumination LED products. In a very recent facebook update Aqua Illumination announced that the AI Vega will begin shipping to US distributors on or before August 31st, meaning…

AI EXT hanging kit revealed in detail and demonstrated on video

The AI EXT Rail Mounting system was detailed just about a month ago and a new video from AI follows up to demonstrate what the hanging kit part of the AI EXT is all about. Hanging a single fixture of…

AI Vega Color goes way beyond RGB with 8 colors and 20 channels of control (updated)

See the end of this post for AquaIllumination’s reply to our request for more information about the AI Vega Color Hold on to your polyps folks because the full spectrum AI Vega Color is ready to set some benchmarks. Why…

AI Vega relieves the AI Phoenix as official name of the new AquaIllumination LED light

The AI Vega LED light is what AquaIllumination has decided to call its forthcoming LED light which has until now simply been called the AI Phoenix. The AI Phoenix conjures up images of a fiery bird, rising from the ashes, a new…

AI Nano LED review: good things can exist in small packages

I recently updated the lighting on my low tech reef tank with an AI Nano LED which is a world apart from the conventional lighting I had been using. I had some disdain for the included 150-watt “disco-ball” metal halide…