Workaround To Change Snooze Time On iPhone Clock App.
We all know the feeling of wanting to hit the snooze button when our alarm goes off in the morning. It can be especially frustrating when you’re using your iPhone’s default Clock app, and there is no option to change your snooze time. But don’t worry! In this article, we’ll show you how to work around this issue so you can get that extra few minutes of sleep.
What’s the default length of snooze on an iPhone and Why?
By default, the snooze time on the iPhone Clock app is set to nine minutes. This was done intentionally by Apple in order to prevent people from relying too heavily on snoozing and not getting up on time.
Changing the Snooze time using the Multiple Alarms method
Follow the steps below to change your Snooze time using this method
1) Go to the “Clock” App.
2) Touch the “Alarm” Tab, it’s located at the 2nd spot in the horizontal clock menu at the bottom of the App.
3) Touch the “+” Icon from top right corner to add a new alarm.
4) Pick the time and AM/PM using the time sliders
5) Hit the Snooze Toggle to turn off the snooze, the toggle button turns gray when the snooze is off.
6) Tap Save from the top right corner
7) You can set multiple alarms by repeating the steps above to create snooze gaps as needed.
Using third-party iPhone Clock Apps
If the steps listed above our too much of a hassle for you, there is another alternative you can go with by downloading and installing third-party Clock Apps from the App Store. Here are a few highly recommended Apps worth checking out –
Alarmy (Sleep if U Can): This convenient alarm setting enables you to program the time to wake up your iPhone for one, three, five, 10, 15, 30, 45, or 60 minutes. Having the ability to wake up in a variety of ways improves your morning and introduces new and exciting things you might try. This app was able to accommodate all of our needs, and we enjoyed using it.
Sleep Cycle: This is an advanced alarm clock that tracks your sleep patterns and wakes you up during the lightest phase of sleep, making sure you feel rested when you wake up. You can adjust the snooze time from 1 to 30 minutes.
Smart Alarm Clock: This app has a lot of features and options, including the ability to set custom snooze times between 5 seconds and 4 minutes. It also includes a weather report, sleep tracker, and more. It’s a great all-in-one solution for your alarm needs.