Samsung Clock app update brings Celebrity Alarm feature and Analog clock widget

samsung clock app update 2019

Samsung is rolling a new update for Samsung Clock app, which brings new feature – ‘Celebrity Alarm’, an Analog Clock Widget and more along with a twist.

First, let’s talk about the Celebrity Alarm, this new feature will bring a celebrity’s voice right into your phone to wake you up when the alarm triggers. After the greetings, it will tell you about the current time and weather forecast over music as the alarm rings.

To choose Celebrity alarm, you have to create or edit an alarm and tap on Alarm sound, where you can select or download voices of celebrities, similar to the screenshots below.

The screenshots above are taken from the South Korean version of Galaxy S10, and showing K-Pop artists in the store where users can download new voices for both paid and free categories.

Moreover, the update also brings an Analog Clock widget for your phone’s home screen. Additionally, the World Clock tab will now show your current timezone along with London’s timezone and location by default.

If you want to check for update, go to Galaxy store > My Apps > update or go to Clock > tap on three verticle dots on the right side of the screen > tap About Clock, then tap on Update.

Celebrity Alarm not added for some regions:

The changelog of this update for this app said that there’s a Celebrity Alarm feature added but actually there’s no feature added like a Celebrity Alarm. However, the update does bring an Analog clock widget and Location info.

There’s a possibility that this feature is being rolled out to particular countries or can be updated later on but currently there’s no such feature found by most of the users.

After the update that we’ve received, following features – Left – New, Right-Old

What do you think about this feature, have you received it or not? let us know in the comment.


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