Sleep is essential for mammals, most especially human beings. We need to sleep to make the most use of our brain but what happens when sleep gets excessive, it becomes a disadvantage to our productivity. Therefore, to curtail excessive sleep, it is a nice idea to download a decent alarm app. That is what this article is about. We’ve curated 5 best alarm apps to get you out of bed.
Best Alarm Apps for Android
1. Alarm Clock for Heavy Sleepers
This app can allow you to set alarms for countless times. It’s a neat and simple app that is very effective. The app does not only feature the default alarm type, it also has other types like countdown alarms, recurring alarms, and one-time alarms. Challenge mode comes with the app where you are made to wake up enough not to sleep back. It has support for Android Wear, sleep stats, and more. There’s a paid version which is similar to the free version although there are no ads in the paid version.
2. I Can’t Wake Up
This alarm tries to get you up at giving you tasks among the 8 task available in the app. You are to complete the tasks once the alarm turns on and it won’t go off until they are completed. The task that comes with this alarm clock are Math, Memory, Order (setting tiles in order), Repeat (sequence), Barcode, Rewrite (text), Shake, and Match. What this tasks is based on is mental alertness – to keep you alert enough not to go back to sleep.
Alarmy features a neat and simplistic interface and is one of the best alarm clocks on the Playstore. It has an interesting highlight known as photo mode’ alarm which works by you taking a shot of a location. Whenever the alarm begins you put off the alarm by snapping that exact place. You can employ other modes other than Photo Mode like Shake Mode, Barcode Mode, and Math Mode.
4. Snap Me Up
This is a fun filled app that lets you use your photo to spur the fun. When the alarm clock turns on and you want to stop it, you have to stop it by taking a picture if your sleepy face in a lighted area. For more fun, you can share the photos publicly. This app has its basis on using fun to get you up. A dream diary is also in Snap Me Up.
5. Alarm Clock Xtreme Free + Timer
The Alarm Clock Xtreme Free is an alarm clock which is also loaded with a built-in timer and stopwatch. The app gets you in by playing your favorite music without accidentally disabling your alarm. If you are an heavy snoozer, this app helps you overcome this. It had a maths problem feature that keeps you mentally alert so as to get up from the bed.