Thanks to digital clocks – now we can tell the time with just a glance and set/snooze the alarm clock within arm’s reach from our bed. Digital clocks have provided many benefits for daily life, especially waking you up on time. Whether you are looking for your first alarm clock or replacing your old digital clock, you need to read this article. Here are our top 10 picks of the best digital clocks.
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List of Best Digital Alarm Clocks
10. Philips Wake-up Light with Sunrise Simulation Digital Clock
Who would have thought an alarm clock could enhance your well-being, too? This Philips Wake-up Light Alarm Clock is a light therapy lamp for improving sleep and energy. The clock’s wake-up lights are proven to help you wake up feeling refreshed and energized.
Plus, the tap-to-snooze clock and beep function ensure you wake up on time. And, who doesn’t love the idea of waking up to a fake sunrise? Especially in the wintertime!
- Sunrise simulation & personalized light settings
- Safe for children
- No need to replace any light bulb
- Large LED display
- Could be used for reading
- No backup battery
- No adjustment for the beeping volume
9. Emerson SmartSet Digital Alarm Clock Radio
This digital alarm clock is very multi-functional. It performs as a charging station, a phone charger with a USB port for Apple devices and Android and tablets. As a USB clock, it has a USB output for mobile charging 1.5 A 5V. This digital alarm clock is certainly easy to program and read with the 1.4 inches blue LED clock/jumbo display.
Best yet, this radio also functions as an FM radio. With so many features, this purchase is definitely a bang for your buck.
- Automatic time setting system
- FM Radio function
- Button cell battery, remember the date and time
- Phone jack and USB slot
- May have some problem with the LED display light
8. La Crosse Technology Digital Clocks
Next, we would like to introduce a high-tech digital alarm clock from La Crosse Technology. On its display, it doesn’t show only time but also calendar (month, date, weekday) and indoor temperature. This one gives you two options to use it as a wall hanging clock or a freestanding clock. For sizing, the LCD is 5×3″ big and the Temp digits are 1″ tall. And, at this price, you can never go wrong with a La Crosse Technology product.
- Indoor temperature monitor in F or C
- Built-in calendar display
- Uses AAA battery
- The price is very affordable
- No backlit, couldn’t see the time in the dark
- Screen may not be bright enough
7. Zhpuat Morning Digital Clocks
This bed alarm clock is not any less awesome than the previous ones. It comes in 3 colors – black, white, and blue, and this one has a big screen and a clean and simple design. What’s smart about it is the customizable backlight brightness that works automatically when surrounding light or dark surroundings. Some information is on-screen, such as month, date, alarm setting, and indoor temperature. The snooze button is pretty handy and easy to access/navigate, too.
This wakey home clock has an alarm that starts soft and gets progressively louder until you turn it off. Therefore, as other alarm clocks do, it doesn’t wake you up by blasting you out of bed. Besides, its price tag is very affordable, as well.
- Smart and manual backlight settings
- A sensor to detect darkness
- Informative display
- Use AAA batteries
- The alarm sound is clear
- Light is not adjustable
- Some customers experienced not working buttons, but the company will change a new one
6. Homtime Multi-function Alarm Clock Digital Clocks
As a best-seller, you should trust the credibility of this digital alarm clock already. It is available in 2 colors. This clock is a multi-function alarm clock with 4 levels of LCD dimming and a 3.2″ LCD large font display for easy readability during the day or at night. It is charged up pretty fast, too. The rechargeable alarm clock also has a snooze option and a gradual wake alarm like the previous one.
Also, suppose you ever encounter any power failure or disconnection of the power cord. In that case, you can always use the battery backup of the AAA battery. It looks like this one’s got all the great functions we need!
5. Zhpuat 4.6″ Smart Backlight Digital Clocks
Once again, here is another bestseller – Zhpuat 4.6″ Smart Backlight Alarm Clock. It has very similar features to the Zhpuat one reviewed earlier, but it is an upgraded version. To highlight a few functions, this home digital clock has a big screen, clean design, and customizable backlight brightness (according to daylight and nighttime).
On the screen, the information includes month, date, alarm setting, and indoor temperature. The snooze button is just as handy and comes with the gradually increasing volume function as the others. Plus, it is more than affordable.
4. Mesqool AM/FM Dimmable Projection Bedside Clock
This is another best-selling digital alarm clock of great value. It is more innovative than the previous ones, with a sleek 180-degree swivel projection, showing clear time and a cool look. The projection becomes even clearer when projected onto your walls or ceiling.
Sometimes, we also would like to switch from using the mobile phone to chilling with some radio channels. And, yes, you can always listen to the radio using this digital alarm clock.
Interestingly, this clock also lets you charge your smart devices with it, too. And, the charging is pretty fast. Moreover, this bed alarm clock has dual alarms, which you can choose between a predefined alarm buzzer and an alarm radio station. How cool is that!
3. Sonic Alert Loud Dual Alarm Clock
If you need a loud alarm clock, it is good to go for this one. It comes in 6 vibrant and gorgeous colors. This digital alarm clock is so powerful that it can shake you awake with the powerful bed shaker function and the adjustable extra loud alarm. For features, this one has built-in pulsating alert lights, adjustable volume, tone, and a snooze defuser. The large red LCD and explosive red display can clearly show you the time.
Besides, the purchase also gives you peace of mind as a 1-year warranty backs the product. With this one, you will never be late for important meetings or classes again.
2. Electrohome Projection Alarm Bedside Clocks
This small yet powerful home digital clock comes in several functions. It has a large, clear 3.6″ blue LCD that can be dimmed according to your brightness preference. The clock can project time or temperature onto your walls or ceiling, seeing time in full view.
This guy automatically adjusts to daylight savings time and offers a pre-programmable daily dual alarm option. This option allows you to cancel the alarm for the weekend, wake to a radio, a buzzer, time projection, etc.
Best yet, you can blast music with this clock either through the built-in radio or by connecting your smart devices to the clock through the 3.5mm aux input.
1. RCA Alarm Clock Bedroom Clock
This is the all-time best-seller RCA Digital Alarm Clock with a large 1.4″ display. With a display of the size, you can always check the time out from afar. Its snooze button has a large width, too, for easy access, especially when you feel like napping a bit longer. The brightness is also controllable with high and low display settings. But, the most striking thing about this clock is definitely its super affordable price.
With so many innovative and reasonably-priced digital alarm clocks available on the market today, getting one for your room is never a waste. After delving into these top 10 best digital clocks in 2017, have you found the one you’re looking for yet?