Sleep Cycle alarm clock

Sleep Cycle alarm clock

By Sleep Cycle AB

  • App Category: Health & Fitness
  • Release Date: 2009-07-23
  • Current Version: 5.5.3
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 112.00 MB
  • Developer: Sleep Cycle AB
  • Compatibility: Android, iOS 10.0
App Ratings: 4.5
4.5
Based on 230,013 Reviews

Sleep Cycle alarm clock App Description

Waking up made easy Sleep Cycle is an intelligent alarm clock that tracks your sleep patterns and wakes you up in light sleep - the natural way to wake up, feeling rested and energized. No need to place your device in bed - Sleep Cycles uses sound analysis sleep tracking. How it works • As you sleep, you go through different sleep phases, ranging from light to deep sleep and back again. The sleep phase you are in when your alarm goes off is critical for how rested you will feel when you wake up. • While you sleep, your movements vary depending on what sleep phase you are in. Sleep Cycle’s patented sound technology tracks your sleep patterns using sound or vibration analysis, monitoring your movements in bed throughout the different sleep phases. • Sleep Cycle finds the optimal time when you are in light sleep to wake you up in the morning, during a predefined 30 minute time window that ends at your set alarm time. Waking up in light sleep feels like waking up naturally without an alarm, leaving you feeling rested and energized. • All you need to do is turn Sleep Cycle on before going to bed, and place your device on your nightstand or close by on the floor. Continuously rated as the best smart alarm clock on the market. Featured in: CNN, Wired, The Guardian, The Wall Street Journal, BBC, The New York Times. -------------------------- Free features √ Sleep analysis with Sleep Cycle patented sound technology or accelerometer √ Sleep Cycle Apple Watch App integration √ Detailed sleep statistics and daily sleep graphs √ Fully integrated with Apple Health, exchanging sleep analysis and heart rate √ Carefully selected alarm melodies √ Snooze by shaking or double tapping the phone lightly √ Customizable wake-up window. From instant (regular alarm clock), up to 90 minutes Premium features √ Longterm sleep trends √ Compare your sleep data to world sleep statistics √ Snore trends - view historical snore trends data √ Weather - see how weather affects your sleep quality √ Heart rate monitor - measure your heart rate (RHR) every morning using the built in camera in your device √ Sleep aid - helps you fall asleep easier √ Sleep notes - see how events such as drinking coffee, stress, working out, or eating late affect your sleep quality √ Wake-up mood - see how Sleep Cycle affects your wake up mood √ Online backup - lets you secure your sleep data online √ Export sleep data to Excel for detailed analysis √ Philips HUE light bulb support - simulate a natural sunrise to give you an even softer wake-up ------------------------- REQUIREMENTS Ability to charge your phone by the bed. Ability to place your phone near the bed, such as on a nightstand table or on the floor. ------------------------- The optional Premium subscription costs $29.99 per year. It will be charged from your iTunes account after the purchase. You can manage or cancel your auto-renewable subscription by entering the user settings in iTunes after the purchase. The subscription will be auto-renewed 24 hours before the subscription period ends with the same kind of subscription you already bought to the same price. It's not possible to abort the subscription during the time it's active. Terms and Privacy: http://www.sleepcycle.com/terms-of-use.html

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App Reviews

  • Some problems...

    3
    By Janewman1396
    I have been using this as my primary alarm for over a year and a half and it’s been great. I’ve had no problem with it in the past. However lately I have had a major issue with it. It has made me late to open at my job 2 weeks in a row. I’m supposed to be there at 4:30am so I have an alarm set for 3:30am. However, last two mondays, they either have not gone off, or just have stopped working completely. Any way to fix this?
  • Great alarm

    4
    By Angeleyes1757
    I have been using sleep cycle for a couple years now. I am disappointed that it’s not working as well on my ne iPhone 8 with heart rate
  • Was great. Need to fix with new iOS update

    2
    By Fuzzbucket2
    No longer works as an alarm clock with the new iOS update. Don’t trust it. Used it for over a year - but now i don’t dare.
  • Pretty decent

    4
    By Yellar Fever
    I have had this app for years but stopped using it. One thing I don’t like is that it wakes me up before I’m supposed to wake up. I know that’s what it’s for and it’s supposed to wake you up at your most awake time but I hate waking up before I’m supposed to lol
  • Great app but “Activity” needs fixing

    4
    By Magalia14
    I’ve been using this app for many years now and generally love it. I am not sure how accurate it really is but I like having a sense for my sleep patterns in general. They need to fix a major bug in the activity reading. Don’t know where Sleep Cycle pulls this data, but I’ve noticed in past couple of weeks that the number of steps is vastly off from what Apple Health reports. For example the other day SC reported 890 steps where AH had almost 8,000. PLEASE FIX!!!
  • Useless- can’t tell when you’re sleeping at all.

    1
    By CMH77
    Thinks I’m in a deep sleep when I am wide awake. Thinks I’m sleep cycling when I’m not even in the room. I tried this app- it became apparent very quickly that it can’t tell when I am sleeping or not- at all. When I am laying in bed wide-awake, it thinks I’m going through a sleep cycle. The other night I was awake at 3 AM for a few hours, and it had me in a deep sleep. I even got up and went to the bathroom. Today I forgot to turn it off and walked out of the room after waking up early in the morning, I came back two hours later to turn it off, and you had me going through to sleep cycles. It clearly doesn’t work.
  • Need some enhancements

    3
    By Ziad MA
    If you use the application in winter time it is great but in summer time when you turn on your Air condition window type it's not correct measurements
  • Loved this app for years

    4
    By stanleymurzynphotography
    Ive had this app for Years and have loved it. I just bought an Apple Watch to wean myself off of 100% dependence on the phone and was sad to see that I still needed to keep my phone in my bedroom for this to work! I wish there was a way for all the tracking to be done on the Apple Watch alone! Other apps can do that—help a loyal customer out?
  • Unreliable alarm and false readings.

    1
    By Rkrazdan
    The alarm fails to go off if you use your own music. This happens atleast once a week. I have to set my phone alarm as a back up. Additionally, during the night if I wake-up and go watch tv for an hour because I can’t sleep, it still shows 100% the next morning 🤨 .
  • One major flaw

    3
    By Pochi mon
    I used this app everyday for 2 years and it worked great. Something changed about a year ago though and now the alarm snoozes if you just look at your phone (It’s extremely sensitive) it made me late a couple times because it also hijacked my phone in a way that didn’t allow my backup alarm to come on. Anyway I stopped using it for almost a year but recently restarted and it’s been ok but the snooze is still super sensitive and it doesn’t have a way to change the setting.

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