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App Description

WPVI-TV Philadelphia. Wake up with the 6abc Philadelphia Alarm Clock app! Start your day with local news and sports headlines, StormTracker 6 Radar, current weather conditions and traffic. Set your alarm to wake up to the sound of your favorite Action News morning personality, or meteorologists, such as Adam Joseph and Cecily Tynan. You can choose one of our classic alarm tones, the Action News theme, or even choose a song from your iTunes music library. Adjust the alarm sound fade-in to give you a pleasant way to wake up slowly!

- Choose from 5 custom 6abc tones: Action News Theme, Action News Morning Team, Action News Soundtrack, Adam Joseph, and Cecily Tynan
- Choose to wake up to your favorite song using your own music from your iPhone music library
- Wake up to 1 of 10 built-in classic tones: Alarm Clock, Ascend, Chimes, Descend, Dog Barking, Doorbell, Sonar, Waterfall, Whistle, and an authentic Rooster crow
- Choose from 2 different Philadelphia-area images for your alarm app wallpaper
- Clock dimmer is adjustable
- Choose 12- or 24-hour clock
- Multiple alarms supported
- Snooze/Stop alarm
- Sound volume adjustable
- Snooze time customizable
- Sound fade in of alarm tones to wake up gently
- Turn vibrate ON/OFF
- Repeat alarms on certain days of the week
- Alarm works even when the screen is locked or when iPhone is muted
- Background Alarm: receive sound notification alarms when the app is not in the foreground*

* NEWS *
- Get the latest news and sports headlines from Action News right when you wake up

- View animated StormTracker 6 Radar maps
- Get hourly and extended weather conditions
- Automatically set weather to your current location or manually add a location by zip code
- Watch the latest 6abc video forecast

- Get the latest Philadelphia traffic information to plan your commute using our real-time traffic maps

*Like all 3rd party alarm apps, make sure our app is running in the foreground when you go to sleep at night – so make sure you don’t hit that iPhone “home” button!

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 16, 2012 Initial release
  • December 19, 2012 New version 1.2.2
  • November 19, 2014 New version 1.2.3
  • December 24, 2014 New version 1.2.4