Retro Clock Widget

Retro Clock Widget


Now customize style and shortcuts with the Retro Clock Settings app, for sale on Google Play!

Retro Clock Widget was one of the first clock widgets available for android and has been downloaded by millions of users over the years. Version 2.0 brings many improvements, while keeping the simplicity that made it famous.

This app provides a home screen clock and date widget based on the classical mechanical flipping clock. The widgets act as shortcuts to the systems alarm clock and calendar applications.

When you want to customize the look and feel (like the colors, transparency, or shortcut applications), you can do so using the Retro Clock Settings companion app also available on Google Play.

To use the widget on Android 4.0+:
- open the app drawer
- tap the "Widgets" tab
- find Retro Clock / Date and drag it to the home screen

To use the widget on older versions of android:
- long press an empty spot on the home screen
- select "Widgets"
- tap on Retro Clock / Date to add it to the home screen

NOTE: If you are using a Task Manager, make sure to add Retro Clock Widget to the ignore list. When the app is killed, the time will stop updating.

Recent changes:
- fixed clock shortcut for LG G3 (and other LG devices)
- changed date shortcut to Google Calendar if it is installed
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Free
83
4.2
User ratings
81405
Installs
5,000,000+
Concerns
0
File size
58 kb
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About Retro Clock Widget
Now customize style and shortcuts with the Retro Clock Settings app, for sale on Google Play!

Retro Clock Widget was one of the first clock widgets available for android and has been downloaded by millions of users over the years. Version 2.0 brings many improvements, while keeping the simplicity that made it famous.

This app provides a home screen clock and date widget based on the classical mechanical flipping clock. The widgets act as shortcuts to the systems alarm clock and calendar applications.

When you want to customize the look and feel (like the colors, transparency, or shortcut applications), you can do so using the Retro Clock Settings companion app also available on Google Play.

To use the widget on Android 4.0+:
- open the app drawer
- tap the "Widgets" tab
- find Retro Clock / Date and drag it to the home screen

To use the widget on older versions of android:
- long press an empty spot on the home screen
- select "Widgets"
- tap on Retro Clock / Date to add it to the home screen

NOTE: If you are using a Task Manager, make sure to add Retro Clock Widget to the ignore list. When the app is killed, the time will stop updating.

Recent changes:
- fixed clock shortcut for LG G3 (and other LG devices)
- changed date shortcut to Google Calendar if it is installed

User reviews of Retro Clock Widget
Nice gadget a little bit retrò, digital watch. Un orologio retro gadget da mettere su uno schermo.
Sep 13, 2012
Deux widgets, date et horloge avec un style retro... simple et efficace.
Aug 11, 2012
I have liked this app for 2 years, but now that I upgraded to ice cream sandwich I can't figure out how to tell it to open my calendar when I click on it.
Jul 3, 2012
Works good in a chinese ZTE V880 (rooted android 2.2), but the alarm shortcut does not work.
Dec 29, 2011
Great minimal clock and date widget when you want it simple and clean on your home screen.
Oct 1, 2011
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Monday 3:11 PM
pretty good
A Google User
Sunday 3:27 PM
The best clock in play store
A Google User
5 days ago
Working good! I like the design. It also works very smooth
A Google User
5 days ago
Great app Best best Clock / Calendar app out there. I've had it for years and just downloaded the Settings app as well. Well worth the $0.99. I can now choose which calendar to link to the widget.
A Google User
6 days ago
Perfect Just what i wanted...