How To Set Custom Alarm Sound On Iphone

iPhone Alarm Sound

Waking up to the sound of an alarm is a daily routine for most people. However, the default alarm sound on the iPhone may not be everyone’s cup of tea. Luckily, iPhone users can change the alarm sound to a custom one. In this article, we will guide you on how to set a custom alarm sound on iPhone.

Step 1: Choose a Sound

Choose Sound iPhone

The first step is to choose the sound you want to use as your alarm tone. You can use any sound or music file saved on your iPhone or pick one from the pre-installed sounds. To pick a pre-installed sound, go to the Clock app and select the Alarm tab.

Step 2: Add a New Alarm

Add New Alarm iPhone

If you don’t have an existing alarm, you will need to add a new one. To do this, tap the ‘+’ icon in the top right corner of the Alarm tab. If you already have an alarm, tap ‘Edit’ and then ‘+’ to add a new one.

Step 3: Select Sound

Select Sound iPhone

After adding a new alarm, tap ‘Sound’ to select the sound you want to use. You will see a list of pre-installed sounds and a ‘Pick a Song’ option at the top. If you want to use a custom sound or music file, tap ‘Pick a Song’ and select the file you want to use.

Step 4: Set the Alarm Time

Set Alarm Time iPhone

Next, set the time for your alarm. You can do this by scrolling the hour and minute wheels or tapping the ‘+’ and ‘-’ icons. You can also set the alarm to repeat on specific days by tapping ‘Repeat’ and selecting the days you want.

Step 5: Save the Alarm

Save Alarm iPhone

Once you have set the alarm time and sound, tap ‘Save’ to save your new alarm.

Step 6: Test the Alarm

Test Alarm iPhone

You can test your new alarm by tapping the play button next to the sound you selected. If you are satisfied with the sound, you can now use it as your alarm tone.


By following these simple steps, you can easily set a custom alarm sound on your iPhone. With a little creativity, you can use any sound or music file to wake up to in the morning. So, choose a sound that gets you excited to start your day and wake up feeling refreshed.

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