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S7 Oreo - Reinstate the Edge Clock

Apprentice

Sure, there is a side clock that is in the Always On Display settings, however:

- It is not a true Edge Clock

- It has to be on all the time. With the previous Android version, the Edge Clock could be set to be on between certain hours (e.g. overnight).

 

The Edge Clock was a brilliant feature, not least because it saved the head from leaving the pillow in the middle of the night!

 

It was a poor idea to drop it.

 

Please bring it back!

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Explorer

+1 to this

 

My most used feature of the Edge Screen. 

First Poster

Thanks for the heads up.  Was just sat here trying to find the night clock.

 

Bad Samsung, very bad

DannyT Moderator
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Hi there, @KeysNBoards.

Whilst this might not be a perfect solution for you. You can change the settings on the AoD so it is only active during the hours you want.

Just go to: Apps > Settings > Lock Screen & Security > Always On Display > Set Schedule.

Thanks!

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Apprentice

Thanks for the advice.

 

As you say it is far from a perfect solution, because it means that the A.O.D. clock is not present at all during daytime hours, while the Edge Clock is still really a side clock.

 

The real solution  is to reinstate  the functionality that has been dropped, that made the most of the Edge!

First Poster
I agree. Night clock is a good feature no idea why it was removed. No happy
Apprentice

I agree!!
Bring back the night clock on Android Oreo as in Nougat

First Poster

Yeah please reinstate this feature  virtually the only truly useful aspect of the edge. 

Explorer

The same happened to me. So annoying 

Explorer

The only useful feature

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