* These clocks use LED lights to gently wake you up
* Built-in timers and sounds offer a more peaceful way to start your day
* Some models even moonlight as mood lamps
Tired of using your abrasive phone as an alarm to startle you awake every morning? Instead of waking up to the harsh sounds of your phone’s awkward ring tone, ditch the digital and check out these sunrise alarms. By waking you up gently through varying levels of automated lights, these alarm clocks offer a fresh and simple way to help you start your day. Check out our five favorite models below.
1. hOmeLabs Sunrise Alarm Clock
Wake up to the sweet and sultry rays of light with this easygoing alarm clock. By using LED lights to wake you up gently over a 30-minute period, you’ll feel more refreshed and less sluggish.
2. Dostyle Wake Up Light Alarm Clock
This clock gradually increases its brightness to help you wake up without all the added baggage of having to slump over and turn off that buzzing alarm. With a built-in FM radio and six natural sound options, you can wake up to soothing sounds every morning.
3. Sunrise Alarm Clock
Great for deep sleepers, this sunrise clock features seven color lights to help you wake up peacefully. With seven alarm sound options (including six nature sounds), you’ll have no problem starting your day off on the right foot.
4. Wake Up Light Alarm Clock
Able to double as a scene-setting mood lamp, this elegant alarm clock has three different brightness modes and a wide range of color cycles. Keep it by your bedside table or on your office desk for a little extra color.
5. INLIFE Wake Up Light Alarm Clock
Packed with four alarm sounds, three brightness levels and seven color-changing lights, this alarm clock wakes you up in style. What’s more, a built-in rechargeable battery makes it great for on-the-go use.