The Groove-e LIGHT CURVE Wake-Up Light Alarm Clock with Radio has eight kinds of alarm sounds, 1-6 are natural wake up sounds, 7 is a beep and 8 is the FM radio. The wake-up light time options are 10/20/30 minutes, displayed as “0:10/0:20/0:30”. During the alarm, the volume gradually increases to help wake you up. The snooze period is set at 10 minutes, all other functions during this time will stop and the alarm will ring for 1 hour is not switched off. To choose your wake up light functions, set the mode to either: Wake-up light + alarm or wake-up light only. Once you have set the alarm time, select the wake –up light function period to begin either 10/20/30 minutes earlier.
Groove-e LIGHT CURVE Wake-Up Light Alarm Clock with Radio Review
When the wake-up light function period is reached, the wake-up function will begin. The light brightens gradually through ten levels, emulating a sunrise and will be at its brightest when the alarm time is reached. During the wake-up process, you can press the bell symbol to stop the light from becoming any brighter. Other touch-sensitive buttons will not function during the alarms/wake-up process. The sleep function acts as a sunset simulator, slowly decreasing the light on the unit and eventually switching it off. You can select your sleep time setting between OFF/10/20/30 minutes. When there is no wake-up light-activated or alarm ringing you can use the touch-sensitive dimmer controls for the brightness levels.
Short press the sun icon to start of stop the sunlight function. Then use the +/- buttons to adjust the brightness through the 10 levels of dimming. Long press the sun icon to activate the RGB mood light and get the various colour lights. Short press the sun icon to pause/continue the cycle. Then use the +/- buttons to select your preferred colour of mood light.
Overall, the Groove-e LIGHT CURVE Wake-Up Light Alarm Clock with Radio is a great way to wake up in the mornings. The gradual light increasing in brightness is surprising efficient.