While there is not a wide variety of docks available for iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s, there is an alternative that is very practical and that is to use alarm clock docs. An Alarm clock dock is convenient because it does not only fulfil its task of ensuring that you wake up on time but it also allows you to charge your iPhone. Multi-functional devices have a huge fan base and even though there is a limited selection of alarm clock docks that are compatible with iPhone 5 or 5s, that does not mean that it is not possible to find options. We present you 5 of the best iPhone alarm clock docking stations for iPhone 5/5s that are currently available.
Snooze iPhone Alarm Dock
Distil Union, the creators of the Snooze iPhone Alarm Clock launched a successful campaign in 2012 to fund this alarm dock. With an affordable price (it cost just $35) and a classic design, the Snooze is a very useful gadget that also offers its own free app. The Snooze app allows you to lower the brightness of the display at night easily. This dock is simple to use and when the alarm goes off, you can snooze it like with a traditional alarm clock.
iHome iDL 100
This lightning dock is not only an alarm clock and docking station, it also offers a good set of features that are very convenient. The iHome iDL 100 allows you to charge multiple devices at the same time and since it comes with two lighting connectors as charging docks, it can be used with all the new models of iOS devices. You can sync your devices, set up multiple alarms with customized sounds and you can use apps like iSleep with it. Its price is near $150.
While the Phillips DS1155/37 is in fact a speaker dock for iPhone 5 and 5s but it also works as an alarm clock. It is easier to find lightning docks nowadays but there was a time when the DS1155/37 was one of the few options available. It is recognized for the quality of sound and great design that it offers. It syncs time with your iPhone and has a convenient size that will fit in any space. Phillips DS1155 is also compatible with iPod and the price is around $99.
i-Blason iPhone Alarm Clock Dock
This alarm clock, speaker cocking station is compatible with iPhone 5, iPod Touch 5th Generation, iPad 4 and others. It has lightning connector integrated and while it is not as light and small as other options, it size will suit most users. It also falls short in terms of features but if you are looking for a basic and easy to use option to turn your iPhone into an alarm clock, this may be a good choice. You can get it for about $50.