Alarm Clock HD for Windows 8 is a software tool that was built specifically to help individuals set up alarms and reminders, and view the weather forecast and top stories for the current day.

The installation process does not offer to add or download third-party products and it is over in just a few seconds. The interface you come by presents a modern and minimal design. Moreover, it is accessible to all people, regardless of their previous experience with computers.

This software tool enables you to view the current time and date, as well as the current temperature in your city. You can configure up to three world clocks, view the weather in the countries selected, as well as the exchange rate.

A news feed can be displayed in the main window, and you can easily configure it. To be more accurate, you can use the built-in RSS feed or a custom one, as well as the one from your Facebook account.

Aside from that, a small radio station is incorporated, and it is also possible to create to the audio tracks from your hard drive. Alarms can be created with a user-defined snooze interval (expressed in minutes), title and text. You can choose one of the built-in alarm sounds, upload one from the hard drive, or just use a radio station.

The background can be changed, a flashlight can be switched on (the entire screen goes white), playlists can be created or managed, and certain options can be hidden or shown.

Taking all of this into consideration, we can safely say Alarm Clock HD for Windows 8 is a useful and well-rounded piece of software, dedicated to all types of users. The system’s performance is not going to be hampered, the response time is good and there are enough options to keep you busy for quite a while.