How To Change Alarm Sound on Galaxy S22

One of best uses of smartphones early in the morning is the alarm. It will awaken you or remind you of your schedule for the day. But most of the time, the alarm sound can be very loud or not pleasing to the ears. There are people who want to be awaken gently that’s why it’s good to know that you can actually change the alarm sound into something you really like.

With the Samsung Galaxy S22, you can use alarm sounds that are already available in your phone or use third-party apps to play any song you like for you. Aside from that, you can also copy an .mp3 file into your phone and use that as the alarm sound.

Changing Alarm Clock Sound

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Time Needed : 3 minutes

You need to get into the alarm clock settings to be able to change the alarm clock ringtone and here's how it's done:

  1. Pull up the apps drawer and then tap Clock.

    In most cases, the Clock app can be found in the Home screen.

  2. Tap the alarm you want to change the sound of.

    You may also just create a new alarm if you want to.

  3. Now make sure that the switch next to alarm sound is enabled.

    Otherwise, no matter the sound you choose, it won't play.

  4. Tap Alarm sound to open the settings.

    By default, Ringtone is the one that has a check.

  5. Tap Ringtone to view the existing alarm sounds.

    Now choose the one that you want to wake you up in the morning. The moment you tap on one of the options, it will play to give you an idea on what the sound is like and the new alarm ringtone will automatically be saved.

  6. Tap the Back key.

    This will bring you back to the previous screen.

  7. Tap Save at the bottom of the screen to save the changes to other settings.

    After doing that, the next time your phone wakes you up, it will play the audio you selected.

  • Clock App
  • Galaxy S22

Using .mp3 File As Alarm Sound

You can also use any .mp3 files as your timer sound or alarm clock music, especially if you want to hear your favorite music when you wake up in the morning. Here’s how it’s done:

Step 1: Launch the Clock app.

Step 2: Tap an alarm and then tap Alarm sound.

Step 3: Tap Ringtone.

Step 4: Now tap the Plus sign at the top-right corner of the screen.

Step 5: The clock application should already be able to find your .mp3 files and it should be displayed on the screen. So what you need to do next is to find the music you like and select it.

You can also sort your files by Albums, Artists or Folders by tapping one of the tabs below.

Use Spotify To Play Alarm Sound

You don’t need to have downloaded an audio file to be able to play your favorite music when the alarm time comes, you can have Spotify to serve as your music player. This is how you do it:

Step 1: Launch the Clock app.

Step 2: Tap an alarm and then tap Alarm sound.

Step 3: Tap Spotify. If it’s not installed yet, then you will be prompted to install it.

Step 4: But assuming it’s installed, it will give you the option to choose the track you want to use as your alarm ringtone.

And that’s how you change the alarm ringtone on your Samsung Galaxy S22.

We hope that this guide can help you in some ways.


  1. How do I turn off the alarm on my Samsung Galaxy S22?

    You can turn off the alarm by tapping the X symbol when your phone alarms. But if you want to permanently prevent your phone from playing the sound at alarm time, then you simply have to open the clock application and then disable the switch next to the alarm you want to turn off.

  2. How do I turn the alarm volume up on my Samsung Galaxy S22?

    Just follow the procedures above to access the alarms settings. Once you tap on Alarm sound, you will see the slider at the bottom of the screen. Just drag it to the right to turn the volume all the way up. If you still can't hear the alarm, then place it on the bedside table near you.

  3. How do you snooze alarm on Samsung Galaxy S22?

    Once your phone goes off, you should see the option that says Snooze, just tap on it and the alarm will go off again after a few minutes. The minimum snooze time is 5 minutes so if you haven't changed the Snooze settings, your phone alarm will sound again 5 minutes after tapping snooze.

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Harold has been in the tech industry since 2008 when he started out as a tech support for companies like Time Warner, Comcast and Tracfone. He’s been troubleshooting phones when the smartphone industry started booming. During his tenure as a tech support, he’s already been writing for various tech blogs and doing some freelance SEO. In 2012, he joined a small team of bloggers to write for The Droid Guy, and he has been with the company ever since. Today, he doesn’t only write tutorials and troubleshooting pieces but also shoots and edits videos for The Droid Guy channel while trading stocks on the side.

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