Top 10 Best Alarm Clocks Radios
for November 2022

Alarm clocks aren't just for waking up in the morning. They're also great for setting a sleep schedule, waking up without oversleeping, and waking up without hitting snooze.

When it comes to alarm clocks, our testers in the Different Guide evaluate alarm clocks for ease of use, features, and sound quality. Our alarm clocks test for ease of setting a sleep schedule, wake up without oversleeping, and wake up without hitting snooze. We evaluate alarm clocks for features, including alarms, snooze buttons, and timers. We also test alarm clocks for sound quality, including alarm volume, alarm clock sound, and radio volume.

Our top alarm clock picks for 2022 include models from brands like Philips, RadioShack, and Sony. Our top alarm clock pick for 2022 is the Sony MDR-EX650AP, a Bluetooth-enabled alarm clock radio with voice control, a snooze button, and alarm volume.

Here are the best alarm clocks, radios, and clocks you can buy in 2022, based on testing and consumer reviews:

Different Guide editors independently choose recommendations. Purchases made through our links may earn us commissions.

1
9.8
SCORE
Emerson SmartSet Alarm Clock Radio with AM/FM Radio, Dimmer, Sleep Timer and .9

Emerson Radio Emerson SmartSet Alarm Clock Radio with AM/FM Radio

by Emerson Radio
What We like

A clock radio with MP3 playback, a built-in CD player, a rechargeable battery, and a light, this radio has good sound quality, highly functional playback controls, and is easy on the eyes.

2
9.5
SCORE
Housbay Glow Small Alarm Clock Radio for Bedrooms with 7 Color Night Light, Dual Alarm, Dimmer, USB Charger, Battery Backup, Nap Timer, FM Radio with Auto-Off Timer for Bedside

Housbay Glow Small Alarm Clock Radio for Bedrooms with 7 Color Night Light

by HOUSBAY
What We like

The Glow small alarm clock is the only one of the dozen we tested with an innovative night light system, and it's simple and intuitive to use.

3
9.4
SCORE
Magnasonic Digital AM/FM Clock Radio with Battery Backup, Dual Alarm, Sleep & Snooze Functions, Display Dimming Option,White (EAAC201)

Magnasonic Digital AM/FM Clock Radio with Battery Backup

by Magnasonic
What We like

This radio is a steal, with many features found on higher-priced models. It has a nice, large dial face, with a variety of display options. Although its smaller battery backup means the clock loses power after a few hours, the sleep timer is a welcome feature.

4
9.3
SCORE
ANJANK 7

ANJANK 7" Large LED Display Digital Radio Alarm Clock

by ANJANK
What We like

This is a great alarm clock for bedroom. Easy to read and see is clear and no light to bother sleeping. Sound is good as alarm clocks. The snooze function is helpful to set us awake.

5
8.9
SCORE
Clock Radios, Projection Alarm Clock with 0-100% Dimmer and FM Radio, Dual Alarm, 5 Alarm Sounds and 3-Level Volume, USB Charger, Clear Readout Digital Alarm Clock for Bedroom, Bedside Clock for Kids

WELLBOX Clock Radios

by WELLBOX
What We like

This digital alarm clock is great if you like waking up with music or radio. The higher projection distance makes it great for taller people.

6
8.8
SCORE
Sunrise Alarm Clock, Wake Up Light with Sunrise/Sunset Simulation, Dual Alarms with FM Radio, 7 Nature Sounds & Snooze, 7 Colors Night Light, Bedroom Digital Alarm Clock for Heavy Sleepers Adults Kids

Te-Rich Sunrise Alarm Clock

by Te-Rich
What We like

This sunrise alarm clock with snooze button is the best choice for heavy sleepers. The KCB-555020W has a high-quality light, a range of natural sounds, and FM radio, which is perfect for people who like to sleep.

7
8.7
SCORE
HAPTIME Digital Alarm Clock Radio: 6.2” Large LED Display with 4 Brightness Dimmer, Dual Alarms, Snooze, 12/24H, FM Radio with Sleep Timer, Blue Digits Clock for Home Bedside Bedroom

HAPTIME Digital Alarm Clock Radio: 6.2” Large LED Display with 4 Brightness Dimmer

by HAPTIME
What We like

This alarm clock radio is the simplest to use, has the best price and the biggest display in our roundup, making it the best budget pick.

8
8.3
SCORE
Timex T231GY AM/FM Dual Alarm Clock Radio with 1.2-Inch Red Display and Line-In Jack (Gunmetal)

Timex T231GY AM/FM Dual Alarm Clock Radio with 1.2-Inch Red Display and Line-In Jack (Gunmetal)

by Sound Design, Inc.
What We like

This alarm clock radio is one of the cheapest, most functional, and well-reviewed models. It's compact, clearly labeled, and easy to use.

9
8.3
SCORE
Digital Alarm Clock, FM Radio w/Sleep Timer, Bedside Radio Alarm Clock, Dual Alarms with 7 Alarm Sounds, Snooze, 6-Level Brightness Dimmer, Batteries Operated, for Bedroom

EVATONTT Digital Alarm Clock

by EVATONTT
What We like

The FM radio is a good pick, but its dim display and flimsy plastic construction keep it below average.

10
8.3
SCORE
SICSMIAO Large Digital Alarm Clock Radio for Bedroom, 8'' Dimmable Calendar Day Clock, FM Radio, Night Light, 12/24H, USB Charger Ports, Shelf Stand Wall Mounted for Aged Seniors Kids.(White)

SICSMIAO Large Digital Alarm Clock Radio for Bedroom

by Tongjiatai
What We like

The stylish SICSMIA alarm clock is handsome, easy to use, and provides a dual alarm clock, a night light and a snooze feature. It lacks a snooze button, which could be a downside.

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