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Your phone has a clock app that lets you set alarms, view time in time zones around the world, use a stopwatch, and set a timer.

Check the Time

You can check the phone any time on your phone. The current time displays in the upper right corner of the status bar. Many widgets and lock screens also display the time and provide options for how time is displayed.

Set the Date and Time

Your phone automatically receives the current date, time and time zone from the wireless network. You can set by hand by overriding the default setting.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Date & time.

    screenshot of system settings
  2. Tap to turn off the switch next to Automatic date & time and Automatic time zone, and then set the date, time, and time zone as desired.
  • The date, time, and time zone will reflect your new settings.

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