Awaken for Mac

Awaken for Mac

Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 16 votes
See all user reviews

Quick Specs

Version:
3.0b1
File Size:
8.17MB
Date Added:
October 30, 2006
Price:
Purchase; $8.95 with free upgrades
Operating Systems:
Mac OS X 10.3.9/10.4 Intel/10.4 PPC
Total Downloads:
5,352
Downloads Last Week:
2
Additional Requirements:
  • Mac OS X 10.3.9 or higher
  • iTunes 6.0 or later
  • Publisher's Description

    More Products to Consider

    All User Reviews

      Results 1-2 of 2

    • 5 stars

      "Long-time happy user, new version a big step up"

      December 01, 2011   |   By 7WX

      Version: Awaken 5.0.3

      Pros

      I've been using Awaken for years and just updated to the new 5.0x series. The new design is hot. I've always loved the fade-in, fade-out features, and it has always worked for me when I need it. I did experience a couple bugs when first using 5.01, and emailed the developer. I got emails back the same day, recommending a better setting for what I wanted, and notifying me about the new release, which fixed the other bug. You can't ask for better than that, unless you want to buy from some enormous corporation that can spend months on testing before release. (NOTE: be sure to install the helper app if you want it to wake your computer from sleep.)

      Cons

      I used to want the ability to launch items other than music, and now you can! So, nothing negative to report.

      Reply to this review

      Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

    • 2 stars

      "Unreliable"

      June 02, 2011   |   By doctor.lex

      Version: Awaken 5.0.3

      Pros

      Lots of features, looks nice, easy to use

      Cons

      Relying on it to get woken up for something really important is like playing Russian roulette.

      Summary

      As another reviewer has said, Awaken has become very unreliable since the last few versions. The most essential functionality - playing an alarm at the set time - is broken. On average it seems to work 75% of the time, which is unacceptable. It fails in so many different ways (computer doesn't wake, it wakes but the app does nothing, it wakes and tries to play music but gets stuck halfway?) that I wonder how well it was tested. Stay away from this one if you're looking for an alarm that you can count on.

      Reply to this review

      Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

    • Results 1-2 of 2

    Add Your Review

    Quickly sign in with: or Login or create an account to post a review.
    You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Awaken
    Add Your Review

    The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
    Click here to review our site terms of use.

    Update your review

    Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.
    Submit

    The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
    Click here to review our site terms of use.

    Previous Versions:

    Close[x]

    Submit a problem report for Awaken

    Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.

    Problem:

    The Download.com Installer isn't working as expected

    The download link does not work

    The software has a newer version

    The product contains malicious software

    Other

    Description:

    Please select a feedback type.

    Please enter a description.

    Submit Problem Report

    Close[x]

    Problem Report submitted

    Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.

    OK