1. Android Central Question's Avatar
    I have just switched from S5 to S8. I'm really missing my S5 right now because of the annoying glitches I am finding on the S8. Definitely taking first place in annoyance rating is the fact my alarm does not sound when phone is in mute mode. S5 never did this. Highly inconvenient and a bit silly that this is happening. The DND function is useless too. Disappointed.

    Please fix asap.
    01-20-2018 06:57 AM
  2. leeland48's Avatar
    I know what you mean I came from the S5 I have to get a APP to give me a full battery warning when charged the S5 used to light up with the screen coming on.
    01-22-2018 05:37 AM
  3. Mattsg430's Avatar
    you can customize do not disturb to allow sounds, etc from any app, including alarm clock. settings, sounds and vibration, do not disturb, allow exceptions
    01-22-2018 07:30 PM
  4. Mattsg430's Avatar
    as a side note, my phone is always on mute as well and I hear my alarm every morning. you may have toggled a setting that you shouldn't have. not sure
    01-22-2018 07:32 PM
  5. Kaylene T's Avatar
    I have an S8+ and the alarms do sound when it is muted. Perhaps you just need to adjust the volume or make sure you have a tone selected.
    03-19-2018 02:43 PM
  6. CraftyMe2323's Avatar
    I have just switched from S5 to S8. I'm really missing my S5 right now because of the annoying glitches I am finding on the S8. Definitely taking first place in annoyance rating is the fact my alarm does not sound when phone is in mute mode. S5 never did this. Highly inconvenient and a bit silly that this is happening. The DND function is useless too. Disappointed.

    Please fix asap.
    It's definitely something you set incorrectly. I have DND set to activate and deactivate automatically and to allow only alarms through. It's worked flawlessly ever since I got this phone after it's release, and continues to do so on Oreo. Take a look through your settings, and don't be so quick to blame the phone for user error issues.
    03-19-2018 07:06 PM

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