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Bryan M. Wolfe
| October 10, 2012
Vlock: Show Off Your iPhone 5 Screen With A Video Clock That Doesn't Require Jailbreaking
The iPhone 5 has what many are calling the most impressive screen ever made for a mobile device. Now there is a way to show off that display using video backgrounds. Best of all, you don’t need to jailbreak to do so. First launched in October, XVision's vlock 6.0 includes iPhone 5 support for the first time. With it, users can display a video clock with one of 32 natural scenes or abstract art, or you can use one of your own. [caption id="attachment_345903" align="aligncenter" width="1259"] vlock on iPad[/caption] Full features include:
[caption id="attachment_345906" align="aligncenter" width="320"] Video Packs[/caption] The free app works on any iOS device that has iOS 6 installed, including the iPhone, iPad, and fifth-generation iPod touch. It comes with one free video, with others available for $0.99 for each four video pack. Download it today in the App Store. Note: Videos protected by DRM are not playable.
- Play videos from Photos and Videos
- Listen to music from your iTunes library
- Dimmer for nighttime
- Clock format follows your International settings
- Rotate for portrait or landscape display
- Typography clock face
- Share your time on Twitter and Facebook