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It is always a little embarrassing when your phone rings when it should not – at a lecture, during a business meeting or an interview, or too early in the morning. It makes other people around you uncomfortable or even annoyed. If you don’t want to find yourself in a similar situation again, check out SmartSilence.
It is an Android app that lets you put your phone into silent mode automatically at predefined time slots during the week. For example, you can make your phone silent every Tuesday from 10.00pm to 8.00am on Wednesday.
Once you download and launch the app, simply plug in times during the week when you want your phone to be silenced. When that time is over, the phone will go back into the mode it was in before. Plug in your class hours, meetings and other weekly activities and the app will do the rest for you, every week. You can create as many schedules as needed and deactivate any of them at any time with a single click. It has an intuitive interface and easy to use.
The app is free but has a paid Pro version that lets you add one-time events such as an interview or one-time meeting. You schedule a silent time slot for such an event and it automatically deletes itself after the event passes.
- Easy to use and intuitive.
- Schedule “silent” time slots during your week.
- Schedule multiple time slots for different days of the week.
- Activate/deactivate scheduled time slots at any time.
- Enable/disable vibrations during “silent” time slots.
- Similar tools – Call Filter Alarm.