How to Set Up Sleep Timer for Beats 1 and Apple Music

If you like to like to listen to Beats 1 and Apple Music while falling asleep, we have great news for you as the folks over at iMore have shared a simple method on how to set up a sleep timer on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch while enjoying Apple’s new music streaming service. Turns out, all iOS devices comes with a sleep timer built right in. Here’s what you need to do to set it up correctly:

Step 1:

Select the music you want playing.

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Step 2:

Launch the ‘Clock’ app from your Home screen.

Step 3:

Tap the ‘Timer’ tab and using the picker, set the amount of time you want let the music play.

Step 4:

Now tap ‘When Timer Ends’ and scroll all the way to the bottom of the screen.

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Step 5:

Select ‘Stop Playing’ and tap ‘Set’ at the top right.

Step 6:

Finally, tap ‘Start’ to begin the timer. Once the timer ends, your music playing on Apple Music or Beats 1 will stop as well. 

That’s it. Enjoy!

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  • Maxim Bulat

    Just checked and it works with Spotify as well on iphone 4, iOS 7. This is the feature I wanted with the native Spotify app. Thanks for sharing!

  • fred

    cool thanks for sharing