How To Change Clock On iPhone Lock Screen

Do you think that it is difficult to change clock on iPhone Lock screen? Well, it is not much techy. It goes through a simple process and won’t take much time. Let’s learn how to Change clock position on iPhone.

How To Change Clock On iPhone Lock Screen

Even a locked iPhone phone screen provides lots of quick information so the user doesn’t have to unlock the phone. Such information is Date & Time, Control Center, Siri, camera and so on. It also protects your phone from unauthorized access to the important data in your iPhone/iPad.

Also Read: How To Open The Calculator Vault-App Without A Password

Time is the common thing that people like us check on the phone. I have iPhone and don’t wear watch, so I use my phone every time I need to check What time’s up!

I want to ask you if you would like to change the position/style of the clock  in your iphone/ipad!!

If yes, please read the entire article. You will be able to turn clock look attractive on your phone.

How To Change Clock On iPhone Lock Screen

As a user, you would want to change the wallpaper first. All the iPhone come with the default wallpaper on the lock screen. To change it, you need to choose another image as wallpaper from gallery.

1. Open your iPhone Settings.

2. Go Wallpaper.

tap on wallpaper in setting

3. Tap Choose a New Wallpaper.

top on choose a new wallpaper

4. Tap on the location of the new wallpaper you want to choose and tap on the image you want to use.

5. Tap Set.

tap on set

How do I change the color of the clock on my iPhone lock screen?

You must update your phone before proceeding with it. If you choose to set the lighter color for lock screen, it would make clock color black, and for darker lock screen, it would turn clock color into white. Please follow the steps given below to change the color of clock on the iPhone lock screen.

  • Open your iPhone Settings
  • Go to Accessibility
  • Go to Display

Smart Invert: It reverses the colors of the display, except for images, media, and some apps that use dark color styles.

Classic Invert: It reverses the colors of the display.

How To Remove A City From The World Clock On Your IPhone

If you are willing to remove a particular city from the World clock in your iPhone, then follow the steps given below: –

  • Open the Clock app.
  • Tap over World clock app at the bottom left corner of the screen.
  • Now Swipe left on a city that you want to remove.
  • Tap at the red “Delete” button to remove that particular city.


1. Can You Change The Size And Location Of The Clock In The Locked Screen On An iPhone?

It is not possible to change the iPhone Clock location, the default location of clock is set by the Apple itself.

However, you can increase the size of the clock by changing the font size in your iPhone or iPad or iPod Touch.

Follow the steps given to change the font size in your iPhone or iPad or iPod Touch. It also increase the font size for contacts, mail, notes, calendar, phone and other apps.

  • Open Settings and Select Display & Brightness, then select Text Size.
  • Drag the slider to the right to increase the font size and left to decrease the font size.

2. How To Make The Font Size Even Bigger

  • Go to Settings
  • Tap Accessibility
  • Select Display & Text Size.
  • Tap “Larger Text” to make the font larger
  • Dragging the slider to the right will larger the font size on your iPhone

Please don’t oversize the text otherwise screen will look clattered and it will hard to operate on it.

3. Can You Add Your Time Zone If It Is Not Listed?

You need to search for country in the “Choose a City” search box, all the available city-wise time zones related to your country will show in the list.

4. How Do I Get The Date On My iPhone Home Screen?

First of all, place the calendar app icon on the top-left corner of the mobile screen.

The calendar app will show the date on the screen because it shows day of the week and day of the month. There is no other way to show date on the iPhone home screen.

5. Can You Move The Clock On The IPhone Lock Screen?

No, it’s not possible to move the clock on any iPhone’s locked screen.

6. Can You Move The Clock Display On The IPhone?

A straight No, you cannot move the Clock display on the phone. It’s only possible to move the Analog Clock Face App like other apps can be moved on the home screen.

A user doesn’t get option to move the digital time to up, down, right or left.

The digital time is shown at default spots: either at iPhone’s lock screen or the home screen at the top middle position.      


You have learned How To Change Clock On iPhone Lock Screen. If you have any question related to this post, please ask us in the comment section. We have included some customization steps in this guide for the Clock on your iPhone. You can make changes in clock accordingly. If you also want to learn How To Factory Reset Apple Watch Without Apple ID, go through this article.

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