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Polar Clock

This innovative clock screensaver from PixelBreaker displays both the time (hours, minutes and seconds) and the date (weekday, day of the month, and month) of the current year in a circular fashion, with each circle representing one division of time. The circles approach their maximum size when the element reaches its maximum, e.g. when the seconds circle arrives at 60, or the weekday is a Sunday, and all circles will be completed at the New Year mark. Many languages are available, and you can optionally customize the clock's appearance, includings its colors, the thickness of the circles, and the font size.

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Installation instructions

Microsoft Windows

  1. Simply double-click the polarclock3.exe file you downloaded to automatically install the screensaver and to open the Screen Saver Settings panel.

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We have 1 file for "Polar Clock"

  1.   polarclock3.exe (Windows)
File report #1
File namepolarclock3.exe
Target system Microsoft Windows
File size2.08 MB (2,178,069 bytes)
File typePortable Executable (EXE)
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Total downloads12,023
Last downloaded13 minutes ago
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MD5b6873fab53aed626c76d510b6a32e2ac
SHA1b7182abd084c1962f7e91f4f07104c56b2db2277
SHA256d83f77770463cb20b25c76b38f9d473477688c37080504f8e6023c9c11ed2767

User reviews (7)

The audio glitches. At least it does in preview mode

by PennyJim on September 25, 2020

It crashes after 1 minute (literally) and messes up you PC. In my case it removes the taskbar and puts my CPU and GPU (i7 -8750H and GTX 1060) under max load within 10 seconds which doesn't make any sense considering were talking about a screensaver, not GeekBench.

by Anonymous on April 20, 2020

Tempus Fugit !
Excellent Screensaver. Almost hypnotic when it kicks in. I could sit and watch it for seconds, minutes, hours, days, months if only I had enough time.... Great to see it all turn briefly blue on the new year.

I've not experienced what Nathan experienced regarding the hanging of 'Explorer' ... But then, I never set my PC to 'hibernate', don't see the point, as my PC is either on and being used, or showing this great clock, when I'm pottering around making tea, other than that, it's powered down.

by Deebz on March 31, 2018

It's pretty cool, however, whenever the screen saver starts up and then the computer goes to sleep after my specified amount of time, explorer.exe closes. I wrote a batch file to fix this but it is an annoying bug.

@echo off
TASKKILL /IM explorer.exe /f
start explorer.exe
close

by Nathan on November 6, 2017

wow so nice to have a simple yet stunning clock screensaver

by benhall on September 6, 2016

this thing is cool, you should do more!

by hippobottomus on December 17, 2015

Amazing job!

by askoppe on December 14, 2015

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