Countdown App Free is a free Christmas iPad app with notification center widget for iOS 8 powered iOS devices. Using the widget, you can access, edit, and manage your countdown with ease. It also helps you to view the countdown no matter which app you are using like gaming or playing a video.
Apart from just Christmas countdown, you can also use this app to set custom countdown for any event. The app lets you choose the background image for the event and choose the time interval at which you want to get reminded. You can view all the countdowns as a slideshow in the app as well as from the notification center widget.
Note: The app lets you add 2 countdowns in the free version while you can increase the limit to 4 countdowns by leaving a rating about the app on the iTunes App Store.
Using this Free Christmas Countdown iPad App with Notification Center Widget:
When you will launch the app, you will see an active countdown on the screen with event title as Add A New Countdown. To add a new event, you have to tap anywhere on the screen to get the menu bar at top which is shown in the screenshot below.
Tap on the + icon to go to the event editing interface. Here you have to enter the details of the event like title, date, and notification alert type. The app also lets you choose the background image for the event which you can either upload from iPad library or choose from default ones.
On adding the event, it becomes visible on app’s screen just like shown in the above screenshot. If you want to view the countdown in the notification center, then you have to enable the countdown widget. When it is enabled, you will see the widget in the notification center as shown in the screenshot below.
You can use this app to add multiple events and you have to swipe on the screen left/right to switch between events. Besides, you can also share countdown with others using the share option.
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Countdown App Free is a good iPad Christmas countdown app. I liked this app mainly because of the availability of notification center widget which lets me view all added countdowns with just one swipe. Do give it a try, you will like it.