Ultra Stopwatch & Timer is a free Windows 10 app which gives you a stopwatch with pause, resume, lap features and countdown timer with notification feature. The Windows 10 stopwatch app lets you set a timer for your tasks or even use a stopwatch when you are trying to finish up some task in record time. You can also use the stopwatch while exercising to record your lap time.
The app can be downloaded from the Windows 10 store or from the link given at the end of this article. After installing when you open the app for the first time, you will see an interface as shown in the below screenshot.
You will see two tabs on the app window, one for the stopwatch and one for the countdown timer. You can switch between any one you want to use.
Let’s try out the Windows 10 Stopwatch:
Just click on the start button to start the stopwatch. The clear button will clear any data in the stopwatch from a previous run and set the numbers back to zero.
In case you are using the stopwatch for exercising or while running, then you can also make use of the lap option. The lap button when pressed will record and show you the time elapsed so far below the buttons. This can then be taken as maximum time you took to complete a lap of running or time you took to complete a set of exercises.
You can again press the lap button when you complete another set of exercises or another lap of running. Then the two lap times can be compared to see how you are doing.
Let’s try out the Windows 10 Timer:
Switch to the timer tab to use it. Here you will see a interface as shown in the below screenshot. You can set the time for the timer to countdown. Select hours, minutes and seconds and click on the set button to lock in that time.
As soon as you press the start button the timer will start the countdown. You can look at the countdown timer to check how much time you have left with you to complete a task. You also have the option to pause the countdown timer or use the clear button to reset the timer back to zero.
Features of this Windows 10 Stopwatch & timer app:
- Stopwatch with pause, resume, lap features.
- Countdown timer with notifications.
- Pin timer to start screen
- Runs in the background.
Ultra Stopwatch and Timer is a good app when you need to keep or record time for your tasks. Stopwatch has a good feature of lap time which records how much time it takes you to complete a lap or set. You can also pin timer to your start screen to easily have a look at how much time you have to complete a task. Give it a try.
Check out Ultra stopwatch & timer for Windows 10 here.