Mac App Store

Mac App Store is the simplest way to find and download apps for your Mac.

To download Mechanical Clock 3D from the Mac App Store, you need a Mac with OS X 10.6.6 or later. Learn More.

Mechanical Clock 3D

By 3Planesoft

Open the Mac App Store to buy and download apps.


Ever wondered how a clock works? Want to see all the "internals"? Get this magnificent, realistic animated wallpaper - Mechanical Clock 3D.

- compatible with OS X Yosemite
- high-quality 3D graphics and effects
- two color schemes
- showing current time
- screen saver mode
- chimes every hour and every half hour
- tick-tock sound
- multi-monitor support with monitor selection
- removing dock icon
- autostart at login
- doesn't prevent your computer from going to sleep


Checkout our other apps:
The Lost Watch 3D - The Net's most unusual 3D animated wallpaper.
Fireplace 3D - Real fireplace at your desktop.
Earth 3D - Turn your monitor into a realistic space shuttle window!
Dolphins 3D - Deep blue sea, beautiful dolphins, all on your screen.

Become a fan on Facebook:

Visit our website:

What's New in Version 1.3.0

Translations to German, French, Spanish, Italian and Russian.


Screenshot 1
Screenshot 2
Screenshot 3
Screenshot 4

Customer Reviews


This is absolutely freaking amazing!!! It looks so beautifully awesome. I will now be looking at your other applications and if the quality is just as good I will be purchasing much more. As a Microsoft person I am hoping that you also have this available for Windows, and if you do I will be telling everyone who is "Operating System Challenged” (i.e. Windows user LOL) where to find it. Their systems may crash of course and they will have to wade through DLL Hell to figure it out. LOL ROFL
Yes, we jab each other in fun constantly.
My co-workers/friends like to derisively call Apple users “Fan Boys”.
I tell them that they are right, I am a fan of Apple products, because they work so extremely well, are stable, and you know it will work every time you turn the power on. So, Heck yeah, if that is their definition of a “Fan Boy” then I am certainly that.
Maybe that is exactly why you have never heard the term “Fan Boy” being used in reference to Windows users. ;-)


After years of working with computers, I have been seeking ways to make my desktop feel more substantial and realistic rather than cold and flat. This is one awesome way to do it. I have two monitors, my main one is my 27" iMac, and the second an older squarish flat panel. I put this clock on the other panel, so I have it sitting next to me, and I get to see the clock a little more often since I use that space less. IT is indeed like hving a grandfather clock without taking up anymore space! And even better, I know that the time is actually correct.

I really like the options on the sound settings; it really allows me to customize it to what I want. I would keep it running even when I am not on the computer in screen saver mode, but because of my preference to reduce energy costs, my computer is set up to go into sleep mode right away. So I mostly enjoy its benefits as I am working.

My cat really likes it, too, and will sit watching it, as mesmerized as I am by the inner workings.
I wish there were more apps out there like this one for our desktops. But this one has managed to truly capture some authenticity. It might be nice to have options for other clock faces in the future.
Great app, and well worth the price. Thanks!

A Wonderful Item of Great Beauty:

I just love this app, warts and all. I love that I can have and hear the ticking of the second hand, Chimes on the hour and half hour, or not. I love looking at the inner workings of the clock. A wondrous thing to share with the grand children. I call it my Grandfather Clock. It is better that a real one. First it takes up no space, need no winding and or cleaning and, well, it is one of the things in life that just tickles me. I even enjoy that 4 O'clock is IIII instead of IV. It provides a place for the evil spirits to get out. I've gotten my moneys worth in just a day or two. The weeks after are all gravy… If you like clocks, then this is one app to have, and did I note that it will show up on dual monitors, or just one, or the other. A very nicely detailed and wondrous thing to have. Enjoy!

Mechanical Clock 3D
View in Mac App Store
  • $1.99
  • Category: Entertainment
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.3.0
  • Size: 18.0 MB
  • Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish
  • Seller:

Compatibility: OS X 10.6.6 or later

Customer Ratings

Current Version:
All Versions: