Best Custom Wallpaper Apps

Custom wallpaper apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to personalize their smartphone's wallpaper. Types include wallpaper aggregator, themed, and live custom wallpaper apps. Custom wallpaper apps are great for all kinds of users looking to add their own touch to their smartphone.

Last updated 03-30-2017

Analog Clock Live Wallpaper-7
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Analog Clock Live Wallpaper-7

Android

Seller: Style-7

25 2.5

Need a good way to tell the time? This app sets a live wallpaper of an analog clock as your background, perfect for when you need to know. Watch as its hands tick by like a real clock, and just peek at your background when you need to check the time!

▲ Change your plain, non-animated wallpaper into a fully animated analog clock!

▲ Adjust your clock’s appearance by tapping on “Settings” to change its color and size!

▲ To apply the new wallpaper, tap on the app icon and then select the analog clock.

For this one clock, there are a lot of options to change its standard appearance. You can select secondary and primary colors to make sure it is pleasing to your eye, and you can set the size to adjust how big it will appear on your wallpaper!

There are numerous ways to customize your clock and you will never need to wonder about the time again because it will always be right there, waiting for you. All you have to do is glance at your phone and wherever you are, you will be able to see your live wallpaper displaying the time!

Android
Analog Clock Live Wallpaper-7

Analog Clock Live Wallpaper-7

Free

Backgrounds HD (Wallpapers)
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Backgrounds HD (Wallpapers)

Android
iOS

Seller: OGQ

30 3

Choosing the right image as your wallpaper can be tough. There are so many to choose from, and they might not be the right size. What if there was an app that could collect certain images for you and re-size them for your device? This wallpaper app offers the complete experience in customizing your mobile device's backdrop.

Select wallpapers by category or by searching for something specific. There are dozens of themes for you to browse through. Selecting a new look is as easy as tapping it and setting it as your wallpaper!

▲ When you tap on the "set as wallpaper" button, the app will download the image, resize it, and make it your phone's background.

▲ If you want to find something more specific, just type it in the search bar.

▲There are wallpapers sorted by popularity and time; you can browse through them by dragging.

Getting a beautiful wallpaper for your phone has never been easier. You will be downloading and setting up lavish backgrounds in no time. It is so easy to search for and set up a new backdrop using this app: all the hard and time-consuming parts are done for you

Do you want dazzling HD wallpapers for your tablet or phone? Have you ever struggled finding that one perfect background? The search is over — if you are on the lookout for some great mobile wallpapers, start embellishing your phone with an exquisite background thanks to this app.

Android
Backgrounds HD (Wallpapers)

Backgrounds HD (Wallpapers)

Free

iOS
Wallpapers & Backgrounds HD - Cool Retina Wallpapers Free for your Screens

Wallpapers & Backgrounds HD - Cool Retina Wallpapers Free for your Screens

Free

3D My Name Live Wallpaper
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3D My Name Live Wallpaper

Android

Seller: My Name Cube Apps

30 3

Make your device cooler with a live 3D wallpaper. Just type your name, or whatever word you want, and watch the app transform it into an amazing floating image. Choose from original font styles such as flame and metal to begin creating your epic letters.

You can even change the speed of how the 3D cube rotates, from 1 to 100 spins per second. This is a 3D live wallpaper for people who are simply amazed by such mobile tech wonders.

▲ Write your name, or any words of your choosing!

▲ Customize your 3D wallpaper, including its speed and intractability.

▲ Choose from seven unique and original fonts.

Having a 3D live wallpaper will put to shame those boring 2D ones. Type words or your name, and turn it into a rotating 3D cube. If you want to change the name or word, you can easily do so by clicking the edit button. Watch it rotate, or tap and drag it around. Are you getting bored with those common, boring common wallpapers? Maybe it is time to liven up your mobile device and add some unique customization!

Android
3D My Name Live Wallpaper

3D My Name Live Wallpaper

Free

Northern Lights FREE (Aurora)
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Northern Lights FREE (Aurora)

Android

Seller: Lucent Visions

25 2.5

Are you fascinated with the combined beauty and mystique that the Northern Lights cast? Here’s a live mobile wallpaper that brings users that same beauty to their devices. Simply launch the tool and set it as your home or lock screen wallpaper. Unlike the typical graphic displays custom themes have, this one’s rather alive.

It features twinkling stars and visible meteors that lights up the skies every now and then. More importantly, it produces the life-like simulation of the actual Aurora Borealis seen in the Arctic and Antarctic regions. Turn on your phone with its magical glow!

▲After installing the app, go to Setting and select the Wallpaper.

▲Apply the live Aurora wallpaper with just a tap.

See magic happen every time you open your device. Treat yourself to the beautiful and unique patterns that the Aurora casts. Get rid of the monotone on your screen with this dynamic, live wallpaper.

Mobile users who love fantasy and nature will find this accessory a lovely treat. Apply this tool on your screen display to see how the typical static widgets appear livelier and clearer. If you’re planning to visit the Arctic soon, seeing this display can help add up to the excitement! Have a taste of what the Northern Lights has to offer all day long!

Android
Northern Lights FREE (Aurora)

Northern Lights FREE (Aurora)

Free

Water Pool Live Wallpaper
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Water Pool Live Wallpaper

Android

Seller: Linpus Technologies, Inc.

25 2.5

Whether you have read about it, or have seen a real one yourself, a koi pond can truly symbolizes tranquility. They been used to create a calm atmosphere both in homes and at office buildings. Now, you can take this chance to use your device to create a similar, effect that is always with you!

This live water pond wallpaper gives you all of the functions necessary to set up your virtual fish pond. You can control the number of fish, the species, and even if you want falling leaves to softly land on the water's surface. When you are done, tap the screen or give it a gentle shake to create waves and ripples!

▲ Before you activate the wallpaper, take your time configuring the finer details!

▲ What kind of fish do you want to see swimming around? How big and how many?

▲ How would you like the water to behave each time you touch your phone?

Switch between a stone background, or one with soil for a little more customization. When you take your time picking the best fish, then you can create a relaxing, calming, beautiful pond!

Playing with water might also help you calm down during stressful days, so turn your device into a fishpond today!

Android
Water Pool Live Wallpaper

Water Pool Live Wallpaper

Free

Ghost Photo Maker
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Ghost Photo Maker

Android

Seller: Dexati

30 3

Do you find supernatural themes appealing? Here’s a tool that makes it possible for users to tweak personal images by adding a touch of ghostly appearance. Explore “Scary Frames” and have your own image surrounded by horror motifs featuring vampires and full moons.

Set a scary wallpaper for your home screen or create personalized ghost stickers. With this simple photo maker, one need not to wait for Halloween to see themselves in their favorite character outfit. Create scary images using stock photos on mobile and see how well you can combine different images!

▲Choose a preferred frame as a background.

▲Create stickers by simply dragging images of ghosts to a photo of your choice.

▲Select a specific ghost design and set it as your wallpaper, complete with animation.

Make a personal picture appear like there's a ghost in the background. Cut an image from the rest, trim its edges for a finer look and paste them as backgrounds. Those who miss the fun of wearing their favorite vampire or witch costumes last Halloween should use this as an alternative. Any personal photo will do.

Start experimenting on images and let your love for the supernatural shine. Merge pumpkins and zombies to bring out a Halloween look for an image. Take a shot and get ready to get that best paranormal look!

Android
Ghost Photo Maker

Ghost Photo Maker

Free

Christmas Live Wallpaper Free
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Christmas Live Wallpaper Free

Android

Seller: Jetblack Software

30 3

Are you excited for Christmas to come? Get this live countdown wallpaper to see how many days are left for the big day to arrive! There are lots of different Christmas tree designs you can choose to use too, and take with you on your digital device.

Select your favorite Christmas tree, and enjoy different animation effects, such as snow, sky lanterns, 3D fireworks, and more. Your screen can be filled with bright colors that sparkle, an atmosphere perfect for Christmas! Get ready and prepare for December 25th with illuminations, decorations, and a great way to express your anticipation for Christmas!

Android
Christmas Live Wallpaper Free

Christmas Live Wallpaper Free

Free

Indian Flag with Music Live WP
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Indian Flag with Music Live WP

Android

Seller: Super Kool Apps

30 3

Green, orange, and white are the colors of the Indian national flag, and those are the colors that could be flying proudly on your wallpaper! If you want animated wallpaper complete with flashy effects and sound, then this live wallpaper will be perfect for you!

Simply apply this wallpaper, then you are all set. The live wallpaper of the Indian flag waving on your phone can lift your spirits high, so enjoy your animated jets and cool sound effects!

▲ To use this wallpaper, just tap on set, then pick it out from your live wallpapers.

▲ Live, animated wallpapers that features the Indian flag, monuments, and jets!

▲ Sound effects will play (if you want them to) when planes fly across the screen.

Planes will fly across the screen while shooting out colored clouds of orange, white and green smoke. This is just one of the animated effects this live wallpaper features. An Indian monument is also majestically featured as your background. If the sound effects are bothering you, there is the option to switch them off.

Do you want to show off your national pride for the country of India? With a live wallpaper like this, you are sure to be standing tall as a proud individual of India!

Android
Indian Flag with Music Live WP

Indian Flag with Music Live WP

Free

Jellyfish Hola 3D Theme
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Jellyfish Hola 3D Theme

Android

Seller: Holaverse

25 2.5

Liven up your mobile device interface with jellyfish that gently cast 3D glow effects! This theme will add some invertebrate exquisiteness to your Hola launcher. It adds a touch of soft lighting to your phone, giving it an undersea glow.

This theme adds cool wallpapers, animations, and widgets! It is also very easy to install. From your Hola settings menu, just select this as your theme; it will then completely and quickly install itself.

▲To install this theme, select it from your app launcher settings for a quick change.

▲ Aquatic animations and fluid transitions will be applied to your interface.

There is a whole new ocean of themes to dive into. Consider this theme if you are searching for a calming underwater look. The jellyfish-like animations and deep sea backgrounds are a splash of refreshing originality!

Android
Jellyfish Hola 3D Theme

Jellyfish Hola 3D Theme

Free

Anime Girl Wallpaper HD
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Anime Girl Wallpaper HD

Android

Seller: SPHD Wallpaper Services αDep

25 2.5

Make your favorite female anime characters the main background of your phone’s screen. From moe witches to kuudere gunslingers and samurais, this wallpaper gallery has all of the types you could ever wish for. Browse through the thousands of available images and simply tap an image to select.

Feel free to adjust the screen focus for better orientation. Filter options according to the most viewed image to make the search faster. Let beauty and sass flood your home screen! Upload your favorite images from the anime or manga you follow, and personalize your device to make it all your own!

▲Simple click the left and right arrows to view more options. Browse through the latest releases or most viewed images.

▲ Tap a chosen image and adjust its focus by dragging. Maximize or minimize the design while keeping the HD quality of the design.

▲ Tap the wallpaper icon to activate the chosen image.

It's a wallpaper gallery that caters to different types of anime viewers. Fans of action and magic-themed shows will love the formidable Erza Scarlet of "Fairytale." Likewise, fans of the intellectual will see Shiro of "No Game no Life" a hot pick.

Add spice and color on your screen every day. Choose anime witches as wallpapers during Halloween season. Or, shift to school girls during the start of class. Share the love for anime to friends and let them choose their own!

Android
Anime Girl Wallpaper HD

Anime Girl Wallpaper HD

Free