best android wallpaper apps

Wallpapers give a unique look to our smartphone’s home screen. We use our phone for a hundred times every day, and the wallpaper is the first thing we lay our eyes on. Instead of searching images through the web and downloading them one by one, you can use the apps that are tailored for this purpose.

Wallpaper apps not only help you find wallpapers but can also determine the correct size of wallpapers needed for your device and can even update your screen daily with new wallpapers. Here, we have compiled a list of best free wallpaper apps for Android that can boost the looks of your device.

Note: This list isn’t in order of preference. Readers are advised to choose any app from this list that they find best.

Best Android Wallpaper App List 2018

1. Walli- HD Wallpapers & Backgrounds

Walli has a unique and cool collection of best Android wallpapers. The Walli team selects top artists from all over the world based on their work. Also, the graphic artists get rewarded as Walli shares a percentage of their earnings with those contributing artists.

The home interface of the app is divided into four sections: categories, recent, popular and featured. The featured section contains wallpapers recommended by the Walli team. Moreover, there is a wide variety of categories that you can browse for hours to find your desired wallpaper.  Each category is also subdivided into recent and popular sections. There is also an option to sign up for the app to remain synced across multiple devices.

2. Wallpapers

This is a wallpaper app for Android by Google LLC. It has a vast collection of wallpapers from Google+, Google Earth, and other sources. You can set separate wallpapers for home-screen and lock-screen from the app itself.

The wallpapers are divided into various categories like Landscapes, Seascapes, cityscapes, geometric shapes, etc. Moreover, there is a ‘daily wallpaper’ feature that can show you a new wallpaper each day from a selected category. The app is free to use.

3. Wallpapers and Backgrounds

Backgrounds HD is another best Android wallpaper app where you can find more than 80,000 high-quality wallpapers.  The app can accurately determine the wallpaper sizes of many devices. The home interface is sectioned into by new, rating and popular.

You can download a wallpaper to your device or set it as a wallpaper from within the app. Also, you are given the option to select portrait, landscape, and 4K mode for each wallpaper. There is a lot of categories of images to choose from. The app is ad-supported.

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4. Muzei Live Wallpaper

Muzei is a live wallpaper app that brings a new piece of famous art to your home screen every day. It can automatically rotate through your favorite images every few hours. The wallpaper can recede into the background by blurring and dimming the artwork so that your icons can remain in the spotlight.

You can also choose images from your gallery and other apps. It is entirely free and open source. It allows developers to bring content from all kinds of sources to the app. Also, it has Android Wear support.

5. Tapet

Tapet is a unique wallpaper app that can freshen up the look of your Android device and help you find the best Android wallpapers. It doesn’t download any wallpaper from the web but generates it in your device through algorithms. Also, you can configure the app to set a new wallpaper hourly or daily. The generated wallpapers will perfectly fit your smartphone’s screen. Moreover, there is Muzei support, history of applied and liked wallpapers, etc.

6. Backgrounds HD (Wallpapers)

Backgrounds HD is one of the best free wallpaper apps for Android that has over 100 million downloads. It covers an extensive collection of wallpapers with more than 30 different categories. Before setting the wallpapers, you can crop, filter and select various wallpaper modes. It can also set wallpapers from within the app.

There is a favorite tab where you can store your favorite images and a history tab to view the wallpapers that you applied earlier. By signing in to the app, you can upload your works. It is free and ad-supported.

7. Backdrops – Wallpapers

Backdrops is another impressive wallpaper app for Android where you can get hundreds of original wallpapers that are handcrafted by the Backdrops team. It has various categories like Abstract, Earth, Geometric, Pattern, Photography, Food, etc. You can favorite the images or even download them if you want. By signing in to the app, it allows you to sync your collection of favorites across multiple devices.

Moreover, every day the app showcases a newly created backdrop image under the option ‘Wall of the Day.’ The pro version of the app is ad-free and gives you access to more original designs. It is available as an in-app purchase.

8. Wallpapers HD & 4K Backgrounds

This Android wallpaper app has high-quality wallpapers with resolutions of 1920×1080, QHD, 4K, and UHD. There is a collection of 65 different categories. Also, the images are further sorted by date, rating, and popularity. The app is entirely customizable and allows you to set auto changing wallpapers at specified intervals. You can also search for pictures based on a particular color.

The app features the option for the best wallpaper of the day or the week. Moreover, you can download the images and save them in your SD-card. If you choose to create an account, you can favorite and rate the photos. Registered users can also submit their photographic works. It is free and ad-supported. You can enjoy the ad-free experience with a yearly subscription.

Did this list help you to find the best Android wallpaper app? Share your reviews in the comments below.

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