Live wallpapers are awesome, aren't they? It's like your static, inanimate home screen suddenly comes to life, graced by the works of digital art created by a handful of developers. However, a huge fraction of all good live wallpapers come at a cost, and most people aren't willing to pay for something that just adds some extra bling to their Android smartphone or tablet's interface.
But if you dig deep enough, you'll manage to find some great live wallpapers available for free. Or you can just let us do the searching for you and share the best free live wallpapers with you in today's pick. So here they are - a selection of 10 live wallpapers you can download for free. And in case you've missed it, make sure you check our previous selection of free live wallpapers
Free live wallpapers
Free live wallpapers
This nature-inspired live wallpaper takes you and your smartphone's home screen down to the sea bed, where it's calm and quiet. The sun's rays refracted by the water's movement create delicate patterns on the sea bed.
Another live wallpaper inspired by mother Nature surrounds you with bamboo stems gently bending back and forth. Additional customization features are available in its paid version.
And now it's time to soar up above the clouds with this pretty live wallpaper! For users running Android 4.2, it can be used in Daydream mode as well.
Celtic Garden is another relaxing, calm live wallpaper with beautiful, three-dimensional graphics. Additional effects are available in its full version.
This abstract live wallpaper turns your home screen into a kaleidoscope that reacts to every touch.
And here's a minimalist live wallpaper displaying colorful tiles that react to the touch. The user can adjust their size as well as the color scheme.
The Liquid Cloud wallpaper can hypnotize with its blending colors and pulsating waves, sparked by the touch of your fingertips.
Groundbreaking? No. Geeky? Definitely! This live wallpaper displays an array of circuit board paths surrounded by glowing particles.
This space-themed live wallpaper puts a swirling galaxy on your home screen. However, although there is no charge for downloading the software, there are advertisements being displayed in the live wallpaper settings menu.
Last but not least, there's a live wallpaper inspired by the glittery back on the Google Nexus 4 smartphone. As the previous live wallpaper, it also displays ads in the live wallpaper settings menu.