10 great new Android live wallpapers

10 great new Android live wallpapers
Android was by no means the first mobile operating system, but up until this day it remains the one with richest customization options. Just think about the fact that Windows Phone has just gotten the option to use custom wallpapers, and Android has had not just any kind of wallpapers, but animated live wallpapers for years. Apple’s iOS also lacks this cool option.

But among thousands of live wallpapers, you’d find that many of them are not that good looking, and others plain lag. That’s why we picked the 10 best new Android live wallpapers that not only look good, but that also live up to a standard of fluid performance that won’t slow down your phone or tablet.

From the immersive fantasy world of castles and dragons (adapting to the time of day, by the way), to the depths of the oceans and deep space, our selection of 10 great Android live wallpaper will make your home screen look special. Check them all out right below.

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30 Comments

1. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Beauty of Android! :)

2. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

the lively UI of Android.

3. Finalflash

Posts: 4063; Member since: Jul 23, 2013

I want to see statistics of power usage by these live wallpapers though. I don't actually see that significant of a battery hit but they're literally like movies running in the background (interactive movies). Someone know of any objective tests of the type??

4. techspace

Posts: 1037; Member since: Sep 03, 2012

It would be great if they also give a rank to each of these live wallpapers depending upon their power consumption

5. AfterShock

Posts: 4146; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Grab a current drain app with a CPU so to measure. You can get an idea pretty quick if it's worth keeping it or not.

30. GeorgyB

Posts: 1; Member since: Nov 26, 2014

It's not only about battery killer, but also a lot about looks... common, what would be the point of a LWP if it doesn't look right? One of my favorite wallpapers by far for this winter is http: goo.gl/eVo0UB It take less than 1% of your battery, and it's just the cutest thing !

6. josephnero

Posts: 779; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

I love Sony 's livewallpaper the best.i use it on my Galaxy S4.it's even no root

7. Mxyzptlk unregistered

I think live wallpapers are gimmicky and overrat.

8. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Overrated*

11. Izoe

Posts: 149; Member since: Sep 02, 2010

That is until apple implements it right?

13. shuaibhere

Posts: 1986; Member since: Jul 07, 2012

Yeah...like the one in ios7 which hurts eyes literally....

15. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

iOS 7 parallax effect which causes vertigo, headaches or even nausea. Even one of PhoneArena.com writers Ray S. admitted that iOS 7 parallax effect is causing discomfort to him.

19. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Which can be turned off. Don't be ignorant.

21. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Live wallpapers also can be turned off. So don't be ignorant.

18. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Which can be turned off btw. Besides that's not live wallpaper.

10. maherk

Posts: 6770; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Just like widgets were gimmicky and now they won't?

24. RandomUsername

Posts: 808; Member since: Oct 29, 2013

Have you tried Muzei?

26. AntiFanBoyz unregistered

You seriously make coming here less fun.

9. maherk

Posts: 6770; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

The jellyfish is ripped off from the S3, except for the colors option.

12. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

The Asteroids Pack wallpaper is actually $1.95 and not free...

14. mokhtar

Posts: 405; Member since: Jan 06, 2014

No thank u. I love the wallpapers in my z2

16. josephnero

Posts: 779; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

I love PS wallpapers too

17. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

My only complain with live wallpapers is that they are written in apk, I wish they Google could use different formats for widgets, apps, themes, live wallpapers, etc.

20. redbaronk12

Posts: 99; Member since: Dec 14, 2013

Xperia. Simple but smooth as silk and gorgeous.

22. axllebeer

Posts: 271; Member since: Apr 05, 2011

Asteroids Pack - Free, is not free.

23. Slammer

Posts: 1515; Member since: Jun 03, 2010

Nothing compares to having a still shot of my grandkids as a screen saver. However, a live wallpaper of someone pissing on an iphone could come close. John B.

25. wax33

Posts: 45; Member since: Apr 06, 2014

Sorry, nothing beats a 100% black static background for me.

27. aventureiro101

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 26, 2014

The best thing would be getting a Live Wallpaper app that has more than 1 wallpaper. Any app that has that?

28. farhan00x2

Posts: 2; Member since: Dec 04, 2014

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29. farhan00x2

Posts: 2; Member since: Dec 04, 2014

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