Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge wallpapers leak early, download them here


Well folks, we're only a couple of weeks away from the official unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and, supposedly, the Galaxy S7 edge. And — naturally — information, pictures, and images that are further from rumorland and closer to what the actual thing is going to look like are leaking. So far, we have alleged photos of the back of the Galaxy S7 and the front of the Galaxy S7 edge, both of which look pretty real to us. Now, we have a selection of wallpapers, which will allegedly come pre-loaded on the handsets.

There are a total of 13 images and a few of them are in the same style as the blue wallpaper we've seen on various Galaxy S7 leaked and promotional images, so it's pretty easy to assume that these are the real thing. The ones that don't have twirly glowing shapes on them are in a Material Design-esque style, with rectangular shapes layered on top of each other, creating the feeling of depth by employing different color gradients and shadows.

We are unsure whether or not these are all the wallpapers we are going to get. They are not necessarily bad, but strike us as being a bit bland, and most of them are in blue, with only a couple being gray and another couple in gold. Looks like if one doesn't like cold colors, they would be pretty limited in choice as far as the stock wallpapers go. Thankfully, there's an abundance of great images on the Internet.

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30 Comments

1. Supraman21

Posts: 467; Member since: Jun 09, 2010

You would think that having such a vibrant screen that they would show it off with vivid wallpapers but they have this crap.

2. Clars123

Posts: 1079; Member since: Mar 16, 2015

I believe that's what the Touchwiz icons are for..besides y'all stock lovers just can't stop preaching about flat,material design

11. engineer-1701d unregistered

why is samsungs wallpapers always crap most amazing screens yet images that would work better on a less than 720p screen. ITS A GALAXY PHONE GIVE US SOME GALACTIC IMAGES. binary star system images something

17. skips

Posts: 489; Member since: Oct 04, 2015

you know theres such a thing called "google images" i know, im amazed that it exists too bonkers

29. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

or just get something from bing wallpaper.. or handpick some good wallpaper from deviant art (if you have lots of freetime)

31. bachir8k

Posts: 153; Member since: Feb 25, 2013

IMO i like to use solid dark colors wallpapers, to keep my screen clear and eye relaxant, but i also like some kind of gradient start dark and go a bit lighter, I wouldn't mind as well to include an abstract vector object to add more life as long it's using a color from the same color palette of the background. thus, i find these wallpapers very soft, relaxant, and alive. Anyway, Samsung is also producing more sophisticated wallpapers and themes such as iron-man, hulk and more, and as the other said, you can always find your taste online.

18. TyrionLannister unregistered

I can't believe people get angry over launcher, icons and wallpapers. It's not iOS folks. And even on iOS you can change wallpapers. Just download backdrops or tapdeck, if you're unhappy. Bright colorful wallpapers make it hard to see icons and widgets above it, especially a simple text based clock. Dark wallpapers increase contrast. It's a personal preference.

21. rd_nest

Posts: 1656; Member since: Jun 06, 2010

Wallpaper, it takes nothing to download a new one. And these are not offensive wallpapers, they are just 'plain'. Would definitely please those media persons and stock android lovers who like basic/bland stuffs.

3. GreenMan

Posts: 2698; Member since: Nov 09, 2015

(SIGH) Dark... Just like the dark age of Android from Android A to Android K... Such a shame that Uncle Sammy really know how to mess up, screw up & fatten up a perfectly fine piece of 'operating system'... Well, who am I to argue, eh?

5. xocomaox

Posts: 202; Member since: Dec 14, 2015

It's dark to give a better battery efficiency as the screens will be AMOLED.

13. engineer-1701d unregistered

lol your a man that likes to "smoke weed every day" (dre style)

4. Sriniva1995

Posts: 44; Member since: Nov 06, 2013

This looks s**t WTF is Samsung doing??

10. GreenMan

Posts: 2698; Member since: Nov 09, 2015

Sriniva1995: Samsung is digging its own grave, or so it seems... Samsung is all about Big, bulky, ugly, heavy & "expendy" when it comes to both hardware & software... Samsung will soon be sleeping with the fishes (i.e Nokia, Sony & Blackberry) if it decide to keep on with this arrogant behavior...

6. Busyboy

Posts: 738; Member since: Jan 07, 2015

Reminds me of the stock Xperia wallpapers.

30. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

ad more color gradient, and it will be xperia wallpaper

7. talon95

Posts: 1004; Member since: Jul 31, 2012

Yeah, flat is so boring, I miss 3D. Material design isn't just flat. It has layers built right into it for the purpose of shadows and dimensionality, so I don't know why we have this boring 2D graphics trend going on. Who started this lame style anyways?

8. skips

Posts: 489; Member since: Oct 04, 2015

lmaonade, look at these people complain over a STOCK WALLPAPER which they won't be using anyways. It's a goddamn wallpaper, an image - YA'LL DO REALIZE YOU CAN USE GOOGLE AND DOWNLOAD WHATEVER YOU DESIRE TO SEE ON YOUR GARBAGE HOMESCREEN. lord. want that vibrant toyish ass lookin rainbow garbage wallpaper GOOGLE IT THEN. want that light themed eye sore inducing cancer - GOOGLE IT. oh my god its not like you are stuck with the wallpapers provided on the device holy gee

15. GreenMan

Posts: 2698; Member since: Nov 09, 2015

@skips Fair enough, mate... But we aren't just complaining about those bloody wallpapers... These wallpapers are a hint about how the upcoming S7's UI will look like... By the look of these wallpapers; it seems like DOOMSDAY & ARMAGADON just had a baby, and its UGLY...!!! And kudos to you, if you recognize the above mentioned quote...!

22. skips

Posts: 489; Member since: Oct 04, 2015

stop "predicting" and crying like a little toddler until you have seen legit leaks from S7's UI or when the phone is ACTUALLY GOING TO BE ANNOUNCED WALLPAPERS MEAN NOTHING.

16. engineer-1701d unregistered

its not about not using it its about ads and public opinion, when you see a space image on apple its like wow beautiful like the flower on black screen, its just in ads then people change it later but its about showing off the image quality.

9. nebula

Posts: 1009; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

Most untasteful and boring wallpaper you can come across. There must be a reason why one would need vibrant and punchy amoled screen.

12. TyrionLannister unregistered

Am I the only one who loves dark abstract wallpapers?

14. skips

Posts: 489; Member since: Oct 04, 2015

nah. i also like stuff like this.

19. Clars123

Posts: 1079; Member since: Mar 16, 2015

Hilarious how some people are predicting doom for Samsung just from these wallpapers....I mean really?...and yeah abstract wallpapers are the best..that black one with a black S7 will look great

23. dbmcelroy

Posts: 44; Member since: Nov 10, 2015

I love the wallpaper from Tapet app.

24. yoosufmuneer

Posts: 1518; Member since: Feb 14, 2015

They took more of a subtle approach starting with the GS6.

25. phaneendra_92

Posts: 64; Member since: Oct 12, 2013

Its like sony xperia theme(blue).....

26. LikeMyself

Posts: 631; Member since: Sep 23, 2013

Blue is not good for Amoled. It has the shortest life span of the 3 basic colours!

27. oozz009

Posts: 520; Member since: Jun 22, 2015

This remind me of my old Xperia T I had a few years back. It had similar live wallpapers that looked like this one. Jeez, nice memories. I miss the design of that phone!! Darn, why Sony never brought it back!!!!!

28. megathaszrul89

Posts: 203; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

Yup, normally, colour themes for stock wallpapers means colour of the device also. Therefore, i can see that we have options of dark blue(bluish black?), gold, piano/satin black, or maybe electric blue? Idk, just maybe :)

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