3 Awe­some 3D Wall­pa­per Apps for Android

Namrata Gogoi

Thanks to headways in the tech world, the smartphone display has undergone many changes. In just a few years, we have evolved from the HD screen to Quad HD (Google Pixel XL) and Ultra HD (Xperia Z5 Premium) screens. If you own one such a phone, it would be a shame not to utilize that incredible display, For starters, you can jazz it up with an awesome 3D wallpaper.

3 Awesome 3D Wallpaper Apps for Android

Today, we have assembled a list of 3 awesome 3D wallpaper apps for Android. And don’t get me wrong, these aren’t just made for the high-end phones. These wallpapers look equally stunning on every device. For one, the feature image is from the Xiaomi Mi Max 2.

1. 3D Parallax Background

With its stunning layered effects, myriad themes and battery efficiency techniques, 3D Parallax Background remains the de facto standard for 3D wallpapers. It contains up to 80 themes with new ones being added on a regular basis.


Plus, the app has its own slew of settings to customize the wallpapers. It comes with a wallpaper maker tool using which you can use to whip up awesome backgrounds, provided it meets the app’s standards.

2. 3D Wallpaper Parallax 2017

The next on our list is 3D Wallpaper Parallax 2017. It contains an array of beautiful wallpapers that overhauls the look of your home screen. The depth effect is quite stunning, thanks to quite a number of layers. The USP of this app is that you can easily select the number of layers.

The collection is huge, including a throng of Marvel and DC Superhero wallpapers, including Wonder Woman.


What’s more, you can set the wallpapers to rotate every few minutes from settings. An unusual but nifty feature is the wallpaper maker. It includes a number of backgrounds which you can use as layers.

If the built-in backgrounds don’t suffice, you can always import from your photo collection.

3. Asteroids 3D Live Wallpaper

We, as humans have a profound curiosity for Space. Whether it’s alien life or the deep thirst of knowledge for the extraterrestrial bodies, this curiosity doesn’t seem to end soon. Asteroids 3D Live Wallpaper helps in bringing the love for Space to your phone. It has an impressive collection of futuristic 3D live wallpapers, with asteroids zooming by the space stations, planets, etc.


It has its fair share of ads in between, so if you can manage past them you’d love their collection. What’s more, the speed and number of asteroids can be customized as per your liking.

Note: 3D wallpapers use gyroscope and accelerometer sensor to bring in the parallax effect, thus guzzling a tad more battery juice than usual.

Which One Will You Get?

Given the fact that changing wallpapers is one of the easiest and most frequently used customization options, you’ll easily find a horde of such apps in the Play Store. The above were our top choices, what’s yours? Do let us know through comments, will ya?

See Next: Should You Use Live Wallpapers on Your Phone?

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An engineer turned tech writer, Namrata used to write software codes before turning to a career in tech- writing. She is passionate about travelling, food and reading about cool new stuff. Apart from that, she holds a bachelor's degree in I.T. and hails from Guwahati.