Mobile phones have become essential things we can’t live without anymore. We view the home screen of our phones dozens of times throughout the day so why not try to personalize it?
There are lots of cool customization apps for Android and iOS that can help you make your lock screen cool and aesthetic. These apps empower you to switch icons of your apps, the shortcuts of the widgets, and much more. Some apps even have full-on themes that will style your whole phone.
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Here’s the list of 7 best apps in that category you should try. Have a look!
Walli – 4K, HD Wallpapers & Backgrounds
Let’s start with an app called Walli. This is an app that can help you to personalize the home screen of your mobile.
What this app does is it gives you access to a massive wallpaper compilation. And when we say massive we fully mean it — there are thousands of options available and the compilation is constantly updating. Therewith, all the wallpapers are sorted into categories by themes so it’s convenient to death for something specific.
Beyond that, all wallpapers have tags and you can use the searching engine to find the ones you need. In case you’re not sure what you want you can view the most popular wallpapers for now. Another cool thing that worth mentioning is the wallpaper playlist tool.
Due to this, you need to pick several wallpapers, and they will take turns automatically. You can even pick the crossings. All the wallpapers are unique and have a high quality so no worries about that.
Plus, you can set the wallpaper right for the app and it will even tell you the size that fits your device the best. You can also add some pics at your faves to download it later. Besides, the app rewards all the artists whose works are being used as the main pic.
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ZEDGE™ Wallpapers & Ringtones
ZEDGE is another app that can help you bring individuality to the look of your mobile.
Along with the previous app, this one also has a large compilation of HQ pics you can set as your main pics. Therewith, the app has a great sorting system and all the pics are split into categories by their themes. The app covers everything — from a sport and nature to art and animals.
Furthermore, the app has both full HD and 4K wallpapers so you can be sure your lock screen will look as stunning as possible. You can also personalize the wallpapers with stickers and filters to make it look more unique. There’s even an auto-selection tool that will switch your wallpaper every once in a while randomly.
On top of that, the app has a whole category of live wallpapers that looks like a piece of a movie or a video. Besides, the app also covers ringtones you can load and set as your own. And just like it is with wallpapers all the ringtones are categorized by genres. There are full-length call ringtone, alarm and notifications sound as well. There are some ads in the app but you can remove it with a one-time fee.
Widgetsmith is a customization app that can entirely change the look of our lock screen. The main goal of this app is to make your phone incredibly aesthetic. Due to this, the app empowers you to change every single thing on your home screen — from app’s icons to widgets.
Therewith, you can pick the size of the widgets and it’s the color scheme. Here are the widgets you can change with the help of this app — weather, time, date, health, and more. Plus, you can pick the place for all the widgets and even make schedules for them to move around.
For instance, you can make a board that will translate weather widget in the morning, organizer as you work, and whatever else in the evenings. As for the app’s icons, you can weather select in-app options or load your own pic. You can even regulate how sharp or round the corners of the icon will be.
It needs to be said, the interface of the app is not that impressive but don’t rush to judge by it. The app also has its own widgets you can put on your lock screen. You can even integrate the app with your activity trackers to set its work as well.
KWGT Kustom Widget Maker
KWGT is a widget maker app that can make your lick screen stand out.
This app offers you multiple unique widgets you won’t meet in any other service. Thereby, you can even make your own custom widgets to make sure nobody has the same ones. Here are the utilities you can transform with this app — map, weather, clock, music players, astronomy, and even the battery badge.
It needs to be said, the app literally has thousands of widgets and even more customizable options so you won’t struggle with the lack of choice. Plus, you can set the sharpness of the widgets, it’s color, and the shadows. It’s also possible to add some stickers and effects to the widgets.
Besides, you can load your own images to use as icons for the widgets. The text and the fonts can be regulated as well. Plus, there are various animation options you can try. For instance, you can make your weather widget rain or snow along with the weather. Therewith, the app doesn’t waste your battery too much which is great. The app ruins on subscription packs and there’s an outstanding one for removing the ads.
The shortcut is an app that emperor you to transform the look of an icon on your iPhone’s screen.
The app is very user-friendly — you just need to create a shortcut for any app you have on your mobile. Next, you can attach the shortcut to the app with a few taps. Plus, the app also empowers you to make thematic libraries for the apps. The libraries don’t look like your usual folds and you can make a shortcut for them as well.
Besides, the app covers multiple apps and utilities — from climate and clock to maps, music, and the cam roll. You can also integrate it with Siri and switch the icons using just voice commands. Moreover, the app has it”s own commands that can be very useful.
For instance, you can find out the exact time it will take to go from one point to another and make widgets with all your latest actions. It needs to b said, the app comes as preinstalled on all the iPhones and iPad but if you don’t have it for any reason, you can get it by following the link below.
Beautiful Widgets Free
As you can guess by the title, Beautiful Widgets Free is an app that can personalize the look of your lock screen.
The main aim of this app is to let you express yourself through the look of your phone. Due to this, the app has a compilation of stunning widgets and themes you can try. It basically empowers you to switch every little detail you have on your mobile.
The app has a huge variety of widgets — from clock to notes and you can customize all of them individually. Therewith, each widget has a couple of options you can try. For example, there’re clocks that look like alarm, some retro ones, round ones, and more. Plus, you can set the size of all the widgets.
As for the themes, there are more than 2000 themes that change your whole lock screen in one style. You can also set animation for most widgets. Besides, the app doesn’t consume much of your phone’s battery power which is always great.
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UCCW – Ultimate custom widget
And lastly, UCCW is an app that grants you to personalize your lock screen in all the details.
This app is basically a widget constructor that empowers you to come up with unique looking widgets that nobody else will have. Therewith, you can use widget options made by other users and share your own ones with mates. You can also load multiple skins you’ve found on the internet.
Besides, you can set the sizes of the widgets and all elements on it. You can even use your own pics as covers. Plus, you can set commands for all the utilities you have. Although the app runs in the background of your phone, it doesn’t consume too much of your phone’s battery power.
It’s also possible to make frames and add multiple widgets to it. These widgets automatically switch from time to time. The app also has a massive compilation of fonts and all of them are free. Furthermore, the app has no ads and sub packs.