We bring you 16 web pages to download free, high-quality mobile wallpapers for all tastes. If you are bored with the backgrounds that come with your mobile, visit one of these pages and you will surely find one that you like.
In our list, you will find pages that have more than a million backgrounds, so there is no shortage of minimalist backgrounds, with all imaginable designs and themes. Best of all, you don’t need to install any app to use these backgrounds.
In Xataka Android we have made a huge collection of mobile wallpapers, classified by categories and with more than 3,000 funds to choose from. All of them are of great quality and you can easily download them from a shared folder in Google Drive.
Androidwalls has a large collection of the most varied wallpapers, from minimalist backgrounds to food, architecture, cars… Today they have more than 2,000 wallpapers ready to download.
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From the same creators as Androidwalls, we have iPhonewalls, with a different selection of backgrounds and with an aspect ratio more typical of a classic iPhone (less elongated). Therefore, they adapt better to iPhone 4 to iPhone 6S and today they have more than 5,000 funds ready to download.
Another website specializing in mobile wallpapers is Mobileswall, with more than 5,000 backgrounds ready to download and categorized. Some backgrounds are a bit outdated, but there are still some very good backgrounds on the list for all tastes.
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Zedge is one of the heavyweights in Android mobile customization, with an application from which you can download ringtones and wallpapers. Without installing anything, you can download their backgrounds for free from their website, being able to search by name, although unfortunately they are not categorized.
Unsplash is a popular website from which you can download high-quality, royalty-free photos. In its category of wallpapers, you will find more than 4,500 high-quality photos to use as backgrounds on your mobile.
Pexels is another website from which you can download ready-made photos to use in your projects. Like Unsplash, they have a category with wallpapers with some backgrounds, though you can always use search to find other photos that interest you.
Gratisography is another website from which you can download royalty-free photos to use in your projects. The difference with the previous pages is that the photos are out of the traditional on many occasions. It will be useful to you therefore if you are looking for a unique wallpaper.
Deviantart is a veteran international community of artists who share their creations of all kinds, including possible wallpapers. You will find them in the huge catch-all that is the wallpaper category, with creations of all kinds.
If Deviantart is dominated by complex wallpapers, in Simple Desktops you’ll find the opposite: minimalist wallpapers with simple designs that won’t distract you much from the mobile icons.
Desktop Nexus is a web page specialized in wallpapers for PC, although nothing prevents you from using them on your mobile. They have one of the largest collections of wallpapers, with 1.6 million funds rigorously classified.
If you have a preference for wallpapers that are based on photographs, this page may interest you. It doesn’t have as large a collection as the rest of the alternatives, but it does have enough to give a realistic and personal touch to your screen. It has resolutions for both computers and mobile phones and tablets.
A page that has wallpapers of all kinds, from 8K screens to mobile phones. All the funds are perfectly cataloged in different sections so that you do not have problems when finding one of the themes or characteristics that you are looking for.
Exclusive to Android, Live Wallpapers is a selection of animated backgrounds. As they are special backgrounds, you cannot download them directly, but you will find a link to download each application with the animated background from Google Play.
Picky Wallpapers has a vast collection of wallpapers. But apart from this, it also has different categories for various devices. On its page, you will find funds for different mobile phones of various brands and even screensavers for Amazon Kindles.
Mobile wallpapers are generally vertical, but Wallpapers Wide offers you just the opposite: landscape wallpapers. You can use them on tablets, if you use the mobile in landscape rather than vertical, on the PC, or wherever you want.
Wallpapers Home is another website specializing in wallpapers. You’ll find everything, with categories for abstract backgrounds, animals, movies… An interesting category is that of OS (operating systems) that collects the official backgrounds for Windows, Mac, Android phones, and the like.
In Wallhaven you will find a huge number of wallpapers ( more than 700,000 today). There is a bit of everything, although you will find much more fan art and anime than on other similar pages
A page that has several tens of thousands of wallpapers, arranged in two different ways. On the one hand, on the left you have a column with the themes, and on the right another with the resolutions. In the resolution area, you can distinguish a section for mobile phones, with multiple resolutions for various Androids or other more specific ones for iPhones.
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A page with a simple design, but a wide variety of images. It focuses mainly on backgrounds for computers, but it also has a small selection of backgrounds for mobile phones, among which you may find some that you may have missed on other websites.
Finally, you can take advantage of collective intelligence by checking out the wallpapers shared by Reddit users in the /r/wallpapers subreddit. I recommend, yes, that you switch to card view mode so you don’t have to open them one by one. The selection is diverse.
Sharlene Meriel is an avid gamer with a knack for technology. He has been writing about the latest technologies for the past 5 years. His contribution in technology journalism has been noteworthy. He is also a day trader with interest in the Forex market.