Taking this simple idea to the digital space is easy to do. Last time I gave you the 5 Best Websites With Awesome Christmas Wallpaper For Your Desktop. Well, if you are in the mood to deck out your computer screen with Christmas paraphernalia, why not do something cool on your iPhone? I’ve got you covered. In this article, I’ll show you the best apps available for the iPhone that offer a great selection of Christmas wallpaper.
If there really is a headquarters for Christmas wallpaper on the iPhone, that’s probably a good place for us to start. This app has a nice selection of high quality Christmas wallpapers and it’s very easy to navigate. Just swipe, zoom, and pinch the screen to get around and view fast-loading wallpapers.
Once you come across one you like, just select it and save it to your phone. You can also add wallpapers to contacts and share them. You can display wallpapers by popular, recent, and random too.
The New Year & Christmas Wallpapers app offers up a unique collection of high definition wallpapers, all of which are created by modern artists exclusively for the app. All wallpapers are unique and drawn by hand (not photoshopped!), which should make for some interesting background art for your phone.
According to the app’s download page, all wallpapers are up to 1024×768 high quality JPG and support all iOS device: iPhone 4, iPad, iPhone 3G/3GS and iPod touch. No internet connection required.
The images saved through this app are stored in your Photos. To add a downloaded wallpaper as your background just open the Settings app and select “Wallpaper”, or use the Photos app.
Beautiful Christmas Wallpapers for iPhone is another app that offers a great arrangement of attractive Christmas wallpapers. This app also works on other iDevices like the iPod Touch and iPad and looks great with Retina Display. Images are fast-loading and self-contained, meaning they are always available for viewing.
Swipe through the collection of images to explore them easily and zoom in on ones you like. You can choose your favorites and save them and also add to contact.
Christmas Wallpapers Lite is another great app for you to check out. While it offers a different selection of images from the apps above, it has all of the same great features, like self-contained, fast-loading photos, easy navigation and zooming, ability to save images and select favorites, arrangement by popular, recent, and random, and add to contact/sharing features.
I think you’ll really like this Christmas wallpaper app. It has over 1,500 of the best quality Retina HD backgrounds you can find, and it features over 450 glow effects, including “special Christmas glow effects”.
Backgrounds are in 10 categories, including Tree, Santa, Light, Decoration, Quotes, Snow, Winter, Festival, etc. Retina HD Christmas images are in 640×960 format and can be viewed via a full-screen slideshow. The user interface is easy to navigate as well, and you can even upload your own wallpapers to be seen by millions of users.
[Bonus] 50,000+ Christmas Wallpaper FREE
Since I’m in the giving mood (it is Christmas after all), here’s a bonus app for you. If for some reason you couldn’t find that shiny new wallpaper you were looking for with the other apps I’ve provided, you shouldn’t have a problem finding one amongst over 50,000 more wallpapers!
This wallpaper app provides high quality wallpapers with photo effect functionality. And there are lots of different categories for you to pick from.
There are actually a lot of Christmas wallpaper apps in the app store, but I assure you these are the best. Keep in mind that these apps also work on the iPod Touch (if you don’t have an iPhone) and a few of them work on the iPad, although there are apps tailored specifically for the iPad that I recommend you check out.
Which Christmas wallpaper app do you like the best?