Google Pixel 2’s live wallpapers have already grabbed the attention of users. They give a live 3D view of cloudy mountain, waves, and space view from the real Google Earth data. That’s very impressive! But what about the non-Pixel devices? And is it possible to get them on any Android Phone? Well, you can get Pixel 2 Live Wallpapers on any Android phone with simple methods.
Yes, that’s true! The XDA Developer members Pranav Pandey has extracted wallpapers from the Pixel system and let users activate and enjoy Pixel 2’s live wallpapers on any Android device through the app. Well, the app is still in beta release, so the bugs are possible. If you want to experience the Pixel feel on your phone, then here is the easy guide to install Pixel 2’s Live Wallpapers on any Android phone.
Note: make sure that your device is running Android 6.0 or later. Currently, it is available for arm64 devices only.
Step #1. First of all, Download and install Google Wallpaper app on your Android phone.
Step #2. Next, download and install Pixel 2/XL wallpaper APK for arm64 devices from the APK mirror.
Step #3. To set the Pixel 2 Live Wallpaper on your device; long press on the blank area on the screen → Select Wallpaper→ scroll or swipe to the end and select your favorite “Live Wallpaper” from the list.
Unfortunately, some devices may still have OpenGL issues (Mali GPU on Android 6.0) like missing shaders in Gooey and Your Whirled wallpapers. It can only be fixed by modifying shaders which is not possible yet.
Well, if do not have enough budgets to buy a new Pixel 2 or 2 XL and but wish to experience it, then you will find this post most helpful.
Are you ready get the Pixel feel on your current device? Which wallpaper you would like to apply on your screen- a walk in the clouds, calming coastline, or moon shot? Let us share your experience in the comments or on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.