Can I change the wallpaper on my Samsung Galaxy S® III?

Choose what you see on the Home screen (behind your shortcuts and widgets) and what you see on your device's lock screen.

  • Changing the Wallpaper

    Follow the steps below to change your device wallpaper.

    1. From the Home screen, touch Menu  > Set wallpaper.
    2. Select Home screen, Lock screen, or Home and lock screens, and choose:
      • Gallery: Select a wallpaper from photos you have taken with your camera or uploaded to your device.
      • Live wallpapers: Select an animated wallpaper. Not available if Lock screen is selected.
        Note: Using animated Live wallpapers can deplete your battery faster than image wallpapers.
      • Photos: Select a wallpaper from photos stored in Google™ Photos. Available only when Home screen is selected.
      • Wallpapers: Select from many still-life preloaded and downloaded wallpapers.
    3. Select a wallpaper, and touch Done or Set wallpaper.

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