Support

Recently, we’ve received a lot of questions and complaints from our visitors regarding their smartphones and live wallpapers support. In the meantime, we’ve done our own research and now we are providing you with the list of supporting and non-supporting smartphones. Here’s the list of “complicated” models too. This article is the resource for all the people who don’t know if their smartphones support live wallpapers or not. We will try to keep it up-to-date.

Supporting smartphones

First condition to run live wallpapers is to have a smartphone based on Android platform, version 2.1 (Eclair) or above. Even that doesn’t mean you will be able to run live wallpapers. Here is the list of smartphones currently supporting live wallpapers:

Notice: Even if you find your device on this list, it does NOT mean that it will support every single wallpaper! Live wallpapers, like any other Android apps, can have hardware, version, country or any other limitations.

Acer

Liquid e

HTC

Aria
Droid Incredible
Desire
Desire HD
G2
Legend
myTouch 3G Slide
Nexus One
ThunderBolt

Huawei

Ascend

LG

Ally
Optimus M / MS690
Optimus S / LS670

Motorola

ATRIX 4G
Charm
Droid 2, Milestone 2
Droid X

Samsung

Captivate
Epic 4G
Fascinate
Galaxy 5 I5500
Galaxy Fit
Galaxy Mini
Galaxy S
Galaxy S II
Replenish
Vibrant

Sony Ericsson

Xperia Arc

Non-supporting smartphones

Some smartphones don’t support live wallpapers though they are based on Android 2.1 or above. Here is the list of these smartphones. This list doesn’t contain models based on an older versions of Android. If your model doesn’t support live wallpapers, you’ll not be able to find any of them on the market. Also, if your smartphone isn’t on this list and should be, please leave us a comment and we will add it in our next update.

HTC

G1
Droid Eris
myTouch 3G
Wildfire

Samsung

Galaxy 3 I5800
Galaxy Spica
Moment
Transform

It’s complicated

After extensive research, we realized that the question of live wallpaper support is not that easy at all. For android smartphones listed below, we can’t say for sure if they support live wallpapers or not, do you need to upgrade Android version or to root your phone first. If you have experience with some of these models, follow its link and join the discussion.

HTC

Dream
EVO 4G
EVO Shift 4G
Hero

LG

Optimus GT540
Optimus One
Optimus T

Motorola

Droid, Milestone
BACKFLIP
CLIQ
FLIPOUT
SPICE XT300

Samsung

I5510
Intercept

Sony Ericsson

Xperia X10
Xperia X10 mini
Xperia X8