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How To Change Galaxy S8+ Plus And Galaxy S8 Wallpaper/Lock screen

Upon the purchase of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus, the first thing that you will come in contact with is the lock screen and you may want always to personalize it. The display on the screen may not be pleasant to you and you can be prompted to change to look exceptional from the other owners of the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus Smartphone. There are a number of ways that you can use to change the home screen of the Galaxy S8.

Another aspect that may lead to the changing of the home screen is when you want to add more icons on the home screen for convenience and also for the purpose of saving your time from going through a long process of finding widgets. It is also possible to change the Galaxy S8 Lock screen wallpaper and image to what you like or suit your preference. It is important to distinguish between wallpaper customization and the Lock screen. Scroll to the settings and you will see the “Home screen” icon and while you are here you will be able to browse to find a list of various features that can be placed on the home screen of the Smartphone.

Some of the contents of the list will include the following and can always be changed, but first, you have to understand that the image on the lock screen can differ from that of the wallpaper if you want to.



Users can always change to images of their pets and even family members and also to the images of themselves. To change the wallpaper of the lock screen you have to tap anywhere on the home screen and you will see the next stage on the personalization mode.

  1. Select the wallpapers at the lower left and choose from the list of the pre-installed wallpapers.
  2. If you do not see any that fits your standards, then you have to go to the “Gallery” to choose from your photos or you can download some away from the phone.
  3. If you have an image in the gallery that you have chosen then you have to tap on the “Set as Wallpaper” button to set the image as the screen wallpaper.
  4. You can also get something better for the wallpaper by downloading it on the web and you can find apps like the Zedge, for quality wallpapers.


The process of changing the wallpaper on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus is the same as the procedure followed in the previous progressions of the Smartphone. To do this, you have to press on an empty space on the home screen and the edit mode will come up where you will be able to change the wallpaper, change home screen settings and may add some widgets. While on the wallpaper, you have to opt for the “Lock screen”. The Galaxy S8 has inbuilt wallpapers that you can choose from nevertheless, you are at liberty to pick any image from your phone and use it as a wallpaper and after tapping on the button for the wallpaper.

In the Google play store, you can find the best apps for the live wallpapers and this will amaze you just like other users. One of the apps that have been used by a good number of users of the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus is the Zedge app that has already been mentioned. You will get the best screen wallpapers for your device.



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