Get the Parallax 3D Effect on Your Android Now

One of the shiny new features of iOS 7 is called Parallax, which makes items on your screen pitch and tilt using the iPhone’s gyroscope. Just because it’s new to iOS doesn’t mean it’s an entirely new concept, though. In fact, the same thing has been available on Android for quite a while.

If you’ve got $1.60 to spare, head over to the Google Play store and download 3D Image Live Wallpaper. It’s completely configurable to let you choose an image, gyro sensitivity, pitch and roll, and image zoom. It utilizes all the factory-installed wallpapers, but if you have a favorite photo you’ve taken, you can use that too. Or, if you have an app like Zedge, you have thousands of them to choose from right at your fingertips.

Here’s a video of the parallax effect as part of the 3d Image Live Wallpaper app.

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