Who has time to browse their Google Photos account? The free cloud storage service tries to make it easier to browse your photos with its new Memories live wallpaper. The wallpaper is constantly running through your Google Photos, making it easy to experience the past every time you unlock your Android phone.
Spotted by XDA, the Memories live wallpaper alternates with random photos on your homescreen or lockscreen. But the feature is still pretty rudimentary: you can̵
To use Google Photos’ new live wallpaper feature, open the Android wallpaper chooser and go to Live Wallpapers. If you are using Google Photos version 5.22 or higher, you should see a background called Memories. Open it to preview or set Google Photos Memories as your live wallpaper. You may need to download the 5.22 update from APKMirror if it is not already available to you from the Play Store.
If you are one of the many people who are upset about the new Google Photos data limit, this live wallpaper feature can give you a reason to stay. It’s still a pretty primitive feature, but it could be a game changer if Google implements some checks and tweaks.
Source: Google Photos via XDA