How to Customize the Lock Screen on iPhone

Apple has added more home screen and lock screen customization features for iPhone users in recent years. While everyone was waiting for the Always-on Display feature of the iOS 16 update, Apple surprised everyone with the release of the lock screen customization feature for iPhone users.

Yes, you heard it right. The charm of the new iOS 16 is the lock screen personalization feature. It allows users to add multiple lock screens, change color filters, add widgets and do more great things. Are you excited about this new lock screen customization feature? Without further ado, let’s go to the guide.

How to Customize Lock Screen in iOS 16 on iPhone

Remark: iOS 16 is available in beta form; the stable version will be released to the public in September.

How to Change Lock Screen Wallpapers on iPhone in iOS 16

  1. Unlock your iPhone and stay on the lock screen.
  2. Then long press anywhere on the lock screen.
  3. Tap the Blue + icon in the lower right corner.
  4. Tap Add New and select Wallpaper
  5. When you choose from the colored backgrounds, you are given the option to adjust color filters.
  6. When you choose an image background, you are given options to change filters by swiping.
  7. The same steps should be followed in the Background section of the Settings.

How to Add Widgets to Lock Screen in iOS 16 on iPhone

  1. Long press anywhere on the lock screen.
  2. Then tap Customize.
  3. Tap the + widgets box next to the Time.
  4. You can select Widgets to form the Add Widget section.
  5. Now tap X to close the widget panel.
  6. You’re done.

How to Adjust Lock Screen Clock on iPhone in iOS 16

  1. You can also change the date and time color on the iPhone’s lock screen with iOS 16.
  2. Long press anywhere on the lock screen.
  3. Tap Customize.
  4. Then tap Clock.
  5. Personalize font and color.
  6. Now tap Done.

How to Add Slideshow Lock Screen Wallpapers on iPhone in iOS 16

  1. Tap and hold on the lock screen.
  2. Tap the Blue + icon.
  3. Tap Add New Wallpaper.
  4. Select “Photo Shuffle” at the top.
  5. Select photos from the library.
  6. Then tap Add in the top right corner.
  7. Now the preview of the background images is displayed.
  8. You can tap to shuffle. You can also swipe to change the background filter.
  9. When you’re done with the Shuffle, tap Done.

How to Set Weather Lock Screen Wallpaper on iPhone in iOS 16

When you set the weather wallpaper on the lock screen of your iOS 16 iPhone, the live weather conditions will be displayed as the animation on the lock screen of the device. For example, if it is a rainy day, the weather wallpaper will start flowing on the lock screen.

  1. Tap and hold on the lock screen.
  2. Tap the Blue + icon.
  3. Tap Add New Wallpaper.
  4. Select Weather background.
  5. Tap Done.

Feedback

Here are the best things you can do on iPhone lock screen using the new iOS 16 update. There are many more things you can do and customize on your iPhone’s lock screen. if you have started exploring the new iOS 16 lock screen customization feature, don’t hesitate to share it with us in the comment box.

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