Windows 10 HD/4K Wallpaper and Desktop Backgrounds Download Guide

Windows 10 exactly brings Windows users a new way to search info online, surf on web, play games and enjoy movies, music as well as well-designed UI with vivid themes, concise icons and special effects. Even so, part of us may hunt for more nice elements, for example wallpapers or backgrounds to make Windows 10 desktop more elegant on basis of particular tastes. Where and how to garner Windows 10 wallpaper/backgrounds HD/4K online? Here’s answer for you..

Best Resolution for Windows 10 Wallpaper/Backgrounds

The most appropriate Windows 10 wallpaper/backgrounds should feature a resolution complying with monitors and devices you use.

• 4K desktop monitor: 3840×2160
• Full HD desktop monitor: 1920×1080
• Windows 10 Tablet: 1920×1080 for widescreen, 2160×1440 for Surface Pro 3
• Windows 10 for Phone: 1280×768 for general
• Windows 10 Laptop: 1366×768 for general

Where and How to Download HD/4K Windows 10 Wallpaper/Backgrounds

1. Download Windows 10 Wallpaper and Backgrounds Provided by Microsoft
In consideration of limitation of system-attached wallpapers/backgrounds for Windows 10, Microsoft provides a handful of wallpapers in popular genres (Natural Wonders, Games, Plants and Flowers and more) available users to download. Go to Windows official site and tap Downloads button on navigation bar to access Personalization Gallery sub-menu. There categories appear, Themes, Desktop backgrounds and Language packs. Tap Desktop backgrounds and wallpapers for Windows 10 are shown to you. Click Get it now under the wallpaper you want to download and right click it to save image or directly set it as desktop background.

Moreover, Windows blog, the best place to grab latest news of Windows 10, will share wallpapers and backgrounds for new released Windows 10 Technical Preview versions sometimes, which are often packed in .zip files needing you to extract images for setting as desktop backgrounds.

2. Dig Out Windows 10 Wallpaper and Backgrounds from Free Wallpaper Sites
Some like unique, full of art wallpapers, while some others prefer to set comic or funny images as desktop backgrounds for Windows 10. Free wallpaper sites seemingly give you more choices, for example Vladstudio, WallpaperStock, WallpaperWide, which not only collects huge number of wallpapers, but presents them in various resolutions (1920×1080, 2560×1440 etc.) perfectly fitting for HD/4K or widescreen monitors. To download wallpaper for Windows 10, you just need to click image you love with a selected size according to monitor resolution and right click to save it to your computer.

If you want to DIY Windows 10 wallpaper for your computer, phones, or tablets, please check:


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