The 5 Best Home Screen Customization & Widget Apps For iOS 14 (2020)

The latest version of Apple’s operating system released on September 16 has enabled iPhone users to customize their home screens with various types of iOS 14 widgets and started a new trend among them who want to create their own designs with fresh & eye catching looks.

After the release of iOS 14, Pinterest has set a new daily download record with nearly 800,000 new installs worldwide as users are actively searching for design ideas and top 20 home screen customization apps have reached 5.7 million in downloads & $400.000 in user spending, in just 4 days.

In today’s article, we’ll be introducing you the best ios 14 widget apps that will allow you to customize your home screen design with beautiful and functional widgets.

Let’s get started.

Color Widgets

Our first widget app for iOS 14 is Color Widgets by MM Apps, Inc. It was released on the App Store just a week ago (September 17) and is currently the #1 app in the Utilities category. 

Color Widgets offers hundreds of stylish iOS 14 home screen widgets that you can add to your screen in just seconds. There are many pre-made widgets available you can choose from and it also offers the ability to create your own design with various fonts, different colors and backgrounds. 

You can download and use Color Widgets for free. It also offers a premium subscription option which you can get for $3.99.

App StoreStore Link
App Rating4.7


Our second app that offers home screen widgets for iOS 14 is Widgetsmith by Cross Forward Consulting, LLC. It was released on the App Store on September 16 and it is currently the #1 Productivity app on the iOS market. 

Personally, the Widgetsmith app is my favorite one. It offers highly customizable iOS 14 widgets you can add to your home screen to preview date, weather conditions and even astronomy reports. It also supports Apple Health integration allowing you to view your physical  activity. 

What I love about this app is that it lets you schedule widgets however you want. For example, you can choose to show a weather widget in the morning and a calendar widget during your work hours. As well as aesthetic iOS 14 widgets, it also offers some useful tools including a timezone converter. 

You can access most of the features Widgetsmith offers for free. It also has a premium subscription option that you can get for $1.99 per month or $19.99 per year. 

App StoreStore Link
App Rating3.7

Motivation – Daily Quotes

Let’s move on to Motivation – Daily Quotes which was released in February this year and currently ranks No.1 in the Health & Fitness category on the App Store. It’s not a widget app but it lets you add highly encouraging and inspirational iOS 14 widgets on your home screen.

Do you need motivation to work harder? To study more? To say goodbye to depression or to boost your self confidence? This useful app might help you find what you’re looking for. 

”Positive reminders are one of the simplest and most powerful tools for mental growth.” says the Motivation app and it shows you daily quotes with very powerful messages during the day that can help you think more positively. 

It is free and also offers different premium options you can get if you’d like to remove ads, unlock all the categories and use more advanced features. 

App StoreStore Link
App Rating4.8

Photo Widget: Simple

Our next app to place the best iOS 14 widgets on your home screen is Photo Widgets, published on the App Store on September 16 by Hyoungbin Kook. Right now, it ranks No.2 in the Productivity category. 

Photo Widget is a very simple app you can download and use for free. It allows you to preview up to 30 photos on your home screen, in 3 sizes and 2 ratios. (1:1 / 2:1)

It supports English, Japanese and Korean.

App StoreStore Link
App Rating2.7

Steve – The Jumping Dinosaur

Our last app that offers home screen widgets for iOS 14 is Steve – The Jumping Dinosaur by Ivan De Cabo. It was first released in October 2017 and it is currently the No.1 Family app on the iOS Market.

You remember Steve – The Jumping Dinosaur from somewhere, don’t you? You can now play with him and his friends directly on your notification center or home screen, without having to open any app. 

You can download and play Steve – The Jumping Dinosaur for free. It offers various in-app purchase options you can get to boost your coins. 

App StoreStore Link
App Rating4.8

In today’s blog post, we talked about the best ios widget apps you can use to place aesthetically beautiful widgets on your iPhone screen. Leave a comment below and let us know which one you love the most. 

Got a widget app you want us to add to our list? Contact us. 

Written by Jordan Bevan


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