Sponsored App Review: Fancy Balloon


Description: Live Wallpapers have been a staple on Android for a long time now and while there's a whole lot of them out there, we say there's always room for more. Fancy Balloon is a serene Live Wallpaper for those looking for something with a little bit of flare that doesn't slow down the device. With some good-looking graphics and a unique art style, Fancy Balloon is a free Live Wallpaper for Android smartphones and tablets.

How it Works: All you need to do is download the app from the Play Store. Then you have to choose Live Wallpapers on your device.


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Then just hit "Set Wallpaper":

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The wallpaper looks good on your homescreen and can be matched with widgets.

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You can pop the balloons and it also works in landscape:


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Opinion: Fancy Balloon is a cute and fun Live Wallpaper that's unfortunately a little light on features. However, it makes up for this in performance and in its aesthetic. It doesn't slow down your device too much and can liven up your home screen. Obviously this Live Wallpaper is aimed at children and women but, there's nothing wrong with that and it can be just what you're looking for your smartphone or tablet.


  • Speed (5/5) – For a Live Wallpaper, Fancy Balloon is a Live Wallpaper that doesn't slow things down at all.
  • Features (3/5) – Honestly, Fancy Balloon is a little light on features. Some extra color schemes would be nice.
  • Theme (4/5) – It's not going to be everyone but, Fancy Balloon is a good-looking wallpaper for younger audiences.
  • Overall (3.5/5) – Fancy Balloon needs a little work but as it is it's a decent app.


  • Unique look and feel.
  • Balloons can be popped, adding interaction for younger audiences.
  • A great live wallpaper for kids and women.
  • Doesn't slow the device down too much.


  • Needs more features, extra colors etc.
  • Ads play every time you pop a balloon ten times.

Conclusion: All-in-all, Fancy Balloon is a simple Live Wallpaper that can brighten up your homescreen. It's a little light on features, and could do with some extra themes or options but it does work quite well. When it comes down to it, it's a nice-looking live wallpaper, even if it does only appeal to females and children. It doesn't slow your device down too much and it could be just what you're looking for when changing up your homescren.



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