Sony Xperia XZ: How To Change Lock Screen

For those that own the Sony Xperia XZ, you may want to know the process behind the Xperia XZ and how to change lock screen. It’s important to know that there can be several different ways to do this and we’ll explain them below. It’s a good idea to add different widgets and icons to the lockscreen to make the Xperia XZ more usable. You can also change the lock screen wallpaper of the Xperia XZ as well.

 

If you go to the settings section, and browse for the “Lock screen” you’ll see a list of different features you can add to the lock screen of the Xperia XZ.

  • Dual Clock – shows both home and current time zones if you’re traveling
  • Clock Size – makes it easier to see by making it bigger or smaller
  • Show the Date – self explanatory, if you want the date shown, keep this checked
  • Camera Shortcut – allows you to instantly unlock to the camera
  • Owner Information – lets users add Twitter handles or other information to the lockscreen
  • Unlock Effect – this changes the entire look and feel of the unlock effect and animation. We prefer watercolor.
  • Additional Info – allows you to add or remove weather and pedometer info from lockscreen.

 

Sony Xperia XZ: How To Change Lock Screen

All you need to do is press and hold an empty space on the Home screen. This will bring up the edit mode where you can add widgets, change homescreen settings, and also change the wallpaper. Select on “Wallpaper”, then select “Lock screen.”

By default the Sony Xperia XZ has several different wallpaper options for the lockscreen, but you can always select “more images” and select from any image that you have taken on your Xperia XZ. Once you’ve found the image you want, hit the Set Wallpaper button.

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