2048pixels Launches, A Collection Of Beautiful Retina Wallpapers For The New iPad

2048pixels Launches, A Collection Of Beautiful Retina Wallpapers For The New iPad

There's a new website for discovering iPad wallpapers, and it's awesome.

We absolutely adore a good wallpaper here at Cult of Mac, so we’re thrilled to share 2048px.com with you, the first website solely dedicated to offering beautiful wallpapers for the new iPad’s gorgeous Retina display.

2048pixels provides a venue for anyone to download original 2048×2048 iPad retina artwork by some of the best designers in the world. With the release of the latest iPad, there is a real need in the market for products that utilize this incredible resolution. 2048pixels creates a place for all designers to showcase their skills while leveraging this latest technology in exciting ways.

The 2048px.com website was built strictly with the retina display in mind. It is one of the first websites out there will full 100% support for retina display graphics. When viewed on the iPad, 2048px.com will provide the feel and usability of a native iPad application. Users can swipe the gallery left or right in order to easily browse through the available wallpaper. When desired wallpaper is found, simply tap on it and the wallpaper product page will be displayed. On this page you will be able to both download and share this wallpaper with the world.

Created by a group of professional developers and graphic artists, 2048pixels is a stunning website. It looks great on the iPad, and you’re sure to find several great wallpapers in a matter of seconds. You can also theme the site itself by tapping or clicking the top right icon to switch between light and dark mode.

2048pixels Launches, A Collection Of Beautiful Retina Wallpapers For The New iPad

Anyone can submit a wallpaper for consideration, but the team behind the site curates the content to ensure quality. All of the wallpapers are free, and clicking an image downloads it in its full 2048×2048 resolution. You can share what you like on your favorite social networks, including Twitter, Facebook, and even Pinterest. There’s also an RSS feed available so you can be notified of new wallpapers as they are added.

If you like wallpapers and own a third-generation iPad, you want to bookmark 2048px.com.

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  • ericschultheiss

    A lot of those wallpapers re ugly though, so how is this the “best designers in the world”

  • hentomi

    I really like various of the wallpapers here. Many offer great color contrast combinations that look fantastic on my iPad. The images are very clean which definitely cater to my taste. I can see myself visiting this site often! 

  • iPadAppCase

    So, they basically ripped off all wallpapers from this post and made a new website out of it. Kudos.

  • liasoon

    All artwork submitted to 2048pixels is submitted by the artist themselves.

  • ApplePr0n

    i like it. They have a very nice “Apple” quality to them. If only they could add some more soon.

     

    Oh, and 100th POST!!!!!

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