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Exiwall tweak :depth to the wallpaper on Lock Screen Tweaks

Exiwall tweak adds depth to the wallpaper on Lock Screen. The Exiwall Jailbreak tweak brings this feature to jailbroken iOS 14 Lock Screens, allowing you to get this feature not only on an earlier version of iOS, but also on devices older than the iPhone XS.

Exiwall tweak uses sophisticated machine learning analysis of your device to create depth effect on your lock screen. It works best on images with large, well-lit subjects with contrasting backgrounds. It can have a poor effect on low-light images, grainy photos, or those without distinct subjects. This is not a lock screen customization change.

Latest version Exiwall tweak

Exiwall tweak adds depth to the wallpaper on Lock Screen
Exiwall tweak adds depth to the wallpaper on Lock Screen

Version 2.1.5

May 29, 2024

Added compatibility with 16Player

Introduction Exiwall tweak

Love the lock screen ios 16 wallpaper depth effect but don’t want to upgrade and lose your jailbreak? Now with Exiwall, you can!

Exiwall generates deep effect wallpapers where you can put part of the subject of the wallpaper on your lock screen date/time.

iOS 16 depth effect wallpapers require iPhone Xs or higher (A12+), but with this tweak, you can also get this effect on your old iPhones and give them new life. It works on all photos taken from an ios device or downloaded from the web or an Android phone! Under the hood, Exiwall uses sophisticated machine learning analysis to create this profound effect. All this happens offline on your device, respecting your privacy.

iOS 16 introduced a feature known from watchOS that adds depth to the wallpaper on the lock screen. It renders a wallpaper in 3D by selecting the foreground of the image and overlaying it in real time.

Since this feature will be new in iOS 16, jailbreakers on iOS 14 will feel a little under the weather as their operating system doesn’t do this natively, but iOS developer FoxFortMobile is effectively porting a new jailbreak tweak release called Exiwall. Feature for pwned iOS 14 lock screens.

Examples of the wallpaper depth effect appear in the screenshots embedded above. The sections where the fish appears on the date and time, the mountain covers part of the date, and you can see the dog’s ear sticking out over the date. The effect is so subtle that you might miss it if you’re not paying attention.


  • Exiwall works best on images with big well lit subjects with contrasting backgrounds. It might have poor effect on low light images, grainy photos or those which have no contrasting subjects. It will not work with stock/built-in ios wallpapers.
  • It is not compatible with perspective zoom feature (moving of wallpaper when device is tilted).
  • Exiwall is not a lockscreen customiser, it’s sole purpose is to allow you to place your wallpaper subject over the date/time area. For customisation purposes, you need to use other tweaks like Kalm, Jellyfish, etc..
  • It works on IPhone 6s and above and requires ios 14.0 (not compatible with iPads).
  • It provides limited compatibility with Jellyfish, Kalm, Quart, WeatherLS, SimpleTime, Fabric 2, Complications, Watermelon, Axon, Analog, Diary and DualClock 2.
  • It will not work with Vartaman, FreshWall, Ventana, Helix, Xen Html, FrontPage and LockPlus.
  • It only supports portrait orientation and photos (will not work with video wallpapers).
  • Exiwall only supports placing the wallpaper subject over the date/time view. Other items like complications/widgets/lock icon/battery charging indicators will always appear above the wallpaper subject.

iOS Compatibility

Jailbreak Required

14.0 – 16.6.1

Add Repository

Exiwall provides limited compatibility with Lock Screen customization tweaks such as Jellyfish, Kalm, Quart, WeatherLS, SimpleTime, Fabric 2, Complications, Watermelon, Axon, Analog, Diary, and DualClock 2. It does not work with Vartaman, Ventana, Helix. Html, and LockPlus.

The Exiwall tweak was released as a paid package that can be purchased through the Havoc Repository for $2.49. Add the official Exiwall Repo to your package manager and breathe new life into your old jailbroken iOS 14 or iOS 15 device. This modification only works with iPhones! Exiwall and Exiwall rootless are released as separate packages available from the same repo.

For added convenience, you can quickly add the repository to your preferred package managers (Cydia, Sileo, Installer, Zebra) using the handy quick links provided below. With one click, you can easily add repo and download Exiwall tweak.

To install Exiwall tweak on your Jailbroken iOS device, follow these steps:

  • Open the Cydia app from the home screen.
  • Tap on the Sources tab, then select Edit.
  • Add the following repository URL:
  • Install the Exiwall package from the newly added repository.
  • To apply all changes, restart your iPhone.
  • ldrestart your device to apply the changes.
  • Configure Exiwall from the Preferences window added to the Settings app.

What’s new

  • Added compatibility with Reo tweak.
  • Added support for Dopamine Jailbreak.
  • Added support for XinaA15 Jailbreak on iOS 15.
  • Fixed screen wake black fade animation.
  • Added compatibility with Juin tweak.

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