Ever since Apple introduced the home screen widgets in iOS 14, it has become the most popular feature on the iPhone. The app developers are also spending a lot of time creating cool widgets for iPhone devices. Even though the Android OS already has widgets for a long time, the widgets on iOS 14 are simply more modern and polished. So with no further delay, let me show you some of the best free widget apps for iPhone in 2021 that you can download right now.

Note: All the apps are in random order and you can install any app you find useful.

10 Best Widgets for iOS 14 (2021)

  1. Color Widgets
  2. HeyWeather
  3. Sticky Widgets
  4. Calendar
  5. Batteries
  6. Steve
  7. Smart Stack
  8. Stocks
  9. Google News
  10. Screen Time

1. Color Widgets

Color Widgets - Top iPhone Widget
Size27 MB
Ratings (US)4.7
PriceFree, In-App Purchase

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Color Widgets is one of the top widget apps for the iPhone. It has over 100 cool widgets for the iPhone. What’s more, you can even customize the widget before adding it to your home screen. You can make changes like background photos, fonts, and widget designs.

And to make your iPhone home screen even more gorgeous, Color Widgets also comes with free icon sets. The app also has a premium plan that will unlock all premium widgets, icon sets, and hundreds of designs. Overall, Color Widgets is a good iPhone widget app and you should definitely give it a shot.

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2. Hey Weather

HeyWeather for iOS
Size47.4 MB
Ratings (US)4.5
PriceFree, In-App Purchase
Origin

Also featured in – Top Weather Apps for iPhone

If you are looking for a good weather app that also has a nice-looking widget, then Hey Weather is the best iOS 14 widget app for you. The app has three widget sizes: small, medium, and large. And each of them can be customized as per your liking.

You can change things like background color and icon style. The only limitation is you have to subscribe to a premium plan to unlock all widgets, colors, icons, and a few other things.

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3. Sticky Widgets

Sticky Widgets - Best Notes Widget for iPhone
Size7.1 MB
Ratings (US)4.6
PriceFree, In-App Purchase

If you are also a person like me who forgets most things and has to depend on the note-taking app to keep track of all the important things, then this app will help you a lot. All you have to do is add the sticky note widget on your home screen and enter the text. Now all your important notes will be right at your glance and edit them whenever you want.

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4. Calendar

Calendar - Best Calendar Widget for iOS
Size
Ratings (US)
PriceFree

The Calendar is another app from Apple on this list that comes with three cool iPhone widgets. The design of the Calendar widget is clean and modern. And with these widgets, all of your important meetings or events date & time will be displayed right on our home screen. Also, the app is completely free and has no ads or in-app purchases.

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5. Batteries

Batteries for iOS

Batteries is a simple yet useful widget app on iOS 14. It displays the battery status of the iPhone, along with all the Bluetooth devices that are connected to your iPhone. Also, you don’t have to install this app from the App Store since it is pre-installed on iOS 14.

6. Steve

Steve Game Widget for iPhone
Size128.3 MB
Ratings (US)4.6
PriceFree, In-App Purchase

If you are getting bored, and you have nothing to do, then try Steve. It is an endless runner game that you can play without even opening the actual game. Yes, you heard it right. All you have to do is add the Steve widget to Today View and start playing.

And in case the Steve game looks familiar to you, then yes, the dinosaur character and the gameplay itself were inspired by the Google Chrome Easter Egg. But the game is not only limited to dinosaurs, you can play with other characters too by unlocking them.

7. Smart Stack

Smart Stack - Best iPhone Widget

Smart Stack is one of my favorite free widgets for the iPhone. Like me, if you also hate keeping too many widgets on your home screen, then you can use this widget to create a stack of all useful widgets in one place. Then you can swipe through them to switch between other widgets.

And if you enable the Smart Rotate feature, then the app will try to learn your usage pattern and it will automatically change the widget based on the time of day. Do note, the widgets you are going to add to the stack need to be of the same size. Also, this widget comes pre-installed on iOS 14.

8. Stocks

Stocks - Best Stock Market Widget
Size
Ratings (US)
PriceFree

If you are a stockbroker or trader and want to keep an eye on the stocks, then this is one of the best iPhone widgets. Since the app is developed by Apple itself, so it will work fabulously on iOS 14. And like many other widgets, this app also comes in multiple sizes, so choose whichever size you want to as per your need.

ALSO READ: 10 Best Stock Market Apps for iOS

9. Google News

Google News - Best News Widget iPhone
Size197.3 MB
Ratings (US)4.6
PriceFree

Do you want to keep track of what’s happening around the world? Then why not add the Google News Widget in the Today View. With this widget, you can always stay up to date and you can read more news stories from various topics such as politics, sports, entertainment, science, and so on.

The widget also gets refreshed every few minutes, so you will always get the latest news at a glance. Altogether, Google News is one of the best widget apps for iOS 14 to view the latest news headlines on your home screen.

10. Screen Time

Screen Time for iPhone

If you want to keep track of information related to your screen time, then this is the best iOS 14 widget. It will show you all the essential information on your home screen without even going to the Setting App. It also comes in multiple sizes, so choose the widget size according to the amount of information you want to see. Like many other Apple widgets, this too comes pre-installed on iOS 14.

Conclusion

Well, that’s the end of our list of the 10 best iPhone widgets for iOS 14 in 2021 to make your iPhone home screen more beautiful and useful. Personally, I use only Color Widgets on my iPhone to keep my home screen as clean as possible. Now you tell me in the comments which widget you are going to use from this list. Also, if you know any other good widgets for iPhone, then feel free to comment below.

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