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How to change the startup animation of a Xiaomi smartphone



Learn to change the boot animation of your Xiaomi mobile easily and step by step.

The software of your Xiaomi mobile can be customize thoroughly thanks to all the configuration options MIUI offers. We have already explained how to change the loading animation on the brand's smartphones, and now we are going to continue with this series of MIUI customization with a new option that not everyone knows: that of customize system boot animation or "bootanimation".

The process for customizing the boot screen is very easy, and you won't even need third-party apps or tools. You just have to follow a few simple steps that we are going to detail below.

Boot animation on Xiaomi

You can change the boot animation of your Xiaomi mobile easily.

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To customize boot animation of Xiaomi mobiles, you have to resort to the theme application included in MIUI.

Many of the themes available in the store - including the free ones - have custom loading animations, different from the one that MIUI includes by default.

To change the bootanimation no permissions are required root. These are the steps you have to follow to be able to do it:

  1. Open the “Themes” application of your Xiaomi mobile with MIUI.
  2. Look for a theme that includes a different boot animation than the original. The most difficult step in this process will be to find those themes with loading animations included, as there is no way to filter the themes to show only those that have an animation.
  3. If you want to apply the whole theme, you just have to touch on accessing the chosen theme and touch "Download".
  4. To customize the theme, go back to the main screen of the MIUI “Themes” app, and tap on the icon that represents a person in the lower right corner of the screen. From there, tap on "Customize theme."
  5. Tap on "Startup Animation" and select the downloaded theme to choose the animation.

How to change the startup animation of a Xiaomi smartphone

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If you want to see how is the new system boot screen, you only have to restart the mobile. It is worth mentioning that, in some cases, animations also include custom sound effects that you can modify through the theme settings.

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