How to Change Font on Xiaomi MIUI 8 Android phones

MIUI 7.1 change font style

MIUI 8 is the latest update rolled out by Xiaomi to all its Mi smartphones and tablets. We already shared the tutorial on how to install MIUI 8 update on Redmi Note 4G / Prime, Mi4i, Mi4, Redmi 1s, Mi Pad, Redmi 2 / Prime, Redmi Note 2, and more.

Many users who have installed the update are facing an issue with the fonts. Xiaomi has changed the font style in its MIUI 8 update and has completely removed the font settings from Xiaomi phones. There is a lot of discussion going on MIUI forums regarding the change in fonts after MIUI 8 update.

Many users might have downloaded to MIUI 8 ROM to get rid of the font issue. But, they will surely miss the new features like hidden folders and Mi Drop after they have downgraded. So, this is not the best solution to overcome from the font issue. Also how to hide important files on MIUI phones

So, in this article we have simple guide on how to change Font on Xiaomi MIUI 8 smartphones. Follow the below step-by-step procedure-

How to Change Font on MIUI 8 mobiles using iFont:

Now you can easily change the font on MIUI 8 Xiaomi phones by downloading and installing a third-party Android application called “iFont”. With this application, you can install beautiful fonts on your mobile. In order to provide a better look, you can download and use hundreds of fonts to make your phone become lovely.

miui 7.1 font change

The following are the key functions of iFont-

  • Support Samsung, XiaoMi (MIUI), Meizu,HuaWei(Emotion UI)phone perfect replacement font
  • Support Htc, Sony, Motolora phone replacement font(Need Root)
  • Support to modify the font size, support for custom fonts
  • Easy to operate,eliminate the tedious steps.
  • Automatic backup fonts easily restore the factory font
  • Change font size,make size from small to big.

So, you need to download and install iFont application on your Xiaomi mobiles for hundreds of new font style. The app is also available to download from Google Play Store. Once iFont is installed, launch it from app drawer and choose the font you like and simply hit the apply button. We have also shared the iFont APK for direct installation on your MIUI phone. Just refer the below link.

Downloads

For any other issues or guides, do leaves a comment below. We will get back with most possible solutions.

  • Prashant

    still not possible to change the font.. after downloading a particular font, it redirects to the Theme application where it asks to select the font from font category. But as we all know there isn’t any font category in the latest update.

  • Thanks

  • Abhishek Tiwari

    it’s not working in mi2prime

    • samex4rill

      Same here