Xiaomi and Redmi smartphones come with a dozen of ringtones by default. If you like to change default ringtone on Xiaomi Redi, or use your voice recordings or music as ringtone on Xiaomi and Redmi, this guide is just for you. In this guide, we will show you three different ways to change ringtones on Xiaomi Redmi phones.
Note: The steps above were written for MIUI V6, based on Android 5.0.2 on a Redmi Note 2. You may see some difference for other MIUI/Android versions.
#1. How to change default ringtones on Xiaomi Redmi?
You can run the Settings app on Xiaomi and Redmi phones, then go to Sound >> Phone Ringtone to change a new ringtone on the phone.
Your pre-loaded ringtones on Xiaomi or Redmi will then be displayed. You can select any ringtones from there to personalize your phone’s sound or alerts. If you do not like those system ringtones, Xiaomi Redmi also allows you to use your own song/music as a ringtone or you can use the Recorder app on the phone to record any sound, voice or music as ringtones, check out details below.
#2. How to set music and recordings as ringtones on Xiaomi Redmi?
Here are the easy steps on how to do that:
- On your Xiaomi or Redmi mobile, tap Settings > General Settings > Sound > Phone ringtone
- You will open the Select tone screen, tap Browse button at the bottom of this screen.
Another Select tone screen opens which will let you add voice recordings or music songs as ringtones on Xiaomi Redmi mobile phones.
From the above screen, you will be able to select Recorder app, then choose and set voice recordings as ringtones on Xiaomi or select Music player app, then choose and set music songs as ringtones on Xiaomi Redmi.
#3. How to set a song as ringtone on Xiaomi Redmi ? — Easier way
You can actually set a music as ringtone from the Music player app on Xiaomi or Redmi. Launch the Music app, select My Music, choose All songs or Offline, browse to the songs, albums or folders, find the song and play it. When you are playing the select song in Music app, there will be a minimized bar at the bottom of the screen, tap on it to enlarge it to full screen, see below screenshot.
Tap the More (three dots …) button to display options you can manage the select music, including Share, Delete, and so on. There will be a ‘Set as ringtone‘ from the list. Touch it to set a song in Music app as ringtone on your Xiaomi or Redmi phone.
More Xiaomi Redmi Tips & Tricks
- Transfer data between Xiaomi and other phones: do you want to switch cell phone? See how you can copy data between Xiaomi and iPhone here.
- Recover lost data from Xiaomi: If you have deleted data by mistake or files disappeared unexpectedly, you can refer to this guide to recover deleted photos and videos from Xiaomi Redmi. This solution can help you restore data from the phone storage when you have no backup files saved.