Every Xiaomi device running MIUI is bound with Mi Account. The account then set up in which country the phone is used.
This country region is a separate setup from language option. For instance, my Redmi Note 5 AI phone bound to my account has Indonesia region while I use English as the language for its main user interface.
Since Mi Account is bound to the region, this effects offered Xiaomi services. It affects everything. One of which is App Store and Mi Themes.
Mi Account bound in Malaysia region will see different MIUI themes displayed as those displayed in India region.
Hence, some users urge to change MIUI region to another country for some reasons.
This simple tutorial shows you how you can do it.
Step 1. Open Settings on your phone. You can do this by either tapping on its icon in home screen or tapping its icon in the notification shade.
Step 2. Go to the search bar on top.
Step 3. Type “region” in the search bar.
Step 4. Then tap on the “Region – Additional settings/Region”.
Step 5. Now choose which country region you want to change your MIUI region into, India for instance. Simply tap on it.
Voila! The MIUI country region has been changed successfully. While it is not mandatory, we recommend you to restart your phone.