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[Themes] Mi Designathon 2019: Create MIUI Themes to win Mi TVs, Blackshark Phone, Redmi Note 7 Pro and more

2019-05-08 02:19:28
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Hey MIUI Theme Designers
Get ready with your brushes to color up!

Passionate about designing themes and making the space yours? we are calling all MIUI Theme designers to #DesignWithMi and to participate in the biggest competition of the year - Mi Designathon 2019.

Give us your absolute best creativity & art by creating MIUI 10 Themes and stand a chance to win BIGGEST and uber cool prizes like Mi LED TVs, BlackShark Phone, Redmi Note 7 Pro, POCO F1, Redmi Airdots and much more.

Contest Duration
From 8th May till 24th May 11.59 PM (IST)

Top themes of Mi Designathon 2019
(link will only open in Xiaomi devices on themes app)

Prize Category
Maximum number of Themes Submitted
(Audited & Approved)
1st winner
Mi LED TV 4 Pro (55 inches)
2nd winner
Blackshark Phone 2
3rd winner
Redmi Note 7 Pro
Most Downloaded
1st winner
Mi LED TV 4X Pro (55 inches)
2nd winner
3rd winner
Redmi Note 7 Pro
Most Favourited
5 winners
Mi Band 3
Most Commented
1 winner
Mi Soundbar
Special Recognition
1 winner
Redmi Note 7
Weekly Winners
1 winner (1st week)
Mi Soundbar
1 winner (2nd week)
Mi Soundbar
Lucky designers
10 winners
Redmi Airdots

Creative categories for themes
Incredible India
Indian States, Heritage sites, Palaces, etc which represents & symbolizes India
Butterflies, Parrots or any of your favorite flyer
God, Goddesses, Peace, or anything symbolizing spirituality
90’s nostalgia, Vintage Tech, etc
Anything that stands out from the crowd, customizable themes, cool icons, smart lock screens, etc.
(For examples, search these in Themes store: Double tap theme to DIY/Game Turbo/Latuef Arch)

How to participate:
  • Submit your themes to our website:
  • You need to submit themes working for MIUI 10 only and optimized for full screen displays.
  • We’ll start approving themes from 8th May 2019 onwards.
  • Add “_DWM19” at the end of your theme’s filename so we could include your theme in the submission pool (e.g. Incredible India_DWM19).
  • Submit your themes in the period between 8th May 2019 to 24th May 2019.
  • Your themes must include icons, wallpaper, Home screen, and Lock screen, other modules are optional.
  • Do not delete *.psd, *.ai or any other original files after your submission, we might ask you to submit them in case you win.

Start your Theme designing journey here

Terms & conditions
  • All the submitted themes must be from the above shared creative categories only.
  • The themes you submit must be for MIUI 10 and be optimized for full-screen displays. Themes without full-screen display options will not be considered.
  • Themes previously available only in Mainland China are also eligible to enter this contest. Such themes must support multiple languages and be provided free of charge. Designers are not allowed to alter such themes in any way other than for update purposes.
  • All the themes submitted must use all the theme elements which the designer owns the copyrights of.
  • Submitted themes will be available in all regions excluding Mainland China.
  • If a theme gets a substantial number of downloads in Mainland China, this number will be published separately. However, it will be excluded from the number of overall downloads.
  • 1 set of icons can only be used in 2 different themes. Designers must report themes which use icons from previous submissions to If 1 set of icons was used in more than 2 themes, a theme with a bigger number of downloads will be considered. Runner-up theme will remain available, but its downloads will not be considered. The remaining themes will be excluded from the contest.
  • You can report the cases of plagiarism by sending an email to with a subject line “Mi Designathon: Theme Plagiarism”. The email must contain a link to the reported theme, screenshots of its duplicated elements, link to the original theme, as well as its image resources. Reports lacking any of the aforementioned elements might not be considered.
  • All submissions must meet the requirements of local laws and regulations.
  • If a submitted theme contains maps of disputed areas, flags, religious elements, as well as explicit, violent, or politically incorrect content, Xiaomi reserves the right to exclude such themes from the contest unilaterally.
  • Once a theme is submitted to this contest, Xiaomi has all the rights to use, re-design, demonstrate, distribute, and promote this theme.
  • The decisions of the contest committee and jury members will be considered final and Mi Theme team holds all the rights to make any changes to this contest, at any point of time, without prior notice.

Winners Announcement
  • Weekly winners announcement: 16th / 27th May
  • Original resource files collection for copyright checks for all winners: 25th May (,  E-mail subject - "Mi Designathon: PSD files for verification")
  • Copyright complaints: 15th Jun - 18th Jun for final winners
  • Final winners announcement: 20th Jun

How prizes will be awarded?
  • Maximum number of Themes Submitted: Ranking will be based on the number of themes accepted after the successful audit.
  • Most Downloaded: Ranking based on the number of downloads from 8th May to 18th Jun.
  • Most Favorited: The themes which will get a maximum number of Favorites.
  • Most Commented: The theme which will get the maximum number of positive comments.
  • Special Recognition: The coolest and out of the box themes, anything that stands out from the crowd, customizable themes, cool icons, smart lock screens, etc. (For examples, search these in themes store: Double tap theme to DIY/Game Turbo/Latuef Arch)
  • Weekly Winners: Based on a number of downloads. The highest number of downloads in the first week of competition (9th May to 15th May) and second week of competition (16th May to 22nd May)
  • Lucky Winners: MIUI Theme Team will choose 10 lucky theme winners based on creative efforts.

Prize Gallery

Don’t lose out on the chance to showcase your talent to the right audience
Participate now!

2019-05-08 02:19:28
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Animesh Singh | from Redmi Note 6 Pro


Nice contest, Thanks
2019-05-08 02:43:18

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5198244529 | from Redmi Note 6 Pro


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2019-05-08 02:47:33

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Creative Contest..some people waiting for this moment for explore their creativity skills.thanks for sharing.
2019-05-08 02:56:17

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A007....... | from Redmi 4


Beautiful thread.
2019-05-08 03:28:27

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pirthivi | from Redmi 6A


super thanks
2019-05-08 03:42:12

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2019-05-08 04:05:37

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2019-05-08 04:13:23

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Parixet Mishra | from Redmi Note 5 Pro


awesome thread
2019-05-08 04:16:53

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RHx17 | from Redmi 5A


Awesome contest.
2019-05-08 04:37:56

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2019-05-08 04:41:14
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