How to change product image in mini cart Magento 2?

Here in this article, we have given two steps that show you how to change Product Image in mini cart Magento 2.

Step 1: create a di.xml file

Step 2: create an image.php file

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How to change product image in mini cart Magento 2?

The product image in the mini cart will attain to show the function doGetItemData() in Magento\Checkout\CustomerData\DefaultItem class, but this function is protected, so we cannot use the plugin in it. Instead, it expands from Magento\Checkout\CustomerData\AbstractItem and use function getItemData()

  • You can use the plugin in the following code:

* {@inheritdoc}


public function getItemData(Item $item)


     $this->item = $item;

     return \array_merge(

         ['product_type' => $item->getProductType()],




Create di.xml file

To create a di.xml file use

 app/code/[Name Space]/[Your Module]/ete=c/frontend
<?xml version="1.0"?>

<config xmlns:xsi="" xsi:noNamespaceSchemaLocation="urn:magento:framework:ObjectManager/etc/config.xsd">

<type name="Magento\Checkout\CustomerData\AbstractItem">

     <plugin name="Change_Product_Image_In_Minicart" type="[Name_Space]\[Your_Module]\Plugin\Minicart\Image" sortOrder="1"/>



Create an image.php file in the Magento backend

To create an image.php file use

app/code/[Name Space]/[Your Module]/plugin/minicart

namespace [Name_Space]\[Your_Module]\Plugin\Minicart;

class Image


    public function aroundGetItemData($subject, $proceed, $item)


     $result = $proceed($item);


     $result['product_image']['src'] = YOUR_NEW_IMAGE;


     return $result;



The above-given steps will help you to change the mini cart product image in Magento 2.

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Product image in mini cart magento 2



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