How to Take Screenshot on Android Phone or Tablet

Taking a screenshot on Android isn’t as easy as pressing a single button. Every Android phone is different, so is taking screenshots with them also be different. The most common method is to press and hold down the power button and volume down button. The screen will flash, and a notification will pop up, the new image in your gallery. Some mobile phone brands have introduced new methods to Capture screens. Use our given method to take screenshots on Android.

Take a screenshot

This meathord work on all android and tablet.

  1. Press the Power and Volume down buttons at the same time.
  2. If that doesn’t work, press and hold the Power button for few seconds. Then tap on Screenshot.
  3. you’ll find a preview of your screenshot on your screen.
  1. Use a Three-finger gesture (it work on new android version only.)

Capture Screen on android with Brand:-

Different types of companies that make mobiles give a new way to take screenshots and easy too, so here is the method every type of phone company is told how to take screenshots.

Screen Capture Samsung galaxy phones

  1. Galaxy S8 and later: Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  2. Galaxy S7 and earlier: Hold down the home and power buttons for a couple of seconds.
  3. Use a Three-finger gesture.

Screenshot on Android LG phones

  • LG G7: Press and hold the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  • All other LG phones: Hold down the power (located on the back of the phone) and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  • Pull down the notification panel and tap the Capture+ icon.

Huawei and Honor phones

  1. Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  2. Pull down the notification panel, switch to Shortcuts, and tap the Screenshot icon.

Oppo phone

  1. Use the power and volume down key
  2. Release the buttons when the screenshot is taken. A flash and a shutter sound accompany a successful screenshot if your notification sound is not turned off.
  • Use the 3-finger gesture.
  • Swipe with three fingers across the screen from the top to capture the screen page
  • Your device screenshots the screen display with a flash and shutter sound if your notification sound is not muted.

Motorola phones

  • Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.

Screenshot on Android vivo phone

  • Press the power button and the home key at the same time
  • Open the quick access menu by scrolling from the bottom. Now scroll the bottom bar to the right and you will find an icon with an “s” with S-Capture title.

Alcatel phone

  1. Go to Settings on Alcatel phone. Head to Gestures or Gestures and Motions.
  2. Enable the Special motion technique to take screenshots on your Alcatel phone.
  3. Then go to the screen you want to capture, and follow the gestures you have made to take screenshots on Alcatel phone.
  • Hold and press Power and Volume down buttons at the same time

Xiaomi phone

  • Press and hold the volume down and power buttons simultaneously.
  1. Swipe down from the top of the display to open the Quick Settings menu.
  2. Tap on the Screenshot icon.

To enable this setting, go to Settings -> Button and gesture shortcuts -> Take a screenshot. The three-finger swipe gesture is enabled by default. If not you Should be enabled.

  • swiping down from the top with three finger

Screenshot on Android ZTE phones

  • Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.

Google pixel phones

  1. Nexus: Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  2. Pixels: Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds

Screenshot on Android Acer phones

  1. Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  2. Pull down the notification panel to reach quick settings and tap the Screenshot icon.

HTC phones

  • HTC U12+: Press and hold the power button until your phone vibrates, and then tap the virtual home button on the navigation bar while still pressing the power button
  • HTC U series (up to U12+): Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  • HTC 10: Hold down the home and power buttons OR hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  • All other HTC phones: Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.

Screenshot on Android Lenovo phones

  • Hold down the power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  • Pull down the notification panel and tap the Screen Shot icon.

OnePlus phones

  • All OnePlus phones: Press and hold power and volume-down buttons for a couple of seconds.
  • OnePlus 5, 5T, and 6: Swipe down with three fingers on the home screen.

Google Assistant to take a screenshot

Nowadays every new android phone comes with Google Assistant. It is very easy to take screenshots on an android phone with Google Assistant, through your voice, you can easily keep screenshots in your phone without your hands, so first, you have to say ‘Hey Google’ then say ‘Take Screenshot’. You can also read about – Screenshots on Chromebook