Archos 50 Cobalt
An essential functionality today in a mobile phone or tablet is the possibility of taking screenshots, that is to say to grab in an image what appears on the screen at that precise moment on your Archos 50 Cobalt.
There are applications that can perform this functionality, but fortunately you do not need to install any additional app as it is included in the Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) operating system.
When you make a screenshot, you can send that WhatsApp conversation, Tinder, Instagram story, Facebook photo or video frame in the memory of your Archos device.
On the contrary, if you want to record a video of what is shown on the screen of your Archos 50 Cobalt, for example to record a video call, a story or a web page or piece of an internet video, you can follow the next tutorial: Record screen from Archos 50 Cobalt
If you want to make a screenshot to your Archos 50 Cobalt you have to follow these simple steps:
Estimated time: 2 minutes.
1- First step:
First we go to the screen to which you want to make the screenshot of your Archos 50 Cobalt, be it a web page, chat or application.
2- Second step:
There are two methods: using the Android native method by simultaneously pressing the power key and the volume down key or through the manufacturer's system by pressing the home keys and the key to return to its main screen, located at the bottom. This method may not be available, depending on the version of the software you have.
3- Third step:
The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your mobile/cell phone Archos 50 Cobalt.
You can find the image gallery on the home screen, it should have a photo icon, an instant photo or depending on the version of the software installed, it is possible that your image gallery application is Google Photos, in this case look for the icon of a four-pointed star made of paper with four colors, one for each point.
4- Fourth step:
Open the image gallery, the images and photos will appear sorted by date,, click on the capture that you just made on your 50 Cobalt, and you will be able to edit it, trim it or send it to your contacts or through your preferred social network.
Second method to make a screenshot in 50 Cobalt:
1- Go to the screen or application you want to capture the screen on your Archos.
2- Open the notification bar or quick setting bar of your Archos 50 Cobalt by sliding your finger from the top of the screen down and pressing the "Screenshot" icon.
3- The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your phone or tablet Archos.
You can find the image gallery on the home screen, it should have a photo icon, an instant photo or depending on the version of the software installed, it is possible that your image gallery application is Google Photos, in this case look for the icon of a four-pointed star made of paper with four colors, one for each point..
About the device:
Archos 50 Cobalt a size of 141.5 x 71.5 x 9.2 mm (5.57 x 2.81 x 0.36 in), a weight of 135 grams, a screen size of 5.0 inches (~68.1% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density).
It has a processor Quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53, a graphics card Mali-T720MP2, a RAM memory 1 GB RAM and an internal memory of 8 GB.
The Archos 50 Cobalt comes from the factory with the Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) operating system.
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