BlackBerry Priv

BlackBerry Priv

How to take screenshot or screen capture in a Priv

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 BlackBerry Priv.

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)| upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) 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 BlackBerry device.

On the contrary, if you want to record a video of what is shown on the screen of your BlackBerry Priv, 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 BlackBerry Priv

First method:

If you want to make a screenshot to your BlackBerry Priv 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 BlackBerry Priv, be it a web page, chat or application.

Home screen

2- Second step:

Press volume up button and volume down button simultaneously.

Screenshot in  BlackBerry Priv

3- Third step:

The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your mobile/cell phone BlackBerry Priv.

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.

Gallery

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 Priv, and you will be able to edit it, trim it or send it to your contacts or through your preferred social network.

Gallery

Users rating on capture screen in BlackBerry Priv

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Video instructions

Second method to make a screenshot in Priv:

1- Go to the screen or application you want to capture the screen on your BlackBerry.

2- Open the notification bar or quick setting bar of your BlackBerry Priv 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 BlackBerry.

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:

BlackBerry Priv a size of 147 x 77.2 x 9.4 mm (5.79 x 3.04 x 0.37 in), a weight of 192 grams, a screen size of 5.4 inches (~71.9% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels (~540 ppi pixel density).

It has a processor Hexa-core (4x1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & 2x1.8 GHz Cortex-A57), a graphics card Adreno 418, a RAM memory 3 GB RAM and an internal memory of 32 GB.

The BlackBerry Priv comes from the factory with the Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop)| upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) operating system.

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