Motorola DROID X

Motorola DROID X

How to take screenshot or screen capture in a DROID X

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 Motorola DROID X.

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 2.1 (Eclair)| upgradable to 2.3 (Gingerbread) 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 Motorola device.

On the contrary, if you want to record a video of what is shown on the screen of your Motorola DROID X, 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 Motorola DROID X

First method:

If you want to make a screenshot to your Motorola DROID X 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 Motorola DROID X, be it a web page, chat or application.

Home screen

2- Second step:

Press the power key simultaneously and the volume key down. If you want to capture a video the procedure is the same but pressing the power key and the volume key up.

Screenshot in  Motorola DROID X

3- Third step:

The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your mobile/cell phone Motorola DROID X.

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

Gallery

Video instructions

Second method to make a screenshot in DROID X:

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

2- Open the notification bar or quick setting bar of your Motorola DROID X 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 Motorola.

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:

Motorola DROID X a size of 127.5 x 65.5 x 9.9 mm (5.02 x 2.58 x 0.39 in), a weight of 155 grams, a screen size of 4.3 inches (~61.0% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 480 x 854 pixels (~228 ppi pixel density).

It has a processor 1.0 GHz Cortex-A8, a graphics card PowerVR SGX530, a RAM memory 512 MB RAM and an internal memory of 6.5 GB.

The Motorola DROID X comes from the factory with the Android 2.1 (Eclair)| upgradable to 2.3 (Gingerbread) operating system.

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