Samsung Galaxy A7
An essential functionality today in a mobile phone or tablet is the possibility of taking screenshots, that is to say to record in an image what appears on the screen at that precise moment on your Samsung Galaxy A7.
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 4.4.4 (KitKat)| upgradable to 5.0.2 (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 Samsung device.
On the contrary, if you want to record a video of what is shown on the screen of your Samsung Galaxy A7, 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 Samsung Galaxy A7
If you want to make a screenshot to your Samsung Galaxy A7 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 Samsung Galaxy A7, 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 key down or through Samsung's own system by pressing the power or power button located on the right side and the start button, located right under the screen of our Samsung. This method may not be available, depending on the version of the software you have.
And the last method through the own system incorporated in the Samsung customization layer: consists of sliding the side of the palm of the hand across the screen from the right side to the left (or vice versa) of our Galaxy A7 until we see a flash indicating that the capture was made. This method may not be available, depending on the version of the software you have.
To take the screenshot with this gesture you must first activate it from the settings, go to the settings, click on "Advanced functions" and activate the option "Move palm to capture".
3- Third step:
The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your mobile/cell phone Samsung SM-A700FD, SM-A700F, SM-A700K, SM-A700YD, SM-A710Y, SM-A7108.
4- Fourth step:
Click on the capture that you just made on your Galaxy A7, 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 Galaxy A7:
1- Go to the screen or application you want to capture the screen on your Samsung.
2- Open the notification bar of your Samsung Galaxy A7 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 Samsung.
About the device:
Samsung Galaxy A7 a size of 151 x 76.2 x 6.3 mm (5.94 x 3.00 x 0.25 in), a weight of 141 grams, a screen size of 1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density) and a screen resolution of 5.5 inches (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio).
It has a processor Octa-core (4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) - A700FD, a graphics card Adreno 405 - A700FD, a RAM memory 2 GB RAM and an internal memory of 16 GB.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 it comes from the factory with the operating system Android 4.4.4 (KitKat)| upgradable to 5.0.2 (Lollipop)
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