Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

How to make a screenshot or screen capture in a Galaxy A8 (2018)

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 A8 (2018).

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 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo) 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 A8 (2018), 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 A8 (2018)

First method:

If you want to make a screenshot to your Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) 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 A8 (2018), be it a web page, chat or application. Home screen

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: it 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 A8 (2018) to that we see a flash that indicates that the capture has been 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".

Screenshot in  Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

3- Third step: The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your mobile/cell phone Samsung SM-A530F, sm-a530w. Gallery

4- Fourth step: Click on the capture that you just made on your Galaxy A8 (2018) and you will be able to edit it, trim it or send it to your contacts or through your preferred social network. Gallery

Second method to make a screenshot in Galaxy A8 (2018):

1- Go to the screen you want to capture the screen in your Samsung.

2- Open the notification bar and select “Capture”.

3- The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your phone or tablet Samsung.

About the device:

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is a device with a size of 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm (5.87 x 2.78 x 0.33 in), a weight of 172 grams, a screen size of 5.6 inches, 79.6 cm2 (~75.6% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~441 ppi density).

It has a processor Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53), a graphics card Mali-G71, a RAM memory 4 GB and an internal memory of 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) it comes from the factory with the operating system Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)

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