Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

How to take screenshot or screen capture in a Xperia Arc S

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 Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S.

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 2.3.4 (Gingerbread)| 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)| not upgradable to 4.1 (Jelly Bean) 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 Sony Ericsson device.

On the contrary, if you want to record a video of what is shown on the screen of your Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S, 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 Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

First method:

If you want to make a screenshot to your Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S 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 Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S, be it a web page, chat or application.

Home screen

2- Second step:

Press simultaneously the power button of your Sony Ericsson and the volume button below. If you want to capture a video the procedure is the same but pressing the power button and the volume up button.

Screenshot in  Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

3- Third step:

The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your mobile/cell phone Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S.

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 Xperia Arc S, 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 Xperia Arc S:

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

2- Open the notification bar or quick setting bar of your Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S 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 Sony Ericsson.

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:

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S a size of 125 x 63 x 8.7 mm (4.92 x 2.48 x 0.34 in), a weight of 117 grams, a screen size of 4.2 inches (~61.7% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 480 x 854 pixels (~233 ppi pixel density).

It has a processor 1.4 GHz Scorpion, a graphics card Adreno 205, a RAM memory 512 MB RAM and an internal memory of 1 GB (320 MB us.

The Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S comes from the factory with the Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread)| 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)| not upgradable to 4.1 (Jelly Bean) operating system.

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