Sony Xperia XZ1

Sony Xperia XZ1

How to take screenshot or screen capture in a Xperia XZ1

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 Xperia XZ1.

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 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie) 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 device.

On the contrary, if you want to record a video of what is shown on the screen of your Sony Xperia XZ1, 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 Xperia XZ1

First method:

If you want to make a screenshot to your Sony Xperia XZ1 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 Xperia XZ1, be it a web page, chat or application.

Home screen

2- Second step:

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

Screenshot in  Sony Xperia XZ1

3- Third step:

The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your mobile/cell phone Sony Xperia XZ1.

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 XZ1, and you will be able to edit it, trim it or send it to your contacts or through your preferred social network.

Gallery

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Video instructions

Second method to make a screenshot in Xperia XZ1:

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

2- Open the notification bar or quick setting bar of your Sony Xperia XZ1 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.

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 Xperia XZ1 a size of 148 x 73.4 x 7.4 mm (5.83 x 2.89 x 0.29 in), a weight of 155 grams, a screen size of 5.2 inches, 74.5 cm2 (~68.6% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~424 ppi density).

It has a processor Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo), a graphics card Adreno 540, a RAM memory 4 GB and an internal memory of 64 GB, 4 GB RAM.

The Sony Xperia XZ1 comes from the factory with the Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system.

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