Xiaomi Mi 2

Xiaomi Mi 2

How to make a screenshot or screen capture in a Mi 2

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 Xiaomi Mi 2.

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 4.1 (Jelly Bean)| upgradable to 4.4.4 (KitKat) 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 Xiaomi device.

On the contrary, if you want to record a video of what is shown on the screen of your Xiaomi Mi 2, 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 Xiaomi Mi 2

First method:

If you want to make a screenshot to your Xiaomi Mi 2 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 Xiaomi Mi 2, 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 down key or through the manufacturer's system by pressing the home keys and the key to return to its main screen, located at the bottom. This method may not be available, depending on the version of the software you have.

3- Third step:

The captured image is automatically saved in the gallery of your mobile/cell phone Xiaomi Mi 2.


4- Fourth step:

Click on the capture that you just made on your Mi 2, and you will be able to edit it, trim it or send it to your contacts or through your preferred social network.

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Second method to make a screenshot in Mi 2:

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

2- Open the notification bar of your Xiaomi Mi 2 by sliding your finger from the top of the screen down and pressing the "Screenshot" icon.

Mi 2 screenshot icon

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

About the device:

Xiaomi Mi 2 a size of 126 x 62 x 10.2 mm (4.96 x 2.44 x 0.40 in), a weight of 145 grams, a screen size of 4.3 inches (~65.2% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels (~342 ppi pixel density).

It has a processor Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait, a graphics card Adreno 320, a RAM memory 2 GB RAM and an internal memory of 16/32 GB.

The Xiaomi Mi 2 it comes from the factory with the operating system Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)| upgradable to 4.4.4 (KitKat)

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