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How To Take Screenshots on OnePlus 5T

Read ahead to find out how you can take screenshots on OnePlus 5T. 5T is the brand’s second phone of 2017 which holds the flagship killer statement. It does so by bringing the bezel-less 18:9 display trend at a lower price. With the change in design you may be wondering how to take screenshot on OnePlus 5T? Follow our guide below to figure it out. OnePlus 5T is almost same as OnePlus 5 hardware wise, The biggest and only difference between two is the screen. There is also some small change in camera swapping the zoom lens with 20MP f/1.7 lens helping in low light scenarios. OnePlus 5T costs 50 bucks extra from OnePlus 5 but officially enters the competition of bezel-less 18: 9 displays hence competing with Samsung Galaxy S8, Pixel 2 and LG V30.

Luckily, OnePlus did not remove the 3.5mm headphone jack this time and also, kept 1080p display. Right now, OnePlus 5T has managed to capture the market and create hype among Android users by bringing flagship features of 2017 in half the price. Last year and before that, OnePlus 3, 3T were not well received. However, for now it seems like OnePlus has managed to overcome the shortcomings of previous devices and has given users what thery were asking. 

Take Screenshots OnePlus 5T

With 18:9 touch screen on the front the fingerprint sensor/home button has been placed at the back but luckily the steps to do system tasks such as taking screenshot, power off, reboot etc remained same. Follow the steps below to take screenshots on your OnePlus 5T and save them on your phone.

There are currently two known methods for taking screenshots one the OnePlus 5T :

  • Hardware buttons combination.
  • Power Menu.

1. How To Take Screenshot Using Hardware Buttons:

This one is one of the fastest and most convenient ways to take a screenshot on your OnePlus 5T. Just follow these quick steps to take one right now:

Step 1 – Open the application/screen which you want to take a screenshot of.

Step 2 – Now press and hold the Power and Menu buttons together.

Step 3 – You will see a quick animation and hear a feedback sound that will show that a screenshot was just taken.

2. How To Take Screenshot Using Power Menu:

Like the first method, this is also one of the fastest methods of taking a screenshot from your smartphone.

Step 1 – Open Power window by going to settings app in your phone and tapping Power Menu. Settings > Power Menu.

Step 2 – Now go to the Application/ Window you want to screenshot.

Step 3 – long press the power button your phone and tap screenshot.

— How to Find Saved Screenshots?

It’s very easy to find them. You can go to the Gallery app and look for the Screenshots folder/album. Or manually, you can go to the Pictures > Screenshots folder in your phone memory and check all the screenshots you have taken so far.

Got your hands on the new OnePlus 5T? Let us know what do you think about this new flagship killer device in the comments below.

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Uzair Ahmad

Uzair loves technology, internet and gadgets. Follow him at Twitter @uzairfreak for daily interesting Android apps and guides. He is a regular contributor at other tech publications.

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