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Xiaomi Poco F1: How to Take Screenshots

Just got your new phone? Here is how you can take screenshots on Poco F1. Just recently, Xiaomi announced a brand new smartphone called Poco F1. Rather than being just another Android smartphone, Poco F1 tries to challenge flagships by offering top-notch hardware at an extremely low price. However, with this guide, we will focus on teaching new Pocophone customers how to take screen-grabs directly from their smartphones. Screenshots are quite a common utility and something people use daily. However, as there are variations in Android hardware, the exact method of taking a screenshot differs from one phone to the other. You can read right ahead to get all the specific steps that will let you take screenshots on your Xiaomi Poco F1.

Poco F1 follows the new notch trend that has emerged recently along with a taller screen ratio. This all has been done to provide users with minimal bezels and easier usability. Now, as this is a relatively new concept, we don’t blame you if you ask whether there will be blank space where the notch is when taking a screenshot? The answer is, no. Once you take a screenshot on your Poco F1, the picture will be saved as a complete image with no blank space for the notch. So when you are viewing full screen content, and you screenshot it, all of the content would be captured. Read right ahead for a step-by-step tutorial.

Take Screenshots, Xiaomi Poco F1

There are is just a single method that you can follow in order to take a screenshot on Xiaomi Poco F1. You can take screenshots by:

  • Hardware buttons

How To Take Screenshots Using Hardware Buttons:

This one is one of the fastest and most convenient ways to take a screenshot on your Xiaomi Poco F1. 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 Volume Down buttons together.

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

That’s it. The screenshot of your current screen is now captured.

Generally, Xiaomi devices do come with additional / supporting methods but as Poco F1 doesn’t run MIUI, we have just the single detailed above.

Related:

— 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.

Now, after you have these screenshots saved, to transfer them to your computer, do install proper USB drivers before connecting your phone. Screenshots are saved on the internal storage of your smartphone within a folder named Screenshots.

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