How to screenshot on Sonys new top of the line smartphone, the Xperia Z
To capture what is happening on ones screen is something we have become quite familiar with over the years. Doing screen dumps is something that can be easily done on a computer since they tend to have a designated button for this. The print screen button.
In this day and age where our smart phones is becoming a more and more integrated part of our lives I am quite happy to tell you how to screen shot on your Sony Xperia Z.
How to screenshot on Sony Xperia Z :
- Press and hold the power button and the volume down button.
- Hold them in for just about two seconds.
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Now that you know how to screenshot on your Xperia Z why not check out our : How to backup android photos tutorial to make sure that you don’t loose your screen dumps even if your phone some day should unexpectedly break.
So why would anyone ever need to capture what goes on on their phones screen you might ask… Well I can only speak for myself, but the first time I really found this useful was the day I started my very own web page about Android phones.
In general though I think that the screenshot feature is most used by those using the app Snapchat. So this tutorial should be very useful for those who want to take pictures of their friends Snapchat pictures.
If you are one of the many people who have updated your Xperia Z to the latest sofware version you can no longer use this way of doing the screen cap. I contacted Sony support on your behalf to find out what was going on and this is wat they replied :
The latest update for Sony Xperia Z you cannot use power/off button to make a print screen, you need to hold the power/off button and volume down simultaneously.
If you haven’t updated your xperia z and would like to know how chack out this tutorial : How to update the Xperia z to the latest software version.