How to take a screenshot on Xiaomi Mi 5X

The Xiaomi Mi 5X has just been unveiled in China today. The major attraction of the device of this mid-range handset is its dual camera setup on the back which comes with Apple iPhone 7 Plus-like telephoto lens for optical zoom.

The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC hooked onto 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. Akin to most of the handsets these days, it comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD display which comes in quite handy while using social media apps like Facebook and Instagram.

After all, more screen real estate accommodates more content in one scroll. And more often than not, you’ll find some interesting memes or images worth sharing with your buddies while scrolling through these apps. What better way to share them, than with a screenshot?

That’s exactly why we are sharing the steps required to capture screenshots on your newly purchased Xiaomi Mi 5X. Follow the steps mentioned below:

How to take a screenshot on Xiaomi Mi 5X

  1. Head to the screen or app you intend to capture on your Mi 5X.
  2. Press and hold the Power and Volume Down buttons together until an animation (along with a notification) appears on your screen.
  3. Click on the notification to open the image or open the Gallery app to access the image.

That’s it!

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