How to take a screenshot on the Xiaomi Mi A1

The latest entrant of Android One series is out in the form of Xiaomi Mi A1. It is a power packed smartphone with pure Android operating system packed in a premium body.

Like any other smartphone, you can take screenshots on Mi A1 too. Screenshots are extremely helpful, whether it is a funny meme, an important document, a chat thread or anything else, it is often easier to share these things via a screenshot than all other sharing methods.

How to take a Screenshot on the Xiaomi Mi A1

  1. Open the screen you want to capture.
  2. Press and hold the Power button and Volume down button together for a couple of seconds. When you hear a capture sound or see an animation on screen, it indicates the screenshot has been captured.
  3. Release the buttons.
  4. Pull down the notification panel and click on the notification to open the screenshot or open the Gallery app to access it.


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