Finally, the latest flagship killer “OnePlus 5” released after lots of leaks and rumors. The device has the OxygenOS 4.5.0 stock firmware based on the latest Android Nougat update. OnePlus keeps things easier when it comes to screenshot. Amazingly, you can take, edit, and share a screenshot on OnePlus 5. In addition, it also allows you to take a large scrolling screenshot when you have to share the complete web page to your friend.
Well, we all know that taking the screenshot is a useful feature in all devices in a case when you have some restriction on your device. Every device has its own routes of taking the screenshot. While talking about OnePlus 5 tips and trick, it makes your life good even better. Thus, here are our tips to take a screenshot on your OnePlus 5, it allows you to take the screenshot in a couple of different ways. Let’s find out the best way!
How to Take, Edit and Share a Screenshot on OnePlus 5
Whether you want to use the hardware keys or gesture, you can take a screenshot in two different ways. Let me show you the step-by-step process to take a screenshot on OnePlus 5.
- How to take screenshot on OnePlus 5 using Hardware buttons
- How to take screenshot on OnePlus 5 using Gesture or Three-Finger Touch
- How to take scrolling screenshot on OnePlus 5
- How to Edit and Share Screenshot on OnePlus 5
How to take screenshot on OnePlus 5 using Hardware buttons
Step #1. Go to the Screen which you want to take a screenshot.
Step #2. Press and hold the Power and Volume Down button at the same time for a few seconds.
Step #3. Then, you will hear a camera shutter sound; it indicates that your screenshot has been taken.
Step #4. Now your screenshot will appear in the notification bar; you can click on it to see the taken shot.
How to take screenshot on OnePlus 5 using Gesture or Three-Finger Touch
Unluckily, if you are not able to take the screenshot via physical keys, then you can use the Gesture or three-finger touch method to screenshot OnePlus 5 screen.
Step #1. Launch Settings on your phone.
Step #2. Tap on Gesture.
Step #3. Next, Enable “Three-Finger Screenshot” by sliding the slider to the right.
Step #4. Find the screen you would like to screenshot.
Step #5. Swipe down three-finger in the screen from top to button, and you will see the screenshot captured.
How to take scrolling screenshot on OnePlus 5
OnePlus 5 also offers scrolling screenshot to take a long shot of the content, here’s how to do it.
Step #1. Locate the screen which you want a longer screenshot.
Step #2. Press and hold the Power and Volume Down button concurrently until you get the screen animation.
Step #3. Now you will see the toolbar show up at the button of the screen, tap on the rectangular button at the right of the center similar to a phone screen.
Step #4. Your device will start scrolling down the screen and taking the longer screenshot of the page.
Step #5. Tap the screen to stop the scrolling screenshot. If you don’t stop the scrolling, your Oneplus 5 will stop when it touches the bottom of the content or reach the maximum image file size.
How to Edit and Share Screenshot on OnePlus 5
Before sharing the screenshot with your friend, if you want to add some filter or highlight some point in the screenshot then follow this below steps.
Step #1. Take OnePlus 5 screenshot either using hardware button or gesture method.
Step #2. Once you captured a screenshot, you will see a toolbar at the bottom of the screen with some quick options.
- To Instant share: If you want to share the image instantly then tap the leftmost button which looks like three dots connected with two lines. Here’s you can select the app that you want to share the shot.
- To Edit: If you want to edit the screenshot before sharing with your friend, tap the button that looks like a pencil. Edit the image and tap on Save at the top right corner of the screen.
That’s it! Cheers!
This is how you can capture screenshot in smart ways with the OnePlus 5. If you have found something tricky on your OnePlus 5, then do not hesitate to share us in the comments and stay connected with us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.