How to take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3

This year Asus has launched multiple variants of Zenfone 3. This includes Zenfone 3 Deluxe, Zenfone 3 Laser and Zenfone 3 Ultra to name few. In this post we will learn on how to take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3.

How to take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3

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How to take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3

There are multiple ways through which you can capture screenshot in Zenfone 3.  Here are the simple ways to perform print screen on this device.

1st Method: Using the hardware keys

This is the most common way of capturing screenshot on any Android smartphone which works on this device as well.

  • Go to the screen on which you want to take screenshot.
  • Press and hold volume down and power button simultaneously.
  • The screenshot will be captured.

2nd Method: Taking screenshot on Zenfone 3 using screenshot button

For capturing screenshot using this method, you need to customise on the quick settings option. This is one time settings.

  • Go to quick setting options which you can access by swiping down on home screen.
  • Now tap on to edit(2nd icon from top right).
  • Under “Select tools to show on quick settings panel”, enable “screenshot”.
  • As you can select only 4 tools, you might need to disable any of one of the currently showing tool.
  • Now whenever you want to take screenshot, go to quick settings panel and tap on to screenshot button. The screenshot will be captured.

3rd Method: Taking screenshot on Zenfone 3 using recent apps button

To take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3 using this method, follow the steps given below.

  • Go to settings->”Asus customised settings”.
  • Tap on to Recent apps key.
  • Select “Tap and hold to take screenshot”.
  • Now whenever you want to take screenshot, tap and hold recent apps key. It will take the screenshot.

How to set screenshot file format in Asus Zenfone 3 and where the screenshot will be saved?

  • To set the file format of taken screenshot, go to Settings->Screenshot option.
  • Tap on to Screenshot file format. You have the option of selecting JPEG or PNG.

The taken screenshot will be saved in the gallery folder.

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  • Md Masud Oct 7, 2016, 1:43 pm

    Thanks for providing a great article about How to take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3.

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