How to screenshot on Samsung J3 Emerge | Step by Step User Guide

Taking screenshots, or capturing a photograph of the current display on your Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge

, is a crucial feature of any modern smartphone or tablet.

​​The good news is that this capability is built right into Android 11 and One UI 3.1, so there’s no need to download any third-party apps to get it.

You can share a WhatsApp chat, Tinder profile, Instagram story, Facebook photo, or video clip from your device’s storage by taking a screenshot.

How to screenshot on Samsung J3 Emerge

Method 1:

These are the easy steps you need to take to take a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy  J3 Emerge:

Time required: 2 minutes on average

First Step:

Start by opening the app, website, or chat room that you wish to capture a screenshot of on your Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge.

Second Step:

There are two ways to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge: the standard Android method, which involves pressing the power and volume down keys at the same time, and 

How to screenshot on Samsung
Samsung’s own system, which involves swiping the palm of your hand from the right side to the left (or vice versa) of the screen. Depending on the software version you’re using, you might not have access to this feature.

First, you’ll need to enable the “Move palm to capture” option in the settings before you can use this gesture to take a screenshot.

Move palm to capture

Third step:

When you take a picture with your Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge, it will be saved instantly in your device’s gallery.


Fourth step:

To edit, crop, or share the most recent capture you made with your Galaxy J3 Emerge open the gallery and the photos and images will show in chronological order.

Gallary View

Method 2:

  1. Open the Samsung screen or app you want to capture.
  2. Slide your finger down from the top of the Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge screen and tap the “Screenshot” icon.
  3. The photo is saved in your Samsung phone or tablet’s gallery. The home screen has a photo gallery.

About Samsung J3 Emerge:

Versions: Galaxy J3 Emerge J327P (Sprint); Galaxy J3 Eclipse J327V (Verizon); Galaxy J3 Prime J327T (T-Mobile); Galaxy Express Prime 2 J327A (AT&T); Galaxy Amp Prime 2 J327A (Cricket)

LAUNCH Announced 2017, January. Released 2017, January
Status Discontinued
BODY Dimensions 140.9 x 70.1 x 8.7 mm (5.55 x 2.76 x 0.34 in)
Weight 147 g (5.19 oz)
Size 5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~69.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~294 ppi density)
PLATFORM OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Android 7.0 (Nougat) – Amp Prime 2
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 (28 nm) – Sprint
Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 (28 nm) – BoostMobile, Cricket, T-Mobile
CPU Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 – Sprint
Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 – BoostMobile, Cricket, T-Mobile
GPU Adreno 505 – Sprint
Adreno 308 – BoostMobile, Cricket, T-Mobile
MEMORY Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 16GB 1.5GB RAM
eMMC 5.1
MAIN CAMERA Single 5 MP, f/1.9, AF
Features LED flash, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps (J3 Emerge, J3 Eclipse, Galaxy J3 Prime); 720p@30fps (Amp Prime 2)
SELFIE CAMERA Single 2 MP, f/2.2
SOUND Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
Radio FM radio (operator dependant)
USB microUSB 2.0
FEATURES Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
BATTERY Type Li-Ion 2600 mAh, removable
Stand-by Up to 408 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 23 h (3G)
Music play Up to 71 h
MISC Colors Silver, Black
Models SM-J327A, SM-J327, SM-J327T, SM-J327V, SM-J327P, SM-J327W, SM-J326AZ
Price About 200 EUR

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