Taking screenshots, or capturing a photograph of the current display on your Samsung Galaxy S4, 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 S4
These are the easy steps you need to take to take a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy S4:
Time required: 2 minutes on average
Start by opening the app, website, or chat room that you wish to capture a screenshot of on your Samsung Galaxy S4.
There are two ways to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy S4: the standard Android method, which involves pressing the power and volume down keys at the same time, and
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.
When you take a picture with your Samsung Galaxy S4, it will be saved instantly in your device’s gallery.
To edit, crop, or share the most recent capture you made with your Galaxy S4, open the gallery and the photos and images will show in chronological order.
- Open the Samsung screen or app you want to capture.
- Slide your finger down from the top of the Samsung Galaxy S4 screen and tap the “Screenshot” icon.
- The photo is saved in your Samsung phone or tablet’s gallery. The home screen has a photo gallery.
About Samsung S4:
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA|
|LAUNCH||Announced||2013, March. Released 2013, April|
|BODY||Dimensions||136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm (5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||130 g (4.59 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, plastic frame|
|Size||5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~72.3% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~441 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to 5.0.1 (Lollipop), TouchWiz UI|
|Chipset||Exynos 5410 Octa (28 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4×1.2 GHz Cortex-A7)|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||16GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 2GB RAM, 64GB 2GB RAM|
|MAIN CAMERA||Single||13 MP, f/2.2, 31mm (standard), 1/3.1″, 1.14µm, AF|
|Features||LED flash, HDR|
|SELFIE CAMERA||Single||2 MP, f/2.4, 31mm (standard)|
|Features||Dual video call|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0 (MHL 2 TV-out), USB On-The-Go|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, temperature, humidity, gesture|
S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
|BATTERY||Type||Li-Ion 2600 mAh, removable|
|Charging||Qi wireless charging – market dependent|
|Stand-by||Up to 370 h (3G)|
|Talk time||Up to 17 h (3G)|
|Music play||Up to 62 h|
|MISC||Colors||White Frost, Black Mist, Arctic Blue, Black Edition|
|Models||GT-I9500, SGH-I337M, SGH-M919, GT-I9507V, SHV-E330L, SPH-L720T, SHV-E300S, SHV-E300L, SHV-E300K, GT-I9507, SGH-M919N|
|SAR||0.85 W/kg (head) 1.55 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.42 W/kg (head) 0.54 W/kg (body)|
|Price||About 320 EUR|
|TESTS||Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal) / 3.352:1 (sunlight)|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Loudspeaker||Voice 70dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 77dB|
|Audio quality||Noise -95.9dB / Crosstalk -96.4dB|
Endurance rating 65h