Taking screenshots, or capturing a photograph of the current display on your Samsung Galaxy S5 Active
, 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 S5 Active
These are the easy steps you need to take to take a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy S5 Active
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 S5 Active.
There are two ways to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active 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 S5 Active, it will be saved instantly in your device’s gallery.
To edit, crop, or share the most recent capture you made with your Galaxy S5 Active 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 S5 Active 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 S5 Active:
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|LAUNCH||Announced||2014, May. Released 2014, May|
|BODY||Dimensions||145.3 x 73.4 x 8.9 mm (5.72 x 2.89 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||170.1 g (6.00 oz)|
|IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)
|Size||5.1 inches, 71.7 cm2 (~67.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~432 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), TouchWiz UI|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 (28 nm)|
|CPU||Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||16GB (11.2GB user available), 2GB RAM|
|MAIN CAMERA||Single||16 MP, f/2.2, 31mm (standard), AF|
|Features||LED flash, panorama, HDR|
|SELFIE CAMERA||Single||2 MP, f/2.4, 22mm (wide)|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, heart rate|
|BATTERY||Type||Li-Ion 2800 mAh, removable|
|Stand-by||Up to 480 h|
|Talk time||Up to 29 h|
|MISC||Colors||Camo Green, Titanium Grey, Ruby Red|
|Models||SM-G870A, SC-02G, SM-G870D, SM-G870F, SM-G870W|
|SAR||0.92 W/kg (head) 1.48 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.67 W/kg (head) 0.45 W/kg (body)|
|Price||About 400 EUR|
|TESTS||Performance||Basemark OS II 2.0: 1073
Basemark X: 12111
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Loudspeaker||Voice 73dB / Noise 69dB / Ring 76dB|
|Audio quality||Noise -96.1dB / Crosstalk -96.5dB|
Endurance rating 70h