How To Take Screenshot on Nexus 6P & Nexus 5X (Marshmallow)

We talked about how you can video record on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. You need a third party app and you are done. But what about screenshots? How can you take a screenshot on your Nexus 6P or Nexus 5X running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow? Well, it is much easier than screen video recording. You don’t need a third-party app. You only need your fingers.

Android 6.0 Marshmallow, just like previous versions of Android, can take screenshots without third-party apps. Since different phones have different skins, there are various methods to take a screenshot. In this article, we will be showing you how to take a screenshot on the Nexus 6P and 5X, as well as every other Nexus phone such as Nexus 6, Nexus 5 and more running on Marshmallow.

Screenshots are very useful because they capture everything that is being displayed on the screen and save it in the form of an image which you can access any time. It is very useful when you want to save the information displayed on the screen to read it later.

How to take screenshots on Android 6.0 Marshmallow

  1. Take your Nexus 6P or Nexus 5X.
  2. Go to the screen that you want to capture and press the volume down and power button at the same time.
  3. Keep pressing the buttons until the phone takes a screenshot.
  4. Now you can release the buttons.

You can now access the screenshot by going to Gallery > Screenshots. This folder contains all the screenshots that you have and will take.



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