You can take a picture (screenshot) or record a video of your Pixel phone’s screen. After you capture your screen, you can view, edit, and share the image or video.

How to take a Google Pixel screenshot

  1. Open the screen that you want to capture.
  2. Press the Power and Volume down buttons at the same time.
  3. Your phone will take a picture of the screen and save it.
  4. At the bottom left, you’ll find a preview of your screenshot.

How to find, share & edit your Google Pixel screenshot

To find a screenshot you just took, at the bottom left, tap the preview of your screenshot.

How to find all your screenshots

How to share your screenshot

To share a screenshot, find it and tap Share How to take a screenshot or record your screen on your Google Pixel phone.

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How to edit your screenshot

How to translate your screenshot (Pixel 3 & later)

Important: You can only translate screenshots in these languages:

  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

How to record your Google Pixel screen

Find screen recordings

Related resources

  • Edit photos with the Photos app
  • Find things in photos with the Photos app
  • Record audio on your Pixel phone
  • Record a video on your Pixel phone

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