Method 1: Physical Buttons

The easiest way to take a screenshot on a Xiaomi is to use the physical buttons on your phone. Here's how:

  1. Go to the screen you want to capture.
  2. Hold down the "Power" button and the "Volume Down" button simultaneously for a few seconds.
  3. Release both buttons when you see a screenshot animation appear on the screen.

Method 2: Quick screenshot button

If you don't want to use the physical buttons, Xiaomi also offers a quick screenshot option on some of its models. Here's how to activate and use it:

  1. Open the "Settings" app on your Xiaomi.
  2. Select "Display" then "Notification and status bar".
  3. Enable the "Screenshot" option.
  4. Go back to the screen you want to capture and swipe down from the top of the screen to open the notification bar.
  5. Tap the screenshot icon to take the screenshot.

Method 3: Use third-party apps

If you are looking for more advanced screen capture features, you can also use third-party apps available on the Google Play Store. Here are some examples :

  • Super Screenshot: allows you to take screenshots with shapes and annotations.
  • Screen Master: Provides screen recording and video capture options.
  • Screen Recorder: records your screen and also allows you to take screenshots.

With these apps, you can customize your screenshots and annotate them with shapes and text.


That's it, now you know how to take a screenshot on Xiaomi. Whether you use the physical buttons, the quick screenshot button, or third-party apps, it's a simple and convenient feature that will surely come in handy.

Feel free to share your favorite Xiaomi screenshot tips or apps in the comments below!