How To Take A Screenshot On Galaxy S21, S21+ & S21 Ultra?

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The Galaxy S21 series is an unbeatable flagship from Samsung with amazing spec. It comes with a 6.2 inches Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1300 nits bright touchscreen display with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection on top of it. The Galaxy S21 is also packed with the all new Android 11 & One UI 3.1. It also got Octa-core Cortex X1  processor and Mali-G78 GPU.

However today rather than going deep into it's specs we are concentrating on the screenshot taking methods on the wonderful phone. There are multiple methods so please read the tutorial carefully.

The compatible Galaxy S21 series models for this method are;

  • Samsung Galaxy S21 5G SM-G991B, SM-G991U, SM-G991U1, SM-G991W, SM-G991N and SM-G9910
  • Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus 5G SM-G996B, SM-G996U, SM-G996U1, SM-G996W, SM-G996N and SM-G9960
  • Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G SM-G998B, SM-G998U, SM-G998U1, SM-G998W, SM-G998N and SM-G9980

Before proceeding to the screenshot tutorial let me list out some other useful Galaxy S21 tutorials which may interest you;


Steps to take a screenshot on Samsung Galaxy S21, S21+ & S21 Ultra


In this method we are going to take the screenshot using a palm swipe. To do that first you need to enable the feature from settings menu if not already did.

For that tap on "Settings" from the app drawer.

Now scroll down and tap on "Motion and gestures".

Once you tap on "Motion and gestures" you will get the below screen. Now tap on "Palm swipe to capture".

Now you will get the below screen. Here you can use the toggle switch either to enable or disable the feature on your Galaxy S21.

When enabled the switch will turn to green colour and will get greyed out when disabled.

Now as shown in the above image just swipe your palm across the screen of which you want have a screenshot and the image will be saved in the "Gallery" in JPEG format.

Now lets proceed to the method 2.


This method is the most easiest one. Just press and hold the "Vol-Down" + "Power" buttons at the same time to get a screenshot of the current screen.                                                                                                             

Normal queries for this tutorial

  • How To Take A Screenshot on Samsung Galaxy S21?
  • How To Take A Screenshot on Samsung Galaxy  S21+?
  • How To Take A Screenshot on Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra?
  • How To Take A Screen print on Samsung Galaxy S21, S21+ and S21 Ultra?

If you have faced any issues while trying to take a screenshot on your Galaxy S21, S21+ or S21 Ultra, please feel free to post it in the comment section below, don't worry I will help you as fast I can.

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