How To Take Screenshot On Sony Xperia E1 ?


Sony Xperia E1 is the newest addition in the smartphone lineup of Xperia series Sony phones. And if you own it, then here is an easy technique to take screenshot on this Xperia E1 handset.

Why to take screenshot? Common guys! The smartphone can provide so many uses after you take screenshot on it. You can have multiple uses of this feature and in the modern times, the screenshot feature is being equipped by the stock Android itself.

Since, Xperia E1 is working on Android v4.3 Jelly Bean OS, you can easily take screenshot on it. No need of those lengthier methods of rooting and installing Android development kit. Just follow the below method:

How to screenshot Sony Xperia E1 ?

Hardware Combination Method

Hardware key combination method is one of the most common and easiest methods which almost every smartphone manufacturer has adopted by this time. You will have to follow the following given steps to take screenshot on your device.

STEP 1 – Firstly, you will have to decide which screen has to be captured as a screenshot. It can be a screen showing some contacts, your WhatsApp conversation with someone, homescreen of Xperia E1, the user interface showing icons and preinstalled applications, a game’s score or any other thing. So, to start with, simply navigate to the desired screen.

STEP 2 – On the right side, there are keys- Volume Rocker and Power key. The rounder one and the lower volume key i.e. Volume Down keys are of our concern.

STEP 3 – Now press the two keys- power Key and Volume Down key together and hold them for 1-2 seconds. Shutter! You will hear a camera capture sound and an animation on the display. This will confirm that the action has been registered by the processor.



Now the screenshot will be saved in the memory and you can explore it manually by either tracking it through the notification bar (just after taking screenshot) or by going into the phone’s gallery and searching for the Screenshot folder (anytime).

So, guys! Isn’t it a very easy method? If you have any problem, you can comment below. Also share us on social media if you found this post really helpful.


Xperia E1 has arrived with two variants according to the SIM slots i.e. you can buy the single SIM Xperia E1 or dual SIM Xperia E1 according to your need. Packing up quad band 2G and 3G network configurations, this handset stands with a 4 inches display having resolution of 480×800 pixels. 12 mm thickness is not tolerable of this device.

It has 4 GB internal memory and 512 MB RAM. The battery unit is of 1750 mAh in power. The device has average features like 3.15 MP rear camera with no front snapper. You will not be able to take a selfie. It supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPRS and EDGE features.

The Android OS is also out dated but not bad- Android Jelly Bean v4.3 OS and the processor 1.2 GHz dual core type with MSM8210 Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset.


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