Apple unveiled the all-new iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus, along side the iPhone X to mark the 10th anniversary of the company. The iPhone X is completely different looking than all the previous models, but the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are standard upgrades of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus.

Since there is no Home button on the iPhone X, the process to take screenshots with it is a little different, but quite simple. For the newer iPhones unveiled at the event, the steps to take screenshots remains the same as the previous models. Below, we have listed all the steps you need to follow in order to take screenshots on iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. So, let’s have a look at it!

how to take screenshots on iphone 8 and 8 plus

How to Take Screenshots on iPhone 8 and 8 Plus?

You can use this method to not only take screenshots on the newer models, but also on the earlier models like the iPhone 7, 7 Plus and so on!

  1. Open the app or the screen on your phone that you want to take a screenshot of.
  2. Now, press and hold the Power button on the right side on the phone and at the exact same time, click the Home button.
  3. You will see a bright flash on your device’s screen and hear a camera shutter sound.
  4. The screenshot will now be captured.

If you are using the previous models of the iPhone with iOS 10 or earlier, then the screenshot you just captured will be stored in the “All Photos” album or the “Camera Roll”.

However, if you are using the iOS 11 on your phone, then the screenshots will be Photos app. One awesome thing about the Photos app in iOS 11 is that you can edit your screenshots before sharing it with your friends via Messages app or email.

Read: How to Take Screenshots on iPhone X?

So, this is how easy it is to take screenshots on iPhone 8 and 8 Plus! If you liked the article, then make sure to share it with your friends who are going to purchase the newer models of the iPhones.


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