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How To Take A Video Screenshot on Apple iPhone 8

by Simon Todd
How To Take A Video Screenshot on Apple iPhone 8

Step-by-Step Guide to Taking a Video Screenshot on Your Apple iPhone 8

Taking a screenshot of a video on your Apple iPhone 8 is an easy process. Follow these steps to capture the perfect moment from your favorite video:

1. Open the video you want to take a screenshot of and press the “Home” button and the “Sleep/Wake” button at the same time.

2. You will hear a shutter sound, indicating that you have successfully taken a screenshot of your video.

3. To view your screenshot, open up Photos app on your iPhone 8 and select “Albums” at the bottom right corner of the screen.

4. Select “Screenshots” from Albums list and you will be able to see all screenshots taken with your device including those taken from videos.
5. Tap on any one of them to view it in full size or share it with friends via social media or email by tapping on Share icon located at top right corner of each photo thumbnail in Screenshots album list page .

How to Capture and Share the Perfect Video Screenshot from Your Apple iPhone 8

Capturing and sharing the perfect video screenshot from your Apple iPhone 8 is a simple process that can be completed in just a few steps.

First, open the video you wish to capture a screenshot from. Once the video is playing, press and hold down the Sleep/Wake button on the right side of your phone until you see “Slide to Power Off” appear on your screen. At this point, press and release quickly the Volume Up button located on the left side of your phone. This will take a screenshot of whatever frame was playing at that moment in time.

The screenshot will be saved automatically to your Photos app where it can be viewed or shared with others via text message or social media platforms such as Facebook or Twitter. To share it directly from within Photos, select “Share” at the bottom left corner of your screen and choose how you would like to send it out (e-mail, text message etc.). You can also save it as an image file by selecting “Save Image” at the top right corner of your screen before sending it out.

By following these simple steps, you can easily capture and share perfect video screenshots from your Apple iPhone 8 with friends and family!


Q1: How do I take a video screenshot on my Apple iPhone 8?

A1: To take a video screenshot on your Apple iPhone 8, press and hold the Side button and Volume Up button at the same time. This will capture a still image of whatever is currently playing in the video.