Capturing android emulator screen shot is important for app developer, app screenshot can be used for portfolio websites, android development tutorials websites. Below are the steps

  1. Click on “…” in emulator setting dialogue.
  2. Take your screenshot


To find/set the location of the screenshot taken above, go to ‘Setting’ and follows as highlighted above.

You can also capture a screenshot with Android Studio as follows:

  1. Run your app on a connected device or emulator. If using a connected device, be sure you have enabled USB debugging.
  2. In Android Studio, open Logcat by navigating to View > Tool Windows > Logcat.
  3. Select the device and a process from the drop-down at the top of the window.
  4. Click Screen Capture on the left side of the window.
Taking Screenshot using Logcat

The screenshot captured above will appears in a Screenshot Editor window. Screenshot Editor window allows to further edit the screenshot, and allows to save it for various type of devices.