Google is said to work on a new screenshot utility and it had already arrived with Android 9. However, if you are using an older version of the Android operating system, then you can’t enjoy the new native screenshot utility.

In this article, we are going to talk about the Partial Screenshot feature which you see on Android 9 or probably on Android 10. The Partial screenshot feature allows users to crop screenshots and capture only the specific parts of the screen. The feature is very helpful and it would help you to avoid unnecessary parts from a screenshot.

Take Partial Screenshots on Android in 2020

So, in this article, we are going to share the best method to take partial screenshots on any Android smartphone. So, let’s explore the few best ways to capture partial screenshots on Android in 2020.

1. Using Screenshot Crop & Share

Screenshot Crop and share is a multifunctional and powerful screenshot application to capture a partial screenshot. It’s a full-fledged screenshot utility that can be used to share, edit, delete and take scrolling and partial screenshot. Let’s check out how to use Screenshot crop & share to capture a partial screenshot on Android 2019

Step 1. First of all, download and install Screenshot Crop & Share on your Android smartphone.

Step 2. Now open the installed app and it will ask you to grant few permissions. Make sure to grant every permission that the app asks for.

Grant the permissions
Grant the permissions

Step 3. After granting all the permissions, you will see a bubble-type floating toolbar on your home screen.

The floating toolbar on Android's homescreen
The floating toolbar on Android’s home screen

Step 4. Simply tap on the Pencil icon to capture partial screenshots on your Android smartphone.

Tap on the 'Pencil' icon to capture selected area
Tap on the ‘Pencil’ icon to capture a selected area

That’s it, you are done! This is how you can use Screenshot Crop & Share on your Android smartphone to capture partial screenshots.

Using Nougat Partial Screenshot

Well, the partial screenshot feature is added to the Android N operating system. So, with Android N-ify, you can have lots of Android N related features on your smartphone. So, let’s check out how to use Android N-ify to enable a Partial screenshot on Android. Android N-ify Xposed Module

Step 1. Download and install the Xposed Framework on your device. (If you as of now have exposed introduced then skirt this progression)

Step 2. Download the Android N-ify Xposed Module from above.

Install Android N-ify module
Install Android N-ify module

Step 3. Install and activate the N-ify Module.

Step 4. Now tap on the ‘About’ icon located on the top right corner. Next, tap on the Android N Logo a few times to enable the experimental feature.

Enable the experimental feature
Enable the experimental feature

Step 5. Head to the main menu and then enable ‘Experimental Setting’. This enables the ‘Partial Screenshot’ option.

That’s it, you are done! Now just restart your Android and you will be able to capture the partial screenshot.

Alternative Apps To Take Partial Screenshots:

There are few other Android apps available on the Play Store that lets you capture Partial Screenshots on Android. Below, we have shared a few best Android apps to take partial screenshots on Android.

1. Screen Master

Screen Master
Screen Master

It is a free, easy-to-use, no rooting required screenshot & image markup tool, lets you take screenshots on your tablet, phone, or other Android devices the easy way! Screen Master also provides a variety of annotation features such as crop, add text, pixelated image, draw an arrow, rectangle, circle, and so on.

2. Selection


This is another best Android app that you can use to capture partial screenshots on your Android smartphone. With this tool, you can capture a screenshot and can crop it as you want. You can even capture cropped screenshots directly with the help of the Selection Android app.

3. Screenshot Assistant

Screenshot Assistant
Screenshot Assistant

Well, Screenshot Assistant is another best Android app that you can use to capture screenshots by holding the home button. This app also lets users capture partial screenshots. Moreover, you can even crop your captured screenshot to the desired sized directly through this app.

So, this article is all about how to Take Partial Screenshots on Your Android Device. I hope this article helped you! Share it with your friends also.