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adb pull /dev/graphics/fb0 /dev/stdout | ffmpeg -vframes 1 -vcodec rawvideo -f rawvideo -pix_fmt rgb32 -s 480x800 -i pipe:0 -f image2 -vcodec png screenshot.png
Works with *rooted* Android devices. 400x800 are the screen dimensions of a typical handheld smartphone.

By: mhs
2012-12-26 13:21:18

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Seems like the resolution is hardcoded in the command (-s 480x800). You may have to adjust that for different devices.
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