Screen Record on Android 14 with Default Recorder and Alternatives

Nola Jones Nola Jones
Nov 28, 2022 (Updated: Dec 09, 2022)Filed to: Record Video

The Android screen recording feature is only supported by Android 10/11/12/13/14 and later versions. Some new Android 14 users may not have yet used this feature on their phones. So, this post will tell you how to use the built-in recorder. Besides this, many people will say that if you use the built-in recorder too long, your phone will get hot, and the running speed will get low. So, to solve this problem, this post will also tell you alternatives to screen record on Android without causing lag.

Part 1: Use AnyRec Phone Mirror to Record Phone Without Lag

If you want to play and record Android with a larger display screen, you can use AnyRec Phone Mirror. The program can screen mirror Android to your Windows computer. All your Android apps can run as fast as before. Later, you can successfully use the built-in screen recorder to screen record on Android 14/13/12/11/10/9/8 and earlier versions.

The most significant advantage is that you do not have to worry that the recorder will take up your RAM and space. Many people report that their phones will overheat when using the recorder app. And some gamers will say that if you use the built-in recorder for too long, your phone will lag out, and the game will be stuck now and then. And when you use AnyRec Phone Mirror, these situations will not exist anymore.

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Step 1.Launch AnyRec Phone Mirror. Click the "Android Mirror" button on the main interface.

Choose your Device Type

Step 2.Connect Android to your computer. You can download "FoneLab Mirror" on your Android phone if you use the "Wi-Fi connection". Make sure your computer and phone are the same "Wi-Fi connection", then tap "Detect" on your phone to find your computer to start casting.

Android Wifi Connection Detect

You can also enter a pin code on "FoneLab Mirror" to input the pin code displayed on your computer. And then, your phone and computer will be connected.

Android Wifi Connection Pin code

And the last way to the "Wi-Fi connection" is to scan the QR code, and it’s also the easiest way. Open "FoneLab Mirror" to scan the QR code on the computer to start casting.

Android WIFI Connection Scan QR Code

And another connection way is the "USB Connection". Follow the on-screen guide to connect Android to Windows 11/10/8/7.

Android USB Connection

Step 3.After that, you can click the "Record" button from the bottom screen. And you can click the "Screenshot" button to take a screenshot. Later, click the "Stop" button to end the recording.

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Part 2: Built-in Android Phone Recorder to Capture Screen

There is also a built-in recorder in recent Android 14/13/12/11/10 phones. You can use it conveniently to screen record on Android. But if your Android phone doesn't have a built-in recorder, you can use AnyRec Phone Mirror to record your screen.

Step 1.Pull down the Notification panel from the screen top to see your quick settings options. Tap "Screen Recorder" with a camera icon and let the device record the screen.

Step 2.Tap "Start" and a countdown will begin. When the countdown is over, the recording starts. And if you want to record the microphone, there will be a microphone figure at the top of the screen.

Step 3.To stop recording, swipe down from the screen top and tap the "Screen Recorder" again. Or you can just tap "Stop" with a red button at the top of the screen. The video will be saved to your phone's media storage when a recording is stopped.

Android Built in Recorder

Part 3: Google Play Games to Briefly Record Game on Android

Google Play Games is a free option if you're looking to record gameplay on Android 14. But it can only record Android gameplay in 480P or 720P HD. The advantage of this app is you can record any game and add footage from your phone's front camera.

Step 1.Open the Google Play Games app. Choose a game. Tap the game you want to record, then tap "Record" at the top. From here, choose the video quality.

Step 2.Tap "Launch" to start your game, and a floating bubble will appear on the screen with recording settings for you to choose from. The buttons surrounding your head will control your microphone and the front camera, and the recording.

Step 3.Tap the red button to start recording your video. After a three-second countdown, Google Play Games will begin recording. Tap "Record" again to stop. Once the video ends, you can edit it or upload it to social media if you wish.

Google Play Games Recorder

Part 4: FAQs about Screening Record on Android


Now you must know how to screen record on Android, even with those that do not have a built-in recorder Android version. Using the built-in recorder is a convenient and easy way to record screens. But if you want to record a long video and something is forbidden by the default tool, you can use AnyRec Phone Mirror to capture your phone’s screen.

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