Google Keyboard app is designed to replace stock keyboard of Android devices. Mostly, the stock keyboard is simpler and lacks customization and advanced features which a custom built keyboard offers. So, if you are tired of using your phone or tablet with its original keyboard or that does not serve you well then you may give Google Keyboard a try. Typing with Google Keyboard is fast and fun with gesture typing, voice typing, words suggestions and hundreds of emojis.
Create notes and type texts all with Google Keyboard app for Android. Google Keyboard makes text input quick, smart and easy. This keyboard is responsive and gives smoother typing experience. It provides gesture typing which gives gliding feeling on screen. The keyboard also supports voice input. Just say something and Keyboard will write that for you. The advanced word recognition and next word prediction features enables faster typing by automatically recognizing written text and displaying predicted words. Google Keyboard supports hundreds of emojis to express the feeling. Emojis can also be selected by pressing and holding enter button.
Google Keyboard look can be customized with themes. One look does not attract your eyes or fit the device color scheme, then get rid of that and select the better one of your choice. This keyboard like many other also has got the popup animation on keypress. While typing, an animation pops up that displays what letter or character you are adding now. This feature is quite useful when you are entering your password. Moreover, gesture typing also has got dynamic floating preview. Space aware gesture enables gesture through the space bar. Google Keyboard layout adjusts itself according to the size of screen thus can be used on small or large screen phones and tablets. Typing is possible in both portrait and landscape mode. Google Keyboard now supports over 25 languages. More new features and language support is coming soon in newer updates.
Current Version: 5.1.23
Supports OS: Android 4.2 and above
Safe to Install: Google Keyboard APK was fetched from Play Store and published here without any modifications. See its hashes on download page.
– Themes: Customize keyboard with favorite photos or colors.
– Layout support: Burmese, Southern Sotho, Turkmen, Urdu, Welsh, Xhosa.
– Gesture typing & suggestions in: Albanian, Arabic, Basque, Bosnian, English (Australia), English (India), Esperanto, Irish, Javanese, Mongolian, Montenegrin (Cyrillic, Latin), Nepali, Portuguese (Africa), Sundanese, Tajik, Tatar, Zulu
– Add recent emoji to suggestion strip.
– Supports Android N.
– Bug fixes, including passwords with Talkback and missing key labels.
Overview of Previous Updates:
– Personal directory fix for devices powered with Android 4.4 or later versions.
– Added support for Android Marshmallow.
– Stability improvements and bugs fixes.
– New material design themes to customize look.
– Improved interface for corrections and suggestions.