Download latest update of Google keyboard app, Google has released a new update of its keyboard app today with some new features to all Android users. The good news is that, Today's update will support all Android 4+ devices.
The Google Keyboard Android app now updated to v18.104.22.168465643, here is the build number of today's update is 24512116. As today's update support all Android 4+ devices, so you low end devices also can install this update.
Google has added some new features from Android N Dev Preview 4 update. I have downloaded this update to explore the new features from this update. Here is the full change-log of today's update.
Google Keyboard v1.21.12 APK Change-log:
• Slide finger across the space bar to move cursor
• Slide left from delete key to gesture delete words
• Long press suggestions to remove learned or dictionary words
• Settings to add key borders or symbol hints
• One handed mode for large screens
• Gesture typing in: Afrikaans, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Estonian, Galician, Georgian, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian,Kazakh,Kyrgyz,Macedonian, Malay, Persian, Slovak, Swahili, Tagalog, Ukrainian, Uzbek, Vietnamese(Telex)
All above features are from Google's latest Android update. As we all know that Google has announced a 4th version of the Android Nougat OS. They announced all above features in that update.
Slide Finger Across the Space button: It's most useful and one of my favorite feature from today's update. This feature will let you move your cursor by just swipe on the Space bar. You can easily move your cursor left and right by sliding your finger across the space button. So, Now whenever you want to move the cursor you don't need to use your finger to reach to the particular place on type bar. Just slide your finger, and move your cursor to the place when you want to edit the text.
Long Press to Remove Word From Dictionary: Now you can remove the learned words from the Keyboard dictionary. Just long press on the suggested word, you will get the option to remove the word from the keyboard dictionary.
Settings to Add Key Boarders or Symbol hits: Google added an option to add new key boarders to your keyboard. That will help you to access all numbers easily from the keyboard main screen. You can also add symbol hits instead of Keyborders.
One Handed Mode for Big Screens: Google added one handed mode screen support for big screen mobiles with today's update. So Now you can use One handed mode to big screen mobiles.
Else, they added other language support for the gesture typing feature. Here is the list of all languages:
Afrikaans, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Estonian, Galician, Georgian, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian,Kazakh,Kyrgyz,Macedonian, Malay, Persian, Slovak, Swahili, Tagalog, Ukrainian, Uzbek, Vietnamese(Telex)
You can download the APK File of this update From below link:
Google Keyboards v5.1.21