Top 5 Best Keyboard Apps for Android

One of the best features of an Android Operating system is that the user can change the stock keyboard. Just a few simple steps would lead you to a whole new experience of the keyboard.

There are thousands of third-party keyboard applications on the Android PlayStore. If you get bored out of the pre-installed stock keyboard, go to the PlayStore and download a new one that suits your mood.

Some applications also provide to set a wallpaper of your photo at the background of the keyboard. Here are some of the keyboard applications that are at the top.

5 Best Keyboard Apps

SwiftKey Keyboard.

SwiftKey Keyboard is one of the best Keyboards ever. Moreover, it is also one of the best Android apps that have earned their fame through their quality and premium feel. SwiftKey Keyboard is just like an all-in-one keyboard.

It gives you all the features you require from an excellent keyboard like themes, font styles, auto-corrections, predictions, wallpaper adding at the background, account sync, and much more.

Above all, it is free of cost. You do not need to pay a single penny for this application. Microsoft Corporation developed this app in July of 2010 for Android. It released for IOS in September of 2014.


Gboard also called Google board. The Gboard is one of the best third-party keyboard apps in the market. Google released Gboard in May 2016 IOS, while for the Android it released in October 2016.

This Gboard app does not facilitate with features like the other keyboard apps. Yet, people like this application as compared to others. Gboard comes with classical customization and a variety of themes. Above all, the power of Google prediction shines as the best feature.


Fleksy is a keyboard application that claims to be the fastest typing application worldwide. However, it is still not confirmed yet. This keyboard application released in December 2013.

The Fleksy has the fastest auto-corrections, predictions, and tend to increase the typing speed of the users. Moreover, it has the features of a regular third-party keyboard like background changing, font style, and themes.


As the name refers, Chrooma is the most colorful third-party keyboard application on the PlayStore. It has a fancy feature of selecting different colored keyboard layout for different apps. Chrooma is a light-weight, emoji keyboard that blends into the theme of the app you are using.

This Keyboard facilitates you with another row of suggestions, emojis, and numbers. Chrooma is a fast typing keyboard with a pretty accurate prediction power and auto-corrections.

Slash Keyboard

The Slash keyboard is the best Android typing keyboard that comes with tons of features. This keyboard does not let the user slip away to another application. It provides you the facility of interconnections with 20+ applications with just a simple command “/”.

This application also provides features like autocorrections, predictions, themes, customizable layout, and font styles.

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