Alternatives to 8pen for all platforms with any license

  • Swiftkey icon

    Swiftkey

    SwiftKey Keyboard uses Artificial Intelligence to automatically learn your writing style, including the emoji you love to use (if you use emoji), the words that matter to you and how you like to type. That means autocorrect and...

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • Hacker's Keyboard icon

    Hacker's Keyboard

    Are you missing the key layout you're used to from your computer when using an Android device? This software keyboard has separate number keys, punctuation in the usual places, and arrow keys. It is based on the AOSP Gingerbread...

    Open Source Android Android Tablet

  • TouchPal Keyboard icon

    TouchPal Keyboard

    Unique patented technologies of TouchPal Keyboard: 1. TouchPal Curve - the first predictive sliding in the world! Pause in the middle of sliding to get long words predicted. 2. Intelligent next-word prediction. It may save up to 80%...

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

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  • SlideIT Keyboard icon

    SlideIT Keyboard

    SlideIT provides a revolutionary new way to enter text on touchscreen devices. Just slide your finger along the letters, and watch it type your message! 5 Efficient Modes for Entering Text SlideIT is the only available solution...

    Commercial Windows Mobile Android

    • Discontinued The app seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 7.0, released in June 2013, can be still bought from Google Play Store.
  • Chrooma Keyboard icon

    Chrooma Keyboard

    A lightweight, fast keyboard that adapts itself to the app you are using, giving you a pleasant chromatic feeling. FEATURES: - Swipe typing - Resizable Keyboard - Supports STANDARD (English, Italian, Spanish, etc... ) and INDIC...

    Freemium Android Android Tablet

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Mentioned on Lifehacker a while ago

Comment by RobertL87
about 8pen Nov 2013

Lifehacker - 5 alternative Android Keyboards to speed up mobile touch typing

Seems like a good alternative for those who don't get used to typing/swyping those little buttons. Tried it myself, but didn't have enough patience to learn it then.

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