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Swype Keyboard Alternatives

Swype Keyboard is described as 'Swype provides a faster and easier way to input text on any screen. With one continuous finger or stylus motion across the screen keyboard, Swype enables users to input words faster and easier than other data input methods—at over 40 words per minute' and is a popular Keyboard app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Swype Keyboard for a variety of platforms, including Android, Android Tablet, iPhone, iPad and F-Droid. The best alternative is AnySoftKeyboard, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Swype Keyboard are Gboard, Microsoft SwiftKey, Hacker's Keyboard and Simple Keyboard.

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  1. AnySoftKeyboard icon

    AnySoftKeyboard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid

    Customizable Android on-screen keyboard for multiple languages.

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  2. Gboard icon

    Gboard

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Gboard is a keyboard from Google for your iOS and Android. It has all the things you would expect from a great keyboard — GIFs, emojis, and Glide Typing — plus Google Search built in.

    Google search directly from keyboard.
    Almost everyone thinks Gboard is a great alternative to Swype Keyboard.


  3. Microsoft SwiftKey icon

    Microsoft SwiftKey

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    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.

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    Microsoft SwiftKey vs Swype Keyboard opinions
    Most users think Microsoft SwiftKey is a great alternative to Swype Keyboard.
    BillJames

    Takes some getting used to the promotion of a suggested word from the bar above the keyboard but once you get used to it, SwiftKey is very productive.

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  4. Hacker's Keyboard icon

    Hacker's Keyboard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid

    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.

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    Simple Keyboard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • F-Droid

    This keyboard is created for those who only need a keyboard and nothing more.

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  6. Super lightweight (~ 1/3 MB) yet flexible and powerful soft keyboard. Plus an English plugin still less than 1 MB. (Swype ~15 MB, Minuum ~18 MB, Google Keyboard ~15 MB, Swiftkey ~8 MB, TouchPal ~ 8.5MB)

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  7. Grammarly Keyboard icon

    Grammarly Keyboard

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Grammarly’s Mobile Keyboard is the personal editor you can take with you wherever you go. With hundreds of checks and features and seamless integration, Grammarly helps you type with ease in any app.

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    Fleksy

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire

    Fleksy is the fast and fun way to type that allows you to find and send GIFs, and customize your keyboard with powerful Extensions and beautiful themes.

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  9. Onboard on-screen keyboard icon

    Onboard on-screen keyboard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    An onscreen keyboard useful for tablet PC users and for mobility impaired users.

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  10. Go Keyboard icon

    Go Keyboard

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    GO Keyboard can make your typing fast and smart. It is a must choice of Android mobile phone.

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