Keyboard galore: 5 alternatives to LG G3's Smart Keyboard

Keyboard galore: 5 alternatives to LG G3's Smart Keyboard
One of the main software features that got highlighted during the official announcement of the LG G3 was Smart Keyboard. The latter is touted as reducing input errors by up to 75%, as well as learning and adapting to a given user's "typing habits". Additionally, the keyboard in the G3 comes with a certain amount of customization, as its height can be easily adjusted and the most used symbols can be easily bound to specific keys, which is actually one of its more unique features.

Well, all sounds good, but most of these features are not what we'd call brand new, as a number of quite popular 3rd party keyboard apps in Google Play come with the same functionalities, if not better. Of course, kudos to LG for implementing such customization and prediction features in G3's keyboard, but are there any alternatives? Could other keyboards that are available for almost any Android device employ these features even better? Well, let's delve in and find out!

And what's your Android keyboard of choice? Tell us in the comments section below!


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  • Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 2.1 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, Quad-core, 2500 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh(21h 3G talk time)

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10 Comments

1. Neo_Huang

Posts: 1067; Member since: Dec 06, 2013

Where is Go Keyboard?

2. zachattack

Posts: 621; Member since: Jul 31, 2013

Swype really isn't that accurate, just saying

3. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

I love Fleksy and Swiftkey

4. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

I actually like Swype...

5. T.Law

Posts: 423; Member since: May 10, 2014

Swype is the ultimate keyboard for Android.

6. XperiaFanZone

Posts: 2277; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

Swype for me.

7. bestmvno

Posts: 251; Member since: Mar 07, 2014

Swype here too. Swiftkey simply does not swipe well at all. Touchpal seemed to phone home a lot. I think the author got something wrong or did not explain it very well. Swype also does contextual word prediction so I'm not sure what the author meant when he wrote "it can only predict the names of your friends and not your writing style."

8. alphonsantony

Posts: 1; Member since: Mar 11, 2013

What about Kii keyboard?

9. Nath4N

Posts: 29; Member since: Apr 19, 2014

I switched from Swype to SwiftKey few weeks ago and I love it!

10. sirrichard unregistered

I keep going back to ai, I really love it

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