Android Keyboard Face-Off: SwiftKey X vs. Thumb Keyboard

Verdict

WINNER: Thumb Keyboard

SwiftKey X provides plenty of features that go well and above what Android 2.3 Gingerbread’s stock keyboard offers. These include a powerful text prediction engine, lots of secondary key functions, three snazzy keyboard themes, and plenty of control over haptic feedback.

The Thumb Keyboard software, however, takes customization to the next level with a wealth of key layouts supporting a wide range of phones and tablets. We also love the ability to map symbols to both standard and special software buttons and the option to create text shortcuts available in all messaging applications. Thumb Keyboard’s large selection of downloadable themes is especially pleasing, giving users the chance to really make their phones standout.



Android Keyboard Face-Off

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