Typing in Hindi just got easier on android devices , with Google releasing it's Hindi transliteration keyboard "Google Hindi Input " , It allows you to type messages, update on social networks or compose emails in Hindi on your Android phone !
If you can read नमस्ते correctly on your phone, then you can use Google Hindi Input, otherwise your phone may not support Hindi.
Will it work on your phone ?
- In the transliteration mode, you can type Hindi word in English characters and the app will convert them to Hindi.
- For example, type “hindi” and then you will get the word हिंदी from a list.
English- By turning off the transliteration mode on English keyboard, you can type in English.
- Toggle the globe button to switch between English and Hindi keyboard
- Consonants are alphabetically ordered into 2 pages. Press the paging button “1/2” “2/2” to navigate between pages. Long press the character key to select various forms in the popup.
Pretty good keyboard , and it is easy to type in both Hindi and English , I guess i will be keeping it around for the time when it is important for me to type in hindi! here's a video , go check it out !
My take ?
and download here : com.google.android.apps.inputmethod.hindi
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