BlackBerry Keyboard version 2.0 is a major update with a new type by swiping input experience and other enhancements:
- Turn on type by swiping and slide your finger between letters to form words
- 200 new and updated emojis
- Select text with the physical keyboard by holding down the Shift key and tapping the arrows
- Drag and drop selected text to a new spot on the screen
- Typing accuracy improvements
- Prediction improvements through learning contact names
The PRIV by BlackBerry® gives you the freedom to choose between a virtual touch screen keyboard or a physical keyboard for speed and accuracy.
Snap the slider open to dismiss the touch screen keyboard and free up valuable screen space. A full physical keyboard is revealed that also doubles as a touch sensitive track pad for scrolling and fine cursor control. You can even map the physical keys to shortcuts that launch device features.

The BlackBerry Keyboard includes a number of components that work together to deliver an optimal user input experience:
• A reinvented physical keyboard that optimizes accuracy, ergonomic comfort and precise control.
• A market disrupting touch sensitive keyboard to help you get things done fast.
• A complementary set of on-screen virtual keyboards for touch interaction and fast access to the most critical text elements
• An intelligent input engine that allows the keyboard to learn and remember words you type often and then offer them as next-word suggestions.
• A set of software capabilities that allows shortcuts to user-defined words and phrases, and more…

Key Features:
• Quick and easy creation of text with the renowned BlackBerry Keyboard, featuring auto correction, next word prediction and a Personal Dictionary.
• More efficiency through learning and personalization. The keyboard gets more accurate over time as it learns your style and word selection.
• Text Selection and Fine Cursor Control make it easy to format your work properly and give it a polished and professional appearance.
• Settings that put you in control of your keyboard experience.
See available APKs
There's a newer version available below!

This release may come in several variants. Consult our handy FAQ to see which download is right for you.

April 30, 2016
arm64 + arm
Android 5.0+
All Releases