Google Indic Keyboard allows you to type messages, update on social networks or compose emails in your own native language on your Android phone. Currently it includes the following keyboards:

- English keyboard
- Assamese keyboard (অসমীয়া)
- Bengali keyboard (বাংলা)
- Gujarati keyboard (ગુજરાતી)
- Hindi keyboard (हिंदी)
- Kannada keyboard (ಕನ್ನಡ)
- Malayalam keyboard (മലയാളം)
- Marathi keyboard (मराठी)
- Odia keyboard (ଓଡ଼ିଆ)
- Punjabi keyboard (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ)
- Tamil keyboard (தமிழ்)
- Telugu keyboard (తెలుగు)

On your phone, if you can read your language in its native script above, you may install and use Google Indic Keyboard to input your language; otherwise your phone may not support your language.

Google Indic Keyboard supports different modes of input:

- Transliteration mode - Get output in your native language by spelling out the pronunciation using English letters (For example, “namaste“ -> “नमस्ते“.)

- Native keyboard mode - Type directly in native script.

- Handwriting mode (currently available for Hindi only) - Write directly on your phone screen.

- Hinglish mode - If you choose “Hindi” as an input language, the English keyboard will suggest both English and Hinglish terms.

How can I enable it and set it as the default keyboard?
- On Android 5.x and newer versions:
Open Settings -> Language & Input, under “KEYBOARD & INPUT METHODS” section, go to Current Keyboard -> Choose Keyboards -> Check “Google Indic Keyboard” -> back to “Language & input” -> Current Keyboard -> Select “English & Indic Languages (Google Indic Keyboard)”When typing in an input box, you can also change the default input method by clicking the keyboard icon on the bottom right corner of the screen.
- On Android 4.x:
Open Settings -> Language & Input, under “KEYBOARD & INPUT METHODS” section, check Google Indic Keyboard, then click Default and select “Google Indic Keyboard” in the “Choose input method” dialog.
When typing in an input box, you can also change the default input method by selecting “Choose input method” in the Notification area.

From version Google Indic Keyboard 3.2.9.409042726:

- Support gender emojis
- Added 2 keyboard themes
- Bug fixes and performance improvements

All versions
Google Indic Keyboard 3.2.9.409042726

Version:3.2.9.409042726

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Version:3.2.6.193126728

Uploaded:April 20, 2018 at 4:45PM UTC

File size:23.51 MB

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Google Indic Keyboard 3.2.5.164561151

Version:3.2.5.164561151

Uploaded:August 29, 2017 at 12:34AM UTC

File size:23.54 MB

Downloads:2,765

Version:3.2.3.135773116

Uploaded:July 25, 2017 at 1:23AM UTC

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Version:3.2.4.152946714

Uploaded:April 18, 2017 at 7:56AM UTC

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Version:3.2.4.151099848

Uploaded:March 31, 2017 at 3:01PM UTC

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Google Indic Keyboard 3.2.3.139153864

Version:3.2.3.139153864

Uploaded:November 18, 2016 at 7:13PM UTC

File size:24.78 MB

Downloads:7,367

Version:3.2.2.130477852

Uploaded:October 11, 2016 at 11:43AM UTC

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Downloads:1,132

Version:3.2.1.128147929

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Version:3.2.1.127799310

Uploaded:July 20, 2016 at 5:14PM UTC

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