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Version: 2.16.1968.3-arm (5019682)
10.85 MB (11,372,244 bytes)
Min: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich, API 14)
Target: Android 5.0 (Lollipop, API 21)
Uploaded November 5, 2014 at 5:50PM UTC by Farid Martinez
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APK Notes:

- Implemented Material Design.
- Faster access to numbers and punctuation.
- Introduced voice input and Emoji input shortcut key.
- (Lollipop) Introduced input method switch key.
- (Lollipop) Introduced new candidate window for hardware keyboard users.
- Added built
-in support for hardware Japanese (JIS) keyboard (requires Android 4.1 Jelly Bean)

This release does not have a Play Store Description, so we grabbed one from version 2.24.3535.3.231113858:

Google Japanese Input, optimized for Android devices. Featuring a rich and relevant vocabulary set and convenient conversion capability to increase the efficiency of Japanese Input.
- Rich and relevant vocabulary set. We have extracted all the right words from our desktop version to cover all the mobile use case: from writing an email to looking up a map and writing something on your favorite social network site and so on.
-- Places: [東京都中央卸売市場] [秋葉原ラジオ会館] [立山黒部アルペンルート]
-- Celebrity : [徳川光圀] [織田信秀]
-- Foreign words : [Android(あんどろいど)] [Bistro(びすとろ)] [Trattoria(とらっとりあ)]

- Neat features. Take advantage of unique handy features such as:
-- 「きょう」to get today's date or「いま」to get the current time.

- Android 4.2 or later.

- All the Google Japanese Input product, including this Android version, can be used without any active network connection.

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

November 5, 2014
Android 4.0+
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