Version: (608)
15.31 MB (16,058,753 bytes)
Min: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich, API 14)
Target: Android 5.0 (Lollipop, API 21)
Supports Android TV
Uploaded May 15, 2015 at 4:25AM UTC by Tom Hartung
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APK Notes:

- Support Android TV
- Support handwriting emojis
- Updated Dictionary
- Improved gesture typing accuracy
- Added an option to show / hide English tab

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

The Google Pinyin Input is an input method (IME) optimized for typing Chinese on Android.

The app offers a variety of methods for fast and easy input of Chinese characters.
Key features:
- QWERTY Pinyin keyboard with gesture typing and intelligent correction
- 9 key Pinyin keyboard with gesture typing
- Stroke keyboard
- Full screen and half screen handwriting keyboard
- Latin keyboard
- Fuzzy pinyin
- Double pinyin
- Optimized UI for different screen sizes
- Voice input
- Themes

The app supports both simplified and traditional Chinese characters, as well as punctuation, emoticons, Latin characters and digits. Voice input is network-based in order to provide highly accurate matches.

Note: To be used on your Android device, the input method must be enabled in "Settings" → "Language & Input".

For typing Cantonese, you could download the Google Cantonese Input:

For typing traditional Chinese by Zhuyin or Cangjie, you could download the Google Zhuyin Input:

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

Android 4.0+
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