What are the best background keyboard apps?

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    #1Gboard

    Gboard

    Gboard is a virtual keyboard app developed by Google that allows you to search and share articles, sport scores or information about restaurants and stores. It includes a tool to search emojis and GIFs faster.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Nathan Bishop
    Written on April 20, 2018
    "Gboard has made my typing experience on my phone such a breeze. I can now type out text messages and emails with no problem in no time flat I absolutely love this app."
  2. 12

    #2SwiftKey Keyboard

    SwiftKey Keyboard

    SwiftKey is a keyboard app wich intelligently learns from your unique writing style to predict your next word. With an autocorrect system based on your personal writing style. It even learns which emoji to predict next.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Edward Keller
    Written on April 19, 2018
    "Swiftkey is the most useful keyboard app I've used. Their intuitive swipe texting features makes texting faster and more accurate."
  3. 8

    #3My Photo Keyboard

    My Photo Keyboard

    This app will allow you to set any picture you want as your keyboard background! Like this, you will be able to put your favorite beach picture or the photo with you loved one and see it every time you use the keyboard. In addition, it features 35 default themes and pictures. 




    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Christopher Cole
    Written on April 20, 2018
    "An interesting app for people that aren't satisfied with the regular keyboard on their phones. With this app you can let it alternate between a palate of keyboard backgrounds that portray different screens"
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    #4Graffiti Pro for Android

    Graffiti Pro for Android
    Graffiti Pro for Android is an easy-to-learn, stroke-based handwriting recognition system that replaces the on-screen keyboard (also called an input method). *NO LONGER AVAILABLE*
    Apps

    Michael Fields
    Written on April 17, 2018
    "Interesting Idea for a keyboard but I'd like to be able to switch to it on the fly. This is just a replacement for the keyboard."
  2. 3

    #5Smart Keyboard Pro

    Smart Keyboard Pro
    Smart Keyboard Pro is a lightweight yet powerful international keyboard for Android. This app contains dozens of customization options: skin, layout, sound, prediction, smileys, calibration... everything can be personalized to fit your needs.
    Apps

    Android

    $2.49

    Zachary Snyder
    Written on April 16, 2018
    "New versions of mobile operating systems are so refined and highly functional in many ways including the overall keyboard/typing experience that installing any third party keyboard apps is not only unnecessary, but detrimental for the smoothness and fast user experience. Also, look at the design of "Smart Keyboard Pro" it seems to be a thing of the past, like 2012 or something. Too ugly. "
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    #6Fleksy + GIF Keyboard

    Fleksy + GIF Keyboard
    Fleksy is one of the fastest keyboard apps in the world that was specially developed for iOS and Android devices. Make your keyboard suited to you through gestures-based control and powerful customizations options.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Claudia Olvera
    Written on April 16, 2018
    "I was hoping to find a keyboard app with a cool background to it, and this satisfies my search. I really like the variety it offers me, and I've been happy with how it functions."

Summary

Best What are the best background keyboard apps
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1GboardApps 18 Free
2SwiftKey KeyboardApps 12 Free
3My Photo KeyboardApps 8 Free
4Graffiti Pro for AndroidApps 5 Paid
5Smart Keyboard ProApps 3 Paid
6Fleksy + GIF KeyboardApps 3 Free
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