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Google Pinyin Input« Personalization & Tools « Downloads
|Updated||March 16, 2019|
|Category||Personalization & Tools|
Gesture typing for Chinese is available now!
The Google Pinyin Input is an input method optimized for typing Chinese on Android.
The app offers a variety of methods for fast and easy input of Chinese characters.
– QWERTY keyboard with gesture typing and intelligent correction (new)
– Fuzzy pinyin (new)
– Optimized UI for different screen sizes
– 9 key keyboard
– Latin keyboard
– Voice input
– Handwriting input
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 IME must be enabled in “Settings” → “Language & keyboard settings”.
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: