Xiaomi redmi note 4 is quite popular around the globe, it has been the top selling smartphone in 2017 in India. What is so special about this phone and what people are loving so much?. I would say this is the best value for money smartphone you could get for a price less that 15K INR. Let me come to the real topic. How to change keyboard in Redmi Note 4?. If I elaborate a little, how to change the boring MIUI default keyboard and install a more functional keyboard like SWIFTKEY or Google keyboard with indic languages.
Changing keyboard in any android device is very easy and straightforward. But still so many people finds it difficult to so it just because they are not used to MIUI and Xiaomi smartphones. For them, I will explain how to install a new keyboard app on their Redmi note 4 or any other Xiaomi smartphone and use them for WhatsApp, Facebook or wherever they use a keyboard.
Which is the best keyboard to use in Redmi Note 4?
There are a bunch of free and amazing keyboard apps ou there in Google play store you can instantly download and use. SwiftKey, Google keyboard, Fleksy are few among them. I personally use Google keyboard because that supports local languages way better than other keyboard apps does.
To install Google keyboard on your Redmi Note 4, open play store and search for google keyboard and install the Google Indic Keyboard.
Of course you can install all these apps and select which one you want to use in settings.
Once the keyboard app is installed, there is one more step to do. That is to set the keyboard app which you want to pop out when you touch on anything which needs a typing.
To do this follow the steps below:
- Go to Settings > Additional settings > Language and input
- Under KEYBOARD & INPUT METHODS, tap on Current Keyboard
- Select Google Indic Keyboard
Now you are all set. Test the settings by taping any text fields which requires typing. This action should popup the Google Indic keyboard instead of ordinary keyboard.