Features

Here are some of the many features of BabelType. Check the User’s guide and the Settings Reference to know how to use them efficiently!

  • Multitouch input (which means you can type with two hands)
  • Support of many layouts and languages. See the full list below
  • Multi-lingual voice input (speech to text)
  • T9 and compact QWERTY in portrait mode
  • Emoji support
  • Hi-res builtin skins (Android, iPhone, HTC, Galaxy, …)
  • External skins support
  • Ability to quickly correct already typed words
  • Configurable arrow keys on the main keyboard
  • Keyboard calibration tool for better accuracy
  • Symbols quickly accessible with long press
  • Language key to switch the layout quickly
  • Dictionary, suggestion, auto-correction
  • Smart Dictionary (self-learning)
  • Customizable AutoText (shortcuts) with macros
  • Customizable swipe gestures
  • Customizable smileys
  • Customizable domain key
  • Option to disable fullscreen in landscape, and enable fullscreen in portrait
  • User dictionary
  • Suggestions with the hard keyboard
  • Hard keyboard translation for Russian, Korean, Hebrew and Greek
  • Arrow keypad
  • Customizable sound (Android, iPhone, Galaxy, Windows 7)
  • Integration with MyBackup Pro
  • Backup of settings and dictionaries on the SD card
  • CSV export/import of the user dictionary and AutoText shortcuts
  • Customizable punctuation suggestions
  • Customizable bottom padding

Available languages

(*) means that a dictionary is available on Google Play for this language, otherwise only the keyboard layout is available.

  • Afrikaans (*)
  • Albanian: Shqip
  • Arabic: العربية (*)
  • Armenian: Հայերեն
  • Azerbaijani: Azərbaycanca
  • Belarusian: Беларуская
  • Bosnian: Bosanski
  • Bulgarian: Български (*)
  • Catalan: Català (*)
  • Chinese: 中文 (*)
  • Croatian: Hrvatski (*)
  • Czech: Čeština (*)
  • Danish: Dansk (*)
  • Dutch: Nederlands (*)
  • English (*)
  • Esperanto (*)
  • Estonian: Eesti
  • Finnish: Suomi (*)
  • French: Français (*)
  • Georgian: ქართული
  • German: Deutsch (*)
  • Greek: Ελληνικά (*)
  • Hebrew: עברית (*)
  • Hindi: हिन्दी
  • Hungarian: Magyar (*)
  • Icelandic: Íslenska (*)
  • Indonesian: Bahasa Indonesia
  • Italian: Italiano (*)
  • Japanese: 日本語 (*)
  • Kazakh: Қазақша
  • Korean: 한국어 (*)
  • Kurdish: Kurdî / كوردی
  • Latvian: Latviešu
  • Lithuanian: Lietuvių
  • Luxembourgish: Lëtzebuergesch
  • Macedonian: Македонски
  • Marathi: मराठी
  • Mongolian: Монгол
  • Norwegian: Norsk (*)
  • Persian: فارسی
  • Polish: Polski (*)
  • Portuguese: Português (*)
  • Romanian: Română
  • Russian: Русский (*)
  • Serbian: Српски
  • Slovak: Slovenčina (*)
  • Slovenian: Slovenščina (*)
  • Spanish: Español (*)
  • Swedish: Svenska (*)
  • Tatar: Татарча
  • Thai: ไทย
  • Ukrainian: Українська (*)
  • Turkish: Türkçe (*)
  • Vietnamese: Tiếng Việt