Introducing The Latest Google Keyboard V5.1 With Android 7.0 Themes And New Emoji

If you are a fan of google android keyboard, the latest version has just been rolled out by Google as part of Android 7.0 Nougat Beta but also now available for users rocking older android versions.

The latest Google Keyboard V5.1 pack some few features to make it more interesting and fun to use. Some of the new features are highlighted below:

1. Expanded theme options

2. More color options (remember the previous version mainly offers only white and black keyboard colors but now you get multiple color options

3. You can now also set a custom background image for the keyboard and adjust the opacity till it's just okay for your liking

4. Technically, the keyboard now supports the Unicode 9 emoji standard although you need OS level support to type those and that's only available on latest Android Nougat OS at the moment.

5. Gesture typing & suggestions in: Albanian, Arabic, Basque, Bosnian, English (Australia), English (India), Esperanto, Irish, Javanese, Mongolian, Montenegrin (Cyrillic, Latin), Nepali, Portuguese (Africa), Sundanese, Tajik, Tatar, Zulu

6. Layout support: Burmese, Southern Sotho, Turkmen, Urdu, Welsh, Xhosa

And lots more.

Where Can I Download It?

Download latest google keyboard V5.1 apk android app here or just download it from google playstore.


  1. Wizzy, please post the link cos I can't find it on google play store.Thanks

    1. Hi Reuben, i have just updted it with the download link. You can go ahead to download it

  2. This is so lovely but how time flies.

    I can't recall the last time i used the Google keyboard in my phone but it has now been replaced with SwiftKey