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[OT] typos on android vs iphone   [OT]

By: Laurent Duchastel     Montréal, Québec  
Date: Nov 07,2019 at 18:25
In Response to: [OT] typos on android vs iphone (Steve Rawling)

>
> As a friend first pointed out to me and I have found myself, hitting
> the keyboard on my iphone gives me far fewer typos than when using the
> android (samsung) keyboard on my android, even though the keyboards are
> the same size.

> The typos are always the letter which is beside the letter I intended.
>

Using Gboard on Android.

It is pretty smart as it suggests the correct word *despite* precisely having typed the wrong letter beside (I have large fingertips too)

I however disabled autocorrect, which happens to be otherwise the major source of "typos" for me (sending incorrect words thinking I made a mistake).

No experience on iPhone, so I can't compare, but I don't think there is much difference.

With Gboard, one option I like is the personal dictionary in which I can add custom shortcuts and phrases to speed up typing significantly. Does it exists with iPhone?


Laurent Duchastel

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