Top 7 alternative keyboards for iOS 8 with support for Russian language




According to statistics, every second user Apple iPhone and iPad has been updated to iOS 8. One of the important improvements to the new mobile platform – the ability to use alternative keyboard. To enable them enough to download the app, go to Settings -> General -> Keyboard and click “New Keyboard”. The list will be available for new alternative keyboard.

However, the situation is such that at the moment the majority of software tools for text entry on “eight” had not yet been translated into Russian. Android-version of the many applications already adapted so Russification for iOS, probably not far off. Further, seven of the keyboard that you can use right now.

Excellent multilingual product. In Flexy can not worry about how to get clear on the keys. Algorithms keyboard accurately substitute words, whatever unimaginable typos you do. Manipulate text very quickly can be with special gestures. If desired, you can quickly change the size of the keyboard – depending on what is more important for you at any given time – more comfortable typing or more free space on the screen.


True, iOS-version in Russian is not yet quite perfect. From time to time, keyboard podglyuchivaet ceases displayed and does not work very stable. Hopefully, the developers in the near future will bring iOS-version of the product to a well-functioning state.

The application is available for download in the App Store for 33 rubles.
Adaptxt Keyboard

Adaptxt Keyboard – powerful, versatile tool for separation-free text entry, which includes also the “smart” predictive input system, as well as a huge number of built-in dictionaries. This is the first “smart” keyboard, which received the support of Russian, Ukrainian and Belarusian languages.


According to the developers, Adaptxt Keyboard – The first keyboard that updates the vocabulary based on the location of the user and the application used to provide more accurate forecasts and context words. There is support for themes.

The application is available in the App Store for free .

Modern people often have to cliches, constantly repeating the same phrases. KuaiBoard templates allows you to add a wide variety of texts, which is fast and convenient access to insert them with a click.


Given that iOS 8 allows you to quickly switch between multiple keyboards, KuaiBoard well be set as an option (as some have to insert boilerplate text infrequently), and use as normal native keyboard.

The application is available for download in the App Store for 66 rubles.

Modern Internet user less often express their emotions in words and more uses emoticons, stickers and funny “SIFCO.” It is in order to quickly share moving pictures, and developed a fun keyboard PopKey.


It’s simple – instead of letters in the keyboard a few screens with a choice of “gifok.” There is an extensive library of moving images that can be used in a conversation. However, if your favorite pictures in it will not, they can easily add your own.

PopKey available for free download in the App Store.

This keyboard is not translated into Russian, but is functional without it. The principle of the program is quite simple – the application substitutes hammered you about it as AutoCorrect for certain cuts. This function can be a large number of applications. Firstly, it allows you to print faster, since, for example, “kdl” can be automatically replaced by “how are you doing?” And “mng” – on “Excuse me, but I hate to say now.”


Also, service cuts can be used to store a variety of data that do not fit in the head. For example, you can adjust to the phrase “moinomer” is automatically replaced with “8 – 903 – 157 – *** – 13”, and the phrase “webmoney” on “Z32403947 ** 35” and so on.

Of course, iOS has its own configuration tool cuts, but it is not flexible, and not too functional.

The application can be download in the App Store for 169 rubles.

Another Smiley keyboard, but this time with the Japanese “kamodzi.” These cute faces, made up of different alpha characters have become very popular in recent years. However, typing at the keyboard rather difficult and time – much easier to select one of the many ready-made options that are offered by this keyboard.


Commonly used emoticons submitted in the first place (iCloud-rassharivat synchronization preferences on all your devices). If desired, you can edit the templates smiles, to finish something yourself. It turns cool and original.

The application can be download in the App Store for 33 rubles.

This keyboard allows you to chat emoticons emoji. They are not just convenient sorted into different sections, as in the standard emoji-keyboard from Apple, no. The concept of smilies here brought to absurd perfection can be in one or two clicks to insert the whole monumental drawings, consisting of smilies. It turns out very impressive. The range of programs is very broad and, if desired, allows almost completely eliminate the use of words.


Work scenario for Russian users is – switched chose a steep figure of smilies back on the main keyboard.

The program is available for free download in the App Store.

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