Sunday, June 26, 2022
728x90-EN-BENEFIT-SEASON
Bitdefender WW

Swiss hexagonal smartphone keyboard Typewise sees 1800% organic growth in India

- Advertisement -

Typewise, a novel hexagonal smartphone keyboard created in Switzerland has seen remarkable organic growth in India, despite no promotion or advertising in the country.

With over 1.3 million downloads globally, Typewise has also seen significant uptake in India, growing by 1891% since January 2021.

Typewise have re-designed the 150-year-old QWERTY keyboard and optimised it for the way people type on the much smaller smartphone screen. This allows users to type faster and more accurately, with 4 x fewer typos compared to default smartphone keyboards like Gboard, SwiftKey and Apple Keyboard.

728x90-EN-BENEFIT-SEASON

Typewise uses a novel hexagonal layout with intuitive gestures, custom-built AI autocorrect which can learn each user’s slang, language auto-detection to switch between dictionaries, and has 100% privacy built in.

The growth in India has surprised the Zurich-based deep-tech start-up as they have not actively promoted their keyboard in the country, but Typewise Co-founder David Eberle believes that the hexagonal keyboard design, the privacy offering, and the supercharged autocorrect AI are the main reasons why the uptake in India has grown so quickly:

“Many Indians seem very open to trying new tech, compared to some European countries which can be more old-fashioned. The QWERTY layout that most smartphone keyboards still use, was designed for mechanical typewriters almost 150 years ago, but Typewise is optimised for the small screens of smartphones. So Typewise allows users to type faster and more accurately. We also know that privacy is a big concern for many people now, which seems to be important to our Indian audience.”

- Advertisement -

Typewise is free to download for iPhone and Android devices, with a PRO (paid) version that offers additional functionally also available.
The number of Typewise app downloads in India grew by 1891% during the period from January 2021 to July 2021.

About Typewise

Typewise is a next generation smartphone keyboard for iOS and Android, created in Switzerland, that has been downloaded by more than 1.3 million users. Designed for typing on smartphones, with 70% larger keys, a patented honeycomb key layout, and world class AI autocorrection technology, it reduces typos by 4 times, increases typing speed, and is built for 100% privacy meaning no typing data is transmitted over the internet. It also enables users to type in 40+ languages without needing to manually switch between them. The app is available as a free and pro (paid) version.

- Advertisement -
spot_img
Rahul Roy
Rahul Roy
I am a computer guy by profession and a sports fanatic by choice.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related Articles

Bitdefender WW

More To Consider

Stay Connected

13,642FansLike
62FollowersFollow
157FollowersFollow
Myntra [CPS] IN

Hot Topics

spot_img

Latest Articles

Trending

Bigrock [CPS] IN

Featured

Adblocker detected! Please consider reading this notice.

We've detected that you are using AdBlock Plus or some other adblocking software which is preventing the page from fully loading.

We don't have any banner, Flash, animation, obnoxious sound, or popup ad. We do not implement these annoying types of ads!

We need money to operate the site, and almost all of it comes from our online advertising.

Please add technosports.co.in to your ad blocking whitelist or disable your adblocking software.

×