Latest SwiftKey Beta update adds support for 49 new languages

Microsoft recently released a new update for SwiftKey Beta app for Android users. The latest update v7.4.5.3 brings support for 49 new languages. With this beta update, you can type in the following languages:

  • 10 from Uganda (Adhola, Ik, Konzo, Lugbara, Ma’di, Nyankore, Nyoro, Teso, Tooro, Soga)
  • 25 from Tanzania (Bena, Kwere, Gogo, Haya, Hehe, Hadza, Iraqw, Machame, Makonde, Kisi, Kagulu, Langi, Malila, Ndali, Nilamba, Nyamwezi, Nyakyusa-Ngonde, Mochi, Pogolo, Nyaturu, Luguru, Sandawe, Sukuma, Datooga, Vunjo)
  • 11 from Zambia (Kaonde, Lamba, Lenje, Luvale, Lunda, Mbunda, Mambwe-Lungu, Mashi, Nyamwanga

Microsoft recently introduced an Apple Animoji-like feature in SwiftKey app called Puppets. Puppets uses Microsoft’s computer vision AI to copy your expressions and head movements. After you create your Puppet, you can share it directly in most Android chat and social apps. For now, these five characters are available: Dinosaur, Panda, Cat, Owl and Dog.

You can download the updated beta app here from Play Store.