Google has released an updated version of the Gboard that now adds support for stickers and Bitmoji. Now Google Keyboard will be ever famous for its new icons and fashionista bitmoji. Google were trying to get hands on this little ago but now, they have finally done and now it is looking better than ever. Here is the full coverage of the update:
GBoard Updated Features:
Users will now be able to
download and install sticker packs, which now show up in a separate tab when you tap the G button.
can also type in the search box and the keyboard will show stickers matching your text.
Concept of Bitmoji added to GBoard:
The keyboard now integrates with Bitmoji so you can send Bitmoji within apps that support pasting images through Gboard.
For those unaware, Bitmoji is a set of stickers that can be customized to match your appearance and are particularly popular among Snapchat users since Snapchat added Bitmoji integration last year.
When will the new update come?
The new update is rolling out on Android now. No word on when the iOS app will be getting the update.