Today Google’s Gboard for Android is getting a bunch of fresh new features. You’ll get access to emoji and GIF suggestions while you type, improved voice typing, more keyboard themes, as well as access to Google Translate. In addition, search features including web, GIF, and emoji search are now available in right-to-left languages on Gboard.
Now as you type, you’ll see emojis and GIF searches in the suggestion strip to help you express yourself in new ways. You can now share GIFs in supported apps such as Facebook Messenger, Snapchat, Hangouts and Allo.
And, just clicking the Translate icon within the quick feature menu will start Google Translate in your keyboard, instantly translating words and phrases as you type.
Now for the first time in right-to-left languages like Arabic, Hebrew and Farsi , you can tap on the arrow or the G in the suggestion strip and get access to new search features, including web, GIF and emoji