How to use Google Voice typing on your Android phone/tablet to dictate text?

  • Posted on: 17 December 2015
  • By: sasi

The small screen size of mobile devices makes it difficult to type text. Fortunately, Android allows you to dictate text instead of typing it. Using Google Voice typing, your voice message is automatically converted to text. This post shows you how to use Google Voice Typing in Android.

Using Google voice typing to dictate text in Android:

Pre-requisite: Mobile data or WiFi needs to be switched on.

Google voice typing microphone icon
On the Android keyboard, tap the microphone icon.
Google voice typing dictate text
When you see the message 'Speak now', speak into the device's microphone to dictate the message.
Google voice typing speak now
Google voice typing converts your voice message and enters it as text.

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