How to Change Keyboard Color of Android


Although, Android is a very useful and powerful mobile that is very customizable as well, yet, sometime users get problems while doing plenty of things. There are many things what are missing in Android and users think Google should include those features in the very next version of Android.

Previously, the Android keyboard was not so useful. However, the Google has included and enhanced the Android keyboard a lot. The current version of Android keyboard is very much enhanced, which helps users to do different things faster. You can type faster using gesture typing features.

Keyboard is always an important part of any mobile. If your keyboard has any problem, it will eventually slow down your productivity. For example, the auto correction is a huge problem for them, who use English alphabets to write other language on English keyboard.


How to get colored keyboard in Android

If you have noticed the Android keyboard, you may have seen that Android has a grey colored keyboard. No matter, whether you are in a low light area or broad daylight, you will certainly get the grey colored keyboard while typing. Although, this is feature rich keyboard, but some people often face problems for the color combination of this keyboard.

Therefore, if you want to change keyboard color of Android and want to set a custom color for your keyboard background, here is a solution. As Android comes with a lot of apps, you can install one of them to get things done. You have to go through few couple of steps but this is not much time consuming.

How to Change Keyboard Color of Android

There is an app called Chrooma Keyboard, which is free of cost. Although, this is a free but you have to spend at least $1 to get unlock other features. Chrooma Keyboard is a very popular Android keyboard app, which looks exactly same as the default Android keyboard. It is available for Android 4.4 and later version. However, the size of this app is pretty big (48M).

To setup and use Chrooma Keyboard, do follow the subsequent steps. At first, download and install Chrooma Keyboard. Like said before, you must have Android 4.4 or later version to install this app. After installing and opening Chrooma Keyboard, you can find this following screen,

Chrooma keyboard start screen

Tap on the arrow. The first thing that you have to do is to enable this keyboard. As Android does support third party keyboard, you will not get any problem at all. Just tap on Enable button. Following that, you will be redirected to the Language & Input page, where you have to select the Chrooma Keyboard.

Enable Chrooma keyboard in Android

After that, you have to change the keyboard. On the very next screen, you can find some options like below,

Select Chrooma keyboard

Just select Chrooma Keyboard and go to next. Thereafter, choose your language by following the screen option. Then, the actual option panel of Chrooma Keyboard will be opened, where you will get some options to use this third party keyboard. Now, the color of your keyboard has already changed, what can be found if you open keyboard. Now, as mentioned before, if you want to set custom color to your keyboard background, you will have to opt for the premium edition of this app. Before that, you can also try the pro version by signing up with your Google account. After signing in, switch to Appearance tab. Here you can find an option called Adapt keyboard color and by default, it should be turned on. Turn it off and tap on Choose fixed color.

Change Keyboard Color of Android

After that, you can choose a color that you want to set as background color of Android keyboard. That’s it! This is as simple as said.