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Fastest time to type a text message (SMS) on a touch-screen mobile phone

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  • Who: Marcel Fernandes Filho

  • What: Fastest time to type a text message (SMS) on a touch-screen mobile phone

  • Where: United States

The fastest time to type a text message (SMS) using a touch-screen mobile phone is 18.19 seconds and was achieved by Marcel Fernandes Filho (Brazil) using Syntellia’s Fleksy keyboard technology in New York, New York, USA, on 25 April 2014.

The record was attempted on a Samsung Galaxy S4 with the Fleksy keyboard application installed.

 

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