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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 17.00 seconds and was achieved by Marcel Fernandes Filho (Brazil) using Fleksy keyboard technology in Brooklyn, New York, USA, on 7 November 2014.

Marcel's attempt took place in a boxing ring, where he successfully beat his existing Guinness World Records achievement by 1.19 seconds.

 

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