- Ali Jaffar Al Ansari
- 43.44 second(s)
- United Arab Emirates (Guinness World Records Pavilion in Global Village)
The fastest prescribed text message in Arabic is 43.44 seconds achieved by Ali Jaffar Al Ansari (UAE) at the Guinness World Records Pavilion in Global Village, Dubai, UAE, on 29 November 2008. The prescribed message was a translation of "The razor-toothed piranhas of the genera Serrasalmus and Pygocentrus are the most ferocious freshwater fish in the world. In reality they seldom attack a human."