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Now, dictate Google Gboard even when offline

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In a bid to make even more seamless, has announced that its keyboard will now support even if you are not connected to the internet.

has updated Gboard's speech recognizer to mimic the keyboard dictation system where the system recognises characters one-by-one as they are spoken. The system is now directly hosted on the device, eliminating the need to rely on seamless

As explained by on its blog, the new all-neural, on-device speech recognizer does not search over a larger decoder graph and instead consists of a through a single

Despite the small size of 80MB, the system is capable of offering the same accuracy as the traditional server-based models.

The ability is currently supported on Pixel devices for American English only.

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 01:28 IST