Waiting for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games? There are 36 days to go, it is due to take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from Aug 5 to Aug 26. Based on this Olympic Games, NBCUniversal Media has released Rio 2016 Olympic Keyboard for Android as well as iOS.

Rio Keyboard is an Additional keyboard app that comes with 60+ Rio Olympics themed emojis and GIFs. So if you want to share Olympic games emojis and animated images among friends, you can install it now.

Download Links for Rio 2016 Olympic Keyboard App

Get the app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

Download from App Store for Android

If Play Store doesn’t allow to download it, get the apk file here

Android Users : How to Setup Rio 2016 Keyboard

  • Once you install the Rio 2016 Keyboard, launch the Settings app on your smartphone
  • Select Language and input option
  • Select Rio 2016 Keyboard as Default Keyboard under Keyboard an input method
  • Note : Depending on the model/brand, Language and input or Keyboard settings may be located at differnt place, so please check accordingly
  • Once enabled, you can start typing, and use the Olympic emojis and GIFs

Android Language and input

How to Setup Rio 2016 Keyboard on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

  • Download the keyboard first from the given link above, or search in App Store
  • Once Installed, go to your device’s Settings
  • Tap General, and then hit Keyboard
  • Now tap Keyboard option, and select Add New Keyboard
  • Select Rio Keyboard

Rio Keyboard add

  • Now tap Rio Keyboard, and enable Allow Full Access

Keyboard setup

  • That’s it, and you have setup Rio 2016 Olympic Keyboard on your device. 

How to use Rio 2016 Keyboard on iOS

  • Once the Keyboard is enabled on your iPhone, you can simply go to any app to type text (i.e. Messages app)
  • You will see the Globe sign on Keyboard, and you need to tap on Globe sign, and hold. Now select Rio 2016 Keyboard 
  • Every time you tap on an emoji or GIF, it gets copied, and you need to paste into the message field manually
  • If you want to send multiple emojis at a time, you can tap the option icon (located underneath mic icon, has 3 dots), and then select multiple emojis, and then paste

Watch this video to get full instruction (Keyboard Setup and Usage)

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