Emoji Support

Textra supports all the latest (Unicode 12.1 standard) 2900+ emoji including diversity (skin tone) from Textra v4.24 onwards.

We offer Android (Blob & Pie), Emoji OneTwitter and iOS style emojis for all Textra users irrespective of Android firmware version.

Select your preferred style from Textra Settings > Customize Look > Emoji Style.

You access your chosen emoji style using the + icon to the left of the message field in the conversation (not your keyboard).

For diversity, long press on a 'human skin emoji' (for example a hand gesture) to see diversity (skin tone color) options.

IMPORTANT: These emoji are ONLY available in Textra and not system wide (so not in your keyboard app). 

Of course your friends need a smart phone and app capable of rendering the latest emojis. Emojis are a global standard but a lot of phones are not yet up to date. That's why we added them all to Textra!

Tip: Long press an emoji to see it magnified.

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