Phone Input Methods:

297 Taps: World's Fastest MultiTap Phone
163 Taps: Simultaneous Multi-Tap Mode
302 Taps: Thumb Keyboard

300 Taps: Shiftable Phone Keyboard *
248 Taps: Shiftable Middle Mode *
239 Taps: Shiftable Most Use Mode *
164 Taps: Simultaneous Phone Keyboard *

332 Taps: Tegic T9
333 Taps: Motorola iTap
332 Taps: Zi Corp's eZiText

Italics: Not Multi-Tap Input Methods
*Found on: phonekeyboard.com

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MultiTap Phone MultiTap Statistics

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MultiTap Phone in Number Mode

Press [1] - [9] keys to produce 1 - 9

Press [*] key to produce Letters

Press [0] key to produce 0

Press [#] key to Backspace

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SMS Guinness Book of World Records

Phrase used for the Cell Phone Multi-Tap Guinness Book of World Records:
(160 Data Characters)

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.

MultiTap Phone

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297 Taps / 1.85625 Taps per Character

   

Simultaneous Multi-Tap Mode

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163 Taps / 1.01875 Taps per Character


Thumb Keyboard

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302 Taps / 1.8875 Taps per Character

   

Shiftable Phone Keyboard

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300 Taps / 1.875 Taps per Character


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Shiftable Most Use Mode

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239 Taps / 1.49375 Taps per Character


Simultaneous Phone Keyboard

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164 Taps / 1.025 Taps per Character

   

Zi Corp's eZiText ?

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332 Taps / 2.075 Taps per Character


Tegic T9

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332 Taps / 2.075 Taps per Character

   

Motorola iTap

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333 Taps / 2.08125 Taps per Character

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