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How to Type ½ on Mobile Keyboard
You can find the most common fractions used on iPhone and Android keyboards. Half fractions are among the most commonly used fractions.
With your Mobile keyboard, you will be able to easily type ½ whether you have an Android or an iPhone. In fractional terms, ½ denotes the division of a whole into two equal parts.
This article specifically discusses how to type ½ on your mobile keyboard.
How to Type ½ on Android Phone
In order to type ½ on an Android phone, follow the steps on your phone’s keyboard below:
 Tap ?123
 Hold down 1
 As shown above, you get the following options: ½, ⅓, ¼, ⅕, ⅙, ⅐, ⅛, ⅑, ⅒.
 Select the fraction ½.
To put it simply, find the number of the numerator on your keypad, press that button long enough, and choose the available fraction.
How to Type ½ on an iPhone
In contrast to an Android phone, there is no direct way to type ½ on an iPhone. In order to be able to do this regularly, you will need to add it to your Keyboard Settings under Text Replacement.
In order to type ½ on an iPhone, follow the steps on your phone’s keyboard below:
 Tap Settings
 Tap Keyboard
3. Tap Text Replacement
4. Tap +
5. Add the Text Replacement Details:

 Add Phrase: ½
 Add Shortcut: ½
You can copy the fraction ½ from the table below:
To copy and paste the ½ symbol text, simply click the text below and copy it on your keyboard.
Copy ½  Click here 

6. Next time you use the keyboard, type 1/2. It will automatically change to ½ due to the Text Replacement.
Fractions on the Mobile Phone
With your Mobile keyboard, you will be able to easily type ½ whether you have an Android or an iPhone. In fractional terms, ½ denotes the division of a whole into two equal parts.
What is a fraction?
In mathematics, a fraction (from the Latin fractio, meaning break) is a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts.
We use fractions in math to represent parts of a whole. If you want to write a fraction, you always write it the same way.
Fractions are written with the numerator at the top and the denominator at the bottom to show how many parts are in the whole.
In the fraction ½, the numerator represents one part, and the denominator represents two parts.
Summary: How to Type ½ on Mobile Keyboard
Your Android phone’s keyboard allows you to enter ½ by longpressing the 1 and selecting the fraction ½. The iPhone, however, does not have a default fraction. To consistently get this on your keyboard, you will need to add a text replacement shortcut on your keyboard settings.