# Keypad

**Keypad** may refer to any of the following:

1. With a computer keyboard, a **keypad** is another name for the numeric keypad. See our **numeric keypad** page for full information about this portion of the keyboard.

2. The **keypad** is a section on a smartphone where users dial a phone number to place a call. The keypad has numbers 0 through 9, plus the asterisk and hash symbols like a traditional telephone. The following image shows an example of the keypad on an iPhone.

## Does the keypad have letters?

There are no letters on a phone keypad. However, the numbers can represent one of the three or four letters found beneath the number. For example, the number 2 can be "A," "B," or "C." Below are each of the phone keypad numbers and the numbers they represent.

1 = None

2 = A, B, and C

3 = D, E, and F

4 = G, H, and I

5 = J, K, and L

6 = M, N, and O

7 = P, Q, R, and S

8 = T, U, and V

9 = W, X, Y, and Z

0 = +

Using this keypad you could write "COMPUTERHOPE" by entering the numbers "266788374673."

Use our Text Conversion Tool to converted any text into keypad keys and other formats.