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Apple designed a custom typeface for the Apple Watch, just like Google did for Android

10
Sep
2014

Apple recently swapped Helvetica for Helvetica Neue in iOS and Lucida Grande for Helvetica Neue in OS X Yosemite — but for the Apple Watch, it went a little deeper. The Watch features a new typeface that Apple designed in-house to maximize legibility, it says — a noble and important goal when youre dealing with a particularly small display. With these looping GIFs comparing the Apple Watch against a theoretical version that uses Roboto, you can get a better sense of where these two modern font sets diverge and intersect.

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