Install Latest Roboto Ice Cream Sandwich Font on Micromax A70

Roboto is the latest typeface for Ice Cream Sandwich that is going to be in the all new Android smartphones. Roboto has been made from scratch by Android at Google exclusively keeping small screens in mind.

Now, since Samsung Smartphones support installing Custom FlipFonts on stock firmwares you can easily get Roboto on your beloved Samsung phone. Here are the instructions to do so:

 


Instructions:

  1. Download the zip file from here. Copy it to the Root of your SD card.
  2. Reboot into ClockworkMod Recovery & Flash it using “Select zip from SD card”.
  3. Reboot. And you’re done!

Note that if you are downloading Roboto from elsewhere, there are some versions that are not working. The above version has been tested by us.


As you can see Roboto displays text better & Consumes less space for the same amount of thickness without loss in clarity.
Credits (for the Flashable zip)

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Install Latest Roboto Ice Cream Sandwich Font on Your Samsung Galaxy Ace

Roboto is the latest typeface for Ice Cream Sandwich that is going to be in the all new Android smartphones. Roboto has been made from scratch by Android at Google exclusively keeping small screens in mind.

Now, since Samsung Smartphones support installing Custom FlipFonts on stock firmwares you can easily get Roboto on your beloved Samsung phone. Here are the instructions to do so:


Instructions:

  1. Download & extract the zip file from here. Install the APK you extracted. Make sure you have  ‘Unknown sources‘ checked in Settings > Applications.
  2. Now go to Settings > Display > Font Style . Your recently downloaded font will show up here.
  3. Select whichever font you like. A prompt will offer to reboot. Select it & you’re done.

Note that if you are downloading Roboto from elsewhere, there are some that are not working. The above version has been tested by us.

As you can see Roboto displays text better & Consumes less space for the same amount of thickness without loss in clarity.

Install Custom Fonts On your Samsung Galaxy Ace (Without Root!!)

Note: This tutorial applies to all Samsung Phones.

Ever wondered why Samsung is the leader in the Android smartphone division? It’s because the little things that matter.All Samsung phones support direct installation of Custom Fonts without rooting. Yes! You heard us right. The little feature you might have stumbled across in settings menu exists in no other phones. No other company like Sony, Motorola, HTC etc. supports the same.

So What do you need to do?

Method 1:

  1. Simply download an app like Fonts for Galaxy SP (Fontomizer) from Android market.
  2. Check Unknown sources in Settings > Applications.
  3. Select any font from the Fontomizer app. You will be directed to a download page. Download & Install it.
  4. Now go to Settings > Display > Font Style . Your recently downloaded font will show up here.
  5. Select whichever font you like. A prompt will offer to reboot. Select it & you’re done.

Method 2:

  1. Download an APK from internet or make one yourself (Tutorial Coming soon!) in Flipfont format.
  2. Install it on your Samsung phone. Make sure you have  ‘Unknown sources‘ checked in Settings > Applications.
  3. Now go to Settings > Display > Font Style . Your recently downloaded font will show up here.
  4. Select whichever font you like. A prompt will offer to reboot. Select it & you’re done.

Here is the XDA thread where you can download lots of Flipfont Apk’s.

You might also want to install the ROBOTO font from Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0) which is our favorite. Tutorial

So with the knowledge of exclusivity of this feature, didn’t become lucrative all of a sudden?