account arrowhead-down arrowhead-up mobile-menu search sm-bold-x x-skinny-rounded x-skinny arrowhead-right social-facebook social-googleplus social-instagram social-linkedin social-pinterest social-qzone social-renren social-tencent social-twitter social-vkontakt social-weibo social-youku social-youtube

Please help us improve our website

Take our customer survey to evaluate your visit.

It should only take a few minutes to answer five quick questions. Just click the Launch survey button at the end of your visit to begin.

cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Tips & Tricks

Curious about what is happening at IFA?
Read more and discuss the press conference here.

Japanese font weight shortage

Visitor
Message 1 of 3
1,651 Views
Message 1 of 3

Japanese font weight shortage

I use SGP621 Android ver6.01

I also use Xperia Z3 (docomo SO-01G ,Japan)

 

SO-01G is installed full-weight Japanese Font set (5 or 6 weight)

ソニーモバイルUDゴシック or Sonymobile UD Gothic (Sans?)

 

but SGP621 is not. Probably only 2 weight Japanese fonts in it.

 

I often see same website in both devices,

so this difference makes  incompatibility for me.

specially, when I see websites used light-weight Japanese font,

I feel big frustration! it's not smart.

 

If you can, I hope to improve this issue next update

I think it's easy to do it, and makes big differences!

 

2 REPLIES 2
Highlighted
Genius
Message 2 of 3
1,643 Views
Message 2 of 3

Re: Japanese font weight shortage

Hello @sndk and welcome to the forum!

 

This is something that I'd recommend you take with your Local support.

sony_sign_logo.png - Official Sony Xperia Support Staff


If you're new to our forums make sure that you have read our Discussion guidelines.
If you want to get in touch with the local support team for your country please visit our contact page.

Visitor
Message 3 of 3
1,634 Views
Message 3 of 3

Re: Japanese font weight shortage

thx to message me

surely I want this issue to be known by Sony develop team.

(I don't know how.)

but raising this issue on Support forum, Many people get to know about this.

I'd like to know how other people feels about it.

At least one person thinks SGP 621 (probably all Z3 tablet compact)

has a defect about Japanese font problem.