Apple’s fascination with detail presents itself in subtle ways throughout the company’s product line, from the Mac to the iPhone and Apple Watch.
Here’s a look at our favorite design elements that highlight the company’s close attention to detail.
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Thoughtful design has always been at the core of Apple’s product development.
Steve Jobs was especially keen on making products that are clean, friendly, and above all simple to use — a set of principles that has often separated Apple’s products from the rest.
“It takes a lot of hard work to make something simple, to truly understand the underlying challenges and come up with elegant solutions,” Jobs said according to the Smithsonian Magazine.
Apple’s attention to detail is present throughout the company’s product line, from the way the case for your AirPods snaps shut to subtle flourishes in the iPhone’s software. Here are our favorite design elements that highlight the company’s fixation with detail.
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The way your AirPods case effortlessly snaps shut:
Ever notice how the case for your AirPods snaps shut with just a subtle flick? Or how the individual buds just seem to slip into place the moment you drop the earbuds’ stem into its corresponding slot?
Those details were very carefully thought-out during the design process, Jonathan Ive, Apple’s famed chief design officer, said in an interview with GQ. Here’s what he said to the outlet in reference to Apple’s approach when developing its AirPods:
” There is color and form and the overall sort of architecture, but then those more difficult-to-define and concept behaviors, like the noise of a click and the force of a magnet that draws something closed. . . I mean, for example, …read more
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