Change the font size on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

In iOS 7 and later, you can change the size of your font in Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Phone, Notes, and other apps that support Dynamic Type.

Change the font size

  1. In iOS 8, go to Settings > Display and Brightness > Text Size.
    In iOS 7, go to Settings > General > Text Size.
  2. Drag the slider to make the font bigger or smaller.

You'll see this font size in apps that support Dynamic Type for your version of iOS.

Make the font even bigger

  1. Go to Settings > General > Accessibility > Larger Text (or Larger Type in iOS 7).
  2. Turn on Larger Accessibility Sizes (or Larger Dynamic Type in iOS 7) for bigger font options.
  3. Drag the slider to select the font size you want.

Turn on other Accessibility settings

Go to Settings > General > Accessibility to make the text bold, increase the contrast, or invert the colors on your screen.

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