Material Icons vs Material Design Icons

Material Icons vs Material Design Icons

There are some steps designers should take at the beginning of the design project. One of them is to set icon library to provide consistency across the design. It could be designed custom or chosen among libraries. Google’s “Material Design System” and its resources undoubtedly are one of the best and most-used ones.

While searching about Material Design icons we discover two different terms Material Icons and Material Design Icons. Some sources approach and identify these terms the same way. They are both called Material, so it’s confusing. They are different, but there are some relations between two.


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