Calibri is a general purpose sans serif font, like Arial and even more like Helvetica. It has rounded corners.
Cambria is a serif font, described by some as "sturdy", and has a less formal feel.
Candara is a sans serif that has flared ends on vertical stems, giving a concave look to the lines. It is reminescent of Optima/Zaft Humanist.
Consolas is a monospaced font, similar to Lucida Console.
Constantia is a serif font, with a more formal look with its smaller x-height.
Corbel is a sans serif font similar in function to Verdana -- good for screen reading.
Here are additional online articles regarding those fonts.
- Word blog: The New Document Look
- Office UI: New Fonts For Documents
- The Design Desk: The Next Big Thing in Online Type
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