SciChart iOS is a High Performance, Real-time Chart Library for iOS developers. If you need a Fast, Powerful, feature-rich and interactive iOS Stock Chart in your Objective-C or Swift or Xamarin App then look no further than SciChart iOS.
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Q0: Do you have Stock Charts for Android and Xamarin iOS, so I can share the logic through applications on all platforms?
Yes and yes! Please see our Android Stock Charts Page and Xamarin bindings page. With SciChart Xamarin you will be able to share the logic through all the platforms. Please take a look at the Xamaring examples as well.
Q1: How do I add series to my chart
We have a simple, easy to follow tutorial showing how to add two chart series and some data to a SciChart iOS Chart.
Q2: How do I insert price data into my trading application?
Once you have declared a RenderableSeries and a DataSeries as per our tutorial above, simply update the data, and the chart will update too.
Q3: How do I add panes?
To create multi-pane stock charts, you simply declare multiple SCIChartSurfaces in your application and link them together. We have a tutorial showing how to synchronize two charts here We also have a great code example which shows how to create a multi-pane stock chart here
Q4: How do I configure zoom and pan behavior?
SciChart allows you to configure zoom and pan interactions via the ChartModifier API .
If you want to add Pinch to Zoom, Drag an Axis to Zoom, or double-tap to zoom extents, just use one of our built-in modifiers. Or, if you need a custom interaction, you can even create custom ChartModifiers. To find out how to use them, please see our Tutorial on adding Zooming, Panning behavior
Q5: How do I use annotations to create buy/sell indicators?
SciChart features a rich, customizable Annotation API which allows you to place text, lines, and custom markers on the chart.
You can find out how to use our Annotations API with our Tutorial - Adding Annotations
Q6: How do I add realtime data to my chart
SciChart excels at realtime chart performance which is absolutely necessary for your iOS Trading applications.
You can view our code example on Realtime ticking stock charts here . This shows how to tick and update a Candlestick or OHLC chart in realtime.
If you want to go further in understanding this feature, we also have a tutoria on Realtime Updates to the chart. This can be found here
Q7: How do I add a Tooltip to the chart
You guessed it:) we even have a tutorial and a code example for adding tooltips to the chart via our flexible ChartModifier API. Take a look here for tooltips and legends and here for rollover modifier.
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