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SciChart iOS v1.0 Released!

SciChart iOS v1.0 Released!

Earlier this year, at the end of March, we published the video Intro to SciChart for iOS: High Performance iOS Charts!, announcing that we’d started working on a brand new product – SciChart for iOS. It presented some major features like different chart types, legends, chart interactions and styling and themeing. Also we promised that our iOS Charts will become the world’s fastest charting library for this mobile platform.

Since that time, a lot of our customers have been anticipating the release of the product. Finally, a couple of weeks ago, we announced the forthcoming release of SciChart for iOS in the press-release for SciChart WPF v4.0.6.

Today, we are proud to present to you the result of over a year of fruitful research and development, SciChart iOS v.1.0! We hope that it will be a great addition to the SciChart product family, alongside with SciChart for Android v.1.0, keeping an already proven reputation of SciChart as a feature-rich, fast and reliable chart control the world’s best charting library!

// Feature Updates

// Extremely fast

With extremely high performance, SciChart iOS is able to draw millions of points in real-time on an iOS device. Take a look at our Features, our Performance comparison or our iOS Charting Demo which you can run on an iPad or iPhone, which showcases the features and performance of SciChart iOS.

// Many popular chart types

ModifiersWe’ve created a lot of great charts you can now use, configure and customize in native iOS applications. More will be coming soon:

  • iOS Line Chart
  • iOS Mountain (Area) Chart
  • iOS Candlestick Chart
  • iOS Column Chart
  • iOS Heatmap / Spectrogram Chart
  • iOS Scatter Chart
  • iOS Band Chart
  • iOS Stacked Mountain (Area) Chart
  • iOS Bubble Chart


// Rich, Interactive charts

SciChart iOS provides rich, interactive iOS Charting Controls, which give an excellent with features including:

  • Touch to Pinch Zoom, Pan
  • Touch to zoom to fit
  • Auto-Ranging
  • Annotations
  • Tooltips

Simulator Screen Shot 14 Jun 2016, 18.01.34_iphone6_silver_portrait

// The SciChart iOS Examples Suite

The SciChart iOS Charts SDK contains a rich interactive examples application with the following features:

  • Approximately 15 Rich examples showcasing the features of the SciChart iOS Charting Library
  • Search keying on tag, example title, description and source-code, so you can find iOS Chart Feature you are looking for
  • View / copy source of a specific iOS Charting Example
  • Export example to stand-alone Xcode project, so you can create applications with our iOS Charting Library quickly
  • Turning on/off ChartModifiers

The SciChart iOS Examples Suite is easy to navigate and shows main benefits and great performance of our iOS charts.
All examples are grouped into Categories by features or action you might want to implement.

The Demo application has been created with the purpose of teaching you about our iOS Charting features. This is the best place to start learn SciChart iOS Charts API!
Also on our getting started page you can easily find out where to start!

// Where can I get it?

You can download the SciChart iOS Charting SDK v1 from our Downloads page.
This page has a ZIP archive where you can find:

  • SciChart iOS framework (our iOS Charting Library)
  • SciChart Demo application with both Objective C and Swift examples
  • Documentation and getting started guide

You can generate a trial key for 30 days by following the steps at

// What if I have some questions?

That’s OK – we are always available to help you! Furthermore, we believe you will not find better-supported chart controls than with SciChart! Please find the online resources below that may come in handy:

  • SciChart iOS Documentation included in the SDK download
  • SciChart iOS Community Forums at
  • 15+ iOSChart Examples with Source-Code included in the SDK download

But if that’s not enough, you can Contact us anytime and one of our staff will get back to you. We aim to answer all requests within 1-business day.

// Pricing and Licensing

SciChart is licensed per developer, with royalty free redistribution rights for your apps. You can see the pricing of our licenses in our Web Store.

So don’t delay! Download the trial now at our Downloads page and try out our amazing new iOS Charts.

Feedback and Suggestions
You can contact us anytime to give feedback. We are keen to hear what you think of this new product lineup. Any suggestions or feature requests would also be welcome and can go on our task board.

Best regards,
[SciChart Team]


By Yaroslav Pelyukh | Jun 30, 2016

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