SciChart® the market leader in Fast WPF Charts, WPF 3D Charts, and now iOS Charting & Android Chart Components


SciChart 3D for WPF is a Realtime, High Performance, WPF 3D Chart Library made with Financial, Medical, Scientific Apps in mind. Perfect for projects that need Extreme Performance and rich, interactive 3D Charts.

Get the Job Done with our DirectX powered WPF 3D Charts and Extensive API.


// The World’s Best WPF 3D Charts just got better!

The SciChart WPF v4 SDK now contains a DirectX-powered WPF 3D Chart control, including WPF 3D Bubble Charts, WPF 3D Scatter Charts, WPF 3D Point-Cloud Charts, WPF 3D Column Charts, WPF 3D Impulse (Stem) Charts, WPF 3D Surface-Mesh and WPF 3D Point-Line. With our SciChart WPF 3D Charting controls built on a flexible DirectX-powered rendering engine and our legendary core charting APIs plus our helpful tech support, it’s not hard to see why we’re number #1!

// 8x WPF 3D Chart Types plus 25x WPF 2D Chart Types

With many 3D Chart-Types to choose from, plus the potential to extend infinitely via our flexible DirectX-powered rendering engine, you’ll be spoilt for choice with SciChart’s WPF 3D Charts!

  • WPF 3D Point Cloud Chart
  • WPF 3D Scatter Chart
  • WPF 3D Bubble Chart
  • WPF 3D Point-Line Chart
  • WPF 3D Line Chart
  • WPF 3D Column Chart
  • WPF 3D Impulse (Stem) Chart
  • WPF 3D Surface Mesh Chart
WPF 3D Surface Plot Chart
WPF 3D Surface Mesh Chart
WPF 3D Bubble Chart
WPF 3D Surface Mesh Chart
WPF 3D Scatter Chart
WPF 3D Point Line Chart
WPF 3D Surface Mesh Plot Textured
WPF 3D Column Chart
WPF 3D Scatter Impulse Stem Chart

// WPF 3D Chart Performance

Our legendary WPF 3D Charting performance is provided by a mixture of extensive end-to-end performance optimisations, unsafe code, C++ interop, DirectX rendering engine and intelligent culling / resampling algorithms. You just won’t find real-world charting performance quite like SciChart!

With SciChart 3D, it is now possible to display 16,000 x 16,000 surface-meshes (statically) or 1,000 x 1,000 surface-meshes in real-time, or 1,000,000+ points scatter chart / point-clouds in real-time.

With SciChart 2D, it is now possible to display 10,000,000+ point line-charts, 1,000,000+ point scatter charts, or 1,000,000+ bar candlestick charts and update in real-time. It’s now possible to display thousands of series, or hundreds of chart surfaces on a single UI without stalling the rest of your user interface.

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WPF Chart Performance

// Rich Core WPF 3D Charting API

Our core SciChart WPF Charts API has been refined over four years with feedback from thousands of developers and end-users. Our 3D WPF Chart control builds on the amazingly rich core charting API by sharing core code for Axis Ranging, Label Formatting, Chart Modifiers (interaction) and RenderableSeries.

  • Numeric (double), DateTime, TimeSpan and Logarithmic Numeric Axis Types
  • Override Axis Label Formatting
  • Override Axis Tick Frequency
  • Toggle Gridlines, Ticks and Bands On or Off
  • Supports Axis Titles
  • Programmatic Axis World-Coordinate to Data Conversion API
  • Mouse-hover tooltips on all chart-types
  • Mouse-click Selection of scatter points and columns in 3D
  • Pass Business-objects (Metadata) through to Tooltips via PointMetadata3D API.
  • Per-series Templatable WPF Tooltips
  • MVVM Friendly API allows declaring the View in XAML and data in ViewModels.
  • Manipulate Data in ViewModels and get automatic updates on the Chart
  • All control properties are Dependency Properties allowing for binding and an intuitive WPF 3D Charting API
  • Trigger Redraw from MVVM or code.
  • Control whether Zoom/Pan Behaviour is enabled from MVVM or code.
  • Bind Tooltips to Business Objects via the PointMetadata3D API
  • FAST Immediate-Mode, DirectX powered rendering in WPF
  • DirectX9c, 10, 11 support
  • Renders over remote desktop and screen share
  • Color points individually with PaletteProvider3D API
  • Height-map / gradient fills on Surface Mesh types
  • Color Fills and Strokes
  • 3D Data-point markers: Cube, Sphere, Pyramid
  • Fast 2D Data-point markers: Ellipse, Square
  • Access to our 3D Engine to draw your own geometry
  • Hit-Test API for mouse click/hover of series, points.
  • Rich ChartModifier3D API for overriding MouseDown, MouseMove, MouseUp, Touch behaviours on the chart
  • Data-point Selection programmatically or via the mouse
  • Nearest point to mouse / Is Over point via Hit-Test API
  • Data-Point Selection API. Click to select or programmatically select data-points in 3D
  • 8 Stunning Themes to choose from
  • Create Custom Themes easily
  • Override Properties in XAML, e.g. Background, Gridlines, Text Color, Series Stroke and Fill
  • XAML Styling for Axis, RenderableSeries, Tooltips, Legends and more
  • Intuitive, WPF-Friendly API
  • Create Stunning looking Charts with Modern Styles!
  • Orbit the Chart by dragging the Mouse
  • Free-look by dragging the mouse
  • Free-move with keyboard shortcuts W-A-S-D
  • Zoom via Mousewheel
  • Zoom to fit via mouse-double-click
  • Programmatically change Camera Position, Target
  • Perspective / Orthogonal Camera modes

// Reduce your Development Costs with our World Class Support

Our customers continually rate us the best at providing world-class tech support for our WPF Charts:

“Over the years I have submitted various support tickets to Telerik, Jetbrains, Microsoft, and SciChart, and I can confidently say from my experience that SciChart has the best level of support from any of these companies.”

“I’m impressed with the support of SciChart team, it was fast, reliable and the suggestions easy to implement … While I usually have a bitter taste about other providers, SciChart definitely has my best recommendations to my co-workers and friends.”

We have several support channels including Forums, Support Tickets and Email and we aim to answer requests within 1-business-day, to get you back up and running and reduce your development costs.

// Comprehensive WPF Charting Examples and Documentation

No other WPF Charting vendor supplies such comprehensive examples and documentation! Our examples suite contains over 100 live code examples which you can export to a stand-alone Visual Studio project straight away. SciChart WPF Charts are backed by 1,500 forum questions, 300+ pages of documentation as well as a knowledgeable and responsive development team to help you achieve the best from SciChart.


// Active Development

150,000 lines of code, 3,600 unit tests, 7,500 checkins!

SciChart WPF Charts now have over 150,000 lines of code, covered by 3,600 unit and integration test and 7,500 checkins to version control over four years of development. We are the most actively developed WPF Chart control in the world and continue to add features and fix bugs/issues reported by our userbase.

// Continuous Delivery

Report a bug, sometimes we fix it same-day and push to NuGet / Github. If you’re a SciChart customer you can get the code changes within minutes and apply them to your build, allowing you to get on with your day to day business. How many can say that!


// Trusted by Thousands of Developers Worldwide

SciChart is trusted by thousands of developers worldwide and has customers in over 40 countries from sectors including Pharmaceutical, Oil & Gas, Medical, Instrumentation, Defence, Aerospace, Motorsport, Process Automation, Mining, Investment Banking, Trading and more.

// All this starting from $999 / Developer License

SciChart’s WPF 3D Charts are licensed on a perpetual, per-developer licensing model, with royalty free redistribution. You get access to our DirectX powered WPF 3D Charts, starting from just $999 per developer license.