About Highcharts Android

From code to chart in record time.

The popular, robust and battle-tested Highcharts JavaScript Charting library is now available for Android with a new Highcharts Android wrapper. Get gorgeous, multi-touch charts with just a few lines of code. Highcharts is a SVG-based, multi-platform charting library that has been actively developed since 2009. It makes it very easy to add interactive charts to your mobile projects. It supports single touch-drag for data inspection, multi-touch for zooming, and advanced responsiveness for both apps and websites.

Highcharts Android Features

Robust documentation
Highsoft take great pride in creating developer-friendly documentation and demos that make learning Highcharts a fun experience. The API documentation contains descriptions of all the necessary classes and how to use them. You will also find several “getting started” guides, as well as in-depth documentation of its features and options with live code. As the infrastructure itself is intuitive, most developers will find it easy to use, even without referencing the documentation.

Vast chart collection
Highcharts currently supports line, spline, area, areaspline, column, bar, pie, scatter, angular gauges, arearange, areasplinerange, columnrange, bubble, box plot, error bars, funnel, waterfall, polar chart types, and many more.

Options are optional
In most cases, charts look and behave exactly as you need without any modifications. For anything else, a simple options-structure allows for deep customization. Highcharts is also extendable and pluggable for experts seeking advanced animations and functionality.

Flexible styling
The elegant charts render crisp and clear at any resolution and are easily styled via the via Java or JavaScript API as well as CSS (web apps).

Easily bring charts to life to demonstrate complex relationships between data, with live, dynamic updates of data and customizable animations.

The dedicated Android wrapper for Highcharts is designed to work with Android 5.0. and later. The chart creating process is simple as each main feature has its class; the framework is easy to install as well since only a few options are needed to generate the chart.

Highsoft's mobile solution encompasses a small JavaScript Webview embedded in your mobile application. The Highcharts Android Wrapper offers the capability to initialize the chart as a normal view in Android; the code is identical to the industry-leading Highcharts code, used across millions of web pages. A dedicated Android wrapper is available for developers who would prefer working with Java rather than JavaScript.