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Hanping Chinese Dictionary Pro

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From the Developer

Android's most popular Chinese dictionary - with handwriting recognition!

Over 10,000 paid customers!

Details on how to get Pro version (living in China?):

If you come across any problems please contact us directly. This is much better than leaving a comment on Google Play Store because we can then ask follow-up questions.

Pro version gives you:

★ Chinese handwriting recognition built in!
★ Mandarin audio* - over 2,200 audio files of a real native Chinese speaker (stored on SD card 7.7MB)
★ Homescreen Widgets (two sizes available) - flip through your favorite words from your homescreen
★ Multi-dictionary support - the superb ABC Chinese-English and ABC English-Chinese dictionaries (in-app purchases at extra cost)
★ No ads!

Other features:

★ Search Hanzi / Chinese, Pinyin or English
★ Pinyin or Zhuyin (Bopomofo) pronunciation throughout
★ Both Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters supported
★ Live search - results update as-you-type
★ Progressive results - as you scroll down, progressively deeper searches are seamlessly performed
★ Enter long Chinese text in the search box and get instant Pinyinization as well as automatic vocab list
★ Offline access to all features (unless specified)
★ Starred words/phrases, Word lists, Search history
★ Custom search using wildcards
★ Clipboard support - copy Chinese from dictionary
★ Night mode (black background)
★ Quick Search Box support
★ Voice recognition (online only and only on supported devices)
★ Useful links to websites e.g. YellowBridge and nciku (online only)
★ Uses CC-CEDICT dictionary data (stored on SD card) and optionally (as in-app purchases) ABC Chinese-English and ABC English-Chinese dictionaries
★ Seamless integration with our Hanping Chinese OCR app (for camera-based character recognition)
★ Supports Move to SD card**

* Note: audio does not seem to work on some Archos devices.
** Note: "Move to SD" conflicts with Widgets in that you can only have one or the other. Please read:

IMPORTANT NOTE: Purchasing this app does NOT include the ABC dictionaries. For more details about these paid add-ons (which include the ABC Chinese-English Dictionary (200,000 Chinese headwords & 10,000 example sentences) and the ABC English-Chinese Dictionary (62,000 English headwords and 6,400 example sentences)), please read:

For Chinese character input via pinyin, use Google Pinyin IME.

Note - if you are having problems downloading dictionary or audio data, please read this:

Note - if many Chinese characters appear as empty square boxes, or if you would like to use a nicer Chinese font, please read this:

Internal memory usage: 12MB
External/SD card usage: 34MB + 48.2MB(ABC CE Dictionary) + 12.9MB(ABC EC Dictionary)

Please use the forum (see below) to report any bugs or suggestions.


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