Hanping Cantonese Dictionary Pro 6.1.2 released

June 11th, 2017
  • Added toolbar to homescreen widgets allowing you to star/copy/play words. Also randomization is now better persisted.
  • Clipboard monitoring shows tags (Android N only)
  • Long-press + icon to assign previously used tag
  • Cleaner definition/link coloring
  • Tweaked radicals screen
  • Fixed problem where tagging a non-starred word was not updating AnkiDroid
  • Several other bug fixes

Please see our post describing the Mandarin dictionary update for screenshot.

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.

Hanping Chinese Dictionary Pro/Lite 6.1 (& 6.1.1, 6.1.2) released

June 5th, 2017
  • Added toolbar to homescreen widgets allowing you to star/copy/play words. Also randomization is now better persisted.
  • Clipboard monitoring shows tags (Android N only)
  • Long-press + icon to assign previously used tag
  • Cleaner definition/link coloring
  • Tweaked radicals screen
  • Fixed audio crash
  • Fixed problem where tagging a non-starred word was not updating AnkiDroid (Pro only)
  • Several other bug fixes

6.1.1 increases Hanzi size in example sentences and adds 162 missing erhua audio recordings

6.1.2 fixes some bugs

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.

Hanping Chinese Dictionary Pro/Lite 6.0.4/6.0.5 released

May 4th, 2017
  • Better support for HSK alternative pronunciations
  • Some bug fixes

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.

Hanping Chinese Dictionary Pro/Lite & Hanping Cantonese Dictionary 6.0.3 released

April 14th, 2017

Several bug fixes (mostly concerning improved tagging feature).

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.

Hanping Cantonese Dictionary 6.0.1 released

March 31st, 2017
  • Much improved starring/tagging system
    • No longer need to star a word to tag it
    • Custom tags (corresponding to the word) shown on main Details screen beneath headword
    • Easier way to assign/create custom tags
    • Can merge two custom tags by renaming one to the same name as an existing tag
  • History also captures Popup/Widget clicks etc
  • Added some external links:
  • Fixed some Homescreen Widget refresh issues
  • Other bug fixes

See screenshots from our Mandarin dictionary app update.

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.

Hanping Chinese Dictionary Pro/Lite 6.0.1 released

March 30th, 2017
  • Much improved starring/tagging system
    • No longer need to star a word to tag it
    • Custom tags (corresponding to the word) shown on main Details screen beneath headword
    • HSK level also shown beneath headword
    • Easier way to assign/create custom tags
    • Can merge two custom tags by renaming one to the same name as an existing tag
    • Added “hsk characters” tags so that you can study (perhaps using homescreen widget) characters for any given HSK level
  • History also captures Popup/Widget clicks etc
  • Added some external links:
  • Fixed some Homescreen Widget refresh issues
  • Other bug fixes

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.

Hanping Chinese Dictionary Pro 5.2 released

December 27th, 2016
  • New audio add-on (paid) for HSK6 multi-syllable words (2300+ recordings): Meiqi HSK6.  This extends the existing set of Meiqi (female native Mandarin speaker) comprising of the free base add-on (single-syllable audio plus HSK1 multi-syllable audio), paid HSK2-5 add-on and now the paid HSK6 add-on.
  • Updated CC-CEDICT dictionary data
  • Fixed bug in Chinese links within ABC-EC definitions – there used to be a problem when parsing complex pinyin (e.g. “ban4 zuo4/chang4”)

Note: Paid Audio and Dictionary add-ons are not available on Amazon Appstore version (and so 5.2 is only being released on Google Play Store).

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.

Hanping Chinese Camera 2.4.3 released

December 22nd, 2016

This is a minor update:

  • Fixed problem (Android 7.1) regarding Launch Camera App

Note: 2.4.2 (July 2016) fixed problem loading images on some Samsung devices (mark/reset issue)

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.

Hanping Chinese Popup 1.1.11 released

December 10th, 2016

This fixes a bug where the soft keyboard would close as soon as the popup window (showing the Chinese headword & definition) appeared. This made it difficult to read Chinese text in the soft keyboard itself (for example, the word suggestions).



Available from the Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore

Hanping Chinese Dictionary Pro & Lite 5.1 & 5.1.1 released

November 22nd, 2016

We’ve teamed up with The Chairman’s Bao (TCB) (an online Chinese newspaper aimed at people learning Mandarin Chinese) to bring more example sentences to Hanping Pro!  Although The Chairman’s Bao is aimed at people learning Simplified Mandarin, the example sentences in Hanping include both Simplified & Traditional characters.  Naturally, both Pinyin and Zhuyin are also supported.  Each sentence is shown with the English translation (Pro version only).

details_gong1zuo4 Click on the sentence to examine it in more detail:

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Click on the TCB abbreviation (on the right) to launch the TCB app (or launch the Play Store app at the TCB page, if not already installed).

Long-click on the TCB abbreviation to open the TCB website. You will be taken straight to the corresponding article if you are logged in and are a TCB subscriber.

For more example sentences (ones curated specifically for language-learners) please consider purchasing one or both of our ABC add-ons.

5.1.1 fixes a bug in the clipboard monitoring notification (icons were n

Available from the Google Play Store & Amazon Appstore.