Essential Chart for WinRT is a high-performance, visually stunning charting component that is easy to use. It includes common chart types ranging from line charts to specialized financial charts. It incorporates DirectX rendering to deliver the best possible performance.
Essential Chart was designed especially for the WinRT platform. It employs all the nuances that platform has to offer, like high-performance DirectX rendering and touch gestures.
All common chart types are supported: line, area, bar, bubble, column, candle, hi-lo, hi-lo-open-close, polar, pie, radar, range area, range column, scatter, stacking column, stacking bar, stacking area, histogram, spline, step area, step line, doughnut, pyramid, funnel and spline area series. You can also create combination charts that have different types of series within the same chart.
Essential Chart provides several financial chart types including 10 technical indicators for visualizing trends in financial data.
All the features you need are available out-of-the-box to visualize charts that demand multiple axes, trackballs, interactive cursors, zooming, panning, strip lines, and stacked axes.
Essential Chart is the fastest chart available on the market. It can render 100,000 data points in under a second, even on low-powered tablets. It also handles quick updates while maintaining excellent refresh rates.
The naturalness of touch-enabled UIs enhances interactions between users and visualized data. This experience is degraded if the chart control cannot keep up with the action; Essential Chart is optimized to provide the best interactive experience.