If you're studying Mandarin Chinese, this is the pinyin chart for you. It's the only pinyin chart for the iPad to make full use of zooming and panning controls to make pinyin study easy and enjoyable. The interface is simple, clean, and ad-free. Every pinyin syllable has audio associated, and toggling between the four different tones of Mandarin Chinese is easy.

More advanced students of Chinese will enjoy the pinyin chart's support for alternate phonetic representations of Mandarin Chinese. The app comes with support for the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) for free, but other romanization systems like Wade-Giles, as well as alternate representations like zhuyin (used in Taiwan) are available by in-app purchase.

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What's New

Version 2.2

Bug fixes (especially the crashing problem on iOS 9)

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5

14 Ratings

14 Ratings

This app is a must have in learning Chinese

ChinaTraveller ¥

I am in my 4th year of Mandarin study and being in my early 60's, it's way too late to think of learning Chinese characters. I must count on Pin Ying to help me with pronunciation of new words and phrases and this is my most referenced app during my studies. I give it my highest recommendation for usefulness.

Must have


Great for learning mandarin. Been a great tool and resource.

Very useful


I use this app for pronunciation, IPA and Wade-Giles symbols.


AllSet Learning
30.4 MB
Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, French, Japanese, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Thai, Traditional Chinese
Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2011 AllSet Learning
In-App Purchases
  1. Zhuyin Chart $0.99
  2. Wade-Giles romanization $0.99
  3. Gwoyeu Romatzyh $0.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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