• Wednesday
  • August 20, 2014
  • Last updated: 11:52pm

Experience the new and improved
SCMP Tablet Edition

Introducing our new SCMP Tablet Edition - now specially designed to maximise your news reading experience. This unique visually-driven interface delivers all the South China Morning Post content you've come to expect from both print and online. Download it today to enjoy the best news reading experience on your tablet.

More Content

We've listened to our readers' feedback and have included a range of enhancements throughout
the new SCMP Tablet Edition:

  • More frequent updates
    the SCMP Tablet Edition will update with the latest news 24hours a day, 7 days a week
  • More social sharing
    share articles with friends on Facebook, Twitter or via email
  • More interaction
    comment directly within the app to join the conversation
  • More multimedia
    experience articles with slideshows, rich media infographics and embedded video

Key Features

  • Change content priority
    Personalise your experience by choosing which categories you would like to read as well as the order in which they appear.
  • One-click navigation
    Find the content you need fast. Navigate to any section instantly with our easy to use and customizable navigation Menu.
  • Right or left handed
    Customise the app to suit your preference.

How to install


If you are using an iPad, click the link below. Then tab the share button in your Safari menu bar and click 'Add to Home Screen'

Android Tablets

If you are using an Android Tablet, download the app from the Google Play app store. The app is currently optimized for a number of Android Tablets and we'll be adding more devices over the weeks and months to come. To see a list of approved Android Tablets please see our FAQs.


Using the App

How to use the app

The app is fully integrated with SCMP.com so you can use your existing SCMP.com username and password to access the app. If you're not yet a subscriber, you can view our subscription packages here


For more information on the app including answers to common questions please see our Frequently Asked Questions.


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