New HSK standards has been released in March, 2022. But some Chinese learners may still feel confused about the difference between New HSK 3.0 and HSK 2.0. So we made three charts based on the latest HSK exam standards. You will get to know what are required in New HSK Test 3.0 and what’s the main difference between New HSK 3.0 and HSK 2.0.
Above data tables shows the difference between HSK 3.0 and 2.0 in vocabulary. We can easily notice that New HSK 3.0 Test introduced new Band 7/8/9 and the vocabulary in old HSK Test 2.0 was moved to this new Band.
Also, the vocabulary in total increased 1342 words. At this point, we can conclude that New HSK 3.0 Test is more difficult than Old HSK 2.0 Test.
Not only vocabulary, new standard included the requirements of syllables, characters and grammar points.