Check the difference and similarity from the following comparison table.
To sum up:
1.Operating system: Except Autel MS906S supports Android 4.4, others support Android 7.0
2. Software update: all support 1 year free update via Wi-Fi
3. Automatic detection: Except Autel MS906S only supports AUTO-VIN/AUTO-SCAN, others support AUTO-VIN/AUTO-SCAN/SCAN VIN/PLATE SCAN
4. License plate reader: Except Autel MS906S, other diagnostic scan tools are available on select vehicles
5. Vehicle coverage: all support Domestic. Asian and European 1996 and newer passenger/ light duty, some medium duty.
6. OBDII test modes: all support 10 test modes (live & freeze frame/enhanced mode 6)
Service resets: all support 26+ service features
7. Diesel PM: all support reset diesel emissions (light& medium duty vehicles)
8. System diagnostics: all support Access all modules in all systems
9. Component activations: all support bi-directional control
10. Enhanced functions: Except Maxisys MS906S support coding+ adaptations, others support advanced coding+ adaptations
11. ADAS calibration: All support ADASUPGRADE & Frame kit (purchase required) except MS906S
12. Battery analyzation: all support Maxibas software with update except MS906S
13. Cloud services: all support remote programming, repair database& report storage (coming soon) except MS906S.
14. Complete TPMS function: only MS906PRO-TS supports TPMS diagnostic serive & 1- sensor programming
15. Repair assist: only Autel MS909, MS919 and Ultra support guided procedures with DTC analysis & fault code solutions
16. Topology module mapping: only Autel MS909, MS919 and Ultra support color coded all system status screens on supported vehicle
17. Relevant cases: only Autel MS909, MS919 and Ultra support DTC troubleshooting
18. Technical service bulletins: only Autel MS909, MS919 and Ultra support available on select vehicles
19. VCMI 5-IN-ONE DEVICE: only Autel MS919 and Ultra support VCI, Oscilloscope, multimeter, waveform generator, Can bus check
20. SPLIT screen display: only Autel Maxisys Ultra supports View multiple functions at once
Autel MS906 series comparison:
AUTEL MS906S, MS906S PRO and MS906PRO-TS are the 2022 newest models. There is no IP restriction, can be used anywhere. Only support English and cannot change the language.
Autel MS906S highlights:
1. Upgraded Version for MS906- MS906S supports long-distance wireless communication, more convenient; Rechargeable 10000mah 2. 2. 7V high capacity battery, more durable; Supports for Remote Expert service, one click for help.
3. No IP Restriction- You can use MS906S all over the world
4. OE-Level Diagnosis – MS906S can get OE-level analysis of ECM, transmission, ABS, airbag, SAS, DPF, EVAP, TPMS, BMS, EPB among other on-board systems. You can read, clear their codes thus turning off warning lights; check freeze frame data and view live stream in graph to evaluate the vehicle's health at a glance.
5. 31+ Service Functions – It has 31 service function options, mainly including Oil Reset, EPB service, TPMS ID Relearn, ABS Auto Bleed, SAS Calibration, DPF Regeneration and etc
6. Advanced Functions – As a bi-directional scan tool, MS906S allows you to send control commands directly to verify system components status effortlessly in seconds.
1. Overall by diagnostic functions, it is SAME as MS906BT, MS908, and MK908.
2. As to cost, it is Autel MK908 > MS908> MS906BT>MS906S >MS906
Autel MaxiSYS MS906 Pro highlights:
New Software features
- Battery Analyzation Capability*
- Cloud-based Reports and Data Management
- Remote Expert (coming soon)
* With additional purchase of the MaxiBAS BT506 battery and electrical system tester.
** With purchase of ADAS calibration frame system and software
Autel MaxiSYS MS906 Pro TS Highlights:
1. Upgraded from Autel MS906TS/ MS906/ MS906S/ MP808TS/ MK808TS, Autel MaxiSys MS906 Pro-TS is equivalent to MS906TS + TS601
2. Complete TPMS Functions As Professional TPMS Tool: TPMS diagnose & service, activate/ relearn 99% all-known sensors, program MX-sensors
3. High-end ECU Online Coding Same as MS908/ MK908P: Same as MS908/ Elite/ MS906BT, MaxiSys MS906 Pro-TS assigns ECU online coding to allow reprogramming adaptive data to specific components after repair or replacement for Toyota, Nissan, Honda, Chrysler, VW, AUDI, GM, etc. can code B~W F and E chassis/ Porsche, Ford offline adaption
4. All system diagnostics: Diagnose all available vehicles electrical systems and sub-systems in minutes
5. 31+ Services & Initialization & Adaptation & Calibration
Autel Ultra Highlights:
1. Global Version, No IP Limit, can be used anywhere
2. Update online one year for free, After one year, the yearly subscription is €1100
3. Updated version of MK908P/MS908P/Elite/MS909/MS919; All-in-one comprehensive scanner for large repair workshops;
4. D-PDU/SAE J2534/RP1210/DoIP/CAN FD protocols are supported; Wider vehicle coverage for 99.99% makes in the market;
5. 5-in-1 VCMI with functions of VCI, oscilloscope, waveform generator, multimeter, and CAN BUS tester;
6. Advanced Programming and Coding, ECU upgrading & downgrading, ECU module matching & replacement, etc.
7. 36+ service functions to fix all car-related problems, no need to turn to other scan tool or gurus;
8. One-stop Intelligent Diagnosis based on DTCs, helping you have a clear picture of vehicle status; the Ultra features the TSB, repair tips, DTC analysis, etc. For each fault code, Ultra performs in-depth analysis and gives the OE data and processing suggestions.
9. OE-level Topology Module Tree, helping you view the vehicle's crux much more intuitively;
10. Split-screen multi-application navigation with super fast running speed, greatly improving your work efficiency;
11. 10+ highly advanced functions: Active Test/Guided Functions/Personalization/Modification/ etc.;
12. Multiple repair guidance: Technical Service Bulletin (TSB), DTC Analysis, Repair Assist, Repair Tips, Component Measurement, and Relevant Cases
1. Multi-languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Polish, Swedish, Korean, Japanese, Russian, Italian, Chinese, but it is English by default if you need other languages need to pay price difference 105EUR
2. It doesn't support Benz Gateway
3. We can ship it from UK to UK customers now, for customers from other countries, need ship from China currently