Lonsdor K518 Pro vs. K518ISE (Function, System, Software License, Accessories)

In the previous article, we compared the main differences between Lonsdor K518 Pro and K518ISE/K518S (Review here). Today, we will compare them in more detail, including hardware, function, system software, software license and accessories.


1.Hardware & Functions Comparison:

Item Londsor K518PRO Lonsdor K518ISE
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CPU PX30 1.8GHZ A33 1.3GHZ
 RAM 2+8G 1+8G
WIFI module Enhanced WIFI 2.4G
Battery 5800mAh 3800mAh
Quick charge Support /
Resolution 1280*800 1024*600
Screen 7 Inch full view HD screen 7 inch
Bluetooth module Support /
File transfer mode Bluetooth+ USB USB
USB port Type-C USB square port
Button Full touch+ Shortcuts Touch+ button
Host interface 15 PINS 25 PINS
Smart key generation interface Support /
Simu-Antenna interface Support /
Device bracket Support /
Enhanced remote detect module Support /
Frequency identification range more frequency bands little frequency bands
Common function shortcuts Support /
USB2.0 interface extension Support Support
OBD II cable self-test Support /
OBD II cable illumination Support /
CAN-FD Protocol module Support /
DOIP Protocol module Support /
CAN Protocol module Support Support
SCAN Protocol module Support Support
ISO-9141K-Line Protocol Support Support
ISO-14230 K-Line Protocol Support Support
ISO-15765 CAN Protocol Support Support
ISO-11898-2 DWCAN Protocol Support Support
ISO-11898-3 DWFTCAN Protocol Support Support
SAE-J1850VPW Protocol Support Support
SAE-J1850-PWM Protocol Support Support
SAE-J2411 SWCAN Protocol Support Support
SAE-J2610 SCI Protocol Support Support
SAE-J1567 CCD bus Protocol Support Support
SAE-J2740 Protocol Support Support
SAE-J2809 Protocol Support Support
VAG TP16 CAN Protocol Support Support
SAE-J2819 Protocol Support Support
SAE-J2818 Protocol Support Support
NISSAN DDL UART Protocol Support Support
BMW DS2 Protocol Support Support
Ford UBP Protocol Support Support
J1850 Protocol module Support Support
EV Support Support some models
Hybrid Vehicle Support Support some models
Diesel Vehicle Support Support some models
Generate emergency key Support /
IMMO off Support /
Access card IC/ID card copy Support /
Write-to-start Support /
Generate smart key Support Support
Generate garage remote Support Support
Detect ignition coil Support Support
Unlock Toyota working key Support Support
Generate key chip Support Part Support
Identify & copy chip Support Support
Hex editor Support Support
decode chip Support Support
File manager/edit Support /
EEPROM data odometer adjustment Support Support
Auto-identify immo system Part Support Not Support
Read & Write MCU data Support Support


2.System Comparison:

Item K518 PRO K518
Common function shortcuts Support /
File manager/edit Support /
Immo off Support /
Acess card copy Support /
Write-to-start Support /
EEPROM data odometer adjustment Support /
CAN-FD protocol Support /
DOIP protocol Support /
CAN protocol Support support
SCAN protocol Support support
K-LINE protocol Support support
J1850 protocol Support support
Hex editor Support support
Decode chip Support support


3.Software License Comparison:

Item K518 Pro K518
Free Annual subscription Two years One year
Volvo license Free Charge
Lynk & Co license Free Charge
Nissan license Free Charge
Toyota license Free Charge
Jaguar/Land Rover license Free Charge
LEXUS license Free Charge
Other car brands license Free Free


4.Accessories Comparison:

Item K518 Pro K518
Enhanced Toyota/Lexus


Built-in Work with

Lonsdor LKE

Smart Key Emulator

KPROG adaptor Support Support
16+32 cable Support Support
L-JCD cable Support Support
JLR cable Support Support
Third part decoder Support Support


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