Autel MK908P vs. Elite II vs. Ultra Lite vs. Ultra, How to Choose?

Autel Maxisys Elite II

What’s different between Autel MaxiCOM MK908P, Maxisys Elite II, Ultra Lite & Ultra diagnostic tool? Which scanner is better? No worries, we’ve listed a comparison table below to figure them out.

MK908P vs. Elite II vs. Ultra Lite vs. Ultra

Item Autel MaxiCOM MK908P Autel Maxisys Elite II Autel Maxisys Ultra Lite Autel Maxisys Ultra
Image Autel MaxiCOM MK908P Autel Maxisys Elite II Autel Maxisys Ultra Lite Autel Maxisys Ultra
Price €2,052 €2475 €3800 €4285
Launch Time 2019 2021 2022 2020
CPU Exynox 5260 Exynos 8895 Exynos 8895 Exynos 8895
RAM 2G 4G 4G 4G
ROM 64G 128G 256G 256G
Battery Capacity 15000mAh 15400mAh 18000mAh 18000mAh
System Android 4.4.2 Android 7 Android 10.0 Android 7
Screen Size 10.1 inch 9.7 inch 12.9 inch 12.9 inch
Screen Resolution 1920*1200 1536*2048 2732*2048 2732*2048
Wi-Fi 2.4 & 5 GHz 2.4 & 5 GHz 2.4 & 5 GHz 2.4 & 5 GHz
Camera Rear 8M Front 5M, rear 16M Front 16M, rear 16M Front 5M, rear 16M
VCI MaxFilash Elite MaxiFlash Elite MaxiFlash VCI MaxiFlash VCM
Read & Clear Codes, Live Data
Special Functions
Action Test
Benz Online Programming
BMW Online Programming
Ford Offline Programming
Mazda Offline Programming
Jaguar Offline Programming
Vaxhall Offline Programming
Opel Offline Programming
Benz Online Coding(SCN)
BMW Online Coding
Audi Online Coding
Porsche Online Coding
VW Online Coding
Nissan Online Coding
Nissan-GTR Online Coding
Infiniti Online Coding
Hyundai Online Coding
Bmw Hidden Features √ (need to buy OTG adapter & F chassis cable)
VW, Audi, Skoda hidden features
VW, Audi, Skoda, Seat, Bently, Man LD guidance
McLaren, Tesla diagnosis ×
Auto VIN
Scan VIN/License ×
Remote desk
Oscilloscope(Autel MV108/ MV105) × √ (VCMI)
Battery Test ×
Remote Expert × ×
Smart Diagnosis × ×
Topology Map × ×
D-PDU/RP1210 × ×
Language Muti-language Muti-language Muti-language English
Report on Cloud
WiFi Print ×
Pre&Post Scan

1. Price

Autel MK908P < Elite II < Ultra Lite < Ultra
– MaxiCOM MK908P is the cheapest.
– Maxisys Elite II takes the second.
– Maxisys Ultra Lite takes the third.
– Maxisys Ultra is the most expensive.

2. Hardware
Autel MK908P < Elite II < Ultra Lite ≈ Ultra
– MK908P is the oldest device so that be with lower configuration than others.
– Autel Elite II is latest but small. Therefore, it’s equipped lower RAM+ROM & battery capacity than Ultra.
– Maxisys Ultra Lite has similar hardware configuration as Ultra, only differs in VCI. Besides, Ultra Lite system is newer than Ultra, which is Android 10.0.

3. Software
Autel MK908P < Elite II < Ultra Lite ≈ Ultra
– Autel Ultra covers all functions of others.
– Autel MK908P has less advanced features than others.
– Autel Ultra only supports English while others all support muti-language.
– Only Autel Ultra Lite does not support oscilloscope.

All four Autel Automotive Diagnostic System scanners are professional and suitable for medium or large car repair shops. So how to select a appropriate one?
1. Most Cost-Efficient Scanner
Autel MK908P & Autel Elite II are the most good-value diagnostic tool at an affordable price. If you don’t mind the year and configuration, MK908P is recommended;
If you prefer the latest device, Elite II is recommended. Elite II is the most light-weight and compact among them. Easy to carry for any outdoor work.

2. Substitution of Ultra
If you’re looking for a perfect substitution for Ultra with lower price, then Ultra Lite is best. The only difference between them is VCI. Users can also purchase a new VCMI to upgrade it to an Ultra.
What’s worth mentioning is Ultra Lite supports multi-language while Ultra does not.

3. Most Muti-Functional & Advanced Tool
Maxisys Ultra deserves the best one in Auel diagnostic tools without a doubt. It is superior in terms of configuration, performance and functionality. Although it’s the most expensive, it also brings the most incredible diagnostic experience for users.