How to Update Autel Scanners VCI Firmware(MaxiVCI Mini, MaxiVCI 100 etc.)?

Hi everyone, before we’ve talked about the registration, updates, language changing, data log uploading of Autel MK808 key programming tool, and actually such kinds of operation steps are similar among Autel scanners, but for updates we don’t mention the firmware part because MK808 is a wired one. So today is going to show you how to update the firmware, that is, the vehicle connector interface for Autel devices.


Note: the process is also the same among the kind of Autel products.


Main Autel VCI types:

MaxiVCI Mini: for MK808TS, MX808TS, MP808TS etc.

MaxiVCI 100: for MS906TS, MS906BT etc.

Wireless Diagnostic Interface: for MK908, MK908P etc.


1.Update via display tablet


Ensure device is well charged

Connection to VCI is firm

Internet connection is stable


1)Connect the VCI to the tablet via the USB cable.

Once the two green lights on, thing are connected well.

For other VCIs, there will be similar indicators.


2)On homepage, press

VCI Manager>>Update

Wait for the pairing of the device and the VCI.

Then click on “Update now” to download the latest version.

Reboot your VCI to complete update.


2.Update via PC

1)Download and install “Maxi PC Suite” from

Support>>Downloads>>Maxi PC Suite

2)Connect the VCI to PC via the USB cable.

3)Launch “Maxi PC Suite” and select your VCI type

4)After the update tool recognize the VCI automatically, choose an available version to update.


Done! Simple and nice!