Autel MP808 vs MP808K vs MP808BT vs MP808TS vs MX808 vs MK808

Autel M*808 series scanners have similar features and functions of the same brand. Many people become bewildered when it comes to choosing one of these scanners. They cannot be differentiated by just looking at them.

The article will help you decide on which scanner to pick for your needs.


Part I: Autel MK808 vs MX808  vs MP808

First of all, check a table comparison below:

Autel MaxiCOM MK808

Autel Mk808
Autel MaxiCheck MX808

Autel Mx808

Autel MaxiPro MP808

Autel Mp808

Update Cost $110/ year $110/year $350/year
OBD2 Functions 10/10* 10/10 10/10
System Diagnostics 10/10 10/10 10/10
Service Functions 25+ 28+ 30+
Bi-Directional Control Yes Yes Yes
Coding/Programming Injector coding
Key programming.
Injector coding
Key fob programming.
ECU coding
Injector coding
Key fob programming
TPMS programming (TS version)
Key Programming.
Storage 32GB 32GB 32GB
Battery Storage 3.7 V/5000 mAh lithium-polymer battery. 3.7 V/5000 mAh lithium-polymer battery. 3.7 V/3200mAh lithium-polymer battery.
Operating System Android™ 4.4.4 powered by Cortex-A9 processor (1.5 GHz). Android™ 4.4.4 powered by Cortex-A9 processor (1.5 GHz). Android™ 4.4.4 powered by Cortex-A9 processor (1.4 GHz).
Supported Vehicles OBD2 cars, SUVs, 12V trucks OBD2 cars, SUVs, 12V trucks OBD2 cars, SUVs, 12V truc
1.MK808, MX808 and MP808 are professional tools that support all obd2 modes.  Any of them can help you read and erase DTCs, view live data of each parameter, access VIN, view live frame data, and perform all other OBD functions. If you are a mechanic looking for an OBD2 code reader, you can choose either MK808 or MX808 for their affordability.
2. They are all all make full system diagnostic scanners that perform all system diagnostics on various vehicle systems and components, including body, chassis, powertrain, communication, etc.
3.  They can all be used on more than 80 US, Asian and European vehicles from 1996. With constant software updates, these tools can also support newer models.
4. They all have bi-directional control function now (MK808 and MX808 adds bi-directional control function in year 2022 ). They can perform active tests. It can send to and retrieve information from various control modules. You can use it to perform functional tests, inspection tests, system tests, and actuator tests. That capabilities allow you to unmask any cause of vehicle problems, making your troubleshooting easier.
5. All with one-year free update. Need to subscribe license after that.

The Autel MK808, MX808, and MP808 have 25+, 28, and 31+ service functions, respectively. They have most of these functions in common. So, you don’t lose much for choosing one over the other. However, if you want more reset and maintenance functions, you may consider the MP808. It has the most number, making it the best for mechanics, though it’s also the most expensive.

MK808 25+ service functions:
Oil Reset Service, Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) Service, Steering Angle Sensor reset, TPMS Service, DPF regeneration, BMS Reset, IMMO Service, ABS Bleeding, Odometer, Headlamp, Suspension, Throttle, WIN DR ROOF, Seats, CHG Tire Size, TEC Learn, Lang Change, Trans Adaption, Transmission adaption, AFS Reset, Clutch Reset, Turbo Matching, Tire Change Reset, etc.
MX808 28 service functions:
Oil Reset, EPB, DPF, BMS, Injector Coding, ABS brake bleeding, Airbag Reset, reset parking brake pads after replacement, DPF Regeneration, BMS, SAS Calibration, IMMO services, Headlamp, Throttle, WIN DR ROOF, Seats, CHG Tire Size, TEC Learn, Lang Change, Trans Adaption, Transmission adaption, AFS Reset, Clutch Reset, Turbo Matching, Tire Change Reset, etc.
MP808 31+ service functions
Oil Service Reset, TPMS Service, EPB Service, ABS/SRS Services, SAS Service, DPF Regeneration Service, BMS Service, Brake Bleed, IMMO Service, Injector Coding, SAS Service, Throttle Adaptation, Headlamp, Suspension, Lang change, Odometer, Seats, CHG tire size, TEC learn, WIN DR ROOF, Transmission adaption, AFS Reset, Clutch Reset. etc.

The Autel MK808, MX808, and MP808 are not advanced tools regarding coding and programming. Autel MK808 and MX808 can only code injector and program keys, but MP808 can code injector, program keys and key fobs, program TPMS, and code ECU. With its more advanced IMMO capability, MP808 can rewrite smart keys, replace smart key ECU, replace KNOB IGNITION, and relearn a key.

Which to buy?
After releasing its most important update to date, the Autel MaxiCom MK808 and MX808 are now an active scan tool. This update has made the Autel scanner a bidirectional OBD2 diagnostic tool under $500. Bidirectional scan tools are essential for troubleshooting modern cars, and when looking for the best active scan tool for the money or the best cheap automotive scan tool, the Autel MK808 or MX808 are now one of the tools to consider. This has elevated this diagnostic scan tool tablet, which is now better positioned as a professional OBD2 scan tool. 
MP808 supports ECU coding, has more special functions and longer battery life. Which one to get really depends on what you plan to use the scan tool for, your budget and also taking into account subscription renewal fees. 
If you are an experienced mechanic or advanced DIYer, the Autel MP808 will be a perfect automotive diagnostic tool for you.
If you are decide to get the MP808, which MP808 is better? Let’s move to the 2nd part.

Part II: MP808 Series

First of all, check a table comparison among MP808 series

Autel MP808 vs MP808K vs MP808BT vs MP808TS

Product MaxiPRO MP808BT MaxiPRO MP808 MaxiPRO MP808k MaxiPRO MP808TS
Basic Diagnostic Functions
Read Codes
Erase Codes
Live Data
ECU Information
Active Test
Special Functions
Complete OBD Diagnostics
Oil Service Reset
EPB Reset
Steering Angle Sensor Relearn
Battery Registration and Reset
DPF Regeneration
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
IMMO Key Coding
ABS Bleeding
Throttle, Injector,Odometer….
Complete TPMS Functions
Advanced TPMS Diagnostic  √
Activate 98% TPMS Sensors  √
Program Autel MX-Sensors  √
OBD Relearn Coverage
On-Screen Relearn Procedure  √
Supported Languages 13kinds 13kinds Egnlish 13kinds
Vehicle Coverage 140+ 80+ 80+ 80+
Hardware Configurations
Processor Cortex-A9 quad-core processor (1.4 GHz) Cortex-A9 processor (1.5GHz) Cortex-A9 quad-core processor (1.4 GHz) Cortex-A9 processor (1.5GHz)
OS Android™ 4.4.4, KitKat Android 4.4.4 Android™ 4.4.4, KitKat Android 4.4.2 KitKat
SSD Hard Drive 32GB 32GB 64GB 32GB
Touch Screen Display 7″ LCD 7″ LCD 7″ LCD 7″ LCD
Connectivity Mini USB 2.0,USB 2.0,Wi-Fi,Micro SD card Mini USB 2.0;
USB 2.0;
Micro SD Card
Mini USB 2.0
USB 2.0
Micro SD card
Mini USB 2.0;
USB 2.0;
Micro SD Card
Internal Battery 5000 mAh 3200 mAh 5000 mAh 5000 mAh
Camera (Rear) × × × ×
VCI Connection ×
Vehicle Communication Method Wireles Wired Wireles Wired, Bluetooth
Auto VIN Technology


Autel MaxiPRO MP808 Pros and Cons


  • Diagnose all systems, including powertrain, transmission, and more
  • Performs active component tests
  • Save, access, and print reports through Data Manager
  • 7” touch-screen offers smooth, intuitive navigation
  • Service functions include ABS bleed and DPF regeneration
  • Compatible with all OBD2 protocols and 80 manufacturers


  • Reset and programming functions less extensive than with MS906
  • No compatibility with OBDI vehicles


Autel MaxiPRO MP808TS Pros and Cons


  • It is easy to use as it comprises an intuitive user-interface
  • Autel MP808TS is simple to read and interpret results.
  • It operates fast and efficiently.
  • Performs various functions
  • It has superior functions for TPMS.
  • Autel Maxipro MP808ts features an automatic system and software updates.
  • It supports wireless connection.
  • Cloud-based MaxiFix offers diagnostic tips and fixes.


  • It is slightly costly.
  • Several users have complained about compatibility problems.
  • The update fee after the free update is quite costly.


Autel MaxiPRO MP808K Pros and Cons


  • Extensive vehicle coverage
  • Performs a variety of functions
  • It is sleek and compact
  • Easy to use with a user-friendly design
  • 12-month free updates
  • 1-year warranty


  • It has compatibility problems
  • It is somehow slow


Part III: MaxiSys MS906 vs MP808

Do you think about getting the MS906 instead of this one. How many more vehicles the 906 can do vs this one? They both have bi directional control, but the 906 may be able to do more cars and module capabilities?
Parameter comparison can be found here
mp808 does the same thing just a older hardware compare to ms906 which is faster hardware.

The ms906 can do barely a bit more. But for the price, MP808 is a better buy.