Allscanner VCX-PLUS Multi Scanner has become the talk of the Internet in recent days. Still many customers confuse about VCX-PLUS and Porsche Piwis Ⅱ. What is the difference between Allscanner VCX-PLUS and Porsche Piwis Ⅱ?
Allscanner VCX-PLUS Multi Scanner
Porsche Piwis Ⅱ
Allscanner VCX-PLUS is one of the Allscanner products, the hardware is developed by Allscanner. Porsche PiwisⅡis a copy of the original version.
VCX-PLUS and Piwis Ⅱ share the same latest V14.00 Porsche software which indicates they share the same language availability: German, British English, American English, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Portuguese, and Dutch. But VCX-PLUS scanner is also compatible with newest V139 JLR software. Both the software are preinstalled, no need to install the software again.
Porsche Piwis Ⅱ supports basic diagnostic and key programming. If you need do online programming, the cost is 220USD/time. It also supports Bluetooth, GPS and Navigation Function. But you need to pay for the authorization of them.
VCX-PLUS supports basic diagnostic and Online Programming, which cost 220usd each time. It can also support 2005 Up Jaguar and Land Rover reprogramming.
Their software should be worked on different Windows XP laptops. PIWIS Ⅱ comes with send-hand Panasonic CF30 laptop while VCX-PLUS comes with Lenovo or Dell CF30 laptop.
Note: Your computer should meet CF30 or CF31 type when using these two products.
PIWIS Ⅱsupports by CD or HDD (One Year for Free, 200USD for one time update after one year. It can not be updated online. ) VCX-PLUS should be updated via Hard disk.
6) Vehicle Coverage
PIWIS Ⅱworks on both old and new Porsche models. Porsche VCX-PLUS works on old and new Porsche cars up to MY 2013 and support reprogramming for Jaguar 2005 & up, Land Rover 2005 & up.
7) System Available
Both PIWIS Ⅱand VCX-PLUS are able to access following systems: ENGINE, transmission, air-conditioner, SRS, ABS, ASR, MPL, GM, Original antitheft System, KEYLESS GO system, OBDII system.
Porsche PIWIS Ⅱ and VCX-PLUS Porsche software function the same but VCX-PLUS supports additional JLR software. New Panamera can only be diagnosed by using Porsche Piwis II. OBD365