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2019 Autel MaxiIM IM508 Autel IM608 Comparison Chart

Autel MaxiIM IM508 & Autel IM608 is the best professional car key programming tools in the market (or in all of Autel products) for technicians and professional mechanics.

In this review, I will provide you with the complete comparison chart of Autel IM508 IM608 and most detailed bout this Autel key programming tools.

Autel IM608 vs MaxiIM IM608 Comparison Chart




Smart Mode (Guide and Automated Key Learning) √ √
Expert Mode (Advanced Key Learning) √ √
Auto Detect Make/Model/Year/System √ √
Read PIN/CS (ALL key Lost) √ √
Key Generation √ √
Key learning - √
Remote Learning √ √
IMMO ECU Reset/Adaptation √ √
IMMO ECU Refresh/Coding √ -
Backup/Restore IMMO Data √ √
BENZ 3rd Generation IMMO Add Key, All Key Lost, Key Learning √
BMW FEM/BDC key learning and ECU Adaptation √ √
BMW CAS4/3/2 key learning CAS4 avaliable when connected to XP400 √
VW/Audi MQB(VDD & JCI) Add Key, IMMO V A4/A5/Q5 2015+ Key Learning √
VW/Audi/Skoda/Seat IMMO III/IV/V Add Key, All Key Lost √ √

Key Programming

Key Read/Write √ √
EEPROM Read/Write √ √
MCU Read/Write √
ECU Read/Write Basic Advanced
MC9S12 Encryptio Chip Read/Write when connected to XP400 √
IC Read/Write when connected to XP400 √
Mercedes Infrared Read/Write when connected to XP400 √
Remote Frequency Detect when connected to XP400 √
Support PC when connected to XP400 √
*XP400 needs to be purchased separately for IM508 to perform the functions regarding "when connected to XP400"

OE-Level Diagnostic

All System Diagnostic for over 80 Makes √
Auto VIN/AutoScan √ √
Read/Erase Codes √ √
View, Record, Playback Live Data √ √
View Freeze Frame Date √ √
Shop and Data Manager Applications √ √
MaxiFlash J2534 ECU Programmer(Bluetooth/USE Cable) √

Advanced Service Functions

Complete Service Functions √
Oil Reset Service √ √
Parking Brake (EPB) Pad Relearn after Replacement √ √
Steering Angle Sensor (SAS) Relearn √ √
Battery (BMS) Register and Reset √ √
Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Regeneration √ √
TPMS Sensor ID Relearn √ √
ECU Coding √


Touchscreen 7-inch 10.1-inch
Resolution 1024x600 1920x1200
Processor Quad-core processor Hexa-core processor
Memory 32GB 64GB
Camera 8.0 Megapixel
Built-in Rechargeable Li-ion Battery 5000mAh 15000mAh
Internet Updatable Wi-Fi Wi-Fi
Multilingual Support √ √
NOTE: XP400 can be purchased separately
Some listed functions are manufactured dependent. Constantly update MaxiIM for current vehicle coverage. Update software regularly for most accurate
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