Autel AP200 vs. Bluedriver vs. FIXD OBD2 Code Scanner

July 12, 2019

Comparison: Autel MaxiAP AP200 Bluetooth obd2 code scanner vs. similar adapters Bluedriver/FIXD.

Item

Autel AP200 Bluedriver

FIXD

Image autel-ap200 bluedriver fixd
Customer Rating 4.5 / 5 4.5 / 5 4.3 / 5
Weight 1.12 ounces 8 ounces 2.08 ounces
Dimension 2.3 x 1.9 x 1 inches 2.2 x 1.9 x 1 inches 1.8 x 0.8 x 1.6 inches
Reset CEL Yes Yes Yes
ABS/SRS Yes Yes (in a few brands only) Yes (in a few brands only)
Transmission codes Yes Yes (in a few brands only) Yes (in a few brands only)
Oil Reset Yes No No
SAS Yes No No
BMS Yes No No
TPMS Yes No Yes (in a few brands only)
EPB Yes No No
DPF Yes No No
IMMO Yes No No

 

In sum:

Autel AP200 Code reader Pros &  Cons:

PROS

  • Various advanced service functions.
  • Updates are free for a lifetime.
  • Picks up car information automatically (Auto-VIN).
  • Keeps a record of previously tested vehicles.

CONS

  • Costly if you want to use on a second vehicle.

 

Autel AP200 scanner is better because it offers additional features including SAS, DPF, IMMO and TPMS.  It is suitable for DIYers and car enthusiasts.