VXDIAG VCX DoIP Porsche Tester III vs. OEM Porsche PIWIS III

What’s the difference between VXDIAG VCX DoIP Porsche Tester III and OEM Porsche PIWIS III Tester? Check table comparison below:

Item VXDIAG VCX-DoIP for Porsche OEM Porsche Tester III PT3G
Item No. VX16 VX16-B
Original/Clone Original VXDIAG Clone
Software version 38.300.030 38.200.040
Language German English French Italian

Spanish Japanese Chinese Russian Dutch Portuguese

German English French Italian

Spanish Japanese Chinese Russian Dutch Portuguese

PIWIS License Unlimited Unlimited
Update By new SSD By new SSD
DoIP enabled Yes Yes
Support Porsche year All Porsche from 1998 till now All Porsche from 2002 till now
Online immobilizer programming Yes Yes
Full-system diagnosis Yes Yes
Guided fault finding Yes Yes
Maintenance circuit diagram view Yes Yes
Developer Mode Yes Yes
Original software compatibility No No
WiFi connection USB/WiFi/WLAN USB/WiFi
Package 1pc x Piwis tester III VCI

1pc x USB Cable

1pc x OBD Cable

1pc x Lenovo T440P Laptop

1pc x LAN cable

1pc x 240G SSD

1× Piwis3 Tester

1× OBDII Cable

1× USB Cable

1× 240GB Software SSD

1× Panasonic CFAX3 Laptop


Other software license SDD, GDS2, Techstream, HDS, XENTRY, ISTA,IDS,VIDA etc No possible to add other license
Price $1845 $2599

What’s the difference between Piwis 2 and Piwis 3:

PIWIS Tester III covers all new Porsche models like new Panamera 971, Cayenne 9Y0, Cayman 981 GT4 clubsport, etc., which are not supported by PIWIS II at all and will never be supported in the future. PIWIS Tester III also supports full range of diagnostics functions for all the Porsche models which have ever been released.

Why you should have a Porsche Piwis 3:

* vehicle coverage up to 2018: 911, Macan, Cayeme, Panamera, Boxter Cayman
* Fast and stable connection Simulation mode ( diagnostic session without VCI connection )
* Support online immobilizer programming
* New DoIP diagnostic technique based on Ethereum for post-2017 Porsche
* Developer mode enabled

Which Porsche model and year can be done with Piwis 3:

Piwis 3 is confirmed to work with all Porsche from 1998-2018:
Porsche 911(997) (991)
Boxster/Cayman (987)
Cayenne up to MY 2010
Cayenne from MY 2011

Especially the latest models:
Paramera (971) 2018
Caynenne (92A) 2018
Macan (95B) 2018
911 (991) 2018
and othe1 old models


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