These years, there are lots of key programmer sellers in the market, when we want to buy a key programmer and enter what we want in the google search engine to search a satisfying seller, there are usually a long list of suppliers, almost they sell the same products what we want, these products have the same or similar description. To a freshman who does not always buy tools online ,that’s really annoying, make him/her confused. That is why I am here to list some BMW key programmers and generally tell their similarities and differences for you reference. I take these products from Xcardiag.com for example.
AK90 key programmer V3.16 for all BMW EWS
AK90 BMW KEY-PROG V3.16 is the safest and effective key match tool for BMW EWS system, it supports reading all EWS key information from 1995-2005. It increased EWS2.1/EWS2.2/EWS3/EWS3.3/EWS4/EWS4.4 to read and write speed.
AK90 advantages in function:
1. Directly reading data dumps from MCU which marked 1D47J, 2D47J, 0D46J, 2L86D without removing MCU from circuit board, easy to do by yourself.
2. With the help of software you can renew, lock or unlock keys as well.
3. Programming original chips "EML 10030A" for making keys.
4. Identifying keys for all EWS and CAS, showing VIN, key No. It supports changing VIN, but does not support mileage change.
Download ak90 V3.16 software driver:
AK300 Key Maker- BMW CAS key programmer
AK300 BMW CAS Key Maker (Support in 2002 -2009 years) especially for BMW CAS system key programmer. Support new BMW CAS, CAS2,CAS3,CAS3+. Automatic analysis CAS data, easy to match keys.
AK300 highlights in features and functions:
1 BMW CAS supports a diagnosis of communication directly through the OBD port or through the CAN BUS port security to read and write data EEPROM;
2 automatic analysis CAS data, automatically displays the BMW keys to use quantity; key tooth number; remote control frequency; CAS with the DME synchronization ID; keys scrapped the state, etc.;
3 supports key scrapped or restart using the old key; this technology unmatched global technology;
4 supporting the rehabilitation of CAS computer (due to transfer table is damaged or programming lock);
5 supports the new 2002-2009 BMW CAS; CAS2; CAS3; CAS3+
6 support the horse CAS; CAS 2; CAS 3; CAS 3 + BMW and BMW remote key.
7. support E65/E66/E87/E60/E61/E90/E91/E92/E93/E71/E71 AK400 key Programmer for BMW
AK400 is a powerful key programmer combining the function of the following key programmers: IR-Programmer(for Benz key)+Hitg2 programmer(for BMW key)+BEZN ESL(election steering lock)K-Line programmer+912/9S12 in circiut programmer+68HC711 pragrammer+68HC705/05 programmer+68HC908 programmer+9CXX/95PXX/24CXX s-eprom programmer+For BENZ key reader+for BMW key reader.
AK400 key programmer for BMW:
AK400 supports both Mercedes Benz and BMW, it works with BMW cars modes including: new 1/3/5/6/7 CAS/CAS2/CAS3/CAS3+system
Download ak400 programmer manual:
HiTag2 v.3.1 programmer
Upon mentioning Hitag2 key programmer, we must name several kinds of version hitag key programmers, they are: HiTag2 v.3.1 programmer, HITAG2 3.0V Key Tool,HITAG-2 HITAG2 Key Programmer. And they have different price range from 80usd to 200usd.
I would like to highlight HiTag2 v.3.1 programmer.
HiTag2 v.3.1 programmer supports keys programming from dump and PIN extraction. Just insert blank key or appropriate transponder you need to program. Device detects transponder type and will do everything automatically.
HiTag2 v.3.1 supports BMW (CAS1/2/3/3 +) at 912/9S12 immo + remote control, editing, KM, VIN, reading data from the key, read / write eeprom of the transponder, reading data from remote.
Download HiTag2 v.3.1 programmer user manual here:
BMW AD HiTag2 Universal Keys Programmer
BMW AD Hitag2 support BMW (2002 -2009 years) CAS/CAS2/CAS3 DG512 / CAS3 + DP512
support matching BMW (2002 -2009 years) CAS/CAS2/CAS3 DG256 / CAS3 + DP512 key and remote control; the world's unique tec.
Supported transponder types list: PCF 7936,PCF 7941,PCF 7942/44,PCF 7943,PCF 7945,PCF 7946 ,PCF 7947,PCF 7952
Gambit key programmer
Gambit programmer is intended for RFID (transponders) programming. it is mainly produced for programming RFID transponders and generating RFID transponders from the immobilizer dump/eeprom of the car.
Gambit key programmer supports the following BMW EWS immo type:
BMW EWS1 immo, BMW EWS2 immo ,BMW EWS3 immo,Bmw-EWS4 immo, Bmw-CAS (CAS1) ,Bmw-CAS2,Bmw-CAS3
Gambit+ Hitag2 V3.1 2 in 1 Programmer
Gambit and Hitag V3.1 2 in 1 programmer combines the function of Gambit programmer and Hitag2 V3.1.Gambit programmer is intended for RFID ( transponders ) programming. HiTag2 v3.1 programmer is an universal key programmer, with additional options of keys programming from dump and PIN extraction.