Vxdiag vcx nano for Ford Mazda 2 in 1 and SVCI J2534 which is a better Ford/Mazda diagnostic tool?
|Item||VXDIAG VCX NANO Ford/Mazda||STIC SVCI J2534 Ford/Mazda|
|Brand||Allscanner VXDIAG||FLYOBD STIC|
|Software and version||Ford IDS V123,
Mazda IDS V123
|Ford IDS V123
Mazda IDS V122
Toyota TIS V15.00.026
Land Rover/Jaguar SDD V154.01ELM software
|Operating system||Win7 Win8 Win10||Win7 Win10|
|Connection||USB (WiFi version gets USB and WiFi)||USB only|
|Update||Software update by link
Firmware update via VX Manager
|Software update by link
Firmware update online
|Online programming||Yes, requires online account||Yes, requires online account|
|Compatible with Ford FJDS, FRDS /Mazda MDARS||Yes, require license, tested by many||FJDS yes, FRDS and MDARS remain to be tested|
|Compatible with Forscan||Yes||Yes|
|F series diesel trucks||Does not support pre-2010 old Ford F-series||Yes, but not all models, some failed to test on old models|
|Compatible with Ford original factory software||Yes, require to use vxdiag driver||Yes|
|Installation||Require driver, patch. Ford and Mazda cannot be installed on same laptop. You can install on vmware||Require driver. Ford and Mazda cannot be installed on same laptop. You can install on vmware|
SVCI J2534 only supported protocols are, ISO15765_PS, ISO15765, ISO9141, ISO14230, CAN, CAN_PS.
The ELM327 mode it emulates an OBD Solutions STN1170 v3.3.1 ELM interface and does a poor job of it!
To download the SVCI Ford/Mazda IDS software and or drivers, you must create an account on the manufactures site. Once you do login to the manufactures site, you then need approval to download software and or drivers! vxdiag IDS released frequently software update, download software via mega links directly.
SVCI j2534 is less stable than vxdiag when performing online programming. Some have reported crashed issue during module programming.
vcx nano is cheaper than svci.
For ecu programming purposes, better go for vcx nano instead of svci.