PTZ-89

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PTZ-89
PTZ-89
Details
Tier / Class:
7 TD
Nation:
China
Dealer:
Zhang Feng
Cost:
5,500 Gold
Stats - Stock (Renowned)
Max Damage:
600
DPM:
3891
Penetration:
680 mm
Hit Points:
1,950
Hull F/S/R:
50 / 15 / 10
Turret F/S/R:
50 / 15 / 15
Max Speed:
55.01 km/h
Acceleration 0-32kph:
6.36 s
Hull Traverse:
31.83 deg/s
Camouflage:
30%
Vision:
410 m
Accuracy (Spread):
0.08°
Max Cannon Depression:
-8.0 / -8.0°
Turret Traverse Speed:
26.70 deg/s

The PTZ-89 is a tier 7 Tank Destroyer originating from China. It can be purchased from Zhang Feng for 5,500 Gold.

Features[edit | edit source]

  • High spot and rof: had high spotting ranges and rate of fire.
  • High caliber: the high caliber weaponry deals an increased damage.
  • HESH: can even penetrate armor with large hit angles.
  • Magazine loader: allows you to fire several rounds without reloading.

Player Recommendations[edit | edit source]

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Pros and Cons[edit | edit source]

Pros[edit | edit source]

  • Very good accuracy
  • Fairly mobile

Cons[edit | edit source]

  • Low ammunition count

Upgrade Suggestions[edit | edit source]

Premium vehicles in Armored Warfare come fully upgraded.

Retrofit Suggestions[edit | edit source]

For DPM-based gameplay:

  • Advanced Fire Control
  • Advanced Muzzle Reference System
  • Improved Gun Breech

For Spotting/Camo-based gameplay:

  • Electro-Optical Absorbing Paint
  • Improved Telescopic Lens
  • Augmented Optics

Commander and Crew Skill Suggestions[edit | edit source]

For DPM-based gameplay:

  • Commander: Viktor Kirsanov, for rate of fire and aim speed
  • Driver: Smooth Ride, Off Road Driving
  • Gunner: Quick Draw, Sharpshooter
  • Loader: Rapid Fire, Preparation/Explosive Shells

For Spotting/Camo based gameplay:

  • Commander: Any
  • Driver: Smooth Ride/Off Road Driving
  • Gunner: Quick Draw, Sharpshooter
  • Loader: Rapid Fire, Preparation/Explosive Shells

Armor[edit | edit source]

PTZ-89 Stock Armor
Reputation Cost Credits Hull F/S/R Hull Composition Hull Modifiers (AP/HE/SC) Turret F/S/R Turret Composition Turret Modifiers (AP/HE/SC) ERA F/S/R ERA Composition ERA Modifiers Turret Traverse
Stock Stock 50 / 15 / 10 Steel 50 / 15 / 15 Steel 0 / 0 / 0 None 26.70deg/s
The rolled steel armor of the PTZ-89 offers all-around protection against smaller arms.


Firepower[edit | edit source]

120mm cannon L50
Shell name Type Reputation Salvo Size Damage Area of Effect Penetration Speed Max Accuracy Aim Time Reload Time
L26A1 APFSDS AP Stock 1 600 0.00m 680mm 1,700m/s 0.08° 2.30s 9.25s
L31A5 HESH HESH Stock 1 m mm m/s ° s 9.25s


Mobility[edit | edit source]

Name Reputation Cost Credits Max Speed 0 to 32km/h Hull Traverse
NORINCO 12150L 520 hp Diesel Engine Stock Stock 55.01km/h 6.36s 31.83deg/s


Upgrades[edit | edit source]

Premium vehicles in Armored Warfare come fully upgraded.

History[edit | edit source]

The PTZ-89 is a Chinese tacked tank destroyer designed on the Type 321 universal platform. It was armed with a 120 mm gun of Chinese origin. Around 230 vehicles were produced from 1989 to 1995. They were withdrawn from active service in 2015.

Variants[edit | edit source]

  • PTZ-89 SAW

See also[edit | edit source]

External Links[edit | edit source]