Type 90-II

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Type 90-II
Type 90-II
Details
Tier / Class:
6 MBT
Nation:
China
Dealer:
Zhang Feng
Reputation:
270,300
Cost:
4,000,000
Stats - Stock (Renowned)
Max Damage:
560 (615)
DPM:
3,320 (4,100)
Penetration:
380 (510) mm
Hit Points:
2,395
Hull F/S/R:
520/85/45
Turret F/S/R:
585/62/41
Max Speed:
64.8 km/h
Acceleration 0-32kph:
6.03 (5.26) s
Hull Traverse:
30.20 (38.40) deg/s
Camouflage:
14%
Vision:
415 m
Accuracy (Spread):
0.13°
Max Cannon Depression:
-8.0 / 0.0°
Turret Traverse Speed:
25.00 deg/s

The Type 90-II is a tier 6 Main Battle Tank originating from China, and is sold by Zhang Feng. It can be unlocked from the Type 85-IIM, and leads to the 9910.

Features[edit | edit source]

  • Heavy armor: this vehicle's armor bounces more shots and takes more hits.
  • High caliber: the high caliber weaponry deals an increased damage.

Player Recommendations[edit | edit source]

With good mobility, DPM, and accuracy, this vehicle is a jack of all trades, capable of being a hull down defender or a flanking MBT. With a sub-five-second 0-32 km/h acceleration with retrofits, it has the speed to keep up with light tanks and AFVs, and the frontal armor to act as a spearhead.

Pros and Cons[edit | edit source]

Pros[edit | edit source]

  • High DPM, especially when upgraded
  • Good on the move accuracy
  • Highly mobile with a good combination of hull traverse, acceleration, and top speed
  • Effective gun depression
  • The roof weakspot only take minor damage

Cons[edit | edit source]

  • Lower front plate is vulnerable to penetration at a distance
  • Mediocre view range
  • Low alpha compared to the Type 85-IIM
  • ERA positioning is mostly ineffective

Suggested Research Order[edit | edit source]

Upgrade Suggestions[edit | edit source]

Unlocking the 6TD Diesel Engine is basically a mandatory early upgrade, as it allows the vehicle to act as a fast flanker. Increased firepower in the form of DPM capabilities is another important focus. The ERA is expensive and ineffective, so this upgrade should be left for last.

Retrofit Suggestions[edit | edit source]

  • Advanced Muzzle Reference System
  • Advanced Fire Control
  • Improved Gun Breech
  • Improved Pioneer Tool Kit
  • Improved Spall Liner

Commander and Crew Skill Suggestions[edit | edit source]

  • Commander: Philipp Holzklau, to improve the aim speed, vision range and crew stats
  • Driver: Smooth Ride, Off-Road Driving
  • Gunner: Sharpshooter, Do the Twist/Quick Draw

Armor[edit | edit source]

Type 90-II Stock Armor
Reputation Cost Credits Hull F/S/R Hull Composition Turret F/S/R Turret Composition ERA Type ERA Modifiers
Stock Stock 520/85/45 Composite 585/62/41 Composite None
The Type 90-II is a heavily modified Type 85 with increases to armor and improvements in various electronics acquired from examination of the T-72. Modular composites make up a majority of the turret, providing effective defense against ATGMs and HEAT ammunition.


ERA Armor Upgrade Package
Reputation Cost Credits Hull F/S/R Hull Composition Turret F/S/R Turret Composition ERA Type ERA Modifiers
39,345 1,221,365 520/85/45 Composite 585/62/41 Composite Medium ERA
ERA bricks on the turret frontal arc and upper glacis offer increased protection against HEAT rounds and ATGMs.


Firepower[edit | edit source]

125mm Type 90 Cannon
Shell name Type Reputation Damage Penetration Max Accuracy Speed Reload
125mm 125-IDU APFSDS AP Stock 560 380mm 0.13° 1,750 m/s 10.00s
125mm 125HE-I HE-F HE Stock 560 40mm 0.15° 850 m/s 10.00s
125mm BTJ-I HEAT HEAT 21,470 575 590mm 0.14° 905 m/s 10.00s
125mm 125-II APFSDS AP 27,065 615 510mm 0.13° 1,750 m/s 10.00s


Missile Name Type Reputation Damage Penetration Velocity Reload Time Missiles in Launcher Reload within Launcher Burst Fire Rate Flight Agility Self-Guided
GP125 ATGM Tandem-HEAT 25,665 570 650mm 400m/s 10.00s 1 {{{reloadm}}}s 6.00rd/min {{{agility}}}deg/s {{{self-homing}}}


Mobility[edit | edit source]

Name Reputation Cost Credits Max Speed Reverse Speed 0 to 32km/h 0 to Max Speed Hull Traverse Fire Chance
Perkins CV12-1200 TCA Diesel Engine Stock Stock 64.80km/h {{{reverse}}} 6.03s {{{0-max}}} 30.20deg/s {{{firechance}}}


KMBD 6TD-2 Diesel Engine 3,735 78,405 64.80km/h {{{reverse}}} 5.26s {{{0-max}}} 38.40deg/s {{{firechance}}}



Upgrades[edit | edit source]

Type 90-II Technology
Name Reputation Cost Credits Description
Type 84G Smoke Grenades 8,960 188,780 Provides a total of five smoke deployments on an eighty second cooldown between uses.


Improved Autoloader 30,335 479,295 Increases reload speed by 10%.


Retrofits[edit | edit source]

Proven
Name Reputation Cost Credits Description
Reinforced Wheels v2 33,790 1,200,000 Improves durability of wheel and tread components and reduces falling damage.


History[edit | edit source]

Created from a heavily modified Type 85-IIM and infused with technology from Russia's T-72 program, the Type 90-II is a main battle tank that was developed in the early 1990’s in China. While the vehicle did not garner attention domestically, it was a popular export tank, being successfully marketed to multiple nations across Asia and Africa under various model names. After significant modification, the Type 90-II also became the basis for China's first third generation MBT, the Type 98.

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