Type 99A2

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Type 99A2
Type 99A2
Tier / Class:
10 MBT
Zhang Feng
Stats - Stock (Renowned)
Max Damage:
4424 (4692)
800 mm
Hit Points:
3,300 (3,550)
Hull F/S/R:
550 / 80 / 45
Turret F/S/R:
700 / 90 / 46
Max Speed:
75 (85) km/h
Acceleration 0-32kph:
5.16 (4.10) s
Hull Traverse:
42.00 (45.60) deg/s
440 m
Accuracy (Spread):
Max Cannon Depression:
-7 / -1°
Turret Traverse Speed:
46.00 deg/s

The Type 99A2 is a tier 10 Main Battle Tank originating from China, and is sold by Zhang Feng. It can be unlocked with a tier 10 Unlock Token, and is the end of the Chinese Main Battle Tank line.

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.
  • Override: this vehicle's engine can be switched to override mode, which will significantly increase speed and acceleration.

Player Recommendations[edit | edit source]

Pros and Cons[edit | edit source]

Pros[edit | edit source]

  • Accurate gun/good gun-handling
  • Best acceleration, hull and turret traverse of T10 MBTs
  • High top speed (Can keep up with AFVs)

Cons[edit | edit source]

  • Dismal alpha
  • Lowest DPM of Tier 10 MBTs
  • Low HP
  • Vulnerable LFP
  • Limited gun-depression, and elevation

Upgrade Suggestions[edit | edit source]

Retrofit Suggestions[edit | edit source]

Improving reload speed to compensate for the low alpha is a must. Next, improve a choice of repair speed or increased HP (especially Filter Systems, which improve already good acceleration).

  • Improved Gun Breech
  • Improved Pioneer Tool Kit
  • Improved Spall Liner
  • Reinforced Wheels
  • Improved Filter Systems

Commander and Crew Skill Suggestions[edit | edit source]

  • Commander: Philipp Holzklau, to improve repair speed and module damage
  • Driver: Smooth Ride, Off-Road Driving
  • Gunner: Sharpshooter, Quick Draw

Armor[edit | edit source]

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 550/80/45 Composite - 700/90/46 Composite - 40/0/0 Heavy ERA - 46.00deg/s
The turret armor of the Type 99A2 was improved compared to the original model; also, a new ERA system type reduces the kinetic penetration and negates the impact of HEAT ammunition.

Firepower[edit | edit source]

125mm ZPT-98 L/55 Cannon
Shell name Type Reputation Salvo Size Damage Area of Effect Penetration Speed Max Accuracy Aim Time Reload Time
125mm Type III APFSDS-T AP Stock 1 660 0m 720mm 1,750m/s 0.10° 2.3s 8.00s
125mm 3VOF36 HE-F HE 129,618 1 600 1.5m 43mm 850m/s 0.11° 2.3s 8.00s
125mm BTJ-III HEAT Tandem-HEAT 129,618 1 660 0m 870mm 1,100m/s 0.11° 2.3s 8.00s
125mm Type IIIDU APFSDS-T AP 129,618 1 700 0m 800mm 1,750m/s 0.10° 2.3s 8.00s

Missile Name Type Reputation Salvo Damage Area of Effect Penetration Speed Rate of Fire Caliber Reload Self-homing
GP125A ATGM Tandem-HEAT Stock 1 550 0m 750mm 350m/s 6.7rd/min 125mm 8.00s No

GP125G ATGM Tandem-HEAT 129,618 1 550 0m 850mm 550m/s 6.7rd/min 125mm 8.00s No

Mobility[edit | edit source]

Name Reputation Cost Credits Max Speed 0 to 32km/h Hull Traverse
Shanxi 12V150HB-2 1500hp Stock Stock 75km/h 5.16s 42deg/s

MTU MT 883 Ka-501 1630hp 216,030 4,266,666 85km/h 4.1s 45.6deg/s

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

XX Upgrades
Name Reputation Cost Credits Description
Spall Liner 86,412 853,333 Increases vehicle HP by 250.

Type 97 Smoke Grenades 43,206 1,706,667 Provides 5 smoke grenades. Grenades take 80 seconds to reload.

Improved Fire Control System 43,206 853,333 Reduces aim time by 20%.

Improved Autoloader 172,824 2,560,000 Reload speed increased by 10%.

Universal Retrofit Slot 270,040 - -

History[edit | edit source]

China's Type 99A2 is the last modification of the Type 99 MBTs and is equipped with an improved engine and new ERA and APS systems. It was first presented in 2014, and around 200 vehicles have been built.

See also[edit | edit source]

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