Tier / Class:
|Stats - Stock (Renowned)|
|80 / 55 / 55|
|80 / 55 / 25|
Max Cannon Depression:
|-6 / -4°|
Turret Traverse Speed:
Features[edit | edit source]
- Subtle movement: moving on a low speed doesn't reduce your camouflage factor.
- Recon package: this vehicle's recon package provides an improved vision range when stationary.
- Waterproof: this vehicle can remain longer under water.
Player Recommendations[edit | edit source]
Pros and Cons[edit | edit source]
Unlocks Improved Telescopic Lenses V2
Pros[edit | edit source]
- High-damage ATGMs
- Decent mobility
- Swaps between Autocannon and Missiles, almost instantly
- Troop compartment
Cons[edit | edit source]
- Terrible armour
- AFV with no designation ability
- Slow-flying ATGMs
- Camouflage is not good
- Bad autocannon
Upgrade Suggestions[edit | edit source]
Get the ATGM upgrades first, as they will be your main weapon, since the Autocannon is bad, then do things like suspension.
Retrofit Suggestions[edit | edit source]
- Improved Gun Breech V2
- Electro-Optical Absorbing Paint V2
- Improved Telescopic Lenses V2
Commander and Crew Skill Suggestions[edit | edit source]
- Sabrina Washington for stealth or Rashid Al-Atassi for ATGM buffs
- Driver: Smooth Ride, Off-Road Driving
- Gunner: Sharpshooter, Quick Draw
Armor[edit | edit source]
|Reputation Cost||Credits||Hull F/S/R||Hull Composition||Turret F/S/R||Turret Composition||ERA Type||ERA Modifiers|
|Stock||Stock||80 / 55 / 55||Steel||80 / 55 / 25||Steel|
|Crafted from welded rolled steel, the ZBL-08 has all-around protection from small arms, as well as frontal turret and hull resistance against 30mm autocannon rounds.|
Firepower[edit | edit source]
|Shell name||Type||Reputation||Damage||Penetration||Velocity||Accuracy (Fully Aimed)||Reload Time||Shells in Magazine||Reload within Magazine||Burst Fire Rate|
|Missile Name||Type||Reputation||Damage||Penetration||Velocity||Reload Time||Missiles in Launcher||Reload within Launcher||Burst Fire Rate||Flight Agility||Self-Guided|
Mobility[edit | edit source]
|Name||Reputation Cost||Credits||Max Speed||Reverse Speed||0 to 32km/h||0 to Max Speed||Hull Traverse||Fire Chance|
Upgrades[edit | edit source]
|Type 84G Smoke Grenades||30,100||465,454||Provides 8 total smoke grenades with a 2-round magazine. Smoke can be fired every 6 seconds. The magazine takes 80 seconds to reload.
|Improved Autoloader||60,205||930,909||Reload speed increased by 10%.
|Improved Suspension||45,160||465,455||Improves handling on rough terrain by 20%.
|Bullet Resistant Tires||30,100||698,182||Upgraded wheels increase the vehicles acceleration and top speed on off-road surfaces, and are also harder to destroy.
Offroad movement bonus: 50% Difficult terrain movement bonus: 25%
Special Abilities[edit | edit source]
|Name||Activation Time||Duration||Reload Time||Ability||Changes|
|Deploy AT Squad
||1 s||N/A s||N/A s||Anti-Tank troops set ambushes that are highly effective against lightly armored vehicles.||Deploy 4 Anti-tank troops
||1 s||N/A s||N/A s||The sharpshooter is also a great scout, very effective against enemy infantry and capable of destroying vehicle optics.||Deploy 1 Sniper
|Mortar squad drop
||1 s||N/A s||N/A s||Mortar squad delivers stand-off indirect plunging fire.||Deploy 1 Mortar squad|
History[edit | edit source]
The ZBL-08 is a state-of-the-art IFV used by the PLA that spawned a whole family of battle vehicles, from troop carriers to SPAAGs. This model sports a copy of the Russian 2A72 30mm Cannon.