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AMX 50 100 — Tier VIII French heavy tank

AMX 50 100

VIII
Cost
  • 2 552 500
  • 81 000
Preceded by
Succeeded by

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1500
HP
12 / 29
288.2m
View range
2 / 29
Firepower
Shell
2163
DPM
6 / 29
232
Penetration
5 / 29
310
Damage
18 / 29
135
Devices/crew damage
24 / 29
930
Burst damage
2 / 2
1000
Velocity
14 / 29
11.64%
Penetration loss over distance
17 / 29
Explosion radius
— / —
1814
DPM
6 / 29
263
Penetration
21 / 29
260
Damage
18 / 29
135
Devices/crew damage
24 / 29
780
Burst damage
2 / 2
1250
Velocity
7 / 29
3.80%
Penetration loss over distance
2 / 19
Explosion radius
— / —
2442
DPM
14 / 29
50
Penetration
24 / 29
350
Damage
25 / 29
135
Devices/crew damage
24 / 29
1050
Burst damage
2 / 2
1000
Velocity
7 / 29
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
1.76
Explosion radius
24 / 29
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
100.0
Caliber
24 / 29
6.98
Rate of fire
6 / 29
Reload time
— / —
19.80
Magazine reload time
1 / 2
Time to load next shell
— / —
3×1
Magazine size
1 / 2
3.00
Time before next shell is ready
1 / 2
Gun handling
2.22
Base aim time
13 / 29
0.310
Dispersion
5 / 29
Dispersion factors
0.160
When moving
2 / 29
0.160
When rotating
2 / 29
0.120
When rotating turret
5 / 29
4.000
After shot
11 / 29
Gun angles
6°
Depression
17 / 29
13°
Elevation
29 / 29
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 29
39.71
Turret traverse speed
2 / 29
Mobility
49.95
Weight
22 / 29
Speed
45
Forward
1 / 29
20
Backward
1 / 29
Effective Power / Weight ratio
15.60
On hard terrain
4 / 29
14.40
On medium terrain
3 / 29
8.91
On soft terrain
3 / 29
Traverse speed
45.08
On hard terrain
2 / 29
41.61
On medium terrain
1 / 29
25.76
On soft terrain
3 / 29
6.89m×3.21m×1.83m
Size
3 / 29
Concealment
11.80%
While still
14 / 29
6.90%
While moving
14 / 29
3.94%
Upon firing while still
16 / 29
2.97%
Upon firing while moving
16 / 29
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 271m
244.9m
While still
255.8m
While moving
262.3m
Upon firing while still
264.4m
Upon firing while moving

Armor profile

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Primary armor
  • 240–300
  • 180–240
  • 120–180
  • 60–120
  • 0–60
Spaced armor
  • 288–360
  • 216–288
  • 144–216
  • 72–144
  • 0–72
Weak
Strong
Chances of getting penetrated from 100m distance by average tank of given type:
  • — less than 30%
  • — between 30% and 70%
  • — more than 70%

Armor performance

Based on tank position, enemy tank type and shells
In battle vs:
Head on
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
From the side
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
From the back
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
AP
APP
HE
HEP
Historical Reference

The AMX 50 100 heavy tank was a further development of the M4 project. The first prototype was built in 1949. The 55-ton vehicle featured a 100-mm gun in the oscillating turret. The prototype was tested with gasoline and diesel engines from 1950 through 1952. The vehicle never entered mass production nor saw service.