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Type 57 — Tier VIII Japanese heavy tank

Type 57

VIII

Parameters

Compare tank's parameters with others from:
1800
HP
12 / 40
271.2m
View range
16 / 40
Firepower
Shell
1915
DPM
38 / 40
218
Penetration
29 / 40
430
Damage
4 / 40
180
Devices/crew damage
1 / 40
Burst damage
— / —
1000
Velocity
19 / 40
9.63%
Penetration loss over distance
18 / 40
Explosion radius
— / —
1692
DPM
31 / 40
260
Penetration
31 / 40
380
Damage
4 / 40
180
Devices/crew damage
1 / 40
Burst damage
— / —
1000
Velocity
28 / 40
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
2539
DPM
32 / 40
65
Penetration
4 / 40
570
Damage
4 / 40
180
Devices/crew damage
1 / 40
Burst damage
— / —
1000
Velocity
8 / 40
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
2.71
Explosion radius
2 / 40
DPM
— / —
Penetration
— / —
Damage
— / —
Devices/crew damage
— / —
Burst damage
— / —
Velocity
— / —
%
Penetration loss over distance
— / —
Explosion radius
— / —
127.0
Caliber
4 / 40
4.45
Rate of fire
37 / 40
13.47
Reload time
30 / 33
Magazine reload time
— / —
Time to load next shell
— / —
×
Magazine size
— / —
Time before next shell is ready
— / —
Gun handling
2.99
Base aim time
38 / 40
0.380
Dispersion
27 / 40
Dispersion factors
0.180
When moving
6 / 40
0.180
When rotating
6 / 40
0.150
When rotating turret
23 / 40
4.000
After shot
11 / 40
Gun angles
9°
Depression
15 / 40
20°
Elevation
6 / 40
180°/180°
Aiming arc (left / right)
1 / 40
21.87
Turret traverse speed
35 / 40
Mobility
62.23
Weight
16 / 40
Speed
39
Forward
17 / 40
15
Backward
13 / 40
Effective Power / Weight ratio
13.02
On hard terrain
20 / 40
11.93
On medium terrain
6 / 40
8.42
On soft terrain
5 / 40
Traverse speed
29.16
On hard terrain
33 / 40
26.73
On medium terrain
13 / 40
18.87
On soft terrain
19 / 40
6.89m×3.56m×2.18m
Size
27 / 40
Concealment
9.20%
While still
32 / 40
5.60%
While moving
31 / 40
3.62%
Upon firing while still
28 / 40
2.81%
Upon firing while moving
28 / 40
Spotting distance by enemy with view range of 290m
267.9m
While still
276.6m
While moving
281.3m
Upon firing while still
283.3m
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
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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