Hello Warriors,

WG has shared the upcoming Type 5 Japanese Heavy tank overview.

Its final (confirmed by NA) characteristics are as such:

Hitpoints: 2,800
Crew: 6 (commander, driver, gunner, x2 loaders, radio operator,)
Weight: 160 tons
Maximum speed: 25 km/h
Engine: 1,200 hp
Power-to-weight: 7.5 hp/t
Hull traverse: 22 deg/s
Turret traverse: 18 deg/s
Viewrange: 400 meters
Radiorange: 750 meters

Hull armor: 260/140/150
Turret armor: 260/210/220

Gun: 14 CM/50 3RD Year Type
ROF: 3.39 rounds per minute
Penetration: 249/282/70
Damage: 600/600770
Accuracy: 0,4
Aimtime: 2,5s
DPM: 2,034
Depression: None given

Armor schematics:

Recommended equipment by Wargaming: Gun Rammer, Gun Laying Drive and Vertical Stabilizer.

There is some more info ahead on this link like the Vital Statistics of the vehicle and its tactical role on the battlefield: http://worldoftanks.com/en/news/pc-b...-type-5-heavy/