This article, Mobile Suit Unit Types, is used in multiple timelines. Not all of the events below are consistent across all continua.

Throughout the various Gundam universe, it is known there are multiple types of Mobile Suits. Ranging from Melee to Artillery types, their designations varied due to several factors, mainly their designs and classifications. Here in this article, contains almost all of the current designations as well as series specific types, including fan made series.

Generic Types

Production Type

  • Mass Production
  • Custom
  • Prototype
  • Limited Production

User Type

  • Civilian
  • Commander
  • Innovade
  • Innovator
  • Newtype
  • X-Rounder
  • Super Soldier
  • Coordinator
  • Unmanned

Unit Purpose

  • Assault
  • Heavy Assault
  • Defense
  • Multi-Mode
  • Close Quarter Combat
  • High Mobility
  • Artillery
  • Sniper
  • Reconnaissance
  • DRAGOON-use
  • Psycommu
  • EXAM
  • Full-Psyco-Frame
  • Support
  • General-Purpose
  • Stealth
  • Transformable

Types Specific to Galactic Colonization

Types Specific to Solar Era

User Type

  • Cyber Transcendant
  • Natural Transcendant