Discover the NXT level of efficiency with JCB 205 NXT/JCB 205 NXTLC.

Equipped with IntelliControl for a complete view of operations on a built-in digital display screen, the JCB 205 NXT gives you more control to optimise the machine for better efficiency. Powered by advanced telematics technology, it enables you to manage your machine remotely through operational data, health and fuel alerts and location data for better operational control.

Built to perform in all conditions, the JCB 205 NXT comes with a reinforced structure, deep section boom design, long undercarriage with reinforced idler box area, fully closed box section and more for the NXT level reliability.

Powered by a reliable engine and JCB ecoHydraulics, the JCB 205 NXT delivers 32% reduced fuel consumption in eco-mode in comparison with the existing model*. Designed for efficiency and powered by intelligent features, the JCB 205 NXT is made to take your excavation to the NXT level. Always look for a better way with JCB.

*Under test conditions


Maximum Engine Power
106 kW (140hp)
Maximum Operating Weight
21 250 kg
Maximum Bucket Capacity
0.80 - 1.02 cum

NXT Level of Control

Get real-time operational data on a digital display screen with IntelliControl.

See fuel status, colour coded health alerts, engine speed and operating mode status on the screen.

Monitor your machines remotely with Advanced Telematics Technology.

Use Live Link mobile application for GPS tracking, geo-fencing and machine utilisation reports for more control.


Compact and easy to handle bonnet is assisted by a gas strut that helps in easy opening and closing. It makes periodic maintenance easy and effortless.

Boom end pivot bushes need to be greased at 1 000 h thereby reducing maintenance costs and increasing machine uptime.

Fuses & relays are located inside the cabin and are easy to access.


JCB ecoHydraulics enables innovative power management for reduced fuel consumption.

A class leading engine powers fuel-efficient operation for 32% reduced fuel consumption in Eco mode in comparison with the existing model*.

JCB Dynamic Efficiency provides 3 power modes: Eco, Power and Power Plus for better fuel management and efficiency.

IntelliControl enables 8 different engine speeds in Eco mode customised for various applications for fuel-efficient operations.

*Under test conditions


Special filtration system enables hydraulic oil to change every 5,000 hours and provides hydraulic main filter change interval of 1,000 hours to reduce maintenance cost.

Turbine type pre-cleaner assembly filters the dust particles and helps in increasing the life of air filter elements and the engine.

Radial seal type air filter elements provide secure and error-free sealing.

Graphite induced bush for 1000 hours greasing at boom ends.