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Battlefield 4 Weapon info: M249
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1.4

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M249

All info & stats

Description

Country of Origin: Belgium

Designed: 1974

Based on the Fabrique Nationale Minimi, the M249 SAW is the standard light machine gun and squad automatic weapon of the United States Army. Serves as one of the four weapons one can unlock in the Battlefield 4 single-player campaign.

Damage over distance

Time to kill

Bullets to kill

Accuracy plots

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M249

No attachment

M249

Heavy barrel

M249

Suppressor (Any)

M249

Compensator

Advanced recoil & spread data

Recoil Recoil Up Recoil Left Recoil Right Recoil Dec FirstShotMul
ADS 0.325 0.4 0.3 12 1.5
HIP 0.325 0.4 0.3 12 1.5


Spread Min Min (Moving) Max Max (Moving) Decrease Decrease (Moving) Increase Increase (Moving)
ADS - Standing 0.3 2 2.2 2.2 9.7 9.7 0.104 0.104
ADS - Crouching 0.3 2 2.2 2.2 9.7 9.7 0.104 0.104
ADS - Prone 0.3 2 2.2 2.2 9.7 9.7 0.104 0.104
HIP - Standing 5 6 7 7 15 15 0.104 0.104
HIP - Crouching 4.5 5.5 7 7 15 15 0.104 0.104
HIP - Prone 4 5 7 7 15 15 0.104 0.104

Statistics

General

Max damage
24.5
Min damage
18
Drop-off start
8m
Drop-off end
65m
Firerate
800 RPM
Firerate (Burst)
800 RPM
Muzzle velocity
620 m/s
Muzzle velocity (suppressed)
350 m/s

Bullet drop
15 m/s²
Mag size
200
Projectile
556x45mmNATO_Heavy

Reload

Reload (Empty)
6.2s
Reload (Left)
6.2s
Reload threshold
0.85x

Recoil

Recoil Up
0.325
Recoil Left
0.4
Recoil Right
0.3
Recoil decrease
12 ?
1st shot multiplier
1.5

Spread

Spread increase *
0.104
Spread decrease
9.7
ADS - Not moving
0.3
ADS - Moving
2
HIP, Standing, Not moving
5
HIP, Crouching, Not moving
4.5
HIP, Prone, Not moving
4
HIP, Standing, Moving
6
HIP, Crouching, Moving
5.5
HIP, Prone, Moving
5

Available attachments

Suppressor (Any)
Yes
Heavy barrel
Yes
Flash hider
Yes
Compensator
Yes
Muzzle brake
Yes
Lasersights
Yes
Angled/Folding grip
Yes
Ergo/Vertical grip
Yes
Potato/Stubby grip
Yes
Bipod
No
Bipod (LMG)
Yes
Bipod (Sniper)
No
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