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Check out this guide to find out all about Default Loadouts in Duty: Modern Warfare 2019(CoD MW)! Read about the nest Default loadouts, why use them, & the complete Loadout list.

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Default Loadout List - Pros & Cons

NOTE: This is a work in progress. This article will be updated as soon as Modern Warfare is released and more info is confirmed.

Defaut LoadoutDescription
AssaultA mid range fighter with fragging & scouting capability
Pros:
・Replenish ammo from dead enemies
・Burst Fire has low spread
・Can scout with Snapshot Grenade
Cons:
・Might be outgunned by faster firing guns in close quarters.
GhostStealthy infiltrator that is undetectable by electronics
Pros:
・Has a good handling weapon with suppressor.
・Undetectable to most electronic surveillance
Cons:
・Lacks burst damage such as explosives or frags
Heavy SupportBig-gun toting suppression expert.
Pros:
・Lay down suppressive fire with LMG
・Has a shotgun for close quarters.
・LMG effective vs helicopters and UAVs
Cons:
・Lethal item is difficult to hit vs fast personnel
・Loadout is not really optimized
DemolitionAn explosive expert that is good both against personnel and air units.
Pros:
・Good Burst damage & utility with C4, Gas Grenade
・Reliable primary weapon
・Can shoot down gunships
Cons:
・Lacks a sidearm to fall back to when rifle is out of ammo.
SniperExcels in long-range engagements, spotting and not much more
Pros:
・Has long range with its sniper rifle
・Can spot enemy equipment, field upgrades, and killstreaks through walls
・Can defend rear with claymore
Cons:
・Weak close quarters firepower with only a pistol
・Scope magnifier is high, making Sniper Rifle unwieldy in close ranges.

Best Recommended Default Loadouts

NOTE: The information in this article is based on Modern Warfare's beta. This article will be updated as soon as MW is released and more information is confirmed.

Best Beginner Default Loadout For Quick Play - Ghost

ghost loadout

Ghost is the best recommended Default Loadout to use for quick play's Run'n Gun playstyle.

The Reasons Are:

  • A decent build that can be very mobile.
  • Hides Death Markers Of Your Kills.
  • Good handling weapon with a suppressor.
  • Undetectable to most digital surveillance.

A Decent Build That Can Be Very Mobile

Ghost loadout has a solid offensive capability in addition to being able to hide your presence from the enemy. A fast firing SMG, high damaging pistol & Stun Grenades for assaults, plus undetectable to electronics are a good combo.

Hides Death Markers Of Your Kills

Hides Death Markers Of Your Kills

The Ghost perk hides the death markers of your kills. As death markers are a big giveaway to your presence & position, the perk lets you ambush unsuspecting stragglers one after one for a high killstreak.

Good Handling Weapon With A Suppressor

Weapon Comes With A Suppressor

Ghost Loadout's main weapon AUG SMG has a good rate of fire and handling and is on par with most fast-firing weapons. It also has a suppressor attachment already pre-installed, giving you a quiet edge over opponents.

Undetectable To Most Digital Surveillance

Undetectable To Most Digital Surveillance

Many killstreak emphasizes on detection, but with your Cold Blooded and Ghost perk, most digital surveillance will not detect you and show you on enemy HUDs. You can take positions without being exposed.

Why Use Default Loadouts?

Has Attachments Pre-Installed

Has Attachments Pre-Installed

Weapon Attachments are pre-installed when using a Default Loadout. Since Attachments require grinding weapon kill to unlock, you can jump into the fight better armed.

Higher Rank Items Unlocked

Higher Level Items Unlocked

Some perks, tactical & lethal items actually require a higher rank to unlock, but is immediately provided to you in Default Loadout. Test them out to get a hang of each items.

Total Of 5 Default Loadouts

There are total of 5 Default Loadouts: Assault, Ghost, Heavy Support, Demolition & Sniper. These are unlocked as you rank up, and they're still available even when you unlocked Custom Loadouts.

Default Loadout List & Tips

Assault:

CategoryItemDescription
Unlock Rank-Which rank unlocks this loadout
PrimaryFR 5.56
Assault Rifle
Has 3 mods: Optics, Foregrips, TBD
SecondaryM19
Pistol
No Mods
PerksScavanger
Kill Chain
Shrapnel
Resupply ammo from dead players
Killstreak earned in your current life earn kill credits for other killstreaks
Extra lethal item on spawn, delays heath regen
LethalFrag GrenadeStandard Grenade
TacticalSnapshot GrenadeProvides a momentary glimpse of enemies within the blast radius

Burst Fire Is Great For Headshots

Burst Fire Is Great For Headshots

FR 5.56 has a 3-round-burst fire mode by default which the intervals between 3 shots is extremely short. This makes it a great weapon for targeting headshots.

Use Snapshot Grenade To Check Corners & Rooms

Snapshot Grenade are great for confirming if an area is occupied. Save your frags until you confirmed there's tangos in the room.

Ghost:

CategoryItemDescription
Unlock Rank-Which rank unlocks this loadout
PrimaryAUG
SMG
Has 4 Attachments: Suppressor, TBD
Secondary50 GS
Pistol
3 Attachments, can 2~3 shot opponents
PerksCold Blooded
Ghost
Spotter
Undetectable by Ai targeting systems, thermal optics, and Snapshot grenade
Undetectable by UAVs, Radar Drones, Heartbeat Sensors, and High Alert. Hide the death markers of enemy you kill.
See enemy equipment, field upgrades, and killstreaks through walls, mark them by aiming down sights while looking at it.
LethalThermiteBurns fiercely for a short while after impact. Sticks to all surface.
TacticalStun GrenadeSlows victim's movement and aiming

Has Greater Freedom To Move

Ghost loadout has many perks that hide your presence against surveillance, and the main weapon has a suppressor, allowing you to move around the map easier.

Heavy Support:

CategoryItemDescription
Unlock Rank-Which rank unlocks this loadout
PrimaryM91
LMG
Has 1 Attachment: Optics
SecondaryModel 680
Shotgun
No Attachments
PerksOverkill
Restock
Amped
Carry 2 Primary weapons
Recharge Equipment over 30 seconds.
Faster weapon swap and rocket launcher reload speed.
LethalProximity MinePressure-triggered explosive that deals heavy damage to vehicles
TacticalDecoy GrenadeCounter-intel grenade that simulates fake gunfire and radar signatures that confuse the enemy

Shoot Down Air Units!

Shoot Down Air Units!

Many Killstreak Abilities revolves around aircraft. Shoot them down with your M91 to get points and help your team.

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Demolition:

CategoryItemDescription
Unlock Rank2Which rank unlocks this loadout
PrimaryAK-47
Assault Rifle
Has 4 Attachments
SecondaryPILA
Launcher
Anti-Air
PerksE.O.D
Hardline
Battle Hardened
Take reduced damage from non-killstreak explosives and fire. Hack enemy claymore, proximity mines and c4.
Killstreak cost 1 less kill
Reduce strength of enemy flash, stun, and EMP effects
LethalC4Explosive that sticks to surfaces and can be detonated remotely/
TacticalGas GrenadeExplodes on impact with the ground, releasing a lingering cloud of tear gas that causes slowed movement, blurred vision, and coughing

Use Gas Grenade When Defending Tight Corridors

Use Gas Grenade When Defending Tight Corridors

Gas Grenades causes slowed movement, blurred vision, and coughing, and also causes a smoke screen-like effect. You can give enemies attacking strategic corridors a headache by deploying it.

Sniper:

CategoryItemDescription
Unlock Rank3Which rank unlocks this loadout
PrimaryAX-50
Sniper Rifle
Has 3 Attachments: Stock, Optics, TBD
SecondaryM19
Pistol
No Attachments
PerksCold Blooded
High Alert
Spotter
Undetectable by Ai targeting systems, thermal optics, and Snapshot grenade
Vision pulses when enemies outside your view sees you.
See enemy equipment, field upgrades, and killstreaks through walls, mark them by aiming down sights while looking at it.
LethalClaymoreProximity-activated explosive mine.
TacticalSmoke GrenadeDeploys a smoke screen that blocks vision and automated targeting systems

Leave Claymores To Cover Your Rear

Leave Claymores To Cover Your Rear

Snipers, when looking for targets, are often sneaked up to from behind. Cover key doorways and your rear to prevent this.

Aiming Down Scope Causes Tint Glare

Beware Of Tint Glare

High-magnifying scopes gives off a bright glare when aiming down scope. Look down the scope only when you're about to make the shot.

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