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Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle - Stats & Strats

Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle: Weapon Overview

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The Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle has been vaulted as of the v9.00 update. This article will be updated when it returns to the game.

Basic Information

Weapon TypeAssault Rifle
Where to FindOn Floor, Chests,
Supply Drops, Vending Machine
AmmoMedium Bullets
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Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle: Stats & Damage(DPS)

Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle Icon★436361564.82.2sec.
Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle Icon★537371566.62.1sec.
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Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle: Weapon Review

Weapon Rating per Game Mode

*Weapons are rated from Rank "D" - Rank "S".


The Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle gives players the ability to see heat signatures even behind cover. It makes recon easier but due to its average damage, it does not perform well without the backup of teammates.

Effective Range

*Effective range is rated by ◎ (Excellent), ◯(Good), △(Mediocre), ×(Bad).

Close RangeMiddle RangeLong Range

As a hit scan scoped weapon, the Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle works really well in long-range combat. At mid-range, it can still be effective, but at short-range it is highly not recommended due to its slow fire rate for an assault rifle

Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle: Traits & Tips

Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle: Weapon Traits

Perfect for Recon

What makes the Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle unique is its ability to show enemy heat signature, chests, and supply drops. This is helpful when it comes to checking for enemies before rushing in.

Easier to Connect Shots

As a hit scan, the Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle is more forgiving when it comes to landing shots from a distance. As long as the enemy is aligned with the crosshair, the shot will connect.

Average Damage Output

The Thermal Scoped Rifle has average damage output per shot. It would take at least 3 successful shots to take out a the full shield of an enemy.

Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle: Weapon Tips

Use for Recon

Take advantage of its Thermal Scope. Use it to check locations before entering. In Squads, you can use it to callout enemies to allies and work accordingly to take them out.

Switch Out Weapons

Mitigate the lack of damage of the Thermal Scope Assault Rifle by shifting to a sniper rifle after checking enemy location.

No Bullet Dropoff

No need to adjust the angle of shooting as the Thermal Scoped Assault Rifle has no bullet dropoff.

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