Alternator SMG

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Alternator SMG
Alternator SMG.png
Twin barrel full-auto SMG
Profile
Type Sub machine gun
Fire-Modes Auto
Ammo Type Light Rounds.svg Light rounds
Rate of Fire 640 RPM
Magazine capacity
Default 19
Level 1 22
Level 2 25
Level 3 27
Damage
Head 23 (1.50x)
Body 15
Legs 12
Body DPS 160
Tactical
ADS Movespeed -15%
Recoil Vertical

The Alternator SMG is a sub machine gun that uses Light Rounds.svg light rounds. As the name implies, it fires through two alternating barrels.

Damage Profile[edit | edit source]

Target Damage Shots to kill [note 1]
100 HP 125 HP 150 HP 175 HP 200 HP 225 HP
Head 23 5 6 7 8 9 10
Helmet.svg Lvl 1 Helmet 21 5 6 8 9 10 11
Helmet.svg Lvl 2 Helmet 18 6 7 9 10 12 13
Helmet.svg Lvl 3/4 Helmet 17 6 8 9 11 12 14
Body 15 7 9 10 12 14 15
Leg 12 9 11 13 15 17 19


Low Profile.png Low Profile Legends[note 2]
Target Damage Shots to kill [note 1]
100 HP 125 HP 150 HP 175 HP 200 HP 225 HP
Head 24 5 6 7 8 9 10
Helmet.svg Lvl 1 Helmet 22 5 6 7 8 10 11
Helmet.svg Lvl 2 Helmet 19 6 7 8 10 11 12
Helmet.svg Lvl 3/4 Helmet 18 6 8 9 10 12 13
Body 16 7 8 10 12 13 15
Leg 16 7 8 10 12 13 15


Fortified.svg Fortified Legends[note 3]
Target Damage Shots to kill [note 1]
100 HP 125 HP 150 HP 175 HP 200 HP 225 HP
Head 20 6 7 8 9 11 12
Helmet.svg Lvl 1 Helmet 18 6 8 9 10 12 13
Helmet.svg Lvl 2 Helmet 15 7 9 10 12 14 15
Helmet.svg Lvl 3/4 Helmet 14 7 9 11 13 14 16
Body 13 8 10 12 14 16 18
Leg 10 10 13 15 18 20 23
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Body Shield.svg Body Shields and Evo Shield.svg Evo Shields increase hitpoints.
  2. Low Profile.png Low Profile increases damage taken by 5%.
  3. Fortified.svg Fortified decreases damage taken by 15%.

Attachments[edit | edit source]

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Optics
Others

Pros and Cons[edit | edit source]

Pros
  • Tap firing instead of holding down fire has much better recoil control at greater distance.
  • Predictable Recoil.
  • Easy to use.
Cons
  • DPS isn't great.
  • Not the greatest against a level 2 or 3 Body Shield.svg Body Shield.
  • 1× headshot multiplier at 39+ meters.
  • Not really viable during endgame.

Skins[edit | edit source]

There are a total of 54 weapon skins for the Alternator SMG: 12 Legendary, 8 Epic, 20 Rare and 16 Common.

  • The Illuminator - needs LED Rez and Legend Tokens 6,500
  • Code Blue - needs Search & Rescue and Legend Tokens 10,500
  • Palate Cleanser - needs The Galvanizer and Legend Tokens 6,500

History[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]