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Cyberpunk 2077 Diffusion

The Cyberpunk 2077 Diffusion Perk is found within the Quickhacking Skill Tree and is improved by leveling your Intelligence Stat. The Diffusion Perk Quickhack spread distance is increased by 2 times.

Diffusion

Skill Type: Quickhacking

Requires: Level 12 Intelligence

Effect: Quickhack spread distance is increased by 2 times

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Perks like Diffusion in Cyberpunk 2077

List of Quickhacking Perks that are similar to Diffusion.

Rank Lvl Perk Effect
B
1 BloodwareQuickhacks deal 10% / 20% / 30% more damage
A
1 BiosynergyEnables RAM to recover during combat (at a rate of 4 / 8 /12 RAM unit(s) per minute).
B
5 Hacker's ManualUnlocks diagrams for crafting Uncommon quickhacks
A
5 I SpyReveals an enemy netrunner when they're attempting to hack you
A
5 Forget-me-notEliminating a target affected by a quickhack instantly recovers 1 RAM unit(s)
A
7 Weak LinkReduces the required cyberdeck RAM for quickhacks used on devices by 1 / 2 / 3 unit(s)
A
7 Daisy ChainEliminating a target that was a quickhacked reduces the cooldown for all other active quickhacks by 10% / 35% / 50%
A
9 Signal SupportIncreases quickhack duration by 25% / 50%
A
11 Subliminal MessageQuickhacks deal 25% / 50% more damage to unaware targets
S
12 DiffusionQuickhack spread distance is increased by 2 times
A
12 MnemonicReduces the cost of quickhacks used against an enemy already affected by a quickhack by 1 RAM units
A
12 School Of Hard HacksUnlocks diagrams for crafting advanced quickhacks
A
14 PlagueQuickhacks that spread can jump to 1 / 2 / 3 additional targets
S
16 Critical ErrorQuickhacks can now deal crit hits based on your crit chance and crit damage stats
A
16 Hacker OverlordUnlocks diagrams for crafting specialized quickhacks
A
18 AnamnesisAvailable cyberdeck RAM cannot drop below 2 / 3 / 4 unit(s)
S
20 OptimizationReduces the cost of quickhacks by 1 RAM unit(s)
S
20 Bartmoss' LegacyUnlocks diagrams for crafting superior quickhacks
S
20 Master Ram LiberatorIncreases RAM Recovery rate by 50%. +1% per Perk Level.
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Best weapons to use with Diffusion Perk in Cyberpunk 2077

We consider weapons to be the best to use with the Diffusion perk.

Stats

Best Diffusion Build, Weapons, and Cyberware in Cyberpunk 2077

We recommend using this Quickhack Samurai build with the Diffusion Perk, together with Bloodware and Diffusion will improve the overall build.

A-Tier
Quickhack Samurai Build
15
Body
20
Reflexes
3
Cool
20
Intelligence
3
Technical Ability

The Best Weapons we recommend for this build
Name Stats
Blade
Katana
Stats

150 Damage
5 Attacks Per Seconds
+
96-118 Electrical Damage
+
10 Electrical Resistance
+
5% Crit Chance
+
10% Crit Damage
+
20% Shock Chance
Effects

Deals electrical damage with a chance to apply Shock. Also increases electrical resistance.
Blade
Katana
Stats

63 Damage
2.99 Attacks Per Second
+
40-49 Physical Damage
+
18% Crit Damage
+
10% Bleeding Chance
Effects

High base damage.
Blade
Katana
Stats

111 Damage
4.80 Attacks Per Second
Effects

Crit Chance increased to 100% while Kerenzikov is active. Final combo attack damage doubled as standard, but quadrupled if the target has more health than you.
Blade
Katana
Stats

57 Damage
3.85 Attacks Per Second
Effects

Reduced base damage but very high Crit Damage multiplier

Looking for cyberware to complete this build? You should check out our Best Cyberware Guide.

You should check out our Best Mods Guide.

Need a cyberdeck to complete this build? You should check out our Best Cyberdeck Guide.

The Best Quickhacks to use with this build
Name Price Specs Effect
Synapse Burnout
Rare
600
RAM Cost: 6
Upload Time: 3
Duration: -
Cooldown: 10
Deals damage that scales higher based on how much health the target is missing. Less efficient against mechanical enemies.
Synapse Burnout
Epic
1,000
RAM Cost: 7
Upload Time: 3
Duration: 2
Cooldown: 10
If a target is defeated by this quickhack, they burst into flames, causing nearby enemies to pani.
Synapse Burnout
Legendary
1,400
RAM Cost: 8
Upload Time: 3
Duration: 2
Cooldown: 10
Passive while equipped: defeating an enemy with any quickhack causes nearby enemies to panic.

Quickhack Samurai Best Perks You Should Use
Skill Lvl Perks Effects
4 Slow And SteadyArmor is increased by 15% / 30% while moving
1 Sting Like A BeeIncreases attack speed by 10% /20% /30%
6 Flight Of The SparrowReduces the stamina cost of all attacks by 30% / 50%
10 Blessed BladeIncreases crit chance by 20%
12 BloodlustRecovers 7% / 10% health when applying bleeding to an enemy or hitting an enemy with bleeding
15 Fiery BlastIncreases damage against a target by 1% for every 1% / 2% / 3% of health they are missing
18 DeathboltDefeating an enemy recovers 40% health and increases movement speed by 30% for 5 seconds
1 BloodwareQuickhacks deal 10% / 20% / 30% more damage
1 BiosynergyEnables RAM to recover during combat (at a rate of 4 / 8 /12 RAM unit(s) per minute).
5 Forget-me-notEliminating a target affected by a quickhack instantly recovers 1 RAM unit(s)
9 Signal SupportIncreases quickhack duration by 25% / 50%
11 Subliminal MessageQuickhacks deal 25% / 50% more damage to unaware targets
12 DiffusionQuickhack spread distance is increased by 2 times
14 PlagueQuickhacks that spread can jump to 1 / 2 / 3 additional targets
16 Critical ErrorQuickhacks can now deal crit hits based on your crit chance and crit damage stats
20 OptimizationReduces the cost of quickhacks by 1 RAM unit(s)

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