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Cyberpunk 2077 Silent And Deadly

The Cyberpunk 2077 Silent And Deadly Perk is found within the Stealth Skill Tree and is improved by leveling your Cool Stat. The Silent And Deadly Perk Increases damage dealt by silenced weapons by 25% while sneaking. We rank this as a B-Tier choice and recommend using Sniper Rifle weapons with this perk.

Silent And Deadly

Skill Type: Stealth

Requires: Level 1 Cool

Effect: Increases damage dealt by silenced weapons by 25% while sneaking

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Perks like Silent And Deadly in Cyberpunk 2077

List of Stealth Perks that are similar to Silent And Deadly.

Rank Lvl Perk Effect
B
1 Crouching TigerIncreases movement speed while sneaking by 20%
B
1 Silent And DeadlyIncreases damage dealt by silenced weapons by 25% while sneaking
A
5 Hidden DragonAllows you to perform a lethal or non-lethal aerial takedown on unaware targets
S
5 Dagger DealerAllows you to throw knives, hold L2 to aim and press R2 to throw
B
7 AssassinDeal 15% more damage to human enemies
A
7 Strike From The ShadowsIncreases your crit chance by 15% while sneaking
A
7 Leg UpMovement speed after a successful takedown is increased by 30% for 10 seconds
A
9 SniperIncreases damage from headshots fire from outside combat by 30% / 50%
A
9 CutthroatThrown knives deal 30% / 60% more damage
A
11 Aggressive AntitoxinsGrants immunity to Poison
C
11 Clean WorkYou can pick up an enemy's body immediately after performing a takedown by holding [Keybind]
B
11 Stunning BlowsQuick melee attacks with ranged weapons stagger enemies, giving you an opportunity to grapple them
A
12 GhostDetection time is increased by 20% / 40%.
S
12 From The ShadowsUpon entering combat, crit chance increases by 25% / 50% for 7 seconds
C
14 CommandoYou cannot be detected under water
S
14 Venomous FangsAll knives apply poison
A
14 RattlesnakeEnemies affected by poison are slowed
A
16 Silent FinisherEnemies with less than 25% Health are defeated instantly by thrown knives. Does not work on enemies with a lethal threat level
A
16 Hasty RetreatTemporarily boosts movement speed by 50% for 5 seconds when detected by an enemy
A
16 Silent And DeadlyIncreases damage dealt by silenced weapons by 25% while sneaking
A
18 Hasten The InevitableDeal 20% more damage to enemies affected by poison
S
18 Cheat DeathWhen your health drops below 50% reduce all incoming damage by 50% for 10 seconds. Cannot occur more than once per minute
S
18 NeurotoxinDamage from poison is doubled
A
20 NinjitsuSneak attacks with melee weapons deal 100% more damage and guarantee a crit hit
A
20 ToxicologyIncreases the duration of poison applied to enemies by 5 seconds. +0.2 second per Perk point
B
16 Restorative ShadowsWhile in stealth, Increases Health regen by 25%
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Best weapons to use with Silent And Deadly Perk in Cyberpunk 2077

We consider Sniper Rifle weapons to be the best to use with the Silent And Deadly perk.

Sniper Rifle Stats
Smart
DPS

None
Requirement

Smart Link Cyberware
Mod Slots

Scope Slot
Power
Nekomata
Stats

290-354 Damage
0.54 Attacks Per Second
203-248 Physical Damage
Effects

Fires piercing projectiles that can ricochet.
Tech
DPS

None
Mod Slots

Scope Slot
Power
SPT32 Grad
Stats

998-1220 Damage
0.26 Attacks Per Second
+
702-858 Damage
42.44% Crit Chance
6% Burn Chance
4.6 Headshot Damage Multiplier
Mod Slots

Scope Mod (HPO Mk.77 Kanone MAX attached)
x2 Mod Slots
Power
SPT32 Grad
Stats

1026-1254 Damage
0.3 Attacks Per Second
+
741-906 Physical Damage
+
40.89% Crit Chance
108.26% Crit Damage
+
54.35% Bonus Ricochet Damage
+
10% Bleeding Chance
2.10 Headshot Damage Multiplier
DPS

None
Mod Slots

Scope Mod (HPO MK.77 Kanone Max attached)
x4 Mod Slots
Effects

Increased reload speed, custom silencer.
Power
DPS

None
Mod Slots

Scope Slot

Best Silent And Deadly Build, Weapons, and Cyberware in Cyberpunk 2077

We recommend using this Stealth Assassin build with the Silent And Deadly Perk, together with Crouching Tiger and Cold Blood will improve the overall build.

A-Tier
Stealth Assassin Build
3
Body
20
Reflexes
20
Cool
15
Intelligence
3
Technical Ability

The Best Weapons we recommend for this build
Name Stats
Power
Liberty
Stats

73-89 Damage
3.75 Attacks Per Second
+
51-63 Physical Damage
+
26.08% Crit Chance
+
13.00% Bonus Ricochet Damage
+
10% Bleeding Damage
4.40 Headshot Damage Multiplier
Effects

Increased Crit Chance and headshot damage. Small chance to apply Stun.

The Best Cyberware we recommend for this build
Name Price Effect
Limbic System Enchancement
Common
Frontal Cortex
3,000
Increase Crit Chance by 7%
Int 6
Limbic System Enchancement
Rare
Frontal Cortex
9,000
Increases Crit Chance by 15%
Int 9
Synaptic Accelerator
Common
Nervous System
5,000
Slows time by 25% for 2 sec. when you are detected by enemies. CD 60 sec
Synaptic Accelerator
Uncommon
Nervous System
7,500
Slows time by 30% for 2 sec. when you are detected by enemies. CD 60 sec
Synaptic Accelerator
Rare
Nervous System
15,000
Slows time by 30% for 3 sec. when you are detected by enemies. CD 60 sec
Ref 14
Synaptic Accelerator
Legendary
Nervous System
35,000
Slows time by 50% for 4 sec. when you are detected by enemies. CD 60 sec
Ref 20

The Best Mods we recommend for this build
Name Type Effect
Trajectory Analysis
Legendary
Kiroshi Optics Fragment
Bonus damage from headshots + 50%.

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
Ping
Uncommon
60
RAM Cost: 1
Upload Time: 1
Duration: 20
Cooldown: 0
Reveals enemies and devices connected to the local network.
Ping
Legendary
280
RAM Cost: 1
Upload Time: 1
Duration: 20
Cooldown: 0
Highlighted targets can be scanned and quickhacked through solid obstacles.

Stealth Assassin Best Perks You Should Use
Skill Lvl Perks Effects
1 High NoonIncreases crit chance with Pistol and Revolver by 4% / 8% / 12%
1 DesperadoIncreases damage from Pistol and Revolver by 3% / 6% / 9%
1 Rio BravoIncreases headshot damage multiplier with Pistol and Revolver by 10% / 20% / 30%
7 Long Shot Drop PopIncreases damage to enemies 5+ meters away by 25% / 50%
11 A Fistful Of EurodollarsIncreases crit damage from Pistol and Revolver by 10% / 20%
14 Wild WestRemoves the damage penalty from Pistol and Revolver when shooting from a distance
16 WestworldIncreases crit chance by 10% for each mod installed on the Pistol and Revolver you're using
20 BrainpowerAfter a successful headshot with a Pistol and Revolver, crit chance increases by 25% for 5 seconds
1 Big SleepUnlocks the Big Sleep daemon which disables all cameras in the network for 3 minute(s)
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%
1 Crouching TigerIncreases movement speed while sneaking by 20%
1 Silent And DeadlyIncreases damage dealt by silenced weapons by 25% while sneaking
7 Strike From The ShadowsIncreases your crit chance by 15% while sneaking
9 SniperIncreases damage from headshots fire from outside combat by 30% / 50%
12 GhostDetection time is increased by 20% / 40%.
16 Silent And DeadlyIncreases damage dealt by silenced weapons by 25% while sneaking
1 Cold BloodAfter defeating an enemy, gain Cold Blood for 10 seconds and increase movement speed by 2%. Stacks up to 1/2/3 times
7 Critical ConditionIncreases duration of Cold Blood by 5/10 seconds
11 Frozen PrecisionIncreases headshot damage by 50%
20 MercilessWhile Cold Blood is active, Increases Crit Chance by 10% and Crit Damage by 25%. 1% Crit Chance and 3% Crit Damage per Perk Level.

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