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Cyberpunk 2077 SMG

The Cyberpunk 2077 SMG is a mid range submachine gun, often used in run and gun smart builds. You can obtain from Weapon Shops, and looting your enemies. We recommend using Mods like Autoloader, Perks like Punisher and a Build with the SMG.

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List of the Best SMG in Cyberpunk 2077

List of all SMG Weapons and their Stats, Mod Slots, and Requirements.

SMG Stats
Power
DS1 Pulsar
Stats

24-30 Damage
8.89 Attacks Per Second
+
17-21 Physical Damage
+
3% Bleeding Chance
1.35 Headshot Damage Multiplier
Mod Slots

Scope Slot
Muzzle Slot
Mod Slot
Effects

Fires piercing projectiles.
Power
DPS

Low
Mod Slots

Silencer Scope
Power
M221 Saratoga
Stats

16-19 Damage
6.90 Attacks Per Second
+
12-14 Thermal Damage
+
6-46% Crit Chance
+
13% Burn Chance
0.85 Headshot Damage Multiplier
Mod Slots

Scope Slot
Muzzle Slot
Mod Slot
Effects

Deals thermal damage with increased chance to apply Burn. Reduced bullet spread and increased bullet impact, at the cost of high recoil.
Smart
DPS

None
Requirement

Smart Link Cyberware
Power
DPS

Low
Mod Slots

Silencer Scope
Power
M221 Saratoga
Stats

37-45 Damage
6.90 Attacks Per Second
+
25-32 Chemical Damage
Mod Slots

Scope Slot
Muzzle Slot
Effects

Increased ammo clip size and fire rate.
Smart
DPS

None
Requirement

Smart Link Cyberware
Smart
G-58 Dian
Stats

22-27 Damage
7.54 Attacks Per Second
+
17-21 Electrical Damage
+
20.15% Crit Chance
+
49.61% Crit Damage
1.35 Headshot Damage Multiplier
Mod Slots

4x Mod Slots
Effects

Deals high electrical damage.
Smart
TKI-20 Shingen
Stats

36-44 Damage
4.55 Attacks Per Second
Mod Slots

2x Mod Slots
Effects

Scales to your level and makes amusing comments.
Smart
TKI-20 Shingen
Stats

25-31 Damage
4.55 Attacks Per Second
+
18-22 Thermal Damage
+
15.82% Crit Chance
+
38.62% Crit Damage
+
10% Burn Damage
1.35 Headshot Damage Multiplier
Mod Slots

4x Mod Slots
Effects

Fires explosive rounds. The modified automated targeting system guides bullets to up three targets while aiming.

Best Mods to use with SMGs

We recommend using mods like Autoloader with the SMG weapon type.

Mod Type Effect
Countermass
Epic
Ranged ModNullifies vertical recoil while aiming.
Autoloader
Rare
Ranged ModReload times after fully emptying an ammo clip are reduced.
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Best Perks to use with SMG

We recommend using perks like Punisher with the SMG weapon type.

Rank Lvl Perk Effect
B
1Eagle EyeQuickens Rifle and Submachine Gun aiming by 10% / 25% / 50%
C
1Too Close For ComfortQuick melee attacks with Rifle and Submachine Gun deal 50% / 100% more damage
C
1BulletjockIncreases damage with Rifle and Submachine Gun by 3% / 6% / 10%
A
5Covering KillshotIncreases crit chance with Rifle and Submachine Gun by 10% / 20% when firing from behind cover
B
7BullseyeIncreases Rifle and Submachine Gun damage while aiming by 10%
A
7ExecutionerDeal 25% more Rifle and Submachine Gun damage to enemies whose health is above 50%
C
9Duck HunterIncreases Rifle and Submachine Gun damage to moving enemies by 10% / 20%
B
9Shoot, Reload, RepeatDefeating an enemy with a Rifle and Submachine Gun reduces reload time by 20% / 40% for 5 seconds
B
11Feel The FlowReduces reload time for Rifle and Submachine Gun by 10% / 20%
A
12Trench WarfareIncreases Rifle and Submachine Gun damage by 5% / 10% when firing from behind cover
B
12Hunter's HandsReduces recoil with Rifle and Submachine Gun by 20% / 40% when firing from behind cover
S
14Named BulletsIncreases crit damage from Rifle and Submachine Gun by 35%
A
14Skull SkipperEach headshot reduces recoil with Rifle and Submachine Gun 5% for 10 seconds. Stacks up to 5 times
B
16Recoil WranglerReduces recoil on Rifle and Submachine Gun by 10%
A
16BunkerIncreases armor and resistances by 15% when shooting with Rifle and Submachine Gun from behind cover
B
18In PerspectiveIncreases crit damage on Rifle and Submachine Gun with mounted scopes by 2%
S
20Savage StoicIncreases Rifle and Submachine Gun damage by 35% when standing still
S
20PunisherAfter defeating an enemy with a Rifle or Submachine Gun, weapon sway is nullified and weapon spread deos not increase for 10 sec. +0.2 sec per Perk Level

Best SMG Build and Cyberware in Cyberpunk 2077

If you are looking for a SMG Build in Cyberpunk 2077, you should visit our Best Builds Guide and find a build that fits your playstyle.

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HMG
LMG
Melee
Pistol
Precision Rifle
Revolver
Shotgun
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