The SVO Sniper Rifle is a semi automatic sniper rifle in Advanced Warfare. This sniper is great for getting one shot kills(refer to the damage multiplier section below) and can really be used effectively in the right hands. The weapons is most effective when defending objectives and keeping to the high ground.
Recommended attachments for the SVO sniper are the Ballistic CPU for added accuracy and the Variable Scope. The Iron Sights is good fun for messing around.
- Damage: 98 with multipliers.
- Damage multipliers: 1.5x head and 1.1x neck, torso and upper arms.
- Rate of Fire: 300RPM Semi Automatic.
- Recoil: Moderate to low.
The Best SVO variants are the Battleworn(Elite), Royalty and Return to Sender. The Battleworm adds 1 to Accuracy and Handling taking 2 from Fire Rate. The Royalty adds 1 to Accuracy and 2 to Handling taking 2 from Fire Rate. Finally, the Return to Sender adds 1 to Accuracy and 1 to Handling taking 1 point from Mobility.
Best Class setups
Class 1 – SVO Stalk your prey
Here the SVO is loaded with the Iron Sights and Stock with the M1 Irons in the Secondary. Perks are Lightweight, Blind Eye, Blast Suppressor and Toughness. Exo Overclock as the ability and Scorestreaks are the UAV and Bombing Run.
Class 2 – SVO Back to Basics
Here the SVO is equipped with the Iron Sights and Extended Mags. Perks are Low Profile, Blind Eye, Blast Suppressor and Toughness. Scorestreaks are the UAV, Aerial Assault Drone and System Hack.