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Battlefield 4 M249


Battlefield 4 M249The Battlefield 4 M249 is a machine gun unlocked by the Support class in Battlefield 4. The M249 has been featured in many previous games in the series, and offers great all-round performance. The M249 has the fastest firing rate of any machine gun in the game, and is well suited for close quarter infantry combat. It’s a great weapon for providing covering and suppressive fire.

The Battlefield 4 M249 is one of the fastest firing weapons in the game, and is excellent for protecting an area and laying suppressing fire. It was first used in the Battlefield series in BF2, where it was the starting gun for the US support class. The M249 has been in service for almost 30 years in the US military.

Battlefield 4 M249 stats

The M249 in Battlefield 4 is known for having the fastest firing rate of any machine gun. It’s ideal for close quarter infantry maps, and less effective at anything but medium ranges. Like other machine guns, it can be made more effective when using a bipod, and a scope as well.

  • Capacity: 100 rounds
  • Rate of fire: 800 RPM
  • Fire modes: full auto only
  • Reload time: 6.2 seconds
  • Bullet velocity: 620 m/s
  • Min damage: 18
  • Max damage: 25
  • Weight: 6.0 KG

Battlefield 4 M249 screenshots

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  1. Josh
    November 10th, 2013 at 3:09 am

    This gun can hold 200 rounds. You can see in the 3 picture that there is 169 ammo left in his gun.

    • Tim
      March 16th, 2014 at 6:40 am

      With extended mag it can hold 200 rounds, otherwise its 100 rounds.

  2. David
    December 23rd, 2014 at 11:05 am

    There is no extended mag in BF4 – its 200 rounds

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