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Battlefield 4 RPK-74M


Battlefield 4 RPK-74MThe Battlefield 4 RPK-74M is the starter machine gun for the Russian Support class. The RPK-74M is based on the famous AK-74M assault rifle, but with a longer barrel for better range, and larger capacity ammo clips. It’s counterpart in Battlefield 4 is the M27 IAR.

The Battlefield 4 RPK-74M shares the platform with the AK-74M and the AKS-74U carbine. The RPK-74M was first featured in the Battlefield series in BF2, where it was the starting machine gun for the MEC forces. The RPK-74M has been in service with the Russian military since the late 1990s. An upgraded version of the machine gun, the RPK-12, is also available in the game.

Battlefield 4 RPK-74M stats

The RPK-74M in Battlefield 4 trails behind on its main rival in the game, the US M27 IAR. The RPK-74M has a lower firing rate, deals less damage at range, and takes longer to reload.

  • Capacity: 45 rounds
  • Rate of fire: 700 RPM
  • Fire modes: single shot/full auto
  • Reload time: 4.0 seconds
  • Bullet velocity: 600 m/s
  • Min damage: 18
  • Max damage: 25
  • Weight: 5.0 KG

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  1. hi
    December 10th, 2013 at 7:08 pm

    one of my fav guns

  2. tufu
    May 26th, 2015 at 7:17 pm

    This isn’t battlefield 3, there is no specific starter gun in a specific faction. Get your stats right.

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