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Apex Legends Hemlok stats [Season 9]: damage, handling, and more

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Apex Legends' Hemlok (or Hemlock if you feel like spelling it incorrectly) Burst Assault Rifle is a high-damage and extremely formidable Assault Rifle. But is it still the laser it once was several seasons back? Our Apex Legends Hemlok guide will walk you through the various stats going on behind the scenes of this deadly weapon.


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Apex Legends Hemlok stats

If you're comfortable using a burst-fire Assault Rifle in Apex Legends, the Hemlok is an extremely powerful choice, particularly once you give it the proper attachments. This gun enjoys a very high DPS if you land all the shots in your three-shot burst each time, so to help you land those shots, it's best to equip the Hemlok with a good Barrel Stabiliser attachment as soon as possible. It can't face a good SMG at short range, but the Hemlok is a startlingly powerful mid-to-long-range gun. Underestimate it at your peril.

The below sections go through just about every statistic that might be useful to know about the Hemlok Burst Assault Rifle in Apex Legends. The first gives basic stats, the second focuses on damage, and the third section displays various handling stats for the Hemlok.


Hemlok basic stats

  • Weapon Type: Assault Rifle
  • Ammo: Heavy
  • Firing Modes: Full-Auto
  • Attachment Slots: Barrel, Mag, Optic, Stock
  • Mag Size: 18
    • With Extended Mags: 24/27/30

Hemlok damage stats

  • Damage (Body/Head/Leg): 20/35/15
  • RPM: 643
    • Single-Fire RPM: 384
  • Body DPS: 214
  • Body Shots To Kill: 5/8/9/10/12
    • Fortified: 6/9/11/12/14
  • Max Headshot Distance: 11,828m
  • Projectile Speed: 27,500

Hemlok handling stats

  • Tactical Reload Time: 2.40s
    • Full Reload Time: 2.85s
  • Draw Time: 0.60s
  • ADS Movement Speed: 50%

Click any of the links below to head over to another individual weapon page within our Apex Legends series. For an overview of how gunplay works and comparative stats on all the guns in Apex Legends, check out our larger Apex Legends weapon stats guide.

Assault Rifles Havoc, Hemlok, R-301 Carbine, VK-47 Flatline
SMGs Alternator, Prowler, R-99, Volt
LMGs Devotion, L-Star EMG, M600 Spitfire
Marksman 30-30 Repeater, Bocek Bow, G7 Scout, Triple Take
Snipers Charge Rifle, Kraber .50-CAL, Longbow DMR, Sentinel
Shotguns EVA-8 Auto, Mastiff, Mozambique, Peacekeeper
Pistols P2020, RE-45 Auto, Wingman

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