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Apex Legends Longbow stats [Season 8]: damage, handling, and more

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The venerable Longbow DMR is one of the strongest and most reliable sniper rifles in the Apex Legends weapons arsenal, and its effectiveness has only increased. Comparable to other monsters like the Triple Take and the Sentinel, the Longbow is capable of eviscerating teams over great distances. Let's take a look at its full stats in our Apex Legends Longbow guide, from DPS and fire rate to the gun's shots to kill stats under different circumstances.


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Apex Legends Longbow stats

The Longbow was once the punchiest Sniper Rifle you could get in Apex Legends without having the fortune of procuring a Kraber from a rare supply drop. Now, it has fierce competition in the form of both the Sentinel and the Charge Rifle. The Longbow still has an edge though, which is a healthy balance between damage and fire rate. The Longbow is significantly faster than any other sniper rifle, and with its Skullpiercer Rifling Hop-Up, a single headshot can decimate the enemy.

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


Longbow basic stats

  • Weapon Type: Sniper Rifle
  • Ammo: Sniper
  • Firing Modes: Single
  • Attachment Slots: Barrel, Mag, Optic, Stock, Hop-Up
    • Hop-Up: Skullpiercing Rifling
  • Mag Size: 6
    • With Extended Mags: 8/10/12

Longbow damage stats

  • Damage (Body/Head/Leg): 55/110/44
  • RPM: 86
  • Body DPS: 64
  • Body Shots To Kill: 2/3/4/4/5
    • Low Profile: 2/3/4/4/4
    • Fortified: 3/4/4/5/5
  • Max Headshot Distance: 29,528m
  • Projectile Speed: 30,500

Longbow handling stats

  • Tactical Reload Time: 2.66s
    • Full Reload Time: 3.66s
  • Draw Time: 0.90s
  • ADS Movement Speed: 36%

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

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