The Volt was Season 6's addition to the Apex Legends weapons arsenal, and it took much of the season by storm. Nowadays the Volt is still a viable late-game gun, a high-powered close-quarters SMG with a low magazine size but devastating DPS potential. Learn about all the stats and quirks of this weapon in our Apex Legends Volt stats page below.
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Apex Legends Volt stats
The Volt is like a mini-Devotion in many ways. It's an Energy-based SMG with high DPS potential, but it guzzles Energy Ammo with its low magazine capacity and quick reload times. Nonetheless, it's a top-tier weapon in Apex Legends thanks to its rather amazingly low recoil, allowing you to beam enemies at unexpected distances for an SMG.
The below sections go through just about every statistic that might be useful to know about the Volt SMG in Apex Legends. The first gives basic stats, the second focuses on damage, and the third section displays various handling stats for the Volt.
Volt basic stats
- Weapon Type: SMG
- Ammo: Energy
- Firing Modes: Full-Auto
- Attachment Slots: Barrel, Mag, Optic, Stock
- Mag Size: 19/21/23/26
Volt damage stats
- Damage (Body/Head/Leg): 15/23/12
- RPM: 720
- Body DPS: 180
- Body Shots To Kill: 7/9/10/12/14
- Fortified Body Shots To Kill: 8/10/12/14/16
Volt handling stats
- Tactical Reload Time: 1.60s
- Empty Reload Time: 2.25s
- Draw Time: 0.35s
- ADS Movement Speed: 86%
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|Assault Rifles||Havoc, Hemlok, R-301 Carbine, VK-47 Flatline|
|SMGs||Alternator, CAR, Prowler, R-99, Volt|
|LMGs||Devotion, L-Star EMG, M600 Spitfire, Rampage|
|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|