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The M16-A2 is very similar to the M4A1, but doesn't allow full-auto as a fire mode and has fewer attachment slots. Instead, the M16 fires 3 shots in a burst when you hold down the fire button.

Fires 5.56x45 Rounds

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M16 Damage Drop-off

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M16 Gun Sounds

Very Close

100 Meters Away

200 Meters Away

500 Meters Away

Suppressed - Very Close

Rapid Fire - 100 Meters Away

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M16 Weapon Crack Distance

The 5.56x45 Rounds fired by the M16 become subsonic at 725 meters.

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M16 Weapon Summary

The M16 uses 5.56x45 Rounds and can fire a projectile every 0.1 seconds at 550 RPM (Rounds Per Minute) inflicting 107.5 health damage and 107.5 shock damage per shot with 338 pixels of base recoil per shot at a 1920x1080 resolution.

The M16 is capable of doing a full reload in 3.3 seconds and chambers one round in 4 seconds, chambering a maximum of 1 cartridge and a maximum of 60 in its magazine.

With the M16's Base Dispersion of 0.002, Base Maximum Zeroing of 200 and Muzzle Velocity of 850 meters per second, the M16 has a maximum Effective Range of roughly 400 meters.

Because the Muzzle Velocity is 850 meters per second and the caliber stat is 1.2 for the ammo used by the M16, this weapon has a Penetration Rating of 1020.

The M16 can be heard up to 2600 meters away without a suppressor, has a 0.128% chance to jam and has a Sway Rating of 6.875.

The inventory size of the M16 is 27 total slots, or 9 slots wide by 3 slots high, weighing 2.9 kilograms with a length of 103 centimeters without any attachments.


About DayZ Weapons

Weapons in DayZ can be split into 6 weapon categories that are as follows: Assault Rifles, Sniper Rifles, Sub Machine Guns, Rifles and Pistols.

DayZ weapons have a lot of stats that impact how a weapon will react to different situations. These stats can be changed slightly or drastically by attaching attachments to your weapons in DayZ.

With most weapons allowing attachments in DayZ, you can customise how your weapon performs in-game. However, most weapon attachments don't do much to improve your weapon.



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