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M4a1 silenced or unsilenced in Counter Strike

By pcwizard96
May 15, 2010
  1. i wanna know which one is more accurate or powerful but overall which one tops the other
     
  2. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    Unsilenced should be more accurate and powerful, but less stealthy, alerting opponents to your location.
     
  3. g4mer

    g4mer TS Maniac Posts: 310

    Silenced m4a1 has bigger crosshair but its more accurate. Also i heard that silenced m4a1 decreases damage by 5hp i think. Both variants are the same. Your taste is what matters.
     
  4. pcwizard96

    pcwizard96 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 22

    actually i think it's all personal preference but i need to make sure. thx 4 da replies.
    i dun some research :
    1. i loaded a map
    2. i type bot_stop 1
    3. i shoot the bots wif an m4a1

    my results :
    1. suprisingly an unsilenced colt and a silenced colt each took 3-5 shoots to kill a person
    2. both also seem to have the same affective range
     
  5. vhunter16

    vhunter16 TS Rookie

    unsilenced in counter strike

    unsilenced in counter strike is more accurate
     
  6. Jabela

    Jabela TS Rookie

    Unsilenced is more damage and more accurate while very loud xD
     
  7. pcwizard96

    pcwizard96 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 22

    u sure ?
     
  8. pcwizard96

    pcwizard96 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 22

    are u sure ???
     
  9. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    Just curious, why do you keep asking if everyone is sure? If you doubt everyone, why bother asking?
     
  10. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 3,435   +145

    You know that you can actually just test this right?
    Yes it is surly more accurate unsilenced. It does slightly more damage, and shoots slightly faster when unsilenced.
    I use silenced so I can hear music...and it looks cool.
     
  11. ReallyMissGamin

    ReallyMissGamin TS Rookie

    I concur with the personal preference. I am just curious though, if you were testing for accuracy and it took 3-5 shots each death. Where or what rather were you aiming for? 3 shot death is usually Arm Chest Leg or Arm Arm Chest...etc A limb (2x) and chest hit basically. A 4 or 5 shot death normally leads back to a Limb Limb Limb Body (4 shot) Limb Limb Limb Limb Limb (5) or Limb Limb Limb Limb Chest. This is why I ask the question though.

    The listing of 3-5 shot body/limb ration is just a quick guesstimate from playing Counter Strike for so long. Also, these patterns will happen either way with or without the silencer. As the person above me suggest, you can test on your own. Btw, all the 3-5 shots proves is how much power is behind the gun. Not so much the accuracy. I would think an accuracy test would more involve further distance. I found a great site for you to cruise though. So, hope you are ready to learn more about the weapons in this very old game!

    www(dot)csgoodies(dot)com/guides/34-counter-strike-16-weapon-damage

    Drats. It will not let me post the link? Hopefully I do not get in trouble for this but here you go pal. Replace (dot) with a period . and insert in to your browser. Please don't ban me for this?!

    To be able to post links or images your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 1 posts.

    Please remove links from your message, then you will be able to submit your post.
     
  12. Dysfunction

    Dysfunction TS Rookie

    From my personal experience, unsilenced is better.
    Attaching the silencer increases spread, and disregard the damage part of it, it takes more than 1 shot in the head to kill someone with the m4a1 anyway.

    Stick with the ak. :D
     
  13. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    Unslienced is definitely more accurate. And honestly, if you are playing with seasoned people, the silencer doesn't do a lot of good unless you are shooting from a very far distance away. You can still hear the location with the silencer. Same goes for USP pistol.
     
  14. ElShotte

    ElShotte TS Enthusiast Posts: 162

    This is what I always thought:

    Silenced - Less Damage, Less Range, Less Spread
    Unsilenced - More Damage, More Range, More Spread
     
  15. pcwizard96

    pcwizard96 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 22

    thx for the replies
    i think i'll just stick with unsilenced
     
  16. mossy95

    mossy95 TS Rookie Posts: 36

    try unslinced use it all the time
     
  17. adam1240

    adam1240 TS Rookie

    i go for unslienced, supressors just minis the range i believe and power and maybe improve little on accuracy but unsure.
     
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