Heckler & Koch
|Price in match||
|Rate of fire||
91% (750 RPM)
|Percentage speed reduction||
13% (2.8 kg)
30 / 90
3.5 seconds (103 frames)
|Secondary fire / Modes||
1× normal scope
XM8 is a free assault rifle for the Terrorists. It does moderate damage and has the ability to zoom. Through an upgrade event, It can be upgraded to XM8 Limited edition. It can be switched to XM8 Sharpshooter in the middle of the battle, which is a semi automatic sniper rifle. XM8 Carbine's Counter-Terrorist counterpart is the FN SCAR L.
- High rate of fire
- Has the ability to zoom
- Medium recoil
- Cheap price
- High damage
- Can perform a kill with just one headshot
- Loses accuracy in just several shots
- Loud sound which will attract enemies
- Inaccurate when spraying
- Heavy for an assault rifle
- Purchasable only for the Terrorists
- Aim for head, as it takes only one shot to perform a headshot kill.
- Use the scope when the crosshair has spread. The crosshair will go back to normal.
- : Seen used by a Spetsnaz operative in a poster.
- The XM8 is an experimental weapon built by Heckler & Koch. It was tested by the US Army but it was rejected from service. The XM8 was only in service with the Malaysian Navy or used by some PMC.
- This weapon can also have a drum magazine.
- In real life, this weapon also comes with many variants (including Designated Marksmen Rifle).
- XM8 at Wikipedia.