Gear will not deal lethal damage, but rather provides a potential strategic advantage within or outside of combat, such as providing extra armor. Grab the Stimshot to give yourself a health boost, use the Acoustic Sensor to hear enemy footsteps.
Equipment and Specialist Weapons recharge faster.
Heal faster and more often, while maintaining control of your weapon.
Scorestreaks are earned at a discounted cost.
Increased protection from initial bullet damage. Reduced movement speed while equipped.
Unlocked: Level 6
Enemy movements are easier to hear and trigger visual indicators on the minimap.
Unlocked: Level 7