|12x Ballistic Scope|
"The Ballistic Scope's 12x magnification allows for the greatest accuracy for extremely long range engagements. Ballistic Scope reflections can reveal your position when aimed at enemies."
80 Kills (Semi-Auto Sniper Rifles)
0.363 seconds (raise)
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The 12x Ballistic Scope is an optical zoom featured in Battlefield 3 that is excellent for long range targeting, providing approximately 1040% magnification zoom. It's ideal for use in maps ranging from medium to large sizes and is unlockable for all sniper rifles and the SCAR-L.
It is possible to gauge how far away a standing target is from the shooter by fitting the target between tick marks:
|Tick marks||½||1||2||3||4 (top of post)|
|Range to target (meters)||567||283||121||77||63|
Sniper Rifles: UnsuppressedEdit
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Rifles left out of the table have muzzle velocities in between that of the M40A5 and the Mk11 Mod 0, except the QBU-88 that is as fast as the Mk11 and the M39 EMR which are slightly faster.
Sniper Rifles: SuppressedEdit
|Tick mark||Other rifles||M39 EMR||SKS|
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