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Escape From Tarkov Patch 0.12 Ammo Tier List

Escape From Tarkov Patch 0.12 Ammo Tier List

With the hotly anticipated 0.12 patch for Escape From Tarkov dropping soon, and being a full wipe, we thought we’d put together a handy cheat sheet for you. You can always get the updated version here: Escape From Tarkov Tier List

Make sure to pick the right stuff early in the wipe!

These are the rankings, according to penetration power:

Strong Pen (30+)

  • 7.62x39mm pS
  • 7.62x54R LPS Gzh

Medium Pen (20–30)

  • 5.45×39 mm T
  • 366 TKM EKO
  • 12×70 Slug

Weak Pen (10–20)

  • 9x19mm Pst gzh
  • 9x19mm PSO gzh
  • 5.45x39mm PRS
  • 5.45x39mm FMJ
  • 4.6x30mm Action SX

Trash Pen (<10)

  • 7.62x25mm TT AKBS
  • 7.62x25m TT FMJ43
  • 5.56x45mm 55 HP
  • 9x18mm PSO gzh
  • 9x18mm PM PRS gs
  • 9x18mm PM PPe gzh
  • 9x18mm PM 9 P gzh
  • 9x18mm PM 9 BZT gzh 9x18mm PM ps gs PPO
  • 9x18mm PM PPT gzh
  • 9x18mm PM Pst gzh
  • 12×70 Buckshot
  • 20×70 Buckshot

These are sorted by penetration power.
However, some weak and trash are viable if they have high enough rate of fire!

See you out there!