Rate of Fire
110 BPM (600 RPM)
Start drop-off: 20 m
End drop-off: 40 m
Dual Zoom Improved Cooling Improved Range
50 Assault kills
Medium-range rifle which fires in three-blast bursts. This sturdy weapon was widely used by the rebellion in the Galactic Civil War." — In-game description
A280 is a primary weapon available to the Assault class in DICE's . It is unlocked after getting 50 kills with the Assault.
Star Wars Battlefront II
The A280 shares many design traits with its variations, the
A280C and A280-CFE.
The A280 is a well-balanced and versatile blaster. It fires in three-blast bursts, which make the weapon more accurate, but limits the overall rate of fire of the weapon. While it does not perform as well in close or long range as other blasters, it can still hold its own at any range and can excel in medium range combat. Modifications can be equipped to improve the blaster's performance.
Rebel Rocket-Jumper formerly used an improved version of the standard A280.
Macroscope that can toggle between two magnification levels while zooming.
Adds second zoom to the weapon
25 kills with A280
Power Cell that greatly increases the time the blaster can be fired before requiring to be cooled down.
Lowers heat per bullet from 0.042 to 0.03334
75 kills with A280
Extended barrel that greatly enhances the bolt to maintain high damage over greater distances.
Raises end damage to 26
150 kills with A280
The A280 was modeled after the German StG-44, one of the first assault rifles.
The A280's model was previously used for the A280C in Star Wars Battlefront