Colt SMG 635
COLT SMG 635 angled
Weapon Type Primary Weapon
Weapon Class Personal Defense Weapon
Rank Prerequisites Rank 49
Damage 34 -> 18
Range 55 max -> 120 min
Colt SMG 635graph


Hip Accuracy


Sight Accuracy


Magazine Size 32, 33 with round in chamber
Ammo Reserve 120
Fire Modes Auto & Semi
Rate of Fire 1000 RPM

TTK (Time to Kill) 0.12 s
Head & Body Multiplier
per bullet/pellet
Max (55 studs) Min (120 studs)
(x1.4) Head 47.6 25.2
(x1) Torso 34 18
(x1) Arms and Legs 34 18
Red color signifies a fatal hit. And all damage value in-game are rounded down. (e.g. 99.99 is counted as 99).
Suppressed Stats
Suppressor/Bullet Attachment Suppressed Damage Suppressed Range
ARS Suppressor 34 -> 16.2 55 max -> 108 min
R2 Suppressor 32.3 -> 17.1 52.25 max -> 114 min
PBS-1 Suppressor 32.3 -> 17.1 52.25 max -> 114 min
PBS-4 Suppressor 32.3 -> 17.1 52.25 max -> 114 min
Suppressor 30.6 -> 18 49.5 max -> 120 min
Armor Piercing 34 -> 15 55 max -> 0 min
Hollow Point 28.33333 -> 21.6 55 max -> 120 min
Muzzle Velocity 1500 studs/s
Penetration Depth 0.5 studs
Suppression 0.5


Hipfire Camera Recovery Speed 18
Sight Camera Recovery Speed 16
Weapon Recovery Speed 24
Weapon Recoil Damping 0.8


Min Camera Kick (1.29, -0.61, -0.31)
Max Camera Kick (1.89, -0.11, 0.30)
Min Recoil Displacement (-0.50, 0.60, 7.19)
Max Recoil Displacement (0.80, 1.10, 8.50)
Min Recoil Rotation (-0.21, 0.50, -0.31)
Max Recoil Rotation (1.20, 1.20, 0.30)
Hipfire Spread Factor 0.06
Hipfire Recovery Speed 10
Hipfire Spread Damping 0.80


Min Camera Kick (1.50, -0.41, -0.50)
Max Camera Kick (2.90, 0.30, 0.50)
Min Recoil Displacement (-0.11, 0.20, 6.19)
Weapon Shot Displacement (0.10, 0.40, 7.80)
Min Recoil Rotation (0.20, -0.25, -0.31)
Max Recoil Rotation (0.80, 0.30, 0.30)
Sight Magnification 1.5x


Reload Time 2.3 seconds
Empty Reload Time 2.7 seconds
Equip Speed 12
Aiming Speed 15
Crosshair Size 30
Crosshair Spread Rate 300
Crosshair Recover Rate 15


Weapon Walk Speed 14 stud/s
Aiming Walk Speed 9.7 stud/s
Ammo Type 9x19mm
Round in Chamber One
Shot Suppression Range None

List of Attachments

Optics Kills Required
C79 125 Kills
Comp Aimpoint 130 Kills
Coyote Sight 380 Kills
EOTech 552 85 Kills
EOTech XPS2 55 Kills
Kobra Sight 320 Kills
M145 185 Kills
MARS 70 Kills
PK-A 165 Kills
PKA-S 225 Kills
Reflex Sight 285 Kills
VCOG 6x Scope 455 Kills
Z-Point 10 Kills
ACOG Scope 430 Kills

Underbarrel Kills Required
Angled Grip 115 Kills
Vertical Grip 45 Kills
Folding Grip 265 Kills
Stubby Grip 355 Kills
Laser 75 Kills

Barrel Kills Required
ARS Suppressor 150 Kills
Compensator 120 Kills
Muzzle Brake 175 Kills
R2 Suppressor 40 Kills
Flash Hider 100 Kills
PBS-4 Suppressor 245 Kills
PBS-1 Suppressor 205 Kills
Suppressor 30 Kills

Other Attachments Kills Required
Green Laser 110 Kills
Canted Delta Sight 405 Kills
Laser 20 Kills
Canted Iron Sights 310 Kills
Hollow Point 2000 Kills
Armor Piercing 1000 Kills

The Colt SMG 635 is an American Personal Defense Weapon. It is unlocked at Rank 49 or can be purchased with credits (CR).


The Colt 9mm SMG is a closed-bolt, blowback operated submachine chambered in the 9x19mm Parabellum round. It was designed by Colt in 1982 and produced up to present day. The Colt 9mm SMG is based on the proven AR-15 platform. The Colt 9mm SMG differs significantly from its M16 parent design, as it does not use the the direct gas impingement system used in the M16, but a blowback system instead, which is typical for submachine guns. It also differs from the typical M16 rifle in its receiver, which was adapted for the smaller 9x19mm Parabellum round and the subsequent smaller magazines, which are the same ones used by the UZI. The model used in Phantom Forces is the discontinued RO633 variant, however, the weapon in-game is designated as the RO635 variant. Both variants are similar, having the Safe/Semi/Auto fire modes, but the RO633 variant uses a shorter 7 inch barrel, a different handguard, and flippable front sights. The RO635 instead uses a 10 inch barrel and has a compensator. [1]​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The Colt 9mm SMG is currently being offered to military and law enforcement use in the USA. It is used by law enforcement agencies, US Dept. of Energy for nuclear plant protection, the US DEA and the US Marines.[2]


General Information

The Colt SMG 635 is a powerful, close range PDW. The Colt SMG 635 can kill a full health enemy in 3 shots to any part of the body until 55 studs when the damage drop-off begins and lasts until 120 studs, where it will kill in 6 shots to the torso/limbs and 4 shots to the head. It has a very high Rate of Fire, only beaten by the M231, Kriss Vector, TEC-9, ZIP 22, and the MAC-10 in this respect when not including the AN-94's burst mode. 

The Colt SMG 635 has very harsh first-shot vertical recoil, and medium gun and camera recoil, making target tracking a hard task, but it has low horizontal recoil. The Colt SMG also has the highest first-shot recoil of any automatic primary in-game, beaten only by the M231. Despite this, the Colt SMG has rather controllable hipfire recoil. The Colt SMG 635's reload time is fairly fast, similar to that of the AR-15 family, which compensates for the very low time before the magazine runs out for the weapon.

Usage & Tactics

Thanks to the very high close range damage and RoF, the Colt SMG 635 will easily shred through many targets at close range. It is almost exclusively recommended to use the Colt SMG 635 in Close Quarter Combat (CQC). It is not recommended to use the Colt SMG 635 at any distance past medium range.

The recoil can be mitigated using attachments. Using a Muzzle Brake is recommended instead of a Compensator, as the Compensator decreases horizontal recoil, while the Muzzle Brake will decrease vertical recoil which is obviously noticeable. Using a Vertical Grip is recommended to increase the weapon's hipfire capabilities, instead of using the other grips, which would harm its already great hipfire stability. Another option is to use a Suppressor instead of a Muzzle Brake, but it should be noted that Suppressors will hinder the Colt SMG 635's damage and range statistics, which will reduce the already short effective range of the Colt SMG 635 even further.

It's nearly impossible to tap-fire with the Colt SMG, due to the high RoF. Even switching to semi-automatic cannot circumvent this, as the high vertical recoil and muzzle flash will make keeping track of your target a hard task for more inexperienced players. The recommended solution is to simply switch to a long-range capable secondary. Due to the high RoF and recoil, inexperienced players will find themselves expelling an entire magazine onto a single enemy despite the Colt SMG's magazine capacity of 32(+1) rounds, higher than most in-game. Fortunately, the Colt SMG has a large ammo pool, being able to pick up ammunition from most weapons. And the reload time is very fast, allowing players to quickly get back into battle.

The Colt SMG is an excellent stealth weapon. The low Time to Kill (TTK) will give enemies little time to react, especially if the user is mobile and prefers to strafe, lie down, or dolphin dive in the middle of an encounter. However, for the aforementioned reasons, it is recommended to frequently reload, be near cover, and look for 9x19mm secondaries to replenish ammunition from, giving the Colt SMG yet another reason to be used in CQC.


The Colt SMG 635 is a CQC focused PDW, not usable at medium to long range, but able to teach players to handle recoil. It possesses a high RoF and TTK, though only in close range. Still, the high hipfire stability makes it even better to use in CQC, and rewards users for doing so, especially if one equips a Vertical Grip or Laser to assist in hipfire. The fast reload speed and large ammo pool will allow the Colt SMG to go on for a large amount of time, and quickly eliminate enemies. Overall, this weapon is a great hipfire weapon and can prepare the user for the usage of other weapons that specialize in hipfire, such as the M231.

Pros & Cons


  • 3SK in CQC.
  • Fourth fastest TTK in-class.
  • Low horizontal recoil.
  • Effective and unobtrusive Iron Sights.
  • Adding an optic does not remove the carrying handle but instead attaches on rail, so muzzle flash is less visable.
  • Has a slightly larger magazine size (32+1) compared to other similar weapons.
  • High RoF.
  • Good hipfire stability.
  • Fast reload time.
  • Good damage drop-off for a PDW.


  • Harsh vertical camera recoil.
  • High ammunition consumption rate.
  • Aimed recoil is higher than hipfire recoil.
  • Attachments cannot effectively eliminate recoil.
  • Low minimum damage.
  • Large muzzle flash.


  • The Colt 9mm SMG uses magazines copied from the IMI Uzi, with an identical 32 round capacity.
  • When the Colt SMG 635 was first released, its ammunition was mistakenly coded to be 5.56x45mm NATO, as used by the majority of AR-15 rifles. This also allowed this weapon to pick up ammunition from Assault Rifles as well as other PDWs. This was apparently due to lead Stylis Studios developer Litozinnamon making gun-script changes during testing, then undoing said changes and forgetting to change them back.
  • The magazine on the Colt 9mm SMG is smaller than the magazine well, due to the Colt SMG firing the smaller 9x19mm round but using a modified M16 receiver, so visually the magazine well looks too big for the magazine, or magazine looks too small for the weapon respectively.


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