The Russian PKM is a belt-fed, general-purpose machine gun that holds 150 cartridges of 7.62 NATO per belt container. It is equipped with the same operation system that the AK-47 utilizes and its successful light weight body boasts excellent mobility as well as reliability. It uses three-round burst for its secondary fire mode.
- High magazine size
- Conserves ammunition when switched to burst fire mode
- High accuracy in burst fire mode
- High rate of fire
- High damage
- Can undergo Weapon Enhancement
- High stun to zombies
- High recoil
- Heavy weight
- Long reload time
- Purchasable only by cash points
- Low knockback power
- Japan: 19 October 2011.
- Singapore/Malaysia: 13 February 2013.
- Indonesia: 11 September 2013.
- CSN:Z: 23 September 2014.
- Turkey: 22 October 2014.
- Vietnam: 26 March 2015.
- South Korea: 5 December 2013.
- Taiwan/HongKong: 17 December 2013.
- China/Japan: 18 December 2013.
- Singapore/Malaysia: 18 June 2014.
- CSN:Z: 1 April 2015.
- Vietnam: 21 May 2015.
- Indonesia: 23 September 2015.
- 150 rounds of PKM can deal 4500 ~ 9000 damage to zombies if all bullets hit the target.
- In Zombie mods, combine with Deadly Shot for better damage.
- PKM deals the same damage as MG3.
- Rate of fire and reloading time are same as M249.
- Treat this weapon just like FAMAS and MG3.
- Primary fire mode is very inaccurate. Only use it in close and personal battle.
- Use primary fire mode when dealing with enemies in middle/close range and secondary fire mode for far distances.
PKM can undergo Weapon Enhancement to upgrade its performance.
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- Carlito: Seen in posters.
PKM Gold Edition is the gold-plated version of PKM. It is lighter than the original weapon. PKM Gold can only be obtained rarely from Code Box.
Comparison to MG3
- Lighter (+1%)
- Cheaper (-$150)
- More accurate (+4%)
- Has burst-fire mode
- Same reload time (4.5 seconds)
- Same damage (30)
- Smaller magazine size (-50)
- Lower rate of fire (-1%)
- PKM does not have a burst-fire mode in real-life.
- Its reloading animation is similar with HK121 and its upgraded variant HK121 Custom.
- This is the only machine gun in-game that has a burst-fire mode. Its version in Counter-Strike Online 2 only has automatic mode.
- Although in-game it uses 7.62 NATO, the weapon info states that it is chambered with 7.62×54mm Russian.
- PK machine gun at Wikipedia.