M4A1 - DayZ Standalone Weapon

The M4 carbine is a family of firearms that was derived from earlier carbine versions of the M16 rifle, which was in turn derived from the original AR-15 rifle that Eugene Stoner designed and ArmaLite made. The M4 is a shorter and lighter variant of the M16A2 assault rifle, with 80% parts commonality.

Quick Stats

 Ammo 5.56mm Round
 Magazines STANAG, CMAG
 Fire Modes
 Semi / Full
 Fire Rate
 666 rpm
 Muzzle Velocity
 930 m/s
 Dexterity 1.8
 Dispersion 0.1 (Semi) / 0.101309 (Full)

The M4A1 is able to use a variety of different magazines to store its 5.56mm ammunition. Currently there is no difference between magazines except their capacity and visual appearance, so it is always best to use the magazine with the highest ammo capacity. All magazines take up 2 vertical slots in the inventory, unless otherwise specified.
There are a broad range of attachments available for the M4A1, including sights, handguards and buttstocks.
  • ACOG Sight
  • Bipod
  • Bayonet
  • Buttstock CQB
  • Buttstock MP
  • Buttstock OE*
  • Carryhandle Optics*
  • Handguard MP
  • Handguard Plastic*
  • Handguard RIS
  • Silencer
  • T3N RDS Optic
  • Weapon Flashlight

* Stars denote standard attachments, that should spawn on new M4A1s