Guns are the most basic armament in any Army. Every country tries to give its military the best guns available in the world so that in case of any combat there Army could give more damage to its opponent without suffering a serious injury to themselves.
There are a wide variety of guns which are being manufactured for many decades. The guns which were manufactured in the early 18th century were bigger and difficult to use than the guns which are manufactured today. But still, some of the guns which were produced earlier are proving epic and more convenient than today’s modern guns.
So we are going to list down the top 10 most powerful guns in the world. This ranking is not done based on the total number of weapons used by the Army but by features, range, and accuracy.
Kalashnikov AK-47 assault rifles
This gun was introduced in 1947. It is one of the most powerful guns in the world and it was introduced by the Soviet Union. Kalashnikov is one of the series of automatic rifles based on the original design of Mikhail Kalashnikov. The main feature of this gun is that it is the most used gun in the world.
There is hundred millions of AK 47 and its other variants of the gun are sold out all over the world. This gun has received attention from all over the world due to its stunning features. The main feature is that it is available for a resonance price. For operating this gun there is no requirement of special skill as it is easy to use.
Another feature of this gun is its durability which can be last for a longer time at any kind of temperature and environment.
Koch and Heckler HK MG 4 and MG 43 machine gun
This is a light machine and it is belt-fed. This machine gun had a caliber of 5.56 mm. This powerful machine gun is made by Heckler and Koch a German company. This machine gun was designed in the year 1990 and due to some reason, it was not released.
It was revealed in the year 2001. This gun also has many features and has gained attention from all over the world. The range of this gun is around 1000 m. The gun is best known as a perfect killer. This gun is highly reliable and provides full protection to its users. Due to its lightweight, this gun is very easy to use.
Thompson M-1921 sub-machine gun
This gun is originated from the USA. The Thompson Machine gun was introduced by John T. Thompson in the year 1918. It is also known as Tommy gun. This is one of the most lethal guns in the world and it has many stunning features. It fires 0.45 ACP round at 1500 rounds every minute.
The main feature is that it is famous among the users from its start itself and it has earned the title of Chicago typewriter. There are many changes that occurred in this machine gun year by year. Many people around the world are using this machine gun even though it is difficult to use.
Accuracy International AS50 Sniper rifle
50 BMG Sniper anti-material rifles are manufactured by the famous firearms producer Accuracy International of Great Britain. The main feature of this gun is that it can shot down the target successfully from a long distance. It can achieve very long range with great accuracy using explosive ammunition.
This gun has also gained popularity from the army of different countries through its features. It is exceptionally good at accuracy. It is suitable for long-range targets. The caliber of this gun is 12.7 mm and the range of this gun is 1800 m. The weight of the gun is 14 kg.
F2000 assault rifle
This gun is completely automatic and the assault rifle is gas-operated. The F2000 is a 5.56×45mm NATO bullpup assault rifle designed by F.N. Herstal in Belgium.
This gun was introduced in March 2001 at the IDEX Defence exhibition held in Abu Dhabi. This can also receive attention from all over the world due to its good features. BF 2000 is a selective-fire weapon function from closed Bolt. The safety system and trigger mechanism were adopted from P90 personal defence weapon to this weapon. This gun comes with full safety for the users.
XM307 ACSW Advance heavy machine gun
This is one of the most advanced and most powerful machine guns in the world. ACSW is developed as the next-generation mounted and dismounted machine gun that provides many advantages like accurate long-range firepower including air busting munitions in a lightweight system package.
This machine gun is designed by the US Army which also has grenade launching capabilities. It has a smart shell capacity. This gun is easy to use as it is lightweight and can be operated by two men. Its length is 2 m and it can destroy watercraft, helicopters, and vehicles as far as 1000 m.
HK-416 assault rifle
This is a tactical rifle designed and manufactured by Heckler and Koch. This powerful gun is based on the AR-15 platform. It was originally conceived as an improvement based on the Colt M4 carbine family issued to the US. This gun is originated from Germany.
This gun was manufactured in 2004 and has many features like reliability, durability, and easy to use. It has protection for the users and has better accuracy. This is one of the most powerful assault rifles in the world. It is not widely used all around the world as it is very expensive.
Stoner AR 15
This gun was originated from the United States of America. Eugene Morrison Stoner is the person who designed the AR-15 rifle that was adopted by the US military by the name M-16. Some historians regarded him as one of the most successful firearms designers of the 20th century.
Many variants of these guns are available like M-4, M-16, and AR 15. The designs of all the variants of these guns are same but the difference occurs in their accessories. Today there are more than a dozen versions of this gun and they are used worldwide by various military forces.
M2HB 50 calibre machine gun
This gun is originated in the USA. This gun provides Marine with automatic weapons operation fire for offensive and defensive purpose. This gun is also called by the name “The fifty” or “Ma Deuce”.
This Gun is the most used gun in the world as it is used by almost every military. This gun has also received worldwide attention due to its outstanding features. The caliber of this gun is an enormous .50 and suites about 500 rounds per minute. It can use accurately for long-range and with high precision. This gun is widely used for ship defences as an infantry weapon primary air to air weapon. It has a very simple design and its parts are highly durable.
It is the most powerful gun in the world. This gun is made in Belgium and it is the most powerful assault rifle since the 20th century. It was adopted by many NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) countries. This gun was also adopted by the USA at the time of cold war.
This gun is currently in the service of more than 90 countries. The size of the gun is too bulky and the gun provides 7.62 mm round. The main feature of this gun is that you can use this gun according to your purpose. This gun has many features like its pinpoint accuracy, its higher durability and its flexible nature. It has gained worldwide recognition just because of its stunning features. This gun can also turn into a squared light Machine gun, a combat rifle or a sniper rifle.