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Enveloped in deep red composite enamel, this Penta variant features a higher fire-rate and over-sized magazine.

The Carmine Penta is a special variant of the PentaDEPenta.png Penta grenade launcher, featuring a higher fire rate and doubled magazine size.

Characteristics[]

This weapon deals primarily Blast DamageDmgBlastSmall64.png Blast damage.

Advantages :

Disadvantages:

Comparisons:

  • Carmine Penta (Grenade Detonation), compared to Penta (Grenade Detonation):
    • Higher burst DPS (1,039.5 vs. 385)
    • Higher sustained DPS (620.6 vs. 256.67)
    • Higher fire rate (2.7 round(s)/sec vs. 1 round(s)/sec)
    • Larger magazine (10 round(s) vs. 5 round(s))
    • Larger max ammo capacity (40 round(s) vs. 20 round(s))
    • Lower disposition (1.25 vs. 1.35)
  • Carmine Penta (Grenade Detonation), compared to Secura Penta (Grenade Detonation):
    • Higher base damage per projectile (350 vs. 300)
    • Higher total damage (350 vs. 300)
    • Lower base critical chance (10% vs. 26%)
    • Lower base status chance (10% vs. 26%)
    • Higher average damage per shot (385 vs. 378)
    • Higher burst DPS (1,039.5 vs. 756)
    • Higher sustained DPS (620.6 vs. 441)
    • Closer ending damage falloff distance (4m vs. 6m)
    • Lesser max damage reduction at ending falloff distance (0.5x vs. 0.6x)
    • Higher fire rate (2.7 round(s)/sec vs. 2 round(s)/sec)
    • Larger magazine (10 round(s) vs. 7 round(s))
    • Larger max ammo capacity (40 round(s) vs. 28 round(s))
    • Different polarities (None vs. Naramon Pol.svgVazarin Pol.svgMadurai Pol.svg)
    • Lower Mastery Rank required (6 vs. 12)
    • Lower disposition (1.25 vs. 1.3)
    • Lack of an innate Sequence effect

Acquisition

This weapon's blueprints and components can be obtained from Pluto Proxima or Veil Proxima Corpus-controlled Abandoned Derelict Caches in Empyrean missions. All parts can be traded between players.

Source Chance Expected Nearly Guaranteed
Main Blueprint 6.06% 34 – 35 Rotation B Caches 133 ± 37 Rotation B Caches
Barrel 6.06%
Receiver 6.06%
Stock 6.06%

All drop rates data is obtained from DE's official droptables.

Expected refers to total number of attempts a player can expect to need in order to receive at least one of each drop associated with the respective values.
Nearly Guaranteed refers to the total number of attempts a player needs to obtain a 99%, 99.9%, and 99.99% probability to receive at least one of each drop associated with the respective values.

For more detailed definitions and information on how these number were obtained, visit here.


Manufacturing Requirements
Credits64.png
20,000
Barrel
1
Receiver
1
Stock
1
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64.png 35
MarketIcon.png Market Price: Platinum64.png N/A Blueprint2.svg Blueprints Price:N/A

Notes[]

  • Although it features twice the magazine size of the regular Penta, only a maximum of five grenades can be active.
  • Grenades will immediately explode when they hit Blunts, water surface, puddles from Tar Mutalist MOA or Bulwarks

Media[]

Warframe_Carmain_Penta

Warframe Carmain Penta

Carmine Penta Skins Edit

Trivia[]

  • Carmine refers to a bright red pigment derived from various insects.
  • This weapon used to be exclusive to WARFRAME (China), through a rebate program after purchasing at least ¥1 worth of Platinum. It has been available to the global build since Update 29.10 (2021-03-19).

Patch History[]

Update 29.10 (2021-03-19)

  • Introduced.

See Also[]

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