Imbued with the finest Prisma crystal, this refined Angstrum features boosted charge and reload speeds.

The Prisma Angstrum is the Prisma variant of the Corpus-built rocket pistol CorpusHandRocket.png Angstrum.

Acquisition[edit | edit source]

The Prisma Angstrum is potentially sold by Baro Ki'Teer in the Concourse section of the Tenno Relay for Credits64.png210,000 and PrimeBucks.png475. Note that Baro Ki'Teer's stock changes with each appearance, and this weapon may not be available on a succeeding appearance.

The weapon can be traded, but only for unranked copies without Forma and Orokin Catalyst installed. The trading recipient must also have a Mastery Rank of at least 8.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

This weapon deals Blast b.png Blast damage.


  • Tied with normal CorpusHandRocket.png Angstrum for highest base damage of all secondaries.
  • High accuracy.
  • Shoots rockets that explode in a 3-meter radius.
  • Can be charged to unload more of the weapon's magazine and fire extra projectiles.
    • Very fast charge speed.
    • Can be fired with a partial charge to fire only part of its magazine.
  • Has a Vazarin Pol.svg polarity.


  • Innate Blast b.png Blast damage – less effective against health.
  • Projectiles have travel time, slow speed, and are small, making long range shots difficult.
  • Charged barrage spreads rockets out, reducing the effective range considerably.
  • Explosions inflicts self-damage.
    • Rockets can explode on hitting teammates or allied NPCs.
  • Very high recoil.
  • The weapon fires as soon as it has reached a full charge, which can lead to premature firing.
  • Extremely ammo inefficient.
    • Extremely low magazine size of 3 rounds; requires frequent reloading.
      • Fully charged shot consumes the entire magazine.
    • Very low ammo capacity of 9 rounds.
  • Rockets have a short delay after firing before being able to fire again.
  • Enemies can destroy the rockets with gunfire or area of effect explosions.


  • Prisma Angstrum, compared to Angstrum:
    • Higher attack damage (47.0 vs. 44.4)
    • Faster charge time (0.6 s vs. 1.5 s)
    • Higher area attack damage (47.0 vs. 44.4)
    • Higher secondary attack damage (141.0 vs. 133.2)
    • Faster reload speed (1.8 s vs. 2.5 s)
    • Higher Mastery Rank required (8 vs. 4)

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • The Prisma Angstrum's extremely fast charge rate before firing a full rocket swarm can allow players to eschew fire rate mods that would otherwise be needed on the normal variant, allowing for better damage-based builds.
  • There is a slight yet noticeable delay between the Angstrum completing its charge and the rockets exiting the barrel.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Prisma Angstrum is the first Prisma secondary ever released.

Media[edit | edit source]

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Update 22.12

  • Mastery Rank increased from 4 to 8
  • Direct Impact damage increased from 175 to 200
  • Status chance increased from 10 to 26%
  • Critical chance increased from 10% to 18%
  • Critical damage increased from 2x to 2.2x
  • Ammo capacity decreased from 30 to 18.

Update 22.0

  • Improved the mesh quality of the Prisma Angstrum to avoid blocky textures.
  • Fixed Clients not seeing the Host's Prisma Angstrum ammo magazine cycle correctly.

Hotfix 21.7.1

  • The Prisma Angstrum is now tradable!
  • Tweaked the firing sounds of the Prisma Angstrum.

Update 21.7

  • Introduced.
Last update: Update 22.15

See also[edit | edit source]

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