Speedball Paintball Guns
Speedball Paintball Guns
Speedball paintball guns are by far the most common paintball guns that you’ll find on fields across the world today. The versatility for both speedball and woodsball as well as the high rates of fire make speedball paintball guns the markers of choice for most paintballers. Fortunately, these speedball paintball guns span the range of beginner through ultra-high-end professional markers, making them available at all price points.
Beginner Speedball Paintball Guns
Entry-level speedball paintball markers offer an affordable entry into the sport, making them an ideal choice for novice players looking to join the paintball community. Among these options, the Empire Mini GS stands out as the top-selling beginner speedball marker, offering a range of features commonly found in high-end markers, all at an exceptional price point.
The Planet Eclipse ETHA 3, available in electronic and mechanical versions (ETHA 3M), offers a sleek design, ergonomic focus, and performance improvements, featuring a quick-release bolt assembly, aluminum low-rise feedneck, and a responsive aluminum blade trigger. Its hassle-free Lock N' Load Battery System simplifies battery replacement. The ETHA 3's tool-less bolt back cap and Gamma Core bolt ensure reliability, efficiency, and gentle paint handling. The POPS system streamlines air tank attachment and purges residual air when turned off. Additional features include a clamping feedneck, integrated regulator, hose-less air transfer, and more, making the ETHA 3 a high-performance, user-friendly paintball marker.
The Empire Mini GS offers a blend of advanced attributes and dependable features suitable for entry-level paintball players. Some of its notable elements include a rubber foregrip, On/Off ASA, and reinforced attachment points. Additionally, it maintains key features such as a hose-less design, Anti Chop Break Beam Eyes, Clamping Feedneck, and the reliability of the Empire brand.
Intermediate Speedball Paintball Guns
Intermediate speedball paintball markers fall within the price range of $500 to $1000, representing a step up from beginner-level markers while not boasting all the advanced features of professional-grade models. Nevertheless, these markers hold their own in the paintball arena.
The SP Shocker AMP stands as a groundbreaking electronic paintball marker, recognized for pioneering innovation in its category. It simplifies gameplay with effortless mode switching, requires no tools for maintenance, enhances efficiency, and offers water resistance. With its user-friendly design, it streamlines both play and upkeep, marking a significant milestone in paintball marker technology and earning the admiration of dedicated paintball enthusiasts.
In the case of the SP Shocker XLS, it represents an enhanced iteration of the RSX platform, elevating performance and ergonomics with refinements and features requested by players. Notable features include the inclusion of the Freak XL barrel with components that match the marker's color, optimized XLS performance for smoother operation, refined ergonomics with an extended platform, and an upgraded trigger mechanism.
DYE DSR is a groundbreaking paintball marker that caters to competitive players' needs. The DSR features the innovative ARC Bolt, offering exceptional air efficiency and a smooth, quiet, and accurate shot. The Hyper 6 regulator, 3rd Generation Eye Pipe System, and Quick Release Bolt enhance performance and ease of maintenance. Ergonomically, the DSR excels with its UL Frame hourglass design, dual density Sticky Grips, and user-friendly controls like the TruCam Airport and Edge1 trigger. With its sleek design, the DSR prioritizes both performance and comfort, showcasing DYE's craftsmanship in a compact, efficient package designed to outperform the competition.
Professional Speedball Paintball Guns
Professional paintball markers represent the pinnacle of performance, and each one warrants an in-depth exploration (we encourage you to explore all the pages dedicated to professional-tier options). These markers are priced at $1000 and beyond but deliver flagship features indispensable for professional competition.
The Planet Eclipse Ego LV2 paintball marker carries forward a storied legacy within the paintball industry. Building upon the success of its predecessor, the LV1, it introduces several enhancements, including a quieter and smoother shot, lower operating pressures, and a hoseless design. This marker boasts toolless rear grips, an ergonomically crafted foregrip equipped with HPR and LPR, and customizable trigger adjustments. It offers versatility with a variety of settings catering to competitive and tinkering players alike, including options for barrel inserts. The LV2 marks a new chapter in the Ego line, seamlessly combining performance and innovation to cater to paintball enthusiasts.
HK Army Shocker AMP
The HK Army Shocker AMP is an advanced paintball marker with enhanced aesthetics, ergonomics, and performance features. It boasts an extended foregrip, unique trigger, and streamlined ASA, along with Tool-less LUXE Magnetic Latch Eye Covers, a first for Shockers. The marker's bolt system operates at a low 110psi, reducing paintball breakage, and maintenance is simplified with tool-free solenoid removal. It's available in electronic and mechanical versions with interchangeable frames for versatility. The Shocker AMP combines top-tier performance, user-friendly maintenance, and improved ergonomics, making it a top choice for paintball enthusiasts.
DLX Luxe TM40
The DLX Luxe TM40 is a top-tier paintball marker paying homage to Tim Montressor. It boasts an improved TM40 core that delivers exceptional performance and facilitates tool-less mechanical conversion. The marker's ergonomics have been meticulously refined, encompassing updates to the trigger frame, grips, and foregrip to provide a sleek and well-balanced design. The Luxe TM40 bolt system enhances efficiency, reduces recoil, and produces a softer sound while retaining the ICE-Coating technology for durability. The Pro-Lock frame simplifies grip-frame removal, and its electronics system is characterized by user-friendliness, featuring voice prompts, an OLED screen, and impressive battery life. It allows for effortless cleaning and software updates through a USB-C connection. The Luxe TM40 is engineered for top-tier performance and hassle-free maintenance.
Dye DSR+ Paintball Marker
The DYE DSR+ is a paintball marker designed to meet the demands of both newer and experienced players, delivering top-tier performance and a competitive edge. It features the ARC+ Bolt System for improved efficiency and shot consistency, a Flex SFR solenoid for customized airflow control, an Edge2 Trigger with a flat face design, and a quick-turn battery cover for easy access. The marker also includes a Leverlock Clamping Feedneck for adjustment, enhanced grip clearance, and an aggressive body design. It's built for durability and efficiency, making it a reliable choice for extended gameplay.