Best LA-B 330 loadout for Modern Warfare 2

Liam Mackay
LA-B 330 Sniper Rifle in Modern Warfare 2Activision

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 features a powerful selection of Sniper Rifles, and the LA-B 330 is one of the best. We’ve got all the attachments and Perks you need to build the best LA-B 330 loadout in Modern Warfare 2.

Sniping, especially quickscoping, has been a staple of the Call of Duty franchise since 2007’s CoD 4. Modern Warfare 2 carries on the tradition, bringing powerful Sniper Rifles that are perfect for both long-range and close-range fights.

One of the best Sniper Rifles in the game is the LA-B 330, a bolt-action rifle that offers a ton of attachments to improve its aim down sight (ADS) and sprint to fire speeds, and it will reliably one-shot enemies almost anywhere in the body.

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We’ve got everything you need to build the best Modern Warfare 2 LA-B 330 loadout, including attachments, Perks, and Equipment.

Best Modern Warfare 2 LA-B 330 loadout attachments

best modern warfare 2 la-b 330 loadout attachments
  • Barrel: 16″ ZLR Executor 80 Barrel
  • Laser: FSS OLE-V Laser
  • Optic: SZ Bullseye Optic
  • Stock: ZLR 170 Pad Extension
  • Comb: Aim-Assist 406

All of the attachments for the best LA-B 330 Modern Warfare 2 loadout are for improving the weapon’s ADS speed and sprint-to-fire time, allowing you to quickscope enemies with ease.

We’ve kicked off this loadout with the 16″ ZLR Executor 80 Barrel as it increases both ADS speed and bullet velocity, but because it hurts the damage range, we only recommend it for 6v6 play. The 23.5″ Fluted R-67 is the better choice for Ground War and Invasion.

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Next, the FSS OLE-V Laser is the perfect choice for Sniper Rifles as it improves its accuracy, ADS speed, and sprint-to-fire time, with the only downside being that enemies can see the laser. For the scope, it’s hard to go wrong with the 6x SZ Bullseye Optic in 6v6 as it gives more than enough zoom while further improving mobility.

Finally, combining the ZLR 170 Pad Extension Stock and Aim-Assist 406 Comb only makes the LA-B 330 ADS even faster, so you’ll be quickscoping enemies before they can even react.

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Best Modern Warfare 2 LA-B 330 Perks & Equipment

Modern Warfare 2 LA-B 330 perks and equipment
  • Base Perk 1: Bomb Squad
  • Base Perk 2: Battle Hardened
  • Bonus Perk: Fast Hands
  • Ultimate Perk: Ghost
  • Tactical Equipment: Flash Grenade
  • Lethal Equipment: Throwing Knife
  • Field Upgrade: Munitions Box

For Perks to pair with the best LA-B 330 loadout in Modern Warfare 2, it’s impossible to go wrong with the combination of Bomb Squad and Battle Hardened as you’ll get a ton of equipment thrown at you throughout at match.

Fast Hands allows for quicker weapon swaps and reloads. We also can’t recommend Ghost more, as UAVs are incredibly strong in Modern Warfare 2’s early meta.

For Equipment, players are begging for Flash Grenade nerfs which is a testament to their power, and the Throwing Knife offers a quick kill. Plus, the Throwing Knife has the added bonus that your Operator will use it as a quick melee weapon if you miss a crucial shot at close range.

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You’ll burn through LA-B 330 ammo rather quickly, so the Munitions Box is a solid choice.

How to unlock LA-B 330 in Modern Warfare 2

If you’re wondering how to unlock the LA-B 330 in Modern Warfare 2, you just need to reach Level 16 with the SA-B 50.

But because of the Platform feature, to unlock the SA-B 50, you’ll first need to reach Level 7 with the SP-R 208, so check out how to level up guns fast.

Best LA-B 330 alternatives in Modern Warfare 2

Almost every Sniper Rifle in Modern Warfare 2 is exceptionally powerful, so you’re spoilt for choice if looking for an alternative to the LA-B 330.

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The SP-X 80 is a fantastic weapon for quickscoping, but it’s also hard to go wrong with the MCPR-300, the first Sniper you’ll unlock.

For more on Modern Warfare 2, be sure to check out everything we know about the Season 1 update that could bring the missing Victus XMR Sniper Rifle.

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Liam is CharlieIntel's Editor who focuses on Call of Duty but also plays lots of fantasy RPGs or anything else in his massive gaming backlog. After graduating in Journalism from Edinburgh Napier University, Liam freelanced in games journalism before joining CharlieIntel in November 2020. You can contact Liam at [email protected].