CS:GO Best Sellers: Most Popular Weapons and Skins
No more guesswork – we know exactly what items are in the highest demand among CS:GO players. We checked out all of last year’s trades on DMarket and identified real hot sellers.
The most popular CS:GO pistol? The top-grossing skin for AK-47? An average price for a Factory New M9 Bayonet | Doppler? Just go on reading.
CS:GO ITEMS BY PURCHASES:
- Weapon Skins - 63%
- Cases \ Keys \ Packages - 29%
- Sealed Graffiti - 4%
- Stickers \ Capsules - 3%
- Gloves \ Other Items - 1%
Weapon skins accounted for 63% of all CS:GO deals on DMarket in 2018. CS:GO Cases, keys, and packages were also in demand, with their 29% of the total number of trades.
CS:GO WEAPON TYPES BY PURCHASES:
- Regular Weapons - 90%
- StatTrak Weapons - 9%
- Souvenir Weapons - 1%
9% of all the CS:GO skins purchased on DMarket last year were equipped with StatTrak kill counters. Rare and pricey souvenir items are just not a wholesale sort of thing.
CS:GO WEAPONS BY PURCHASES:
- Rifles - 48%
- Pistols - 32%
- SMGs - 11%
- Heavy - 7%
- Knives - 2%
Rifles and pistols – that’s what CS:GO players need in the first place. Knife skins are the least widespread but that means they can really make you stand out.
CS:GO QUALITY RANKS BY PURCHASES:
- Field-Tested - 44%
- Minimal Wear - 29%
- Factory New - 13%
- Well-Worn - 8%
- Battle-Scared - 6%
As for the exterior quality, most players choose the middle way. Not too expensive, not too worn out, just fine – Field-Tested weapons.
TOP CS:GO RIFLES BY PURCHASES
|TOP CS:GO RIFLES BY PURCHASES||%||TOP SKINS BY TURNOVER||Average Price|
|AK-47||33%||AK-47 | Redline (Field-Tested)||$5.59|
|AWP||19%||AWP | Asiimov (Field-Tested)||$26.35|
|M4A4||10%||M4A4 | Desolate Space (Field-Tested)||$7.34|
|M4A1-S||9%||M4A1-S | Icarus Fell (Factory New)||$24.50|
|Galil AR||5%||Galil AR | Chatterbox (Battle-Scarred)||$1.38|
No surprises here. The AK-47 is by far the most popular CS:GO rifle and item at all. The Redline in Field-Tested is easily the most favoured skin for that wide spraying but powerful gun. The skin’s average purchase price was $5.59 on DMarket last year.
The AWP is greatly behind the AK-47 in terms of the number of trades but has no real challengers among sniper rifles.
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TOP CS:GO PISTOLS BY PURCHASES
|TOP CS:GO PISTOLS BY PURCHASES||%||TOP SKINS BY TURNOVER||Average Price|
|USP-S||19%||USP-S | Kill Confirmed (Field-Tested)||$17.51|
|Glock-18||17%||Glock-18 | Water Elemental (Field-Tested)||$2.43|
|Desert Eagle||16%||Desert Eagle | Blaze (Factory New)||$71.90|
|P250||11%||P250 | Asiimov (Field-Tested)||$2.54|
|Five-SeveN||10%||Five-SeveN | Monkey Business (Field-Tested)||$1.00|
Unlike rifles, everything is not so obvious when it comes to pistols. The USP-S, Glock-18, and Desert Eagle top the rankings in tough competition.
TOP CS:GO SMGs BY PURCHASES
|TOP CS:GO SMGs BY PURCHASES||%||TOP SKINS BY TURNOVER||Average Price|
|UMP-45||21%||UMP-45 | Blaze (Factory New)||$8.28|
|MP7||17%||MP7 | Bloodsport (Field-Tested)||$4.15|
|P90||17%||P90 | Asiimov (Minimal Wear)||$6.15|
|MAC-10||16%||MAC-10 | Neon Rider (Factory New)||$5.29|
|MP9||15%||MP9 | Ruby Poison Dart (Well-Worn)||$3.11|
There is no obvious favorite among submachine guns as well. The light but quite powerful UMP-45 is slightly ahead, while the MP7, P90, MAC-10, and MP9 follow it in close succession.
TOP CS:GO HEAVY RIFLES BY PURCHASES
|TOP CS:GO HEAVY RIFLES BY PURCHASES||%||TOP SKINS BY TURNOVER||Average Price|
|Nova||26%||Nova | Hyper Beast (Field-Tested)||$2.23|
|XM1014||19%||XM1014 | Seasons (Field-Tested)||$0.35|
|Sawed-Off||17%||Sawed-Off | Wasteland Princess (Minimal Wear)||$1.67|
|MAG-7||17%||MAG-7 | SWAG-7 (Minimal Wear)||$1.00|
|Negev||12%||Negev | Power Loader (Field-Tested)||$0.68|
The pump-action shotgun Nova is the most popular among heavy weapons, and the Hyper Beast is the number one skin for it by last year’s turnover on DMarket.
TOP CS:GO KNIVES BY PURCHASES
|TOP CS:GO KNIVES BY PURCHASES||%||TOP SKINS BY TURNOVER||Average Price|
|Gut Knife||17%||Gut Knife | Doppler (Factory New)||$55.67|
|Flip Knife||12%||Flip Knife | Doppler (Factory New)||$103.60|
|M9 Bayonet||12%||M9 Bayonet | Doppler (Factory New)||$186.94|
|Bayonet||10%||Bayonet | Doppler (Factory New)||$146.31|
|Karambit||10%||Karambit | Doppler (Factory New)||$225.08|
The Factory New Doppler skin is the top choice for each of the most in-demand CS:GO knives in terms of the total amount of money players spent on it on DMarket last year.
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Now you know the latest CS:GO fancy trends. Are you a trendspotter or trendbreaker? Anyway, you can find all CS:GO skins you need to stand out in the game on DMarket.