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Cheap Tips
Updated: May 05, 2022
Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3
Cheap Tips

I'll get home early from work.
  • Content
    Handsome Jackpot
  • Weapon Type
    SMG
  • Rarity
    Legendary
  • Manufacturer
    Hyperion
  • Elements
    Non-Elemental
    Fire
    Shock
    Corrosive
    Cryo
    Radiation

Cheap Tips
All Details

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Cheap Tips (SMG-BL3)
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Cheap Tips - About

The Legendary SMG Cheap Tips is manufactured by Hyperion and comes from the Borderlands 3 Handsome Jackpot - DLC.

Cheap Tips - Effects

Damaging enemies with the Cheap Tips has a chance to drop casino chips that increase your Damage.
Each casino chip buff lasts 12s and grants a stacking +50% weapon damage.

Note:
You will only get the buff of 5 chips at once, regardless on how many chips you pick up.
Pick them up with a small delay to bypass that limitation.

Cheap Tips - Variants

59% of Cheap Tips are Non-Elemental and each Element is equally common with 8.2%.

  • Elements
    Non-Elemental
    Fire
    Shock
    Corrosive
    Cryo
    Radiation
  • Listed Projectiles
  • Shot Cost
  • Splash Radius
  • Weapon Parts
    variants
    fixed parts
  • Anointment
    possible
    none
  • Splash Anoints
    possible
    none

Cheap Tips - Weapon Shields

The Cheap Tips comes with 1 of 4 Front-Facing Weapon Shields.
Each is activated by aiming and protects from frontal damage.

  • Hyperion Shield 25% +15% Weapon Shield Capacity
    -5% Reload Time
  • Genesis Shield 25% +10% Accuracy
    +5% Fire Rate Absorbs projectiles into your magazine.
  • Amped Shield 25% -30% Weapon Sway
    +5% Damage Taking damage stacks +5% Damage.
    Each stack lasts 6s.
  • Redirect Shield 25% -30% Recoil height
    +10% Accuracy Reflects melee/projectile damage back at attackers.

Cheap Tips - SMG Parts

A single number in the top right of parts shows its weighting, while no number means the weight of 1. The higher a part's weight the greater the chance to occur.
You can only get 1 Part per Category, if not specified.

Barrel Accessories:
2 OR 3
  • Accessory A
    +15% Accuracy
  • Accessory B
    +10% Crit Damage
  • Accessory C
    +15% Accuracy
Magazines:
  • 25 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 2.7s
    +10% Damage
  • 35 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 3.0
  • 45 Round Mag
    Reload Speed: 3.3
    -10% Damage
Grips:
  • Grip 1
    -5% Reload Time
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Grip 2
    -30% Recoil (Height)
    +10% Accuracy
  • Grip 3
    +10% Crit Damage
    +5% Damage
Stocks:
  • Stock 1
    -30% Recoil (Width)
    +5% Fire Rate
  • Stock 2
    +20% Accuracy
  • Stock 3
    +15% Recoil (Height)
    +5% Damage
Rail:
  • Rail 1
    +15% Weapon Shield
  • Rail 2
    -5% Reload Time
  • Rail 3
    +10% Magazine Size
    -10% Accuracy
    -5% Damage

Cheap Tips - Buffs/Nerfs

Hotfix 12.17.2020:

  • Increased the amount and drop chance of casino chips.

Cheap Tips
How to Farm

Cheap Tips
Assigned Loot Pool

Cheap Tips
World Drop (BL3 - DLC 1)

DLC 1 - World Drop

DLC 1 - World Drop

Handsome Jackpot - World Drops are items that drop from any suitable Loot Source, within the Handsome Jackpot DLC, in addition to their dedicated sources.
There are 10 weapons and 4 Class Mods in the Handsome Jackpot - World Drop pool, so for farming a specific weapon it's best to seek out its dedicated Source.
If you still want to test your luck, you should equip a Shlooter Artifact or All-in Shield to increase your Legendary World Drop Chances.

Suitable Loot Sources within the DLC:

  • All Enemies:
    Bosses, Crew Challenges, Generic Enemies, …
  • All kinds of Chests
  • Diamond Loot Room

Cheap Tips
Drop Rates

  • Jackbot
    33.3%
The number next to the Source notes Loot Luck.

Wonderlands
Loot Luck Formula

P% =
1.2L0.27 × 100
1.2L0.27 + 100

P = Dedicated Loot Pool Chance
L = Loot Luck

Cheap Tips
Grinder Recipe

SMGSMGplusAny Legendary WeaponSMGplusAny Legendary WeaponAny Uncommon WeaponequalsSMGSMG
SMGAny Legendary WeaponplusAny Legendary WeaponplusClaptrap DLC Legendriesequals
Sniper LegendaryEpic or Legendary ShotgunEpic or Legendary PistolShotgun Legendary

⚙️ Recipe for mentioned chances

Cheap Tips
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Jackbot

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