Tippmann X7 Phenom Review

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced veteran out there on the field, it’s always good to be backed with the best. We hope that laying out specific aspects of the Tippmann X7 Phenom can help you make a decision for when it comes to choosing the right equipment for you and your playing style.

Our Tippmann X7 Phenom review lays out the various components of the marker, from its design to its firepower and accuracy. We will take you through its efficiency, its weight, the various pros and cons, and how it rates on reliability.

Our Tippmann X7 Phenom Review Results

Fire Power & Accuracy
Overall Score 98%

What's The Tippmann X7 Phenom Design

This particular paintball marker is designed for outdoor play, however, is not particularly tailored to any specific type of game. Its outside skin is colored black so that you can easily play just about anywhere and can provide the type of coverage that comes with the camouflage of a dark color.

The Tippmann X7 Phenom has a two position selector switch to make it easy on the field when you're in the playing process to be able to switch between the different modes. The body of the Tippmann X7 Phenom is designed with an aluminum body that is compact and lightweight, perfect for playing so you can be as active and mobile as you like during the game without the burden of carrying a heavy marker.

The marker has an all-metal trigger specifically designed for enhanced stability. When you are under pressure and want to keep your finger on the trigger for easy shot-access but don't want to be afraid that it'll go off with the slightest touch, the Tippmann X7 Phenom is for you.

However, if you are also looking for an easy-to-use marker, this gun is designed with a quick release magazine with built-in tool storage for on the field access.

Fire Power & Accuracy

The X7 Phenom’s barrel is almost ten inches long, which says something about its accuracy. The internal gas line also makes a difference in the firepower and accuracy, which means that there’s also no cocking handle.

The offset design also helps you have the most accurate shot. For example, since it is offset, the marker has a clear line of sight that can easily be used to line up your shot.

The firepower is also monumentally notable. The new cyclone feed system can deliver a feed rate of 20 BPS, a firing rate of 20 BPS, and can reach up to 150 feet while still having an effective shot. The hopper can hold up to 200 balls which also allows you to go through a sufficient amount of rounds without having to worry about reloading.

There are a few modes associated with the Tippmann X7 Phenom, which is 3-shot, full auto, and full auto response, and the flip switch that allows you to switch to these semi modes.

Just for an extra additional feature, the marker comes with a coil around the air line, which allows for extra protection. Combining this thoughtful addition to the powerful, snappy shot, the Tippmann X7 Phenom is a great choice when it comes to firepower and accuracy.

How Much Does Tippmann X7 Phenom Weigh

The Tippmann X7 Phenom weighs in about 2-3 pounds and is extremely lightweight. This means that this particular marker made by this trusted brand is easy to maneuver and easy to carry around with you for the duration of the game but still packs a punch.

The total shipping weight is 5.4 pounds, which makes the entire package relatively lightweight. The mechanical aspects of the gun also make it unique, being made of lightweight aluminum. The entire design is played off the original existing X7 Phenom but has additional features and is a bit shorter, making it an overall lighter feel.

Is The Tippmann X7 Phenom Paintball Gun Reliable

The Tippmann X7 Phenom is reliable not only on its own but also with its ability to receive upgrades and modifications. As long as you keep your marker maintained and clean since it comes to us from one of the most reliable brands on the market, the Tippmann should give you the most bang for your buck and last you a long time. The versatile marker packed with a punch of power, it is perfect for any paintballer, whether you are a beginner or trained veteran.

Even though you are paying a pretty penny for this marker, it is well worth your dollar.

How Efficient Is The Tippmann X7 Phenom 

The Tippmann X7 Phenom is effective on the field and for your price. When you order this marker, it comes with all the parts needed to have success on the field with a complete package. You get the marker, the cyclone feed, a high-quality barrel and the e-trigger.

The Tippmann X7 Phenom has a realistic, heavy feel, so its efficiency is also in the visual appeal along with the semi-auto and full auto velocity. When combing shot and accuracy, weight, and efficiency on air due to its flex-valve and operating on a low pressure of 300 PSI, the marker allows you to shoot of a large number of rounds without having a single break.


When you are looking to take your shot, the quietness in sound can make all the difference. One of the most silent markers on the market today, the Tippmann X7 Phenom is a perfect choice if sniping is your style of play. You can line up and take your shot without even the threat of revealing your position.

If you want, since this marker is so compatible with upgrades, you can get a longer barrel for a stealthier swap, however, just as is, this gun is as silent as they come. The only thing making noise about this marker is the buzz about it.

Who Is The Tippmann X7 Paintball Gun Best For

Tippmann X7 Phenom Paintball Gun Specs

Since this brand, the Tippmann is so popular, it must have a reason why. This marker comes from a brand that is solid and dependable. It is difficult to find someone who wasn't pleased with their Tippmann.

It is a good marker for beginners because of its easy-to-use functioning processes and if you are willing to go the distance in price, it is well worth the investment. Especially if you are just starting out in the sport, it doesn't hurt to have a little help in your little friend.

The Tippmann X7 Phenom is also perfect for intermediate players or pros and can be found in the hands of some of the best players in the world — among professionals and beginners alike. It is also for any type of game — woodsball, speedball, mil-sim — you name it, you can use it. Since it has an aluminum frame, it can hold up well even in the harshest of conditions. Its durability sets it apart from other markers on the market, as well. Therefore, even if you play hard and play often, your investment in the Tippmann X7 Phenom will be worth it, withstanding not only wear and tear but also time.

  • Great battery life and when it comes to ball-breakage, the ability to last a long time and throw out rounds without breaking, the efficiency of the gun is through the roof.
  • It has an easy-to-maintain approach and with its aluminum body, is durable and easy to clean.
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    The marker also is incredibly quiet and has no recoil when shot.
  • The only con we could find was that it is heavier and bulkier than some other markers on the market. But if you are going for a realistic feel, you might see this is as a pro!

Tippmann X7 Phenom Final Overview

The Tippmann X7 Phenom is a popular marker for a large number of reasons. The quality of the marker itself and of the brand behind the design is very dependable and will give you lasting time in the investment of your equipment. If you want to look at numbers and the facts behind each of the aspects of the Tippmann X7, you can let statistics speak for themselves.

No matter what your style of play is the Tippmann X7 Phenom is a perfect marker for you. It doesn't matter if you are a beginner or a pro, playing a variety of different paintball games or even the type of field and distance you're playing on, the Phenom can fit your every need. Even when you are dealing with the negative aspects of the marker, you can learn to see past it and for some, the con of this marker— the heavy feel can actually be good for some who like a realistic feel to their paintball marker.

Whether you are a casual or committed player, you should find a marker that fits you, your style of play, and your preference. We hope that this Tippmann X7 Phenom review has helped you see the ins and outs of the gun, which can help you make your decision.

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