What would a Spartan be without his armor? and you know it is important when you are up against other Spartans in Halo 4 multiplayer. You can unlock these Spartan armor sets in multiplayers ways. Choose one that is most convenient for you.
You can Unlock Armor Sets/Pieces by increasing your SR (Spartan Rank) which increases slowly over time as you earn more XP. Completing the single-player campaign can reward you some armor pieces.
You can also make use of the specialization progression to unlock some of these defensive suits. Now Let’s have a look which armor pieces can be unlocked in different ways:
Halo 4 Armor Unlocks Through Rank Progression
You will have it as a starting armor.
You will have to rank up to 8 (spartan rank).
You can Air Assault Armor after you have reached Rank 11.
To look like a soldier, Rank 15 is the requirement.
Aviator armor will be unlocked at rank 17.
You can unlock it at rank 21.
The Recon armor will be made available at rank 26.
You can unlock it after you have reached rank 27.
SR 37 is the requirement to unlock this armor.
Rank up to SR 38 and you will have this armor.
Unlock it at rank SR 41.
Rank up to SR-42 to unlock it.
Reach SR 43 level to unlock the Hazop armor.
SR 45 level is the requirement to unlock it.
To go Oceanic, you will have to reach level 47
After you have reached SR 50, you can have this armor.
Halo 4 – Stances Unlocks
It’s your starting stance.
Get to SR 10 to unlock it.
SR 32 is the requirement to unlock this armor.
You need to level up to 50 to get this stance.
Be the UNSC Weapons Master and you can unlock the Breach.
Earn covenant Ordnance Mastery to unlock it.
Forerunner Ordnance Mastery is the requirement to unlock it.
Get to the first strike master to unlock this stance.
Halo 4 Visor Unlocks
Visor Recruit (Blue)
It’s your starting equipment.
Visor Solar (Red)
Unlock it at SR 20.
Visor Frost (White)
Unlock it at SR 29.
Visor Midnight (Black)
Get it unlocked at SR 46.
Visor Legendary (Gold)
You need to complete the campaign on Legendary difficulty regardless you play it solo or co-op.
Visor Blindside (Dark Red)
You need to be an Avenger Master to unlock this visor.
Visor Cyan (Light Blue)
You can have it after you are From the Brink Master.
Visor Verdant (Green)
Be a Splatter Master to unlock it.
Visor Sunspot (Purple & Blue)
Want to go purple? Be an Assistant Master to get it as a reward.