Destiny 2 Exotic Armor Guide – How to Obtain, Exotic Armor Perks, Best Exotic Armor

Destiny 2 Exotic Armor Guide to help you learn everything you need to know about finding Exotic Armors for Titan, Hunter, and Warlock. There are multiple ways of acquiring Exotic Armor i.e. Engram Decryptions, completing Raids, and buying them from Xur, Agent of the Nine by spending Legendary Shards.

For more help on Destiny 2, you can check out our Exotic Weapons Guide, and Level Up Fast Guide.

Destiny 2 Exotic Armor Guide

In this Destiny 2 Exotic Armor Guide, we have detailed everything you need to know about all available Exotic Armor in Destiny 2.

Destiny 2 Exotic Armor


Insurmountable Skullfort
Armor Type: Head

Transfusion Matrix
Kills with Arc melee abilities trigger health regeneration and restore melee energy.

Mask of the Quiet One
Armor Type: Head

Dreaded Visage
Grants ability energy when damaged, and health regeneration when inflicting Void damage.

ACD/0 Feedback Fence
Armor Type: Arms

Fury Conductors
Melee kills build up explosive energy within the ACD/0 Feedback Fence. Being struck by a melee attack unleashes this energy in a devastating explosion.

Doom Fang Pauldron
Armor Type: Arms

Horns of Doom
Shield Bash melee kills recharge Shield Throw. Melee Ability Kills recharge Sentinel Shield Super.

Armor Type: Arms

Biotic Enhancements
Increased melee Lunge range. Improved damage when surrounded.

Actium War Rig
Armor Type: Chest

Auto-Loading Link
Steadily reloads a portion of your equipped Auto Rifle’s magazine from reserves.

Crest of Alpha Lupi
Armor Type: Chest

Survival Well
Generates and additional Orb of Light from Supers and a healing pulse when Barricade is activated.

Hallowfire Heart
Armor Type: Chest

Sunfire Furnace
Greatly improves the recharge rate of your solar abilities while Hammer of Sol is charged.

Armor Type: Legs

Linear Actuators
Increases sprint speed. Sprinting builds up a static charge. After melee attacking an enemy that charge will chain damage to nearby enemies.

Lion Rampant
Armor Type: Legs

Jump Jets
Provides additional aerial maneuverability.

Armor Type: Legs

Mecha Holster
Reloads stowed submachine guns and allows you to ready them instantly.


Celestial Nighthawk
Armor Type: Head

Hawkeye Hack
Modifies Golden Gun to fire a single, high damage shot. Victims killed by the shot explode.

Foetracer Relentless
Armor Type: Head

Visually marks targeted enemies.

Knucklehead Radar
Armor Type: Head

Upgraded Sensor Pack
Provides radar while aiming.

Mechaneer’s Tricksleeves
Armor Type: Arms

Spring-Loaded Mounting
Increases Sidearm ready and reload speed.

Young Ahamkara’s Spine
Armor Type: Arms

Wish-Dragon Teeth
Increases Tripmine Grenade duration and marks enemies damaged by the blast.

The Dragon’s Shadow
Armor Type: Chest

Quicksilver Mail
Grants increased movement and weapon handling speed for a short time after Dodging.

Lucky Raspberry
Armor Type: Chest

Probability Matrix
Increases the chaining capabilities of Arc Bolt Grenade and has a chance to recharge it each time it deals damage.

Raiden Flux
Armor Type: Chest

Synapse Junctions
Quick successive attacks with Arc Staff increases its damage output and duration.

Lucky Pants
Armor Type: Legs

Illegally Modded Holster
Increases Hand Cannon ready speed and initial accuracy.

Orpheus Rig
Armor Type: Legs

Uncanny Arrows
Provides ability energy for each enemy tethered by Shadowshot anchors.

Armor Type: Legs

Hydraulic Boosters
Increases sprint speed and slide distance. Improves jump.


Crown of Tempests
Armor Type: Head

Conduction Tines
Arc ability kills increase the recharge rate of your Arc abilities.

Eye of Another World
Armor Type: Head

Cerebral Uplink
Highlights priority targets and improves the regeneration speed of your grenade, Melee, and rift abilities.

Nezarec’s Sin
Armor Type: Head

Abyssal Extractors
Void Damage kills grant ability energy.

Skull of Dire Ahamkara
Armor Type: Head

Actual Grandeur
Provides additional damage resistance during Nova Bomb. Nova Bomb kills grant Super Energy.

Karnstein Armlets
Armor Type: Arms

Vampire’s Caress
Melee attacks grant health recovery and ability energy.

Armor Type: Arms

Helium Spirals
Increases the duration of Solar Grenades and grants grenade energy on melee hits.

Winter’s Guile
Armor Type: Arms

Warlord’s Sigil
Eliminating enemies with melee attacks increases your melee damage.

Starfire Protocol
Armor Type: Chest

Fusion Harness
Provides an additional Fusion Grenade charge. Fusion grenade kills grant Rift energy.

Wings of Sacred Dawn
Armor Type: Chest

Dawnstar Tome
When Dawnblade is equipped, aiming weapons while in the air suspends you in midair for a short time. Precision hits extend this effect’s duration.

Lunafaction Boots
Armor Type: Legs

Alchemical Etchings
Your Rifts gain the additional ability to automatically reload allies’ weapons.

Transversive Steps
Armor Type: Legs

Strange Protractor
While Sprinting, movement speed is increased and energy weapons are automatically reloaded.

This is all we have in our Destiny 2 Exotic Armor Guide. If there is anything else you would like to add, let us know in the comments section below!

Haider is a freelance contributor, who loves video games, playing guitar, and aviation. He is a competitive FPS player and also enjoys exotic RPG games like Diablo and Xenogears (his favorite game of all time) ...