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Call of Duty MW3 Open Beta countdown

What time does the Call of Duty MW3 Open Beta start for every platform? Here’s the countdown for it and more.

The Call of Duty MW3 Open Beta is almost here! Read on for the Call of Duty MW3 Open Beta countdown, release date, launch time, and more.

Call of Duty MW3 Open Beta Countdown

Call of Duty MW3 Open Beta countdown

Here is the countdown for the MW3 Open Beta. This version of the game is available starting on Oct. 14 at 10 a.m. PT for PC and Xbox players regardless of their pre-order status. Those with either a PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5 can play the game as well. This Open Beta follows the Early Access one that kicked off on Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. PT.

Call of Duty MW3 Open Beta information (Image via Activision Publishing, Inc.)
Call of Duty MW3 Open Beta information (Image via Activision Publishing, Inc.)

MW3 Open Beta times

Below are all of the Early Access and Open Beta launch dates and start times:

  • Early Access (PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5): Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. PT to Oct. 10 at 10 a.m. PT
  • Open Beta (PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5): Oct. 8 at 10 a.m. to Oct. 10 at 10 a.m.
  • Early Access (PC and Xbox): Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. to Oct.16 at 10 a.m.
  • Open Beta (All platforms): Oct. 14 at 10 a.m. to  Oct. 16 at 10 a.m.

All Call of Duty MW3 Beta rewards

The second weekend of the MW3 Beta lets players go up to level 30 as the maximum as well. Below is a table featuring every unlockable item during the second weekend.

Type of Item
Item Description
New Weapon
Renetti (Handgun): A burst-fire pistol with a staggering fire rate and controllability in the right hands. Unlock the full-auto Aftermarket Parts Conversion Kit for the Renetti after completing an in-game challenge at max weapon level.
New Field Upgrade
Deployable Cover (Field Upgrade): Portable, rapidly deployable ballistic cover.
New Killstreak
Mosquito Drone (Killstreak): Explosive drone that circles the area around where the drone is launched. It dive-bombs enemies it spots and explodes.
New Perk
Bone Conduction Headset (Perk): Reduces combat noise, allowing improved identification of enemy footsteps and gunshots.
New Feature
New Feature: Upon reaching Level 25, a new level of content opens to the player. Armory Unlocks give Operators the ability to unlock more items for their Loadouts, but instead of earning this gear simply by leveling up, players must complete specific in-game challenges to access them. Armory Unlocks: Challenges to unlock weapons, Equipment, Perks, Killstreaks, and cosmetics.
New Killstreak
Juggernaut Recon (Killstreak): Juggernaut Recon gear delivered by care package. The suit is equipped with a radar that pings nearby enemies. Contains a riot shield, Haymaker, and smoke grenade.
New Weapon
WSP Swarm (SMG): Ultracompact and maneuverable, this 9 mm submachine gun overwhelms targets with a fast fire rate.
New Field Upgrade
A.C.S. (Field Upgrade): The Automated Computer Spike slowly captures points and temporarily hacks nearby enemy devices.
New Perk
Commando Gloves (Perk): Reload while sprinting.
New Lethal Equipment and Perk
Throwing Knife (Lethal Equipment): Retrievable knife that is lethal on impact.
Demolition Vest (Perk): Resupply Lethal and Tactical Equipment every 25 seconds.

More items and rewards

According to Activision, players can earn other rewards by reaching certain milestones. Below is a list of the rewards and level requirements.

  • Animated Emblem: Level 2
  • Weapon Charm: Level 7
  • Animated Calling Card: Level 9
  • Sticker: Level 11
  • Vinyl: Level 15
  • Weapon Blueprint: Level 20
  • Sticker: Level 24
  • Operator Skin: Level 30
Call of Duty MW3 Beta rewards (Image via Activision Publishing, Inc.)
Call of Duty MW3 Beta rewards (Image via Activision Publishing, Inc.)

Those who play the MW3 Beta can also earn some Battle Pass XP tokens for MW2 and Warzone. The amount of tokens depends on the number of days played, with a maximum of six tokens per player.

"To earn a token, you must log-in and complete at least one Beta match that day to qualify," Activision stated. "Once the Beta concludes, your account will be granted the tokens based on the number of days played."

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