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Genshin Impact - Bennett Rating and Best Builds

Bennett is a 4-star Pyro Sword character in Genshin Impact. Learn about Bennett's stats, strengths and weaknesses, Japanese voice actor, best weapon and builds, and our rating of the character in this complete profile!

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Bennett Rating and Basic Info

Character Information

Bennett Icon
Rating: S Rank Icon

Rarity: ★★★★
Element: Pyro ImagePyro

Weapon: Sword ImageSword

EN Voice Actor: Cristina Vee Valenzuela
JP Voice Actor: Ousaka Ryouta

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Bennett's Stats

HP Attack Defense Ascension Bonus Stat
Lvl 20 2,670 64 166 Energy Recharge 0
Lvl 80 11539 178 718 Energy Recharge 26.7%

Bennett Strengths and Weaknesses

• Provides powerful ATK buff and healing.
• Chargeable and spammable Elemental Skill.
• Can easily apply pyro to set-up reactions.
• Fully charged Elemental Skill outside of Burst field causes knockback.

Bennett Recommended Constellations

Constellation Constellation Bonus
C1 ・Fantastic Voyage's ATK increase no longer has an HP restriction, and gains an additional 20% Base ATK.

C6 Not Recommended for Characters with Infusion

Be wary when activating Bennett's C6 Constellation, as it will convert melee characters' attacks into Pyro inside Bennett's Burst. This can be disadvantageous for Elemental or Physical characters like Ayaka or Eula, who rely on their own Element to deal DMG.

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Bennett is available at a normal rate on all Standard Wish Banners. This means you can get him from Wanderlust Invocation, Epitome Invocation, and the current Character Event Wish.

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As a 4-star character, Bennett has a chance to appear in the Starglitter Exchange every month. He can be traded for 34 Masterless Starglitter.

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Best Build For Bennett

Bennett's Roles and Builds

Heal Grey DPS Main Grey Sub-DPS HealSupport

Bennett Support Builds

Pyro Burst Support

Weapon Artifact Set
Skyward Blade ImageSkyward Blade
Set Bonus
• Elemental Burst DMG +20%.
• Using an Elemental Burst increases all party members' ATK by 20% for 12s. This effect cannot stack.
Talent Priority
Fantastic Voyage
Bennett leaps toward the enemy and performs and plunging attack, dealing Pyro DMG, creating an Inspiration Field.

Recommended Artifact Substats

Stat Priority
Sands of EonEnergy Recharge / HP%

Goblet of EonothemHP%

Circlet of LogosHealing Bonus / HP%
Substats ・Energy Recharge
・ATK% (To increase personal DPS)

Replacement Weapons

Weapon Effect
Aquila Favonia ImageAquila Favonia Bonus Stat: Physical DMG
・ATK is increased by 20%. Triggers on taking DMG: the soul of the Falcon of the West awakens, holding the banner of resistance aloft, regenerating HP equal to 100% of ATK and dealing 200% of ATK as DMG to surrounding enemies. This effect can only occur once every 15s.
Festering Desire ImageFestering Desire Bonus Stat: Energy Recharge
・Increases Elemental Skill DMG by 16% and Elemental Skill CRIT Rate by 6%.

Best Artifacts and Weapons for Bennett

Best Artifacts Ranked

Rating Set Bonus
Best Noblesse Oblige • Elemental Burst DMG +20%.
• Using an Elemental Burst increases all party members' ATK by 20% for 12s. This effect cannot stack.
Second Best Crimson Witch of Flames • Pyro DMG Bonus +15%.
• Increases Overloaded and Burning DMG by 40%. Increases Vaporize and Melt DMG by 15%. Using an Elemental Skill increases 2-Piece Set effects by 50% for 10s. Max 3 stacks.
Third Best The Exile • Energy Recharge +20%
• Using an Elemental Burst regenerates 2 Energy for all party members (excluding the wearer) every 2s for 6s. This effect cannot stack.

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Best Weapons Ranked

Rating Weapon Stats (Lv.1)
Best Skyward Blade Image Skyward Blade Base Stats
Base Attack: 46
Bonus Effect: Energy Recharge 12.0%
Skill Effect
CRIT Rate increased by 4%. Gains Skypiercing Might upon using an Elemental Burst: Increases Movement SPD by 10%, increases ATK SPD by 10%, and increases the DMG of Normal and Charged Attack hits by 20% for 12s.
Second Best Festering Desire Image Festering Desire Base Stats
Base Attack: 42
Bonus Effect: Energy Recharge 10
Skill Effect
Increases Elemental Skill DMG by 16% and Elemental Skill CRIT Rate by 6%.
Third Best Sacrificial Sword Image Sacrificial Sword Base Stats
Base Attack: 41
Bonus Effect: Energy Recharge 13.3%
Skill Effect
After damaging an opponent with an Elemental Skill, the skill has a 40% chance to end its own CD. Can only occur once every 30s.

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Recommended Party Members for Bennett

Best Characters and Strategies

Character Element Weapon
Genshin Impact - Ganyu ImageGanyu
· Increased DMG due to Melt Reaction.
· Increases Ganyu's DMG thanks to Bennett's Elemental Burst
Genshin Impact - Xiao ImageXiao
· Increased DMG thanks to Bennett's Elemental Burst.
· Elemental Burst can heal Xiao while he is on his Burst Form.
Genshin Impact - Tartaglia ImageTartaglia
・Vaporize DMG boosted by Bennett.
・Bennett's Burst greatly Boosts Tartaglia's Burst DMG.
Genshin Impact - Klee ImageKlee
・Pyro Elemental Resonance boosts ATK.
・Bennett boosts Klee's Elemental Burst DMG.

How to Use Bennett

Support the Party with Elemental Burst

Bennett Fantastic Voyage

Bennett's Elemental Burst, Fantastic Voyage, gives the characters inside its radius an ATK bonus based on his base ATK. On top of this, this circle will heal the active character. Note that one instance of heal will tick up until 70% HP or above.

Fantastic Voyage is a powerful Elemental Burst that makes Bennett a must in most team compositions and rotations!

Upon unlocking Constellation Lv. 1, Grand Expectation, Fantastic Voyage's ATK boost will no longer have the 70% HP restriction.

ATK increase is based on Bennett's Base ATK

Genshin - Bennett Base ATK

Bennett's ATK power increase from Fantastic Voyage is based on his Total Base ATK (white number), which can be found in the Stat Details. This is calculated by the sum of his own Base ATK plus his weapon's Base ATK.

Note that this ATK increase will not benefit from any increase in ATK stats from Artifacts, so it is better to roll for other stats like Energy Recharge or HP% for Support.

Look out behind you when using the Elemental Skill

Bennett Passion Overload Knockback Explosion
Knockback from Passion Overload: Level 2

Bennett's Elemental Skill, Passion Overload, is a spammable ability but has a huge drawback. After fully charging the skill, Bennett will get knocked backwards, which can have painful consequences.

The effect, however, is negated when done within the AoE created from Fantastic Voyage.

C4 Adds an Additional Attack

Bennett C4 Difference
Passion Overload: Level 1 C0 and C4 Difference

Bennett can do an additional attack during a level 1 charged Elemental Skill by pressing the normal attack button. This attack does an additional 135% damage from his attack value and is only unlocked after reaching his fourth constellation.

Useful to bring on Expeditions

Bennett Expedition.jpg

Thanks to Bennett's Passive Talent, “It Should Be Safe...”, time consumed on an Expedition in Mondstadt will be reduced by 25%.

This will allow you to complete Expeditions earlier, and collect more materials. If you're going on an Expedition in Mondstadt, it's worth it to bring Bennett along.

Bennett Ascension and Talent Materials

Bennett Ascension Materials


Bennett Talent Level-Up Materials

Daily Domain Drops Enemy Drops Weekly Boss Drops
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Treasure Hoarders
Genshin Impact - Treasure Hoarder Insignia Image Treasure Hoarder Insignia
Dvalin Challenge Reward
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Genshin Impact - Guide to Resistance Image Guide to Resistance Genshin Impact - Silver Raven Insignia Image Silver Raven Insignia
Genshin Impact - Philosophies of Resistance Image Philosophies of Resistance Genshin Impact - Golden Raven Insignia Image Golden Raven Insignia

Talent Materials per Level

Bennett Talents (Skills)

Normal Attack: Strike of Fortune

Talent Description
Perform up to 5 rapid strikes.
Charge Attack
Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to unleash 2 rapid sword strikes.
Plunge Attack:
Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging enemies along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.

Skill Attributes

Attribute Effect (Lvl 1)
1-Hit DMG 44.5%
2-Hit DMG 42.7%
3-Hit DMG 54.6%
4-Hit DMG 59.7%
5-Hit DMG 71.9%
Charged Attack DMG 55.9%+60.7%
Charged Attack Stamina Cost 20.0
Plunge DMG 63.9%
Low/High Plunge DMG 128%/160%

Passion Overload

Talent Description
Bennett puts all his fire and passion for adventuring into his sword.
Results may vary based on how fired up he is...

A single, swift flame strike that deals Pyro DMG.
Hold Attack:
Charges up, resulting in different effects when unleashed based on the Charge Level.
・Level 1: Strikes twice, dealing Pyro DMG and launching enemies.
・Level 2: Unleashes 3 consecutive attacks that deal impressive Pyro DMG, but the last attack triggers and explosion that launches both Bennett and the enemy.
Bennett takes no damage from being launched.
Flavor Text:
An attack that combines Bennett's dreams and passion with Pyro. But passion is sometimes overblown, and Pyro sometimes blows over.

Skill Attributes

Attribute Effect (Lvl 1)
Press DMG 138%
Charge Level 1 DMG 84% + 92%
Charge Large 2 DMG 88% + 96%
Explosion DMG 132%
CD 5 / 7.5 / 10s

Fantastic Voyage

Talent Description
Bennett leaps toward the enemy and performs and plunging attack, dealing Pyro DMG, creating an Inspiration Field.
Inspiration Field
・If the health of a character in the circle is equal to or falls below 70%, their health will continuously regenerate. Regeneration scales based on Bennett's Max HP.
・If the health of a character in the circle is higher than 70%, they gain an ATK Bonus that is based on Bennett's Base ATK.
・Applies the Pyro element to characters within the Field.
Flavor Text:
Benny's Adventure Team's adventures are always fraught with unexpected danger. However, Bennett is more inclined to call them "journeys full of wonder, excitement, and beauty."

Skill Attributes

Attribute Effect (Lvl 1)
Skill DMG 233%
Continuous Regeneration Per Sec 6% Max HP + 577
ATK Bonus Ratio 56%
Duration 12.0s
CD 15.0s
Energy Cost 60


Talent Description
Decreases Passion Overload's CD by 20%.


Talent Description
Within the area created by Fantastic Voyage, Passion Overload takes on the following effects:
・CD is reduced by 50%.
・Bennett will not be launched by the effects of Charge Level 2.

It Should Be Safe...

Talent Description
When dispatched on an expedition in Mondstadt, time consumed is reduced by 25%.

Bennett Constellations

Constellations and Effects

Bennett Image
Grand Expectation Fantastic Voyage's ATK increase no longer has an HP restriction, and gains an additional 20% Base ATK.
Impasse Conqueror When Bennett's HP falls below 70%, his Energy Recharge is increased by 30%.
Unstoppable Fervor Increases the Level of Passion Overload by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Unexpected Odyssey Using Normal Attack when executing the second attack of Passion Overload's Charge Level 1 allows an additional attack to be performed. This additional attack does 135% of the second attack's DMG.
True Explorer Increases the Level of Fantastic Voyage by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Fire Ventures with Me Sword, Claymore, or Polearm-wielding characters inside Fantastic Voyage's radius gain a 15% Pyro DMG Bonus and their weapons are infused with Pyro.

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