Genshin Impact Alhaitham Build – Best Weapon and More


Looking for a Genshin Impact Alhaitham build guide? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve created an extensive guide that covers everything you need to know. From Talent materials to weapons, we conducted extensive research into his resources and equipment.

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Genshin Impact Alhaitham

Now, let’s start with our Alhaitham Build guide.

Alhaitham Features

  • 5-Star Character
  • Sword User
  • Element: Dendro
  • Best Use: 
  • How to Obtain: Character Banner
  • Normal Attack:

Alhaitham Passive Talents

  • Mysteries Laid Bare
  • Law of Reductive Overdetermination
  • Four-Casual Correction

Alhaitham Fun Facts

  • Member of the Haravatat in the Sumeru Akademiya
  • He’s a Scribe for the Akademiya
  • Check back soon!

Genshin Impact Alhaitham Build

Let’s move on to the actual character build.

Best Alhaitham Weapon

It can be tough when trying to figure out the perfect weapon for a Genshin character. We’ve done our research and compiled a list of his best weapon – as well as the best alternatives.

Light of Foliar Incision

  • 5-Star Sword
  • Weapon Banner
  • Crit Damage

Weapon Skill: Whitemoon Bristle

  • Crit Rate is increased between 4-8%
  • Normal attacks that deal Elemental Damage will increase the overall damage given by performing normal attacks and elemental skills – this buff will be between 120-240% of Elemental Mastery

Best Alternative Alhaitham Weapons

Haven’t got a spare Light of Foliar Incision lying around? Don’t worry, there are plenty of other weapons suitable for Alhaitham.

Primordial Jade Cutter

  • 5-Star Sword
  • Standard Banner / Character Banner
  • Crit Damage

Weapon Skill: Protector’s Virtue

  • The characters’ HP will be increased by 20%, and will grant an overall Attack Bonus that is based on 1.2% of the character’s maximum HP

Harbinger of Dawn (Best for F2P)

  • 4-Star Sword
  • Standard Banner / Character Banner
  • Crit Damage

Weapon Skill: Vigorous

  • When the character’s HP is above 90%, your Crit Rate stat will be increased by 14%

Xiphos’ Moonlight

  • 4-Star Sword
  • Standard Banner / Character Banner
  • Elemental Mastery

Weapon Skill: Jinni’s Whisper

  • The character who wields this weapon will receive 0.036% Energy Recharge for each point of Elemental Mastery. This also grants other party members, who are close by, with a 30% buff

Best Alhaitham Artifact Set

Now that we’ve covered the best weapons for Alhaitham, what’s his most optimal artifact set?

Gilded Dreams

  • Obtained From: Spire of Solitary Enlightenment Domain
  • 2-Piece Buff: Elemental Mastery is increased by 80
  • 4-Piece Buff: After an Elemental Reaction, the character who has this artifact set equipped will receive Elemental Type buffs for the other party members. The overall Attack will be increased by 14% for every member whose Elemental Type matches the character who has Gilded Dreams equipped. Elemental Mastery is buffed for every character who doesn’t match the equipped character

Best Alternative Alhaitham Artifact Sets

Can’t get your hands on decent Gilded Dreams pieces? These are the best alternative artifact sets for Alhaitham.

Deepwood Memories

  • Obtained From: Spire of Solitary Enlightenment
  • 2-Piece Buff: 15% Dendro Damage Bonus
  • 4-Piece Buff: When Elemental Bursts and Elemental Skills hit the enemy, their Dendro Resistance will be decreased by 30% for a total of 8 seconds

Best Alhaitham Artifact Stats

Sands: Elemental Mastery

Goblet: Dendro Damage Bonus / Elemental Mastery

Circlet: Crit Rate / Crit Damage

Sub stats: Elemental Mastery, Attack Percentage, Crit Rate / Crit Damage, Energy Recharge

Genshin Impact Alhaitham Build – Ascension Materials

Every Genshin Character requires certain resources to ascend. Let’s take a look at what Alhaitham needs.

  • Nagadus Emerald Sliver – Dropped by Dendro Hypostasis, and Jadeplume Terrorshroom bosses
  • Nagadus Emerald Fragment(3 Slivers to craft 1 Fragment) Dropped by Dendro Hypostasis, and Jadeplume Terrorshroom bosses
  • Nagadus Emerald Chunk(3 Fragments to craft 1 Chunk) Dropped by Dendro Hypostasis, and Jadeplume Terrorshroom bosses
  • Nagadus Emerald Gemstone(3 Chunks to craft 1 Gemstone) Dropped by Dendro Hypostasis, and Jadeplume Terrorshroom bosses
  • Sand Grease Pupa – Found in the Desert Valley
  • Pseudo-Stamens – Dropped by Setekh Wenut boss

Genshin Impact Alhaitham Build – Talent Materials

Genshin characters also have Talents that you need to level up. The higher the Talent level, the stronger the Elemental Skill/Burst/Normal Attack.

  • Teachings of Ingenuity – Obtained from Steeple of Ignorance
  • Guide to Ingenuity (3 Teachings to craft 1 Guide) Obtained from Steeple of Ignorance
  • Philosophies to Ingenuity(3 Guide’s to craft 1 Philosphies) Obtained from Steeple of Ignorance
  • Faded Red Satin – Dropped by Eremite’s
  • Trimmed Red Silk (3 Faded to craft 1 Trimmed) Dropped by Eremite’s
  • Rich Red Brocade(3 Trimmed to craft 1 Rich) Dropped by Eremite’s
  • Crown of Insight

That’s it for our Alhaitham build guide. If you’d like to know more about Genshin Impact itself, visit the game’s official website.

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