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Shinx (Pokémon GO)

Shinx Pokemon GO

Shinx

#403 (Sinnoh)

Best moveset for Shinx

The best moves for Shinx are Spark and Thunderbolt when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Spark 10.3 dps
  Thunderbolt 38.4 dps

Defense

  Spark 10.3 dps
  Discharge 31.2 dps

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Pokémon type

Electric
Vulnerable to…
Ground deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Steel deals 63% damage.
Electric deals 63% damage.
Flying deals 63% damage.

Evolution

There are currently a total of 3 Pokémon in the Shinx family. Shinx evolves into Luxio which costs 25 Candy, which then evolves into Luxray costing 100 Candy.

Shinx Raid Guide

Shinx is currently a Boss in Tier 1 Raids and has 2,873 CP.

Defeating Shinx in a Tier 1 Raid can be done solo with 1 player, and will become easier the more players you have.

Raid
Tier
Boss CP
3,227
Suggested players
2-5
Boss HP
123
Caught CP range
123
Caught CP (boosted)
12 - 32
Minimum IVs
10 / 10 / 10

Standard game images

There is a very low chance that you can get a shiny Shinx, which has the following appearance:

Summary

Shinx is an Electric Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Ground moves. Shinx's strongest moveset is Spark & Thunderbolt and it has a Max CP of 876. Shinx evolves into Luxio.

About

"All of its fur dazzles if danger is sensed. It flees while the foe is momentarily blinded."

Best moveset for Shinx

The best moves for Shinx are Spark and Thunderbolt when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Spark 10.3 dps
  Thunderbolt 38.4 dps

Defense

  Spark 10.3 dps
  Discharge 31.2 dps

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What counters Shinx?

Shinx is a Electric type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ground moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Shinx are:

  • Landorus (Therian),
  • Excadrill,
  • Groudon,
  • Garchomp,
  • Rhyperior.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Landorus (Therian)   Mud Shot   Earth Power 100%
Excadrill   Mud-Slap   Earthquake 98%
Groudon   Mud Shot   Earthquake 95%
Excadrill   Mud-Slap   Drill Run 94%
Garchomp   Mud Shot   Earthquake 93%
Rhyperior   Mud-Slap   Earthquake 93%
Landorus (Incarnate)   Mud Shot   Earth Power 92%
Excadrill   Mud Shot   Earthquake 91%
Krookodile   Mud-Slap   Earthquake 89%
Excadrill   Mud Shot   Drill Run 87%

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

Most vulnerable to Shinx

These are the Pokémon most vulnerable to the above moveset.
Pokémon Effective damage

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

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