How to Win Kha'Zix vs Aphelios Counter Matchup Kha'Zix is in the s tier of champions

Kha'Zix vs Aphelios

How to Beat Aphelios as Kha'Zix in LoL Aphelios is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Aphelios as Kha'Zix

based on 765 Kha'Zix vs Aphelios matchups
Win Rate
52.9 %
K/D/A
2.68
Pick Rate
1.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Aphelios as Kha'Zix resulted from an examination of 765 ranked matches where both champs faced each other. This particular counter matchup is fairly rare. Kha'Zix fights Aphelios in only 1.6% of his games.

Kha'Zix vs Aphelios Matchup Summary

Kha'Zix has done a good job of countering Aphelios. On average, he wins a whopping 52.9% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Kha'Zix against Aphelios matches, Kha'Zix’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood versus Aphelios.

Best Kha'Zix vs Aphelios Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSerrated Dirk

Core Kha'Zix Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrYoumuu's GhostbladeEdge of Night

Optional Items

Serylda's GrudgeChempunk ChainswordMaw of MalmortiusUmbral Glaive

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kha'Zix to level up q
>
Second ability for Kha'Zix to level up w
>
Last skill for Kha'Zix to max out e

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearFuture's MarketCosmic Insight
Domination Sudden ImpactTreasure Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Kha'Zix's passive ability p
Kha'Zix q ability q
Kha'Zix w ability w
Kha'Zix e ability e
Kha'Zix's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
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Q
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R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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E
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Guide to Countering Aphelios as Kha'Zix

Tips for Playing as Kha'Zix against Aphelios

Kha'Zix has a great deal of freedom to choose where and when to fight. Pick your battles carefully to succeed.

Unseen Threat activates when Kha'Zix cannot be seen by the enemy team. Reactivate by using brush or Void Assault. Don't forget to apply Unseen Threat by autoattacking enemy champions.

Enemies are considered isolated if they have no allies within a short distance. The damage of Taste Their Fear is massively increased against these targets.

Advice to Win Against Aphelios

Each of Aphelios' weapons have different weaknesses, try to exploit the ones that work best for your champion. Watch out for the purple Gravity gun, it can root you.

Kha'Zix vs Aphelios Counter Stats

Kha'Zix Image
Win Rate
52.9 %
VS
Win Rate
47.1 %
Aphelios Image
8.4
< Kills >
6.6
5.6
< Deaths >
6.5
6.6
< Assists >
6.2
1.87
< Killing Sprees >
1.51
32
< Minions Killed >
171
1.62
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.52
17,172
< Physical Damage >
18,098
1,209
< Magic Damage >
1,346
1,397
< True Damage >
809
19,780
< Damage Dealt >
20,254
29,502
< Damage Taken >
19,839
12,725
< Gold Earned >
11,971
1.37
< Towers >
2.41
0.34
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
11,966
< Total Healing >
4,215
13,536
< Experience >
12,527
24
< Vision Score >
19
5
< Wards Placed >
9
249
< Time Dealing CC >
143

How to Counter Aphelios with Kha'Zix in LoL

The stats shown here underscore several valuable Kha'Zix vs. Aphelios counter stats that can help us interpret the differences between the two. For instance, Kha'Zix’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Aphelios’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Kha'Zix may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Aphelios..

Kha'Zix usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. On average, he receives more damage than Aphelios. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Kha'Zix and Aphelios

Damage Types Compared

Kha'Zix
Aphelios
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kha'Zix
Aphelios

Who is Better, Kha'Zix or Aphelios?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Kha'Zix usually wins when facing off against Aphelios, with a 52.9% win rate. As a result, Kha'Zix makes a good counter for Aphelios.

While Kha'Zix does have a higher winrate compared to Aphelios, when they face off with one another, Kha'Zix also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming character to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Kha'Zix into Aphelios.

Moreover, Kha'Zix also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Aphelios. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Kha'Zix vs Aphelios matchups, Kha'Zix is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Kha'Zix is a good counter to Aphelios. Make sure you focus your strategy on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Kha'Zix against Aphelios.

Additional Information for Kha'Zix Players

How We Calculated Our Kha'Zix vs Aphelios Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aphelios as Kha'Zix, we analyzed 765 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Aphelios as Kha'Zix comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Kha'Zix to counter Aphelios during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kha'Zix typically picks up a lot less CS relative to Aphelios. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to use in your Kha'Zix versus Aphelios build include Duskblade of Draktharr, Youmuu's Ghostblade, and Edge of Night. When Kha'Zix used at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting Aphelios than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Kha'Zix boasted an average win rate of 52.9% battling Aphelios with this build.

To have the highest probability of defeating Aphelios as Kha'Zix, you should use the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Future's Market, Cosmic Insight, Sudden Impact, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Kha'Zix vs Aphelios matchups, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.9% win rate overall.

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