Nami vs Jinx Counter Build

How to Win Nami vs Jinx Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Jinx as Nami in LoL

How to Beat Jinx as Nami

8,274 Nami vs Jinx Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of rated LoL games that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Jinx as Nami came out of an analysis of 8274 ranked games where both champs opposed each other. This pairing is fairly uncommon. Nami is forced to battle against Jinx in only 4.5% of her games.

Nami has done a decent job of countering Jinx. Normally, she wins a acceptable 51.6% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Nami against Jinx rounds, Nami’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, implying that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Jinx.

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Best Nami Items to Counter Jinx

The top items to focus on in your Nami versus Jinx build include Imperial Mandate, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Nami combined at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Jinx than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Nami had an average win rate of 67.6% when playing against Jinx with these items in her kit.

Best Nami Runes to Counter Jinx

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the greatest chance of annihilating Jinx as Nami, Nami players should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Font of Life, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Nami vs Jinx matchups, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 61.2% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Jinx runes to fight Nami in order to help you recognize how she will probably be built against you.


1.9 | Nami Jinx | 5.8


5.1 | Nami Jinx | 5.7


14.7 | Nami Jinx | 7.1

Nami vs Jinx Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here highlight several significant Nami against Jinx counter stats that can help us understand the differences between the two. Nami’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.3 is more than Jinx’s ratio of 2.3, indicating that Nami may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Jinx. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Nami often has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Jinx. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Nami commonly gets much less CS than Jinx. Champions who on average do not acquire a lot of minion kills normally don't need much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling easily off of their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to beat the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.35 | Nami Jinx | 1.36

Largest Multi-Kill

0.84 | Nami Jinx | 1.52

Damage Dealt

8,421 | Nami Jinx | 16,988

Damage Taken

13,447 | Nami Jinx | 17,425

Healing Done

9,331 | Nami Jinx | 3,813

Vision Score

47 | Nami Jinx | 17

Gold Earned

7,791 | Nami Jinx | 11,231

Minions Killed

13 | Nami Jinx | 164

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Nami Jinx | 0.26

Barons Killed

0.01 | Nami Jinx | 0.07


2.31 | Nami Jinx | 2.54


0.58 | Nami Jinx | 0.54

CC Duration (sec)

182 | Nami Jinx | 77

Experience Earned

10,150 | Nami Jinx | 11,762

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,274 Nami vs Jinx 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 Jinx as Nami 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.