Sona vs Jinx Counter Build

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

How to Beat Jinx as Sona

8,694 Sona vs Jinx Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. This guide on how to beat Jinx as Sona resulted from an examination of 8694 ranked rounds where both champs battled one another. This champ matchup is fairly uncommon. Sona fights Jinx in only 4.4% of her rounds.

Sona does a good job of beating Jinx. Typically, she wins a terrific 52.4% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Sona against Jinx rounds, Sona’s side is 0.1% less likely to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely won't get first blood versus Jinx.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Jinx

The ideal items to focus on in your Sona versus Jinx build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better when fighting Jinx than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Sona had an average winrate of 68.1% when playing against Jinx with this build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Jinx

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the best likelihood of vanquishing Jinx as Sona, Sona players should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players used for Sona vs Jinx clashes, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 59.1% winrate overall.

We have also shown the best Jinx runes to fend off Sona in order to help you interpret how she will probably be built versus your champ.


2.3 | Sona Jinx | 5.9


5.4 | Sona Jinx | 5.4


13.9 | Sona Jinx | 7.1

Sona vs Jinx Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page underscore several influential Sona versus Jinx matchup stats that may help us appreciate the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.0 is more than Jinx’s ratio of 2.4, indicating that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Jinx. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Sona often has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Jinx. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Sona usually gets much less CS than Jinx. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS normally do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale adequately off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with many minion kills, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to top the values presented here to do well.

If you want to see Sona x Jinx tips and counter stats for a a specific division, feel free to choose one from the selection menu shown above. At first, the stats and build suggestions given are calculated using every match finished with both champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.47 | Sona Jinx | 1.37

Largest Multi-Kill

0.92 | Sona Jinx | 1.54

Damage Dealt

9,567 | Sona Jinx | 17,125

Damage Taken

14,958 | Sona Jinx | 17,360

Healing Done

11,543 | Sona Jinx | 3,705

Vision Score

45 | Sona Jinx | 17

Gold Earned

8,024 | Sona Jinx | 11,207

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Jinx | 162

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Jinx | 0.26

Barons Killed

0.02 | Sona Jinx | 0.07


2.5 | Sona Jinx | 2.58


0.62 | Sona Jinx | 0.54

CC Duration (sec)

27 | Sona Jinx | 80

Experience Earned

10,189 | Sona Jinx | 11,667

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,694 Sona 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 Sona 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.