How to Synergize Aphelios with Jax on the Same Team Aphelios is in the b tier of champions

Aphelios with Jax

How to Win With Aphelios and Jax Paired Together Jax is in the a tier of champions
Marksman
Fighter Assassin

How to Synergize Aphelios and Jax

based on 1,049 Aphelios with Jax pairs
Win Rate
45.6 %
K/D/A
1.92
Pick Rate
3.4 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

We pull data from from millions of League rounds straight from Riot Games each and every week. Aphelios has gone into battle with Jax in 1049 recently played, competitive matches. By gathering so much complete data from the hosts of League of Legends, we are confident that we can produce robust, usable builds to help Aphelios play with Jax. It is relatively rare for Aphelios to play alongside Jax on the same side. This has only taken place in approximately 3.4% of rounds with Aphelios.

Aphelios Jax Synergy Summary

Unfortunately, Aphelios does a terrible job of playing alongside Jax. Usually, he wins a lowly 45.6% of games the champs fight together on the same side. If you want to maximize your potential as Aphelios when fighting on the same team as Jax by figuring out how to better synergize your gameplay with him, then dig into the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Aphelios Jax Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Aphelios Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeBloodthirster

Optional Items

Runaan's HurricaneThe CollectorLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Aphelios to level up q
>
Second ability for Aphelios to level up e
>
Last skill for Aphelios to max out q

Runes

Precision Fleet Footwork OverhealLegend: BloodlineCut Down
Domination Taste of BloodIngenious Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Aphelios's passive ability p
Aphelios q ability q
Aphelios w ability w
Aphelios e ability e
Aphelios's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
Q
3
Q
4
E
5
Q
6
E
7
Q
8
E
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Q
10
E
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E
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E
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W
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W
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W
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W

Guide to Synergizing Aphelios and Jax

Tips for Playing as Aphelios with Jax

Each of Aphelios' weapons have different strengths, so try to find the right situation for your current weapons.

Advice to Understand How Jax Will Play

Jax benefits greatly from items that have both Ability Power and Attack Damage such as Guinsoo's Rageblade and Hextech Gunblade.

Jax can Leap Strike to friendly units, including wards. You can use them to plan your escape.

Aphelios Jax Synergy Stats

Aphelios Image
Win Rate
45.6 %
VS
Win Rate
54.4 %
Jax Image
6.3
< Kills >
6.4
6.5
< Deaths >
6.4
6.2
< Assists >
6.3
1.44
< Killing Sprees >
1.48
166
< Minions Killed >
167
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.5
17,588
< Physical Damage >
18,135
1,245
< Magic Damage >
1,269
864
< True Damage >
890
19,698
< Damage Dealt >
20,295
19,220
< Damage Taken >
19,074
11,624
< Gold Earned >
11,743
2.26
< Towers >
2.34
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
4,061
< Total Healing >
4,038
12,254
< Experience >
12,291
18
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
9
138
< Time Dealing CC >
141

How to Play with Jax as Aphelios in LoL

The Aphelios Jax synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Jax, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Aphelios sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Jax. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Jax helps Aphelios perform poorer in ranked LoL rounds. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Aphelios tries to synergize with Jax, he gets a small decrease in his full damage output. This change may demonstrate that Jax does not help protection for him to deal more damage or that his presence also helps increase the game's duration. Similarly, when Aphelios is played alongside Jax on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Jax.

Additionally, when Aphelios plays with Jax on the same team, he on average takes a little more damage than when he fights alone. Taking more damage may indicate that Jax does a poor job of covering Aphelios in team fights.

Synergies between Aphelios and Jax

Damage Types Compared

Aphelios with Jax
Aphelios
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Aphelios
Jax
Synergy

Is Aphelios better when played alongside Jax?

There is no universally accepted best companion for Aphelios that will 100% of the time be his best synergy. Yet, overall, Jax is a not very good companion for Aphelios. By playing on the same side as Aphelios, he decreases their win rate by -1.2% to 45.6%. This proves that there is a negative bond between Aphelios and Jax that allows them to perform not as well together than without each other.

Jax has a much lower diffuclty than Aphelios. That means Aphelios players don't need to be cautious when lining up Jax teammates to go into battle on the same side as, as they will need a much lower level of skill to work well with you.

Playing alongside, Aphelios players will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s capability to destroy wih physical damage. Together, these champs can provide a great amount of sustained physical damage.

In contrast, by bringing Aphelios and Jax together, you will not be providing your other teammates very much cover. Make sure to have other champions on your team that fills this relative gap in this pairing's kit.

Regardless of the skill of your Jax ally, you need to focus on maximizing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Aphelios Players

How We Calculated Our Aphelios Jax Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Aphelios and Jax, we analyzed 1,049 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Aphelios with Jax comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

If you would like to truly master Aphelios to pair well with Jax during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League, you should keep reading to master a few extra tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and tips presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot.

The most crucial items to use in your Aphelios and Jax synergy build include Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and Bloodthirster. When Aphelios included at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting alongside Jax than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Aphelios had an average win rate of 45.6% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Jax with these items in his kit.

To have the highest chance of crushing your oponents, you should equip the Fleet Footwork, Overheal, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Taste of Blood, and Ingenious Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players picked for this team composition, this combination of runes yielded the top win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 45.6% winrate overall.

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