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Genshin Impact


Jessica Dillon
Matt Chard

Albeo is a Geo support character that is an important part of many team builds. He excels in providing off-field Geo damage and has been considered a top Meta character since his debut. Below we go over everything you need to know about Albedo and how to build him.

Albedo’s official character card.


Rarity Tier Weapon Vision
(5 Stars) Genshin Impact Screenshot SS Genshin Impact Screenshot Sword Genshin Impact Screenshot Geo


Full Name Albedo
Sex Male
Birthday September 13th
Constellation Princeps Cretaceus
Region Mondstadt
Affiliation Knights of Favonius
How to Obtain Event Wish: Secretum Secretorum


Albedo is an alchemy prodigy. A lot of people call him the Kreideprinz. He’s the top alchemical talent in Mondstadt. They say he’s an outlander who just showed up in Mondstadt one day and was instantly taken on as Chief Alchemist by the Knights of Favonius. He’s also Captain of the Investigation Team.

Skills Talents

Talents Icon Name Notes
Normal Attack Genshin Impact Screenshot Favonius Bladework - Weiss Normal Attack: Performs up to 5 rapid strikes. Charged Attack: Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to unleash 2 rapid sword strikes. Plunging Attack: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging enemies along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Elemental Skill Genshin Impact Screenshot Abiogenesis Solar Isotoma Albedo creates a Solar Isotoma using alchemy, which deals AoE Geo DMG on appearance. Solar Isotoma has the following properties: When enemies within the Solar Isotoma field take DMG, the Solar Isotoma will generate Transient Blossoms which deal AoE GEO DMG. DMG dealt scales off Albedo’s DEF. Transient Blossoms can only be generated once every 2s. When a character is located at the Iocus of the Solar Isotoma, the Solar Isotoma will accumlate Geo power to form a crystallized platform that lifts the character up to a certain height. Only one crystallized platform can exist at a time. Solar Isotoma is considered a Geo Construct. Hold: to designate location of the skill.
Elemental Burst Genshin Impact Screenshot Rite of Progeniture - Tectonic Tide Under Albedo’s command, Geo crystals surge and burst forth, dealing AoE Geo DMG in front of him. If there is Solar Radiance in the vicinity, 7 Fatal Blossoms will be generated in the Solar Radiance zone, bursting violently into bloom and dealing AoE Geo DMG. Burst and Fatal Blossom DMG will not generate Transient Blossoms.

Passive Talents

Type Icon Name Info
Talent 1 / Ascension 1 Genshin Impact Screenshot Homuncular Nature Using Rite of Progeniture - Tectonic Tide increases the Elemental Mastery of nearby party members by 125 for 10s.
Talent 2 / Ascension 4 Genshin Impact Screenshot Calcite Might Transient Blossoms generated by Abiogenesis Solar Isotoma deal 25% more DMG to enemies whose HP is below 50%.
Talent 3 / Unlocked Auto Genshin Impact Screenshot Flash of Genius When Albedo crafts Weapon Ascension Materials, he has a 10% chance to receive double the product.


Level Icon Name Effect
1 Genshin Impact Screenshot Flower of Eden Transient Blosoms generated by Albedo’s Abiogenesis Solar Isotoma regenerate 1.2 Energy for Albedo.
2 Genshin Impact Screenshot Opening of Phanerozoic Transient Blosoms generated by Albedo’s Abiogenesis Solar Isotoma grant Albedo Fatal Reckoning for 30s: Each stack of Fatal Reckoning increase DMG by 30% of Albedo’s DEF. The effect stacks up to 4 times. Unleashing Rite of Progeniture - Tectonic Tide consumes all stacks of Fatal Reckoning, increasing the DMG dealt by the Tectonic Tide and Fatal Blossoms based on the number of stacks consumed.
3 Genshin Impact Screenshot Grace of Helios Increases the Level of Abiogenesis Solar Isotoma by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
4 Genshin Impact Screenshot Descent of Divinity Solar Isotoma increases Plunging Attack DMG by 30% for active party members within the AoE.
5 Genshin Impact Screenshot Tide of Hadean Increase the Level of Rite of Progeniture - Tectonic Tide by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
6 Genshin Impact Screenshot Dust of Purification If active party members within the AoE are protected by a shield created by Crystallize, Solar Isotoma increases their DMG by 17%.


Ascension Max Lv. Mora Elemental Material 1 Elemental Material 2 Local Specialty Common Material
1st 20 20,000 Genshin Impact Screenshot1 Prithiva Topaz Silver None Genshin Impact Screenshot3 Cecilia Genshin Impact Screenshot3 Divining Scroll
2nd 40 40,000 Genshin Impact Screenshot3 Prithiva Topaz Fragment Genshin Impact Screenshot2 Basalt Pillar Genshin Impact Screenshot10 Cecilia Genshin Impact Screenshot15 Divining Scroll
3rd 50 60,000 Genshin Impact Screenshot6 Prithiva Topaz Fragment Genshin Impact Screenshot4 Basalt Pillar Genshin Impact Screenshot20 Cecilia Genshin Impact Screenshot12 Sealed Scroll
4th 60 80,000 Genshin Impact Screenshot3 Prithiva Topaz Fragment Genshin Impact Screenshot8 Basalt Pillar Genshin Impact Screenshot30 Cecilia Genshin Impact Screenshot18 Sealed Scroll
5th 70 100,000 Genshin Impact Screenshot6 Prithiva Topaz Chunk Genshin Impact Screenshot12 Basalt Pillar Genshin Impact Screenshot45 Cecilia Genshin Impact Screenshot12 Forbidden Curse Scroll
6th 80 120,000 Genshin Impact Screenshot6 Prithiva Topaz Gemstone Genshin Impact Screenshot20 Basalt Pillar Genshin Impact Screenshot60 Cecilia Genshin Impact Screenshot24 Forbidden Curse Scroll

Team Builds

Albedo is a support character who thrives in Mono Geo teams. He is a support character that applies Geo damage to enemies when off-field. He also helps to boost his teammates elemental mastery, and is considered a must have for Geo Meta teams.

Best Weapons Ranked

Rating Icon Weapon Base Attack Bonus Effect Skill Effect
Best Cinnabar_Spindle.png Cinnabar Spindle 41 Defense Elemental Skill DMG is increased by 40% of DEF. The effect will be triggered no more than once every 1.5s and will be cleared 0.1s after the Elemental Skill deals DMG.
Second Best Genshin Impact Screenshot Harbinger Of Dawn (R5) 39 Crit Damage When HP is above 90%, increases CRIT Rate by 14%.
Third Best Primordial_Jade_Cutter_Weapons_Genshin_Impact.png Primordial Jade Cutter 44 Crit Rate HP increased by 20%. Additionally, provides an ATK Bonus based on 1.2% of the wielder’s Max HP.

Best Artifact

Rating Icon Set (2) Bonus (4) Bonus
Best Husk_of_Opulent_Dreams_Bloom_Times_Artifacts_Genshin_Impact.png Husk Of Opulent Dreams Plus 30 Percent Defense A character equipped with this Artifact set will obtain the Curiosity effect in the following conditions: When on the field, the character gains 1 stack after hitting an opponent with a Geo attack, triggering a maximum of once every 0.3s. When off the field, the character gains 1 stack every 3s. Curiosity can stack up to 4 times, each providing 6% DEF and a 6% Geo DMG Bonus. When 6 seconds pass without gaining a Curiosity stack, 1 stack is lost.
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    Action RPG, Adventure
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    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    31 July 2023
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