The SV-98 (Snaiperskaya Vintovka Model 1998) is a Russian bolt-action sniper rifle designed by Vladimir Stronskiy and manufactured by Izhmash. It is available in both 7.62x51mm NATO and 7.62x54mmR, both with 10-round detachable magazines. Aside from being the main rifle used by sniper units of the Russian Armed Forces, it is also used by Russian law enforcement and certain counter-terrorist forces, including the FSB (Federal Security Service), FSO (Federal Protective Service), the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, and the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation.

In-game, the SV-98 is the main rifle for the Sniper kits of the Russian Armed Forces and the People's Liberation Army.

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