Silicon (Si) is a collectible resource in Mass Effect: Andromeda.

Analysis Edit

A metalloid element useful in electronics manufacturing and the fabrication of ceramic compounds.

Acquisition Edit

Silicon can be detected via orbital scan and mined with the ND1 Nomad. Silicon can also be purchased from certain merchants.

Planets where silicon can be mined:

Specific Uses Edit

Silicon is used for a large number of items in Mass Effect: Andromeda.

The total amount of Silicon listed is for one crafted copy of each item.

Item Item Type Silicon Required Notes
Advanced Detection Systems ND1 Nomad Upgrades 30 -
Omni-Blade Melee Weapons 1350 Ranks I - IV, VI - X
Remnant Heritage Arms Armor 800 Ranks I - X
Remnant Heritage Chest Armor 2340 Ranks I - X
Remnant Heritage Helmet Armor 800 Ranks I - X
Remnant Heritage Legs Armor 800 Ranks I - X
Shadow Sniper Rifles 1570 Ranks I - X
Thokin Assault Rifles 1390 Ranks I - VI, VIII - X
Zalkin Assault Rifles 80 Rank I
Total - 9160 -