What is the advantage of VERY-RARE items over Common or Rare items?

Liam W
  • What is the advantage of VERY-RARE items over Common or Rare items? Liam W

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    What are the differences in ingress portal shield types?

    I had a portal shield marked as common, which I used.

    When I hacked some portals I got some more portal shields - this time marked as RARE and VERY_RARE. I placed these 2 portal shields on the same portal.

    What is the difference between these items? Is it uncommon to get rare items - do they provide greater shielding ability?

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