Various weapon stations can be integrated into the vehicle. The spectrum ranges from manned ring-mount systems to highly advanced remote control weapon stations.
The vehicle ballistic protection is according to STANAG 4569 level 2 protection, or optionally level 3. It is also protected from explosions with level 2a and 2b protection under STANAG 4569.
The vehicle is 6.05 m long, 2.70 m high and 2.56 wide. The maximum weight is 14 t, and the volume of the passenger area is 12 m3, which can comfortably accommodate 9 crew members. Despot can carry a payload of over 3 t.