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Take Missile Launchers. Nearly as god against infantry, much more effective against takes, and just as cheap.
Heavy Bolters are there if you plan on playing against the Guard, the 'Nids, or a hore (and i mean horde) army of Orks! horde = NO viechles!
I'd have to agree with the 4 x ML option if you choose to go with Devastators. You can go for frag or krak missiles to target infantry or armor depending on your needs, respectively.
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Devastators are typically tougher than vehicle gun platforms, but much less mobile and more expensive, which is a critical point for a lot of 5th ed lists. Especially the mech heavy ones that benefit from putting loads and loads of tanks on the field and using them as cover. Plus they don't score and their immobility will mean they can only contest a point in your deployment, whereas tanks can move to contest other poitns in the field.
But 4xML has, since 3rd or 4th edition, been the best Devastator loadout. You can the ability to target either infantry or vehicles pretty effectively. They used to be cheaper in 4th edition, though. Really only take HB devastators if you plan to combat squad the unit (the 4xML loadout can be shifted to 2xHB 2xML if you play against a lot of Guard or Tyranids) or if you already have two squads of anti-tank devastators. Alternately, only take ML devastators and use Predators and Razorbacks as anti-infantry gun platforms. They aren't terrible at it.
The question is moot for BA and SW armies, since BA armies use melta as their anti-tank and CC or Baals as their anti-infantry, and SWs have Long Fangs who can be given whatever guns they want.
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