Is the XDS 9mm reliable?
The XDS is priced competitively and for that reason will be in budget range for most people looking for a CCW pistol. Self defense ammunition cycled well and no reliability issues were noted during firing.
Is the XDS a good carry gun?
While not a true pocket pistol, the Springfield XD-S is a perfect compromise, in both size and firepower, between diminutive pocket guns and much heftier compacts. This is a true daily carry pistol that still has plenty of firepower if it were ever needed.
Is M&P Shield accurate?
Mostly I have been pretty tepid on the compact and full-sized M&P handguns but the Shield is an outstanding pistol. I’ve carried it, and I’d carry it again. It is extremely compact, extremely reliable, and extremely accurate. While 7+1 or 8+1 rounds is not quite up to “modern” standards, it’s also nothing to sneeze at.
Is the Smith and Wesson M&P Shield 9mm a good gun?
The Smith Wesson M&P Shield has decent overall ergonomics. It doesn’t feel the best in the hand compared to more modern options mainly due to the fact it feels like a full-size duty-grade gun that was just thinned down. Some people will like it and if you have larger hands, I think you’ll like it a lot.
What does S in XD-S stand for?
One, the S in the model name stands for single stack, a change to the magazine design that permits a slimmer grip. For instance, the XD-S has a grip width of 0.945 inch, compared to an XD(m) grip width of 1.185 inches.
Is M&P Shield Good for concealed carry?
The Smith & Wesson M&P Shield is an excellent choice for CCW and will serve you well. While there is no “perfect pistol” out there.
Is the XD-s Mod.2 a 9mm pistol?
Available in 9mm, .40 SW and .45 ACP the XD-S Mod.2 is a feature rich self-defense pistol with host of safety features for confident carry and peace of mind. If playback doesn’t begin shortly, try restarting your device.
What’s the difference between a XDM and a XDS?
The difference is about a half-inch in length and about a quarter inch in width and height, and about 5 ounces in weight. No one is going to have any problems carrying or concealing either gun.
What’s the difference between a Springfield XDS and mod2?
The Springfield XDS has undergone some changes over its life cycle so far, and is now offered as the XDS Mod2, with the original XDS having been discontinued. In fact, the pistol has been changed from a compact polymer striker pistol to a 1911 and has thus been changed into a gun that’s actually good. HA! Just kidding.
What’s the price of a Springfield XD’s 9 mm?
With an MSRP just south of $500, the 3.3-inch XD-S 9 mm in FDE is a tremendous buy. It’s a fantastic carry gun and offers impressive accuracy and control for a compact, single-stack 9mm.