What Glock is comparable to the M&P Shield?

Glock 43
We’re comparing the Glock 43 vs Shield since the 43 was the shield’s first real competitor. The Smith and Wesson M&P Shield and Glock 43 are both very popular 9mm micro-semi-automatics….Size.

Metrics Glock 43 SW M&P Shield
Weight w/ empty mag (Oz) 18.3 20.4
Weight w/ full mag (Oz) 20.9 23.4

Are MP Shields reliable?

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.

Is MP 2.0 better than Glock?

So when you’re comparing the slide locks side by side, the Smith and Wesson M&P looks to be slightly better designed than the Glock, and it looks a little bit better. But in my opinion, it’s a little bit harder to manipulate than the one on the Glock. They’re very close though, the Glock beats it by about 10%.

Is the M&P Shield Ez a good gun?

The EZ series is not a me-too concept. It’s been difficult to find a defensive semiauto that is this easy for people of all ages and strength to manipulate and shoot. The EZ is arguably the best design for shooters with these concerns. It is easy to load, easy to rack, easy to manipulate safely and easy to shoot.

Is the S&W 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.

Why is it called M&P Shield?

This new pistol is a component of the M&P line and is called the M&P Shield. As the name implies, the Shield is aimed at the law enforcement back-up and off-duty market, and should especially appeal to those who carry one of the M&P full-size models in a duty holster.

What’s the difference between the Glock 19 and the M & P shield?

The Smith and Wesson M&P Shield with a flush fit magazine that holds seven rounds. While the Glock 19 holds 15 rounds with a flush fit magazine. The Glock 19 is almost half an inch longer in the grip or from the height from the top of the gun to the bottom of the magazine base plate. So there’s a significant difference in size right off the bat.

Which is better the G19 or the m & p9?

The M&P and G19 are very similar in dimensions. Here the M&p is on top. This is where both the G19 and M&P9 shine and why many consider them to be the best balance of all factors and a popular choice for a good portion of the concealed carry community.

Which is heavier the Glock 34 or the m & p9c?

Glock’s website says a Glock 34 weighs 25.77 ounces. Smith & Wesson’s website says the M&P9c weighs 21.7 ounces. The stats say the Glock is 4.07 ounces heavier, and that 1/4 pound is a pretty big difference.

What’s the difference between the Glock 43 and shield?

However, the Shield is actually 4mm shorter than the Glock overall, and has a barrel that is 7mm shorter. If those sound like tiny differences, they are. Without sitting down and actually measuring the pistols, they appear to be basically the same size. The Glock 43, however, carries one less round than the Shield.