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How to Decide Which 9mm Handgun is Right for You

How to Decide Which 9mm Handgun is Right for YouWith great accuracy, longevity, and reliability, 9mm handguns are a preferred choice of handguns for many government agencies and gun owners. Distinct types of 9mm handguns are widely available on the market today, so selecting which one is right for you is not necessarily as easy as you may have originally thought. With less recoil, cheaper ammo, and higher capacity, you know you can’t go wrong with a 9mm handgun in many instances. In this article, we’ll explore the different popular types of 9mm handguns at DEGuns and the features of each to help you decide which handgun is best for you.

Popular, High-Quality 9mm Handguns and Their Individual Advantages

CZ 75 P-01 Compact 9mm Handgun with Rail

The P-01 9mm recently replaced the CZ 75’s in the Czech National Police force after extensive research into this 9mm handgun. The P-01 is:

· Designed for law enforcement and military duty

· Excellent for discrete carry as well with its compact size

· Equipped with a decocker for those who prefer hammer-down carry

· Created with an accessory rail that accepts any of the industry-standard lights and lasers to support use in low lighting environments

CZ-USA P-07 9mm 15 round Polymer Frame Handgun

The CZ P-07 features many beneficial interchangeable options for a handgun and designed to wear well. It boasts:

· Being adaptable to your individual needs from police servicing to home protection to effective shooting range targeting

· Interchangeable backstraps

· A nitrated slide finish

· An updated design that is more corrosion resistant

· Being comfortable for all-day carry with no sharp, horned edges, an updated trigger shape, a snag-free hammer, and forward cocking serrations

· An interchangeable safety and decocker that can be swapped within a few minutes with minimal tools

CZ-USA CZ 75 SP-01 with Variations Available

The CZ 75 SP-01 is a full-sized handgun that includes the latest manufacturing technology and enhanced ergonomic design from the past NATO approved model. This popular choice of firearm comes in multiple variations based on the needs and wants of the individual, two of the best are the CZ-USA CZ 75 SP-01 Tactical 9mm 18+1 DA/SA Pistol with Tritium Night Sights and the CZ-USA CZ 75 SP-01 9mm 18+1 4.6" Pistol - Manual Safety. Both feature:

· An integral 1913 accessory rail

· Rubber grip panels for that soft absorbing feel without decreasing accuracy

· A corrosion resistant finish

· An extended beavertail designed to increase protection of the shooter's strong hand and support a deeper, more secure grip

CZ-USA CZ 75 SP-01 Tactical 9mm 18+1 DA/SA Pistol with Tritium Night Sights

This tactical variant of the SP-01 model is great for those looking for an ambidextrous decocker in place of the manual safety.

While there are many great benefits to this model, it should be noted that this firearm is not a handgun approved by the CA Department of Justice.

CZ-USA CZ 75 SP-01 9mm 18+1 4.6" Pistol - Manual Safety

This compact CZ 75 SP-01 features a manual safety, in addition to:

· A design supportive of military and law enforcement jobs, so much so that it is currently being used by our federal government to combat terrorism

· Superior handling characteristics and exceptional accuracy making it very effective for sport and target shooting

FNH FNS-C 9mm 3.6" Barrel 12+1 / 17 Round Handgun

The FNS-9 Compact is an excellent choice for those looking to carry a concealed weapon. It features:

· A 3.6”-barrel, snag-free cuts, and striker fire for excellent concealment and a quick draw

· A larger dot on the front sight to support better, faster target acquisition

· Autoloading capabilities

· A Fully-ambidextrous slide stop lever and magazine release

· No manual safety so you should be a skilled gun owner for this product and not best for being kept at home with children in the house

CZ-USA 91258 CZ 75 SP-01 Phantom 9mm 18+1 DA/SA Pistol with Decocker

The SP-01 Phantom is a highly in-demand handgun. The current Phantom:

· Has benefited in recent times greatly from years of technological and industry development in new polymers

· Features interchangeable backstraps and mag compatibility for good customization options

· An ambidextrous decocker in place of the manual safety for a quick draw which is beneficial when needed, but needs be stored very safely in the home

You should be aware though that this firearm is not approved by the CA Department of Justice.

Sig Sauer P320 Full Size 9mm With Rail Comes with 2 17rd Magazines

Taking into consideration the input of many military and police officers, the P320 is designed for servicemen. It offers its users:

· An exceptional level of safety not commonly found on most modern service pistols

· Removable fire control assembly

· A customizable design for any hand size or duty requirement

· Quick conversion capabilities from a full-size to a carry pistol

· The ability to change between calibers and barrel lengths

· Both a standard trigger and a tabbed safety trigger option for specific law enforcement

· No external safety or decocking lever to snag

· A completely ambidextrous design

· Systems that specifically prohibit takedown of the firearm

· Easy disassembly options without tools or trigger manipulation

Taurus Millennium PT111 G2 Stainless Bi-Tone 9mm Polymer Grip Sub Compact 9mm

This lightweight, thin profile, firearm is one of the top selling sub-compact guns in the entire United States. The Taurus PT111 G2 is ideal for concealed carry and boasts:

· A customizable, Genuine Picatinny Rail accessory rail

· High-profile sights

· An aggressive, textured grip for comfort holding

· Melted edges for easier concealment

· Taurus Security System (TSS), which offer advanced security capabilities to ensure your safety and yet also provide you with a quick defense firearm

Affordable Handguns for Sale from DEGuns

For military, law enforcement, and individuals seeking an extra form of personal protection, 9mm handguns in many instances are an excellent choice of firearm. With only the highest quality 9mm handguns on the market, DEGuns specializes in providing reliable and accurate guns to registered buyers at competitive prices. We work hard to stock up on the most popular guns, ammo, and accessories, so you can find exactly what you need; plus, if you can’t find what you’re looking for, we will make sure to find it for you and ship it out right away. With a wide array of 9mm handguns available, take the time to browse our collection online in the comfort of your own home. We know it’s not always easy to decide which 9mm handgun is best for you, so if you have any questions at all, feel free to call us at 402-875-6500 or contact us online. Our team of experts will be more than happy to assist you.

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Taurus PT111 Millennium Pro G2 Brown Frame 12+1  1-111031G2-12B Taurus PT111 Millennium Pro G2 Brown Frame 12+1 1-111031G2-12B

With its lightweight 22 oz. polymer frame, thin profile, and ramped 3.2 inch barrel, the newly designed Taurus PT111 G2 is the ideal concealed carry handgun. The PT 111 Millennium G2 features an accessory rail, high-profile sights, an aggressive,
textured grip and melted edges for added comfort and easy concealment. This is not only Taurus' best selling firearm but one of the best selling sub-compact handguns in the US. The Taurus millennium pro G2 is equipped with 2-12 round magazines.

UPC: 725327612537

Our Price: $316.89
Sale Price: $219.99
Savings: $96.90
Taurus PT111 G2C 9mm Compact Pistol 3.2" 1-G2C931-12 725327616030 Taurus PT111 G2C 9mm Compact Pistol 3.2" 1-G2C931-12

The Taurus G2C is the next development of the compact pistol from the Brazilian manufacturer.
Like the Millennium, Millennium Pro and G2 before it, the G2C is an excellent choice for
concealed carry applications. The Taurus PT111 G2C is packed with features making this an easy
to shoot and easier to carry pistol. Do a little research and you will see that the Taurus PT111 9mm
is highly touted as being a accurate, reliable, and durable while being offered at a lower price range
than some of their competitors.
Specifications and Features:
  • Taurus G2C Semi Automatic Pistol
  • 9x19mm Parabellum Caliber
  • 3.2" Barrel
  • 12 Round detachable box magazine
  • Compact polymer frame
  • DAO trigger system
  • Three Dot adjustable sights
  • Loaded Chamber Indicator
  • Accessory Rail
  • Overall length 6.2"
  • Overall weight 22 oz
  • Black
SKU 1-G2C931-12
UPC: 725327616030

Our Price: $318.00
Sale Price: $219.99
Savings: $98.01
Taurus PT111 G2 9mm Sub-Compact Handgun 1-111031G2-12 725327610601 Taurus Millennium PT111 G2 Stainless Bi-Tone 9mm Polymer Grip Sub Compact 9mm

With its lightweight 22 oz. polymer frame, thin profile, and ramped 3.2 inch barrel, the newly designed Taurus PT111 G2 is the ideal concealed carry handgun. The PT 111 Millennium G2 features an accessory rail, high-profile sights, an aggressive,
textured grip and melted edges for added comfort and easy concealment. This is not only Tauru's best selling firearm but one of the best selling sub-compact handguns in the US. The taurus millennium pro g2 is equipped with 2-12 round magazines.

MFG: 1-111039G2-12
UPC:
725327610915






Stealth Operator Holster


Extra 12rd Magazine ONLY $29.99




Our Price: $299.99
Sale Price: $249.99
Savings: $50.00
CZ-USA 91086 P-07 9mm 15 round Polymer Frame Handgun CZ-USA 91086 P-07 9mm 15 round Polymer Frame Handgun

The CZ P-07 is the updated version of the CZ 75 P-07 Duty. The debut of the full-size P-09 last year brought refined lines and interchangeable backstraps to our polymer Omega line. This year the compact-sized P-07 follows suit, with new features and a nitrated slide finish that wears longer and has increased corrosion resistance. The pistol as a whole has been dehorned, removing any sharp edges to make it more comfortable for all-day carry.

Like the P-09, the P-07’s safety and decocker are interchangeable with a few minutes and minimal tools. Add to that small, medium and large backstraps and an integrated 1913 Picatinny rail on the dust cover and the P-07 is adaptable to the shooter and their needs, from service pistol to bedside protector to the envy of the shooting range.

The P-07 shares the P-09’s updated trigger shape which is more comfortable for long days at the range, as well as its snag-free hammer and forward cocking serrations. Metal 3-dot sights and a beefed up magazine spring round out the bevy of updates, resulting in the best P-07 we’ve had to date.
Specifications and Features:

CZ P-07 Semi Automatic Pistol 91086
9mm Luger
3.75" Barrel
15 Rounds
Polymer Frame
Stippled Grips
Interchangeable back straps
Omega trigger system with interchangeable safety and decoking lever
Mil-Std-1913 Picatinny accessory rail
Fixed Three dot sights
Overall Length 7.2"
Height 5.3"
Width 1.46"
Overall Weight with empty magazine 27.7 oz.
Black

SKU: 91086
UPC: 806703910864

Our Price: $510.00
Sale Price: $439.99
Savings: $70.01
FNH FNS-C 9mm 3.6" Barrel 17 Round Handgun FNH FNS-C 9mm 3.6" Barrel 12+1 / 17 Round Handgun

The FNS-9 Compact has the same features found in the standard FNS-9, but has a 3.6" barrel and snag-free cuts for better concealment and a faster draw. A larger dot on the front sight helps for faster target acquisition, while the included two 12 round magazines and one 17-round magazine ensure that you have the right amount of firepower when you need it.

Caliber: 9mm
Magazines Included:
2-12 Round, 1-17 Round
Operation: Double-Action
Sights: Fixed 3-Dot
Barrel Length:
3.6"
Weight Empty:
23.4 Ounces
Overall Length:
6.7"
Safety: No Manual
Country of Manufacture:
USA
SKU: 66719
UPC: 845737004323

Our Price: $599.00
Sale Price: $449.99
Savings: $149.01
Sig Sauer P320 Full size 9mm With Rail Comes with 2 17rd Magazines and Holster 320F-9-BSS 798681474295 Sig Sauer P320 Full size 9mm With Rail Comes with 2 17rd Magazines

Taking into account the input of military and police training officers, the P320 provides an exceptional level of safety not commonly found on most modern service pistols. Unlike its competition, the Sig Sauer P320 does not require the operator to pull the trigger nor use a special tool to take-down the firearm for cleaning or maintenance.Featuring a modular grip frame and removable fire control assembly designed by SIG SAUER, the P320 is customizable to any hand size or duty requirement. The Sig Sauer P320 can quickly be converted from a Full-size to a Carry pistol. Slide and barrel conversions allow the P320 to change between calibers and barrel lengths as well. This Model shown is chambered in 9mm.

The Sig Sauer P320 has a short, crisp trigger pull with a quick, pronounced reset right out-of-the-box. The P320 comes in two trigger variants: a standard trigger and a tabbed safety trigger for specific law enforcement. Featuring the SIG SAUER internal safety system, the P320 has no external safety or decocking lever to snag or hang up on. A frame-mounted thumb safety version will be available for law enforcement needs. SIGLITE night sights come standard, and the reversible magazine release makes the P320 completely ambidextrous.

The P320 features a unique 5-point safety system that is unique the P320 amongst striker-fire systems.

  • Striker Safety
  • Disconnected Safety
  • 3-point take down safety system
  • Takedown is prohibited without the removal of the magazine
  • System prohibits takedown of the handgun without the slide being locked to the rear.
  • Rotation of takedown lever allows disassembly without tools or trigger manipulation

Item SKU Number:
320F-9-BSS
Caliber: 9mm
Action Type:
Striker Fired DAO
Trigger Pull:
5.5-7.5 pounds
Overall Length:
8 inches
Overall Height:
5.5 inches
Overall Width:
1.4 inches
Barrel Length:
4.7 inches
Sight Radius:
6.6 inches
Weight with magazine:
29.4 ounces
Magazine Capacity:
17 rounds
Sights: SIGLITE Night Sights
Grips: Interchangeable Polymer
Frame Finish:
Stainless Insert
Slide Finish:
Nitron
Accessory Rail:
Yes
Features: Quick and safe take-down with no tools or trigger manipulation required, double-action striker fire operating system, SIGLITE Night Sights, comes with 2 magazines

UPC: 798681474295

Our Price: $579.99
Sale Price: $579.99
CZ 75 SP-01 9mm 19RD with Manual Safety CZ-USA CZ 75 SP-01 9mm 18+1 4.6" Pistol - Manual Safety 91152

Designed as the first full sized handgun from CZ to feature the improved manufacturing technology and ergonomics of the NATO-approved CZ 75 Compact P-01 model, the CZ 75 SP-01 features an integrated 1913 accessory rail, rubber grip panels, and CZ's corrosion resistant black polycoat finish. An extended beavertail helps to protect the shooter's strong hand as well as allowing for a deeper and more secure grip.
Designed as a military and law enforcement duty sidearm, the CZ 75 SP-01 is currently in use by security forces fighting the war on terrorism. Thanks to its superior handling characteristics and exceptional accuracy, the CZ 75 SP-01 is popular for use in sport and target shooting.
Specifications:
  • Caliber: 9mm
  • Magazines Included: 2-18 Round
  • Action: DA/SA
  • Safety: Manual Thumb Safety
  • Sights: Tritium Insert 3-Dot Night Sights
  • Barrel: 4.6" Cold Hammer Forged
  • Overall Length: 8.15"
  • Height: 5.79"
  • Width: 1.46"
  • Weight: 2.4 Pounds
SKU 91152
UPC 806703911526

Our Price: $679.71
Sale Price: $589.99
Savings: $89.72
CZ 75 P-01 Compact 9mm Handgun 91199 806703911991 CZ 75 P-01 Compact 9mm Handgun with Rail 91199

The P-01 9mm was designed for Law Enforcement and Military duty, but its compact size and the reduced weight due to its forged alloy frame made it ideal for discrete carry as well.
Equipped with a decocker, the P-01 provides convenience for those who prefer hammer-down carry.
The 1913 accessory rail easily accepts any of the industry-standard lights and lasers to assist low-light use.
After 3 years of some of the most aggressive small arms testing ever, the CZ P-01 won the honor of replacing the CZ 75s previously used by the Czech National Police.
For many years, the P-01 carried an NSN engraved on its frame, making it the first NATO-spec pistol ever available to the public.
Recently, the factory decided to upgrade the slide stop spring which in turn means the current models may not carry the NSN.
Specifications:
  • Caliber: 9mm
  • Magazine Capacity: 14
  • Magazines included: 2
  • Frame: Aluminum
  • Grips: Rubber
  • Trigger Mechanism: DA/SA
  • Sights: Fixed
  • Barrel: Cold Hammer Forged
  • Barrel Length: 3.8 Inches
  • Weight: 1.75 Pounds
  • Overall Length: 7.2 Inches
  • Height: 5.03 Inches
  • Width: 1.38 Inches
  • Safety: Decocking lever, safety stop on hammer, firing pin block safety
SKU 91199
UPC 806703911991

Our Price: $627.00
Sale Price: $589.99
Savings: $37.01
CZ 75 SP-01 9MM TACTICAL 18RD CZ-USA 91153 CZ 75 SP-01 Tactical 9mm 18+1 DA/SA Pistol with Tritium Night Sights

The Tactical variant of the venerable SP-01 pistols from CZ features an ambidextrous decocker in place of the manual safety on the standard SP-01 pistols.
With the same improved manufacturing technology and ergonomics of the NATO approved CZ 75 compact P-01 pistols, the CZ 75 SP-01 is a full sized handgun with a 4.6" barrel length.
Featuring an integral 1913 accessory rail, rubber grip panels, and CZ's corrosion resistant black polycoat finish.
The 75 SP-01 is equipped with an extended beavertail to protect the shooter's strong hand, allowing for a deeper and more secure grip, and checkering in key areas on the front and back straps, as well as a redistributed mass from the accessory rail, noticebly reduces the perceived recoil from previous models.
Specifications:

  • Caliber: 9mm
  • Sights: Fixed Night Sights
  • Barrel Length: 4.6"
  • Overall Length: 8.15"
  • Height: 5.79"
  • Weight: 40.5 Ounces
  • Width: 1.46"
  • Action: Double Action/Single Action with Decocker
  • Magazines Included: 2-18 Round
*Note: This firearm is not a CA DOJ Approved Handgun.
SKU 91153
UPC 806703911533

Our Price: $749.00
Sale Price: $659.99
Savings: $89.01