Best 9mm Handguns for under $750
One thing I’m asked quite often by people new to the gun, is what’s the best affordable handgun in any given caliber. Well, I’m here to tell you that there isn’t a one size fits all answer. After all, what fits well in my hand, may not fit well in yours. Furthermore, what my idea of affordable is, may not be your idea. But, I figured that I’d start a short series about this for anyone looking into various handguns for self or home-defense. So, what are the best 9mm handguns in the $300-$720 price range? Glad you asked:
In no particular order, here are the best “affordable” 9mm pistols and revolvers available on today’s market:
After I got out of the military, this was the gun I bought. I still have it, and likely always will. I have the full-size version, but there are compact XD9s available, as well. Unless you live in a magazine restricted state, this pistol in its full-size form is capable of holding 16+1. This polymer framed handgun has a slew of safety features, and is uber reliable. In fact, I’ve thrown just about any type of ammo I can find at mine, and am glad to say that after shooting thousands of rounds through it, I cannot recall a single malfunction.