OVERVIEW


    Do you need an affordable pistol for home defense?  Perhaps you're unfamiliar with handguns and want something that is easy to use but don't know where to start.  Or maybe you just need that extra pistol in your collection.  The Smith & Wesson SD9VE is a great option to fill all of these roles.

    SD9VE 9MM

    SMITH & WESSON

    The SD9 series was created precisely to be an affordable, easy to use self-defense handgun.  This no-frills model is similar in form and function to most other polymer frame pistols on the market today.  While the low cost may concern some, the fact that it is a Smith & Wesson ensures you are getting a quality firearm.

    The SD9VE is a full size, polymer frame, and striker fired pistol much like Smith & Wesson's M&P Series, the Springfield XD line, and Glock models.  It is simple to operate and easy to learn for even the most inexperienced users.  Important features include:

    Polymer Frame

    Chambered in 9mm

    16 Round Magazine

    SDT

    Picatinny Rail

    Textured Grip

    Textured Finger Locater

    White 3-Dot Sights

    FEATURES


    SD9VE 9MM

    SMITH & WESSON

    • Caliber: 9mm
    • Capacity: 16+1
    • Barrel Length: 4"
    • Overall Length: 2"
    • Weight: 4 oz (unloaded)
    • Trigger Pull: 8 lbs

    Pros

    Easy to Use

    Reliable

    Textured Grip Design

    Cost

    Cons

    Heavy Trigger

    Slide Lock Issues 

    Sights

    CONCLUSION


    SMITH & WESSON SD9VE 9MM

    The SD9 series is extremely impressive for the cost.  No other major manufacturer of pistols is currently making a gun at this price point with this many features or reliability.  The easy to use design is great for novice users, and experienced shooters will find the controls familiar.

    While the trigger pull is heavy and spongy, it won't really matter if the time ever comes when you need to rely on this pistol to protect your home.  Train yourself, attach a weapon light, and rest easy knowing that if you need a high quality, low price pistol for self-defense your SD9 will not let you down.