American Rifleman’s Joe Kurtenbach met up on the range with Smith & Wesson ]to check out for the first time the 12+1 capacity M&P9 M2.0 pistol.
The new concealed-carry pistol features the M2.0 feature set and subcompact frame, and is offered in 9 mm, 40 S&W and 45 Auto.
Introduced in spring of 2012, the M&P Shield pistol was designed as a reliable, lightweight, and slim striker-fired personal protection pistol.
In a broader announcement of nine new models in its M&P Shield M2.0 line, the Smith & Wesson Performance Center has unveiled an M&P Shield 2.0 that comes equipped with a slide cut for optics, and a red-dot sight
American Rifleman’s Joe Kurtenbach runs down the benefits and features of the smallest M&P9 M2.0 pistol to date.
Smith & Wesson has expanded its lineup with an M&P45 Shield M2.0 pistol with integrated Crimson Trace red or green laser.
Smith & Wesson rightly earned accolades for the M2.0 upgrade to its polymer-frame, striker-fired M&P family of pistols. Now, the downsized M2.0 Compact—featuring a 4" barrel and 15-round magazine in its 9 mm Luger configuration—takes aim at the duty/carry crossover market.
American Rifleman’s Mark Keefe reviews a budget-friendly and simple-to-operate .380 ACP pistol.