There is no denying the fact that 9mm handguns are the most popular nowadays and it’s easy to understand why. Most 9mm pistols are lightweight, which means they are easy to carry, yet powerful enough to provide a respectable stopping power if needed. Although you don’t buy a firearm with the intention to use it against a living target, you want something capable of keeping you safe if the need arises.
In this regard, 9mm caliber pistols are perhaps the most widespread and easy to acquire pistols, which explains why they’re the number one most popular and widely used handguns not only in the United States but all over the world. With this in mind, let us find out what are the best 9mm pistols in the world and what are the characteristics that make them so popular to begin with.
10Glock 17 Gen 4
To this day, the Glock Model 17 is one of the most widespread handguns in the world, a popularity that drove Glock Ges.m.b.H to release an updated version of the pistol, one that enjoys not only a better magazine release but a much better overall construction as well. Along with the improved magazine release, the Gen 4 Glock 17 also benefits from a larger magazine capacity, a dual recoil spring assembly, and three adjustable back straps to further its maneuverability.