Beretta 96 Summary

The 96 by Beretta is a short recoil semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1992 - 2005 which sells new for $715.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $475.00. It's caliber is listed at .40 S&W with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 985 to 1325 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 355 to 500 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 135 to 180 grains. The Beretta 96 has fixed 3-dot sights, a plastic grip, anodized aluminum frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 11-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 12 rounds. The 96 has a recoil factor of 6.46 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 178651.

Glock 20 Gen4 Summary

The 20 Gen4 by Glock is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2012 which sells new for $687.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $460.00. It's caliber is listed at 10mm Auto with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 1030 to 1400 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 425 to 587 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 135 to 200 grains. The Glock 20 Gen4 has fixed, white dot front, white square U rear sights, a integrated polymer grip, polymer frame, and a Glock single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 15-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 16 rounds. The 20 Gen4 has a recoil factor of 9.91 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 199808.

Comparison Chart

Title:Beretta 96Glock 20 Gen4
Caliber:.40 S&W10mm Auto
Common Name:.40 Smith & Wesson AutoN/A
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:1992 - 20052012
MV:From 985 to 1325 ft/secFrom 1030 to 1400 ft/sec
ME:From 355 to 500 ft-lbFrom 425 to 587 ft-lb
WT:From 135 to 180 grainsFrom 135 to 200 grains
Brand Name:BerettaGlock
Model Number:9620 Gen4
Retail Price:$715.00$687.00
Used Price:$475.00$460.00
Action:short recoil semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:double-action (DA/SA)Glock single-action (SA)
Safety Type:slide mounted safety/decock lever'Safe Action' trigger safety
Magazine Capacity:11-round15-round
Frame Material:anodized aluminumpolymer
Grip Type:plasticintegrated polymer
Sights:fixed 3-dotfixed, white dot front, white square U rear
Width:1.5-in1.28-in
Length:8.5-in7.6-in
Height:5.5-in5.47-in
Barrel:4.9-in4.61-in
Weight:34.4-oz30.7-oz
IDPA Power Factor:178651199808
Recoil Factor:6.46 ft-lb9.91 ft-lb
Total Capacity:12 rounds16 rounds