Glock 20 Summary

The 20 by Glock is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1990 which sells new for $637.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $440.00. 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 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 has a recoil factor of 9.9 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 199757.

Smith & Wesson 908S Summary

The 908S by Smith & Wesson is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2003 - 2007 which sells new for $648.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $355.00. It's caliber is listed at 9mm Luger with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 985 to 1500 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 294 to 450 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 90 to 147 grains. The Smith & Wesson 908S has white dot front, fixed 2 dot rear sights, a straight backstrap wrap-around grip, aluminum alloy frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 8-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 9 rounds. The 908S has a recoil factor of 5.17 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 140192.

Comparison Chart

Title:Glock 20Smith & Wesson 908S
Caliber:10mm Auto9mm Luger
Common Name:N/A9mm Parabellum
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:19902003 - 2007
MV:From 1030 to 1400 ft/secFrom 985 to 1500 ft/sec
ME:From 425 to 587 ft-lbFrom 294 to 450 ft-lb
WT:From 135 to 200 grainsFrom 90 to 147 grains
Brand Name:GlockSmith & Wesson
Model Number:20908S
Retail Price:$637.00$648.00
Used Price:$440.00$355.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:Glock single-action (SA)double-action (DA/SA)
Safety Type:'Safe Action' trigger safetyslide mounted safety/decock lever
Magazine Capacity:15-round8-round
Frame Material:polymeraluminum alloy
Grip Type:integrated polymerstraight backstrap wrap-around
Sights:fixed, white dot front, white square U rearwhite dot front, fixed 2 dot rear
Width:1.27-inNo Data
Length:8.22-in6.813-in
Height:5.47-inNo Data
Barrel:4.6-in3.5-in
Weight:30.7-oz26-oz
IDPA Power Factor:199757140192
Recoil Factor:9.9 ft-lb5.17 ft-lb
Total Capacity:16 rounds9 rounds