Glock 23 Summary

The 23 by Glock is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 1990 which sells new for $599.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $425.00. 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 Glock 23 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 13-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 14 rounds. The 23 has a recoil factor of 9.05 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 174764.

HK VP40 Summary

The VP40 by HK is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2015 which sells new for $719.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $575.00. 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 HK VP40 has 3-dot night sights sights, a integrated polymer grip, black polymer frame, and a striker single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 13-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 14 rounds. The VP40 has a recoil factor of 7.42 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 175113.

Comparison Chart

Title:Glock 23HK VP40
Caliber:.40 S&W.40 S&W
Common Name:.40 Smith & Wesson Auto.40 Smith & Wesson Auto
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:19902015
MV:From 985 to 1325 ft/secFrom 985 to 1325 ft/sec
ME:From 355 to 500 ft-lbFrom 355 to 500 ft-lb
WT:From 135 to 180 grainsFrom 135 to 180 grains
Brand Name:GlockHK
Model Number:23VP40
Retail Price:$599.00$719.00
Used Price:$425.00$575.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:Glock single-action (SA)striker single-action (SA)
Safety Type:'Safe Action' trigger safetyGlock-style trigger safety
Magazine Capacity:13-round13-round
Frame Material:polymerblack polymer
Grip Type:integrated polymerintegrated polymer
Sights:fixed, white dot front, white square U rear3-dot night sights
Width:1.18-in1.32-in
Length:7.36-in7.34-in
Height:4.99-in5.45-in
Barrel:4.01-in4.09-in
Weight:23.65-oz28.93-oz
IDPA Power Factor:174764175113
Recoil Factor:9.05 ft-lb7.42 ft-lb
Total Capacity:14 rounds14 rounds