SIG P220 Summary

The P220 by SIG is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2007 - 2015 which sells new for $1,290.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $950.00. It's caliber is listed at .45 Automatic with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 830 to 1140 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 333 to 573 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 165 to 230 grains. The SIG P220 has tritium fiber-optic front, night rear sights, a gray laminated wood grip, anodized aluminum frame, and a double-action (DA/SA) trigger. This handgun has a 8-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 9 rounds. The P220 has a recoil factor of 8.08 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 193665.

Smith & Wesson SW40GVE Summary

The SW40GVE by Smith & Wesson is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2004 which sells new for $379.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $275.00. 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 Smith & Wesson SW40GVE has white dot front, fixed 2 dot rear sights, a integrated polymer grip, NATO green polymer frame, and a striker single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 14-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 15 rounds. The SW40GVE has a recoil factor of 8.77 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 174720.

Comparison Chart

Title:SIG P220Smith & Wesson SW40GVE
Caliber:.45 Automatic.40 S&W
Common Name:.45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP).40 Smith & Wesson Auto
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:2007 - 20152004
MV:From 830 to 1140 ft/secFrom 985 to 1325 ft/sec
ME:From 333 to 573 ft-lbFrom 355 to 500 ft-lb
WT:From 165 to 230 grainsFrom 135 to 180 grains
Brand Name:SIGSmith & Wesson
Model Number:P220SW40GVE
Retail Price:$1,290.00$379.00
Used Price:$950.00$275.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:double-action (DA/SA)striker single-action (SA)
Safety Type:frame mounted decock lever
Magazine Capacity:8-round14-round
Frame Material:anodized aluminumNATO green polymer
Grip Type:gray laminated woodintegrated polymer
Sights:tritium fiber-optic front, night rearwhite dot front, fixed 2 dot rear
Width:1.5-inNo Data
Length:7.7-in7.25-in
Height:5.5-inNo Data
Barrel:4.4-in4-in
Weight:31.2-oz24.4-oz
IDPA Power Factor:193665174720
Recoil Factor:8.08 ft-lb8.77 ft-lb
Total Capacity:9 rounds15 rounds