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Smith & Wesson M&P Shield Plus Tested (VIDEO)

Firearms News editor Vincent L. DeNiro reviews Smith & Wesson's new carry pistol, the M&P Shield Plus. He also explains why he may switch his carry pistol of the last 15 years to the Shield Plus.

Smith & Wesson M&P9 Shield Plus Specs

  • Type: Recoil operated, striker fired, semiautomatic
  • Cartridge: 9mm
  • Capacity: 10+1 rds., 13+1 rds.
  • Barrel: 3.1 in., stainless steel
  • Overall Length: 6.1 in.
  • Width: 1.1 in.
  • Height: 4.6 in.
  • Weight: 1 lb., 3.7 oz.
  • Finish: Armornite, black (stainless steel)
  • Sights: Steel; three white dots
  • Trigger: 5 lbs., 6 oz. (tested)
  • MSRP: $553
  • Manufacturer: Smith & Wesson, smith-wesson.com
Smith & Wesson M&P9 Shield Plus

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