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Taurus GX4 T.O.R.O. Micro-Compact 9mm Pistol Review (VIDEO)

The GX4 Taurus Optic Ready Option (T.O.R.O.) micro-compact 9mm handgun gets some range time with Patrick Sweeney.

Patrick Sweeney brings the Taurus GX4 T.O.R.O. micro-compact 9mm pistol to the range for a testing.


  • Easy take-down pin for disassembly
  • Flat-face, serrated trigger for better comfort and control
  • Magazine and grip cuts to aid in magazine stripping if required
  • Reversible magazine release
  • Signature indexing and recoil management pad (RMP)
  • Taurus Optic Ready Option T.O.R.O.

Taurus GX4 T.O.R.O. Specifications

  • Item Number: 1-GX4MP931-10
  • UPC: 7-25327-93659-6
  • Caliber: 9mm Luger
  • Capacity: 10 Rounds
  • Front Sight: Fixed
  • Rear Sight: Drift Adjustable
  • Action Type: SAO
  • Frame Size: Micro-compact
  • Barrel Length: 3.06 In.
  • Overall Length: 6.05 In.
  • Overall Height: 4.40 In.
  • Overall Width: 1.08 In.
  • Overall Weight: 18.70 Oz. (Unloaded)
  • Twist Rate: 1:10 - Inch Rh Twist
  • Grooves: 6
  • Frame Material: Stainless Steel
  • Frame Finish: Matte Stainless
  • Slide Material: Alloy Steel
  • Slide Finish: Gas Nitride
  • Barrel Material: Stainless Steel
  • Barrel Finish: Satin Black DLC Coating
  • Safety: Trigger, Striker Block

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