49 Best Handguns

What is the best handgun? Shew, that's a tough one. Everyone has so many opinions, and you know what they say about opinions. 

However, at GunCritic we're all about making the best lists possible. So we asked our team this question: "What is the best handgun?"

We got a ton of responses, a few arguments, and most importantly a lot of laughs. Whether you're looking for the best handgun for concealed carry or just the best handgun for your buck, we think you'll be happy with this list.

Feel free to upvote and downvote our selections to rank your favorites. Also, let us know if we missed your favorite. Oh, and if you're in the market to buy, you can click on any of the handguns listed below to be taken to our page listing the best prices we can find for that handgun online.

Enjoy!
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Glock 19

From $556.09

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Glock 19

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GunCritic Score

97%

User Rating

99%

2
Glock 43

From $437.21

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Glock 43

0

GunCritic Score

96%

User Rating

99%

3
Glock 17

From $536.66

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Glock 17

0

GunCritic Score

97%

User Rating

99%

4
Glock 43X

From $525.95

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Glock 43X

0

GunCritic Score

100%

User Rating

99%

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Glock 19 Gen 5

From $0.00

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Glock 19 Gen 5

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GunCritic Score

95%

User Rating

99%

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Glock 19X

From $591.18

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Glock 19X

0

GunCritic Score

98%

User Rating

99%

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Glock 23

From $529.00

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Glock 23

0

GunCritic Score

97%

User Rating

99%

8
Colt 1911

From $1517.66

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Colt 1911

0

GunCritic Score

96%

User Rating

99%

9
Beretta M9

From $694.99

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Beretta M9

0

GunCritic Score

95%

User Rating

99%

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Ruger LCP

From $252.52

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Ruger LCP

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GunCritic Score

93%

User Rating

99%