From time to time, we’ll go back and forth on what to recommend to readers who ask us, “what are your top picks for a 9mm concealed carry handgun?”

Generally, if it works with your particular build and shooting style — more power to you. We love the 9×19 mm cartridge because it’s versatile, easy to use, and blazingly accurate. Our list was carefully gleaned from both staff favorites as well as leading industry sales. Check our list and see how it compares to your top picks for 9 mm concealed carry handguns.

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Glock 19 Gen 4
The Glock 19 is the quintessential off-duty police pistol. It has since become a tried and true choice for concealed carriers. The Glock 19 Gen 4 is a double stack compact pistol great for open carry as well as concealed carry. Extremely lightweight, precise as a metronome at ranges other pistols fail, and easy to fire, there’s more reasons to carry a Glock 19 than not. Features of the Glock 19 Gen 4 include:

Interchangeable grips
Striker fire, 5.5 lb trigger pull
Standard magazine capacity of 15 rounds
Rail for mounting laser and light optics
If you’re able to carry a double stack full capacity handgun that fits the compact profile, the Glock 19 is always a good choice.

MSRP: $539

NOTE: Can’t carry the Glock 19 for convenience reasons? Go with the tried and true “baby Glock”, the Glock 26. Chambered in the same caliber and offering all the versatility of the classic G19, the G26 is very favored by off-duty law enforcement who prioritize concealment over size.

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Glock 43

For those who strictly adhere to the policy of “never being seen, always heard”, the Glock 43 is a top pick. Released in 2015, this pistol is an extremely slim, reliable single stack. There are other single stacks on the market that got there before the G43 but Glock definitely brought their own weight to bear.

Features include:

Striker fire, 5.5 lb trigger pull
Slim profile and design
MSRP: $549.99