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Stoeger STR9C
Stoeger STR9C
  • Price
  • Good trigger
  • Steel sights
  • Only one magazine included
  • Only one backstrap included, extras must be purchased
  • 5-year warranty instead of a lifetime warranty
Editor’s Note:

The Stoeger STR-9C is an extremely affordable entry into the world of optics-ready striker-fired polymer handguns. A 13+1 capacity, sub 5-lb crisp trigger, optics-ready slide, accessory rail, and interchangeable backstraps ensure that the STR-9C isn’t lagging behind the competition. At under $350, this compact pistol is tough to beat when it comes to performance per dollar.

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Stoeger STR-9C Specs

Barrel Length
3.8in / 4.2in
Magazine Capacity
10rd / 13rd / 15rd
Magazine Included
No / Yes
Magazine Type
Fixed / Removable
9mm Luger
Overall Length
6.9in / 7.4in
Stock Material

Stoeger STR-9C Features

13+1 capacity
Metal 3-dot sights
Interchangeable backstraps
Picatinny accessory rail

By The Numbers - Stoeger STR-9C

Accuracy was reasonable.
It didn’t miss a beat during testing.
You can add lights, lasers, optics, and holsters all you want.
It fits well in my hands but keep in my mind your mileage may vary.

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Taurus G2C


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Taurus G3C

Taurus G3C


“Overall a reliable and dependable CCW gun for a reasonable price (under $300). It’s certainly a step up from the G2C and usually only costs a few bucks more. Well worth the update!” – Johnny B.

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Taurus G3C TORO

Taurus G3C TORO


“Taurus provides reliable personal protection to a lot of folks who may be on a budget. Their G3C is a solid and cost-effective offering in a fairly saturated market. The Taurus G3C delivers a reliable, ergonomic, and economic CCW for the average person.” – Johnny B.

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CZ P10 C

CZ P10 C


The P-10 C is CZ’s entry into the world of compact, striker-fired, 9mm polymer handguns. They were able to bring an ergonomic, accurate, reliable, well-priced firearm to market in a race filled with stiff competition.

The CZ P-10 C focuses on reliability, ergonomics, and providing a good trigger in order to create a rugged, duty-ready ready compact pistol that stands out among the competition. This striker-fired pistol features a 4.02-inch barrel, fiber-reinforced polymer frame, metal sights, and a 15-round capacity.

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Canik TP9SF Elite

Canik TP9SF Elite


The Canik TP9SF Elite is the smallest gun in Canik’s TP9 lineup. It is ideal for those wanting a concealable gun that shoots like a larger pistol.

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final verdict

“The world of 25-ounce or less polymer-framed striker pistols is huge. This Stoeger fits right in. It has features that not every other gun out there possesses, is very reliable, and won’t break the bank too badly.” – Mike Hardesty

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