With concealed carry at its most popular, gun manufacturers are stepping up to create dozens of pocket-sized pistols and wheelguns for personal protection. These guns are extremely compact with aluminum alloy and polymer frames while other components help reduce weight while still offering plenty of firepower. Here are a number of new models hitting the market in early 2016.


Beretta Px4 Storm Subcompact

Bersa Thunder 380 Combat Plus

Bond Arms Patriot

Charter Arms Boomer

Heizer PKO45

Honor Defense Honor Guard

Iver Johnson Pocket Ace

Kimber K6s Revolver

Llama Micromax

North American Arms Sidewinder

Remington RM380

Rock Island Armory TCM Rock Ultra CCO & CS-L

Ruger LC9s

Ruger LCP Custom


Smith & Wesson M&P Shield Ported

Sphinx SDP Subcompact Alpha

Springfield XD-S 3.3” .40

Taylor’s & Co. Cattleman

Taurus Millennium G2

Walther PPS M2


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