Kimber 1911 vs Springfield XD Sub-compact 3"

Kimber 1911 facing right

Kimber 1911

SAO Competition Pistol Chambered in 9mm Luger, 45 ACP
vs
Springfield XD Sub-compact 3" facing left

Springfield XD Sub-compact 3"

Striker-Fired Subcompact Pistol Chambered in 9mm Luger, 40 S&W
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Dimensions

  Length L Height H Width W Weight W
1911 8.7 in 5.25 in 1.28 in 38 oz
XD Sub-compact 3" 6.25 in 4.75 in 1.2 in 26 oz

Details

  Barrel BBL Trigger Website
1911 5 in SAO kimberamerica.com
XD Sub-compact 3" 3 in Striker-Fired springfield-armory.com

Capacity

  9mm Luger 45 ACP 40 S&W
1911 8 (+1) 8 (+1) -
XD Sub-compact 3" 13 , 16 (+1) - 9 , 12 (+1)

Notes

Springfield XD Sub-compact 3"

Extended mags add .75" in height

Side-by-Side
Side-by-Side Comparison Charts

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Tabletop
Tabletop Comparison

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Parts & Accessories

Choose from a selection of holsters, grips, lasers, and more

XD Sub-compact 3"
Chest Rig
XD Sub-compact 3"
DropSlide OWB Holster
XD Sub-compact 3"
Freedom Carry IWB Holster
XD Sub-compact 3"
Appendix Carry AIWB Holster
1911
XD Sub-compact 3"
SnapSlide OWB Holster