Sig Sauer P226 Full Size vs Sig Sauer P229 Nitron Compact

Sig Sauer P226 Full Size facing right

Sig Sauer P226 Full Size

DA/SA Full-Sized Pistol Chambered in 9mm Luger, 40 S&W
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Sig Sauer P229 Nitron Compact facing left

Sig Sauer P229 Nitron Compact

DA/SA Compact Pistol Chambered in 9mm Luger, 357 Sig, 40 S&W

Dimensions

  Length L Height H Width W Weight W
P226 Full Size 7.7 in 5.5 in 1.5 in 34 oz
P229 Nitron Compact 7.1 in 5.4 in 1.5 in 34.4 oz

Details

  Barrel BBL Trigger Website
P226 Full Size 4.4 in DA/SA sigsauer.com
P229 Nitron Compact 3.9 in DA/SA sigsauer.com

Capacity

  9mm Luger 40 S&W 357 Sig
P226 Full Size 10 , 15 (+1) 10 , 12 (+1) -
P229 Nitron Compact 10 , 15 (+1) 10 , 12 (+1) 10 (+1)

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Parts & Accessories

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

P226 Full Size
P229 Nitron Compact
Freedom Carry IWB Holster
P226 Full Size
P229 Nitron Compact
SnapSlide OWB Holster
P226 Full Size
P229 Nitron Compact
DropSlide OWB Holster
P226 Full Size
Chest Rig