NEW 30 Super Carry Shield EZ from Smith & Wesson

smith & Wesson Shield EZ 30 Super Carry

Today we learned of two new pistols in the Shield EZ line from Smith & Wesson. What sets these two new models apart? Simple, they're in a brand new caliber, the 30 Super Carry. What is 30 Super Carry? Check out our article on the new caliber >>HERE<< for more information.

The new Shield EZ remains largely unchanged from previous iterations aside from the new caliber. Shooters still have the option of choosing a manual safety lever, or omitting it, this being the reason why two new models have been introduced. A benefit of the reduced diameter rounds is an increase in capacity, up to 10+1 rounds of 30 Super Carry fit in the gun, opposed to 8+1 of 9x19 or 380ACP. Interestingly, the external extractor seems to have gone away in favor of a new component, elsewhere on the gun.  MSRP is $521 on the gun, though street prices are likely to be lower.

smith & Wesson Shield EZ 30 Super Carry

30 Super Carry Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Details

Smith & Wesson is excited to introduce ytheir S&W® Shield™ EZ® in a new caliber! Offering the Shield EZ chambered in Federal® 30 Super Carry™ the Shield EZ pistol features an 10+1 round capacity and a 3.675” barrel, ships with two 10 round magazines that feature a load assist tab for quick, easy loading, as well as a picatinny-style equipment rail to accommodate accessories. The pistol also features an optimal M&P pistol 18-degree grip angle for a natural point of aim, white-dot front and adjustable white-dot rear sights, and a light, crisp trigger!

 

Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Chambered in 30 Super Carry.

  • Easy to rack slide.
  • Crisp, light trigger with tactile and audible reset.
  • Includes 2 easy-to-load magazines.
  • Grip safety.
  • Magazine offers 10+1 round capacity.
  • Windage adjustable, White Dot Rear Sight.
  • Disassembles without pulling trigger.
  • Grip texture optimized to size and recoil.
  • Tactile Loaded Chamber Indicator (TLCI).
  • Picatinny-Style Rail.
  • Perfect size for nightstand, carry or a day at the range.
  • Reversible magazine release.
  • Optimal 18-degree grip angle for natural point of aim.
  • Armornite® – Durable, Corrosion Resistant Finish.
  • Backed by Smith & Wesson’s Lifetime Service Policy
More Information
  • Safety: Thumb and Grip Safety
  • Chamber Length: 0 in.
  • Frame Finish: Black
  • Front Sight: White Dot
  • Rear Sight: 2 Dot
  • Grips: Aggressive Texture
  • Finish: Black
  • Firing System: Internal Hammer
  • Frame Material: Polymer
  • Trigger: Tactile & Audible Reset
  • Magazine Type: Double Stack Magazine
  • Barrel Configuration: Single
  • Rifled Barrel: Yes
  • Minimum Pull Length: 0 in.
About Daniel Reedy 290 Articles
Daniel holds instructor certifications from Rangemaster, Agile Training & Consulting, and the NRA. He has received training from Craig Douglas, Tom Givens, and Steve Fisher among others. He also has experience competing in USPSA, CAS, 3 Gun, and Steel Challenge. In his free time Daniel enjoys petting puppies and reading the Constitution. His work is also published by AmmoLand, Recoil Concealment, and Air Force Times. Daniel has also written and edited for The Kommando Blog.

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