Springfield Armory XD-S 4.0

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Springfield Armory XD-S 4 right side

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Summary: The description, specs, pricing, photos and user ratings for the Springfield Armory XD-S 4.0 pistol.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Springfield Armory XD-S 4.0 semiauto pistol is built on a black, single-stack, polymer frame, and chambered in 9mm or .45 ACP. It’s a new version of Springfield’s standard XD-S pistol, the primary difference being a longer (4″) barrel. Other features include:

The XD-S 4.0 from the right, with the standard/flush magazine.

The XD-S 4.0 from the right, with the standard/flush magazine.

  • A 4″ steel barrel with a melonite finish and a fully supported ramp;
  • a steel slide with rear grip serrations and either a black melonite finish or a stainless finish (not pictured);
  • a captive, dual recoil spring;
  • a fiber-optic front sight;
  • a dove-tailed rear sight;
  • a striker-fired action;
  • a short-reset trigger with a drop safety (i.e., a lever in the trigger like a Glock);
  • a firing pin safety;
  • a left-side slide catch;
  • a left-side take-down lever;
  • a manual grip safety;
  • a loaded chamber indicator arm on the right;
  • a fail-safe disassembly mechanism that prevents you from manipulating the disassembly level if a magazine remains in the gun;
  • an ambidextrous magazine release;
  • an external extractor;
  • Springfield’s All-Terrain texturing on the grip and the front of the trigger guard;
  • a picatinny accessory rail;
  • thumb rests at the top of the grips;
  • two interchangeable backstraps to accommodate different hand sizes;
  • one stainless steel, flush-fit magazine; and
  • one stainless steel, extended magazine.

The Specs

Caliber Capacity OAL BBL Width Height Weight
9mm 7+1, 9+1 7″ 4″ .9″ 4.4″ 25 oz. with empty, flush-fit magazine
.45 ACP 5+1, 7+1 7″ 4″ .9″ 4.4″ 25 oz. with empty, flush-fit magazine


MSRP: $599 (black)
MSRP: $669 (two-tone)

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The XD-S 4.0 from the left with the extended magazine.

The XD-S 4.0 from the left with the extended magazine.

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