Glock 19 Gen 4
|1||Length (Overall)**||185 mm | 7.28 inch|
|2||Slide Length||174 mm | 6.85 inch|
|3||Width (Overall)||32 mm | 1.26 inch|
|4||Slide Width||25,5 mm | 1.0 inch|
|5||Height incl.Mag.||128 mm | 5.04 inch|
|6||Line of Sight (Polymer)||153 mm | 6.02 inch|
|Line of Sight (Steel)||152 mm | 5.98 inch|
|Line of Sight (GNS)||151 mm | 5.94 inch|
|7||Trigger Distance**||70 mm | 2.76 inch|
*FOR GEN4/GEN5 MODELS: Check out the Gen5 and Gen4 Technology area for medium/large backstraps.
Technical Data are rounded and do not reflect tolerances – they may be altered without notice! Subject to technical changes.
One of the biggest questions potential Glock buyers have is what are the differences between Glock Gen 4 vs Gen 5? Glocks are known for making huge leaps in their different generations, but there are some notable differences in the generations.
I’m going to start with the overall looks and this article will be mostly focused on the Glock 19 Gen 4 vs Gen 5 but most of these changes are carried over to other models in the Glock lineup.