Top 5 Airsoft Pistols

Top 5 Airsoft Pistols for 2021

5 Best Airsoft Pistols for 2022

Sometimes, with airsoft guns, you're only as good as your sidearm. The moment when your main weapon runs out of ammo is make or break, and knowing you've got a reliable airsoft pistol in your belt can give you the support you need to get the win. If you only have an airsoft rifle or AEG, running out of ammo or power can leave you in a tough situation.

Our updated 2022 Airsoft Pistol Guide will help you choose a great side arm in a competition. Take a look at these top models for the New Year and bring your game to the next level.

Airsoft Guns come in a variety of price ranges, brands, styles, and features. There are hundreds of different airsoft firearms on the market, making it challenging to choose the best option. Our store has hundreds of airsoft guns, sniper rifles, spring, and Gas powered guns. In this article, we are focused on pistols which are primarily used as a side arm along with an AEG or Electric rifle.

SIG SAUER M17 Proforce Series

SIG SAUER M17 Proforce Series

SIG SAUER has been producing firearms since the mid-1800s, and now they're bringing that authenticity to the airsoft game. This full-metal and polymer pistol replica is durable, can be fully field stripped and features realistic blowback action, just like the real deal. The universal design of the M17 allows Co2 magazines to be used, but this version comes with a Green Gas magazine. This airsoft gun comes with front and rear iron sights and a small 20mm picatinny rail section along the bottom of the barrel can house a wide range of tactical accessories including flash lights or lasers. The adjustable hop-up accommodates various BB weights and ranges, giving you the most accurate shot every time. If authenticity and reliability are what you look for when choosing your next sidearm, then the M17 from SIG SAUER may be the perfect choice for you.

This model uses Green Gas, but there's also a Co2 model.

  • Color: Coyote Tan
  • 330 FPS (0.20g BB)
  • Magazine: 21rd
  • Weight: 2.6lbs
  • Green Gas / Propane or Co2 Powered
  • Realistic Blowback Action
  • Full Metal Top Slide
  • Field Strippable
  • Front & Rear Slide Serrations
  • Authentic SIG SAUER Trademarks
  • Ergonomic Polymer Grip
  • Adjustable Hop-up
  • Safe / Semi Auto

ASG CZ Shadow 2

ASG CZ Shadow 2

ASG has delivered a premium follow-up to their well-loved CZ Shadow. This upgrade features a full metal slide, frame, and barrel with a durable polymer grip, ergonomically designed for comfort and stability. No springs here: this semi-automatic Co2 gas powered pistol fires as fast as you can pull the trigger. Front and rear iron sights allow players to quickly and accurately zero in their targets without the need of an additional optic accessory. Coming in at a hot 330 FPS, this pistol makes for the perfect weapon in CQB competition or stealthy situations and can easily hit those hard to reach targets. Whether you're an avid airsoft enthusiast or just appreciate well made authentic replicas, the CZ Shadow 2 Gas Blowback Pistol from ASG satisfies the needs of both.

  • Color: Black / Blue
  • Magazine: 26rd
  • Inner Barrel: 110mm
  • Weight: 2.7lbs
  • 12g Co2 Powered
  • Full Metal Construction
  • Front and Rear Iron Sights
  • Ambidextrous Controls
  • Stainless Steel Recoil Spring Guide
  • Improved Slide Lock Design
  • Polymer Non-Slip Grip
  • 20mm Accessory Rail Beneath Barrel
  • Metal Co2 Magazine

VFC Glock G18 Gen3

VFC Glock G18 Gen3

Glock is the leading manufacturer of firearms worldwide, and looking at their simple, reliable, lightweight construction it's easy to see why. The Airsoft Glock design is internationally recognized and favored by many military and law enforcement agencies worldwide for being lightweight, reliable, and having a simple construction. Airsoft guns are commonly used for both competition, training, and firearm practice. This Generation 3 Glock feels just like the real deal, with its ergonomic grip, full metal slide and realistic gas blowback. The special extended magazine makes sure you have the upper hand when you're faced with multiple players, and the barrell rail means you can customize your experience with accessories that fit your style of play. Overall, this is a great versatile airsoft pistol that you can rely on in addition to an AEG.

  • Color: Black
  • 300 FPS (0.20g BB)
  • Propane / Green Gas Powered
  • Adjustable Hop Up
  • Extended Full Metal Magazine
  • Functional Glock Trigger Safety
  • Enlarged Magazine Catch
  • Realistic Replica
  • Fully Authentic Licensing by Glock
  • Mounted Iron Sights
  • Full Metal Slide
  • Mounted Accessory Rail

Beretta M92 A1

Beretta M92A1

This officially licensed Beretta M92 A1 sidearm is a perfect 1:1 scale replica of one of Beretta's finest pistols. Featuring licensed trademarks on both the slide and checkered grips, this M92 A1 variant features crisp CO2-powered blowback action that gives satisfying recoil with every semi-auto shot. It's metal construction makes this sidearm dependable and dependable. With it's adjustable hop up and 345 FPS with 0.20g BBs, this sidearm has both the range and accuracy you'd count on in an airsoft skirmish. The 22 BB drop-free magazine also holds a single 12g CO2 cartridge. The lower frame is railed for attaching aftermarket optics such as a light or laser combo for night fights as well!

  • Color: Black
  • Beretta Trademarks & Logo
  • 345 FPS with 0.20g BBs
  • Magazine: 22rds
  • Green Gas / Propane Powered
  • Lower Accessory Rail



Finally, the G&G GTP9 is the obvious choice for a reliable sidearm at an unbeatable price. G&G didn't skimp on quality: the GTP9 is fully metal, features realistic gas blowback and semi-automatic action. Take a look under the hood and you'll find high-grade internals including a revolutionary whirl cylinder valve for optimal reliability and performance. This airsoft pistol is powered by gas/propane, which is filled directly into the 27 round magazine. The integrated 20mm lower accessory rail is perfect for adding your favorite tactical flashlight or laser. With the 27 round mag, it packs a couple more punches than most airsoft pistols. And shooting at 350 FPS you'll definitely hit your targets. This airsoft pistol is reliable both in close-quarters and long-range. And it even comes with a carrying case to keep it protected while traveling!

  • 350 FPS (0.20g BB)
  • Magazine: 27rd
  • Textured Polymer Grip
  • Green Gas / Propane Powered
  • Front and Rear Slide Serrations
  • Carrying Case & Speedloader Included
  • Revolutionary Whirl Cylinder Valve
  • Lower Accessory Rail

With any of these pistols at your side, you'll be prepared to face off any airsoft battle. Let us know what you think!

All in all, you can't go wrong with any of these airsoft rifles for close-quarters interior fights or long-range outdoor battles. Take your pick and tell us what you think!

All of our airsoft guns can be purchased online at some of the best prices that you will find, and the quality is always top notch on all of our airsoft products. We also carry a big selection of airsoft accessories and airsoft gear!

Which Airsoft Gun Should I Buy? Here at we have a massive selection of airsoft guns of varying styles and types. Every gun type has a different role to play. Thus your choice will dramatically impact your playing style.

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