A gun enthusiast reviewing the Springfield XD 40 semiautomatic pistol for Ballistics101.com says he loves the gun, it has very reliable ammunition feed and ejection and it is accurate and comfortable to shoot. The high-quality pistol is safe, comfortable and easy to use, according to a review at ImpactGuns.com. Eighteen Springfield XD 40 customers reviewing the pistol at ImpactGuns gave it four stars out of five, as of 2015.
The XD 40 feels well-made and smooth and feels really good to hold, according to the Ballistics101.com writer. The Springfield XD 40 is sold in a plastic case with two 12-round magazines, a holster, a magazine holster, a mag loader and a gun lock. He writes that these extras are cool and save money. He said the Springfield XD is as accurate as any gun that Springfield's competitor Glock makes.
One of the customer reviewers at ImpactGuns.com calls it the best .40-caliber and great fun for the price. Another writes that it is the best auto-loader ever made. Another reviewer says he and his wife love the Springfield XD 40, and he gives five-star assessments only to products he would buy again. A fourth reviewer said he shot 800 cheap rounds through the pistol and it didn't jam. He said it fits his hand great, is easy to clean and he loves the double-safety features.