This new Beretta M9 pistol fires the 9mm round. It has a 5" barrel with an overall blued finish. This semi-auto pistol has an ambidextrous safety/decock and wood grips with a gold colored medallion showing "25". This Beretta is a 25th Anniversary Limited Edition pistol. Beretta is only making 2010 commemorative M9 series pistols and this is #1830. This very cool pistol comes with an extra set of plastic grips, manual, lock, hardcase, and two 15 round magazines.