In this Trijicon HD VS HD XR comparison guide, let's check them out side by side and decide which one works for your need.
Side By Side Comparison
Yes, there is a huge difference between them, especially the front sight post.
The HD XR night sights feature a thinner front sight post.
- Great night sight for any compatible pistols in low light
- Durable and long lasting Tritium phosphor lamp
- Can be used to rack slide in one handed slide operation
- Protective aluminum cylinders
- U shaped rear sight quickly draws the eye to the front sight post in all lighting conditions
- Quicker target acquisition than factory iron sights
- Thick front sight obscures the target, which can impact accuracy at longer ranges
Trijicon HD XR - What's Special?
- Thinner front sight posts opens up a larger field of view
- Increase aiming accuracy without total view obstruction
- Same features as the original HD
- Various color options to choose from
Wide Gun Model Compatibility
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