Originally Posted by falseharmonix
Id like to throw in my opinion too. Have you considered the KelTec PF9? I just picked one up for around $300 with tax. Its 7+1, and can handle +p loads (manufacturer suggests that you do so sparingly) Its very slim. I am a small guy, and this thing disappears on my body. It has a trigger pull that I think is similar to a DAO revolver.
I have had one for a couple of years. I would guess about 500 rounds thought it and never a malfunction of any kind, handles every brand ammo that I have tried. Also lazer sights are available for them now.