Remington Model 870 SPS Super Magnum MAX Gobbler
This heavy-hitting 12-gauge pump shotgun interchangeably handles 2 ¾-inch, 3-, and 3 ½-inch shells. The gun comes in Realtree AP Green camo, with adjustable Knoxx "SpecOps" recoil-reducing stock, Williams "FireSights" syste, and has been drilled and tapped for a scope if desired. MSRP is $799. Outdoor Life Online Editor

One advantage of SHOT Show is writers have the chance to test many of the new products to give accurate reviews. Many guns are put side-by-side for comparison (and a little competition). This is a great chance to gauge trends in the industry and see which direction design is moving.