GunVault Microvault Standard Digital Pistol Safe MV500-STD Review

Product Specifications

  • SIZE: 2.25 x 11 x 8.5 inches
  • WEIGHT: 5.4 pounds

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Product Features

  • This gun safe for cars is lightweight and solidly made of steel which ensures the safety of objects contained in it.
  • Gunvault safe has a set of buttons that allow you to program more than 12 million combinations.
  • The interior of the automotive gun safe has a soft polyurethane padding that protects firearms or other small items contained inside.
  • You can include it into one of the best car gun safe, and its design closure, made in the style of a notebook is comfortable to use. It is also a portable gun case with cable.

First Impressions

This practical, under seat gun safe, is the perfect combination of high safety standards with a „No-Eyes” keypad lock and a convenient place to store weapons. The compact form does not decrease its protective qualities, so we believe that it is a product worthy of attention if on the market for truck safes.

It is lightweight which makes it easy to carry, and its mobility makes it easier to use, especially if you want to have it in your backpack or bag. Its Precisely made casing prevents mechanical interference during a burglary or attempted access by unauthorized persons. The model is available in different versions.

What’s in this car gun safe?

This compact but very practical safe Gunvault MV500 is the perfect solution for anyone who wants to store weapons or other important items securely. In comparison with other models such as The Club LB200 car safeBestopSHOT LOCK 1911 Full Handgun Safe or a SecureIt Tactical Mobile Gun Safe: Model 40, this one is probably our favorite gun case.

The device is easy to open with one hand using the combination lock, and additionally has a built-in key lock when the battery is low.

In a summary, the security of safe Gunvault MV500:

  • To protect important items like weapons, documents, jewelry or a greater amount of cash, it can be mounted using the supplied cable under the car seat.
  • Mounted on a solid cable, it is very difficult to steal, so no doubt, it is a good choice for the safety of your valuables.
  • Safe has additional anti-theft features that allow using sound and flashing LEDs to inform about invalid attempts to open the safe.
  • Fits most standard models of weapons as Glock 17, along with additional gadgets such as a tactical flashlight and extra magazines of ammunition.
  • The whole is made of durable and solid materials, and it has a simple programming.


The construction of this amazing model of safe is made of durable and high-quality steel, which ensures durability and safety. It has exceptionally strong and in many ways a protection system that prevents mechanical interference. It closes like a notebook, it is easy to use, and the filling inside the protective foam protects the contents from damage.

Product Review

What We Liked

  • Strong locking mechanism makes it impossible to get to the content in case of a burglary, and effectively stopping the thief.
  • Decoding and access to content require only one hand, without eye contact, even in the dark.
  • It has attached to the security cable kit, allowing you to mount a robust safe under the seat of your car and not only.
  • The inner liner can safely locate weapons and other valuables, preventing their destruction.
  • Compact and lightweight making it easy to carry valuables in the safe and resistant to unauthorized opening.
  • In the event of battery failure, it has an additional closing by using a key.

What Needs Improvement

  • Sometimes the unlock buttons are prone to jamming or other performance issues.
  • The design can easily violate the wires, especially during the frequent opening and closing, that the lock can jam during use.
  • It’s compact, which means it cannot accommodate too much. This is an advantage and a drawback at the same time; everything depends on the purpose for which it is to be used for.


In conclusion, Gunvault MV500-STD Microvault Safe is very practical and will perform well especially for small valuables or smaller types of weapons. It is compact, easy to carry and works well in the car, home, and other places. It has a lot of extras included. Its superb construction with solid steel and the filled security content makes it perfect for storing weapons and it is easy to unlock with just one hand.