10 Best Compact Tripods for January 2021

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Sony VCT-VPR1 Compact Remote Control Tripod
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Sony VCT-VPR1 Compact Remote Control Tripod

by Sony
What We like

Hard button control

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Product Features

  • Compact and light weight aluminum material
  • Detachable advanced remote control
  • Remote Control Compatibility: Works only with Sony cameras and camcorders with a Multi-Terminal Connector

Compact and light weight aluminum material Detachable advanced remote control Remote control compatibility: works only with Sony cameras and camcorders with a multi-terminal connector

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SIRUI Mini Tripod AM-223 ProfiLegs Carbon Fiber Travel Compact Lightweight Tripod with B-00K Ball Head (AM-223+B00K)
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SIRUI Mini Tripod AM-223 ProfiLegs Carbon Fiber Travel Compact Lightweight Tripod with B-00K Ball Head (AM-223+B00K)

by SIRUI
What We like

Material characteristics: The whole set weights only 1. 62 lbs. , So it is easy to carry everywhere and suitable for shooting insects and plants. Except for its lightweight and portability, there are other characteristics of excellent corrosion resistance and high temperature resistance; It also have outstanding stability, flexibility and load capacity. Minimum tube Diameter is 0. 63", but it is able to bear heavy photographic equipment's

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Product Features

  • Basic detail: model: am-223; color: Black; material: carbon fiber; weight: 1. 17lbs (tripod) + 0. 45lbs (ball head); max Load: 33.1 lbs
  • Excellent process: The mounting screw is interchangeable from 3/8" To 1/4"
  • 6 years Manufacturer available only to authorized dealer and the product is sold
  • Functional characteristics: easy adjustment: 3-section column legs with twist leg locks enables you to adjust the working height from 2. 3" To 13. 8" Instantly; loosen and remove the rubber feet, and replace them with the stainless steel spikes

Excellent process: the mounting screw is interchangeable from 3/8" to 1/4" 6 years manufacturer available only to authorized dealer and the product is sold Functional characteristics: easy adjustment: 3-section column legs with twist leg locks enables you to adjust the working height from 2. 3" to 13. 8" instantly; loosen and remove the rubber feet, and replace them with the stainless steel spikes Basic detail: model: am-223; color: black; material: carbon fiber; weight: 1. 17lbs (tripod) + 0. 45lbs (ball head); max load: 33.1 lbs

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AOKA 28in/1.1lb Lightweight Compact Carbon Fiber Tripod with 360° Ballhead Travel Mini Tripod for Mobile Phone and Compact Mirrorless Cameras
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AOKA 28in/1.1lb Lightweight Compact Carbon Fiber Tripod with 360° Ballhead Travel Mini Tripod for Mobile Phone and Compact Mirrorless Cameras

by AOKA
What We like

[The power of self-confidence] AOKA specializes in the manufacture of camera tripods and accessories for more than 10 years. We have excellent work teams and high precision machines. Professional and modern manufacturing techniques keep AOKA in the same space as the world. We constantly improve our quality and achieve the ultimate in perfection. Committed to being the best supplier in this field.

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Product Features

  • [MINI] Stretching height 28 inches / 71cm, shrinking height 14.6 inches /37cm, shrinking diameter 1.97 inches / 50mm.
  • [Flexible] KB20 360 panoramic and spherical joints: The specially designed ball head can be rotated 360, allowing multi-angle adjustment, allowing you to complete satisfactory panoramic shots every time.
  • [carbon fiber] tripod tube is made of high-density carbon fiber, which greatly reduces the weight of the product.
  • [Portable] 1.1 lb / 500 g weight and 5.5 lb / 2.5 kg maximum load weight. Compared to similar products, this tripod is lighter and stable, and easy to carry.

[mini] stretching height 28 inches / 71cm, shrinking height 14.6 inches /37cm, shrinking diameter 1.97 inches / 50mm. [carbon fiber] tripod tube is made of high-density carbon fiber, which greatly reduces the weight of the product. [flexible] kb20 360 panoramic and spherical joints: the specially designed ball head can be rotated 360, allowing multi-angle adjustment, allowing you to complete satisfactory panoramic shots every time. [portable] 1.1 lb / 500 g weight and 5.5 lb / 2.5 kg maximum load weight. compared to similar products, this tripod is lighter and stable, and easy to carry.

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Nikon Compact Outdoor Tripod with Ball Head
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Nikon Compact Outdoor Tripod with Ball Head

by Nikon
What We like

Comfortable grip handle makes panning and tilting motions smooth and effortless. Versatile 90-degree tilt functionality. Twin bubble levels on leg base and on tripod head--make leveling simple.

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Product Features

  • Nikon Compact Outdoor Tripod - Ball Head with Panning Bar - Quick Release Plate
  • Fully adjustable 360-degree rotating aluminum ball head features quick release plate that locks optic into position as needed. Features clearly marked rotation indicator graduations.
  • This four-section aluminum alloy tripod extends from 15.75" collapsed length, out to 49.61" when fully extended. Recommended load capacity for this tripod is 5.5 lbs.
  • A packable, ergonomic and stable platform for your spotting scope, binocular or camera that weighs just 32.8 ounces.

A packable, ergonomic and stable platform for your spotting scope, binocular or camera that weighs just 32.8 ounces. This four-section aluminum alloy tripod extends from 15.75" collapsed length, out to 49.61" when fully extended. recommended load capacity for this tripod is 5.5 lbs. Nikon compact outdoor tripod - ball head with panning bar - quick release plate Fully adjustable 360-degree rotating aluminum ball head features quick release plate that locks optic into position as needed. features clearly marked rotation indicator graduations.

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Manfrotto Compact Action Aluminum 5-Section Tripod Kit with Hybrid Head, Black (MKCOMPACTACN-BK)
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Manfrotto Compact Action Aluminum 5-Section Tripod Kit with Hybrid Head

Black (MKCOMPACTACN-BK)

by Manfrotto
What We like

Perfect for entry-level SLRs with standard lenses

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Product Features

  • Includes a special adapter for higher-specification cameras
  • High-quality aluminium design
  • Quick-release plate supports a wide range of devices
  • Switch from photo to movie mode almost instantly

High-quality aluminium design Switch from photo to movie mode almost instantly Quick-release plate supports a wide range of devices Includes a special adapter for higher-specification cameras

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Hilti PMA 20 Compact Tripod - 411287
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Hilti PMA 20 Compact Tripod

411287

by Hilti
What We like

For use with PM 2-P, PMP 45, PM 2-L, PMC46, and PM 4-M

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Product Features

  • Extends up to 47" (1.2m) and fits neatly within the case

Extends up to 47" (1.2m) and fits neatly within the case

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ZOMEI Aluminum Portable Tripod with Ball Head Heavy Duty Lightweight Professional Compact Travel for Nikon Canon Sony All DSLR and Digital Camera
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YESSBON ZOMEI Aluminum Portable Tripod with Ball Head Heavy Duty Lightweight Professional Compact Travel for Nikon Canon Sony All DSLR and Digital Camera

by YESSBON
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Durable And Well-constructedThe tripod is folded and it is easy to unfold , it's tube is made of aluminum alloy. It is relatively lightweight . Also the tripod has strong twist to lock mechanism, non-slip rubber foot and counter weight hooks that makes the tripod sturdier

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Product Features

  • Dual Use2-in-1 tripod, the tripod could be converted into a full size monopod by screwing together the removeable center column and tripod leg to work as a monopod or trekking poles.It comes with a padded carrying case with shoulder strap which is convenient for travel and good for protection.
  • StabilityLoad capacity is 26.5lbs coz of the high strength of material,it works very stably
  • Compact And LightweightThe tripod measures 14.5 inches when folded,center tube fully extended 15 inches,leg measures 43 inches,total length is 62 inches includes the ball head

Dual use2-in-1 tripod, the tripod could be converted into a full size monopod by screwing together the removeable center column and tripod leg to work as a monopod or trekking poles.it comes with a padded carrying case with shoulder strap which is convenient for travel and good for protection. Compact and lightweightthe tripod measures 14.5 inches when folded,center tube fully extended 15 inches,leg measures 43 inches,total length is 62 inches includes the ball head Stabilityload capacity is 26.5lbs coz of the high strength of material,it works very stably

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Neewer 20 inches/50 Centimeters Portable Compact Desktop Macro Mini Tripod with 360 Degree Ball Head,1/4 inches Quick Shoe Plate,Bag for DSLR Camera,Video Camcorder,up to 11 pounds/5 kilograms Red
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Neewer 20 inches/50 Centimeters Portable Compact Desktop Macro Mini Tripod with 360 Degree Ball Head

1/4 inches Quick Shoe Plate, Bag for DSLR Camera, Video Camcorder, up to 11 pounds/5 kilograms Red

by Neewer
What We like

360 degree dial of swivel ball head with bubble level provide you with a panoramic view.Three position leg angle adjustment system provides flexible shooting

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Product Features

  • Portable Compact Desktop Macro Mini Tripod,the minimum height reaches 135mm, so it is the best choice for macro shooting with smaller size, lighter weight and closer distance
  • The tripod is made of Aluminum alloy,Strong and stable,with the use of a tripod, it can achieve greater performance and maintain image quality for cropping larger picture sizes
  • Non-slip feet design to keep the tripod steady.Max load weight is 11lbs/5kg for optimal performance
  • Extends to 19.7"/50cm tall,folds to 9.1"/23cm,Five sections adjustable-height leg tubes

Non-slip feet design to keep the tripod steady.max load weight is 11lbs/5kg for optimal performance Extends to 19.7"/50cm tall,folds to 9.1"/23cm,five sections adjustable-height leg tubes The tripod is made of aluminum alloy,strong and stable,with the use of a tripod, it can achieve greater performance and maintain image quality for cropping larger picture sizes Portable compact desktop macro mini tripod,the minimum height reaches 135mm, so it is the best choice for macro shooting with smaller size, lighter weight and closer distance

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AOKA 15.7in/0.97lb Lightweight Compact Carbon Fiber Tripod with 360° Ballhead Travel Mini Tripod for Mobile Phone and Compact Mirrorless Cameras
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AOKA 15.7in/0.97lb Lightweight Compact Carbon Fiber Tripod with 360° Ballhead Travel Mini Tripod for Mobile Phone and Compact Mirrorless Cameras

by AOKA
What We like

[The power of self-confidence] AOKA specializes in the manufacture of camera tripods and accessories for more than 10 years. We have excellent work teams and high precision machines. Modern and professional manufacturing techniques keep AOKA in the same space as the world. We constantly improve our quality and achieve the ultimate in perfection. Committed to being the best supplier in this field.

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Product Features

  • [carbon fiber]tripod tube is made of high-density carbon fiber, which greatly reduces the weight of the product. To ensure good loading capacity.
  • [Portable] 0.97 lb / 440 g weight and 6.6 lb / 3 kg maximum load weight. Compared to similar products, this tripod is lighter and stable, and save space.
  • [Flexible] KB20 360 panoramic and spherical joints: The specially designed ball head can be rotated 360, allowing multi-angle adjustment, allowing you to complete satisfactory panoramic shots every time.It is convenient and easy to operate.
  • [MINI] Stretching height 15.7 inches / 398mm, shrinking height 9.65 inches /245mm, shrinking diameter 1.97 inches / 50mm.It is lightweight and easy to carry with.

[portable] 0.97 lb / 440 g weight and 6.6 lb / 3 kg maximum load weight. compared to similar products, this tripod is lighter and stable, and save space. [mini] stretching height 15.7 inches / 398mm, shrinking height 9.65 inches /245mm, shrinking diameter 1.97 inches / 50mm.it is lightweight and easy to carry with. [flexible] kb20 360 panoramic and spherical joints: the specially designed ball head can be rotated 360, allowing multi-angle adjustment, allowing you to complete satisfactory panoramic shots every time.it is convenient and easy to operate. [carbon fiber]tripod tube is made of high-density carbon fiber, which greatly reduces the weight of the product. to ensure good loading capacity.

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GEEKOTO 58” Ultra Compact Lightweight Aluminum Tripod with 360° Panorama Ball Head for DSLR, Monopod, Tripod for OSMO, Ideal for Vlog, Travel and Work
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GEEKOTO 58” Ultra Compact Lightweight Aluminum Tripod with 360° Panorama Ball Head for DSLR

Monopod, Tripod for OSMO, Ideal for Vlog, Travel and Work

by GEEKOTO
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360Panorama Ball-head The specially designed ball-head can rotate 360which will allow you to get the perfect shooting angle needed every time. It has two independent control knobs to facilitate the adjustment of each azimuth angle. 360Horizontal Rotation Panorama: Create stunning panoramas with the 360horizontal panorama rotation.

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Product Features

  • Lightweight And Maximum LoadThe weight of the tripod is only 2.8 lbs which is easy to stick into your backpack for travel and work, lightweight, Free your hands!Tripod legs can be adjusted in three levels of opening angle to stabilize on varying grounds and incline levels.
  • Flexible Design One of the foot tube can be quickly assembled and disassembled with the central axis screw and transform into a 58 inches height monopod, providing an alternative way of shooting with ease.The inverted centre column makes you to realize macro photography.
  • Quick Setup4-section column legs and 2-section central tube with quick release flip-locks allow you to adjust the working height from 15 to 55within seconds. The storage length is 14.5 inches, a true winner with the compact design.

Lightweight and maximum loadthe weight of the tripod is only 2.8 lbs which is easy to stick into your backpack for travel and work, lightweight, free your hands!tripod legs can be adjusted in three levels of opening angle to stabilize on varying grounds and incline levels. Flexible design one of the foot tube can be quickly assembled and disassembled with the central axis screw and transform into a 58 inches height monopod, providing an alternative way of shooting with ease.the inverted centre column makes you to realize macro photography. quick setup4-section column legs and 2-section central tube with quick release flip-locks allow you to adjust the working height from 15 to 55within seconds. the storage length is 14.5 inches, a true winner with the compact design.

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