The Manfrotto PIXI is the perfect mini tripod for compact camera systems and smartphones. It has been designed to satisfy the needs of those consumers that are looking for a support that is lightweight, portable and easy to use. The PIXI is great for achieving hard to get video shots while keeping your camera steady. Close the legs to use it as a comfortable grip to capture great videos that stand out from the crowd. The new push-button mechanism enables you to position and lock the ball head in one rapid, intuitive movement. Pushing the button releases the ball joint to move freely. PIXI has a minimal Italian style and is fabricated from stainless steel and black Adapto polymer. It supports up to 2.2 pounds while weighing only 6.7 ounces. Its built-in ball head has a 1/4″-20 camera screw and a unique design that allows adjustments and locking with a single push button. PIXI is also ideal for taking selfies using smartphones outfitted with the optional Manfrotto KLYP.
The Manfrotto PIXI Tripod will set you back around US $25 and upwards depending on where you purchase it. You can purchase PIXI at Amazon for under $25.