When it comes to camera gear, there are constant updates to keep up with and upgraded products coming out. As content creators, it’s great because that usually means better quality production! We’re not the type to buy every new technology out in the market. However, when it’s something we already use, we always consider checking it out!
JOBY offers a range of compact and versatile camera and smartphone tripods. The very first tripod we purchased from JOBY was the GorillaPod 3K. Recently, we have been using the JOBY HandyPod Mobile Plus! We love using it for vlogging because it’s very lightweight, intuitive to use and easy to handle!
Fun fact: The very first handheld tripod we owned was by JOBY since starting our vlogging journey!
JOBY HandyPod Mobile Plus
The HandyPod is very portable along with other smartphone tripod from JOBY! It comes with the mini Tripod, GripTight ONE Mount, and Impulse Bluetooth remote. The remote can detach from the tripod making it very easy to use for selfies and capturing group photos. It even has a push-button locking mechanism for portrait positioning!
JOBY HandyPod Mobile Plus specifications:
Tripod Weight: 0.185 kg / 0.41 lbs
Safety Payload Weight: 1 kg / 2.2 lbs
Dimensions: 4.2 x 5.3 x 19 cm / 1.65 x 2.09 x 7.48 in
Material: Aluminum, Rubber, Technopolymer, ABS Plastic
Front and Lateral Tilt: -90° / +30°
Leg Angles: 45°
Panoramic Rotation: 360
Plate Type: fixed – with 1/4-20″ screw
The JOBY HandyPod Mobile Plus can be used for taking photos or videos using a smartphone or a small digital pocket camera. Since the HandyPod Mobile Plus comes with the GripTight ONE Mount, it’s perfect to use for smartphones (up to plus size phones). For the small digital pocket camera, you will not need an additional mount!
To use this tripod for the GoPro, you’ll need to purchase a separate mount.
If you’re on the market for a simple yet reliable tripod, definitely check out JOBY! We could not recommend them enough for smartphones and cameras.
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by JOBY. All of our opinions are honest. Mahalo!