The Sirui NT-1005X is a compact and versatile travel tripod with a folded length of 36cm and a maximum working height of 148.3cm. It has a removable centre column with two sections which can be reversed for low-angle shooting. The NT-1005X also comes with a Surui E-10 ball head, which has a maximum load capacity of 8kg.

The NT-1005X also has an integrated monopod which, with the removable centre column and E-10 head added, reaches a working height of 154cm. The combined weight of the NT-1005X and E-10 head is just 1.44kg.

Travel tripods like this are designed to be compact and lightweight when folded but still versatile and sturdy as possible in use.