The X family is the next generation of proven-professional tripods; high-quality materials, innovative design and features, accurate control ensure that these tripods are the perfect choice for professionals and photographers who don’t want any compromise in terms of quality and performance, neither in aluminum nor in carbon fiber products. This family includes 055 and 190 ranges, each of them available in X or CX versions. X models are equipped with strong and reliable aluminum tubes; CX versions are equipped with high-quality carbon fi ber tubes for maximum lightness and rigidity. 055 versions offer very high payload and greater height; 190 versions features maximized lightness and compactness without compromises about performance and quality. Furthermore, 055 and 190PRO (X or CX) versions include the patented Q90° column system, developed to move the central column from vertical to horizontal position in a few seconds without disassembling the column from the tripod. A wide variety of versatile products ideal for outdoor applications. Among the models, photographers can choose the best one for the specifi c application, enjoying the latest technological features coming from Manfrotto’s creativity.