Updated November 26, 2018 by Sam Kraft

The 10 Best Smartphone Stabilizers

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We spent 28 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top options for this wiki. Once upon a time, shooting sharp, high-quality video required tons of expensive equipment. But those days are gone. Today, all you need is a smartphone and a solid stabilizer to capture clear, steady footage that will make up your next documentary or viral YouTube clip. Not only will these gimbals keep your mobile device steady, many come with special apps and additional high-tech features. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best smartphone stabilizer on Amazon.

10. Innovative Scuba Smoovie

9. Zhiyun PhoneGo

8. Evo Gimbals Handheld

7. Fotowelt Vimble 2

6. Rizer Rig

5. Gudsen Moza

4. Hohem iSteady

3. Sensei Photo Fluid

2. Roxant Pro

1. DJI Osmo 2

Editor's Notes

October 29, 2018: Discovered that users are typically pleased with the value provided by the Roxant Pro at its relatively affordable price tag. Some gimbals, while quite functional physically, do not offer the most intuitive software, which helped prevent them from ranking higher on this list.


Sam Kraft
Last updated on November 26, 2018 by Sam Kraft

In addition to his corporate career as a marketing and communications professional in Chicago, Sam runs a popular blog that focuses on the city’s flourishing craft beer and brewery scene. He received his degree in journalism from DePaul University (which spurred his interest in freelance writing) and has since spent years developing expertise in copywriting, digital marketing and public relations. A lifetime of fishing, hiking and camping trips has left him well-versed in just about any outdoors-related topic, and over several years spent working in the trades during his youth, he accumulated a wealth of knowledge about tools and machinery. He’s a travel junkie, a health and fitness enthusiast, and an avid biker.


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