The Desktop car mount model is a windshield mount which has a Low Profile and a smaller diameter suction cup. It has a ball joint mechanism, and is well suited to work on a desktop as well on the windshield or a flat smooth surface which allows for a suction cup to stick to. The bracket is well constructed and designed for strength and is perfectly designed to fit your device snuggly. SlipGrip Mounts are constructed form High Quality ABS plastic. Photos are stock, but the actual mount delivered to you will be the one you ordered.