The Best Parts for Building an Ultra-Efficient, Minimalist PC Build

Are you looking for a way to build a minimalist PC without having to compromise on performance? If so, you’re in luck. In this article, we’ll be taking a look at some of the best parts that you can use to create an ultra-efficient minimalist PC build. With our help, you can build a PC that is both powerful and efficient – perfect for anyone who wants to save space and money. 

Plus, our selection of minimalist PC build cases means you can build a system that looks great too! So whether you’re looking for a powerful machine that takes up minimal space or you just want to save money on your next computer purchase, read on for some great tips!

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Minimalist Pc Build Comparison 2023

Bestseller No. 1
Logitech MX Keys Mini Minimalist Wireless Illuminated Keyboard, Compact, Bluetooth, Backlit, USB-C, Compatible with Apple macOS, iOS, Windows, Linux, Android, Metal Build - Graphite
  • Perfect Stroke Typing with Smart Keys: Type on keys shaped for your fingertips, with voice to text Dictation, Mic Mute/Unmute, and Emoji keys.Compatibility: Compatible with Logi Bolt USB Receiver (not included) . Logi Bolt wireless products will not pair with other Logitech USB receivers
  • Mini Size, Mighty Powerful: A layout designed for effortless precision, with a minimalist form for an ergonomic keyboard that's portable and can travel wherever you get work done
  • Smart Illumination: The wireless keyboard's backlit keys light up the moment your hands approach, and automatically adjust to suit changing lighting conditions
  • Multi-Device, Multi OS: Pair MX Keys Mini compact keyboard with up to 3 devices on nearly any operating system via Bluetooth Low Energy and switch between them seamlessly
  • Multiple Computers, One Flow: Team the slim MX Keys Mini with MX Master 3 or MX Anywhere 3 and type across multiple computers or laptops in one fluid workflow
SaleBestseller No. 2
STREBITO Screwdriver Sets 142-Piece Electronics Precision Screwdriver with 120 Bits Magnetic Repair Tool Kit for iPhone, MacBook, Computer, Laptop, PC, Tablet, PS4, Xbox, Nintendo, Game Console
  • 【Wide Application】This precision screwdriver set has 120 bits, complete with every driver bit you’ll need to tackle any repair or DIY project. In addition, this repair kit has 22 practical accessories, such as magnetizer, magnetic mat, ESD tweezers, suction cup, spudger, cleaning brush, etc. Whether you're a professional or a amateur, this toolkit has what you need to repair all cell phone, computer, laptops, SSD, iPad, game consoles, tablets, glasses, HVAC, sewing machine, etc
  • 【Humanized Design】This electronic screwdriver set has been professionally designed to maximize your repair capabilities. The screwdriver features a particle grip and rubberized, ergonomic handle with swivel top, provides a comfort grip and smoothly spinning. Magnetic bit holder transmits magnetism through the screwdriver bit, helping you handle tiny screws. And flexible extension shaft is useful for removing screw in tight spots
  • 【Magnetic Design】This professional tool set has 2 magnetic tools, help to save your energy and time. The 5.7*3.3" magnetic project mat can keep all tiny screws and parts organized, prevent from losing and messing up, make your repair work more efficient. Magnetizer demagnetizer tool helps strengthen the magnetism of the screwdriver tips to grab screws, or weaken it to avoid damage to your sensitive electronics
  • 【Organize & Portable】All screwdriver bits are stored in rubber bit holder which marked with type and size for fast recognizing. And the repair tools are held in a tear-resistant and shock-proof oxford bag, offering a whole protection and organized storage, no more worry about losing anything. The tool bag with nylon strap is light and handy, easy to carry out, or placed in the home, office, car, drawer and other places
  • 【Quality First】The precision bits are made of 60HRC Chromium-vanadium steel which is resist abrasion, oxidation and corrosion, sturdy and durable, ensure long time use. This computer tool kit is covered by our lifetime warranty and 30 days money-back. If you have any issues with the quality or usage, please don't hesitate to contact us, we will offer you a best solution in 24 hours
Bestseller No. 3
COSTOM XVX M84 75% Wireless/Wired Mechanical Keyboard, Compact 84 Keys Hot Swappable Gaming Keyboard, N-Key Rollover RGB Custom Keyboard for Windows Mac PC Gamer (Coral Sea, Gateron Yellow Switch)
  • 【Coral Sea Theme Ergonomic Keyboard】XVX's new 75% layout mechanical keyboard in fusing art and modern technology as one, showing the coral sea pattern in 360 degrees. Compact 84 keys with unique XVX profile keycaps, curved keys match the shape of your fingertips, offering satisfying feedback with every tap.
  • 【Dual Modes Connectivity】Supporting both wired and wireless connection. Forget about drop-outs and delays thanks to a strong, reliable 2.4G wireless connection with up to 33 ft (10 m) range. You can also charge and play simultaneously with the included type-c cable, perfect for home, office, outdoor and casual gaming.
  • 【Hot-swap Switches Keyboard】You can alter every gateron switch on the M84 keyboard without the need to solder. Hot-swap PCB is compatible with almost all 3-pin/5-pin switches on the market, personalize your typing experience with ease.
  • 【Ultimate Personalization RGB Keyboard】The keyboard itself comes with 19 RGB backlight modes, 9 colors selection, 5 brightness levels and 4 customization mode. This RGB gaming keyboard can enhance your gameplay atmosphere at its maximum, and the light can also be turned off if you don’t need it for saving power.
  • 【Compact TKL Mechanical Keyboard】 Tips: ●After you download the software, if the keyboard cannot be used normally, please don't hesitate to contact our after-sales support through Amazon message function, we will assist you to solve all problems you had met with our product.● Unlike bulky full-sized layout, this 75% mechanical keyboard saves more desk space but keep the arrow keys, multimedia and control keys, and is ideal for gamers and office workers who prefer a minimalist desktop.
Bestseller No. 4
2000 Most Common Chinese Words in Context: Get Fluent & Increase Your Chinese Vocabulary with 2000 Chinese Phrases (Chinese Language Lessons)
  • Amazon Kindle Edition
  • Lingo Mastery (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 329 Pages - 12/09/2019 (Publication Date)
SaleBestseller No. 5
Mckanti 8 Pcs Drink Coasters with Holder, 4 Colors Absorbent Coasters for Drinks, Minimalist Cotton Woven Coaster Set for Home Decor Tabletop Protection Suitable for Kinds of Cups, 4.3 Inches.(NO.2)
  • 🍷What You Get: You will get more quantity and more multiple styles coasters from us than any others . You'll get 8pcs round hand-woven cotton coasters (ultra-minimalist style, 4.3") and a 4.3"x3.1" black metal coaster holder.4 colors designs 8pcs in total, which can be used in almost any family scene.
  • 🥛Why Choose Us?: Mckanti is committed to making better products intelligently. We abandon the complex and dazzling appearance design and focus on the functional characteristics of the product. This beverage coaster is designed in a minimalist style, natural and safe, and perfectly integrated Any home decor style. Whether it's the kitchen, bedroom, dining table, or every corner of the home, a variety of cups,this coaster can easily handle it.
  • 🍷No More Fear of Spills: Paleris drink coasters are handcrafted from 100% cotton and linen. They are more absorbent than other silicone or ceramic coasters. This coaster instantly absorbs spilled moisture and then miraculously evaporates , keep it dry and clean at all times. All you need to do is place your drink on the Paleris drink coaster and enjoy your drink time.
  • 🥛Care More About Your Tabletop: Mckanti drink coasters are so soft, don't need worry about them scratching furniture. It doesn't make much noise when placing the cups on the table as well.This coaster can also be effectively insulated, and when you enjoy hot drinks, it will not leave any traces left by the hot water on the table.
  • 🍷Keep Coasters and Tabletops Simple: we have a coaster holder for each set of coasters. The iron frame is made of ferrous metal, which is stain-proof, scratch-proof and rust-proof. You no longer have to bear the burden of coasters that placing everywhere. When not in use, you can put them directly into the holder, which will make your home more tidy. This coaster is washable, just rinse with water and hang to dry and continuing to use. Keep the simplicity of coasters and tabletops at all times.
SaleBestseller No. 6
Alarco Gaming PC Desktop Computer Intel i5 3.10GHz,8GB Ram,1TB Hard Drive,Windows 10 pro,WiFi Ready,Video Card Nvidia GTX 650 1GB, 3 RGB Fans with Remote
  • 3 RGB Fan Gaming PC Desktop Computer With Remote
  • Runs Fortnite average 100 FPS on Low Settings and 60 FPS on medium settings. Runs Pubg average 30 FPS on low settings. Runs GTA5 average 30 FPS.
  • Intel Core i5-2400 3.10 Ghz
  • GTX 650 1GB Video Card With DVI, HDMI and VGA outputs.
  • 1 Year Warranty.
Bestseller No. 7
Precision Screwdriver Set, 61 in 1 Computer Repair Tool Kit with 56 Bits, Professional Electronics Screwdriver Kit Compatible for Laptop, PC, Camera, iPhone, Tablet, Xbox, PS4 Controller
  • 【Multiple Repair Functions】This precision screwdriver set includes complete bits for repairing electronic devices, 14 types, 56 bits (Phillips, Flat, Trox, Tri-Wing, Pentalobe, etc.). Use this tool to repair your computer, laptop, Camera, iPhone, Nintendo/Xbox/PS4 controller, SSD, air conditioner, TV, and so on. So you don't have to worry about damaged electronics at home.
  • 【Wide Range of Applications】This computer tool kit is compact in structure, and all bits are placed in a rubber base with a printed logo, which is convenient for you to take quickly. You can use bits to remove or install computer motherboards, SSDs, graphics cards, replace your phone's screen or battery, or even build a PC.
  • 【Ergonomic Design】The handle of the screwdriver bit set adopts a multi-curve design, which conforms to the finger holding habits. Granular rubber wraps the ABS middle handle, high friction is not easy to slide. 360° rotating tail cover, stable operation with one hand, improve your maintenance efficiency. The screwdriver is magnetic, and it can firmly adsorbed the screw. With a 4mm precision drill bit, it fits closely with the screws of your electronic equipment and will not slip.
  • 【Quality First】This ps4 screwdriver kit drill bits are all made of CRV steel, 850℃ quenching process, hardness up to 60HRC, anti-wear, anti-oxidation, durable. The 4.56in five-section telescopic alloy steel extension rod is not easy to bend and deform, and is suitable for narrow gap holes. The 5.11in flexible shaft adopts inner double-layer spring, which has high elasticity and toughness, can be bent 180° and rotate 360°, and can dismantled with screws of various complicated angles.
  • 【Sincere Service】Online reply email within 24 hours, 90 days free return and exchange. When you have any questions about the product, please contact us in time, we will try our best to provide you with a solution. Whether you're a beginner, repair expert, geek, IT guy, engineer or electronics hobbyist, you can easily use this tool. You can give this pc tool kit as a Christmas gift to your dad, friend, lover, family, or fix it with them and enjoy making a change.
Bestseller No. 8
LOUQE Ghost S1 Mk III (Ash) Mini-ITX Computer Case
  • Improved features: Mk III cases come with a new ultra smooth surface treatment, redesigned blade and grill, and our new COBALT TWINAX PCI-e RC260 GEN 4+ riser cable.
  • Milled from solid blocks of aluminum, and with a glass blasted anodized aluminum exterior, the Ghost S1 offers a level of quality rarely seen or felt in any computer case.
  • Designed from the inside out: The stand-alone spine design gives unparalleled rigidity, flexibility and accessibility.
  • A fast and convenient build experience: Build directly on the spine with open component access from every angle.
  • Airflow in focus: Cooling air is pulled in by each heat generating component and directed upwards through the top.
Bestseller No. 9
Cooler Master MasterBox NR600 ATX Mid-Tower with Front Mesh Ventilation, Minimal Design, Tempered Glass Side Panel and Single Headset Jack
  • Minimalistic mesh design - Elegant design elements are applied to mesh for optimal thermal performance.
  • Optimal thermal performance – the full mesh front panel and ventilated top panel provide a high potential for thermal performance.
  • Flush Tempered glass Side panel design – The tempered glass Side panel, fastened by thumbscrews on the rear panel, keeps the surface flush and unobstructed.
  • Graphics Card support up to 410 millimeter – Generous clearance space is provided to support the latest graphics cards.
  • With/without ODD support – depending on preference, an odd version of the chassis is available. If an odd is not preferred, a cleaner appearance and more cooling options on the top and front panels are supported.
Bestseller No. 10
NZXT H510 - CA-H510B-W1 - Compact ATX Mid-Tower PC Gaming Case - Front I/O USB Type-C Port - Tempered Glass Side Panel - Cable Management System - Water-Cooling Ready - White/Black
  • New features: Front I/O USB Type-C Port and Tempered glass side panel with single screw installation
  • Enhanced cable management: Our patented cable routing kit with pre-installed channels and straps makes wiring easy and intuitive
  • STREAMLINED COOLING: 2 Aer F120mm fans included for optimal internal airflow and the front panel and PSU intakes include removable filters, removable bracket designed for radiators up to 240mm - simplifies the installation of either closed-loop or custom-loop water cooling
  • Motherboard support: Mini-ITX, MicroATX, and ATX
SaleBestseller No. 11
Next Level Racing F-GT Lite Formula and GT Foldable Simulator Cockpit (NLR-S015)
  • Changes from Formula to GT racing positions with ease
  • Next Level Racing Hubs allow for quick adjustments and solid durability
  • Adjustable wheel, gear shifter and pedal positions and angle
  • Gear Shifter support included and can be installed on left or right side
  • Seat made with highly-breathable fabric allowing for maximum comfort
Bestseller No. 12
Calvin Klein Boys 2-Piece Formal Suit Set, Includes Single Breasted Jacket & Straight Leg Dress Pants with Belt Loops & Functional Pockets, Black, 10 Husky
  • ALL-IN-ONE FORMAL SUIT: Our Calvin Klein 2-Piece Formal Suit Set includes 1 Suit Jacket & 1 pair of Dress Pants. Suit Jacket features a modern fit, 2-button single breasted design, button cuff sleeve detailing, notched collar, lightly padded shoulders, chest welt pocket, 2 interior & 2 front pockets, and is fully lined. Dress Pants feature a straight leg fit, hook-and-eye closure, functional front pockets, rear welt pockets, pressed creases, hemmed bottom, belt loops, and is half lined.
  • PREMIUM QUALITY: We use high-quality materials in all our kids clothing to ensure maximum comfort, longevity and lasting power.
  • SIZE GUIDE: Available in Big Boys’ sizes 8 to 20, and Husky Big Boys’ sizes 8 to 20.
  • CALVIN KLEIN: Founded in New York in 1968 and recognized worldwide as a premium fashion lifestyle brand, Calvin Klein elevates everyday essentials to globally iconic status. Our modern and minimalist approach to design, and authentic connection to culture has resonated across generations for over 50 years.
Bestseller No. 13
Electronics Screwdriver kit,Computer Repair Tool Kit,ps5 Ps4 tool kit,LOFIXO Small Screwdriver Set with case for nintendo switch iphone ipad,gaming pc build,laptop,mac,xbox,camera,console,eyeglasses
  • 【DURABILITY & ACCURACY】The precision screwdriver kit contains 62pcs varies driver bits, made of CRV steel with tip hardness HRC56-60,wear-resistant and accurate; it covers standard screwdrivers flathead,hex,phillips,triangle,square. also inclus exotic bits pentalobe(star),triwing,torx,security torx to repair Apple iPhone 4,5,6,7,8,8 Plus,X,Xs Max,XR,11,11 Pro,SE,MacBook,and even game bits for nintendo. can perfectly tackle your electronics repairs or home/office DIY projects
  • 【SAVE YOU TIME】the computer repair tool kit includes a flexible shaft that helps to reach deep area, a non-slip metal grip with a ball bearing mounted swivel cap,easy to hold,fast to assemble/disassemble, easy to work with even fine repair work,ESD tweezers/ wrist strap/screen open pry tools for protection
  • 【BUILT-IN MAGNETIC】Built-in magnetic design in the grip/flexible shaft makes it easier to suck tightly every driver head. A particular magnetizer adds absorb power of small screws to prevent from drop during installation. A dual-sided magnetic sheet dedicates to keep screws and avoid lost
  • 【PORTABLE OXFORD PACK】All repair tool kits are integrated into a portable compact bag; Well-organized&clear label of the tip size/type; shouldn’t be a burden to find an exact screw fit; save storage space and easy to carry
  • 【UNIVERSIAL TOOLS SET】The premium screwdriver set is an ideal tool kit for computer, battery replacement,game consoles, cell phone, X-box, ipad, PC, tablets,children’s toys,TV, eyeglass, Switch, or other electronic maintenance
Bestseller No. 14
shinobee AMD Quad Gaming Computer, Athlon X4 950 4x3.8GHz, 16GB DDR4, AMD Radeon RX 550 4GB GDDR5, 256GB SSD + 500GB HDD, DVD±RW, USB 3, 802.11AC WiFi & Win 11 Prof #6968
  • Pure Gaming Power! This computer is equipped with an Quad Core Athlon X4 950 processor as well as 16GB DDR4 of memory, which provide more than enough power for applications, multitasking, word processing, surfing the web, and, of course, the AMD Radeon RX 550 4 GB GDDR5 graphics make playing your favorite PC games a pleasure.
  • With a 256 GB SSD SSD + 500 GB HDD and a DVD-Burner, it is ideal to store your data with space to spare. The computer also has a quiet power supply and a silent CPU fan to keep things cool and quiet. It has fast DDR4 memory, that is up to 80% faster than standard DDR3 memory
  • Microsoft Windows 11 Pro 64 Bit is pre-installed and ready to use upon arrival. A free Microsoft Office Suite with Word and Excel is preinstalled and included in your purchase. 2 year limited warranty with 24/7 access.
  • Wi-Fi equipped! Ready for your WLAN
Bestseller No. 15
CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme VR Gaming PC, Intel Core i5-11400F 2.6GHz, 8GB DDR4, GeForce RTX 2060 6GB, 500GB NVMe SSD, WiFi Ready & Win 11 Home (GXiVR8060A11)
  • System: Intel Core i5-11400F 2.6GHz 6-Core | Intel B560 Chipset | 8GB DDR4 | 500GB PCI-E NVMe SSD | Genuine Windows 11 Home 64-bit
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 6GB Video Card | 1x HDMI | 1x DisplayPort
  • Connectivity: 6 x USB 3.1 | 2 x USB 2.0 | 1x RJ-45 Network Ethernet 10/100/1000 | 802.11AC Wi-Fi | Audio: 7.1 Channel | Keyboard and mouse
  • Special feature: Tempered Glass Side Case Panel | Custom RGB Case Lighting | 7 Colors RGB Gaming Mouse
  • 1 year parts & labor | Free lifetime tech support

Minimalist Pc Build Reviews 2023

Best Performance – Thermaltake LCGS View 390 AIO Liquid Cooled CPU Gaming PC

Thermaltake LCGS View 390 AIO Liquid Cooled CPU Gaming PC(AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-core, ToughRam DDR4 3600Mhz 16GB RGB Memory, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090, 1TB NVMe Gen4 M.2, Win 10 Home) V51B-X570-39V-LCS
  • AMD Ryzen 7 5800X CPU Watercooled, AMD X570 Chipset ATX motherboard, 16GB ToughRam DDR4 RGB, 1TB NVMe Gen4 M.2, WiFi, Windows 10 Home
  • NVIDIA RTX 3090 24GB Video Memory, 3x Display Port/1x HDMI. Graphics card brand may vary
  • Closed loop liquid cooling with 360 millimeter radiator
  • 2x USB 3.0, 2x USB 2.0, 1x Headphone, 1x Mic Ports
  • Full tower with 3-sided 4 millimeter thick tempered glass panels

The Thermaltake LCGS View 390 AIO Liquid Cooled CPU Gaming PC is an outstanding choice for minimalist PC builders who want the best of both worlds – maximum performance combined with minimalist design. The combination of powerful components and reliable liquid cooling ensures that this machine can handle any task while remaining energy efficient in the process. 

In addition to its superior hardware specs and sleek design aesthetic, it also provides easy access to all ports with its generous amount of connections available on the back panel – making it perfect for those who want an ultra-efficient minimalist PC build that won’t break their bank account either!


  • Outstanding choice for minimalist PC build
  • Maximum performance combined with minimalist design
  • Combination of powerful components and reliable liquid cooling
  • Energy-efficient and provides easy access to all ports
  • Relatively affordable price point compared to other minimalist PC build


  • Some users may find that the machine can be quite loud at times
  • May require frequent maintenance to keep it running smoothly

Best Features – YEYIAN ODACHI Intel 13th Gen VR PC Gaming

YEYIAN Gamer Xtreme VR Gaming PC, Intel 13th Gen ODACHI i7 13700KF Desktop Computers, Geforce RTX 4080 16GB, 32GB DDR5 5200Mhz,1TB NVMe SSD,2TB HDD,850W PSU,WiFi Ready, Win 11 Home,6 ARGB Fans
  • SYSTEM:The 13th Generation INTEL Core i7 Processor i7-13700KF 16 Cores 24 Threads 5.40 GHz CPU | INTEL Socket LGA1700 Z690 Chipset Motherboard | 240mm AIO Cooling Fans | Pentium Gold and Celeron Processors | Windows 11 Home Prebuilt Gaming PC
  • GRAPHICS: Nvidia Geforce RTX 4080 16GB GDDR6X 22.4 Gbps 256 bit Graphics Card Gaming PC
  • MEMORY AND STORAGE: 32GB DDR5 5200Mhz Memory | 1TB NVMe Gen.4 SSD | 2TB 3.5" Hard Drive
  • CASE AND POWER: YEYIAN Vector Mesh Front Panel Gaming Computer | 6x ARGB System Color Adjustable Ring Fans | 850W 80 Plus Gold Certified Power Supply
  • WARRANTY: 2 Year Parts and 3 Year Labor | 1 Year Shipping & Handling within 48 US States | FREE Lifetime Technical Support | Assembled in the USA

YEYIAN ODACHI Intel 13th Gen VR PC Gaming is a minimalist gaming PC with powerful features. This PC has a 13th Generation INTEL Core i9 Processor that is capable of reaching speeds of up to 5.80 GHz.

This package includes a motherboard, fan, and other accessories. Whether you’re a casual gamer or a hardcore enthusiast, this PC has the power and features to keep you satisfied.


  • Powerful processor for gaming and other intensive tasks 
  • Lots of cores and threads for smooth multitasking 
  • Fast clock speed for a high level of performance 
  • Comes with a 360mm AIO cooling fan to keep the system running smoothly 


  • None

Best For Game – Skytech Prism II Gaming PC Desktop

Skytech Prism II Gaming PC Desktop – INTEL Core i9 12900K 3.2 GHz, RTX 3090, 1TB NVME Gen4 SSD, 32G DDR5 RGB, 850W GOLD PSU, 360mm AIO, AC Wi-Fi, Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • INTEL Core i9 12900K 3.2GHz (5.1GHz Max Boost) CPU Processor | 1TB NVME Gen4 SSD – Up to 30x Faster Than Traditional HDD | 360mm AIO
  • RTX 3090 24GB GDDR6X Graphics Card (Brand may vary) | 32G DDR5 RGB Gaming Memory with Heat Spreader | Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • 802.11AC | No Bloatware | Graphic output options include 1 x HDMI, and 1 x Display Port Guaranteed, Additional Ports may vary | USB Ports Including 2.0, 3.0, and 3.2 Gen1 Ports | HD Audio and Mic | Free Gaming Keyboard and Mouse
  • Maintain Higher Boost Speed with 360mm AIO Cooler and 9 ARGB Fans for Maximum Cooling Performance | Showcase Your PC with the Stunning Phanteks MetallicGear Neo Qube Case - Black/White | 1 Year Warranty on Parts and Labor | Lifetime Free Technical Support | Assembled in the USA
  • This powerful gaming PC is capable of running all your favorite games such as Call of Duty Warzone, Fornite, Escape from Tarkov, Grand Theft Auto V, Valorant, World of Warcraft, League of Legends, Apex Legends, Roblox, PLAYERUNKNOWN's Battlegrounds, Overwatch, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Battlefield V, New World, Minecraft, Elden Ring, Rocket League, The Division 2, and more at Ultra settings, detailed 4K Ultra HD resolution, and smooth 60 plus FPS gameplay.

Skytech Prism II Gaming PC Desktop is an all-in-one, minimalist gaming powerhouse. This desktop computer has a powerful processor, lots of storage, and a top-of-the-line graphics card.

This PC has a lot of DDR5 RAM and a 360mm AIO cooler, which makes it great for gaming. Plus, it features an eye-catching Phanteks metallic gear neo qube case for showcasing your gaming setup.


  • Extremely powerful and capable of running even the most demanding games with ease
  • Sleek and minimalist design that looks great both inside and out
  • Comes equipped with top-of-the-line hardware for optimal performance and gaming experience
  • Includes a 1-year warranty on parts and labor, as well as free technical support for life


  • A bit on the expensive side compared to other gaming PCs in its class
  • Fans can be quite loud at times, which may be disruptive for some users

Best Graphics – Velztorm Aciex 12th Gen CTO Gaming Desktop

Velztorm Aciex 12th Gen CTO Gaming Desktop (Intel i9-12900K (Alder Lake) 16-Core, RTX 3090 24GB, 64GB DDR5 4800MHz RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD + 3TB HDD, 360 mm AIO, 1000W PSU, WiFi 6, BT 5.2, Win10H)
  • 12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900K 3.20GHz Processor (upto 5.2 GHz, 30MB Cache, 16-Cores, 24-Threads, 8 Performance-cores) ; RTX 3090 Dual (Integrated+Dedicated) Graphics, VR Ready 24GB GDDR6X PCIe 4.0, DirectX 12, VR Ready, G-SYNC [The Graphics card displayed herein is for reference only].
  • 64GB DDR5 DIMM ; Wi-Fi 6 AX200 Wifi, Bluetooth 5.2, Ethernet LAN (RJ-45), No Webcam, .
  • No Display ; 1000W Power Supply; RGB Lighting 360mm AIO Liquid CPU Cooler Black Color, .
  • 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD + 3TB HDD; 6 USB 3.2 Gen1, 4 USB 2.0, 1 Display Port (DP), 2 USB 3.2 Type-C Gen2, No Optical Drive, 1 x Headphone/Microphone Combo Jack.
  • Windows 10 Home., 1 Year Manufacturer warranty from MichaelElectronics2 (Professionally upgraded by MichaelElectronics2)

This desktop has a high-end processor and graphics card that make it great for gaming. Additionally, it comes equipped with 64GB DDR5 DIMM memory and a 1000W power supply, so you can enjoy seamless gaming performance without any lag or buffering. 

This desktop has features that will impress both casual gamers and hardcore enthusiasts. So if you’re looking for a high-performance gaming machine, the Velztorm Aciex 12th Gen CTO Gaming Desktop is definitely worth considering.


  • Powerful processor and graphics card for seamless gaming performance
  • Large memory capacity for smooth multitasking and gaming
  • Sleek RGB lighting with Wi-Fi 6 connectivity for a premium gaming experience


  • Maybe a bit expensive, especially compared to other similarly configured gaming rigs.

Best Design – CLX Set Gaming Desktop w/Intel Core i9 10850K Processor

CLX Set Gaming Desktop w/Intel Core i9 10850K Processor, 64GB DDR4 Memory, GeForce RTX 3090 Graphics, 1 TB SSD, 6 TB HDD, WiFi, Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i9 10850K 3.60GHz 5.20GHz Max. Turbo
  • Memory: 64GB DDR4 - 4 x 16GB 4 slots total, 128GB Max
  • Hard Drives: 1 TB SSD, 6 TB HDD
  • Video Graphics: GeForce RTX 3090 24 GB GDDR6X
  • Power Supply: 850 Watt Power Supply

This powerful PC build has a liquid-cooled 10th Gen 10-Core/20-Thread Intel Core i9 10850K 3.6GHz processor and 64GB of Dual-Channel DDR4-3200 memory. The GeForce RTX 3090 video card delivers jaw-dropping graphics and ample storage space. 

And with its sleek, minimalist design and built-in wireless networking capabilities, this desktop computer is a great choice for any gamer who wants to stay connected.


  • Outstanding computing power and visual performance
  • Top-of-the-line gaming hardware for the ultimate gaming experience
  • Sleek, minimalist design with a host of connectivity options
  • Easy to set up and use, thanks to its pre-installed Windows 11 operating system and accompanying keyboard and mouse
  • Excellent customer support from the manufacturer


  • May be expensive for some budgets
  • The processing power is too intense for everyday use outside of gaming and other high-performance applications.

Velztorm Lux Lyte Custom Built Gaming Desktop PC

Velztorm Lux Lyte Custom Built Gaming Desktop PC (AMD Ryzen 9-5900X 12-Core, GeForce RTX 3080, 32GB RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD + 2TB HDD (3.5), WiFi, USB 3.2, HDMI, Bluetooth, Display Port, Win 10 Home)
  • 4th Gen AMD Ryzen 9 5900X 3.70GHz Processor (upto 4.8 GHz, 64MB Cache, 12-Cores, 24-Threads, ) ; GeForce RTX 3080 Dedicated Graphics, VR Ready 10GB GDDR6X PCIe 4.0, DirectX 12, VR Ready, G-SYNC [The Graphics card displayed herein is for reference only].
  • 32GB DDR4 DIMM ; 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wifi, Bluetooth 5.0, Ethernet LAN (RJ-45), No Webcam, .
  • No Display ; 1000W Power Supply; RGB Lighting 360mm AIO Liquid CPU Cooler White Color, .
  • 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD + 2TB HDD; 2 USB 3.0 Type-A, 4 USB 3.2 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Display Port (DP), USB 3.2 Type-C Gen2, No Optical Drive, 1 x Microphone Jack, 1 x Headphone Jack.
  • Windows 10 Home-64., 1 Year Manufacturer warranty from MichaelElectronics2 (Professionally upgraded by MichaelElectronics2)

I have to say that the Velztorm Lux Lyte Custom Built Gaming Desktop PC is one of the best minimalist gaming PCs I have ever used. The GeForce RTX 3090 video card provides excellent graphics and plenty of storage space.

The memory and wifi connection on this laptop ensure that I can easily stay connected to my favorite gaming communities. Additionally, the 1000W power supply and RGB lighting make this PC an eye-catching centerpiece for a gaming setup. 


  • Powerful processor and graphics card for smooth, lag-free gaming performance
  • Fast and reliable wifi connection for easy access to gaming communities
  • Eye-catching design with customizable RGB lighting and 1000W power supply


  • No display included, which may be an issue for some gamers
  • Some users may find the minimalist design to be a bit too minimalist for their liking

CLX Set Gaming Desktop w/Intel Core i9 10850K Processor

CLX Set Gaming Desktop w/Intel Core i9 10850K Processor, 64GB DDR4 Memory, GeForce RTX 3090 Graphics, 1 TB SSD, 6 TB HDD, WiFi, Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i9 10850K 3.60GHz 5.20GHz Max. Turbo
  • Memory: 64GB DDR4 - 4 x 16GB 4 slots total, 128GB Max
  • Hard Drives: 1 TB SSD, 6 TB HDD
  • Video Graphics: GeForce RTX 3090 24 GB GDDR6X
  • Power Supply: 850 Watt Power Supply

This PC is powered by the latest Intel Core i9 processor with 10 cores and 20 threads, which can reach speeds of up to 5.2GHz in turbo mode. This computer has high-speed memory and a powerful video card. The hardware is top-of-the-line and the system is incredibly fast and responsive, capable of handling even the most demanding games without a hitch. 

Additionally, the minimalist design is sleek and stylish, making it an ideal choice for gaming enthusiasts who are looking for sophisticated hardware with minimalist appeal.


  • Extremely powerful hardware for fast and responsive gaming performance
  • Sleek, minimalist design for a sophisticated look
  • Top-of-the-line components that deliver incredible speed and performance


  • Expensive compared to other desktop PCs with similar specs
  • Requires proper ventilation in order to ensure optimal performance over time

OMEN – GT13-0090 30L Gaming Desktop PC

OMEN - GT13-0090 30L Gaming Desktop PC, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 Graphics Card, 10th Generation Intel Core i9-10850K Processor, 32 GB RAM, 1 TB SSD, Windows 10 Home (GT13-0090, 2020) Shadow black
  • FREE UPGRADE TO WINDOWS 11 (1) (when available, see below)
  • ULTIMATE GAMING – The GeForce RTX 3090 delivers the ultra-performance that gamers crave, powered by Ampere—NVIDIA’s 2nd gen RTX architecture; with 24 GB GDDR6X dedicated memory, your 4k gaming experience will never look smoother
  • MAKE IT YOURS – Let your desktop reflect your style with easy to upgrade hardware and OMEN Command Center’s growing list of customization and optimization features
  • POWERFUL PROCESSOR – Game, stream, create, and edit multimedia content faster than ever with 10th Generation Intel Core i9-10850K processor with liquid cooling
  • BOOST YOUR PERFORMANCE – Get up to 10x faster performance than a traditional hard drive with 1 TB of PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD storage

The device comes with a free upgrade to Windows 11, which will be welcomed by those who want the latest software experience. The GeForce RTX 3090 graphics card is a good choice for gamers who want smooth performance.

The hardware on this desktop is also highly customizable, allowing users to easily upgrade components as needed to ensure maximum performance. And with a powerful 10th Generation Intel Core i9-10850K processor and 1 TB of PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD storage, users will be able to run the most demanding applications and play their favorite games with ease.


  • Free upgrade to Windows 11 (1)
  • Powerful graphics card with smooth gaming performance
  • Customizable hardware for optimal performance
  • Fast processing and storage capabilities
  • VR ready right out of the box


  • Some users may find it difficult to navigate the customization settings in OMEN Command Center.

Alienware Aurora R13 Gaming Desktop – Intel Core i7-12700KF

Alienware Aurora R13 Gaming Desktop - Intel Core i7-12700KF, 16GB DDR5 RAM, 1TB SSD + 1TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti 8GB GDDR6, Liquid-Cooling, Windows 11 Home - White
  • GEAR CHECK: Is This PC On Your Level? See how your favorite games run on the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, 8 GB GDDR6, LHR, 3 DP graphics card, and 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700F processor.
  • PERFORMANCE BOOST: Using AI rendering, NVIDIA Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) delivers a massive performance boost at the same power when compared to other graphics cards at similar resolutions.
  • DDR5 MEMORY UPGRADE: The fastest memory class for gaming PCs is on the R13, providing a 50% increase in memory bandwidth. This means you can play, stream and multitask with more ease than ever.
  • POWERFUL PROCESSORS: With 12th Gen Intel Core i7, enjoy the freedom of gaming, streaming, and creating on a multi-threaded capacity (12-cores, 20-threaded) desktop.
  • INTRODUCTING OUR NEW GAMING DESKTOP: Spacious Legend 2.0 chassis and a cooler, quieter, liquid-cooled performance.

The Alienware Aurora R13 is an incredibly powerful gaming desktop, perfect for the minimalist PC build. This powerful machine has a 12th gen Intel Core i7-12700F processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti 8 GB GDDR6 graphics card.

It also features DDR5 memory, providing a 50% increase in memory bandwidth for smoother, more seamless performance. Whether you’re gaming, streaming, or creating content, the Alienware Aurora R13 is an excellent choice for any minimalist PC builder looking for power and performance.


  • Powerful processor and graphics card
  • DDR5 memory for improved performance
  • Cool, quiet design with a spacious interior


  • Relatively high price compared to other gaming desktops
  • May not be suitable for more advanced gamers who need even greater processing power and higher frame rates.​

CUK Stratos Micro Gaming Desktop

Empowered PC Stratos Micro Gaming Desktop (NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070, Intel 16-Core i9-12900KF Processor (> Ryzen 9 5950X), 32GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB NVMe SSD + 2TB HDD, W11H) Gamer Computer
  • Processor: Intel Core i9-12900KF Sixteen Core Processor (30MB Cache, 2.4GHz-3.2GHz) 125W
  • RAM: 32GB DDR4 3000MHz | Hard Drive: 512GB NVMe Solid State Drive + 2TB 7200rpm Hard Disk Drive
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 8GB GDDR6 | Motherboard: B660M Motherboard
  • Power Supply: 750W Gold Power Supply | Operating System: Windows 11 Home x64
  • Accessories: 802.11 AC Wireless + Wired LED Backlit USB Gaming Keyboard and Mouse Included | 3-Year CUK Limited Warranty (View warranty section below for more details.)

If you’re looking for a minimalist gaming PC that packs a punch, the CUK Stratos Micro Gaming Desktop is an ideal choice. Outfitted with an Intel Core i9-12900F Sixteen Core Processor and 32GB DDR4 3000MHz RAM, this setup will provide superior performance for even the most demanding games. 

Plus, with its 512GB NVMe Solid State Drive and 2TB 7200rpm Hard Disk Drive, you’ll have plenty of storage space for all your games and media files. And with a powerful NVIDIA GeForce, RTX 3070 8GB graphics card and a B660M motherboard, this desktop are ready to take on the latest titles with ease. 


  • Powerful processor and RAM for superior gaming performance
  • Large storage space for all your games and media files
  • Advanced graphics card and motherboard for the seamless gaming experience


  • Some users may find the minimalist design to be less appealing than other gaming desktops
  • May require occasional maintenance or upgrades to keep up with a newer game

Thermaltake Glacier 360 Liquid-Cooled PC

Thermaltake Glacier 360 Liquid-Cooled PC (AMD Ryzen 5 5600X, RTX 3060, 16GB 3600Mhz DDR4 ToughRAM RGB Memory, 1TB NVMe M.2, WiFi, Win 10 Home) Gaming Desktop Computer S3WT-B550-G36-LCS
  • AMD Ryzen 5 5600X CPU Watercooled, AMD B550 Chipset mATX motherboard, 16GB ToughRam DDR4 RGB, 1TB NVMe M.2, WiFi, Windows 10 Home
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060. Graphics card brand may vary
  • Closed Loop Liquid Cooling with 240mm Radiator and 3 ARGB Fan
  • 1x USB 3.0, 2x USB 2.0, 1x Headphone, 1x Mic Ports
  • Swing door tempered glass with magnetic mounting.

The Thermaltake Glacier 360 Liquid-Cooled PC is a great choice for anyone looking to build a minimalist gaming PC that has powerful hardware and efficient liquid cooling. This mid-tower chassis comes with tempered glass and filtration, making it highly attractive as well as protecting the interior components from dirt and dust.

With this combination of high-performance hardware, you can enjoy smooth and seamless gameplay with rich visuals and fast frame rates. You can easily store and run all of your favorite games without worrying about storage space. 


  • Powerful hardware with efficient liquid cooling for smooth and seamless gaming performance
  • Attractive design featuring tempered glass and filtration for optimal protection of the interior
  • Plenty of storage space 


  • Some users may find the price to be a bit on the high side
  • May need to do additional tinkering and adjustments to fully optimize the cooling performance of this PC build

iBUYPOWER Gaming PC Computer Desktop Element 9260

iBUYPOWER Gaming PC Computer Desktop Element 9260 (Intel Core i7-9700F 3.0Ghz, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB, 16GB DDR4, 240GB SSD, 1TB HDD, Wi-Fi & Windows 10 Home) Black
  • System: Intel Core i7-9700F 8-Core 3.0 GHz (4.70 GHz Max Turbo) | 16GB DDR4-2666 RAM | 1TB HDD | 240GB SSD | Genuine Windows 10 Home 64-bit
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Dedicated Gaming Video Card | VR Ready | 1x DVI | 1x HDMI | 1x Display Port
  • Connectivity: 4 x USB 3 .0 | 2 x USB 2 .0 | 1x RJ-45 Network Ethernet 10/100/1000 | Audio: 7.1 Channel
  • Special Add-Ons: Tempered Glass RGB Gaming Case | 802. 11AC Wi-Fi Included | 16 Color RGB Lighting Case | Free Gaming Keyboard & RGB Gaming Mouse | No Bloatware
  • Warranty: 1 year parts & labor + free lifetime US tech support | Assembled in the U.S.A

The iBUYPOWER Gaming PC Computer Desktop Element 9260 is an excellent minimalist gaming PC for anyone who needs a powerful and reliable machine for playing the latest games, working with graphics and video, or even just day-to-day computing tasks. 

It comes equipped with an Intel Core, which can turbo up to 4.70 GHz for quick and smooth performance, an graphics card that ensures smooth gameplay with high-resolution visuals.


  • Powerful and reliable performance for playing games, working with graphics and video, or other tasks
  • Equipped with an Intel Core processor that can turbo up to 4.70 GHz for quick and smooth performance
  • High-quality graphics card for smooth gameplay with high-resolution visuals
  • Beautiful RGB lighting and tempered glass case design


  • A bit on the expensive side compared to other minimalist gaming PCs
  • Some users may find the keyboard and mouse included with the PC to be a bit basic or limited in functionality

Intel NUC NUC11PHKi7CAA1 Gaming Computer

Intel NUC NUC11PHKi7CAA1 Gaming Computer,Intel Core i7-1165G7, 2.8–4.7GHz, 16GB RAM, 512GB PCIe SSD, 28W Intel Iris™ Xe Graphics, NVI-Dia GeForce RTX2060 Discrete Graphics w/6GB GDDR6,Win 10 Home
  • Intel NUC11 NUC11PAHi7CAA1 Mini PC, 11th Generation Intel Core i7-1165G7, 2.8 GHz – 4.7 GHz Turbo, 4 core, 8 thread, 12MB Cache.Our store is HOT selling Intel NUC11 i5, i7, NUC10 i5, i7, NUC8, Barebone and Mini PC with various sizes of RAM or SSD. If you need to know more, please click on our Store Name:"GEEK + Computer Mall" --------- "Products", OR click "Visit the GEEK+ Store" under the title.
  • 28W Intel Iris Xe Graphics, up to 1.3 GHz, 96 EU units, NVI-DIA GeForce RTX2060 Discrete Graphics w/ 6GB GDDR6.
  • 16GB (2x 8GB) DDR4-2666, Intel Optane Memory H10 (32GB + 512GB) Solid State Storage.
  • Windows 10 Home, 64Bit, HDMI 2.0b, Mini DisplayPort 1.4 ports,HDMI 2.0b and Mini DisplayPort 1.4 ports support 8K graphics and four monitors,Intel 2.5Gb (i225-LM) Ethernet port, Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX411, 802.11ax 2x2 3.0 Gbps w/ 6GHz & DCT + Bluetooth 5.2, with internal antennas.
  • Three-year original warranty from Intel. For more information please visit Intel official website.

The Intel NUC NUC11PHKi7CAA1 Gaming Computer is an incredibly powerful gaming computer that offers incredible performance and reliability. The impressive specs of this PC make it the perfect choice for gamers looking for intense gaming, streaming, content creation, research, or multitasking. This high-grade gaming desktop is equipped with an Intel Core i7-9700F processor, which delivers fast and reliable performance.


  • Powerful processor for high performance and smooth gaming
  • A dedicated graphics card delivers immersive graphics for a more immersive experience
  • Provides fast and efficient multitasking capabilities
  • A large hard drive provides ample storage for all your favorite games and content


  • Some users may find the price to be a bit high compared to other gaming PCs
  • Some users may experience occasional lag or performance issues, especially with more demanding games
  • The system may require regular maintenance and care in order to keep the components running optimally.

Centaurus Andromeda A1 Gaming Computer 

Centaurus Andromeda A1 Gaming Computer - AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-Core 4.4GHz TB, 16GB RAM, GeForce RTX 3070, 1TB SSD, Windows 11 Pro, WiFi. Tempered Glass, RGB LEDs, 4K, VR Ready
  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 4.4GHz All-Core (4.2GHz max Turbo) 8-core 16-Thread CPU | 16GB DDR4 3000MHz RAM | Wraith Spire cooler
  • Video Card: GeForce RTX 3070 8GB HDMI/DisplayPort 4K VR Ready | Microsoft Windows 11 PRO 64bit PRO | 802.11 AC WiFi | 1Gbps Ethernet
  • 1TB Solid State Drive (SSD) | Fast boot in less than 10 seconds, expansion available | 8+ USB 3.2, 2x USB 2.0 ports
  • Case - ESG Y100, 120mm fans, RGB LEDs, tempered glass side panel, magnetic top filter, advanced ventilation | 600W 80+ Certified power supply
  • Top Quality Components | Assembled in USA | 1 Year limited warranty and lifetime support

The Centaurus Andromeda A1 Gaming Computer is a powerful minimalist PC build that offers excellent performance in a compact, stylish package. Featuring an All-Core processor with 8 cores, the A1 is capable of running demanding games and applications smoothly and efficiently.

The A1 also comes equipped with a powerful discrete GPU, video card, as well as fast and reliable 1TB storage. And with its minimalist design featuring RGB LED lights and tempered glass panels, this gaming computer is the perfect choice for anyone who wants outstanding performance without compromising on style.


  • Powerful, minimalist design with fast and efficient performance for gaming and other demanding applications.
  • Comes equipped with a discrete GPU, great for playing high-resolution games and streaming videos.
  • Rugged, compact case with tempered glass panels for extra durability and style.
  • Easy to set up and ready to use right out of the box.


  • Some users may experience occasional lag or performance issues due to the high level of processing power required by the A1 components.

ApexGamingPCs – Alpha Watercooled VR Gaming PC

ApexGamingPCs - Alpha Watercooled VR Gaming PC, i5-11600KF 3.9GHz, GeForce RTX 3060, 16GB DDR4-3600, 500GB SATA SSD, WiFi Ready, Bluetooth Ready & Windows 11 Pro
  • Tech Specs: i5-11600KF 3.9GHz | Water Cooled CPU Cooler | RTX 3060 | 16GB DDR4-3600 RGB RAM | B560M Motherboard | 500GB SATA SSD | Windows 11 Pro
  • Connectivity: 9x USB Ports | 1x Ethernet Port | 1x WiFi Dongle | 1x Bluetooth Dongle
  • Water Cooling: Don't Settle For Air Coolers | Apex Alpha Comes With A 240MM Water Cooled CPU Cooler
  • High Quality Products Only: System Is Built With Parts From Only Large High Quality Brands
  • System ram type: ddr4_sdram

Apex Gaming PC’s Apex Alpha is an impressive top-of-the-line virtual reality gaming PC, designed for gamers of all levels. With its Intel i5-11600KF processor and RTX 3060 graphics card, this minimalist build packs a punch. The components used in the construction are of the highest quality, ensuring that you get the best gaming experience possible. 

The quality hardware and minimalist design make it a sleek and stylish addition to any gaming setup. I highly recommend ApexGamingPCs’ Alpha Watercooled VR Gaming PC to anyone looking for an immersive, high-performance gaming experience.


  • Sleek, minimalist design that is stylish and easy to integrate into any gaming setup
  • Powerful hardware with industry-leading components for top-notch performance
  • Built to the highest quality standards and backed by excellent customer support


  • Some might find the price a bit on the high side compared to other gaming PCs
  • Some users may experience occasional software or hardware issues that require troubleshooting or replacement parts. 

Minimalist Pc Build Benefits

minimalist pc build

A minimalist pc build is a computer built with minimalist ideals in mind. This means that the focus is on functionality and not on flashy extras or features that will go unused. Not only will you have a less cluttered workspace, but you’ll also have a faster, more efficient computer. Here are some of the benefits of a minimalist pc build:

A minimalist pc build is often cheaper than a traditional build 

This is because there is less hardware to purchase and the hardware that is purchased is often of lower quality. While this may seem like a downside, it actually works in favor of the minimalist pc builder. 

By choosing lower-quality components, you are freeing up money to spend on other things, such as software or an upgraded operating system. 

A minimalist pc build takes much less time to set up and get running than a traditional build 

There are no complicated drivers to install or settings to tweak; just plug in the cables and you’re good to go. 

This also makes upgrading much simpler; instead of having to uninstall old programs and drivers, install the new ones, and then configure everything to your liking, you can simply pop in the new card or drive and be done with it. 

Minimalist pc build produce much less heat than traditional builds do

This means that they are quieter, use less power, and are more environmentally friendly. Not only is this great for the planet, but it also means you will have to deal with less noise pollution in your home or office. 

Whether you are looking for a desktop replacement pc or something to take on the go, a minimalist pc build is a great option. It offers all of the functionality of a traditional build, but with less time, money, and hassle. 

Factors To Consider When Choosing Minimalist Pc Build

minimalist pc build

When it comes to minimalist pc build, there are a few factors you need to consider before diving in. 

The budget

A minimalist pc build can be cheaper than a traditional build, but it’s not always the case. If you want high-quality components, you will end up spending more money than if you went with a pre-built machine. It’s important to set a budget and stick to it; this way, you won’t be tempted to add extra features or components that you don’t really need. 


If you plan on taking your pc with you on the go, then you will need to choose components that are small and lightweight. Conversely, if you plan on using your pc at home only, then you can opt for bigger and heavier components without having to worry about weight or size restrictions. 


This refers to the ability to add new hardware components or software packages in order to enhance the performance of your minimalist pc build. Upgrading can be achieved by either buying new components and installing them yourself or by making use of pre-existing hardware and software combinations. 

Can your chosen components be easily upgraded when newer and better ones come out? Or are they fixed configurations that cannot be changed? Upgradability is an important consideration if you want your PC to last for several years. 

The noise your pc to produces  

minimalist pc build

Choosing components that produce very little noise, such as solid-state drives (SSDs) and silent cooling fans, will ensure that your minimalist pc build operates with minimal sound. SSDs are especially quiet since they have no moving parts, meaning that they produce virtually no noise at all. 

If you are planning on using your PC as a desktop replacement or at home, then you may not mind if it is a bit noisy. However, if you plan on taking your PC with you often, then noise can be an important consideration. 

The types of operating systems 

A minimalist pc build is often meant for more minimalist operating systems, such as Linux or BSD. However, if you want to stick with a traditional Windows-based OS, there are plenty of minimalist builds that can work just as well. 

For those looking for a minimalist OS, Linux is often the go-to choice due to its customizability and lightweight nature. Alternatively, you can opt for a minimalist Windows OS such as Windows 10 S, which is ideal if you are looking to use your minimalist build for home or office work. 

FAQs about Minimalist Pc Build

What is the difference between a traditional pc build and a minimalist pc build?

The difference between a traditional pc build and a minimalist pc build lies primarily in the approach taken to achieve the desired outcome. A traditional pc build usually involves choosing from a variety of components, such as video cards, hard drives, motherboards, and so on, then putting them together in an appropriate configuration. 

On the other hand, a minimalist pc build is typically designed with more specific goals in mind, such as portability or upgradability. As a result, minimalist pc build often involves choosing fewer and more specialized components and can require some knowledge of computer hardware to execute successfully. 

Can I use a minimalist pc build for gaming?

minimalist pc build

Yes, minimalist pc build is becoming increasingly popular among gamers due to their portability and upgradability. Despite the smaller form factor of minimalist PCs, they can still deliver a great gaming experience if you choose the right components. When building a minimalist PC for gaming, it is important to consider both hardware and software requirements. 

For example, you will want a powerful graphics card and lots of storage space to ensure that your games run smoothly. Additionally, if you are planning on playing the latest titles, then you will need to make sure that your minimalist PC build is compatible with the latest game patches and drivers. 

What are the best minimalist pc build?

The best minimalist pc builds depend on the user’s individual needs and preferences. For example, a minimalist PC build for gamers will likely require more powerful components than a minimalist PC build for office work. 

When selecting components for your minimalist build, it is important to consider factors such as portability, upgradability, noise levels, and the type of operating system that you want to use. 

How much noise will my minimalist pc build make?

There are still a number of factors that can affect the amount of noise that your minimalist PC build produces. For example, the fans on your graphics card or CPU can be quite loud if they are running at full speed. 

Additionally, some cases may have built-in fans that generate more noise than others. If you are particularly sensitive to noise, then it is important to do your research before selecting components for your minimalist PC build. 

There are a number of online resources that can help you find the quietest parts for your build. Ultimately, however, the best way to reduce the noise level of your minimalist PC is to use a carefully-selected combination of components and case. 

How much do I need to know about computer hardware to create a minimalist pc build?

minimalist pc build

If you are new to the world of computer hardware, then it can be helpful to do some research before starting your minimalist PC build. There are a number of online resources available that can help you familiarize yourself with the basics of building a minimalist PC, including forums and blog posts that feature detailed guides on the subject. With a little bit of research, you can feel confident about creating a minimalist PC build that meets all of your needs.

How portable is my minimalist PC build?

Generally speaking, a minimalist PC build is designed to be as lightweight and portable as possible. Depending on the components you choose, your minimalist pc build can be highly portable; since they typically use fewer components, they often weigh much less than traditional desktop PCs. 

In addition to weight, you will also want to consider the size of your minimalist PC. Many minimalist PCs are small enough to fit in your backpack or handbag, making them an excellent choice for on-the-go gaming or work. 


If you’re in the market for a high-powered gaming PC that doesn’t take up too much space, we highly recommend checking out the Thermaltake LCGS View 390 AIO Liquid Cooled CPU Gaming PC. This machine is packed with features and can handle even the most demanding games on the market. 

Plus, it comes at a fraction of the cost of many other gaming PCs on the market today. Don’t miss out on this incredible deal – order your Thermaltake LCGS View 390 AIO Liquid Cooled CPU Gaming PC now!

Thermaltake LCGS View 390 AIO Liquid Cooled CPU Gaming PC(AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 8-core, ToughRam DDR4 3600Mhz 16GB RGB Memory, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090, 1TB NVMe Gen4 M.2, Win 10 Home) V51B-X570-39V-LCS
  • AMD Ryzen 7 5800X CPU Watercooled, AMD X570 Chipset ATX motherboard, 16GB ToughRam DDR4 RGB, 1TB NVMe Gen4 M.2, WiFi, Windows 10 Home
  • NVIDIA RTX 3090 24GB Video Memory, 3x Display Port/1x HDMI. Graphics card brand may vary
  • Closed loop liquid cooling with 360 millimeter radiator
  • 2x USB 3.0, 2x USB 2.0, 1x Headphone, 1x Mic Ports
  • Full tower with 3-sided 4 millimeter thick tempered glass panels

When it comes to minimalist PC build, there are many benefits to consider. Perhaps the most obvious benefit is that a minimalist PC build takes up less space than traditional gaming towers. This can be a major advantage for people who live in small spaces or want a computer that is easy to move around. 

Additionally, minimalist PCs tend to run cooler and quieter than their more elaborate counterparts, making them ideal for gamers who want an immersive experience without all of the noise. So if you’re looking for a powerful and compact gaming machine, a minimalist PC build may be perfect for you!

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