Minimalist Desk Idea (Feat. @kris.ysh)

We have seen so many minimalist desk setups, but this is the most minimalist setup by far. The desk owner Kris is an UX designer and utilizing his minimalist desk setup for his work and photo shoot editing.

Make sure to follow his Instagram account @kris.ysh for more tech setup feeds!


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Main Monitor: Samsung 34-Inch CJ791 Ultrawide Curved Gaming Monitor

Sub Monitor: Acer Nitro XV242Y

Screenbar: Quntis e-Reading LED Monitor Light Bar

Main Monitor Mount: HUANUO Single Monitor Desk Mount HNSS7

Desk Plant Holder: Tabletop Himmeli Decor Air Plant Holder

Keyboard: RK ROYAL KLUDGE RK68

Mouse: Logitech G305 LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Mouse

Camera: Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera

Laptop: Apple MacBook Air w/ M1 Chip

Desk Mat: Waterproof Large Gaming Mouse Pad

LED Lighting: DAYBETTER Smart LED Strip Lights 100ft with App Control Remote


 

Main Monitor

Samsung 34-Inch CJ791 Ultrawide Curved Gaming Monitor

This ultrawide curved monitor features ultrawide WQHD resolution 3440 x 1440 with 100Hz refresh rate, 4ms response, and stereo speakers. Also intuitive screen split software PBP/PIP allows you do multi-tasking easier. QLED technology provides a wide range of colors, darker blacks with a 3000: 1 contrast ratio as well.


 

Sub Monitor

Acer Nitro XV242Y

This widescreen IPS gaming monitor features 23.8" Full HD (1920 x 1080) with up to 165Hz refresh rate, up to 0.5ms response time, and VESA Certified DisplayHDR 400. NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible with AMD FreeSync Premium Technology, Zero-Frame Design and 2 Speakers. Also this monitor has many angle adjustment feature with ergonomic tilt -5° to 25°, height adjustment range of 4.7", 360° swivel, and +/- 90° pivot.


 

Laptop

Apple MacBook Air w/ M1 Chip

Since this is too famous laptop, just here are some key highlights.

Apple-designed M1 chip for a giant leap in CPU, GPU, and machine learning performance.

8-core CPU delivers up to 3.5x faster performance to tackle projects faster than ever.

Up to eight GPU cores with up to 5x faster graphics for graphics-intensive apps and games.

16-core Neural Engine for advanced machine learning.

8GB of unified memory so everything you do is fast and fluid.



 

Screenbar

Quntis e-Reading LED Monitor Light Bar

This e-reading LED task lamp is built with a suspension design that ensures the light comes from the front and center, providing enough light for your desk and keyboard while avoiding reflective glare off the computer screen. The monitor lamp emits a soft and average light without any flicker, which help to relieve eye fatigue caused by long-term viewing of the computer, thus protect eyes health. Ideal choice for students, painters, designers and office workers.


 

Main Monitor Mount

HUANUO Single Monitor Desk Mount HNSS7

The larger and longer stand fits 22 to 35 inch screens with vesa 75x75mm and 100x100mm. Securely holds monitors weighing from 6.6lbs to 26.4lbs. extends up to 26.3”, perfect for deeper desktops. Compared with common monitor desk mounts, this monitor mount easily goes up to 21.65”, providing more height adjustment for your monitor to find an ergonomic height.


 

Keyboard

RK ROYAL KLUDGE RK68

RK ROYAL KLUDGE is well-known mechanical keyboard maker and have variety of choices. In this setup, RK68 was a perfect option since it boasts both practical and compact features, while retaining minimalist layout and it also geared with arrow keys and frequently used control keys. In addition, Hot-swap PCB allows you to replace 3 pins/5 pins switches freely without soldering issue. Enjoy the fun of making your own unique keyboard.


 

Mouse

Logitech G305 LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Mouse

Advanced LIGHTSPEED wireless gaming mouse for super-fast 1 ms response time and faster than wired performance. And next-gen 12,000 DPI HERO optical sensor delivers unrivaled gaming performance, accuracy and power efficiency. Also ultra-long battery life gives you up to 250 hours of continuous gaming on a single AA battery.


 

LED Lighting

DAYBETTER Smart LED Strip Lights 100ft with App Control Remote

DAYBETTER LED Strip is the best seller at Amazon. The 100 feet LED strip lights support both app lighting and 24 keys IR remote for control, which allow you change the led lights color and modes are conveniently. Also built-in microphone let this ambience light color sync to music and pre-set time to turn on and off with timer function.


 


Camera

Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera

Advanced 24.2MP back Illuminated 35 millimeter full frame image sensor with ISO range of 100 to 25600. Hybrid AF with 179 point focal plane phase detection and 25 contrast detect points with 3 inch tilting LCD screen. Up to 11 FPS continuous shooting possible and battery life goes up to 360 shots.


 


Desk Plant Holder

Tabletop Himmeli Decor Air Plant Holder

Named from Germanic word 'Himmel' meaning sky or heaven. Geometric shape provides growth space for air plants to absorb air & water. Suitable for place air plants, tillandsias, or other artificial flowers, perfect plant holder versatile for home and office.