1440p Gaming Build by Optimum Tech

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Are you one of those gamers who always try to minimize the footprint of their gaming builds? If so, the YouTube channel Optimum Tech has built a compact gaming device featuring Ryzen 5600X and 3060 Ti.  

Don’t let the small size fool you into thinking the device will compromise its efficiency and performance. Instead, you can easily play the likes of Cyberpunk 2077 with an excellent frame rate in ultra settings.

Let’s discuss some main hardware components on the device that make it worth the choice.

Phanteks Evolv Shift 2 Air- Case

Phanteks Evolv Shift 2 Air- Case

This unique case is the primary thing that determines the type of hardware you can utilize in the build. You have to maintain an excellent balance in the size to accommodate things such as CPU, RAM, cooling setup, graphics card, and other important parts.

Given the hardware requirements of high-end games, Phanteks Evolv Shift 2 Air used in the setup is beyond expectations in terms of sufficient accommodation capacity with perfect sturdiness and operational excellence. 

The availability of mesh side panels ensures enough ventilation for reliable cooling. As a result, you will find sufficient capacity for getting rid of the heat produced during high-end games. 

AMD Ryzen 5600X

AMD Ryzen 5600X

As far as CPU is concerned, the system utilizes a Hexa-Core Ryzen 5 5600 X from Ryzen which is one of the latest processing devices available on the market. Not only that, but all the CPUs of the 5000 series from AMD Ryzen perform exceptionally well in terms of gaming reliability.

One of the greatest advantages of using 5600 X is enhanced IPC gain, which results in better overall processing power of the machine. The turbo power of 5.6 GHz means there is plenty of space for top-of-the-line gaming series.  

As a result, you can expect this machine to support high-end video editing and 3d modeling. But its price is higher than that of the 3600 X, which also offers satisfactory performance for gaming. 

Everything from a top-notch core count to its excellent compatibility with modern graphics card devices makes it one of the best possible options available for gaming.

MSI’s RTX 3060 Ti Gaming X Trio- Graphics Card

MSI’s RTX 3060 Ti Gaming X Trio- Graphics Card

To boost the graphics performance. The device features an RTX 3060 Ti from the MSI Gaming Trio series. The triple-fan card is equipped with a quiet cooling mechanism and fits perfectly inside the Evolv Shift 2 case

Price is another factor that motivated the developer to use MSI’s gaming trio. It provides all the features and operational efficiency of a premium graphics card at a very competitive price tag. 

Corsair SF 600 Platinum – Power Supply

Corsair SF 600 Platinum - Power Supply

Corsair SF 600 seems to be an excellent power supply for this machine, given the motherboard and other hardware components of the system. It bears an exceptional platinum efficiency of 80 plus and is supplied with multiple cables to maximize user convenience. 

be quiet! Pure Loop – CPU Cooler

be quiet! pure loop 120mm

Given the overall design of the case, there are multiple available options in terms of the cooling mechanism of the system. However, we cannot utilize these options that can potentially produce more noise and maximum irritation for the user.

That is why be quiet! Pure Loop 120 seems to be the perfect choice made by the developer in this case. This device has an air pump located on the tubing portion. As a result, you won’t see any issues with air circulation or the overall performance of the cooling setup. 

Motherboard- Aorus Pro B550i ITX Pro AX

Motherboard- Aorus Pro B550i ITX Pro AX

The motherboard in the system features a 6+2 layout coupled with excellent power stages of 90 amps. In terms of VRM, B550i has the strongest efficiency compared to other similar models. It ensures the consistent provision of the power throughout the components, especially the CPU. 

As a result, you won’t see any degraded performance that results from a poor supply of voltage. However, the motherboard does not have any USB type-C header, which is undoubtedly a limitation for this champ. 



There are multiple storage options for users in this regard. You can opt for a 500 GB SSD from any premium brand. However, the developer uses a 1 TB NVMe SSD M2 drive from Crucial coupled with 16 GB RAM from Corsair. 

It provides sufficient memory to ensure an optimal boot-up and multitasking experience. However, alterations may be made according to your budget and requirements.  

All in all, this 1440p gaming builds is one of the most exceptional mid-range gaming rigs you will ever see. Its premium components ensure maximum satisfaction for gamers. Everything from noiseless performance to reliable heat management justifies its worth for a wide variety of segments.

The RTX 3060Ti is what gives this machine its unbeatable frame rates and intense gaming performance. 

That’s all from our perspective. You can share your suggestions and valuable feedback regarding the system’s performance in the comment section below.