December 1, 2023

I by no means thought that, after shopping for a standing desk, I’d find yourself desirous to improve it. CORSAIR proved me unsuitable.

At this time, CORSAIR introduced the Platform:6, its new modular standing desk that appears like an absolute dream for anybody who needs all the choices in terms of outfitting their desk for work, gaming, streaming, and extra. The corporate says that the desk is launching in This autumn, however has not but revealed a precise launch date or given us pricing. Nonetheless, this factor appears so insane that I’m going to be tempted it doesn’t matter what the worth is.

When you don’t want so as to add all the optionally available equipment, you possibly can nonetheless run the Platform:6 as a extra conventional standing desk. As with most, the corporate says that you would be able to select the floor materials of the desk between various choices that I’m positive comprise wooden and steel. Twin monitor arms are additionally included out of the field. The corporate says that the bottom desk options six ft of floor space.

Each Platform:6 is loaded with a plethora of normal options to enhance your high quality of life. Included twin monitor arms are prepared for a dual-monitor setup out of the field, whereas an outsized CORSAIR RapidRoute wire administration tray retains cables hid in an area massive sufficient to accommodate energy strips as nicely. Much more wire administration and small merchandise storage comes within the type of an in-desk storage cubby with USB Kind-A and Kind-C charging ports, leading to an uncluttered area that accommodates the complexity of high-powered gaming or skilled setups whereas nonetheless trying nice.

Nevertheless, with its rail system, you possibly can construct upon that base expertise. CORSAIR can have an internet configurator that enables prospects to custom-build their precise setup or, in the event that they’re proud of what the corporate has assembled for them, buy a pre-built setup and seize some financial savings. The corporate says that the rail system permits compatibility with “tons of of aftermarket attachments and equipment.”

Expandability is the important thing idea that drove the design of the Platform:6, with an assortment of add-ons providing large potential for any particular person to create their ultimate desk. If the six-foot large floor isn’t sufficient area, facet extensions will be put in to both facet of the desk for an additional 30cm x 70cm, with optionally available hanging pegboards. The Elgato Multi Body top-mounted pegboard unique to the Platform:6 gives much more mounting places to prepare your gear and equipment, with adapters for Elgato Multi-Mount and Flex Arm merchandise to mount Key Lights, cameras, or microphones on to the rail system.

Platform:6 shall be launching within the fourth quarter of this 12 months, so the corporate is clearly making an attempt to make sure it’s obtainable for many who wish to purchase it as a present (even when the present is for themselves) this vacation season. If you wish to keep updated when it’s obtainable to order, you possibly can join electronic mail alerts on the CORSAIR web site.

I’ve a standing desk proper now, however after seeing a preview of simply how organized and clear your setup will be with this desk, I’m going to be extraordinarily tempted to purchase this factor. Perhaps it’ll even get me to begin gaming on a PC once more. Who is aware of!