My Laptop DIED - Time to Pick a New One!

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  • Published: 23 July 2019
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Comments • 11 821

  • The new me 243
    The new me 243  4 hours back

    Scrap it for parts

    • JPvrb
      JPvrb  7 hours back

      Bruh why was there a skeleton shadow at 0:10

      • ndukve
        ndukve  10 hours back

        Dell's might not be the best looking, best specs having laptops, but mine still is running strong after almost 8 years. And I really appreciate a long lasting product.

        • ToWi1989
          ToWi1989  16 hours back

          All of a sudden its a plus to have discrete graphics in the razer???

          • *internal Screaming*
            *internal Screaming*  21 hours back

            well of course it broke its a razer

            • Pedro Simões
              Pedro Simões  1 days back

              Time to buy a macbook pro...

              • Ramen_Noods
                Ramen_Noods  1 days back

                Stay Tuned For A New Episode of Laptopette 💻

                • AdiFTW
                  AdiFTW  1 days back

                  4:28 THAT SCARED SH*T OUTTA ME!!!

                  • Rahmi Acar
                    Rahmi Acar  1 days back

                    LENOVO THINKPAD T470/T480 😍😍😍😍😍😍😍 heck even the T440 and upgrade it a wee bit :D

                    • TheGreatGamer SVS
                      TheGreatGamer SVS  1 days back

                      Dude the RTX 2080 i7 9750H model CB0050nr is less that 2000 $ on Amazon here is the link : https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07T443QPD

                      • hismileguy
                        hismileguy  1 days back

                        that blue screen had the QR code of lttstore.com

                        • davedarko
                          davedarko  2 days back

                          next time please put a virtual machine with windows on the mac please :)

                          • Kaspar Games
                            Kaspar Games  2 days back

                            That BSOD screen git me real scared, i thought my phone crashed but i guess no

                            • Cody Schlenker
                              Cody Schlenker  2 days back

                              Why don't razer's last as long? Are they the Apple of windows computers?

                              • I know I am cool
                                I know I am cool  2 days back

                                Guys where is the #donglesquad

                                • Cowzi
                                  Cowzi  2 days back

                                  bruh








                                  b

                                  • kENNETHcss
                                    kENNETHcss  2 days back

                                    No one:




                                    Linus having an IKEA kitchen at the workplace

                                    • En Win
                                      En Win  2 days back

                                      Get 'Razer Care', oh hang on, you can't........What a fucking rip off.

                                      • João Machado
                                        João Machado  2 days back

                                        Linus, if you ever buy Dell be advised that they have the WORST customer support ever.
                                        I've bought a Dell XPS 15 9560 in August 2017, spent 2.010€ and it came faulty from fabric with a lot of anomalies and I've been battling with them since then to get my refund. It's in court yet...
                                        They made talk to 10 different persons over the phone, I spoke to "supervisors" that stopped answering me out of nowhere over e-mail.
                                        I got it repaired by Dell 2 times and it stayed the same, after the 2nd repair it didn't turn on anymore.
                                        It has one of the most gorgeous designs overall and nice specs for sure, but if anything is to happen it will turn your life into a nightmare.

                                        • Jishnu Thangallu
                                          Jishnu Thangallu  2 days back

                                          who saw the skull in the begining ?

                                          • Dr. Ty
                                            Dr. Ty  2 days back

                                            2 years later and will see

                                            • Adam Laurie
                                              Adam Laurie  2 days back

                                              The LTT editors are the fucking best. that little trumpet chord after the macbook review "debatable" was fucking excellent cos I just like to imagine it's the editors own opinion clashing with Linus

                                              • LexolusYT
                                                LexolusYT  2 days back

                                                4:28 ... that actually scared me , y just fixed my pc from 2h of pain

                                                • Kevin Preddie
                                                  Kevin Preddie  2 days back

                                                  I want to see the fun fact but the overlayed links are blocking it Q.Q

                                                  • Green Lemonz
                                                    Green Lemonz  2 days back

                                                    Why you not choose MacBook I isheep

                                                    • LordMortus
                                                      LordMortus  2 days back

                                                      It's really hard to read the fun fact about chocolate with the clickable links over it.

                                                      • Blake Wollsieffer
                                                        Blake Wollsieffer  2 days back

                                                        *Weird flex but okay*

                                                        • Mr Samuel Barney
                                                          Mr Samuel Barney  2 days back

                                                          Lol, advert with linus in it for a video with linus in it lol

                                                          • Shian Bee
                                                            Shian Bee  2 days back

                                                            I saw a ghost. 0:11

                                                            • Matt Devers
                                                              Matt Devers  2 days back

                                                              Amazon code no longer works. Shame I was interested in the charger but it's a bit pricey to justify the cost.

                                                              • Patrick Conroy
                                                                Patrick Conroy  2 days back

                                                                Nothing wrong with the chocolate, it's not mouldy or anything. It's called 'fat bloom' and while doesn't look amazing is just where the fat has come to the surface probably because of the chocolate being stored in a less than optimal place, like the back of someone's drawer (where I'm guessing this one was :D).

                                                                • Paul Newton
                                                                  Paul Newton  3 days back

                                                                  Laptops need a compartment to stowing AND connecting USB dongles, it's asanine to have to either constantly re/disconnect them or risk breaking them by having them stick out the side. Goodness help you if it gets snagged and rips at the laptop guts and ruins the dongle.

                                                                  • Ted Lee
                                                                    Ted Lee  3 days back

                                                                    hey Linus, I heard that you can activate the two backup cores on the MacBook air with terminal commands... not saying you have to do it, but I tried it and it worked fine. Only problem is the overheating.

                                                                    • James Debbarma
                                                                      James Debbarma  3 days back

                                                                      was that a skull on the laptop screen in the beginning

                                                                      • TheTekknician
                                                                        TheTekknician  3 days back

                                                                        "It feels really good in the hand, but it's not as stiff as the others" - Linus, 2019.

                                                                        • pharaan
                                                                          pharaan  3 days back

                                                                          Irony : Windows wallpaper on Mac Book

                                                                          • Ahaan Mohan
                                                                            Ahaan Mohan  19 hours back

                                                                            Irony: "I've been gaming a lot lately" so Razer but we put the Mac in there for giggles.

                                                                        • Bilgewat3r
                                                                          Bilgewat3r  3 days back

                                                                          To anyone who can read that fun fact at the end, please transcribe it or tell me how I can turn off/hide the video card things.

                                                                          • sgtdude1110
                                                                            sgtdude1110  3 days back

                                                                            Oh hey that's the same issue my 2015 Razer Blade had

                                                                            • doctor gibble gobble III

                                                                              just plug it back in

                                                                              • Andrew Beeman
                                                                                Andrew Beeman  3 days back

                                                                                I love the BSOD


                                                                                Your host has run out of ideas and now needs to rest


                                                                                For possible fixes visit webmd.com


                                                                                If you call a support person, give them this info:
                                                                                STOP CODE:OUIJA_BOARD

                                                                                • Philippe-Élie Miner
                                                                                  Philippe-Élie Miner  3 days back

                                                                                  4:29 scared the crap out of me because I just bought a new laptop and thought it was already broken

                                                                                  • Boring_YT
                                                                                    Boring_YT  3 days back

                                                                                    You could just replace the power jack that's inside of the laptop if it the charger port doesn't work.

                                                                                    • Ben Garza
                                                                                      Ben Garza  4 days back

                                                                                      There's an old saying in Tennessee—I know it's in Texas, probably in Tennessee—that says, Fool me once, shame on...shame on you. Fool me — you can't get fooled again.

                                                                                      • Tanner
                                                                                        Tanner  8 hours back

                                                                                        Load the chopper let it rain on you

                                                                                      • Ahaan Mohan
                                                                                        Ahaan Mohan  19 hours back

                                                                                        You can't fool me another time, Dubya

                                                                                    • Sondra Sebald
                                                                                      Sondra Sebald  4 days back

                                                                                      What I don't like in the newer computers is that they are making the storage smaller. I get it costs more for the better stuff, but to me I'd want more storage.

                                                                                      • Colby Onnen
                                                                                        Colby Onnen  4 days back

                                                                                        4:28 just made my heart drop into my stomach! I just built this pc a few days ago! WHY DO YOU DO THIS TO US LINUS!

                                                                                        • Puma Poro
                                                                                          Puma Poro  4 days back

                                                                                          The problem with the old laptop is probably the AC adapter not the laptop

                                                                                          • Tyler Serafin
                                                                                            Tyler Serafin  5 days back

                                                                                            I see everyone talk about being able to bring one cable to charge everything. like bro what if you need to charge both the switch and the laptop? You only have one cable. Am I missing something here?

                                                                                            • Ahaan Mohan
                                                                                              Ahaan Mohan  18 hours back

                                                                                              Or, you know, transfer a large file to a device while charging. I don't understand this fascination - yes, it's convenient in that all cables work with all devices but that's pretty much it. Still need to carry multiple chargers and cables.

                                                                                          • TEKNOCRAFT
                                                                                            TEKNOCRAFT  5 days back

                                                                                            okay... so nobody gonna wonder about the guy with a mask that is reflecting on the laptop screen??? (0:11
                                                                                            )