The CPU Intel SHOULD have made!

  • Published: 10 September 2018
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Comments • 4 077

  • Piotr Sumela
    Piotr Sumela  1 years back

    If only you would do it straight... it kinda hurts my "premium" thing. To be fair, never delidded anything, so I have no idea how hard it is to align IHS correctly, but it looks like something what you would buy on aliexpress. Especially on b-rolls ;p

    • LeGoog2008
      LeGoog2008  4 months back

      That CPU was quite ugly looking.. :(

    • AstralStorm
      AstralStorm  4 months back

      @Linus Tech Tips Should've asked. Epoxy is used because it sticks to everything and is mechanically sound. For other thing that sticks to everything too, cyanoacrylate - it's bit easier to crack.

    • SolidSonicTH
      SolidSonicTH  5 months back

      Dimi Supposedly it’s even better when you don’t because the IHS now makes direct contact with the substrate, removing as much distance as possible between the underside and the die. Adding adhesive during the relidding reintroduces that air gap (possibly even more than the original mounting since you aren’t a robot who can exactly measure and spread adhesive), sacrificing some heat dispersal.

    • bu tre
      bu tre  6 months back

      delidding is easy. you really don't need the fancy tools, I've always just done it with a razor blade. been doing it for years, started with an athlon 245 and mercury (since gallium compounds weren't available back then) and have done it to every non-soldered chip I've gotten my hands on since. only messed it up once on a pentium 4 that turned out to be soldered, but that chip was free anyway. these days I'm using conductonaut, but the concept is the same, only difference is I don't need any hydrochloric acid for it.

    • bmxriderforlife1234
      bmxriderforlife1234  11 months back

      @shaunskii or nail polish.

  • LeafyWushy
    LeafyWushy  5 days back

    i knew linus was a true canadian when he sais eh? in 3:22

    • MetalHawk Gaming
      MetalHawk Gaming  6 days back

      You should sell these, I would like to buy one

      • ᴋᴇᴢ
        ᴋᴇᴢ  1 weeks back

        6:47 Der 8auer :D

        • killerskyhawk None
          killerskyhawk None  2 weeks back

          This cpu if intel made THAT I would’ve put an intel instead of an amd into my system

          • duoone90
            duoone90  2 weeks back

            Hey Guys what is the Music in the background arround 6.20 when linus was putting liquid mettle .Kind of a mexican feel maybe anyone has the name ? .

            • turtlelore 2
              turtlelore 2  3 weeks back

              *custom engraves CPU*
              *covers the whole thing with a massive cooler*

              • TheRealSimpleSimon
                TheRealSimpleSimon  3 weeks back

                We're still using the most elegant instruction set ever created.
                Predates even the 8008 by over a decade.
                Still runs more real business than the repainted unix pig now known as a penguin.
                Intel had to wait for the patents to run out before they could use them in the 80386.
                Ran 25,000 simultaneous users on 40MHz, 16MB systems.

                No, I'm not going to tell you what it is.
                Learn some history and quit kissing the azz of the midgets that stand on the giant's shoulders.
                Blessed be Admiral Hopper and Dr. Amdahl.

                • Innosos
                  Innosos  3 weeks back

                  Can't wait to remove my cooling setup and open my side panel just to admire it while it cooks itself to death! Definitely worth it! \s

                  • Host MAX
                    Host MAX  4 weeks back

                    That is an instant 500 MHz overclock

                    • ihave memes boiii
                      ihave memes boiii  4 weeks back

                      i dont like coffie 🤢

                      • Accipiter
                        Accipiter  1 months back

                        How hard it was to remove top of it?`I could see my self upgrading my cp" lol

                        • 신정민
                          신정민  1 months back

                          Real pentium GOLD

                          • Ayy-drien Productions
                            Ayy-drien Productions  1 months back

                            **Gold plates cpu**

                            **Puts cpu in opaque AIO**

                            • Lester Piglet
                              Lester Piglet  1 months back

                              Should have gone to a jewelry store instead of those stupid julery stores.

                              • mostlyharmless1111
                                mostlyharmless1111  1 months back

                                This is a variation of "If it don't go, chrome it"?

                                • Maggs
                                  Maggs  1 months back

                                  now we only need a transparent processor cover and water cooler to see it

                                  • VTX Wizar
                                    VTX Wizar  1 months back

                                    Hi Linus i tried ordering your sponsors product with offer code Linus and IT IS SOO GOOD I COULD DRINK 100000000 of them I love it

                                    • Samantha Tang
                                      Samantha Tang  1 months back

                                      i hate coffee. a drug for your mind, an addiction, its crap.

                                      • Alex1911
                                        Alex1911  1 months back

                                        Why dip instead of something much thinner like Krylon paint

                                        • Alex1911
                                          Alex1911  1 months back

                                          Should get a set of surface plates for lapping, glass isn’t flat enough for precision lapping or machining

                                          • Crazy AppleMan Gaming
                                            Crazy AppleMan Gaming  1 months back

                                            No offence but the fat man should be big chungus

                                            • L0rdCROISSANT
                                              L0rdCROISSANT  2 months back

                                              what would be the cost for having that type of chip?
                                              does this mean you'll be selling your own version :P

                                              • Arlequin
                                                Arlequin  2 months back

                                                Wonder if there's a market for this

                                                • Алексей Гриднев

                                                  I wonder if they still have this CPU. If so, I would definitely consider buying one 😀

                                                  • Zezenene Doma
                                                    Zezenene Doma  2 months back

                                                    Linus is objective, he hates sponsor influence

                                                    • ISaiD
                                                      ISaiD  2 months back

                                                      1900's: We will have flying cars in the future
                                                      Now: Linus' Processors

                                                      • Frustbutt
                                                        Frustbutt  2 months back

                                                        I see no reason for any special designs on cpu's since they'll just be covered by a cooler anyway...

                                                        • Hispanicboy15
                                                          Hispanicboy15  2 months back

                                                          is that a zelda sweatband at 11:10 or have i just played to much Zelda?

                                                          • yura prayoga
                                                            yura prayoga  2 months back

                                                            Gold plate will be more price T.T

                                                            • Rafiqi Rosli
                                                              Rafiqi Rosli  2 months back

                                                              Linus: Our first gold plate custom!

                                                              Intel: I didn't know we could do that....

                                                              • Kamuraze _
                                                                Kamuraze _  2 months back

                                                                Well gold is a better electricity conductor

                                                                • Daniel Ketch
                                                                  Daniel Ketch  2 months back

                                                                  3:23 full accent: on

                                                                  • Wyatt Gore
                                                                    Wyatt Gore  2 months back

                                                                    7:49 anybody else look at the monitor and see the word nips

                                                                    • james roberson
                                                                      james roberson  2 months back

                                                                      woow we woo !

                                                                      • Muhaimi Mohamed
                                                                        Muhaimi Mohamed  2 months back

                                                                        our sponsor Optoma lost an earbud @11:04

                                                                        • Raptide
                                                                          Raptide  2 months back

                                                                          I almost feel like I can go onto any website and use code Linus to get a discount.

                                                                          • Uncle Green
                                                                            Uncle Green  2 months back

                                                                            I have a fucking asus rog GL502VM WORST SHIT EVER!!! overheat all the time have it as a internet computer. like now I have 45-50C and only have youtube open... when I start a old game it goes to 100C right away and gets burning hot.... first gaming computer I have too -.- fucking tech

                                                                            • Katheryn
                                                                              Katheryn  2 months back

                                                                              And then they installed intel's stock cpu cooler 😂😂😂

                                                                              • lord storm
                                                                                lord storm  2 months back

                                                                                if you're going to use 4k camaras... you really gotta step up hygiene to 1000%, i can see the slightly long finger nails clear as day..

                                                                                • 50caliberFistFK
                                                                                  50caliberFistFK  2 months back

                                                                                  Actually I don't think we're using anything of the 8086 but maybe some of the instructions... everything became RISC and interpreted at one point on a low level.

                                                                                  • GachaYoutube_Studio
                                                                                    GachaYoutube_Studio  3 months back

                                                                                    Why is it made of gold we all know that durability is trash

                                                                                    • Hanif Sanatkhani
                                                                                      Hanif Sanatkhani  3 months back

                                                                                      this technique exists for at least 2,000 years and the main use of the Parthian battery was to do exactly that Linus.

                                                                                      • Andrei K
                                                                                        Andrei K  3 months back

                                                                                        le me guess, they make 'em, but only for military...

                                                                                        • Destroy Noobz
                                                                                          Destroy Noobz  3 months back

                                                                                          I don't believe this damm these are the best

                                                                                          • Aesiris
                                                                                            Aesiris  3 months back

                                                                                            When linus says reeeaaalllyy expensive you dont wanna imagine how much

                                                                                          • Kesiif
                                                                                            Kesiif  3 months back

                                                                                            Good to see father son projects on youtube

                                                                                            • kenneth bell
                                                                                              kenneth bell  3 months back

                                                                                              Well. It's kinda pointless you dont see it