What did we BUY?? - $1500 Gaming PC Secret Shopper Part 2

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  • Published: 12 December 2018
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    In our second episode we unbox and get first impressions of the 5 systems we ordered while undercover.

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Comments • 8 278

  • derrick lewis
    derrick lewis  15 hours back

    This probably could have been a two-part series had it not been for the extended intro.. lol

    • Christopher Stephens
      Christopher Stephens  17 hours back

      I just had an ibuypower in that same config at my shop. Was that an H170 Mobo?

      • Christopher Stephens
        Christopher Stephens  17 hours back

        I just replaced the PSU on this very same Aurora machine. The extra 24 pin adapter is only to help from snags when opening the door. I used a CX550M without it just fine.

        • George katsanakis
          George katsanakis  1 days back

          I have to wake up at 7 am
          Let's watch ltt til 2am.

          • Adam S
            Adam S  2 days back

            Did Maingear just use an NZXT case?

            • Johannes Dolch
              Johannes Dolch  3 days back

              I think it would have been cool if LTT would have also built their own 1500$ Custom PC to compare what you can do at that price if you know what you are doing by building one yourself.

              • connnorl
                connnorl  4 days back

                Ivans fucking awesome!

                • Cody Averesch
                  Cody Averesch  4 days back

                  I think Linus should wear the aviators for every single video.

                  • St3rdy
                    St3rdy  5 days back

                    Origin is sooo overpriced

                    • nasim whitehouse
                      nasim whitehouse  5 days back

                      Ibuypower smoked the competition.

                      • nasim whitehouse
                        nasim whitehouse  5 days back

                        Origin was shockingly bad.

                        • Jacob Iturrino
                          Jacob Iturrino  5 days back

                          For ibuypower my gaming mouse didn’t even connect

                          • robert paz
                            robert paz  6 days back

                            I made a custom built that costed me 1100$ with an amd ryzen 3600x and a msi rtx 2060 8gb super, with an asus 100$ mobo and decent quality psu and 16gb gskill ram, but i dont know if the prices where really different a year ago

                            • powerfullest killer
                              powerfullest killer  6 days back

                              my parents don't like removing the plastic but I always remove it behind their back

                              • Pdog
                                Pdog  6 days back

                                I learned a lot about foam in this video

                                • Sweet Dave
                                  Sweet Dave  7 days back

                                  Some high quality foam

                                  • harb inger
                                    harb inger  7 days back

                                    ahhhhh turn down your contrast! those first 5-10 sec OW!

                                    • Xavier Earnst
                                      Xavier Earnst  7 days back

                                      11:41 almost had an orgasm

                                      • DeathxGun
                                        DeathxGun  1 weeks back

                                        "screw me"

                                        • xxmyyoursxx123
                                          xxmyyoursxx123  1 weeks back

                                          Glasses over glasses yes!

                                          • Michael
                                            Michael  1 weeks back

                                            When I got a cyberpower pc it got sent to me in the nzxt case box

                                            • Erick Diaz
                                              Erick Diaz  1 weeks back

                                              The amount of Canadian in this is blinding, like snow at midday.

                                              • Daniel Danči
                                                Daniel Danči  1 weeks back

                                                No I don't have a knife in me
                                                Literally 1 meter away there is a holder with 4 knifes.
                                                Dumbass

                                                • KingRichardIII
                                                  KingRichardIII  1 weeks back

                                                  'In terms of accessories... it came with nothing! connect the keyboard and mouse..."
                                                  "Not here. See?"
                                                  Alienware: should have gotten the laptop...

                                                  • patrick debrier
                                                    patrick debrier  1 weeks back

                                                    dang it wanted them to send linus 100 laptops

                                                    • BBB Man
                                                      BBB Man  2 weeks back

                                                      how many of as soon as you saw LBS at the start said pounds in there mind?
                                                      lol

                                                      • Spud z
                                                        Spud z  2 weeks back

                                                        Bruh I got a ibuypower on amazon for like $800 and it came with 16gb of ram a amd cpu that has 3.6ghz clock speed and I love it I dont remember graphics card it was my first high grade pc

                                                        • Master Dragon
                                                          Master Dragon  2 weeks back

                                                          You should've included Xidax

                                                          • Leo - Dude
                                                            Leo - Dude  2 weeks back

                                                            It's so unusual to see Linus look good for YouTube 😂

                                                            • johnnyxthemacnifient
                                                              johnnyxthemacnifient  2 weeks back

                                                              nice. but what for SSD you ar talking about at 19:57 min ?.
                                                              I can hear SATA SSD but than after that .."ndis ssd ??" can't cleary make out here. so are ther 2 sorts of SSD cards ? as far as I know sata SSD was the go for.. so can you please say what you are referring to ?

                                                              • glok1989
                                                                glok1989  2 weeks back

                                                                you are surprised about this? i bought a 3k pound pc and i can tell u the way they built it is complete trash.

                                                                • TWK An1m3
                                                                  TWK An1m3  2 weeks back

                                                                  the video is only made for the intro

                                                                  • Mikeg73
                                                                    Mikeg73  2 weeks back

                                                                    I'm no computer nerd but why does the ibuypower case seem to be half full? like half go the insides look empty like wasted space

                                                                    • dudley Gamer
                                                                      dudley Gamer  3 weeks back

                                                                      I have an rtx 2070 and a ryzen 2700 with 16gb of ram and I spent $1300 CAD on my system LOL so origin really upsold

                                                                      • Pope Of The Church Of Tea

                                                                        I like the mangnum pi style intro

                                                                        • Stefan Etienne The Verge Representative

                                                                          Just build a pc. We posted a great tutorial over on The Verge

                                                                          • __
                                                                            __  2 weeks back

                                                                            Thanks for the tutorial, I used it as a bomb to get out of school.

                                                                        • Trevor Salmon
                                                                          Trevor Salmon  3 weeks back

                                                                          My money is on the ibuypower pc

                                                                          • G. Marius
                                                                            G. Marius  3 weeks back

                                                                            I would much get better performance then the customized system from origin

                                                                            • Derrick Fong
                                                                              Derrick Fong  3 weeks back

                                                                              i feel like the tape is cheese gratered just because maybe people order the wrong machine in terms of specs so they want to return or exchange that they don't have to full remove all packaging

                                                                              • Eric Johnson
                                                                                Eric Johnson  3 weeks back

                                                                                classy filter

                                                                                • Andrey Mironov
                                                                                  Andrey Mironov  3 weeks back

                                                                                  Am I the only one curious why the PCs had stickers blurred?

                                                                                  • Arie Depooter
                                                                                    Arie Depooter  3 weeks back

                                                                                    My friend got a 2000$ CAD from dell bought from best buy
                                                                                    Specs:
                                                                                    Cpu i7 9700
                                                                                    Gpu rtx 2060 6gb
                                                                                    Ram 16gb not sure speed

                                                                                    • Jeremy Georgia
                                                                                      Jeremy Georgia  3 weeks back

                                                                                      I suspect that extension is so you can swap the power supply, without plugging/unplugging the cable from the motherboard & potentially putting stress on the motherboard. Sometimes, it can be difficult to remove or install tight PS connectors from/to a motherboard.

                                                                                      • danmar007
                                                                                        danmar007  3 weeks back

                                                                                        The ibuypower case looks like they forgot something.

                                                                                        • khaicho
                                                                                          khaicho  4 weeks back

                                                                                          11:09 Linus saying “K series” triggered siri on the device the video is playing on. Maybe apart from having tiny hands, he sounds like a 21 year old girl too

                                                                                          • DRX30
                                                                                            DRX30  4 weeks back

                                                                                            28:17 When your listening to King 810 - Heavy Lies The Crown, and the breakdown kicks in.

                                                                                            • the sibyl
                                                                                              the sibyl  4 weeks back

                                                                                              When a dude randomly sais hey after every sentance you know he sais sowrry even more

                                                                                              • Moue666
                                                                                                Moue666  4 weeks back

                                                                                                Yooo that ibuypower start guide sheet, had that exact computer case!