FINALLY Upgrading my 4 year old Gaming Rig!

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  • Published: 12 June 2019
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    After 4 long years, it's finally time to get a pretty sick upgrade done on my aging gaming PC....

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Comments • 7 769

  • Sysrek G
    Sysrek G  7 hours back

    How do I "reach out" to these companies and get them to send me some upgrades ?

    • Mezoxin
      Mezoxin  12 hours back

      am I the only one who is bothered by how he completely killed the asthetics of these beautiful hardware components

      • m4keyourself
        m4keyourself  18 hours back

        What a friggin monstrosity, I love it

        • vaibhav jain
          vaibhav jain  19 hours back

          Your old PC is still 1000 times better than my cutrrent pc

          • RobloxNerd
            RobloxNerd  1 days back

            This man flexed on us for 16minutes

            • Matt
              Matt  1 days back

              Linus wants new upgrade, calls Nvidia and Gigabyte who sends him top range shit for free. All us jelly plebs are like fuck this dude.

              • Purple Haze
                Purple Haze  2 days back

                I just upgraded my ten years old phenom II X4 965 gaming rig, with ryzen 2600 and finally got ssd...

                • xtremeguy2256
                  xtremeguy2256  2 days back

                  tfw your gaming rig is a server

                  • David Seacrest
                    David Seacrest  3 days back

                    Damn they are sending free rubbers with PC parts know? AMAZING! 😉

                    • braingame007
                      braingame007  4 days back

                      @LTT if you ever want to sell an older rig let me know xD my poor rig is getting to be quite dated. If you seen mine you'd probably cringe. lol.

                      • Cameron Putt
                        Cameron Putt  4 days back

                        The day Linus can make a high-end PC video without people commenting about how their PC sucks is the day Hell freezes over.

                        • InGaming
                          InGaming  4 days back

                          5:22 he screws in a screw, 10 secs later, screws in the same screw... wth why?

                          • InGaming
                            InGaming  4 days back

                            4:01 like a keewo

                            • Thunder
                              Thunder  4 days back

                              mmmmmmcables

                              • MadBunnyRabbit
                                MadBunnyRabbit  6 days back

                                Chuging down to as LOW as 40 fps, HA!

                                • Miles Dean
                                  Miles Dean  6 days back

                                  My PC should basically be made of wood if that’s outdated.

                                  • White Magnet
                                    White Magnet  7 days back

                                    He is changing his titan a then there's me with gt 710 looking for an upgrade to gtx1050

                                    • zLauch
                                      zLauch  1 weeks back

                                      Linus 2019: 8 Cores are nothing
                                      Linus 2024: 24 Cores are nothing

                                      • Slugger Gamer
                                        Slugger Gamer  1 weeks back

                                        Why dont use amd

                                        • Sohom Dan
                                          Sohom Dan  1 weeks back

                                          4:28 A bunch of supplies for screwing. Hmmmmm

                                          • zigzack54
                                            zigzack54  1 weeks back

                                            4:19 Wasnt sure if i was on youtube or a porno site... we got a rubber and a bunch of supplies for screwing...

                                            • Roblox A5
                                              Roblox A5  1 weeks back

                                              He acts like 4 years is so old but what is he complaining I have a 2012 dell server booted to windows 10 home and it can barely run windows so I can forget about gaming.

                                              • Michael Grischenko
                                                Michael Grischenko  1 weeks back

                                                This video feels so rushed

                                                • J!
                                                  J!  1 weeks back

                                                  8 cores is kinda normal
                                                  Me cries in quad core

                                                  • Chamodh Pabasara
                                                    Chamodh Pabasara  1 weeks back

                                                    Can I have a gaming build 🥺

                                                    • KipperBill
                                                      KipperBill  1 weeks back

                                                      Hey Linus! How about making the perfect Beginner's PC for 2020?

                                                      • Johnathon Bateman
                                                        Johnathon Bateman  2 weeks back

                                                        This man's a fucking genius bro

                                                        • JasperVN
                                                          JasperVN  2 weeks back

                                                          his old pc is still wayyyy better than mine

                                                          • weegee64
                                                            weegee64  2 weeks back

                                                            Can it run crisis

                                                            • Incurafy
                                                              Incurafy  2 weeks back

                                                              **cries in 7600k and GTX 960**

                                                              • Daniel deaston
                                                                Daniel deaston  2 weeks back

                                                                u know what i think i could afford the screwdriver linus is using

                                                                • Mr. Chair
                                                                  Mr. Chair  2 weeks back

                                                                  get a better case tho a psu shroud would look so much better

                                                                  • Mr. Chair
                                                                    Mr. Chair  2 weeks back

                                                                    GOSH DARN CABLE MANAGEMENT AT THE START

                                                                    • noz
                                                                      noz  2 weeks back

                                                                      Can I get your old pc?
                                                                      thanks

                                                                      • anthony raimondi
                                                                        anthony raimondi  2 weeks back

                                                                        he never gets good fps

                                                                        • Fahridin Saliev
                                                                          Fahridin Saliev  2 weeks back

                                                                          Man, i can only dream for a pc like your old one. Can i buy it with some discount ? if u didnt get rid out of it of course :)

                                                                          • The_Maniger
                                                                            The_Maniger  2 weeks back

                                                                            I really don't think he'll be looking for people to sell his pc to on youtube, also chances are he will only give a discount to subscribers thats been here since day 1. Also he didnt throw it away, nor will he sell it since he only upgraded it.

                                                                        • B. Kay
                                                                          B. Kay  3 weeks back

                                                                          should I used distilled water?

                                                                          • Carlos Meza
                                                                            Carlos Meza  3 weeks back

                                                                            I don't understand why a person needs such an overkilled pc, if you can play the best games at 4k 60fps why they need to waste even more money? Millionaires...

                                                                            • divusable
                                                                              divusable  3 weeks back

                                                                              honestly, sitting with a veeery old computer, love the channel. But "reaching out" and they just gave you shit kinda pissed me off :P

                                                                              • Cloonyontheroad
                                                                                Cloonyontheroad  3 weeks back

                                                                                on this setting anno dont run like garbarge... U get so much Hardware sponsort. I Buy i 50 eur. I5 4670k second hand for gaming ;) Riftcat & SteamVR ;) GPU rx 580 second hand ;) and for sure no case build on fly ^^

                                                                                • YourBuddyBurr
                                                                                  YourBuddyBurr  3 weeks back

                                                                                  can’t believe they included a rubber and all those screw toys

                                                                                  • Everything Technology
                                                                                    Everything Technology  3 weeks back

                                                                                    "Just 8 cores and a Titan X graphics card, pretty outdated"


                                                                                    Me watching on a 2012 laptop


                                                                                    *cries*

                                                                                    • Roblox A5
                                                                                      Roblox A5  1 weeks back

                                                                                      pokemark17 thx

                                                                                    • pokemark17
                                                                                      pokemark17  1 weeks back

                                                                                      @Roblox A5 feel for you man

                                                                                    • Roblox A5
                                                                                      Roblox A5  1 weeks back

                                                                                      pokemark17 for me mine is unstable all the time no matter what

                                                                                    • pokemark17
                                                                                      pokemark17  1 weeks back

                                                                                      @Roblox A5 I had to get a weird satalite dish thing for my Internet it's basiclly 5g but weather makes it really unstable

                                                                                    • Roblox A5
                                                                                      Roblox A5  1 weeks back

                                                                                      pokemark17 yah I hate it

                                                                                  • Hexed Hero
                                                                                    Hexed Hero  3 weeks back

                                                                                    Lmfao. My shit is a low end prebuilt from 6 years ago. Try me linus

                                                                                    • mab m
                                                                                      mab m  4 weeks back

                                                                                      so if i just ask nvidia they'll give me that for free? cool.......... oh right. they only give it to you free if you don't need it atall. makes sense.

                                                                                      • Davide Resentini
                                                                                        Davide Resentini  4 weeks back

                                                                                        Wait you do not need to reinstall windows + drivers?

                                                                                        • Ace II Hermit
                                                                                          Ace II Hermit  4 weeks back

                                                                                          My „gaming“ rig is a 7 year old iMac... it is just depressing watching videos like that 😅😅

                                                                                          • Aditya Sundaram
                                                                                            Aditya Sundaram  4 weeks back

                                                                                            My gaming setup:


                                                                                            A Monopoly Board
                                                                                            *Yeah...that's about it*

                                                                                            • Daniel Mejia
                                                                                              Daniel Mejia  4 weeks back

                                                                                              Can we talk about his ugly ass case tho.