We Built the CHEAPEST PC on Amazon!

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Bigtruckseriesreview Motorsports
It feels good not having to "budget" for cheap shit.
My desktop is a Liquid Cooled Core i9 extreme with a liquid cooled 2080Ti and 32GB of DDR4. 4TB SSD storage.
Cost me around $5000.
34" gaming monitor.
My 15" and 17" laptops both are Core i7, 32GB DDR4 and GTX 1080.
Videos on my channel.
Jacob walker
Jacob walker - 6 hours ago
Is it an inside joke for Riley to be apart of the cheapest PCs because his introduction to ltt viewers was riley in a dumpster
Mohamed Banoon
Mohamed Banoon - 8 hours ago
This is amazing. I just noticed that the current intel onboard graphics is about 4 times faster than the graphics card they're using. Based on that you can just pair an i3-8100 with the onboard graphics and have a better gaming experience than what is possible with the 5450 and the crappy dual-core CPU they used.
Craig Strachan Creative
Craig Strachan Creative - 9 hours ago
Riley is the BEST!!!
fandingo
fandingo - 9 hours ago
Stills better than my 2015 compaq laptop
RANI KUTBI
RANI KUTBI - 10 hours ago
hey linus what kind of water bottle are you using ?
tibial abyss
tibial abyss - 12 hours ago
I guess the oem prebuilt systems give all the f*cks
Tech King
Tech King - 16 hours ago
I have g620 without Gpu and 2gb ddr3 ram. Is i5 3470 is good? Any second hand site?
TheAppleFreak
TheAppleFreak - 16 hours ago
Gotta love those DMS-59 connectors. I dealt with so many of them on the Optiplex 755s in our work fleet.
Martin Lingad
Martin Lingad - 16 hours ago
Hi Linus , budget pc good enough to emulate Xbox og, gamecube or ps2. Thanks
Albert Levert
Albert Levert - 16 hours ago
What the heck is that color grading ?
bigGatster
bigGatster - 17 hours ago
So we found a bloke who doesn't actually know how to build a PC who works at LTT, didn't expect that.
xX Xx
xX Xx - 18 hours ago
At least you didnt have to install gforce fx5500 drivers on debian9 linux
#number sign
#number sign - 18 hours ago
i subscribed for this kind of shit :D
Tort
Tort - 22 hours ago
Speaking of horrible mistakes...
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Psilocin Finite
Psilocin Finite - Day ago
Chippah!!! Fawk yeah!!!
LiK
LiK - Day ago
YIKES
PRIMAX XYG
PRIMAX XYG - Day ago
10:23 my physics teacher suprise test reaction time student
Kryptiv Official
Kryptiv Official - Day ago
loved this 1
S O O C
S O O C - Day ago
We once had a PC in support that had that GPU....
By boss broke three cables trying to plug them into the "obviously not dvi"-port...
jasonsong86
jasonsong86 - Day ago
10:22 LOL
R1D9M8B4
R1D9M8B4 - Day ago
The looks on Linus's face.. When they were talking about the video during the opening. Frames 1:23 thru 1:29... Had me rolling. I my girlfriend left the shower naked thinking something happened to me.
Zacomit
Zacomit - Day ago
Gee, I wish I could get one of those Thermaltake A500 cases for my rig, but they are EXPENSIVE...
Tony SK Lai
Tony SK Lai - Day ago
Feeling of comeback to school life?
TheLegendInYou
TheLegendInYou - Day ago
i guess thats a do no reccomend
疯狂的大眼萌
疯狂的大眼萌 - Day ago
10:21
David Foster
David Foster - Day ago
James hates Riley IRL
Logan Parkinson
Logan Parkinson - Day ago
i've seen that port and linus hasn't??????????????????????????? it goes to a special connecter that IS dvi which allows dual monitor support using only that one connector
John Heartman
John Heartman - Day ago
You Are The best~!
Alex Help
Alex Help - Day ago
What a douche bag cuck lord Linus is
Levi Giles
Levi Giles - Day ago
15:51 that awkward transition
Paulster2
Paulster2 - Day ago
Can we call that an official "RAM Raspberry", Linus?
Kevin Langley
Kevin Langley - Day ago
Could you do a video on what can a Pentium III do running Windows 98SE in 2019?
Smiley Yearwood
Smiley Yearwood - Day ago
"an actual pc or an actual piece of sh*t" I find your lack of banter disturbing.
Garydean Bell
Garydean Bell - Day ago
it would be more of a challenge if you got the parts from Amazon.ca. The selection is far worse than US and the prices are higher.
Shmey
Shmey - Day ago
I actually kind of like the humble HD5450. I bought mine for an HTPC I built in 2012 for $30 (Sapphire) and got a $15 rebate.
That card died in 2016. Still, four years for a $15 card didn't hurt my feelings at all.
Toni Corvera
Toni Corvera - Day ago
Next time how about "CHEAPEST PC with *standard* components" instead of parts meant for OEM prebuilt systems?
EDIT: 11:22. Yeah *rolls eyes at Riley*
Asheeka Rizqi Irhamna
there is my pc
Nikikumar C. Mistry
The "Not DVI" connector in 4:13 is old fashioned DMS-59.I know because I have a box full of break-out cables that end in 2x VGA or 2x DVI at work
Daan F
Daan F - 14 hours ago
Yes they explain this at 6:06
Dr.PanCakes
Dr.PanCakes - Day ago
i use that core duo in my arcade emulator pc and its god awful trying to browse the internet
Александр Скубаков
Wow, what a colours in this vid! Looks like it was shoot on cheap full frame Canon DSLR.
L W
L W - Day ago
14:11 that is not how one should go Out for a Rip
Anshuman Rathore
Anshuman Rathore - Day ago
THIS IS MUCH FUN THAN ANY OTHER gAMING rgb BUILD
Geister 85'
Geister 85' - 2 days ago
These old systems only worked using ram sticks with non high capacity ram chiplets, you needed DDR3 with chips on both sides thats how you knew it was low density. I am surprised you didnt ask your actual tech savvy guy Anthony over there
jerome TV
jerome TV - 2 days ago
Linus "in short were fucked up"
Ember Tilton
Ember Tilton - 2 days ago
Ok, but what if you were smart about it and didn't buy the cheapest of absolutely everything, but made a few small concessions for some actual performance? Like just a little more ram. Or using an old Xeon? I think you could do much better for like $20 more.
Liam
Liam - 2 days ago
Pretty sure the mobo beeping was in the same key as the background music.
Vasco Ferreira
Vasco Ferreira - 2 days ago
Me watches title, clicks on video thinking it's gonna be fun
Me recognizes parts of his PC in the video
Me jumps off second floor.
Blizzardo1
Blizzardo1 - 2 days ago
@4:10

That's a DMS-59 *
cornz38
cornz38 - 2 days ago
You didn'y "literally" go to Amazon, you WENT to amazon.com. Nothing literal about it. Stop saying "literally", you have no idea how to use the word.
IamJacksColon4
IamJacksColon4 - 2 days ago
E8400 LOL im running an E8500.
Fujaka
Fujaka - 2 days ago
How does this company even get money
Da vid
Da vid - 2 days ago
OEM built systems f**k you, no matter what.
TrollFaceTheMan
TrollFaceTheMan - 2 days ago
Playing at 720p seems like it wasn't a good idea if the CPU was already running at 100% as that just puts more load on the CPU by pushing more frames at it that it might be able to handle.
Technically I think it should of been ran at 1080 too IF the card supported it to see if performance was any better. (Specifically samish framerate but able to run GPU with higher graphic settings.)
(I know many people are not going to get what I am saying but it's a known thing that when CPU bound, running at lower resolutions tends to make graphic card performance worse by pushing more frames than the CPU can keep up with.
Higher resolution can mean less extra frames pushed on CPU, meaning more GPU utilization and less CPU related stuttering.)
Ryann Von Doom
Ryann Von Doom - 2 days ago
or you can be like me.. build a system wait a year and win the Linus Tech Tips/Corsair giveaway for a Vengeance 5180. WOOOOOOOOOOOO
Muhammad Zibak
Muhammad Zibak - 2 days ago
how can i see the fps in games
interlamer
interlamer - 2 days ago
That BSoD at 3:27. Lose, not loose.
Creepinson Productions
Creepinson Productions - 2 days ago
What ram did you actually use tho? I see you put DIDN'T WORK in the description...
NytOnPeliAika
NytOnPeliAika - 2 days ago
6:41 DDR2? Are you sure?
Tec's Answer
Tec's Answer - 2 days ago
Still better than my AUD $1440 laptop.
Takedown
Takedown - 2 days ago
This will never get 30 fps in dota 2 when teamfight begins ... I give it 15 fps in teamfights
Max R.M
Max R.M - 2 days ago
10:20 haha linus's reaction was the main trigger of pressing the like button already no matter that haha. Nice experiment and really enlightening too.
Matt Wright
Matt Wright - 2 days ago
dont do the instagram filter thing. Its makes you guys look like amateurs, pretending to be professionals, who are trying to look like amateurs. See how this filter you used in the intro caused me to completely not care about the content.
mr. Screet
mr. Screet - 2 days ago
1:07 the fact that he says amazon.com instead of just amazon kind of triggers me
Shuncey Balba
Shuncey Balba - 2 days ago
Speaking of horrible mistakes, not checking out our sponsor for todays video, Durex.
REBELsst
REBELsst - 2 days ago
that IS DVI, but a Lenovo standard. have a couple in my junk pile. works just the same as DVI-D.
Mark Davenport
Mark Davenport - 3 days ago
If the CPU has iGPU, putting in a dG:U makes the PC not the cheapest. :(
alysdexia
alysdexia - 3 days ago
fаg
Rich H
Rich H - 3 days ago
Talk about boring...and stupid
Luke Whiteman
Luke Whiteman - 3 days ago
I would normally find people like Riley annoying. But for whatever reason, I just want to be his friend... and laugh at him.
Ethan Cook
Ethan Cook - 3 days ago
I actually got a PC with that EXACT processor and board from my uncle. so I know that those two are definitely compatable. good video!
Gueda Games
Gueda Games - 3 days ago
Also ddr3 you know rigth? WHAT 6:43
Schmopie
Schmopie - 3 days ago
yall need an intro to a video like full house with the main staff
Cameron Bean
Cameron Bean - 3 days ago
0:24 Comedy Gold
Supercat Melee
Supercat Melee - 3 days ago
my build started as a prebuilt, but then i started adding in expansion cards and more ram down the line
Vibol Thorng
Vibol Thorng - 3 days ago
Haha, this video is awesome! I love trial and error
fgreger
fgreger - 3 days ago
Morale of the story:
Don't touch OEM Hardware with a 10 feet pole.
Val Spiridonov
Val Spiridonov - 3 days ago
Is it possible to create reliable artificial intelligence? run a government by AI? What is the definition of safety? Talked about this with Dr. Roman V. Yampolskiy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjODz3_q3Zs
MxJensen
MxJensen - 3 days ago
but..... Crysis?
The gaming A
The gaming A - 3 days ago
Why are they just grabbing the motherboard like that
Goofball Gaming
Goofball Gaming - 3 days ago
So Ebay is as bad as Amazon?
Kotonoha Katsura
Kotonoha Katsura - 3 days ago
2:25 E8400 FUCK YES
RightDemon
RightDemon - 3 days ago
They could have made it cheaper if they just downloaded the RAM smh
Josef Nemec
Josef Nemec - 3 days ago
I don't think colors on this video are washed out enough, I still some color in there...
killercivic2001
killercivic2001 - 3 days ago
Agree with "OEM system builders who *BIP* you with their components."
I learned this the hard way... (well, the $470 back in 1999 way)
Thaison Thaison
Thaison Thaison - 3 days ago
what is that sound
Joshua Hignight
Joshua Hignight - 3 days ago
when you use mouse and keyboard...
A A
A A - 3 days ago
Alright which one of the editors have a "zoom in on face and alter audio every vaguely funny comment" fetish going on? or better known as a "ziofaaaevfc" for short? Seriously knock it off.
Dave Wisnosky
Dave Wisnosky - 3 days ago
This is a dumb fucking video about something no one cares about, but I’m still upvoting because of the cameo of Fellow Balding Fat Guy...big ups friend
Psychic FN
Psychic FN - 4 days ago
That PC can run rocket league at 30 fps lowest settings, my gtx 1050 cant even run minecraft 😂
YopediP
YopediP - Day ago
you are definately doing something wrong
YopediP
YopediP - Day ago
how
IraqWarVet03
IraqWarVet03 - 4 days ago
Wow... such stupidity.. can you actually do one of these builds with propper components?
Judess 69er
Judess 69er - 4 days ago
what what XD lol i just upgraded from a Radeon HD 5450 XD things actually quite solid when you run games in potato mode
2012TheAndromeda
2012TheAndromeda - 4 days ago
11:20 "What I kinda expected was for you to buy the cheapest brand new things"
**Immediately coughs **
Idk why i found that hilarious
MuHammer97
MuHammer97 - 4 days ago
That DVI thing is essentialy 2x DVI normally there is a splitter y cable with twi DVI ports
MuHammer97
MuHammer97 - 4 days ago
and there he explains it
Bubble Gaming
Bubble Gaming - 4 days ago
I feel like he got fired lol
Quentin Bradford
Quentin Bradford - 4 days ago
I think this video holds the record for largest number of times Linus dropped the F-bomb in a video!!! LMAO!!!!
Jakov Horvatić
Jakov Horvatić - 4 days ago
Did Linus just say he never saw a DVI port?!?!
Scot M
Scot M - 4 days ago
Wow..total shit box! However, for my parents that need a pc to check email, facebook, and browse the internet...hey maybe its a go! They won't even realize how crappy it is!
Miles Axelberd
Miles Axelberd - 4 days ago
wait i've used dms59! it was for our first PC went to VGA.
Christopher Luke
Christopher Luke - 4 days ago
What’s with the colour?
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