Lower your heating bill... with GAMING

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  • nacabaro
    nacabaro Day ago

    A real space heater is a PowerMac G5 quad core or a Pentium 4 Hyper Threaded.

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  • N Kliesow
    N Kliesow Day ago

    I would like to rerun that experiment using a air conditioner design (using compressor and pentane) most likely putting the computer in a second room to be exttreme cold so it could theoreticly boost the components and heat my office in winter. ;-)

  • City_Productions

    OMG I was already rolling on the floor laughing just by looking at the thumbnail... And when I watched the video, I almost died laughing lol!

  • Iljalein
    Iljalein 2 days ago

    I build a heater-PC 10 years ago, it doesn't need a Fan. It uses an heat exchanger from a gas-boiler on top.

  • Andrew Horton
    Andrew Horton 2 days ago

    I might of just order a noble chair god damn it Linus this happens all the time

  • aran chedzoy
    aran chedzoy 2 days ago

    This into is insane

  • glock21guy
    glock21guy 2 days ago

    What's the point of the radiator? Wouldn't air cooling work just as well for this test? The energy/heat is still going to be dissipated into the room.
    All the radiator would be doing is giving it a middle-man.

  • Aaron Wolfenbarger
    Aaron Wolfenbarger 2 days ago

    Boring BORING BORING!!!!!!

  • Aaron Wolfenbarger
    Aaron Wolfenbarger 2 days ago

    Actually Linus the whole matter/energy cant be created or destroyed has been proven false. The ONLY thing true is that when you transform matter into energy it gives off the equivalent amount of energy that energy will be consumed and forever lost at a certain point which is why they call it the big rip.

  • customds
    customds 2 days ago

    What was the point of the liquid loop? You could have just stuck a regular air cooled version of that pc in a closet and it would put out the same heat. You simply changed the medium. 300 watts is 300 watts
    I was more interested how the gpu/cpu preformed for temps over a span of time in a regular gaming session.

  • graydi66y
    graydi66y 3 days ago

    I'm surprised you guys didn't use hot water to flush...

  • Person 1729
    Person 1729 3 days ago

    lol my room is the warmest in the house because of my laptop

  • Mason Davis
    Mason Davis 3 days ago

    no rgb for the radiator?

  • Mason Davis
    Mason Davis 3 days ago

    am i the only one who mass speakers and amps hooked up to my computer? just to play half life.

  • Syn Octo
    Syn Octo 3 days ago +1

    β€œOooo that’s hot” instantly touches it again without it hurting himπŸ˜‘πŸ˜†

  • Johnfuse
    Johnfuse 4 days ago

    In winter my PC indeed was heating my room, but nowadays I have more efficient hardware so it only produces around 350-400W while gaming instead of 500+. But well my 46inch Plasma TV produces around 200-250W alone, so i won`t freeze to death anytime soon.

  • Preston Ferry
    Preston Ferry 4 days ago +1

    Why didn’t he do this in the winter πŸ˜‚

  • Pixel
    Pixel 5 days ago

    just start a fire in your bedroom that will sure heat things up :3

  • iubire romaneasca
    iubire romaneasca 5 days ago

    ROMANIA :)

  • Frank Han
    Frank Han 5 days ago

    I am currently using ryzen 1800x + rx480x2 Crossfire, it literally raises the temperature of the room 2 degrees Celsius when I play video games

  • Kable
    Kable 5 days ago

    you dont even need to be gaming... just leave it running in a closed room...

  • Trouble Breathing
    Trouble Breathing 7 days ago

    Re do with a car radiator

  • TheNewBlood Dan
    TheNewBlood Dan 7 days ago

    Just reduce the fan speeds and take the side panel off.

  • Jame's
    Jame's 7 days ago

    what pc case does linus using?

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    5:23 NYET! -Ivan

  • Goran Micevski
    Goran Micevski 8 days ago

    we all know that amd can heat more then a room, you did not need the radiator. btw, try this with intel ??? :)

  • Blenderman 52
    Blenderman 52 8 days ago

    Linus wears socks with sandals. 4:22

  • TechLord TV
    TechLord TV 8 days ago

    Very interesting tests.

  • selppkez
    selppkez 8 days ago

    wait why does he hold gpu by the pins and calling people idiots?

  • Mudk1p28518
    Mudk1p28518 8 days ago

    Do a build with living organisms like sea monkeys inside the loop.

  • valyydzn.
    valyydzn. 8 days ago

    Dis poor parts

  • Brandon Luoni
    Brandon Luoni 8 days ago

    Lol i love your sketch

  • omegapork64 !
    omegapork64 ! 8 days ago

    I have an asus tuf fx504 laptop and when I set the fans to overboost mode my mom complained that the room was getting to hot and asked me if I knew why!

  • A Person
    A Person 9 days ago


  • noleftturnunstoned
    noleftturnunstoned 9 days ago

    I thought the point was to place the computer in another room... this is stupid.

  • einherz
    einherz 9 days ago

    could you use 2x gpu mean 2x 350w tdp + 150w tdp of cpu for room heater?

  • Suharinos
    Suharinos 10 days ago

    This system propably added consumption since the pump has to push more water to go through the radiator.

  • The ESEL
    The ESEL 10 days ago

    my heater went out last winter making the average temp in my house to be around 30 degrees Fahrenheit so i fired up my gaming PC and played a whole lot of demanding games which left my room +10 Fahrenheit which is very nice.

  • Hazizviltsu
    Hazizviltsu 12 days ago

    Your pc uses more electricity than the radiator... and if you have to run it for a long time for it to heat it uses even more...

  • Aidan Chau
    Aidan Chau 13 days ago

    lmao "behind a jamaican's house

  • BMWLife Vlog
    BMWLife Vlog 13 days ago

    or use car radiator and electric fan?

  • core tv
    core tv 13 days ago

    Just slap some r9 390s or 290s in scrossfire thaths 600 watt of heating

  • Davecoot
    Davecoot 13 days ago

    I actually have more effective way of doing that. FX 6350 with stock cooler and Windforce R9 280(x).
    At first, it might seem that it is quite silent, but give it two-three weeks and you will feel like sitting next to a jet engine in Sahara. From 2014-2017 IΒ΄ve never ever had to turn my radiator on once during winter.
    Of course, stock cooler for FX CPUΒ΄s is uncleanable. Literally. I had pressure air cleaned it, and it didnΒ΄t help a bit. And it is also impossible to clean AMD R9 280 with that method, too. That card exploded two times during use.

  • utg
    utg 13 days ago

    do it right linus

  • MrNihilist74
    MrNihilist74 13 days ago

    I have always been curious how much electricity it would generate if you connected a steam turbine to a pc liquid cooling system.

  • EbkTillTheDay
    EbkTillTheDay 14 days ago

    My water cooled setup would cook me in my room. It would be snowing outside and I had a box fan blowing warmed air out.

  • fghjehegh sseggss
    fghjehegh sseggss 15 days ago

    i would like to see this whith a clean "radiator"

  • Jason Bayer
    Jason Bayer 15 days ago

    lower your heating bill, and raise your electricity bill

  • Steven Lloyd
    Steven Lloyd 15 days ago

    you used tape on the fittings but no pipe dope?

  • JasonMC40
    JasonMC40 15 days ago

    Just got a heater ad lol

  • Iamarobotbanana4
    Iamarobotbanana4 16 days ago

    I learned the first law of therm dynamics in 9th grade

  • JM YA1L
    JM YA1L 16 days ago +10

    So u are the one who stole my radiator from behind my house


    Heeeeyyyyyy! It's my idea!
    I want to make system with some external modern wall or floor mounted radiator with large cooling area, with water pump and without any fans.

  • EvenMoarGiraffes
    EvenMoarGiraffes 18 days ago

    You know, you COULD just use a PS4...

  • John Gordon
    John Gordon 18 days ago

    Why not incorporate radiators in the games hot water heater to the house heating system and see how it affects the heating cost of the house and the games system. It could be an ancillary pre heater/cooler - cool the GUPUs and pre heat the house water system until the main system is needed, having both systems separated by relays, that way you have a water cooler for your games pc and a low level pre warmer for the house, now you have ultimately the premise of the video.

  • Dominik Kopaczewski
    Dominik Kopaczewski 18 days ago

    Why to not try on new clean and more efficient radiator?

  • mc st
    mc st 19 days ago

    Now Turn that *radiator into a chiller* and try the same thing (for summer time)! That would be awesome! πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒ

  • Miele
    Miele 20 days ago

    _minor leak_ * *S*U*B*S*T*A*N*T*I*A*L* *L*E*A*K* *

  • MegaProjectpat
    MegaProjectpat 21 day ago

    OF COURSE Linus would wear sandles with socks...

  • Ackirb
    Ackirb 21 day ago +2

    Step 1: By an old HP server
    Step 2: Install two Xeon X5460's
    Step 3: Never use your house's heater again :D

  • CantSpeakGaming
    CantSpeakGaming 22 days ago +1

    next vid : cooking a burger on a cpu

  • tin2001
    tin2001 22 days ago

    Coming into summer here... Is there a way to reverse-clock my CPU so I can cool my room for free?

  • Lars G.
    Lars G. 23 days ago

    I think this could be a good Idea for cooling a PC, something like a Alphacool Eiswand 360 but cheaper. Why donΒ΄t you use a new radiator from the DIY warehouse?

  • Eduman Learning
    Eduman Learning 24 days ago

    Linus:*starts talking about thermodynamics*

  • antsolja
    antsolja 24 days ago

    seriousely do this test again with a cheap unused car radiator it will work much better

  • antsolja
    antsolja 24 days ago

    should have used an unused car radiator

  • Arthas Hastings Menethil

    Just make that heat to heat up some food like soup, French fried, something your mom or wife need you to heat up something but still gaming or keeping your coffee hot enough if you prefer hot coffee.... Too many usage
    2 degree behind it's fine enough

  • 4wd some
    4wd some 24 days ago

    Maybe next time you can, use a new radiator not a jamaican mans radiator

  • Insane Stuff
    Insane Stuff 24 days ago

    But also!! Increase your electric bill!

  • Desolations102
    Desolations102 24 days ago

    When I get cold I used to run Minecraft on my laptop at the max settings. Makes a nice heating pad

  • Jake Casey
    Jake Casey 24 days ago

    Go to the part where he just finished unrolling the plan and then skip forward 10 sec until he pours stuff in the funnel

  • OhNibba Ugey123
    OhNibba Ugey123 25 days ago

    Socks and sandals, I see Linus is keeping track on the latest fashion

  • Max Gorriceta
    Max Gorriceta 25 days ago

    Trust Linus to always come up with the most stupid yet brilliant ideas.

  • stormthrush37
    stormthrush37 25 days ago +48

    Poor man's way of doing it: just game with your laptop directly on your lap. Instead of heating the room, heat yourself directly. ;)

    • Lewis Curl
      Lewis Curl 13 days ago +1

      +ΠΏ yeah mine had a bit more powerful i5 in it so I could game, but that ran hot af. I should open it up and clean out again now, probably needs it bad.

    • ΠΏ
      ΠΏ 13 days ago +3

      Lewis Curl Had a Lenovo laptop too, exhaust was on the bottom, CPU was like 170Β°F at idle, gives you instant skin cancer when on lap

    • Lewis Curl
      Lewis Curl 14 days ago

      I used to have burn marks on my leg from the exhaust of my Lenovo laptop I was using for gaming...
      It had the exhaust right in the top left corner of the laptop base, would get hella hot.

  • CubeBlaze ObsidianSpruce

    Xbox 360; it’ll keep your pizza rolls warm

  • DrMario Pepper
    DrMario Pepper 26 days ago

    Teflon tape crucial for leak free joints and connections

  • DrMario Pepper
    DrMario Pepper 26 days ago

    Linus is awesome! Probably cause he has an awesome name that helpsπŸ˜€πŸ‘

  • brianher67
    brianher67 26 days ago

    Linus would it not be a better Idea to buy a little oil rediator? There is no rust inside and it is cheap :)

  • Michael Ticea
    Michael Ticea 26 days ago

    Best bet for heating a room with a PC is a couple of 27 inch CRT monitors. A couple of friends of mine had those in college, and even when the heating didn't work in the middle of winter, the dorm room stayed a cosy 20 degrees Celsius (outside temperature -10 Celsius)

  • Robert Grubb
    Robert Grubb 26 days ago

    My computer with stock fans heats my room jut fine lol

  • Bru- Me- Neander- THALL

    Who you gonna call? Linus Sebastian-buster!

  • WhatisThisGuyUptoNow
    WhatisThisGuyUptoNow 26 days ago

    Okay, now this is cool.

  • Icy Ulith
    Icy Ulith 27 days ago

    can i have a free pc or graphics card

  • I love Apple Juice
    I love Apple Juice 27 days ago

    Linus.. wtf is wrong with you... Sandals and socks ?

  • TheePaintballFreak
    TheePaintballFreak 27 days ago

    plasma tvs make dam good room heaters

  • TheePaintballFreak
    TheePaintballFreak 27 days ago

    should have used 12 pc rads

  • Mixalis Vatraxopoulos
    Mixalis Vatraxopoulos 27 days ago

    change mater into dark mater xD

  • fivepin
    fivepin 27 days ago

    My fx9590 with a 360Γ—120mm thick radiator got my bedroom above 70Β°f in the winter. Had to shut my vent off and crack open my window when gaming.

  • Rix Gaming
    Rix Gaming 28 days ago

    Captain hindsight in action.

  • Glenn Formica
    Glenn Formica 28 days ago

    Linus has gone from tech tips to Linus lets go blow money and put over kill on ever thing and lets go hide adds in videos

  • Hildebrand
    Hildebrand 28 days ago

    So if you bought a completely NEW radiator, would it cool your computer efficiently and heat your room?

  • Spaced Invader
    Spaced Invader 28 days ago

    My air cooled PC is cold to the touch, cant say how much heat the exhaust is outputting.

  • jon elsea
    jon elsea 28 days ago

    My didn't they use just the PC as a baseline?

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  • Raz TG
    Raz TG 28 days ago

    Sure, lower your heating bill in winter ... but raise AC bill in the summer xD

  • CMDR badassjedi
    CMDR badassjedi 28 days ago

    My gtx 660 pissed out 80-90 on desktop until I got a 1050 ti

  • Joel_Azar
    Joel_Azar 29 days ago

    racist to jamaicans?

  • Swift Boi
    Swift Boi 29 days ago

    is he wearing socks with sandals?

    that's my m8