HDMI Over...The HUMAN BODY?!

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  • Published on Apr 15, 2018
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Comments • 3 828

  • Phil CQConstruction

    Your audio and video sync is off at the end of this post. Starting at 9:58

  • standing like a castle

    I see some future in the hood

  • Baron11704
    Baron11704 4 days ago

    I thought the two words were gonna be "super janky"

  • Gerald Bieniek
    Gerald Bieniek 6 days ago

    That's still amazing that you can get a video signal running though water.

  • Seppe De Jaeghere
    Seppe De Jaeghere 9 days ago

    Start at your tap an go to the start of your water income and see if you get a signal

  • Pure_Khaos
    Pure_Khaos 12 days ago

    “Speaking of wires.... NONE!” Prob the best transition to date

  • AyeYerMa
    AyeYerMa 12 days ago

    3:19 .....Why DOES he run like that? lol

  • Will Chatham
    Will Chatham 13 days ago

    james is hot lol

  • Teiem
    Teiem 14 days ago

    not on camara? Dang

  • Berserk Berserk
    Berserk Berserk 15 days ago

    vessel ... oh this is a smart guy !

  • Mayur Valvi
    Mayur Valvi 15 days ago

    Hey Mkbhd 🙋🙋

  • Rob Spiess
    Rob Spiess 16 days ago

    Could you have one transmitter and multiple receivers? You could have multiple displays playing a music video connected to a chain-link fence at a party.

  • MrBarcode
    MrBarcode 17 days ago

    fucking NIN? Get into real industrial fucking poser. Throbbing Gristle stomps your ass

  • Komrade BigTex sucks
    Komrade BigTex sucks 18 days ago

    But... why?

  • SuJu_Mimi
    SuJu_Mimi 19 days ago

    JESUS LINUS 🤣🤣

  • Guds777
    Guds777 19 days ago

    one in the mouth the other one in the butt.

  • Brett F
    Brett F 20 days ago

    Nine Inch Nails

  • ShizGnat
    ShizGnat 21 day ago

    The audio desync is killing me towards the end.

  • Windows 7
    Windows 7 21 day ago

    This is kind of misleading. I thought they were going to jam an HDMI port in Linus’ arm or something.

  • Bagl Stix
    Bagl Stix 22 days ago

    WIRELESS HDMI

  • GhaV jGRite (jeaHAvee)

    I know I'm late, but thanks for conducting this experiment.

  • GECKman88
    GECKman88 23 days ago

    hehehe touching tips.

  • NebukadV
    NebukadV 23 days ago

    I think there might be a reason, why the device has TWO connectors for the RF signal ...

  • CK Lai
    CK Lai 24 days ago

    McGyver..

  • Dylan Evans
    Dylan Evans 25 days ago

    If you're wondering which blue screen error it is, it's HAL_INITIALIZATION_FAILED.

  • kaimelis
    kaimelis 26 days ago

    aaaah... its one of the stupid ones...

  • Aaron Lowe
    Aaron Lowe 26 days ago

    Cancer

  • Abdulrahman Alaql
    Abdulrahman Alaql 26 days ago

    Some people are more useful as HDMI cables!

  • S T
    S T 26 days ago

    audio sync issues get worse the further into the video i get. the end is almost unbearable because of my videocd

  • DanielBG - Gaming
    DanielBG - Gaming 26 days ago

    What..the...fuck......i..i have no words to speak

  • Jacob Persico
    Jacob Persico 27 days ago

    You used one conductor instead of two and it still worked wow. If you used two insulated wires it would probably work way better.

  • Amateur Programmer
    Amateur Programmer 27 days ago

    How does it work with only one wire? I mean one signal and one ground I could see. But just the ground connection!? What the...?

    • Fauxxo
      Fauxxo 11 days ago

      It’s basically a wired antenna. You know that everything is grounded... right?

  • Christopher Junkins
    Christopher Junkins 27 days ago

    Uh, is it just me or did the audio completely desync at the 9:59 mark
    or about?>

  • Rion gaming
    Rion gaming 27 days ago

    8:05 *_Thats what she said!_*

  • Greenpilot Gaming
    Greenpilot Gaming 27 days ago

    7:52 I dare you.

  • Keith Jr. De Gray
    Keith Jr. De Gray 28 days ago

    This begs the question "what is the bandwidth capabilities of tap water?" considering hdmi 2.0 is ~18Gbps.

  • Skyler Bicknell
    Skyler Bicknell 29 days ago

    But why not just have what you're watching next to the tv in the first place?

  • Genaro Maza
    Genaro Maza 29 days ago

    Speaking of wires... None!

  • aczajka74
    aczajka74 Month ago

    Loser can’t even send an HDMI signal through DI water

  • Chaotic Dreemurr
    Chaotic Dreemurr Month ago

    Why not try this with a lot more water like a pool?

  • KO Combo
    KO Combo Month ago

    the assistent part was cringe...

  • Stuart Wilson
    Stuart Wilson Month ago

    Yeah, that is good, but I don't think the signal is HDMI any more than cable DVB-S, DVB-C, DVB-T is HDMI.

  • Konrad RandomGuy
    Konrad RandomGuy Month ago

    This is incredible lol

  • xanex
    xanex Month ago

    I like your intro because I can skip the product placement without worrying about skipping too far

  • F16Jap
    F16Jap Month ago

    Part 2: using Ali G's "lnk cr b82rez 2g4" Human chain and see how far you can go (with extra salt!)
    And with PROPER audio video sync! Really horrendous to watch this!

  • Michael McDonald
    Michael McDonald Month ago

    With...the butt.

  • wondras
    wondras Month ago

    Linus discovers the miracle of RF transmission... I pity anyone trying to use a radio nearby.
    This isn’t sending HDMI any more than a TV station does.

  • André Van Eeden
    André Van Eeden Month ago +1

    What will happen if you play 4k content over a HDMI 1.4 cable?

  • Engineer12798
    Engineer12798 Month ago

    Audio desync at around the 10:00 mark.

  • Matouš Mikota
    Matouš Mikota Month ago

    Oh water is conductive... You dont say

  • WildLifter
    WildLifter Month ago +1

    What would happen if I have two laptops and two monitors and passed the signal of the 4 by the same water?

    • S T
      S T 26 days ago

      everyone dies

  • Khaint Jatt
    Khaint Jatt Month ago

    Its a tech video wow i cant believe anyone from this milli second

  • Bobby Nicholson
    Bobby Nicholson Month ago

    could u use 1 sender and have like 50 receivers

  • Lutzi MischgemüZe
    Lutzi MischgemüZe Month ago

    9:40 geeky couple goals

    *good that you can still do that alone as i am alone af*

  • Nixky
    Nixky Month ago

    3:55 “Chris Penis”

    • Nixky
      Nixky Month ago

      The closed captions are funny

  • Valex Nihilist
    Valex Nihilist Month ago

    This is probably the most fascinating and hilarious video I have seen from you guys. Please do more crazy stuff like this!

  • Dakila Lozano
    Dakila Lozano Month ago

    buttchug

  • Askejm
    Askejm Month ago

    You can even use your head as an antenna for listening to the radio

  • Tyler Furrison Tech

    Imagine sticking the receiving end into the ocean and getting Japanese TV shows

  • Anton Luka Šijanec

    11:20 sync problem?

  • Haizum74
    Haizum74 Month ago

    Sandals with white socks? Come on dude.

  • Никита Глушак

    God dangit, Linus, now I want to watch my Netflix from PC on a TV through a human centipede!

  • Johannes Knudsen
    Johannes Knudsen Month ago

    Just use the nyrius device. 100 ft wireless zero latency uncompressed hdmi.

  • Romario
    Romario Month ago

    Just buy a wireless HDMi receiver and transmitter fro amazon for like 90 quid

  • Myles A
    Myles A Month ago

    So... Linus, can I please have that monitor from this video? its my monitors twin and it misses it's twin

  • Jabberwocky
    Jabberwocky Month ago

    "no wires" Shows a poorly cut out wire in 1:08

  • zeitGGeist
    zeitGGeist Month ago

    The gay panic in this video is hilarious

  • yaman koudmani
    yaman koudmani Month ago

    HDMI over Ocean... HEY YOU MIGHT BE ONTO SOMETHING HERE...

  • Tequila59
    Tequila59 Month ago +1

    0:12

  • Vaibhav Chaturvedi
    Vaibhav Chaturvedi Month ago

    Is it only me wondering that if the video would have been longer, then Linus would have tried other surfaces on his body to check conductivity.

  • dustin hennagin
    dustin hennagin Month ago

    This is what i use when i wire tap houses.

  • Ken Ch
    Ken Ch Month ago

    Who can dislike this video, it was amazing

  • Vincent Paradis
    Vincent Paradis Month ago

    WRONG!

  • darthfooz
    darthfooz Month ago

    Lmao "Lets you game with no compromises and no wires!" - shows a MOUSEPAD with a wire. The only thing with a wire is an item that shouldn't have a wire.

  • Mateus Lopes
    Mateus Lopes Month ago

    That Vessel T-shirt...

  • Jerrymonkey
    Jerrymonkey Month ago

    The whole video has quite some latency...

  • Atlantanspenguins
    Atlantanspenguins Month ago

    If you throw a salt shaker and a battery at someone is it “A-salt and battery?” I’ll show myself out now

  • Orange Trump
    Orange Trump Month ago

    you could get better human conductivity if you just put the wire in your blood. Just prick yourself at both end.

  • Apekatten Bassboost

    watch with caption 3:05

  • Orl Cal
    Orl Cal Month ago

    What purpose does this have? Not theoretical. Give me one real world use that doesn't already have a better existing solution?

  • Anderson Frans
    Anderson Frans Month ago

    Next hdmi over optical things

  • p zelasko
    p zelasko Month ago

    i fricking love when linus slips in a jab at trump "stable, and genius" lmao

  • edstirling
    edstirling Month ago

    the obvious application here is field work where your wireless stuff isn't working. like maybe in afghanistan where radios have problems cause it's hilly and the ground is full of metal.

  • Jurij Drobnič
    Jurij Drobnič Month ago

    You could say he was a "vessel" for the signal?

  • Gaming/ReviewsIL
    Gaming/ReviewsIL Month ago

    Nice army base you got there :3

  • Georgi Georgiev
    Georgi Georgiev Month ago

    09:59/12:18 LAG ENGAAAAAAAGE

  • Colbion
    Colbion Month ago

    Holy. Shit.

  • Yato
    Yato Month ago

    Can you do that with Ethernet?

  • GOD knows
    GOD knows Month ago

    what is the name of the battery pack product ??

  • Asap Gamer
    Asap Gamer Month ago

    i get thirsty when i see water

  • matthijs janse
    matthijs janse Month ago

    eat ssds

  • 张梓径
    张梓径 Month ago

    Salt

  • VIBGYOR STORY FRAME'S

    Ur ar genius

  • nomar mar
    nomar mar Month ago

    or just buy a longer cable

  • Milo Zabál
    Milo Zabál Month ago

    I'm sometimes actually baffled how ignorant Linus is when it comes to so elemental things... He's got some serious huge knowledge gaps when it comes to basic electronics.... and woman hygiene products (who else confuses pads with tampons?) I'm not saying I dislike him, I've been a subscriber since 2014. Anyway, amazing video guys!

  • Joshua Severance
    Joshua Severance Month ago

    Great Video desyncs at the end tho O.o

  • Forest King
    Forest King Month ago

    stick it in him like a IV

  • Josh B
    Josh B Month ago

    That's not a 4x4...

  • Mr. Zimtus
    Mr. Zimtus Month ago

    1:56 "Mine bigger than his"

  • Daniel Machado
    Daniel Machado Month ago

    INGRESS