BIZARRE Intel Core i7 from CHINA for $100!!

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Comments • 6 651

  • Nayro Jinges
    Nayro Jinges 16 hours ago

    why in a (fake) kitchen doh?

  • darkSorceror
    darkSorceror 20 hours ago

    10:23 "Cos even gamers sometimes run Cinebench"

  • darkSorceror
    darkSorceror 20 hours ago

    7:59 If you're buying an RTX 2080ti, you probably can't even afford a $100 CPU off Taobao

  • darkSorceror
    darkSorceror 20 hours ago

    5:28 "Everything is actually showing up totally normally" Except Google Chrome it seems. Better try another motherboard.

  • NAWW
    NAWW 22 hours ago

    I used to have a gaming Asus laptop with 4720hq and gtx 960m

  • roxcyn
    roxcyn Day ago

    How did I not know you're Canadian?

  • deadfred821
    deadfred821 Day ago

    I can't.... the look on your face in the thumbnail is the same face I made when I read the title...

  • James Robert
    James Robert Day ago

    0:50 did he say "Canadian Ruble"?!
    What a fucktard!!

  • Canes Venatici
    Canes Venatici Day ago

    Lol I love those Chinese. Hate the evil scheme of their government though.

  • Donas Dropas
    Donas Dropas Day ago

    Does integrated graphics working on this cpu? I mean can i take this cpu and use it with p106 mining card?
    - asking real questions here

  • FromShaneToLp
    FromShaneToLp 2 days ago

    WTF is a Canadian Ruble?

  • ITheIncredibleFishI
    ITheIncredibleFishI 2 days ago

    Linus you ordered it completely wrong. As a foreigner NEVER order directly from taobao. ALWAYS order with a Agent. Look up superbuy they order it for you so you avoid taxes and stuff like the seller did with you.

  • konradson
    konradson 2 days ago

    Very interesting, indeed. But what if you do some more tests, like with maths software, like statistics: SAS, SPSS, Lisrel, STATA...

    I guess that these people doing this kind of things with old Intel processors have too many of them, and have also an incredibly wide market to sell them. Now you plug this micro into a onda mainboard (there's other video with motherboards with good retrocompatibility, where you can plug more generations of Intel processors than what is normal), add DDR3 memory and you have a rather unexpensive computer. In this same mainboard you can put an 8th Generation i7...

    So imagine how many possibilities for an extremely large market like Chinese. Or just, someone in any other country, buying a good amount of these chips. Outside China, it may be expensive to buy one, but what if you buy 100?

  • Morgan Sedge
    Morgan Sedge 3 days ago

    Hey Linus 4th gen cpu's Rock i have a intel core i7 4790K on my gaming rig i am very satisfied... would like to know what you think of my rig although i don't suppose that would be possible

  • Concept Productions
    Concept Productions 3 days ago

    the 970 evo pro... right

  • Jenna Orlowski
    Jenna Orlowski 3 days ago

    2:43, Rollercoaster Tycoon love💖
    We need an update with the new RMC track! It would be fun to build some RMC coasters!

  • brake gaming
    brake gaming 3 days ago

    Legends say if you open the metal plate of the cpu it says made in china

  • 이민호
    이민호 3 days ago

    i5 4690 vs i7 4720hq

  • Aatmik Mishra
    Aatmik Mishra 3 days ago

    just dont watch it waste of time

  • Faeiz Mahrus
    Faeiz Mahrus 4 days ago

    China , China never changes

  • RandomTechS@#T
    RandomTechS@#T 4 days ago

    Chingtel j7 tzu-al core

  • Mr StayAlive
    Mr StayAlive 5 days ago

    I have a g750j ROG with the 4700hq in it, nvidia 770m card and it still runs all the newest games, not in full 1080 but it will run those games if the cpu is set up so that it handles the physics. Decently strong cpu though very dated

    DNZ ACL 5 days ago

    What about using a ryzen 5 2600 cpu which costs around 150 dollars, has 3.9 boost clock and 6 cores with a 19 mb cache capacity. I think for budget gaming, intel is really not the way to go these days. AMD offers a better value and flexibility due to their higher core counts.

  • Ryan Carpenter
    Ryan Carpenter 5 days ago

    is $80 savings even a spectrum which you measure graphic card prices??

  • kyle1058
    kyle1058 5 days ago

    At 10:00 "20 , what is that like 3%?" No... No, it's not. Still a good number though.

  • tecknos africa
    tecknos africa 5 days ago

    I'm running to this Chinese website , may be I would find some amazing CPUs mod . wow ! the website isn't in English

  • あたまわるわる

    can chinese watch video on youtube?

  • Bemused Indian
    Bemused Indian 5 days ago

    What a weird random Canadian video... ;)

  • Menelik
    Menelik 5 days ago

    Wafer fabrication or manufacturing of Intel's microprocessors and chip sets is conducted in the U.S. (Arizona, New Mexico, Oregon and Massachusetts). China, Ireland and Israel. Following manufacturing the majority of our components are then assembled and tested at facilities in Malaysia, China, Costa Rica and Vietnam.

  • Lex Luthor
    Lex Luthor 6 days ago

    Can you do me a favour Linus how do you run a x79 2011 8790 e7 alpha 28 Xeon server core on a 2011-3 because I have not got a 2011-1a board

  • Matthieu Simard
    Matthieu Simard 6 days ago

    Taxes and fees. That's all we get living in Canada.

  • Alexander Kardashevskiy

    9:44 Blya Blya Blya Blyaaaa :D
    P.S. Русскоязычные поймут.

  • Axel Shark
    Axel Shark 6 days ago

    I also got one recently. 1 googolplex hz. Today I will call Chuck Norris for a power supply.

  • Lyndon Jacob
    Lyndon Jacob 7 days ago

    You got ripped off!
    You dont pay tax and duty to shipper.
    That was a scam and you didnt even catch that it was.

  • LeoCanyonLover
    LeoCanyonLover 7 days ago

    I have that ptocesor

  • Leo Wang
    Leo Wang 7 days ago


    SOFT ROCK 7 days ago

    120 canadian rubals??? did i heard that rite??

  • Luke Doescher
    Luke Doescher 8 days ago

    but does it run minesweeper...

  • John Smithers
    John Smithers 8 days ago

    Have this in an older gt72 and it still impresses me how fast it is compared to mine ryzen 5 1600.

  • Robin Sun
    Robin Sun 8 days ago

    chain number 1one

  • Jeff Strongman
    Jeff Strongman 8 days ago

    Lol Chinese don't waste, eat flowers eat feet off the animal.They are the true number 8 wire

  • Michael Blacke
    Michael Blacke 8 days ago

    lol free market etc rules

  • Tuxnor
    Tuxnor 9 days ago

    wooot :) .. great vid,,thx

  • New User
    New User 9 days ago

    this is awesome my wife is currently working in china for a few months.. i should find boot leg processors for her to bring me back!!

  • el33t_crew
    el33t_crew 9 days ago

    *looks at the title* isn't everything chinese?

  • Monkey Fung
    Monkey Fung 10 days ago

    Enviroment protection

  • Tino LaFratta
    Tino LaFratta 11 days ago

    This guy reminds me of the leader of the evil gang from the movie "The Warriors" from the 70's


    Он сказал "канадиан рубль"??? разве не канадский доллар?

  • Crabby
    Crabby 12 days ago

    i have it in my laptop

  • Kevin Wu
    Kevin Wu 13 days ago

    first of all, it is not a "weird random website". It is the very first successful product of Alibaba, founded by the richest geeky guy in China. Of course, this site is also famous (in early stage) for counterfeited products and taxation issue. But it is OK, i'm not a fan of Taobao or Yun Ma anyway.

  • quin z
    quin z 13 days ago

    i7-4720hq 600RMB

  • Ricky Ink
    Ricky Ink 13 days ago

    Yes,That's a highspeed pc top deck tech station test bench.

  • Hades Ian
    Hades Ian 15 days ago

    This episode was bought to you by Tao Bao

  • AE Scrub
    AE Scrub 16 days ago

    The meta master with the dualies here (Dual Berettas are a CS:GO meme)

  • Zarrx
    Zarrx 17 days ago

    i pulled a 4790 non k from an older hp workstation. It was a flippin prodesk 300 or something. They can hold a lot of surprises.
    For example the atx series elitedesk 800 can come spec'd with a gtx 1080 ti
    as i've encountered.

  • Oliver Fowler
    Oliver Fowler 18 days ago

    It's a decent deal, but nothing killer. I was able to pick up a 4770k, good Mobo, and 8gb ram for $200 a couple years ago.

  • cosmo ianiro
    cosmo ianiro 19 days ago

    want to try this with ram

  • MrProTechHD
    MrProTechHD 19 days ago

    Canada's socialism at it's finest

  • ZiTa 1985
    ZiTa 1985 19 days ago

    But, brother, you know everything that goes on in the world He
    is his origin from China But there is no telephone or siren whose
    map is not made from China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Malaysia Why
    when the flag came down was the demons of the Criterion In Egypt
    our master Solomon was He said it would be far from the Middle East
    Only the ancient state of Mongolia And after dividing the kingdom
    of mango Small countries emerged as a pen and after Expansion and
    imperialism But in the coming years will be a state of unity In
    the world Every country will now remain the same Elections will
    win Someone in his own country And qualify for the world who will
    be president of the world Pero vivir para todos es el dinero que
    ganan His name will be the serial number for a father who can make
    money without your name being there It is a serial number after
    either buy a tea flake email and a special pick number The world
    will be one Will gain the power to discover new planets Travel
    will be easy from millions of catchers And re igion will
    end But will we live until 2100

  • Yeet Souls
    Yeet Souls 19 days ago

    I wonder though, how does this compete with a Ryzen 3 2200G?

  • thanh an le
    thanh an le 19 days ago

    Could you overclock it plz linus? Im wanna see how far could this come

  • ferriot
    ferriot 20 days ago

    This is amazing, lmao, finna buy this mf shit.

  • Mein Urteil lautet lecken Sie mich

    3:33 why would the socket be dead? It's not like that cpu weights like a ton.

  • nick landreth
    nick landreth 20 days ago

    When you said if it falls back in the socket it is probably dead. Did you just mean from bent pens or?

  • Finnli Herrmann
    Finnli Herrmann 21 day ago

    Just build the ultra budget Chinese pc with the mining 1060 from China and this one. Could be very funny xD

  • Matt Paul
    Matt Paul 21 day ago

    Does the iGPU work? Would be nice to combine it with the P106 gpus.

  • rotem4
    rotem4 21 day ago

    do integral GPU work on it?

  • No Commentary
    No Commentary 21 day ago

    Question to Linus:
    Can you do some kind of very long stress test with overclock (for a 1 month or something like that) with a good aircooling? I am very curious about the resistance of the solderings between the layers/substrates.

    R3sG THEPVS 22 days ago

    Just buy a xeon v3 1231v3

  • Pierre-Louis Boyer
    Pierre-Louis Boyer 22 days ago

    They refurbish CPU from dead laptop motherboards and reassemble them

  • Lil homo
    Lil homo 22 days ago

    my cpu is clocked at 34 degrees celsius

  • fabian fernandez
    fabian fernandez 22 days ago

    Video chips r to much expensive

  • fabian fernandez
    fabian fernandez 22 days ago

    More cheaper more sale

  • fabian fernandez
    fabian fernandez 22 days ago

    I want all chip be cheaper 100 dollars too hohoho

  • fabian fernandez
    fabian fernandez 22 days ago

    10 dollars be better

  • fabian fernandez
    fabian fernandez 22 days ago

    Nice very good

  • Stefan Wichura
    Stefan Wichura 22 days ago

    Use ThrottleStop for overclocking !!!

  • Aerohk
    Aerohk 22 days ago

    DDR3 can easily explain the slow down.

  • Wolfgagger
    Wolfgagger 23 days ago


  • Uncle Celery
    Uncle Celery 23 days ago

    weird random website lol.....thats why you thought you were decent but Chinese technicians are cyber punker

  • Tyler Hopkins
    Tyler Hopkins 23 days ago

    Liked this vid, just purely interesting to see something like this actually being tested. I'm sure lots of us here have looked at stuff like this and just wanted to try it, but this is just plain cool lol.

  • Grant Sombody
    Grant Sombody 24 days ago

    Bet it has spyware

  • NateLB
    NateLB 24 days ago

    5:11 wtf? 🤣

    STALZA 24 days ago

    Linus Ive been watching your channel for atleast a year or so an i wanted to say thank you for all your time an I appreciate all your vids man!

  • Tenshi NoAkuma
    Tenshi NoAkuma 24 days ago

    Ironic getting sponsored by Origin here when they build the shittiest PC in their tests

  • Ucok Saragih Siallagan

    The CPU website use Chinese language, how could I place the order?😢😢

  • Gergő Vigh
    Gergő Vigh 25 days ago

    China cpu lga?

  • Fahim Auric
    Fahim Auric 25 days ago

    My 3 year old laptop runs on i7 4720 hq...was great at that time, but now it can run assassin's creed odyssey at 23-24 fps in medium settings :v

  • Erik Breaman
    Erik Breaman 25 days ago

    If you want to see weird run engineering samples like the i7 in the laptop I'm typing this on.. You can buy them easily despite what most of the internet says..

  • Ap0c
    Ap0c 25 days ago

    What an anoying person you are. Goddamn.

  • Baraku Li
    Baraku Li 26 days ago

    actually, is not a random website.

  • Ben Capper
    Ben Capper 26 days ago

    O yeah yeah

  • DalTron
    DalTron 26 days ago

    Use this chip with an ASrock Z97 ITX that supports sodimms and make a desktop with as many laptop parts as you can!

  • SushiRoll
    SushiRoll 27 days ago

    Lol my laptop has a 4th gen i7

  • Claudiu Grigore
    Claudiu Grigore 27 days ago

    this is ridiculous with this with certainty does not have to happen . so it's clear that it's recovery mode for intel . sad .
    and is expensive and I do not trust these web sites that do not have regional translation in English at least ...
    may may opinion .

  • Logan Yashchyshyn
    Logan Yashchyshyn 27 days ago

    Those laptop cpus are on ebay now

  • V UK
    V UK 28 days ago

    after 13:30 min later he said the tax men fu,,,ed up cpu price due heavy taxes, it makes this video another clitbait shxt.. what a time waster

  • TechNoire
    TechNoire 28 days ago

    5:12 why that is not a meme yet?

  • Flammenwerfer IndustrialGrindcore

    The soy level...

  • Ζ † N
    Ζ † N 29 days ago

    this is something i've been curious about for years.