BIZARRE Intel Core i7 from CHINA for $100!!

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  • Karan Thapar
    Karan Thapar 20 hours ago

    I wonder if it'd work on my 1150 H-81 motherboard.

  • C - Bay
    C - Bay 21 hour ago

    ive got a little question for you. is it able to cool a pc with gallium instead of water?
    no aluminium, all copper and a variable control for the pump which is acting with a thermometer to measure the actual heat of the gallium till its molten?
    maybe the higher thickness of gallium instead of water could be a more efficient way to transport heat to the radiator

  • andy favors
    andy favors Day ago

    Can build a solid 8 g8g rx570 8 core rig for 500 off new egg with non sketchy parts

  • Nafi Nakib
    Nafi Nakib Day ago

    the term "JerryRigged" is an official word

  • 藍澤洛基
    藍澤洛基 2 days ago

    as they are of same architecture, mobile cpu have more pins than desktop ones may be because of more power pins, this is result of denser and smaller pins can transfer less power thus more pins are needed(even desktop cpu socket power pins are also populated). while it is mounted over a desktop socket adapter, power pins can be rearranged and grouped.
    meanwhile newer intel mobile cpus are SoC (mm... more accurately, SoP), besides the cpu core there would also be a PCH(and a dedicate GPU, like i9 8950HK). if anyone want to modify it for desktop, he or she need to reroute the DMI lanes to the socket, and let the pins from PCH on package omitted. it should be less pins (may be?)

  • Liberty City Series
    Liberty City Series 2 days ago +1

    I don't know how people are buying $600-$900 PCs and then worrying about the $10 that the CPU is gonna cost them to run.

  • quirkykid770
    quirkykid770 2 days ago

    peter knetter

  • Billy Bryant
    Billy Bryant 2 days ago

    my mobile athlon 2600 was an overclocking BEAST my abit nfs desktop lol

  • ammr alhalabi
    ammr alhalabi 3 days ago

    I like how ur sponsorship is a pc that u mocked in an older video :D

  • Legitti
    Legitti 3 days ago +1

    My previous laptop had that cpu lol

  • Bulevard Service
    Bulevard Service 4 days ago

    hello guys,i want to ask everybody..can you please tell me my Xeon E5 1620 0 3,60Ghz processor compared to what is equivalent? some ppl told me it is like i7 second generation,but i want to know what you think...i am learning about these thing from a while...i am trying to make my own gaming system for a first time and i have made so much misstakes...i bought 2 systems that where not working so good...a video that was not good for Fallout 4 and now i bought Lenovo Workstation S30 for a good price and i want to know more about brand new RX580 video is doing great job...i was having big problems with the SSDs..very slow but i fixed them with new SATA cables and unplugged all other DATA cables...i think if you have even 1 data or sata 3mb/s cable in your motherboard everything is working with that speed...that was what happened in my with only 6gb/s cables and only 6gb/s SATA ports in use i have speeds 400++ mb/s and m.2 ssd via PCIe running with 750 write and 850 read speeds...sorry..i want to know the processor thing..i just cared away :)

    • Bulevard Service
      Bulevard Service 4 days ago

      i am not sure is it 1620 first gen or 2nd gen....i think its more like v2 (version2) about it somewhre...not so sure..can you tell my about the two versions

  • Kur Norock
    Kur Norock 4 days ago

    Da fuq? If they wanted to charge more money they should have just listed it for a higher price on the website.
    Also, who the hell ships COD anymore?
    You got ripped off.

  • theBlueHero
    theBlueHero 4 days ago +3

    "they only use high-end components" remember that video you made where you bought a $1500 PC from Origin and it had a 1050ti?

  • Maria Cora
    Maria Cora 5 days ago

    I'm about to order an i7 7700t for $150 from China....hope i'm not getting ripped off. Can any of you guys confirm it'll be alright? Doesn't have to give me right on point specs but if it's close i'll be happy...

  • OssWiX
    OssWiX 5 days ago +1

    sounds like a chip for gaming cafes in china.

  • -ARR- Videos
    -ARR- Videos 5 days ago

    Beautiful #16by9 😍

  • Keogh Bradley
    Keogh Bradley 5 days ago +1

    We're not using G-Sync or Freesync...that comes with the tear-itory. 😏

  • Good Morning
    Good Morning 5 days ago

    I dont know anything about PC’s but i want to know... teach me

  • Thomas Autengruber
    Thomas Autengruber 6 days ago

    What a face

  • Matko Hurta
    Matko Hurta 6 days ago +2

    u guys should make a budget computer with the mining 1060 gpu without ports this cpu and some other parts to make a great pc for 400$😂😂👌

  • Bass-D C
    Bass-D C 6 days ago +7

    Actually that is brilliant.
    Technically you could recycle old Laptop hardware and put it up on the used market for Desktops, to get some money out of them AND cut back on electronic waste.

    I like the idea. The Execution is a bit ruff, but I like the idea.

  • Jeetu Singh
    Jeetu Singh 6 days ago

    6:05 Racism at its prime

  • Anter Sanin
    Anter Sanin 7 days ago

    can you run modern cpus in 1366 boards? think, 1366 boards are a big sock, but cpus for 1155 1156 1151 not, maybe they can fit?

  • that guy
    that guy 7 days ago

    123 canada dollars is 91.51 us dollars

  • samhero
    samhero 8 days ago

    5:12 if linus lived in alabama

  • Aditya Agarwal
    Aditya Agarwal 9 days ago +1

    Jerry rig is now unit to measure things... 😂😂

  • Shahzod Jumayev
    Shahzod Jumayev 11 days ago

    Keep doing Linus

  • Jezza Malik
    Jezza Malik 12 days ago

    @5:09 no don't you dare feint on me you bitch

    #Mordhau #nosleep #feinters

  • Twinrehz
    Twinrehz 12 days ago

    C'mon, if I bought a 2080Ti I'd HAVE to go to some website and get a ghetto modded cpu, because I can't afford a proper one.

  • NEET Man
    NEET Man 14 days ago

    china numba 1 indeed.

  • Techhh
    Techhh 15 days ago +2

    ,,Voltage 0 degrees"

  • Loki
    Loki 15 days ago +7

    I guess he didn't see the "CPU over voltage error" on the load screen.

  • Isaac Fong
    Isaac Fong 18 days ago

    Thats not random site, that's Taobao...Same as Ebay, people sell stuff on it.

  • Vasily
    Vasily 19 days ago

    Holy shit that's my cpu lol

  • Sanjay Kumar
    Sanjay Kumar 19 days ago +2

    Reverse engineering by the China😂😂

  • Brent Roberson
    Brent Roberson 19 days ago

    I know this is an older video, but with the missing pins would you be losing PCI lanes?

  • Mr Peco
    Mr Peco 19 days ago

    i'd just be unique to have

  • Agentzakkk
    Agentzakkk 21 day ago

    i5 3470 best


    Pro skills pow pow


    Dang china is okay but stop copying gpu card

  • Kevin Han
    Kevin Han 22 days ago

    That's why they only sell it in China...

  • 4248 Games
    4248 Games 24 days ago +4

    I never would spend 100$, for a game of luck.

  • Hack shark
    Hack shark 24 days ago

    Maybe it was i5 8250u with new name

  • Seth Kauffman
    Seth Kauffman 24 days ago

    C'mon Linus, 10% of 240 is 24, how the hell do you get 2-3%? Lmfao... Minimum is 9% difference on CS:GO

  • Shuyang An
    Shuyang An 25 days ago

    Taobao is a local version of aliexpress with much more products with lower price, especially the computer parts and electronic parts. It's just paradise for people who like mechatronic and computer

  • wilsonkff
    wilsonkff 25 days ago

    Let me tell you the truth. This CPU could not survive a full Linus Drop Test.
    I know that's tough. But except from drop-testing 3310 every hardware should be designed with Linus Drop Test in mind.
    OK 3310 should be more Earth friendly.

  • Daniel-John McFarling
    Daniel-John McFarling 26 days ago +1

    to be fair, here in China, Taobao isn't some sketchy website. everyone buys everything from taobao, and if there are any problems with goods, they always refund and help you out
    --- brit in china

  • Mew Infinity
    Mew Infinity 26 days ago +4

    Let that and other “Cheap Chinese” stuff be a lesson for us. Never underestimate the capabilities of the great sleeping dragon. From my experience in tech, you can buy similar performance systems for almost half the price if you go Chinese.lenovo thinkpad vs. hp zbook vs. dell precision workstation. As US companies we really need to step up our game. Especially intel with its now constant flagrant screw ups. Linus, why do not you do a comparison between the Chinese tech and the American ones?

  • eustace2c2
    eustace2c2 27 days ago +1

    I just wouldn't use my banking account or a credit card on a Chinese site. Who knows where that info ends up. Could cost a lot more in the long run.

  • Titty Worshipper
    Titty Worshipper 27 days ago

    No one:
    Absolutely no one:
    Special ed kids 1:34

  • TinyDerpy GT
    TinyDerpy GT 27 days ago

    Thats the CPU i have in my laptop, i7-4720HQ

  • mcsniper77
    mcsniper77 27 days ago +2

    This should be copied not mocked.

  • Honey Bee
    Honey Bee 27 days ago

    Thug Chinese

  • Gabriel Dubé
    Gabriel Dubé 28 days ago +1

    lol my fx got 820 on cinebench

  • Skittles Gaming
    Skittles Gaming 29 days ago

    So if it’s a laptop core could I slap this in a hp notebook with more ram and play csgo??

  • Limes
    Limes 29 days ago

    As far as I know the 4810MQ is better than that

    AE STUDIOS Month ago

    you are first

  • cartrnan
    cartrnan Month ago

    1230 V3 on Ali costs $ 130. It makes no sense.

  • Luke
    Luke Month ago

    Stop bashing Chinese Linus, your wife is Chinese

  • Galatasaray OGZ
    Galatasaray OGZ Month ago +7

    Buy AMD Threadripper from China

  • Chris Powers
    Chris Powers Month ago

    I honestly thought Linus would use a wildly offensive Chinese mocking accent... Both disappointed and impressed with pantomime choice

  • Aleksandar be together not the same

    intel is made in china 😂

  • Daniel Maslowski
    Daniel Maslowski Month ago +2

    I actually have an i7-4710-HQ CPU in a Gigabyte P34V2 laptop, and it's quite awesome.

  • _Toshiaki_ _Takahashi_

    Linus shld hire the designer of this cpu.

  • D R
    D R Month ago

    Why the fuck does this idiot always make sound effects when playing CSGO against bots and coming in last place against easy bots

  • Sean Tichenor
    Sean Tichenor Month ago

    The Chinese supplier was likely congratulated by their peers for selling a repurposed chip (likely intended primarily for the Chinese market) at almost the same price of its legitimate PC counterpart. They probably walked away with a big profit and a big smile.

  • hao wu
    hao wu Month ago


  • Yu Jay
    Yu Jay Month ago

    I'm with Linus on those DeepCool AIO, their mounts are a pain! Throw it away!

  • David MO
    David MO Month ago

    Who has a fucking ribbon on their keychain. Seriously... Is that for sporadic ribbon dance offs? Hi my name is linus, I'm canaaandian eh, let's riiiiiibon dance eh

  • Michael
    Michael Month ago

    4 core i7.... whut?

  • Hudson50670
    Hudson50670 Month ago

    I7 4720hq sucks ass in laptops due to cooling issues, at least in my old Asus ROG gl55w, thermal throttle and huge performance drops are 30 min. of gaming

  • Lawrence Edward Page Is Pedophile

    u must have sucked off the seller to get an i7 for 100. fuck u. hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha

  • Andrew Paint
    Andrew Paint Month ago

    So, you need to live in China to enjoy this price.

  • ShadaxW
    ShadaxW Month ago +4

    This video inadvertently makes me feel better about still running a 4790k. Thanks Linus and crew :)

  • Indigo Montari
    Indigo Montari Month ago

    Brings me back, way back to my first PC that had a AMD K6 200 and I picked up an adapter socket-board thing that allowed the newer chips to run on the old socket 7 boards.

  • Rawn
    Rawn Month ago

    cancer mic

  • William Kendrick
    William Kendrick Month ago


  • arranmc182
    arranmc182 Month ago +4

    should put this against 1st gen ryzen ;)

  • TAMVAN cuk
    TAMVAN cuk Month ago


  • TrayyD
    TrayyD Month ago


  • LOoOn ARTs
    LOoOn ARTs Month ago

    Defenetly seen it, that´s how got my P4 3,2GHz. Friend of my brother switched it for a mobile Celeron, which out-benchmarked that P4.

  • Cryptic
    Cryptic Month ago +1

    Lol Linus does ads for cheap, good prebuilt PCs, then teachers you how to build your own

  • Peter Zotov
    Peter Zotov Month ago

    that moment whe u die to a bot in csgo 9:47

  • James Holbrook
    James Holbrook Month ago

    i just got an older thinkpad with a 4810mq and with extreme tuning utility you can over clock some by bring the multiplayer up a little

  • Sonari N. Roulette
    Sonari N. Roulette Month ago +20

    "Voltage at zero degrees"
    Linus Why??

  • D4mj4n !
    D4mj4n ! Month ago

    canadian rubbles

  • Slipy Goose
    Slipy Goose Month ago

    Origin 🅱️c

  • knockton dunk
    knockton dunk Month ago


  • PhantomsHyper
    PhantomsHyper Month ago +1

    Im chinese

  • Cole Welden
    Cole Welden Month ago

    Better option: take my i7 3770 off my hands for 100$. I've been trying to get rid of it forever

  • احمد رفدي زمري

    don't buy it, unless you live somewhere close to china.

  • tango 5 The Targeted

    run tf2 with this and play a 12v12 cluster fuck match

  • Mark Arnott
    Mark Arnott Month ago +1

    🤵🎤🎶Ok scratching A video >🎵 TRY THIS >> Hit o.5 speed and THE No 7 and 9 oh and O 🤪👍🎵 sounds like 👋 🎵👋👋🎵

  • Past
    Past Month ago

    But can it run Minecraft ??

  • James G
    James G Month ago

    2:42 Rollercoaster Tycoon SFX?

  • james brown
    james brown Month ago

    dudes stoned

  • New Retro
    New Retro Month ago

    The day Linus ran out of Gel

  • Qardo
    Qardo Month ago

    CS:GO Modders. Need Linus Sound Effects.

  • Ironoside Hayo
    Ironoside Hayo Month ago

    ​@​ voltage 0 DEGREES ....... really? XD

  • lauder
    lauder Month ago

    I had the 4720HQ inside of my "old" gaming laptop which I bought back in 2015 or 2016 and it was an absolute beast! Could easily play BV1 or BV5 on ultra.