Buy a Video Card Without Getting SCREWED

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Comments • 4 554

  • The spy Mawsta
    The spy Mawsta 18 hours ago

    Canadian ruble ? The Russians are here!!!!

  • Akalanka Jayananda
    Akalanka Jayananda 2 days ago

    Can you send me a gpu from your garbage😂😂😂

    GAMESHAKER 3 days ago

    Watching this video just cuz I love Linus because I don't have money to buy GPU 😂

  • Douglas Waugh
    Douglas Waugh 4 days ago

    So WHO is ripping you off ?
    Manufacturers ? Retailers ? Wholesalers ?
    Those pieces of electronics junk are worth 1/20th the price.

  • Sheriff MayorTV
    Sheriff MayorTV 6 days ago

    Linus I just bought a GTX 650 in late 2018...

  • Μαύρη ψυχή
    Μαύρη ψυχή 6 days ago

    1:51 was that dennis? xd

  • Mark
    Mark 8 days ago

    Bet gpu prices are due to mining, but that's getting old now so prices are dropping

  • Yoski Broski
    Yoski Broski 8 days ago

    I have a gt 730 ..... that’s what I have to say about your gpu shelf lol

  • vh9network
    vh9network 10 days ago

    Almost looking like a G with that cap on.

    AWESOMEGAMER 14 days ago +1

    You should look at AMD Radeon 7570. It’s actually really good and it’s $20. It can do CS:GO at 1080p30.

  • RyRy XX
    RyRy XX 14 days ago

    True I bought a 780ti cheaper then a 1060 6gb

  • Billy Tiphareth
    Billy Tiphareth 15 days ago

    I love how he has just a bunch of GPUs sitting on a shelf, and here I am with my 7700 GHz Edition trying to find something decent to upgrade to, lmaooo.

  • Christian Lee
    Christian Lee 17 days ago

    When the RX series came out, I just bought someones 1070ti used. I had the guy run thermal and performance tests, and it worked like it was new. Spent half as much as a new model.

  • indyjons321
    indyjons321 20 days ago

    Had to buy a used 1080 Ti.

  • Shiva ?
    Shiva ? 21 day ago

    Bro if u have any old gpu plzz donate me bro please bro
    My email::

  • Patrick Hector
    Patrick Hector 22 days ago +1

    Managed to get my hands on a used 780Ti for $80... aud. Needed a bloody good clean, and the mounts for the fans are a little rusty, but besides that I haven't had a problem with it yet :D

  • The goat Pear
    The goat Pear 25 days ago


  • bkingk8
    bkingk8 26 days ago

    In a couple of years there will be a massive glut in the market for second hand gpu's

  • Mihai Chiriac
    Mihai Chiriac 27 days ago

    Can u give away a video card ?

  • rmnv dns
    rmnv dns 28 days ago



  • Old Andy
    Old Andy Month ago

    "Stress tested" LOL

  • V. D.
    V. D. Month ago

    A used 980ti is a very good option these days, even for 1440p gaming. Performance is similar to gtx 1070 and the price is really interesting.

  • dr. kritisch
    dr. kritisch Month ago


  • Ozzy Man Diaz
    Ozzy Man Diaz Month ago

    linus you build $100,000 pc's and have probably as much worth of gpus just sitting there in storage. why do you keep driving that toyota around!

  • Cubi
    Cubi Month ago

    I got a 680 for 80€ haha nothing to regret

  • Staci Reese
    Staci Reese Month ago

    Who knew your side job was selling Mary Kay.

  • juraj anđal
    juraj anđal Month ago

    I saw gtx 1080 ti platinum edition 11GB VRAM... for over 1K USD

  • Jason Weber
    Jason Weber Month ago

    gtx 1080's are going for $500 usd here in California...

  • LunariarWarrior
    LunariarWarrior Month ago

    Managed to get a 1080 for $300. :^)

  • pixelz11
    pixelz11 Month ago

    Welcome to the non-rich world linus.

  • Ojin prime89
    Ojin prime89 Month ago

    your a great youtuber OF NOT MEsSING IT UP

  • Turbo Chook
    Turbo Chook Month ago

    "Lighty used GPU" = This puppy has been mining eth 24 hours a day for the last 6 months.

    • Turbo Chook
      Turbo Chook Month ago

      Although with that said, I bought a whole PC for $200 Aussie dollars (our dollars are about as worthless as yours) about a year ago. It has a pleb tier i3 4360, and only 8gb of Vengeance DDR3, but it also came with a 4gb GTX770 Gainward Phantom GPU. It's a belter of a GPU for the price, and despite the rig being ghetto-tastic, it plays all my games at higher frame rates and higher graphics settings than my old PS4. Sold the PS4 for $150 with no hard drive (Took out the 2TB I upgraded the PS4 to, for use as a storage drive in the PC, and the PS4's original 500GB drive is now in use in my old Fat PS2, running custom OS and stuff), so really the PC owes me nothing, as it has just replaced the PS4.
      Cheap second hand stuff can be great, provided you find a good seller. I bought my cheap old rig from a friend of a friend, hence the great price.

  • Fernando
    Fernando Month ago

    Ryzen 5 with 2x 8gb ram is the way to go now ... , over clock then a little bit and you can get a really good fps on any game , and u will save money for buying a gpu in the future

  • SelfDestructing
    SelfDestructing Month ago

    atleast now the prices are getting slightly better now with 1080s at the lowest going for 400 (not open box or refurbished)

  • josholeary2003
    josholeary2003 Month ago


  • DeathsTacoIsHere
    DeathsTacoIsHere Month ago

    1050ti or nothing

  • Adrian Arshad
    Adrian Arshad Month ago


  • miles johnson
    miles johnson 2 months ago

    Or you know you could stop getting them all for free

  • Chris Korol
    Chris Korol 2 months ago +1

    dude its 2018, STOP using GEL! it makes you look trailer trashy, no offense. ITS CALL PALMADE. I hope to see no gel in the next. Ik this is a pc channel but still I hate looking at hard gel hair.

  • Ross // Rossilaz58
    Ross // Rossilaz58 2 months ago

    No, no that's impossible... How can you?

  • Георги Балев

    Guys, you have to specify that the $59.95 is the price for North America(I guess), because if you try to buy it from Europe, even though you have used the link it costs $68.44

  • bannablitz247
    bannablitz247 2 months ago

    Just bought a gtx 1060 3gb PNY card for about 170 on ebay no issues besides nvidia auto installer being trash

  • TheRicheg
    TheRicheg 2 months ago

    I keep on asking myself are they tring to maim or kill the pc gaming industry i mean its definately holding it back from being all it could be and deturring pc builders from new pc's and new gamers pushed to console i mean why is a graphics card costing more than say an xboxone but more for less graphics performance no brainer which the perents n non tech bods will buy, this needs fixing playing fields leveled or the balls going in some ones net.....

  • ShroudedWolf51
    ShroudedWolf51 2 months ago

    >...selling directly to consumers at MSRP.
    Or, like NVidia, who sold their own GPUs at a markup from their own MSRP.

  • Robert Cesario
    Robert Cesario 2 months ago

    So refreshing to see Canadian prices.

  • Paul Schlote
    Paul Schlote 2 months ago

    Why don't you give some of your shit away or sell it? At this point you seem like an asshole.

  • The Master Of RED Alien Face

    What is the most recomanded graphics card so far?

  • Mosie Neakngen
    Mosie Neakngen 2 months ago

    Did someone say GPU giveaway??🙌🙌

  • Bomber Harris
    Bomber Harris 2 months ago

    >GPUs now $1000
    >RAM now $200

  • Haiko
    Haiko 2 months ago

    Looking at the prices.. damn just get an xbox or ps4

  • disconnect crab
    disconnect crab 2 months ago

    Ur title is clickbait
    Its impossible

  • Pierogi power
    Pierogi power 2 months ago

    Another idea buy older gpu's and link them in sli

  • Pierogi power
    Pierogi power 2 months ago

    Linus is the 6gb 1060 a good choice?

  • Arnold Exell
    Arnold Exell 2 months ago

    All them graphics cards mine just broke and can't afford one at the moment

  • notatHomeVideos
    notatHomeVideos 2 months ago


  • xboxbros 259
    xboxbros 259 2 months ago

    What about 1060

  • Michael Street
    Michael Street 2 months ago

    Good job at making everyone jealous...

  • Rigard Landman
    Rigard Landman 2 months ago

    You have a problem Linus

  • Mitch Holman
    Mitch Holman 2 months ago

    can i buy one off of you?

  • Cristian Castro
    Cristian Castro 2 months ago

    Yo @linus let me get on of those gpus on the low low!?!?!?

  • Wazze Mazze
    Wazze Mazze 2 months ago

    What the hell are you driving with, Linus.

  • Flowman
    Flowman 2 months ago

    Get a console

  • Social-Nationalist Meme Network

    Fucking bitcoin miners have destroyed the GPU market for people who just want to play games.

    • Classic G
      Classic G 2 months ago

      it is almost back to normal now

  • Christopher Curtis
    Christopher Curtis 3 months ago

    I just bought a Asus ROG Strix 1070 OC on Offer up for only $300

  • SimpleGamingF2P
    SimpleGamingF2P 3 months ago

    i just use gtx 650ti boost,play most game on high like fortnite,fallout 4,csgo,gta 5 and watch dog 1

  • Nightcore Dragon
    Nightcore Dragon 3 months ago

    I call the blame on bitcoin miners who also for some reason claim that gpu’s aren’t meant for gaming but for bitcoin mining lol

  • unspeakable plays
    unspeakable plays 3 months ago

    There is a reason I have a safe for my 3 nividia quadro m6000

  • PoPaTo Chisps
    PoPaTo Chisps 3 months ago

    I see what you did there with the title "SCREWED" are you talking about ifixit?

  • reg912
    reg912 3 months ago

    If i will buy a gtx 1060 6gb for 300 on amazone ahould i?..

  • GDDavid[DavidScann]
    GDDavid[DavidScann] 3 months ago

    pls gimme one gpu XD

  • Hackerman Gage
    Hackerman Gage 3 months ago

    I ended up buying a second hand Xbox one for 200$ just to play the new games on till this whole thing dies. It sucks but at least a few friends from my old classes play it so I have people to play with

  • Nipadust `
    Nipadust ` 3 months ago

    My potato goes fortnite 30 fps average on max 1980 something???

    • Classic G
      Classic G 2 months ago

      my potato goes fortnite at 0fps average when i jump off the bus(no joke)

  • zYpa Hacks
    zYpa Hacks 3 months ago

    Can i have your gpu?

  • Prothom
    Prothom 3 months ago

    I'm sad I have a radion 5150 it sucks :(

  • Itz Melon
    Itz Melon 3 months ago

    5 am rn

  • Apache
    Apache 3 months ago

    soooo thats where all the GPU’s went! Thanks linus!!

  • nomar mar
    nomar mar 3 months ago

    man Linus should do GFX card giveaways

  • Spyros Bellos
    Spyros Bellos 3 months ago

    6:20 why is titan black white?

  • Rati Jugeli
    Rati Jugeli 3 months ago

    I always wonder why do you guys post UK amazon site ?

  • Komrade BigTex sucks
    Komrade BigTex sucks 3 months ago

    Canadian rubles

  • Vivek Parmar
    Vivek Parmar 3 months ago

    Prices used to be ridiculous but

  • Jessica Wisdom
    Jessica Wisdom 3 months ago

    Is that a dickbutt on his car?

  • Torei
    Torei 3 months ago

    Im tryna buy a mufukin GTX 960

    • Torei
      Torei 3 months ago

      AchilleS Dam**B**

    • AchilleS
      AchilleS 3 months ago

      Betaz just get a 1050ti, it's cheaper and better with less power draw

  • Supriyo Chatterjee
    Supriyo Chatterjee 3 months ago

    donate a gpu here pls...the pricing here is way overhead !!

  • samocamo123
    samocamo123 3 months ago

    Oops i sold a broken (listed as broken) r9 290 for like 120 dollars on ebay

  • FaNg_Peep
    FaNg_Peep 3 months ago

    I bought a 1060 6GB with a modded fan cooler for $206, I got a deal

  • jerrylee22
    jerrylee22 3 months ago

    $799 for a great 1080 Ti. Even $740=760 for ones with questionable aesthetics (usually the white ones).
    I've seen the same $800 1080 Ti I got sell for $850-1100, though, so you need to find the right seller. Even Amazon may have two or three different sellers with very different pricing. Like he said in the video, I did have a chance to pick up a Nvidia 1080 Ti Founder's Edition for $699, but I absolutely did not want that. If I actually had enough money left, I maybe could have snagged it to resell in this crazy market.

  • Mr Baked Bagel
    Mr Baked Bagel 3 months ago

    Linus has a pink car? L M A O

  • Random Gaming
    Random Gaming 3 months ago

    say thanks u live in US, in europe any 1080ti costs over 1000€

  • Dennis Harris
    Dennis Harris 3 months ago

    I honestly wish I understood half of what you talk about. I just know you show us deals.

  • hellagesoon
    hellagesoon 3 months ago

    Got fury x a year ago for 230 eu and play 4k.

  • Matthew Harvie
    Matthew Harvie 3 months ago

    I found a MSI RX 580 used for 470$

  • Kev Farny
    Kev Farny 3 months ago

    I've boycott buying any new cards until the prices come down to a more realistic price range. If everyone done this the stock would build and prices will fall.
    The same can be said for DDR memory.

  • iain stout
    iain stout 3 months ago

    Sad to say, but the miners are going after the older cards now too.....
    the best deal I found for under 100usd was a 650ti replacement for my damaged 560

  • Naomi Palanca
    Naomi Palanca 3 months ago

    give me some im so poor :(

  • IceyThe Fox
    IceyThe Fox 3 months ago

    I got a RX580 8gb for 1200 PLN

  • STEN Gaming And Music
    STEN Gaming And Music 3 months ago

    i have a phenom ii x4 960T (yes o know I need to upgrade my cpu and I do plan too) I was using a GTX 570 which is about a 7percent bottleneck, but I just got a GTX 1060 3gb which is a 24 percent bottleneck. Now will the better card even out and still be a upgrade from the 570 at all or will I get better performance with the 570 all together? I am sorry I just got into pc and I honestly don't know if I should keep the 1060 out of my system for now till i get a better cpu or if it is still a upgrade from the 570 even though the bottleneck is way higher? Thank you in advance!

  • Ciuwas
    Ciuwas 3 months ago

    any1 notice there's a dickbutt on the back of the lamborghini?

  • Anchor Bait
    Anchor Bait 3 months ago

    Another heart to heart walk in the rain with Linus

  • Andrei Belu
    Andrei Belu 3 months ago

    Pink car and sandals.
    When you stop giving a fuck about others opinions.