You've NEVER Heard of this AMAZING Computer – Compulab Airtop 3 Review

  • Published: 18 June 2019
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    The Compulab Airtop 3 is completely passively cooled while sporting an Intel i9-9900K and an Nvidia Quadro RTX 4000... sounds toasty. Have Compulab actually managed to keep it cool?

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  • Linus Tech Tips
    Linus Tech Tips   4 months back

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    • It's Okay
      It's Okay  5 days back

      Jakub Komorowski-Marcjan - it also has a money clip. I hate mine. Anyone reading this thread can have it for free. I’ll mail it to you and you can use it for target practice.

    • Jakub Komorowski-Marcjan
      Jakub Komorowski-Marcjan  3 months back

      How is that thing actually supposed to be a wallet, it only holds cards.

    • King Andrew
      King Andrew  4 months back

      You guys have amazingly skilled editors and you shouldn't be using Premiere. The edits look like crap. Have you ever tried Vegas? It's so much better and has GPU accelerated exporting. Premiere is a joke. Literally doesn't even have proper clip-to-clip fades, it looks terrible.

    • Notzach
      Notzach  4 months back

      I really wish i could meet you some day Linus because i have learned soo many different things from you videos such as SLI, and you really did motivate me in learning soo much more about computers, i even helped my friend pick out parts for his next desktop. Btw, i Think you are hilarious when you are building a pc with a guest.

  • Jakov Horvatić
    Jakov Horvatić  26 minutes back

    This is one the best reviews on this channel! Kuddos!

    •   7 hours back

      but we cant upgrade this thing like console shite

      • MrClanCularius
        MrClanCularius  2 days back

        Has any of the lover-boys here have this PC? I have it. It makes an incredible coil whine noise. I couldn't keep it at my desk. I've checked with the support and there is nothing but a workaround at the moment (which didn't help me at all).

        • Dorido Lee
          Dorido Lee  3 days back

          2:31 Stadium truck?

          • Matthew Smith
            Matthew Smith  3 days back

            It is basically a desktop radiator heater

            • The Audacity
              The Audacity  3 days back

              That's cheap considering you can buy from Apple for a lot more and get less..

              • JuicyGamer Lol
                JuicyGamer Lol  4 days back

                Me: I need this
                Price: $1,687.00 (Canadian dollar)
                Wallet:HELL NO

                • fainting__goat
                  fainting__goat  5 days back

                  I'm really not one of those guys who gets off knocking Linus, but I'd watch this channel much more if Alex did all the speaking.

                  • bear532
                    bear532  6 days back

                    I’ve had a similar but better idea for a while now, nice to see that some part of concept works as well as I hoped for. Can’t wait to build it.

                    • troy b
                      troy b  1 weeks back

                      "Enough form-play" 😂😂
                      That man deserve a raise after that 1 liner.

                      • Ali akin Vlogs
                        Ali akin Vlogs  1 weeks back

                        Invisi case

                        • psylentdeath
                          psylentdeath  1 weeks back

                          I just watched this a second time. Cuz, whatever. Did you see how dirty Riley's light switch was??? LOL Whats with that?

                          • Paul Allegretto
                            Paul Allegretto  1 weeks back

                            WTF happened to your light switch at 4:13? It looks like a gravity-defying Rc car peeled wheels on it?

                            • matt winward
                              matt winward  1 weeks back

                              Please do a DIY version of this computer. Even if it was entirely impractical for normal people to do, it would be incredibly fun to watch one be put together.

                              • Nolan Ivanovskis nosuchthing

                                I must say thank you very much for this video this will be my new workstation as well. ..I'm an audio producer.... no fans equals heaven

                                • Nolan Ivanovskis nosuchthing

                                  stretches it legs lololol

                                  • 88Spint
                                    88Spint  2 weeks back

                                    A small radiator that double as a computer strong enough to "work" on. Man that would be awesome right about now as winter is coming and the landlord is being cheap on the heater.

                                    • 2nde06 BOUNAJMA Mehdi
                                      2nde06 BOUNAJMA Mehdi  2 weeks back

                                      Best pc ever !!!

                                      • prival fang
                                        prival fang  2 weeks back

                                        *most solid.

                                        • Lex Macintosh
                                          Lex Macintosh  2 weeks back

                                          Hot air doesn’t rise, it displaces more dense (cooler) air.

                                          • Code-Wise
                                            Code-Wise  2 weeks back

                                            Actually, they are called industrial computers. They are sealed and have multiple industrial connectors built-in. Like rs232/485. They are intended to work on environments where humidity, dust and gases are highly concentraded. You can have one of those at home but their mainly purpose is for heavy duty environments and to be turned on 24/7 365.

                                            • amf85
                                              amf85  3 weeks back

                                              You can get a similarly sized, equally quiet MSI Trident with the same components for half the price. Pass.

                                              • Alwin Tom
                                                Alwin Tom  3 weeks back

                                                1:38 Fans are also using convection to cool. And so does water cooling.

                                                • jazzmickge1
                                                  jazzmickge1  3 weeks back

                                                  Can it grate cheese? Sorry Apple! I can see why you love it. Unlike Dell PC's, at least it has decent upgrade options. It shows REAL 21st century innovation. Sadly, its costs enough that it's design would have to heat your home as you would have to cancel your heating bill to pay for it.

                                                  • jazzmickge1
                                                    jazzmickge1  3 weeks back

                                                    NTA - I love the fact that pretty RGB nowadays is just for Ego support and not Power. Real PC enthusiast and gamers will realise that they will get more from this system. And without wasting energy on lighting.

                                                • The Unboxing Experience

                                                  Anyone have $3,500 to spare?

                                                  • Dick Sapp
                                                    Dick Sapp  4 weeks back

                                                    Nice commercial, Guys! Keep up that great work! Thanks for including several commercials within your commercial as well! Thaaaaaaaanks!

                                                    • Panda Digital Love
                                                      Panda Digital Love  4 weeks back

                                                      Should really highlight it as house heater for winter.

                                                      • Panda
                                                        Panda  4 weeks back

                                                        Can you please make a Video, testing what happens when you put in a 2080 ti or maybe a 2070

                                                        • JJR
                                                          JJR  4 weeks back

                                                          the segway is as slick as the case

                                                          • Joel Doxtator
                                                            Joel Doxtator  4 weeks back

                                                            So what we are looking at here is a laptop without a display that uses desktop components, basically.

                                                            • subberwizzard
                                                              subberwizzard  1 months back

                                                              ah yes the office 3:55

                                                              • John Buick
                                                                John Buick  1 months back

                                                                3500 dollars is nothing. Back in '94 I bought an Acer laptop that didn't even have a DVD or sound for 5700.

                                                                • Mason
                                                                  Mason  1 months back

                                                                  Ok now make it $2500 cheaper

                                                                  • Vũ Đức Anh
                                                                    Vũ Đức Anh  1 months back

                                                                    What is the background music 0:46

                                                                    • Shakib M
                                                                      Shakib M  1 months back

                                                                      It's a gaming router guys

                                                                      • Jordan Brown
                                                                        Jordan Brown  1 months back

                                                                        VERY impressive little machine. Can't wait to see what else this company comes out with.

                                                                        • adam freyr
                                                                          adam freyr  1 months back

                                                                          those headphones are amazing especially since you can just buy new cables if the cables break no need to solder anything just plug n play

                                                                          • Kevin Burrell
                                                                            Kevin Burrell  1 months back

                                                                            Video gets messed up at 0:40

                                                                            • WalkinOSF
                                                                              WalkinOSF  1 months back

                                                                              I think this might be inspired by this guys work. He's designing fanless PCs since 00'. Here's a video about his build:


                                                                              • Mark Bisson
                                                                                Mark Bisson  1 months back

                                                                                I want one. I have thirty-five dollars, all I need is 99 more thirty-five dollars.

                                                                                • Effect Without Cause
                                                                                  Effect Without Cause  1 months back

                                                                                  Hmm, what if you put a 230mm fan at the bottom blowing air upwards? How would it compare to giant watercooled towers?

                                                                                  • jull1234
                                                                                    jull1234  1 months back

                                                                                    LAUER POWER!

                                                                                    • Prince Westerburg
                                                                                      Prince Westerburg  1 months back

                                                                                      THAT is the future of PCs!

                                                                                      • fistfulofchex
                                                                                        fistfulofchex  1 months back

                                                                                        You can also get the Airtop3 configured with a GTX1660TI which is about half the cost of the Quardro RTX 4000.

                                                                                        • fistfulofchex
                                                                                          fistfulofchex  1 months back

                                                                                          I'm a reseller of Compulab products in the USA. checkout for the Airtop series and more fanless computers!

                                                                                          • John
                                                                                            John  1 months back

                                                                                            cant they make it with normal graphics card and a bit lower cpus like i5 and i7?

                                                                                            • Léo REN
                                                                                              Léo REN  1 months back

                                                                                              This is the direction that pc should go. Fans are so dumb and difficult to maintain.