Reassembling our $40,000 Camera

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  • Published: 11 July 2019
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    We took apart our VERY expensive RED camera.... and now we have to put it back together.

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Comments • 2 922

  • J&H
    J&H  4 days back

    This guys straight up a sell out.. money money money... what you tuber needs a 40k dollar camera?... This is You Tube right?

    • Ian Oliver
      Ian Oliver  4 days back

      You know it's a RED camera, even before it's assembled, because it's allowed to have red-colored internal wires, connectors, and PCBs.

      • Zach Burnette
        Zach Burnette  7 days back

        I have literally never had sweatier palms than in these two episodes.

        • Jamie Facebook
          Jamie Facebook  1 weeks back

          the tone dramatically changed at the end, i think the camera wasnt quite working as well as they claimed.

          • soupisgoodfood
            soupisgoodfood  2 weeks back

            The most fun kind of puzzle: Putting back together expensive stuff after taking it apart then forgetting about it for several months. I have several of these puzzles around the place.

            • Mike Brawley
              Mike Brawley  2 weeks back

              What is that mat?

              • Tobias Officinalis
                Tobias Officinalis  2 weeks back

                This tabletop is horrible for shooting. 200% distraction, so much visual chaos.

                • Jsweizston
                  Jsweizston  2 weeks back

                  Lock screw cost = $1,200

                  • C.C. G.
                    C.C. G.  3 weeks back

                    This would have been so much easier if the guys at LTT just reverse played the teardown of the camera. It would have been an assembly guide instead of a teardown

                    • BMB FILMS
                      BMB FILMS  3 weeks back

                      This Hurt Me LOL

                      • spring som fågel!
                        spring som fågel!  3 weeks back

                        not watercooled ;( have legit waited an year for it now.

                        • zdrijne
                          zdrijne  3 weeks back

                          GN mat is

                          • bigstu_
                            bigstu_  4 weeks back

                            First there was iFixit, now there's iF*ckit...

                            • Radu Paunescu
                              Radu Paunescu  4 weeks back

                              no ESD protection? Two guys simultaneously touching a board? You're pushing your luck!

                              • LunaScope Film School
                                LunaScope Film School  4 weeks back

                                This is extremely impressive and ballsy!!!

                                • Tamiya Fan
                                  Tamiya Fan  4 weeks back

                                  So given the true cost of the red cards and the current scandal going on I wonder what the true cost of the 40k camera would be if you worked out the cost of all the components? Be interesting to work out and see if any corners are cut in the design and build of the cameras.

                                  • kubeek
                                    kubeek  4 weeks back

                                    reverse "engineering"

                                    • Benjamin Pricey
                                      Benjamin Pricey  4 weeks back

                                      Who tf buys a $40,000 camera, and thinks, "I know what this needs, water-cooling!"

                                    • innitgeeza
                                      innitgeeza  4 weeks back

                                      i would like to buy it as "not working item for spares only" if you would.

                                      • Samuel Carvalho
                                        Samuel Carvalho  1 months back

                                        Linus: So if the rest of this video goes well...!
                                        *something crashes in the background*

                                        • skulqerX
                                          skulqerX  1 months back

                                          So damn cool! Please also make a video detailing what to record, how to use these backwards assembly video and how you organized the screws what not. Thanks!

                                          • dikbozo
                                            dikbozo  1 months back

                                            benchmark the reassembled camera AND THEN water cool it. first world problems indeed.

                                            • Xxazer23
                                              Xxazer23  1 months back

                                              love earnest footage like this.

                                              • Liviu Bita
                                                Liviu Bita  1 months back

                                                Gamers Nexus mod mat rules! ;-)) And a word from Larry The Cable Guy: git 'er done!

                                                • Ricardo Rico
                                                  Ricardo Rico  1 months back

                                                  why the audio is crap?

                                                  • Siana Gearz
                                                    Siana Gearz  1 months back

                                                    22:03 Are we RED-y?

                                                    • OG Milkbag
                                                      OG Milkbag  1 months back

                                                      cant wait to see the next part of this project

                                                      • Mark Hyde
                                                        Mark Hyde  1 months back

                                                        Audio visual tech Meccano construction. :D

                                                        • LeadUR Subconscious
                                                          LeadUR Subconscious  1 months back

                                                          SPOILED BRATS do some good , donate to foundations for research or hunger, your such millionaires make a real difference, tire of seeing youtubers with out of reach gadgets thinking your life is so much sweeter cause you have them it really is not, im happy with a go pro , why you need a 40 k camera ??? your egos? trying to be cool and have people admire your rich ass? nahh, honestly a 40k camera is worthless because the video quality is the same as a person filming in a gopro through youtube , i dont see the differece lmao and your videos are simple point and shoot wtf do you need such equipment your not making movies this aint hollywood, 90 percent of youtube viewers see the videos in 480 p seriously not alot switch it to 1080p cause of their internet and slow viewing for quality, you wish to think everyone is watching you in 4k? when most people cant even afford a display in 4k? your out of this world to buy a 40k camera for the type of production you do and makes you a joke really, stop showing off so much

                                                          • KingOfGames
                                                            KingOfGames  1 months back

                                                            When you disassemble it again you need to make a teardown guide on iFixit

                                                            • Philip Thunberg
                                                              Philip Thunberg  1 months back

                                                              LOL watched EP 1 yesterday at random, thanks Linus!

                                                              • Caleb Terry
                                                                Caleb Terry  1 months back

                                                                I think Alex is my favorite LTT member. Aside from James, of course.

                                                                • john wallcraft
                                                                  john wallcraft  1 months back

                                                                  The thumb nail, linus looks like he looks about 60.

                                                                  • Clay Kress
                                                                    Clay Kress  1 months back

                                                                    Linus reaction to the bucket dropping just earned him a like

                                                                    • eksine
                                                                      eksine  1 months back

                                                                      very nice work guys

                                                                      • Norbert Rick
                                                                        Norbert Rick  1 months back

                                                                        you guys rock, great job.

                                                                        • jhovanny
                                                                          jhovanny  1 months back

                                                                          I’m not sure if this is ok

                                                                          • J Tanashi
                                                                            J Tanashi  1 months back

                                                                            40k for a fucking camera. LOL

                                                                            • Theorbit10
                                                                              Theorbit10  1 months back

                                                                              Proof of reverse engineering at area 51 project Derp!

                                                                              • Kayla and Jim Bryant
                                                                                Kayla and Jim Bryant  1 months back

                                                                                your accountant must be so happy!

                                                                                • Joseph Gauthier
                                                                                  Joseph Gauthier  1 months back

                                                                                  New shop space\equipment video, and this uploaded within a relatively short time span of each other. Coincidence? I think not!

                                                                                  • jay west
                                                                                    jay west  1 months back

                                                                                    Linus could have just labeled it PUZZLE and sent it to Chris Ramsey to have it reassembled

                                                                                    • mason turner
                                                                                      mason turner  1 months back

                                                                                      this is the scariest video I have ever watched

                                                                                      • guga gum
                                                                                        guga gum  1 months back

                                                                                        Camera filming this: Scared camera noises

                                                                                        • TheNotepadShow
                                                                                          TheNotepadShow  1 months back

                                                                                          Linus is making way too much money... for this video to even exist, or that there was a need for this video.

                                                                                          • John Manderson
                                                                                            John Manderson  1 months back

                                                                                            Water cooling such magnificent piece of engineering was a very, very, very dumb idea. 🤦🏻‍♂️

                                                                                            • RacATheFurious
                                                                                              RacATheFurious  1 months back

                                                                                              Where are the temps tho?

                                                                                              • Stijn Weijters
                                                                                                Stijn Weijters  1 months back

                                                                                                Smh