Upgrading Our WORST Gaming Rigs

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  • Published: 09 September 2018
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Comments • 12 974

  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius  9 hours back

    Watching this on my shitty acer laptop 😑

    • Nari KP
      Nari KP  15 hours back

      That moment when the worst PC at LTT is still 10x better than yours.

      • Sir_Duckington
        Sir_Duckington  17 hours back

        I wish my parents ware that nice to gift me 1k+ stuff an I also wish I had sponsors that would give me video cards but that will never happen :(

        • TbG Ravin
          TbG Ravin  1 days back

          3:20 why is he wearing velcro

          • CozmicPlayz Minecraft
            CozmicPlayz Minecraft  2 days back

            Hey a Mac isn’t that bad as long as it can run Minecraft with 10 FPS it’s fine

            • IceFiy
              IceFiy  2 days back

              that car though

              • deividas210
                deividas210  2 days back

                wow my old pc and i watch this i so nervuos

                • Golden Apple
                  Golden Apple  2 days back

                  The comments down here are kinda disappointing.

                  • I need Help
                    I need Help  2 days back

                    me dying for at least a decent working system unit... *cries and screams internally*

                    • Kelwayi
                      Kelwayi  3 days back

                      Like the new logo

                      • JasperTheBoss
                        JasperTheBoss  3 days back

                        :( but i game on a macbook pro

                        • Piere Du Preez
                          Piere Du Preez  3 days back

                          I'm married now, ain't that the truth

                          • docPROJECT Plays
                            docPROJECT Plays  3 days back

                            I have so many questions about that car

                            • IRMacGuyver
                              IRMacGuyver  3 days back

                              What exactly is this probation you're always talking about?

                              • anonymous anonymous
                                anonymous anonymous  4 days back

                                Pickled quail eggs are delicious.

                                • Veature Veature
                                  Veature Veature  4 days back

                                  That car is a wall of shame.

                                  • andrew bouvier
                                    andrew bouvier  4 days back

                                    how do i signup for pimp my pc?

                                    • Nether Warrior
                                      Nether Warrior  5 days back

                                      All the setups at lmg are bad vs mine, I play on the macbook pro 13” 2017 with touchbar.
                                      Also totally worth having a logitech g pro wireless and 240hz monitor on it along with other expensive gaming peripherals.

                                      • Cullen Bukoski
                                        Cullen Bukoski  5 days back

                                        I second that x58 board supply issue. I bought one gouged 2 layers deep on ebay and soldered new traces and masked it. Or pay 250 for a working one

                                        • Haiden Geary
                                          Haiden Geary  6 days back

                                          Linus, hire me.


                                          I'm not sure what I would do, but I can tell you I would appreciate the hell out of it. Currently I live in the U.S. (Boston, Ma.), and it is so difficult to find work for anything I am interested in. I am very good with marketing. I actually had my own SEO company from 2009-2013. I am also good with putting together systems, have done it a lot on the side, mostly throwing up ads on Craigs List.


                                          Hire me, I will be useful. Hell, I will even hitch hike to where your office is. Thats a long-ass way to hitch for rides. But I would seriously do it.

                                          • mb
                                            mb  1 weeks back

                                            Arturia cable sack, no gear?

                                            • Klay Moon
                                              Klay Moon  1 weeks back

                                              It's a good logo.

                                              • Ivan Martinez
                                                Ivan Martinez  1 weeks back

                                                7:00 - Love how blocking stairs with cat food and his suitcase so Linus cant go through and see the office stolens bed

                                                • Eragonnogare
                                                  Eragonnogare  1 weeks back

                                                  Those are all still better then my PC

                                                  • Niaz Fatemizadeh
                                                    Niaz Fatemizadeh  1 weeks back

                                                    Pimp up my stinky Computer next!

                                                    • ILikeLemons
                                                      ILikeLemons  1 weeks back

                                                      >worst gaming rig
                                                      >gtx 1060

                                                      • Eliyah Poppen
                                                        Eliyah Poppen  1 weeks back

                                                        Love the logo

                                                        • Dr. DietLemonT
                                                          Dr. DietLemonT  1 weeks back

                                                          who fuckin edited this shit man I love it

                                                          • Śæ Ï
                                                            Śæ Ï  2 weeks back

                                                            Watching this video makes me want to play game on my pc



                                                            And then i realize,I don’t have pc only my cracked iPhone 6 and crashes whenever i play games

                                                            • Donovan Atkinson
                                                              Donovan Atkinson  2 weeks back

                                                              V-tec

                                                              • Kevin Guevara
                                                                Kevin Guevara  2 weeks back

                                                                I have no idea about what they talk about

                                                                • jooon frak
                                                                  jooon frak  2 weeks back

                                                                  DONT OPEN THE "CHARTS" FOLDER

                                                                  • Leen Plays
                                                                    Leen Plays  2 weeks back

                                                                    6:47 ramen noodles can’t fix that

                                                                    • MICKEY MICK
                                                                      MICKEY MICK  2 weeks back

                                                                      5:37 ...better ways to get fired

                                                                      • Connor Wilmar
                                                                        Connor Wilmar  2 weeks back

                                                                        I wish i worked there lol

                                                                        • Moyster
                                                                          Moyster  2 weeks back

                                                                          Opens homework folder

                                                                          • HaNgInG
                                                                            HaNgInG  2 weeks back

                                                                            You don't have room for a PC, but you have a shit ton of quails

                                                                            • kabeer H
                                                                              kabeer H  2 weeks back

                                                                              this is pimp my ride but with computers

                                                                              • Go Team Duo
                                                                                Go Team Duo  2 weeks back

                                                                                Hey linus any way people can contact you or reach out?

                                                                                • Flight simmer Will global

                                                                                  I watch these because I’m in love with gaining. I can’t game on my pc as I only have an i3 9300 with a gtx 750. Hopefully for Christmas I can get an upgrade

                                                                                  • 15 Million Subscribers
                                                                                    15 Million Subscribers  2 weeks back

                                                                                    I miss Ivan.

                                                                                    • D3vils Reaper
                                                                                      D3vils Reaper  2 weeks back

                                                                                      5:50 his hairs be like ooooh

                                                                                      • D3vils Reaper
                                                                                        D3vils Reaper  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Nice Honda civic type r beater race car

                                                                                        • emanandchill
                                                                                          emanandchill  2 weeks back

                                                                                          1:26 ain't nobody gonna talk about this trashed car!?

                                                                                          • Amaan Patel
                                                                                            Amaan Patel  2 weeks back

                                                                                            How the hell do u know what dog breath tastes like 6:58

                                                                                            • 0FFICERPROBLEM
                                                                                              0FFICERPROBLEM  2 weeks back

                                                                                              Imagine upgrading everything but the power supply to one that follows modern specs.

                                                                                              • 0FFICERPROBLEM
                                                                                                0FFICERPROBLEM  1 weeks back

                                                                                                Capacity isn't the point... Modern GPUs, sudden demand for high power, PSU tech evolves too, voltage regulation, ripple control etc. etc.
                                                                                                He should be fine though... just thought it was weird to not update the PSU

                                                                                              • NinjaNipple Dog
                                                                                                NinjaNipple Dog  1 weeks back

                                                                                                Its 750 watts..

                                                                                            • Skrixzy
                                                                                              Skrixzy  2 weeks back

                                                                                              What's going on with your car man?

                                                                                              • Wordk
                                                                                                Wordk  2 weeks back

                                                                                                Dont mean to brag but i can play minecraft while playing on a 6gb ram and still was still able to do 2 tabs of chrome without lagging 🤷‍♂️