The Best-Smelling Laptop of all Time.

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    When we first heard HP made a leather wrapped laptop, we wanted to make fun of people with more money than brains. But after looking into it further, the HP Spectre Folio might be able to take on the MacBook Air or Surface Laptop 2.
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Comments • 3 986

  • PRAJWAL Negi
    PRAJWAL Negi 2 days ago

    Am I the only one who read best SMELLING as best SELLING

  • Rayxz
    Rayxz 4 days ago

    No GPU = No buy

  • TheStenius
    TheStenius 4 days ago

    Design is second to none. But with that huge chin bezel and a dual core in 2019? For a price like that? Naaa

  • Farhan Ahmad Tajuddin

    If HP decided to put a discreet Nvidia GeForce graphic card on that tablet, that would be my next PC.

  • sloppy Joe
    sloppy Joe 8 days ago

    I use Cherry MX Blacks,I love the keyboard on this laptop 😂

  • Ceastic Deception
    Ceastic Deception 10 days ago

    But y tho

  • Schpankme Verimuch
    Schpankme Verimuch 15 days ago +1

    _This Psychotic behavior found prevalent throughout the Human population is caused by improper nutrition, brought about by diet change, once they started nursing the breast and eating the DNA of other animals._

  • Chris Leyda
    Chris Leyda 16 days ago +1

    Hello,

    You guys do a lot of gaming and student computer recommendations. Can you do a top 5 laptops for mobile young professionals? I know you touch on it here and there in several videos. However, can you do a dedicated video? I bet there are a lot of young professionals that could use the help! Thanks.

  • Mr. Chungis
    Mr. Chungis 22 days ago

    I never knew laptops could be non-vegan

  • Zacchi4000
    Zacchi4000 28 days ago

    3:25 looks like he has really big lips

  • A Realist
    A Realist Month ago +1

    Won't that leather trap heat inside the laptop?

  • Armando Royal
    Armando Royal Month ago

    This is a huge improvement from the Microsoft surface pro man

  • Ali Loominaty Khan
    Ali Loominaty Khan 2 months ago

    2:35 be careful what you wish for

  • John King'ori
    John King'ori 2 months ago

    This laptop is for the guy who is a businessman with a desktop at the office and at home.
    Mobility and delivery of presentations

  • Clavierdepixels
    Clavierdepixels 2 months ago +1

    This is the ghost of the Sony VAIO Flips…

    • Arthur Shanklin
      Arthur Shanklin Month ago

      +Clavierdepixels I was looking at the Vaio Z Flip. That one is the last flip ever made. The Vaio Z Flip is not made by Sony.

    • Clavierdepixels
      Clavierdepixels Month ago

      The new HP Spectre x360s are quite good too, but obviously much more expensive

    • Clavierdepixels
      Clavierdepixels Month ago

      +Arthur Shanklin There's only the i5 if you want a new non-refurbished one on eBay. (It's still cheaper than a new Galaxy S9.) It's rare to find a 15-in convertible with a dedicated Nvidia graphics card.

    • Arthur Shanklin
      Arthur Shanklin Month ago

      +Clavierdepixels I see one for sale on ebay, but it is the 8GB RAM one with the 256GB SSD. Beggers can't be choosers I guess.

    • Clavierdepixels
      Clavierdepixels Month ago

      +Arthur Shanklin Maybe find a refurbished one on eBay ? My HP Spectre x360 13-4193DX Skylake (2016) is a refurbished laptop from eBay. It even comes with a 1TB SSD. I kind of regret that I didn't get the Sony Vaio Flip 15, though

  • Pixelated Pastry
    Pixelated Pastry 2 months ago

    This aged well

  • European Fox
    European Fox 2 months ago

    I find the keyboard light annoying, it has a 15 second timeout with no way to change it.

  • Darcy Yin
    Darcy Yin 2 months ago

    *mentions horses because he realizes one of it was killed to make the laptop*

  • Muhammad Wyndham Haryata Permana

    This seems like the perfect laptop for my use case, which programming at day and drawing at night (granted drawing is just a hobby, but still carrying drawing pad everywhere is just pain in the ass). Too bad it doesn't formally released in my country (Indonesia)

  • RoverBot1
    RoverBot1 2 months ago

    WHERE MUH FUKN USB PORTS AT HNNNNNG

  • Willi AWESOMENESS
    Willi AWESOMENESS 3 months ago

    Laptops are like a top that spins but they are not like that at all so I will say that this is really weird like the time I handed out free peanuts at a peanut butter free table. I think that this should be common practice but no one cares so I will say that snowflakes are special but there are so many that none of them are notable and if someone says you are a special snowflake they are saying that you are special but everyone is and therefore not notable.

  • GNM
    GNM 3 months ago

    2:22 is that a jojo reference?

  • Art Rose
    Art Rose 3 months ago

    Its not covered with leather, its made of leather.

  • Job van der Schouw
    Job van der Schouw 3 months ago

    Anti vega laptop

  • RayRexDex
    RayRexDex 3 months ago

    wtff

  • John Puno
    John Puno 3 months ago

    Even tho you said the audio wasnt the best but that audio test made me want to buy it

  • jimihenrik11
    jimihenrik11 3 months ago

    I can imagine for this concept to be succesful. Just improve on batterylife, performance and go down with the price ... boom.

  • jimihenrik11
    jimihenrik11 3 months ago

    I actually like the pen holder. At least it looks very practical to me.

  • kaushalnasit
    kaushalnasit 3 months ago

    Any information about USB pd 3.0? Also does it have titan ridge or alpine ridge?

  • cyber4dude e
    cyber4dude e 3 months ago

    Why is everyone hating on that pen holder. I think it goes quite well with the design aesthetics they were looking for

  • Awais Baig
    Awais Baig 3 months ago

    -lit-

  • Awais Baig
    Awais Baig 3 months ago

    0:00 *DOPE* -LIT-

  • Nizar Reghai
    Nizar Reghai 3 months ago

    I think HP just solved it, the 2 in 1 Laptop dilemma, We just have to wait for the 3 by 2 ratio to replace this big not good Lookin chin...
    A bigger mouse pad, 4 USB C ports, and performance, a lot of it !
    Wait Didn't i just described the Goat laptop ??

  • zixitix
    zixitix 3 months ago

    This laptop is going to have great sales in bisness class.

  • Liam Wabbit
    Liam Wabbit 3 months ago

    I like it :) Not sure the Vegans would live it, but is this a way of reducing plastic waste ?

  • misterpresident1111111
    misterpresident1111111 3 months ago

    Am I the only one who kinda like the pen holder ? 😅

  • quirkykid770
    quirkykid770 3 months ago

    My cousin has a spectre folio with Windows 7

  • Zohaib Jahan
    Zohaib Jahan 3 months ago

    Also review Dell XPS 9380 and Inspiron 7380 once you get it.

  • Erik Breaman
    Erik Breaman 4 months ago

    It has nothing on ASUS's bamboo laptops that where there wasn't real bamboo their was polished aluminum..

  • Patrick Ultra
    Patrick Ultra 4 months ago

    Instead of the Windows Start-Up sound, it should just Moo at you.

  • Monte Constable
    Monte Constable 4 months ago

    I get the criticisms, but the pros outweigh the cons in spades for me. Battery life, feel , quality and yes even the pen holder. not perfect but overblown in this review. sorry, but true. Wish the trackpad was precision, but it works fine. And yes could have a 3:2 screen and bigger trackpad. Also the speakers are just ok. Put them on the screen like the Surface Pro. Still design and keyboard and performance are excellent and great for a V#1 device.

    • Monte Constable
      Monte Constable 4 months ago

      Also Millennials don't have the money to buy this so … awkward, yeah I have to go ...

  • Antonio Zamudio
    Antonio Zamudio 4 months ago

    This is disgusting.

  • Oscar Mayer
    Oscar Mayer 4 months ago

    stupid sound effects, closed after 3 minutes

  • Roger Skagerström
    Roger Skagerström 4 months ago

    Very nice. Can't even see the bad thing with the pen. Mount it the other way around so the clip goes over the leather strap... Gonna sit better than those magnetic mounts. Would never trust those carrying a machine around without a bag.

  • Daksh Arora
    Daksh Arora 4 months ago

    The only review on RU-clip that gave me an honest feedback about Folio!

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  • Gong Qiyuan
    Gong Qiyuan 4 months ago

    My first glance of title was “The Best-Selling Laptop of all Time” LOL

  • STILL NOT CLICKED
    STILL NOT CLICKED 4 months ago +2

    If your gf is a vegan buy this laptop
    100% recommended
    This should be the slogan to sell this

  • Lee Riley
    Lee Riley 4 months ago

    Vaio? Flip screen

  • 117TheWolf
    117TheWolf 4 months ago +1

    6:32 Nicky V in da house! Err... was in da house...

  • gameflux
    gameflux 4 months ago

    No thank you !

  • jimbox114
    jimbox114 4 months ago

    Best smelling electronic ever was the controller that came with the original Xbox. Sure I prob will end up with a wierd cancer in the future but the area where the memory cards went was awesome.

  • Albert C.
    Albert C. 4 months ago

    I miss Berkel

  • Zed Rameses
    Zed Rameses 4 months ago

    5:23 that crab dance! LoL

  • Eric Villarreal
    Eric Villarreal 4 months ago

    Nicky V 😭😭

  • Hikari
    Hikari 4 months ago

    2:30 "would rather they did nothing", yet if they HADN'T of included a holder, that line would have been "what were they thinking? this is 2019 people! where do you expect me to put this pen? in my front shirt pocket? Come on! were's my dedicated pen holder!?"

  • Hyper Pug
    Hyper Pug 4 months ago

    No thanks I'm vegan

  • Mahmoud
    Mahmoud 4 months ago

    How many animals were tortured to create this cover?

    • Munjee Syed
      Munjee Syed 2 months ago

      Probably none one was likely slaughtered though

  • Laura Dee
    Laura Dee 4 months ago

    I was about to Google "coffee break feature" the second you mentioned it.

  • Reprisal
    Reprisal 4 months ago

    Down vote for trash 18:9 aspect ratio.

  • Daniel Lamping
    Daniel Lamping 4 months ago

    4:16 oh god when he moved it I got shivers up my spine

  • Daniel Lamping
    Daniel Lamping 4 months ago

    I like how he compares pulling out a laptop to horse straddling.

  • Vicki k Gibson
    Vicki k Gibson 4 months ago

    Ah yes,not you know why expensive cars always have full leather interiors;) it also lasts way longer than any plastic. Good leather products last for years. This is also a great operating system. Nice practical luxury, enjoy.

  • Mohammed Hamed
    Mohammed Hamed 4 months ago

    The pen holder is removable

  • ricky v
    ricky v 4 months ago +1

    I have always liked leather belts, jackets, and wrist straps. But, on a PC? I would definitely like to at least try it.

    • ricky v
      ricky v 3 months ago +1

      President Sad I like those specs. Congratulations on the score!

    • President Sad
      President Sad 3 months ago +1

      ricky v I actually just ordered the xps 13. Seems better cuz it’s 4K, larger 512gb ssd, i7 8550u

    • ricky v
      ricky v 3 months ago +1

      President Sad Go for it!

    • President Sad
      President Sad 3 months ago +1

      same

  • Ed Briscoe
    Ed Briscoe 4 months ago

    "frankly speaking, it's stupid" hahaha

  • ADRENELINEDUDE
    ADRENELINEDUDE 4 months ago

    HONEY! The addon that SELLS your data! :)

  • Jas B.
    Jas B. 4 months ago

    Does anyone else besides me cringe when I see people fake typing? 06:32

  • stephen marsh
    stephen marsh 4 months ago

    imagine taking that to a vegan restaurant

  • Meridian
    Meridian 4 months ago

    My wife has been playing the crab wave for awhile. Had it put on beatsaber. Can’t even escape it even here ;-;

  • Ivz
    Ivz 4 months ago

    Okay now we know linus is into leather porn..

  • Fairest Moss
    Fairest Moss 4 months ago

    Also that pen holder is right-handed. Because, apparently, as usual, we lefties don't exist.

  • Dan Momanyi
    Dan Momanyi 4 months ago

    5:32 the things linus makes his staff do
    so help us Lord

  • Not A Channel
    Not A Channel 4 months ago

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  • Not A Channel
    Not A Channel 4 months ago

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  • Stevan Anf
    Stevan Anf 4 months ago

    I thought he said best selling laptop

  • Thiviyan Saravanamuthu
    Thiviyan Saravanamuthu 4 months ago

    But can it run crysis

  • Fly
    Fly 4 months ago

    U have to notify about ads cominh man

  • Kyle Boyce
    Kyle Boyce 4 months ago

    @6:33 is that NiCK??

  • Random Fandom
    Random Fandom 4 months ago

    I bet the leather makes a good insulator to keep the heat inside.... and then thermal throttle!

  • Firosniper123
    Firosniper123 4 months ago

    Whats the background music at the beginning?

  • greendude96
    greendude96 4 months ago

    We need more Crab rave in these videos :D

  • Bob Lob Law
    Bob Lob Law 4 months ago

    What does linus ride?

  • bhavesh shetty
    bhavesh shetty 4 months ago

    Yes i also agreed with designe but best engineering so thin laptop with professional looks

  • 森秋子
    森秋子 4 months ago

    When you really hate vegans

  • FasterFlash
    FasterFlash 4 months ago

    They need a rope covered laptop for cats

  • Alex Disibio
    Alex Disibio 4 months ago

    I'm tired of leather everywhere. Leather can go away in favor of modern materials now.

  • Master Usman
    Master Usman 4 months ago

    2:20 is making me laugh my ass off... Man you are great

  • Blair Sangeet Constance
    Blair Sangeet Constance 4 months ago +1

    It’s my Apple MacBook Pro with Victoria’s Secret perfumes !

  • Mats Norway
    Mats Norway 4 months ago

    But Linus... its.. brown..

  • Win2LinConvert
    Win2LinConvert 4 months ago

    I gave it a thumbs down because of the needless, sophomoric, genitalia reference. Other than that, it was a good review.

  • Tom Jordan
    Tom Jordan 4 months ago

    3:49 I swear that sound effect is from an alert on Roller Coaster Tycoon

  • Headless Gamer
    Headless Gamer 4 months ago

    Would it be worth trying to attach a thunderbolt external gpu enclosure to make this a gaming rig? Haha

  • Jamal Taylor
    Jamal Taylor 4 months ago

    The model overacting is pure cringe and eyeroll fuel. Really detracts from the video.
    As for the laptop, the low power low performance CPU means it's nothing more than nice smelling, well built, overpriced garbage.
    Which of course means someone at my job will insist we buy one for them , then complain about how slow it is.

  • Chris Fraser
    Chris Fraser 4 months ago

    ru-clip.com/video/HyHNuVaZJ-k/video.html

  • Michael Jung
    Michael Jung 4 months ago +1

    WAIT DON'T SCROLL DOWN!!!!


    Make sure you're connected to wifi

  • vulkanizer
    vulkanizer 4 months ago

    When your that rich that you need to buy laptops just for sniffing them

  • Emir Akyüz
    Emir Akyüz 4 months ago

    blublublu