The $69 Gaming PC RETURNS

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  • Grim Dark End
    Grim Dark End 11 hours ago

    30 fps in CS go on low with 720p... that's basically the same specs as an Xbox 360 :D

  • Grim Dark End
    Grim Dark End 11 hours ago

    30 fps in CS go on low with 720p... that's basically the same specs as an Xbox 360 :D

  • JovcaCreaper TEMC
    JovcaCreaper TEMC 13 hours ago

    why Minecraft says that it has hunderts of fps and don't run smooth, cs:go says a lot less and runs smoother?

  • Danny Tran
    Danny Tran 2 days ago

    I spent more on my cooler on than that pc

  • A.F
    A.F 2 days ago

    *69* dollar pc

  • Imaginary Friend
    Imaginary Friend 3 days ago

    Hey Linus
    I have a dell optiplex 745 running a socket 775 Q6600 with 8Gb of DDR2 800, a 120Gb SSD and a Radeon 7700 GPU on a PCI-E extender with Legal windows 10 Pro.
    It can run all those games on High 1080p and the whole PC cost me less than £100 GBP here in the UK.
    I Utilised stores like CEX, Amazon & Ebay So the budget build can be done even cheaper with Mods...
    Oh and a little side note, if you buy a Sata Power Splitter (one power cable split to two) on both the optical and HDD side with a Sata Card in the PCI slot you can add extra Hard drives Easily to the system...

  • zeusrealm r
    zeusrealm r 3 days ago

    yeah.... if i couldnt fit in the gpu due to that, id also just leave it laying slanted vertically as well ..and hope for the best...

  • dhica love
    dhica love 4 days ago +1

    I have Dell Optiplex too,but it's 755 and really shitty for heavy games like gta etc.i wanted to upgrade it tho😂😂

    • Kawlll Maxso
      Kawlll Maxso 2 days ago

      mine is 550 but it's blown last month. More shitty than yours

  • Bill_Skills
    Bill_Skills 4 days ago

    What psu are they using

  • OscarCanham
    OscarCanham 5 days ago

    Lmaoooo that whole PC is cheaper that anyone of my single parts.

  • sujan kasaraneni
    sujan kasaraneni 6 days ago

    You should use windows 7 or XP customised version

  • Chris Ayres
    Chris Ayres 6 days ago

    LOL ive got one in my closet, it has the old core 2 quad inside it and the TDP is crazy like 95 watts of power , good room heater lol

  • Edwin The destroyer
    Edwin The destroyer 7 days ago

    Can it run cool math games?

  • Craig Ster
    Craig Ster 7 days ago

    GT 1030 2GB GDDR5 low profile fit perfect for the 380MT or the SFF like the one you all had. Fixed 2 up for my 8 year old twins & they run great with Q9650's 8gb DDR3, I got a 20 & 22" lcd with mice & keyboards all for under $400 used.

  • David Mijan
    David Mijan 7 days ago

    In India 90 % pc is under 100$

  • Wolf Playz
    Wolf Playz 9 days ago

    What keyboard is he using?

  • chad w
    chad w 9 days ago +2

    damn. makes me wanna just go out and buy a bunch of these old pcs

    • Chris Ayres
      Chris Ayres 6 days ago

      They are like $5 on Ebay now , they are good if all you want to do is watch youtube or surf the web but for video editing and gaming m save your money and buy a new PC

    • Hyperion Stardust
      Hyperion Stardust 8 days ago

      Go and look at Modstek's'll thank me. I bought a refurbished SFF for $160, 8G more ram, and a gtx 1030 and custom painted mine as well. It plays most everything ive thrown at it to an enjoyable degree

  • bzacon
    bzacon 10 days ago +2

    what about setting up a cheap game server? I'm thinking about which optiplex to buy for farm sim server?

  • LC 7INEO
    LC 7INEO 10 days ago +1

    MAN! RILEY IS AWESOME! TEAM RYLEY FTW... or whatever his name is written

  • Russ Michaels
    Russ Michaels 10 days ago +1

    I actually purchased a few used Optiplex 360's a few years ago as cheap office pc's. They then got repurposed as PC's for ky kids. They were able to play Roblox and minecraft just fine, plus plenty of online games, games from the Microsoft store, emulators etc. There are literally thousands of games you can play on an old pc like this even without upgrading the gfx card.
    A few years later as they got older, I upgraded the gfx card so they could play steam games.

    • Jeanpg900
      Jeanpg900 7 days ago

      That's cool man, and yea they are very cheap and run great👍

  • theredbaron20
    theredbaron20 10 days ago +2

    I need to learn more about computers

  • Luc Grenier
    Luc Grenier 10 days ago

    Just spent £1,000 on a Dell inspiron 5570. I feel like I wasted my money.
    16gb ddr4 SODIMM
    2tb hdd + 256gb ssd
    Amd radeon 530
    Totally comparable

    • chad w
      chad w 9 days ago

      i spent around 900 on mine. came with monitor, r9 580 25 gig ram 1tb hhd 250 hhd forgot my chip. think you got me on that. but it was also partially built by me, not bought

  • Luc Grenier
    Luc Grenier 10 days ago +1

    Just spent £1,000 on a Dell inspiron 5570. I feel like I wasted my money.
    16gb ddr4 SODIMM
    2tb hdd + 256gb ssd
    Amd radeon 530
    Totally comparable

    • Wolf Playz
      Wolf Playz 9 days ago

      Those specs really are not bad at all it's just the fact that it's a Dell...
      My laptop:
      8GB DDR3
      180GB SSD
      Intel Haswell Mobile
      Btw it cost me 144.99 of your money.

  • memes served
    memes served 11 days ago +2

    I would say just use an oem card since they are extremely cut down in size

  • James Hattenhauer
    James Hattenhauer 11 days ago

    This thing runs faster then my 5 year old $800 pc

  • Boris Pernichev
    Boris Pernichev 12 days ago +2

    Put in an old msi gpu for 10-20 $ and anulate the shipping

  • GobbleyDuck
    GobbleyDuck 12 days ago

    I could believe that he built that insulin monitor

  • 3xtremePC Gaming
    3xtremePC Gaming 12 days ago

    Why don't you build a Better pc and not spending money for great keyboard and mouse!

  • 3xtremePC Gaming
    3xtremePC Gaming 12 days ago

    I have a 700€ 2009 laptop with:
    Intel Pentium dual core T4400
    ATI Radeon Mobility 5960hd
    4gb of ram
    320gb HDD...

    And I tried to play Fortnite on it,LOL!

    • Verpal
      Verpal 11 days ago

      That HDD didn't die? I reckon it should be using very old technology, quite impressive that it chucked on.

  • Timothy J
    Timothy J 13 days ago

    Why is Linus staring into my soul at 5:41?

  • Evelyne Burtis
    Evelyne Burtis 13 days ago

    csgo runs on my potato computer
    intel hd 530 graphics lol

  • [CK] Clayton Knixter
    [CK] Clayton Knixter 13 days ago

    Lol what the heck i got my new budget pc few months ago it runs wild but the best part is its only 60 Dollars cheaper than linus 79 dollars budget pc
    My 60 dollars budget gaming pc contains
    300 Gb of storage hard drive
    4 gb of ddr3 ram
    Intel core i3 3240 3.40Ghz
    Intel Hd graphics 2500 1.45gb graphics memory
    And windows 7 32 bit
    I gotta say its worth it i can play csgo on 180 fps+
    Edit:this pc i bought isn't even used by someone before but its only 60 dollars

  • This Izit
    This Izit 13 days ago

    were in the us? Are you In Britain or what? i really don`t know yet :P

    JUULPLAYS 14 days ago

    That pc has or school with vista lol

  • Gmaster54
    Gmaster54 14 days ago

    I have a 1050ti and Minecraft runs 30fps

  • Rt Samiul
    Rt Samiul 14 days ago

    anyone know what monitor is he using?

  • William Wilson
    William Wilson 17 days ago

    Those systems had pci-e riser cage thingie available.

  • JSheetz Artwork
    JSheetz Artwork 17 days ago +1

    That ad was the best ting

  • JSheetz Artwork
    JSheetz Artwork 17 days ago +1

    Can it Play Crysis?

  • Blank Blank
    Blank Blank 19 days ago

    I have a hackintosh with same specs

  • YaBoy Rapid
    YaBoy Rapid 19 days ago +5

    Me: Can it game?
    LTT: Yeah!
    Me: What ones?
    LTT: Roblox and gmod on 800x600

  • Callum 1876
    Callum 1876 19 days ago

    But can it run crysis

  • yeetmeister jr
    yeetmeister jr 19 days ago

    I got a dell optiplex 755 with 1 tb hdd for 20$

  • Pingi
    Pingi 19 days ago

    Why does minecraft run better on that pc than on my pc with a rx 580..

  • GamingNoob
    GamingNoob 20 days ago

    Can i have that pc please?

  • Greiferbeast
    Greiferbeast 20 days ago

    What... How is are huh 🤨

    ADL KHDR 20 days ago

    Wow still better than my celeron wtf

  • Gothic Wave
    Gothic Wave 21 day ago

    Ahh, my keyboard ^^.

  • RalfsStuff
    RalfsStuff 21 day ago

    Nice Vulcan (100)

  • theBlueHero
    theBlueHero 21 day ago

    if you don't know your chunks, u in trouble.

  • BC_ Yeah
    BC_ Yeah 22 days ago +1

    If a 69$ Pc can even... play something, my 1000$ laptop can do it, better.

  • Honey Bee
    Honey Bee 22 days ago +1

    dude what about PSU??
    IS IT 500 WATT?

  • LifeIsDoge
    LifeIsDoge 23 days ago +1

    Watching them Playin Leauge makes me cry when missing that skill shot.

  • Steve V
    Steve V 23 days ago +1

    You should run this PC with an SD card in place of the system HD.

  • Jan
    Jan 25 days ago

    Now make it run VR

  • WMG - Tech
    WMG - Tech 25 days ago +1

    Your Mouse and keyboard a worth more than the monitor and the pc 😂

    • RalfsStuff
      RalfsStuff 21 day ago

      Yep, I just bought that Keyboard for 120€. Don't know about the Mouse though.

  • SciTk
    SciTk 25 days ago +1

    Everyone is cool, but Riley is one of the best additions to the LTT team since Luke

  • David Oliverio
    David Oliverio 25 days ago

    How about a budget (non 4k) video editing build?

  • The_London Dude
    The_London Dude 25 days ago

    Bought my nephew a i5-2400, 8GB hp ssfm for that price. I did ad a decent gpu and sdd, runs like a charm... better than that c2d

    • The_London Dude
      The_London Dude 25 days ago

      Okay, that pcie ext and CD powercable is a grt idea

  • scp-5000 toastedmems
    scp-5000 toastedmems 27 days ago +2

    Playing overwatch at all is a bad experience

  • Dimitri Lens Flare Abrams

    Never under estimate the power of socket 775. It supports core 2 quads and honestly those are all you need.
    Okay fine more like bare minimum but still.

  • polishkid.mp6
    polishkid.mp6 28 days ago

    this has a intel core 2 duo E7500 and my dell vostro 230 has the same cpu

  • SpooFFi ツ
    SpooFFi ツ 28 days ago +22

    Running e-sport titles
    *M I N E C R A F T*

  • SHTV 7
    SHTV 7 29 days ago

    hi linus im coming round to your house with my shotgun

  • Wohlf_craft SeniorElPommy

    You have run out of memory to run Minecraft.

  • The Wolf239
    The Wolf239 29 days ago

    Thanks Linus this helps a broke gamer boi out

  • winvirii
    winvirii 29 days ago

    For a gaming application, I would have stayed away from the G41 based systems, as they are limited to the PCI-e Rev. 1.1 specifications and would have opted for a G43/Q43 or G45/Q45... which would have also, most likely, been in a mATX mBTX form factor.

  • Yeets In Blyat
    Yeets In Blyat 29 days ago

    Rip I bought a 300 dollar laptop and it plays csgo at 6 fps. How joyful.

  • knate44
    knate44 Month ago

    For the record, I recently purchased a beater game boy color for 20 bucks cnd on ebay for tetrising like a nerd.

  • Maddox Formica
    Maddox Formica Month ago

    Lincus suck at budget builds

  • Munich FX
    Munich FX Month ago

    I hated that thing, I hate remembering how much I hated that thing.

  • THE Danielddavid
    THE Danielddavid Month ago

    This pc is better than my laptop csgo runs at 24 fps ;-;

  • nithliveslife
    nithliveslife Month ago

    crash messages...IN SLI

  • Tommy Two Tones
    Tommy Two Tones Month ago

    My school uses optiplex

  • OfficalPotatoStudios

    still runs better than my tato

  • Lance Nostrum
    Lance Nostrum Month ago

    Linus was a limbo world champion in another life

  • Happy Fone
    Happy Fone Month ago

    can you plz review the lenovo thinkpad yoga 11e 5th gen

  • Happy Fone
    Happy Fone Month ago

    what if you try fortnite?

  • Happy Fone
    Happy Fone Month ago

    i have a game boy colour Pokemon edition

  • Cobra Commander
    Cobra Commander Month ago

    a 1030 coulda worked

  • FireGamerRoblox Brown

    Linus what does the PC do on a minecraft server?

  • Armanite Rock Ironbond

    This shit no joke runs better than my laptop which at the time costed my mom 1-1.5k$. It's got an i7 2670qm and a geforce gt 540m and cannot really run anything after 2012

  • nich0612
    nich0612 Month ago +30

    "E-Sports games like minecraft"
    me: what

    • Henry Xu
      Henry Xu 6 days ago

      you dont know how sweaty competitive minecraft gets

    • Alexander Proulx
      Alexander Proulx 20 days ago +3

      "Casual and e-sports games like Minecraft"

  • Sir. Manz
    Sir. Manz Month ago

    F#ck glasswire

  • Frazer Scott
    Frazer Scott Month ago

    I have a similar pc that needs the case open as it's low profile and the HDD and graphics card don't fit. It works though. Everything that can be overclocked has been, not found an mmo it won't play.

  • AtomicAJ74
    AtomicAJ74 Month ago +2

    Some of those Dell Optiplex systems come in full size towers. They have better power supplies and workable expansion ports. You can add an SSD, max out the RAM, and drop in a GTX 750 Ti or similar for around $200 (US).

    • Jason OReilly
      Jason OReilly 28 days ago +1

      Yeh I have a full size 780 tower with a 300w power supply. 750ti coming soon as well as 16gb ram. Then....q9650

  • bloodnokian
    bloodnokian Month ago

    Chances are that motherboard only supports 4gb of ram max so you can't upgrade to 8.

  • Ahmad Jibawi
    Ahmad Jibawi Month ago

    Why do need to buy a $500 graphics card to play games like CSGO if you can buy $100 pc like 5gis one that does the same

  • neojack333
    neojack333 Month ago

    the local shop where i live, currently have dozenss of used business Optiplex PC's with Q9550 CPU, 4GB DDR3 (it supports 16GB of ram). regular sized ATX tower. all for 100$ CAD (wich is around 70$US i guess). not bad

    • neojack333
      neojack333 Month ago +1

      +AtomicAJ74 they are cleaned and tested. windows 7 pro is installed like new on a 160GB to 320GB hard drive (depending on the exact model). also there is a warranty (3 months i think)
      since it's a shop in a downtown area of Montreal, and they have like 5 employees, i imagine they upfront costs to be quite high. so all in all, 100CAD is a good deal.
      The motherboard supports intel raid also (IRST). I bought one for a client wich needed a small file server. they are super happy.
      PS : i have no link with them, just an happy customer.

    • AtomicAJ74
      AtomicAJ74 Month ago

      $70 (Canada) seems a bit high, but those are the quad-core CPUs which are rarer. Also if they've done any refurbishment work, then it's not a bad deal. Inspect before you buy. I've seen shops that will literally buy them at auction (paying $200 US for a pallet of 20), wipe down the outside, and put them on the floor without even testing or cleaning them out. Usually they have no hard drives. You can definitely get good deals, but the shady shops will rake you over the coals if you're not knowledgeable.

  • ayaan haryani
    ayaan haryani Month ago

    No one ever factors in the cost for a monitor and mouse and keyboard etc if you are getting into pc gaming on a budget

  • FhargaZ
    FhargaZ Month ago

    14:44 shame on you made him cry ☹

  • ThatClappedKid
    ThatClappedKid Month ago

    I have that pc

  • Friction
    Friction Month ago

    Pff these guys think a 650 is bad:( here i am runnin on a gtx 760.. fuck my pc is old

  • Legos Games & Walkthroughs

    "minecraft should run on a potato" Well, It doesn't run on my Dell Lattitude

  • Legos Games & Walkthroughs

    can you give me the ebay link? EDIT: Watched later in the video, Never Mind

  • N04h C00l
    N04h C00l Month ago

    Have an Optiplex 780, yet there's a 100GB SSD holding windows 7 and a terabyte of HDD. The downside?..... a super old/outdated/incompatible 'NVIDIA 580' - or something - as our graphics card. Which is probably the only thing separating me from playing A LOT of different game titles on it. Also, it already had a quad-core '2' inside

  • K B
    K B Month ago

    I want to see Riley and Linus 69

  • ashley booth
    ashley booth Month ago


  • Matthew Houston
    Matthew Houston Month ago

    Im not sure if i was shown anything. Why did you allow this james?

  • The Benchmarker's Table

    I had a GTX 650 2GB ..I played Crysis 2,Assassins Creed 3 ,Black Flag,and some good games at decent FPS and settings...I have a GTX 1080 Now