BIZARRE Intel Core i7 from CHINA for $100!!

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Comments • 6 802

  • Luke
    Luke 17 hours ago

    Stop bashing Chinese Linus, your wife is Chinese

  • Galatasaray OGZ
    Galatasaray OGZ 23 hours ago +2

    Buy AMD Threadripper from China

  • Chris Powers
    Chris Powers Day ago

    I honestly thought Linus would use a wildly offensive Chinese mocking accent... Both disappointed and impressed with pantomime choice

  • Aleksandar be together not the same

    intel is made in china 😂

  • Daniel Maslowski
    Daniel Maslowski Day ago +1

    I actually have an i7-4710-HQ CPU in a Gigabyte P34V2 laptop, and it's quite awesome.

  • _Toshiaki_ _Takahashi_

    Linus shld hire the designer of this cpu.

  • D R
    D R 2 days ago

    Why the fuck does this idiot always make sound effects when playing CSGO against bots and coming in last place against easy bots

  • Sean Tichenor
    Sean Tichenor 2 days ago

    The Chinese supplier was likely congratulated by their peers for selling a repurposed chip (likely intended primarily for the Chinese market) at almost the same price of its legitimate PC counterpart. They probably walked away with a big profit and a big smile.

  • hao wu
    hao wu 4 days ago


  • Yu Jay
    Yu Jay 4 days ago

    I'm with Linus on those DeepCool AIO, their mounts are a pain! Throw it away!

  • David MO
    David MO 5 days ago

    Who has a fucking ribbon on their keychain. Seriously... Is that for sporadic ribbon dance offs? Hi my name is linus, I'm canaaandian eh, let's riiiiiibon dance eh

  • Michael
    Michael 6 days ago

    4 core i7.... whut?

  • Hudson50670
    Hudson50670 6 days ago

    I7 4720hq sucks ass in laptops due to cooling issues, at least in my old Asus ROG gl55w, thermal throttle and huge performance drops are 30 min. of gaming

  • Andrew Paint
    Andrew Paint 8 days ago

    So, you need to live in China to enjoy this price.

  • ShadaxW
    ShadaxW 8 days ago +2

    This video inadvertently makes me feel better about still running a 4790k. Thanks Linus and crew :)

  • Indigo Montari
    Indigo Montari 9 days ago

    Brings me back, way back to my first PC that had a AMD K6 200 and I picked up an adapter socket-board thing that allowed the newer chips to run on the old socket 7 boards.

  • Lord Furīza
    Lord Furīza 10 days ago

    I want a mod with this sounds 9:37

  • Rawn
    Rawn 10 days ago

    cancer mic

  • William Kendrick
    William Kendrick 10 days ago


  • arranmc182
    arranmc182 11 days ago +3

    should put this against 1st gen ryzen ;)

  • TAMVAN cuk
    TAMVAN cuk 12 days ago


  • TrayyD
    TrayyD 12 days ago


  • LOoOn ARTs
    LOoOn ARTs 15 days ago

    Defenetly seen it, that´s how got my P4 3,2GHz. Friend of my brother switched it for a mobile Celeron, which out-benchmarked that P4.

  • Cryptic
    Cryptic 16 days ago +1

    Lol Linus does ads for cheap, good prebuilt PCs, then teachers you how to build your own

  • Peter Zotov
    Peter Zotov 16 days ago

    that moment whe u die to a bot in csgo 9:47

  • James Holbrook
    James Holbrook 18 days ago

    i just got an older thinkpad with a 4810mq and with extreme tuning utility you can over clock some by bring the multiplayer up a little

  • Sonari N. Roulette
    Sonari N. Roulette 18 days ago +7

    "Voltage at zero degrees"
    Linus Why??

  • D4mj4n !
    D4mj4n ! 19 days ago

    canadian rubbles

  • Slipy Goose
    Slipy Goose 20 days ago

    Origin 🅱️c

  • knockton dunk
    knockton dunk 20 days ago


  • Phantom
    Phantom 23 days ago +1

    Im chinese

  • Cole Welden
    Cole Welden 23 days ago

    Better option: take my i7 3770 off my hands for 100$. I've been trying to get rid of it forever

  • احمد رفدي زمري

    don't buy it, unless you live somewhere close to china.

  • the idiot cunt -tango 5-

    run tf2 with this and play a 12v12 cluster fuck match

  • Mark Arnott
    Mark Arnott 24 days ago +1

    🤵🎤🎶Ok scratching A video >🎵 TRY THIS >> Hit o.5 speed and THE No 7 and 9 oh and O 🤪👍🎵 sounds like 👋 🎵👋👋🎵

  • JJSkEERt
    JJSkEERt 24 days ago

    best part is 5:11

  • Past
    Past 24 days ago

    But can it run Minecraft ??

  • James G
    James G 25 days ago

    2:42 Rollercoaster Tycoon SFX?

  • james brown
    james brown 26 days ago

    dudes stoned

  • New Retro
    New Retro 27 days ago

    The day Linus ran out of Gel

  • Qardo
    Qardo 27 days ago

    CS:GO Modders. Need Linus Sound Effects.

  • Ironoside Hayo
    Ironoside Hayo 28 days ago

    ​@​ voltage 0 DEGREES ....... really? XD

  • lauder
    lauder 28 days ago

    I had the 4720HQ inside of my "old" gaming laptop which I bought back in 2015 or 2016 and it was an absolute beast! Could easily play BV1 or BV5 on ultra.

  • Michael Graham
    Michael Graham 29 days ago

    Linus's childlike glee firing dual Berettas

  • UppnAway69
    UppnAway69 29 days ago

    wow he got a cpu from china in a week and Fedex cant get me my 8700k and psu from cali in a week (still waiting)

  • Luke Strecker
    Luke Strecker 29 days ago


  • sed8me69
    sed8me69 29 days ago

    Is there an iGPU on this one?
    Linux might be fun 😉

    • jeremy shields
      jeremy shields 29 days ago

      I'd buy it just for the screenfetch lol
      HQ on a desktop pc

  • Alcatraz Namikaze
    Alcatraz Namikaze Month ago +1

    I have the 4720hq in my 3yo ROG laptop lol

  • Trey Benoist
    Trey Benoist Month ago

    voltage is zero degrees. wut du u men?

  • Nils Holgersson
    Nils Holgersson Month ago +5

    I bought a used 4770k for 70$ a few months ago for a build for my brother, better deal.

    THAYNA SZ Month ago

    o canal é bom mas você fala de mais!

  • kassie2k4
    kassie2k4 Month ago

    peachy keen

  • DS 4 Productions
    DS 4 Productions Month ago +1

    Laptop CPU in a desktop... straight JANK! Lol

    • FatherNecrosis
      FatherNecrosis Month ago

      In ye olden tymes, you were pimp if you had a K6-3+, a laptop CPU, in your desktop. It was faster than any of the desktop PC's!

  • Erik Jonson
    Erik Jonson Month ago

    So if I bought this chip how much money would I save.?

    • Erik Jonson
      Erik Jonson Month ago

      +JacobJakeJacob is it equivalent to a 200$chip

    • JacobJakeJacob
      JacobJakeJacob Month ago

      Well if the chip is $100, and you bought it instead of a $200 CPU, you'd save $100. I mean... just subtract

  • J.D. Willemsen
    J.D. Willemsen Month ago +1

    Aren’t these tester CPU’s to test different cpu’s in a same mobo?
    Just saying.

  • Flesh
    Flesh Month ago


  • Undrakh-Erdene Otgonbat

    z87 laying around ... i would love to have it xD

  • Broockle
    Broockle Month ago

    What are those chips you keep mounting on the motherboard?
    Do all motherboards have a slot for those or is that a special thing...?
    I know the bare minimum when it comes to PC hardware.

    • lol
      lol Month ago

      that's the chip to soak the gaming juices that secrete from the mobo. usually to get rid of this faster you can run your mobo under 40° fahrenheit water and that should increase your FPS

  • lima toshi
    lima toshi Month ago

    This shows Chinese are awesome people

  • Ano Nymous
    Ano Nymous Month ago

    Oh crap, lol

  • Air
    Air Month ago +1

    Chinese reseller probably figured it out, starting selling gaming PC's around the time the chipset was new, made a shit ton selling "i7 Gaming PC's" for massive margins under other sellers and just over bought now selling his secret :p

  • Sylkis89
    Sylkis89 Month ago

    I bet they recycle broken laptops for parts and stuff like that. There must be a way to profit on this somehow and I am guessing they must have access to some faulty laptops very cheaply or something. Or this is one of the CPUs that hadn't passed Intel's QA testing and they got their hands onto that and sell it unofficially? And I remember in the past there were those... I don't remember the name. But the chip that c2d later on evolved from, the early versions that were a single core mobile processors. Someone made a desktop motherboard for those and they were overclocking like crazy thanks to the mobile low voltage design. Maybe there's something similar going on here?

    • CKH Joseph
      CKH Joseph Month ago +1

      Sylkis89 I got myself a 4700hq and managed to oc it to 3.87 ghz all cores stable with an extra 0.1 V, only issue is that the ram can’t keep up with the bclk increase and had to have the frequency be lowered. Runs well and manages to get games at 1080p max at 60 FPS when paired with a Rx 470 8 gb. Overall, these recycled mobile chips are great value, especially when replacing my ex-i3 4160

  • koskoskng
    koskoskng Month ago

    "Canadian rubles"- damn communists )))

  • gris186
    gris186 Month ago

    China number 1!

  • P-A Fournier
    P-A Fournier Month ago

    I get 820 in Cinebench R15 on my i7 4770k @ 4.0Ghz

  • MapleLeafAce
    MapleLeafAce Month ago +1

    Tfw you have so much money you built a $40,000 computer “just because.”

  • Flex seal
    Flex seal Month ago

    OR, you could buy a core i3 8100

  • Jermar
    Jermar Month ago

    Please also mention the overall power consumption of this kind of CPUs/setup. tnx

  • Samo Hraje
    Samo Hraje Month ago

    My friend asked me if there is an any reduction from intel to AMD bcz his AMD Phenom runing at low core speeds or even his whole computer is slow...maybe chinnese guys will make one of these reduction who knows :DD

  • Shawn Burton
    Shawn Burton Month ago +2

    Thats the same exact motherboard that I have in my main desktop PC, but my CPU is a 4770K which I overclocked to 4.4 ghz which I have with 16 gb ddr3 ram 2400 mhz and a GTX 1080 graphics card. It seems to hold up well like in new games like Far Cry New Dawn, I usually get between 70 to 80 fps on 1080p ultra quality.

    • amine abdz
      amine abdz Month ago

      4790k here ... running stock with a gtx 1080 ... 16gb 1600Mhz ram tho ... still a beast of a cpu

  • Mikołaj Zaremba
    Mikołaj Zaremba Month ago +6

    Voltage: ZERO DEGREES

  • battlin
    battlin Month ago

    Who ever decided do this conversion is a genuis and deaserves a medal

    • Windows 7
      Windows 7 Month ago

      battlin what’s a genuis

  • Matteo Villosio
    Matteo Villosio Month ago

    Wait is this an Apple Watch? Linus with an Apple Watch?

  • Jeanluke Terblanche
    Jeanluke Terblanche Month ago +1

    Linus is there a possibility that i can get in touch personally with you need some personal advice.

    • Cal
      Cal 19 days ago

      Jeanluke Terblanche he has 8 million subscribers. Give up it’s not gonna happen

  • lordofjango
    lordofjango Month ago

    I only buy mail order wife from china. !!!

  • Platoon Goon
    Platoon Goon Month ago +1

    Most of us don't pay your shitty import fees, that's a Canadian thing. Fuck off with the global answer just because you live in a country that has strict import duties on electronics
    I've shipped hundreds of packages over seas, you're definitely the issue.

  • fofal
    fofal Month ago

    make a video about how hard Canadians get ripped off on hardware

  • James Collins
    James Collins Month ago

    The Communist Chinese intention for decades has been to STEAL and ILLEGALLY COPY United States technology and then to saturate our market with our own STOLLEN technology so they can RUIN us economically. As one example, All you GEEK BOYS are failing to educate yourself as to the current State Department’s clear and present announcement before Congress as to the danger Huawei is, as the corporation has been proven that they have been caught participating with the Chinese government in selling products which have ic chips used for the expressed intentions of industrial and governmental espionage.
    Just go back and carefully examine all the news stories of the arrest of the the female Huawei executive in Canada 🇨🇦 and why that occurred.
    The Communists force American companies to do what they dictatorially want in their country, but now they are attempting to sue the United States for violating our own Constitution in relating to subsequent Huawei legal case. They murder their own people if it suits their egotistical purposes, but then hypocritically want to turn our Constitutional Laws against us.
    Also note how the liberal fools running California allow wealthy Chinese citizens to come into the real estate market and buy up housing at inflated prices and the the new Chinese landlords jack-up the rents making it impossible for local people who were born in California to not be homeless. All you geeks who have nothing better to do than play fantasy video games had better wake up and look at what going on around you
    and how the Chinese intention is to ruin our nation into a third world economy.

    EPIC PUPPY TECH Month ago


  • ??W
    ??W Month ago

    E-2136 can work on B150-Z390 too

  • Ahmad Rashed
    Ahmad Rashed Month ago

    The extra pins on mobile chip could just be ground or not connected. They're used to help transfer heat to a motherboard which can act as a heat sink.

  • The Farter
    The Farter Month ago

    In the market for an 8700k. Seen chips from Hong Kong for £200 and I'm a bit suspect so here to see if there are any answers

  • Gabriele Del Giovine

    Why in the kitchen?

  • deadly combo
    deadly combo Month ago

    Perfect man.....

  • Corentin Jacques
    Corentin Jacques Month ago

    taobao is very popular chinese site

  • Bill Shull
    Bill Shull Month ago

    Linus , what CPU Cooler is that?

  • oh yeah yeah
    oh yeah yeah Month ago

    Guyz help i am getting a new pc but i need to get the parts my self

    I chose
    Gtx 1060
    8 rams
    Core i5

    And i need you to tell me a good mother boardbut a little bit cheap
    Not more than 100$

    • Sparkly
      Sparkly Month ago

      Id Recommend going with a ryzen CPU like a 2600 then going with a b450 motherboard

  • Jacks Bob
    Jacks Bob Month ago

    press f for respect

  • Philipp Lanwert
    Philipp Lanwert Month ago +1

    Never Play cs:go again. PLEASE😂

  • Forster Dave 43
    Forster Dave 43 Month ago

    Amazon Australia are selling i7 4770 for $1,000..I hate australia..

    DEREX X Month ago

    Can you give the link to the site my dude be a champ give the link and help the cheqp chinese hardware industry

  • suaveTech
    suaveTech Month ago

    6:05 linus chance to be funny and racist and use a china mans rice ranguage rand re roesnt ro rat. he is too smart

  • Marvin G.
    Marvin G. Month ago +1

    You know how they did it? because it was a chinese engineer in intel that made the Intel Chips

  • Nel Chan
    Nel Chan Month ago

  • poteto's recycle bin

    Hah! You call that BIZARRE? Try the Intel Engineering Sample i7 6400T straight from AliExpress!

  • thenfs overclocker
    thenfs overclocker Month ago

    Wondering how long this chanise i7 cpu will last!??

  • Alex Coulter
    Alex Coulter Month ago

    This + the P106 in a mini ITX :O

  • Robert Julius
    Robert Julius Month ago

    ehm sell my i5-4960k and buy one of these

  • Pumello
    Pumello Month ago

    "Voltage, zero degrees"
    Yes Linus. Just don't forget to raise your voltage degrees if you're going to over clock it. 😂

  • Shane Daunce
    Shane Daunce Month ago

    Watching this video at the cs:go part and my 2 year old daughter starts mimicking Linus going "ba ba ba ba pow pow pow"