What a TRAIN WRECK! - xQc PC Build Stream Reaction
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In our first ever reaction video, Linus reacts to Twitch streamer xQc's gaming PC build log.
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  • Leonidesu
    Leonidesu

    sorry linus, i can only watch this video halfway. my brain hurts watching him building that $hit.

  • jeremy hale
    jeremy hale

    is he allergic to the instructions?

  • Aaron Clapper
    Aaron Clapper

    Nobody: Linus: I’m gonna make another beginner video

  • xLussierx xLussierx
    xLussierx xLussierx

    4:12 has me jajajajaing

  • Iron Gamer
    Iron Gamer

    Xqc uses the word juicer for everything

  • Dreams
    Dreams

    14 and know more about pc's then him

  • RXT vTwix
    RXT vTwix

    when he said "donate it" I thought he said "don't eat it" lol

  • Nove Gaming
    Nove Gaming

    LMFAO this was perfect

  • Andy Jin
    Andy Jin

    COPIUM he has to just be pretending

  • Muhamad Ikhmal Hijaz Bin Zulkefli
    Muhamad Ikhmal Hijaz Bin Zulkefli

    i'm really wait for the beginner assembly video from u linus that show step by step to properly install a pc with all the detail

  • MajorGaming 6703
    MajorGaming 6703

    It concerns me how much knowledge xqc has and yet he's still struggling. I have no idea what half the stuff is and still am planning to build my own pc (once I can afford the parts)

  • Phantom Coasters
    Phantom Coasters

    “If they’re on this side then they blow, if they’re on this side then they suck” -Linus

  • Harsh Parmar
    Harsh Parmar

    I would like to participate for the new builder thing. I haven’t build a PC. I am currently saving for the PC.

  • McDiddlyee
    McDiddlyee

    The one thing I can’t stand is streamer’s lack of care towards expensive and limited products. god damned rude and childish. But hey I guess I would too because you gave me all of your money.

  • McDiddlyee
    McDiddlyee

    Pro gamer and streamer doesn’t know how to build a computer the video. Pro builder and SLtoosr doesn’t know how to build xQc’s split personalities the video. Next video, Pro Psychologist diagnoses xQc the video

  • Grape Kun
    Grape Kun

    I always buy prebuilt or get it done by a professional because I have the brain of a Gibbon to build on my own

  • Jes D
    Jes D

    bolts and juicers what in the actual &#@$ omg speak english! switching words for others is not intelligent it just makes you sound just the opposite

  • Sem schellekens
    Sem schellekens

    wish i had the luck for some one to gift me a PC XD - im playing on a gtx 750ti and a i5 3570k

  • incaseofire
    incaseofire

    I see that felix reacted to your reaction, to which I say, you should react to his reaction of your reaction.

  • royaloreca
    royaloreca

    At least he didn't claim to know how to build a PC, or try to use Tweezers

  • Matthew Prince
    Matthew Prince

    Dude, F-ing Dude. Dude What f-ing dude. Dude. dude. dude. D.U.D.E. f-ing dude. Dude. dude. it's a f-ing dude, dude. DUDE!!!!

  • Derethevil
    Derethevil

    And people ask me why i always say: "Some people just don't deserve all the money they have."

  • Wesley Sosebee
    Wesley Sosebee

    10:28 PLEEAASE LINUS i build first computer soon i need help PLEASE

  • Medic
    Medic

    Who else is here after Linus reacted to xqc reacting to linus reacting to xqc’s build?

  • B A
    B A

    Well, I think his action is very real for a beginner. I build my first PC a year ago, so I should know. Where should your fans blow toward is commonly discussed. Any beginner with a search engine won't have problems there. Those things considered too small and obvious, however, are rarely talked about and can be find very troubling. Take me for example, I didn't know those plates in the case's rear can be take off by force. Imagine how frustrated I was to find out my GPU couldn't fit in the case and every video I found just took it for granted! Another important yet often ignored thing is hard drive cages are detachable from the case. God knows how hard I screwed the hard drive from the front and rear, outside the case. BTW, when installing the motherboard backplate, should you bend those metal thingy so it won't get inside USB ports or is it where they are supposed to be? I still don't know.

  • John YDG
    John YDG

    what a waste of money...lol and you're right, he's lazy, and spoiled. streamer life, too conceited. 12 screws> bruh....and he overpaid, yup, official idiot. how would he make it in the real world? 12 screws must be "hard work"

  • TheSigma1993
    TheSigma1993

    IQ just about 0... watch a ltt tutorial before even touching that damn thing!

  • Justin Dadswell
    Justin Dadswell

    "This is how people must feel", No sorry. Some of us know how to handle computer parts. Ground theyself with a cable. Stupid as it sounds, hold an old computer psu cable with your hand and put your hands near the outlets. Simple as that. About 1/10th of an inch away. Now you wont feel how most people feel. Love the "OK Boomer" part. Put 2 and 2, then if you can 2 and 2. One thing most don't understand is binary. Push 16 means almost nothing. And for the 30 ish year olds (which I am), I could say allocate ####; most of you still would not understand a push ASM control. Nor is this something many would understand today. While you might understand push and pop. This would be "old school" stack ops. IE., more control with less CPU time.

  • metta117
    metta117

    Me: "Is it in yet" My computer girlfriend: 🖥

  • epicmetalness
    epicmetalness

    still better than the Verge

  • exanimalus
    exanimalus

    still better than verge tho

  • BOX
    BOX

    XQC talks to fast its a bit annoying.

  • Stickbug
    Stickbug

    This is a trainwreck. This is what behind the scenes of the verge build was. Just chaos and pc parts and screws everywhere

  • Sarah Blum
    Sarah Blum

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  • Sarah Blum
    Sarah Blum

    The truculent pepper fifthly preach because fired acly offer like a electric zebra. disillusioned, hysterical pediatrician

  • Doctor.Giacomo
    Doctor.Giacomo

    this guy is so funny! I'd love to see his videos...what is his name on twich or wherever he uploads his videos?

  • Dirt Rocket
    Dirt Rocket

    Who?

  • Super-Saiyan Kase
    Super-Saiyan Kase

    Felix is ADHD personified.

  • NeroKoso
    NeroKoso

    That guys is driving me nuts.. He is all over the place and just puts stupid character on. Like a clown.. Except clowns are funny.

  • brian leach
    brian leach

    ay they didnt edit one of the "F*cks" 15:01

  • SciVerse
    SciVerse

    I just assumed all Gamers on Twitch were pro PC Builders.....Bad assumption Edit: At least it's not like The Verge 🤭

  • Jeremy Vest
    Jeremy Vest

    Omg this is so cringey I was so frustrated watching this lol wow

  • Yellow Mellow
    Yellow Mellow

    This video is going to go crazy

  • Campsite Cook
    Campsite Cook

    Hey Linus. I am a fellow SLtoosr with a whopping 492 subscribers. Let me do you a favour. I will tell ALL of my subscribers that you are a wicked cool dude if you send me some free stuff. Maybe a rack mount server or something. Preferably liquid cooled and not coated in layers of dust. LOL keep up the good work guys.

    • Campsite Cook
      Campsite Cook

      Oh and don't forget the RGB

  • Travis
    Travis

    I don't want to think about how much extra he willingly paid for all those parts....

  • MrJenkips
    MrJenkips

    Vee eye eye eye

  • KeyZ
    KeyZ

    XQC's stream hurts every organ in my body

  • Simon Söderroos
    Simon Söderroos

    The best part is that he isn't faking it.

  • Moritz Sieber
    Moritz Sieber

    Linus looks like he wants to end himself. Linus get help you don´t look good after this vid.

  • Adrián
    Adrián

    Has he never learned about roman numerals? lol He's not just insufferable but stupid as hell too.

  • Maciek S.
    Maciek S.

    The way he speaks ... what a degenerate.

  • Viper RTG
    Viper RTG

    ITS A DUAL BOLT COLLIDER DUDE

  • Eric Wood
    Eric Wood

    I'm most offended by his paying a scalper to get a part. Shame on him. SHAME!

    • Eric Wood
      Eric Wood

      @piyush Same here. I'm fine with my Ryzen 3600 until the 5000 series is widely available, for instance. If I needed something now, I'd get something used but decent while waiting for the new stuff to be in stock.

    • piyush
      piyush

      @Eric Wood i dont, thats why i will wait until it comes in stock

    • Eric Wood
      Eric Wood

      @piyush It encourages the scalpers and worsens the problem for everyone, of course. Do you want CPUs and GPUs to be needlessly expensive?

    • piyush
      piyush

      Whats wrong with paying a scalper?

  • Kirk Lazarus
    Kirk Lazarus

    2:20 someone in his chat said “bend the pins for more fps” lol.

  • Morgan Pike
    Morgan Pike

    I don't really get the point of this video. So Linus is just making videos to make fun of people now? A bit of a jackass move. I think the guy was pretty clear that he doesn't really know what he's doing, going so far as to ask people in the background if he's doing it right. This video is a real step down for you Linus. Stick with making fun of corporations, they're pretty faceless. When you start making fun of individuals it just comes across as jackassery.

  • Toti
    Toti

    no the dude is actually stupid

  • Elvirth24
    Elvirth24

    That was a fucking nightmare and I'm amazed Linus didn't freak out more.

  • Shehzad Azeem Khan Official
    Shehzad Azeem Khan Official

    Its feels like calculus again. 😁😜

  • Dreazy
    Dreazy

    When I heard him say “ROG” I felt that.

  • мя нαρρу тяσℓℓ
    мя нαρρу тяσℓℓ

    I cant deal with XQC

  • Ken Shipman
    Ken Shipman

    When you read the email that your wrote to him, you pretty much indicate that you are too busy to help unless he can wait, so you can understand why he decided to forge ahead knowing it would make a good video regardless of the outcome.

  • Maximum Carter
    Maximum Carter

    Look up a girl called BritneeKayy on Twitch and check latest videos. She tried to install a new motherboard and it went horribly wrong. She bent the pins on her cpu and then tried to bend them back with tweezers.

  • Groove Gamer
    Groove Gamer

    carpet with socks on too, I static up easily with that combo

  • Techonomics 101
    Techonomics 101

    you know wats really funny😂blowing and sucking are essentially the same thing;)

  • funkyribs
    funkyribs

    i never built a pc so if you guys make a show like that i would love to come

  • Andre Moreno
    Andre Moreno

    I am proud to say I have heard Linus say "monke brain"

  • DarrshRaptor
    DarrshRaptor

    This was very painful to watch

  • Hidde Boogaard
    Hidde Boogaard

    i volunteer as tribute to ask dumb beginner questions!

  • Ola Larsen
    Ola Larsen

    His globe does not have New Zealand

  • Jonathan Martinez
    Jonathan Martinez

    The verge pc now got some competition.

  • gn0015
    gn0015

    "RAWG Crosshair Vee Eye Eye dude!"

  • speedfreakpsycho
    speedfreakpsycho

    That guy is "popular"!??!...what did this world came to.

    • Callme Coomer
      Callme Coomer

      He doesn’t deserve to be popular because he didn’t build a pc right ?

  • Recruit Man
    Recruit Man

    Linus hasn't seen xqcs pc when it was just a pile of parts on the floor with no case...

  • Luis Cely
    Luis Cely

    Omg... Smh

  • DeadManTM
    DeadManTM

    hehe i am famouse i saw my comment lol

  • James Flumma
    James Flumma

    Trainwreck? Are you talking about xqc or his pc haha

  • YaBoiBeJoshin
    YaBoiBeJoshin

    I have never considered suicide more than after watching this video

  • Rannon
    Rannon

    10:10 Looks/sounds to me like he's read up on building computers but doesn't really have much real experience building one (and apparently didn't read the specific manuals). 11:45 In other words, more optimal isn't always feasible! :D 12:18 Hey, that's what I did with my build! :D But in my case it was because I changed the brackets(?) on the CPU cold-plate to the AMD one and the plastic cover only fit well with the Intel bracket so it fell off at the worst possible time and smeared all over. I'm really happy I'd already bought a tube of thermal case as a precaution. 13:59 Reminds me of an acquaintance who doesn't know what's important so he reads out everything (when I help him with PC stuff), better than the opposite but it can get tiring. 15:08 Yes, very, very frustrating!

  • Anon ymous
    Anon ymous

    I built all my PCs but i replace it like every 5-6 years so i barely remember much. So even though i built all my PC's i am hardly anywhere close to being experienced. I don't have trouble like this guy though. Why? Not because am better than him at getting everything but because i don't play Linus. I buy a good comfy case instead of fashionable one. I don't care about RGB and glass panels. Instead of looking at the insides i put a panel with sound proofing foam. This means i avoid troubling my self connecting RGB lights, i get a more silent PC and i avoid troubles with things barely fitting etc since the case is not too weird shape fashion thing. I also i buy a good air cooler put it on and end of story. Effective, simple and fine. No weird water-cooling figuring out were to put fans on the radiator and fit it in the case, no pipes to arrange and no maintenance of cooling fluid or whatever. Last thing i never do is buy huge graphics cards. Small, low powered with decent performance. As long as i can play my games i am fine. I don't need 4k with over 100 fps or a 140hz screen, Two fan card at the most with short PCB.

  • Baybladekidd
    Baybladekidd

    Almost as bad as the verge

  • Anon ymous
    Anon ymous

    Here is the best built-up advice for beginners and everyone. DON'T WATERCOOL!!!! Is wasted money, extra hassle to install, hassle to maintain and you don't even need it. A good air cooler will do the same job. End of story. Just because this SLtoosrs made it a fashion it doesn't mean is the thing to do or is worth it. It is the freaking RGB lights usefullness of cooling only less pretty and more pain in the ass.

  • Jätski.fi
    Jätski.fi

    i hear 128MB of ram

  • Billy Williams
    Billy Williams

    CRINGE

  • Jordan T. Hurt
    Jordan T. Hurt

    As a loyal viewer for several years now, I do have to say that a "How to Build/ Put Together A PC for Beginners" video would be MOST welcome. I just built my first PC 2 years ago, and even with watching many videos of you building PCs, I was still lost at some parts of my build when actually installing it. I learned WHAT to purchase from watching you, but I still feel a bit lost on HOW to install them.

  • Steven42 productions
    Steven42 productions

    im 13 and could build a pc better than this dude

  • Jorge Garcia
    Jorge Garcia

    It’s cringy to watch, but damn props to him to try something he hasn’t done before in front of a shit ton of ppl. Def seems like a beginner but enthusiastic 👍🏽

  • Marc Groen
    Marc Groen

    So basically: Man handle that stuff ^^ good said Linus :P

  • Marc Groen
    Marc Groen

    I always dremt of making tutorials to make it as clear as day too build a pc, a fool proof sort of say method to do it. hope 1 day it will be on the internet, with or without me. because pc building is really easy

  • SlaminyourAce
    SlaminyourAce

    xQc: VIII 8: am i a joke to you

  • Luis Galvan
    Luis Galvan

    The risk of damaging your components with electrostatic discharge is low but never zero

  • music entity
    music entity

    Felix: hey linus whould you help me bouild a pc Linus: well you could just ask your chat for a pc when you are that famus Felix: *bans Linus off discord* Felix: few days later:

    • music entity
      music entity

      how in the f word can I mistake Felix for F-nix out of generation zero lol

  • xzbit9069 Davidson
    xzbit9069 Davidson

    I’d give anything to build a PC with Linus and you have this guy here just clueless 🤦🏻

    • Qimodis
      Qimodis

      how is he clueless lol, linus himself says otherwise

  • xzbit9069 Davidson
    xzbit9069 Davidson

    Omg 😱 is this guys serious! Way to mess up which could be sweet 🤦🏻dummy

  • Antonio Gomez
    Antonio Gomez

    So this is how my mom felt when she was teaching me to drive

  • SM16
    SM16

    He could've called me lmao

  • Jeremy Scott
    Jeremy Scott

    Pretty sad that there are people that will waste their time following a Twitch stream like that... LTT will never be wasteful of time.... that appeared to be a really annoying stream from this video.

    • Jeremy Scott
      Jeremy Scott

      @Drakonus Definitely! Considering the time difference of a 3 hr stream and a 10 second comment.

    • Drakonus
      Drakonus

      Pretty sad that there are actual people who will waste their time complaining about things that don't even matter.

  • Draconia Drawing
    Draconia Drawing

    I like how half the comments are verge comments two years later

  • hchilazi2
    hchilazi2

    bruh i fucking love linus vids like bruh this is funny XD

  • AP
    AP

    Lmao someone said let him fuck it up chat in his twitch chat

  • Coughdrop!
    Coughdrop!

    React to Jerma the PC computer doctor