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  1. Sanjaya Godagama
    Sanjaya Godagama
    4 klukkustundum síðan

    Fortnite mobile has entered the chat*

  2. Brian Wind Grøndahl
    Brian Wind Grøndahl
    11 klukkustundum síðan

    peltier devises are extremely ineffective. so you are going to burn power AF

  3. Core i9-9900K
    Core i9-9900K
    11 klukkustundum síðan

    What if he used that _"cooler"_ on the other phone?

  4. Core i9-9900K
    Core i9-9900K
    11 klukkustundum síðan

    So playing games on a mobile is a _"thing"_ these days eh?

  5. Sollaxe
    11 klukkustundum síðan

    Mounting pressure.

  6. IanTHC
    Degi Síðan síðan

    Overclock the phone now

  7. Shadowbob
    Degi Síðan síðan

    Linus, 1 minute into video: It uses the peltier effect. Me: This isn't going to work. Even at the end after getting a tiny boost, Linus was surprised it did that well. They're cool gimmicks but TEC's are super high power consumption and super low performance. Your heat source better be low to non-existent, and your goal better be to keep it cold not to keep it from getting hot or you're better off with a passive heatsink. A simple stick on heatsink is something Linus should have tried for comparison.

  8. abao
    Degi Síðan síðan

    Just use a desk fan, blow it over your phone. I think you might get way better performance

  9. Mad Rian
    Mad Rian
    Degi Síðan síðan

    Linus cat tips?! 😆

  10. Th ta
    Th ta
    Degi Síðan síðan


  11. mrkiky
    Degi Síðan síðan

    The problem with a gaming phone is that mobile games are for casual scrubs that get sucked into the psychological manipulation that mobile gaming is built around in order to watch shitty ads and pay for ingame garbage. I'd be at least a bit surprised if gaming phones will be a thing in the future.

  12. Shihab Soft
    Shihab Soft
    Degi Síðan síðan

    Did I just see Linus's ad at first?

  13. garfeeble
    Degi Síðan síðan

    Linus: makes video me: okay google whats 44 Celcius to Fahrenheit

  14. SyazTYT's other uploads
    SyazTYT's other uploads
    Degi Síðan síðan

    Linus changed the title bruhh

  15. Luca Sartori
    Luca Sartori
    2 dögum síðan

    Nubia really sucks at giving support, I had serious issues with my Nubia M2 and they never gave a single fu*k.

  16. qaz wiz
    qaz wiz
    2 dögum síðan

    FOR USA minds 44.5 C is 110 F

  17. James Henry
    James Henry
    2 dögum síðan

    Linus I have a few questions i would like to ask you about gaming pc's but not in this comment section do you have an email i can reach you?

  18. justice4ozil
    2 dögum síðan

    Who tf is "gaming" on a phone? lmao

    1. mrkiky
      Degi Síðan síðan


  19. عمر سلافته
    عمر سلافته
    2 dögum síðan

    Asus Rog Phone 2: I'm forgotten

  20. Khola
    2 dögum síðan

    I know about phase change cooling but could someone briefly explain the 'hvac' system he mentioned?

  21. TermNL
    2 dögum síðan

    Try with thermal paste to see if the contact make a difference???

  22. EV Mechanic
    EV Mechanic
    2 dögum síðan

    The phone is water proof, maybe a quick dip in icy water in between gaming sessions would help...

  23. Handsome Lancer
    Handsome Lancer
    2 dögum síðan

    Red Magic 3 has ventilation points and a fan inside, does not it mean that we have to periodically open it to clean the fan at least.

  24. XStationBR Games
    XStationBR Games
    2 dögum síðan

    Very good adversings hehehe

  25. Divyaan Dhanak
    Divyaan Dhanak
    3 dögum síðan

    Use PUBG or Fortnite for the app

  26. Marley Varoy-Larson
    Marley Varoy-Larson
    3 dögum síðan

    Both phones are cooler than bloody Australia right now 🥵

  27. Jake Harlow
    Jake Harlow
    3 dögum síðan

    I feel like you should have done the test on the red phone, because i seems like the thermal dissipation to the back of the phone on the red magic would draw more heat from cpu than note 10+

  28. Kogoro
    3 dögum síðan

    The Red Magic 3S is the fastes phone on the market I wondered since weeks why you have not made a reviev but you work with shitty galaxys :D shame on you sebastian! The 3S beats the shit out of the ROG2 and the ROG is twice the price, think about that ^^

  29. James Ward
    James Ward
    3 dögum síðan

    Where can I buy this

  30. Adam Sanders
    Adam Sanders
    4 dögum síðan

    1:24 the ModMic Wireless is attached to those HD700s backward :D

  31. Patricio Romero
    Patricio Romero
    4 dögum síðan

    of corse nubia doesnt throttle if the formware just let it get toasty Would be interesting rooting the S10 and raising the thermal throttling threshold

  32. N. Mad
    N. Mad
    4 dögum síðan

    Stick that TEC on Red Magic 3, see if it makes its back cooler to touch

  33. Jack Talks Tech
    Jack Talks Tech
    4 dögum síðan

    9:39. Isn't that the gap you're measuring? The heatsink is above it.

  34. Screw The Net
    Screw The Net
    4 dögum síðan

    Its like I have been saying for over 12 years: modern phones are not "smart", thats just an advertising gimmick to sell over expensive junk to idiots. ( yes if you havea modern phone, you are a sap. Deal with it). Secondly, knowing what I know about the history of modern technology since just before the industrial revolution, humanity as a whole have been behind technologically speaking by at least 20 years at any given time. Paying for current phones which are basically no different than the last 5+ iterations just stupid as hell. *smfh * R.I.P. mankind.

  35. 野龍
    4 dögum síðan

    So the issue comes when the phone is designed to dissipate heat from the screen, like, if you are gaming, especially in more competitive titles nowadays, the middle part and the whole upper half of the screen isn't touched that much, and in fact only the bottom left is the "not ideal" position. And realistically you can't put a heat sink on the screen. And that kinda make air cooling make sense for most heat were relocated to a place your finger never touches.

  36. Everyday Android
    Everyday Android
    4 dögum síðan

    Do the test again but use 3 clipped to the phone instead of 1 😄

  37. ibrahim Alharbi
    ibrahim Alharbi
    4 dögum síðan

    Please use it on the red magic I want to see what will happen

  38. Adonis Shala
    Adonis Shala
    4 dögum síðan

    00:13 is that you vsauce

  39. J.D. & Company
    J.D. & Company
    4 dögum síðan

    that smartphone has a better refresh rate than my laptop monitor

  40. Why
    5 dögum síðan

    Now i really want the red magic 3....

  41. BJ K
    BJ K
    5 dögum síðan

    Delidding might help lol ^^

  42. Christopher Manella
    Christopher Manella
    5 dögum síðan

    Ya, let’s stick a huge block onto the back of a slim phone.

  43. gameflux
    5 dögum síðan

    No thank you !

  44. Alin Romania
    Alin Romania
    5 dögum síðan

    comparing a 1080P to WQHD display, dumbass...

  45. spr1nt
    5 dögum síðan

    Got a resolution for ya live in Antarctica

  46. Obi Dark
    Obi Dark
    5 dögum síðan

    Samsung got rekt

  47. Suresh Thakur
    Suresh Thakur
    5 dögum síðan

    🔶🔶🔶 Why don't u test 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 ROG 2🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 phone?🔶🔶🔶

  48. Tempest Kitty
    Tempest Kitty
    5 dögum síðan

    really... you need to look at what is doing to just even browse what they have to offer... go to and then try to click on keyboards... big popup asking you to register... why would i do that if i want to see the product...

  49. sharan sharan
    sharan sharan
    5 dögum síðan

    Yet another clickbait

  50. MIDO2802
    5 dögum síðan

    The link to the cooling device :

  51. Kapusky
    5 dögum síðan

    Back in 2008-ish I added an old Pentium 1 cooler to the back of my phone because my phone would get so hot when both charging in the car and using maps that it would quickly slow down and stop charging then die. I did it by adding thermal paste on the block and surrounding it in hot glue then sticking it to the phone. It was very easy to rewire a car charger to use the full 12 volts of the car, which I added a standard molex plug for the fan. It worked great though it was a bit bulky and stabby in the pocket if I put it in the wrong way.

  52. Zephaniah Qamer
    Zephaniah Qamer
    5 dögum síðan

    I wanted to see the results of red magic+thermoelectric cooler

  53. KuyaJun Gaming
    KuyaJun Gaming
    5 dögum síðan

    You know that you need to hit the game mode on red magic phone to turn on the fan.

    5 dögum síðan


  55. Aepek
    5 dögum síðan

    Anyone else wonder if Linus is rocking an iPhone for his daily driver? I mean.....he DOES like that Apple Watch😉 So, just maybe, he’s an Apple Fanboy deep down🤣 Come on Linus, w/ all the “tech” devices that are out there today, is having a tec on your smartphone really that much of looking like an “idiot”; especially when consider some other handheld devices & laptops😏 Cheers✌🏼

  56. AlliedG
    6 dögum síðan

    Watching video with red magic 3

  57. Στέφανος Κάνδιας
    Στέφανος Κάνδιας
    6 dögum síðan

    Would have been good to try the thermal dissipator to the gaming phone too...

  58. djayjp
    6 dögum síðan

    That Epoch Times ad that played in advance of the video is offensive to journalism.

  59. NWforager
    6 dögum síðan

    has to be plugged in ..kind of like a PC

  60. mark zhang
    mark zhang
    6 dögum síðan

    too much useless words