They SAID this would be EASY... - Gaming at 8K 60fps

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  • Published on Jul 21, 2019
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    Can gaming at 8K really be easy in 2019? Sharp thinks so, and they sent over a demo unit to show us just how easy it is. But they didn't account for one thing... the Linus factor.
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Comments • 10 569

  • CyLo
    CyLo 46 minutes ago

    WOW the hair... ir looks incredible.. .WTF ARE WE LOOKING AT FASHION TV? :D :P

  • SxvenSouls
    SxvenSouls 2 hours ago

    watching this at 4k rn.

  • theOGwelshman
    theOGwelshman 7 hours ago +2

    I hate your face with a burning passion

    • FBI
      FBI Hour ago +1

      Why?

  • Tone Griffey
    Tone Griffey 10 hours ago

    It is impossible for the human eye to see in 4K. Therefore you cant see in 8k. ~Google it~

  • lie wang
    lie wang 16 hours ago

    good

  • devonsk8s4
    devonsk8s4 19 hours ago

    Just got off my shift with a bunch of Mexicans that’s speak Spanish all day, come home to this recommended, click on it, more jibberish 😟

  • therealpbristow
    therealpbristow Day ago

    Having finally got it working at 8k and then found the frame rates lacking, I would have tried running the games at 6k instead, if that's possible: See how the lower res (and any artefacts from showing 6k output on an 8 display) trade off against getting better framerates: Is it still significantly better experience, that way, than direct 4k gaming on a 4k display? 'Cos if it is, then it might make sense to buy the 8k display, run it at 6k for the time being, and save up for a *truly* 8k-capable graphics card/machine at a later point.
    (Says the guy who still runs his 4k monitor at 1920x2080 'cos he *still* can't afford that amazing super-new 1060ti graphics card! =:o} (Or the laser eye surgery to make it worth having the higher resolution anyway... =:o\ ) )

  • ab hanangamer
    ab hanangamer Day ago

    who watches the video in 4k

  • npc gaming
    npc gaming Day ago

    *LINUS* : gaming on 8K resolution with medium-high fps
    me: forcing games to run in 800x600 just to get decent 30 fps. T_T

  • Julian Depaepe
    Julian Depaepe Day ago

    Linus gained 20lb of muscles after this video (no idea how much that is?) 😂

  • David Löffler
    David Löffler Day ago

    But can it run crisis 8k ???

  • Troy mumford
    Troy mumford Day ago

    Imagine god of war 4 on that

  • po ko
    po ko Day ago

    you need to sit closer

  • Dictolory's Channel

    What ! I barely get 1 fps on 3 x 3 pixels

  • Кевин Коршунов

    This guy annoys me cant even finish the vid

  • 34190cody
    34190cody Day ago

    should of hooked up new cables to the better pc probably would of got better fps

  • hgallegos915
    hgallegos915 Day ago +1

    Am I the only one that FWDs the video onvce the “sponsor” is mentioned? Lol

  • Justin Davis
    Justin Davis 2 days ago

    There passive cables wow
    You should know this.

    • Justin Davis
      Justin Davis 2 days ago

      The crap adapters you have were not passive smh wow

  • Jamy Fox
    Jamy Fox 2 days ago

    My god how many thousound of dollars did you threw away to made all theses vids, this is so fucking crazy. But I enjoy your vid, you still a very clever guy.

  • Duck Man
    Duck Man 2 days ago

    All I got to say is why just why

  • ruff pl
    ruff pl 2 days ago

    What is inside his pc?

  • dashize
    dashize 2 days ago

    back in my desktop days, we had to get rid of all the adapters and use the same kind of straight cable. none of the adapters worked once we started getting new gen graphics cards.

  • Clitorious B.I.G.
    Clitorious B.I.G. 2 days ago

    your pc sux

  • mingcnx45
    mingcnx45 2 days ago

    Creeper
    Aw man
    Creeper ; TO RUN THIS MONITOR YOU NEED A GOOD PC

  • Marcus Moura
    Marcus Moura 2 days ago

    Ask to NVIDIA a special Sli with ten RTX 2080 ti....😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • Joseph S Walthour
    Joseph S Walthour 2 days ago

    Those numbers though.. 15k of hardware for 19 fps. What's it worth=nothing..

  • Benjamin Paxson
    Benjamin Paxson 2 days ago

    Linus games from behind the TV.

  • Ajna
    Ajna 2 days ago

    of course having a bunch of adaptors was gonna cause issues

  • Harlen Freeborn
    Harlen Freeborn 2 days ago

    17:22
    got me dying

  • No Ri Ru
    No Ri Ru 2 days ago

    Man how much money you got ? 8K zilion ?

  • Christian
    Christian 2 days ago

    omg

  • XiNoBe
    XiNoBe 3 days ago +1

    5:29 how did linus get out?

  • Gigi Za Shogi
    Gigi Za Shogi 3 days ago

    7:04 screamer

  • Ian Benedict Borla
    Ian Benedict Borla 3 days ago

    What do you call that thing that sits under his keyboard and mouse?

  • Alex Voloaca
    Alex Voloaca 3 days ago

    4:42 - Linus trapping himself with 4 HDMI cables

  • Artsy Cat
    Artsy Cat 3 days ago

    I just realised he sounds like Steve Carell

  • Flavio
    Flavio 3 days ago

    hdmi - display port conversion is a freaking mess. www.tempest-av.com/single-post/2019/02/07/HDMI-to-DisplayPort-and-DisplayPort-to-HDMI-Conversion-Explained

  • Sujith Vijayan
    Sujith Vijayan 3 days ago

    You have spare Graphic card ? Can you donate that to me ? :)

  • HendrixRipoff
    HendrixRipoff 3 days ago

    Does it look crisp AF? Does it help you adult? Could you even? THIS?

  • Arthur Heinlein
    Arthur Heinlein 3 days ago

    Linus you are a mad man !

  • Chris X Ratio
    Chris X Ratio 3 days ago

    Ok lets get back to HD ready :)

  • José Henrique
    José Henrique 3 days ago

    10:50

  • Yahia
    Yahia 3 days ago

    this dude told me that Im poor for 20 minutes

  • I Yeeted
    I Yeeted 3 days ago

    The thing that I just don't understand is why aren't you using the whole screen, I might just be stupid and you explained what you are using 4 displays but I did like the video keep it up!!

  • Kevin
    Kevin 4 days ago

    The frame tearing is extremely noticeable. Ew

  • Roymario Gaming
    Roymario Gaming 4 days ago

    5:10 had to cut it, he trapped himself behind the cables 😂

  • rodrigoter
    rodrigoter 4 days ago

    17:52 who is, Brendon Urie?

  • D H
    D H 4 days ago

    Yeah dude adapters suck balls. I use the HDMI to Display Port cable for my 4K TV because the adapter, even though it claimed 60hz, would only allow 30hz and NO HDR. Though, 4K gaming on my old ass 1070 is not an option.

  • weldsj
    weldsj 4 days ago

    Like watching a suspense movie!

  • Jonathan Dieter
    Jonathan Dieter 4 days ago

    I'm gonna pretend I understand what he's saying

  • CEGaming
    CEGaming 4 days ago

    *Sorry. Your PC has stopped because Linus is a idiot*

  • Leonaяdo DiCapяio
    Leonaяdo DiCapяio 4 days ago

    11:58 You'd rather said «Nvidia, fuck you» like the original Linus

  • Devinbroseph
    Devinbroseph 4 days ago

    Linus: Okay guys so now all we have to do is press the button to turn it on that’s literally it everything else is working perfectly all I have to do is press the power button and that’s it..
    *gets left nut stuck in the graphics card*

  • Rhubarber
    Rhubarber 4 days ago

    Soooo 8k is just actual 4k. Got it.

  • Michael Lazarus
    Michael Lazarus 4 days ago

    Dude nvidia hasn't been working for multiple monitors and sli since the gtx660. If you used a pair of old r9AMD cards and you went permanently noob it would have been working in the first 5 mins...

  • Алексей Осипов

    it worked perfectly on my iphone, thanks

    • Kevin
      Kevin 4 days ago

      😂😂😂

  • Psycho Path
    Psycho Path 5 days ago

    Linus what keyboard and mouse did you use in this video?

  • Jonathron
    Jonathron 5 days ago

    Do you know the exact specs of those cables?
    I have a problem getting from HDMI to Displayport on a 120hz 5120x1440p display for an event (I don't have acces to other hardware atm)

    I can only find HDMI>Displayport cables that support 4k 60hz

  • Haven Plays
    Haven Plays 5 days ago

    Linus your adapters failed becouse every time you alter the signal it becomes weaker. Wich is why you only got 50hz.

  • Malcolm Davis
    Malcolm Davis 5 days ago

    Hey, do YOU remember windows 95?