We want this absurd smart desk with a built-in PC

  • Published on Jan 8, 2019
  • The Cemtrex SmartDesk with a built-in Windows PC is an absurdly over-featured, three-monitor, adjustable standing desk with a dizzying number of other integrated features. It’s the closest approximation to most modern office workers’ dream workstation. The cheapest configuration costs $4,500, but it’s a setup we’ve love to have in our office.
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Comments • 251

  • the great Aslan
    the great Aslan 9 hours ago

    i dont understand, on the official site of cemtrex they have the cost of this same one at 3000 bucks

  • The NIONX
    The NIONX 5 months ago

    That price isn't that bad. Bit more than a surface studio

  • Mazmurel Victory
    Mazmurel Victory 5 months ago

    Can we manually upgrade the components?

  • Fadlurahman Hadi
    Fadlurahman Hadi 5 months ago

    anyone remember Dell SmartDesk prototype?

  • Minut Film
    Minut Film 5 months ago

    What is the song playing at the beginning?

  • brooped
    brooped 5 months ago +1

    "hands-free gestures" *proceeds to do gestures with hands*
    Please... Hands-free means without hands, it's LITERALLY IN THE WORDS.

  • john bolton
    john bolton 5 months ago

    this FULL ARM movement gestures are so stupid....just try doing that for 30mins
    and see how quickly you tire.
    finger scrolling is so energy efficient.
    JUST BECAUSE it was in the movies doesn't mean we should blindly follow.
    Think for yourselves.

  • Amaan Khan
    Amaan Khan 5 months ago +1

    It feels like JARVIS and now we can do things that Tony Stark does

  • vivek subhash
    vivek subhash 5 months ago

    I thought I'd give this video a try...but was sorely disappointed
    Don't you think you guys should stop making computer videos?

  • GLR
    GLR 5 months ago +1


  • Berk Can
    Berk Can 5 months ago

    which stupid company buys that this is definitely for rich a$$h0l3$ who eat dads money

  • Berk Can
    Berk Can 5 months ago

    it is not laptop morons, do not put half sized up and down keys a$$h0l3s

  • Billy Kotsos
    Billy Kotsos 5 months ago


  • Kevin Salonga
    Kevin Salonga 5 months ago

    So you’re telling me that the upgraded version costs $1200 more for only parts that cost around $300 more? You could just buy the base model and upgrade the parts yourself.
    16gb ($150)
    32 gb ($230)
    1tb 7200 rpm ($45)
    2tb 72000 rpm ($60)
    Gtx 1050 ($135)
    Gtx 1060 ($250-$300)

  • Keegan Webb
    Keegan Webb 5 months ago

    This just makes things hard to upgrade.

  • Jon H
    Jon H 5 months ago +2

    This will be my new fap station, can you imagine?

  • King-of-Hero
    King-of-Hero 5 months ago

    "hands free gestures"
    *uses hand gestures*

    • King-of-Hero
      King-of-Hero 5 months ago

      aren't there more people involved in putting out a video? and how is it possible that relatively often mistakes like these are overseen?

  • /OttakuWarrior\
    /OttakuWarrior\ 5 months ago +1

    They could have at least put a 1070 or the 1070ti in there. Heck they could've just used AMD.

  • SOG989
    SOG989 5 months ago

    0:55 👀

  • Alexandre Schrammel
    Alexandre Schrammel 5 months ago


  • Alex Pana
    Alex Pana 5 months ago

    unmovable keyboard???? who would use such a thing?

  • Humbird00
    Humbird00 5 months ago

    This looks really damn cool... it's also stupid.
    The moment any button on that keyboard breaks you'd have to either replace the whole damn desk or plug in a cheap replacement keyboard and use it like a normal desk.
    There's a good reason why things usually come in separate pieces: So that each piece can be replaced easily and cheaply.
    I bet it doesn't even have a headphone jack. You know... in case you lose one of those wireless headphones.

  • Ryan lex
    Ryan lex 5 months ago

    Why does this guy shaking his body a lot😂😂

  • burner account
    burner account 5 months ago

    Buy a new desk every time you want to upgrade? No thanks.

  • Jason H.
    Jason H. 5 months ago

    At least it's not built by the Verge

  • Trevor Phillips
    Trevor Phillips 5 months ago

    Having everything integrated is a no deal.

  • AWDTH1111
    AWDTH1111 5 months ago

    This is the future. All you haters can stay in the 90’s ✌🏼

  • The Cake Glutton
    The Cake Glutton 5 months ago

    Wow the built-in keyboard looks trash. Who had such a stupid idea of putting such a personal component fixed in? Also the earphone tray looks incredibly flimsy.

  • sl1ckk1ll3r
    sl1ckk1ll3r 5 months ago

    The specs are not up to par for what you are paying for.

  • Drew Lakebrink
    Drew Lakebrink 5 months ago

    Lol, this product is DOA. No IT department would willingly buy these. What happens when it's time to life-cycle that user's computer/desk? It isn't going to tear apart the desk to slot in new components. This is a neat idea, but it's not practical.

    LOOSE SCREWZZ & VIEWS 5 months ago

    Wow that’s cool that you can use hand gestures to control the screen!

    • Nathaniel's Phone
      Nathaniel's Phone 5 months ago +1

      No, it's Leap Motion. They discontinued support for it and you could get it at Walmart for $60 before. I used it in conjunction with VR games before. It is utter garbage and trash. Glitchy as hell too. It's for kids games. Can't believe they put that in a $4000 desk lmao.

  • Amanze Ogbonna
    Amanze Ogbonna 5 months ago +1

    Spill hazard

  • Captn Maico
    Captn Maico 5 months ago

    If you like to buy useless stuff, look no further

  • FTM Studios
    FTM Studios 5 months ago


  • Kabi Ebl
    Kabi Ebl 5 months ago

    "better finish" yeah... the better finish would be the matte... because look at all those finger prints!

  • Niklas Bauer
    Niklas Bauer 5 months ago

    Still better than the Surface Studio :D

  • Rowan Strang
    Rowan Strang 5 months ago

    I cant figure out who this would be good for

  • LordManhattan
    LordManhattan 5 months ago

    Pure stupidity

  • ProWeAreSo
    ProWeAreSo 5 months ago

    I was expecting over 2x more... considering you could get a MacBook w relatively similar specs for more money

  • Darkhound1116
    Darkhound1116 5 months ago

    I can finally be Tony Stark

  • TheDanielmeeks
    TheDanielmeeks 5 months ago


  • LegendaryLoyald
    LegendaryLoyald 5 months ago

    Still cheaper than Samsung's 8k qled TV

  • sherlock
    sherlock 5 months ago

    Mind Blown. I want one

  • Tatar More
    Tatar More 5 months ago

    Did tony stark make this

  • Small Island Fish Guy TT

    Id love this for my bedroom

  • Adhi 1023
    Adhi 1023 5 months ago +1

    Nice components? This is clearly meant to be a workstation and they're offering a 1070 with i7 8700k? Increase the price but if it's meant to be a workstation then an Intel xeon w series processor with a Quadro or threadripper 2nd gen with Vega 64 graphics should be a configuration along with maybe a barracuda 6tb drive, this isn't a workstation it's more like a fancy toy for rich kids

  • thatguy4142
    thatguy4142 5 months ago

    I like the idea, but can you upgrade anything? Keyboard, displays, computer specs is all something I'd want to upgrade down the line.

  • erik olsen
    erik olsen 5 months ago

    I still want this

  • Hamza Husain
    Hamza Husain 5 months ago

    Why you shakin bruh?

  • Oscar Lee
    Oscar Lee 5 months ago

    What's the point of 3 monitors without a seamless transition?

  • Brenden Pragasam
    Brenden Pragasam 5 months ago +4

    I'll buy it... Unless the verge builds it.

  • BOO5T
    BOO5T 5 months ago

    "you can zoom in on out with two hands"

  • Scott Sonnenberg
    Scott Sonnenberg 5 months ago


  • Miles Axelberd
    Miles Axelberd 5 months ago

    4500$ is way too much for a freaking 1050

  • Alexander Dockham
    Alexander Dockham 5 months ago

    The length to which people will go to not google "Windows hotkeys" is absolutely ridiculous. "Look you can zoom!" The entire idea of an efficient workflow is to make sure your fingers leave the keyboard as little as possible.

  • Johnny Jones
    Johnny Jones 5 months ago

    I wonder about upgradeability.
    If I buy something high end like this I really want at least a 1080 in there to play some games

  • Cameron Jones
    Cameron Jones 5 months ago

    I disagree that the gloss finish is better then the matte finish

  • legitmontrellthigpen
    legitmontrellthigpen 5 months ago

    It's cheaper than the 2018 Macbook Pros. for 6k I can be Tony Stark? I'm down

  • RF Arrow
    RF Arrow 5 months ago

    That keyboard better be flipping amazing. also, it would be much better with a wireless charging mouse.

  • KY
    KY 5 months ago

    Where is the shitbucket?

  • iletyoucallmestevesy
    iletyoucallmestevesy 5 months ago

    2:18 Glossy black is nicer than matte black??? Uhhh, @mkbhd would like a word

  • iguandae
    iguandae 5 months ago

    This is a waste of time and energy,

  • Mo A
    Mo A 5 months ago

    Great for Metropolitan Police departments, and Civil servant offices. Not a consumer home buy.

  • Imre Nádudvari
    Imre Nádudvari 5 months ago

    1050 and 1060 ... lol

  • ro pro
    ro pro 5 months ago +1

    Can you say, "vendor lock in"? This is even worse than Apple

  • I'm Ugly Creature
    I'm Ugly Creature 5 months ago

    I like to eating and working same time at my desk....An induction would be awesome!

  • Jacob Beaver
    Jacob Beaver 5 months ago

    One spill of coffee and you've ruined your computer, wireless charger, and wireless earphones.

  • Cleber Fregatto
    Cleber Fregatto 5 months ago

    Everything in this video is perfect. 💕🐻

  • Alessandro Filippi
    Alessandro Filippi 5 months ago

    This makes no sense at all

  • Lashan
    Lashan 5 months ago +10

    I think one thing the designers of this thing completely overlooked is the state of the current workplace. People are mobile, they can work in the office or they can work from home. With a desktop literally built into the desk you can't take this anywhere. Would make way more sense to pack in all these features into a desk you can plug your laptop into

  • Rui Ni
    Rui Ni 5 months ago

    What an expensive over designed desk that managed to lost me within 1 min since the video start playing.

  • Ranact
    Ranact 5 months ago +1

    If it's targeted towards an office environment is should really have a numpad. It's not like there's not enough space for one. The trackpad look very small aswell.

  • Nehemiah Dacres
    Nehemiah Dacres 5 months ago

    a desk that requires you to move your fingers away from the keyboard? No Thank You

  • Princy
    Princy 5 months ago

    Looks amazing

  • Evyatar Kaufman
    Evyatar Kaufman 5 months ago +2

    Really cool but really useless too

  • ArshKFilms
    ArshKFilms 5 months ago

    No thanks i like building my stuff.

  • Martin Sekeres
    Martin Sekeres 5 months ago

    Hands free gestures that still require hands to gesture.

  • kingsmeadow
    kingsmeadow 5 months ago

    Trash. lol.

  • perkins xd
    perkins xd 5 months ago

    entirely a gimmick

  • Christian Honein
    Christian Honein 5 months ago

    This seems useless for me

  • anuvrat _s
    anuvrat _s 5 months ago


  • Richard Landgren
    Richard Landgren 5 months ago

    Someone, please get this man some contacts.

  • Apple Gang
    Apple Gang 5 months ago

    If there is a mac version I’m all in!!!!

  • Stuff
    Stuff 5 months ago

    yeah obviously the Verge would want to hide their hideous computer that they built

  • M to the B
    M to the B 5 months ago

    That time of the year again when my subbox explodes of videos about stuff I can never afford

  • Dima Kaftan
    Dima Kaftan 5 months ago

    nice desc o/
    1. useless headphones
    2. useless tuchpad
    3 useless and very practical keyboard soldered into middle of desk(nice thing)
    4 notebook components
    and all of that is only for 5k nice
    but gesture control is nice. and idea is good. but as always implementation is bad

  • J
    J 5 months ago +1

    If I'm ever rich enough have a batcave of my own, I'd get this as my bat-computer.

    • z170x99
      z170x99 5 months ago

      1060 for a bat computer
      R u high

    • Photo
      Photo 5 months ago

      Pretty bad specs for a bat-computer

  • SphericalChild
    SphericalChild 5 months ago

    *WOW!* I can actually afford this, but unfortunately I don't need it.
    I will definitely keep it in mind though.
    Thanks Verge, :)

  • Jellykrop
    Jellykrop 5 months ago

    0:45 Smoothness

  • Troy W
    Troy W 5 months ago

    Curved Ultra wide monitor makes so much more sense

  • Jiří Mrázek
    Jiří Mrázek 5 months ago

    Can not make coffee so it's not smart.

  • Sergio Yankovenko
    Sergio Yankovenko 5 months ago +1

    too expensive and useless thing

  • Chilling Station
    Chilling Station 5 months ago +1

    0:38 Whaaaaaaaaat!?

  • Himiko
    Himiko 5 months ago

    Just make the desk a giant phone running Windows.

  • Koushik
    Koushik 5 months ago

    Straight from the past movies showing future in present day🤔

  • XerosXIII
    XerosXIII 5 months ago

    the designer totally ripoff the design from b-movie 80s evil corporation desk :v

  • Shreyas Sonavane
    Shreyas Sonavane 5 months ago

    It's f**kin awesome

  • Owen Chua
    Owen Chua 5 months ago

    Bad Idea.....

  • Wisnu kuncoro
    Wisnu kuncoro 5 months ago

    Nicer reflective finish, sorry you mean worse right???

  • smileandlaughs
    smileandlaughs 5 months ago

    It's essentially a Microsoft camera drom a Xbox.