Phone Water Cooling is REAL! But does it work?

  • Published: 11 June 2019
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Comments • 5 188

  • AnimeCanuck
    AnimeCanuck  4 hours back

    Yay, I'm not the only person who says "jank" and "janky"! XD Thanks for the interesting video. Never thought about cooling a phone before, just dealt with it.

    • Daxx Lind
      Daxx Lind  9 hours back

      Thing is the s10+ has a built in heat pipe facing the inside of the screen so I'm thinking the method ls a little innefective

      • Veeti Vainio
        Veeti Vainio  13 hours back

        Need this for pubg mobile

        • Shadow Zlade
          Shadow Zlade  21 hours back

          If you’re an avid mobile gamer, you’re a failed abortion

          • Luayc
            Luayc  22 hours back

            Just put it in ice cold water, it is waterproof after all

            • Nano Tech
              Nano Tech  1 days back

              The s10 dose have a water cooling system in it.

              • Grqy
                Grqy  1 days back

                Mobile and Gamer don't fit in the same sentence.

                wait a minute..

                • Modco
                  Modco  2 days back

                  i wonder if this could be used with a laptop to cool it down and potentialy have better battery life

                  • Eros Zanchi
                    Eros Zanchi  2 days back

                    Watercooled lamps, watercooled flashlights, watercooled router, watercooled headset, watercooled monitor...

                    *Welcome to Linus Watercooling Tips*

                    • Mystery Bag
                      Mystery Bag  2 days back

                      I want to see linus review mid tier budget phones. Most reviewers of these devices only do it for the free products and you can't actually find a decent review in english.

                      • TreeTG
                        TreeTG  2 days back

                        Now overclock it

                        • Brian McGaw
                          Brian McGaw  2 days back

                          Well time for some LN2!😁

                          • Ross Best
                            Ross Best  3 days back

                            *I will just zip tie a water bottle to my phone, seems easier*

                            • Ross Best
                              Ross Best  3 days back

                              That asus phone looks bad ass

                              • ismail chammami
                                ismail chammami  3 days back

                                Just needs a special watercooling case and it would be kinda less clunky

                                • kenneth Brooks vlogs
                                  kenneth Brooks vlogs  4 days back

                                  I do get thermal throttling on my iPhone XS Max when I play fortnite

                                  • Dragon Kin
                                    Dragon Kin  4 days back

                                    Here in the desert, mobile gaming like Pokémon would benefit from this. If, of course, the pump and radiator could be done as a mobile version reliably.

                                    • ABaumstumpf
                                      ABaumstumpf  4 days back

                                      Would have been a lot better if for the reference you did not have the phone sitting flat on some sort of plastic. Just holding it in your hands would likely make a big difference.

                                      • Kazeyomi Jeff
                                        Kazeyomi Jeff  4 days back

                                        Buy a waterproof phone and play it underwater, problem solve!!!!!!

                                        • RobBoOst Ph
                                          RobBoOst Ph  4 days back

                                          Why not use a peltier module? There has to be a way

                                          • The Gamer Gamer
                                            The Gamer Gamer  4 days back

                                            Is it in degrees Celsius or Fahrenheit?

                                            • Sky
                                              Sky  1 days back


                                          • Pizza P
                                            Pizza P  4 days back

                                            need some sleep your eyes looking bad

                                            • Ben F
                                              Ben F  4 days back

                                              Don't phones have internal liquid cooling already?

                                              • Narax
                                                Narax  4 days back

                                                Nope they got a really small like plate of metal and like a thermal paste

                                            • ExpertCobra1911
                                              ExpertCobra1911  4 days back

                                              Yeah this is why I hate the SE cuz after 20 minutes of yt it gets really hot, cools down, and then the FPS over 360p is at least 2 but I’m on iOS 13 public beta 1

                                              • ExpertCobra1911
                                                ExpertCobra1911  2 days back

                                                TheLoneWarrior forgot to mention I’m on public beta lmao

                                              • TheLoneWarrior
                                                TheLoneWarrior  2 days back

                                                ExpertCobra1911 I’ve had my SE for 8 months now and I have yet to have a heating problem from YouTube. I think that your phones defective lol

                                            • TheOnline Thing
                                              TheOnline Thing  4 days back

                                              Just use an external gamepad with that solution! I use a xbox 360 gamepad with fortnite on my Galaxy S10, and it's working like a charm, and I don't have to move my phone while playing

                                              • Sky
                                                Sky  1 days back

                                                Yes but performance is also attacked when it comes to thermal throttling

                                            • Riot_Pubg Mobile
                                              Riot_Pubg Mobile  5 days back

                                              But why in the kitchen?

                                              • tushi warashi
                                                tushi warashi  5 days back

                                                Phones really need this... even the latest soc heats up too much... i guess a phone with a full body heatsink with small cooling fans would do the job like whats on the switch has... since small fans can fit inside phones it would gradually make a substantial cooling system...

                                                • AJ Alvarez
                                                  AJ Alvarez  6 days back

                                                  Water cooling does work however Samsung batteries are just totally deadly ⚰️ 🤪☠️💥🔫

                                                  • Hello There
                                                    Hello There  6 days back

                                                    That hairstyle looks so good

                                                    • elaiza
                                                      elaiza  6 days back

                                                      Mobile "gamers" would do this

                                                      • I C
                                                        I C  6 days back

                                                        The gadget that makes mobile gaming every stupider than it already is, congrats.

                                                        • Bee Y
                                                          Bee Y  6 days back

                                                          This is perfect when using VR on my phone.

                                                          • Thatguy Eli
                                                            Thatguy Eli  6 days back

                                                            "avid mobile gamer"

                                                            • yanaky01
                                                              yanaky01  7 days back

                                                              Am I the only one that is questioning his hair

                                                              • xXDerEpicXx
                                                                xXDerEpicXx  1 weeks back

                                                                This time you waste lifetime xD

                                                                • Marcos Pinto
                                                                  Marcos Pinto  1 weeks back

                                                                  Just do what i do play 2 fortnite games and leave phone on the fridge for a minute 2 more games fridge again works like magic...

                                                                  • xMoonTrickz
                                                                    xMoonTrickz  5 days back

                                                                    Marcos Pinto thats bad for ur device but i do iT too 😂

                                                                • CADE
                                                                  CADE  1 weeks back


                                                                  • Thomas
                                                                    Thomas  1 weeks back

                                                                    how stupid is this?!

                                                                    • GARFIELD Fanboy
                                                                      GARFIELD Fanboy  1 weeks back

                                                                      I had one i made it along with a gameing pad

                                                                      • quentin broeder
                                                                        quentin broeder  1 weeks back

                                                                        Whahah is a water closed phone just put it under the water after every round xD

                                                                        • PiousMinion
                                                                          PiousMinion  1 weeks back

                                                                          "avid mobile gamer". That's a new low. lol

                                                                          • Aazim Deen
                                                                            Aazim Deen  1 weeks back

                                                                            I think you’re in a kitchen

                                                                            • Sviatoslav Marynial
                                                                              Sviatoslav Marynial  1 weeks back

                                                                              Does water cooling help with the temperatures? Yes, it does, obviously. Is it usable in practice? No, of course not! So what was the point of this video? Just a waste of time!!

                                                                              • SamCK
                                                                                SamCK  2 weeks back

                                                                                hmm active cooling vs passive wonder whats gonna happen...

                                                                                • James Childers
                                                                                  James Childers  2 weeks back

                                                                                  This is perfect if you run dex alot all of this and a bottle of water could fit in a backpack for the go so very specific marketing but it's still useful for some in my opinion

                                                                                  • Most Wanted
                                                                                    Most Wanted  2 weeks back


                                                                                    • Sky Marshall
                                                                                      Sky Marshall  2 weeks back

                                                                                      Thats´s ridicules. Buy a PC, peasants!

                                                                                      • Logano McGee
                                                                                        Logano McGee  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Can you water cool the air conditioner at the office