Reassembling our $40,000 Camera

  • Published: 11 July 2019
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Comments • 2 894

  • OG Milkbag
    OG Milkbag  5 hours back

    cant wait to see the next part of this project

    • Mark Hyde
      Mark Hyde  22 hours back

      Audio visual tech Meccano construction. :D

      • LeadUR Subconscious
        LeadUR Subconscious  1 days back

        SPOILED BRATS do some good , donate to foundations for research or hunger, your such millionaires make a real difference, tire of seeing youtubers with out of reach gadgets thinking your life is so much sweeter cause you have them it really is not, im happy with a go pro , why you need a 40 k camera ??? your egos? trying to be cool and have people admire your rich ass? nahh, honestly a 40k camera is worthless because the video quality is the same as a person filming in a gopro through youtube , i dont see the differece lmao and your videos are simple point and shoot wtf do you need such equipment your not making movies this aint hollywood, 90 percent of youtube viewers see the videos in 480 p seriously not alot switch it to 1080p cause of their internet and slow viewing for quality, you wish to think everyone is watching you in 4k? when most people cant even afford a display in 4k? your out of this world to buy a 40k camera for the type of production you do and makes you a joke really, stop showing off so much

        • KingOfGames
          KingOfGames  1 days back

          When you disassemble it again you need to make a teardown guide on iFixit

          • Philip Thunberg
            Philip Thunberg  1 days back

            LOL watched EP 1 yesterday at random, thanks Linus!

            • Caleb Terry
              Caleb Terry  1 days back

              I think Alex is my favorite LTT member. Aside from James, of course.

              • john wallcraft
                john wallcraft  1 days back

                The thumb nail, linus looks like he looks about 60.

                • Clay Kress
                  Clay Kress  2 days back

                  Linus reaction to the bucket dropping just earned him a like

                  • eksine
                    eksine  2 days back

                    very nice work guys

                    • Norbert Rick
                      Norbert Rick  2 days back

                      you guys rock, great job.

                      • jhovanny
                        jhovanny  2 days back

                        I’m not sure if this is ok

                        • J Tanashi
                          J Tanashi  2 days back

                          40k for a fucking camera. LOL

                          • Theorbit10
                            Theorbit10  2 days back

                            Proof of reverse engineering at area 51 project Derp!

                            • Kayla and Jim Bryant
                              Kayla and Jim Bryant  2 days back

                              your accountant must be so happy!

                              • Joseph Gauthier
                                Joseph Gauthier  2 days back

                                New shop space\equipment video, and this uploaded within a relatively short time span of each other. Coincidence? I think not!

                                • jay west
                                  jay west  2 days back

                                  Linus could have just labeled it PUZZLE and sent it to Chris Ramsey to have it reassembled

                                  • mason turner
                                    mason turner  2 days back

                                    this is the scariest video I have ever watched

                                    • guga gum
                                      guga gum  2 days back

                                      Camera filming this: Scared camera noises

                                      • TheNotepadShow
                                        TheNotepadShow  2 days back

                                        Linus is making way too much money... for this video to even exist, or that there was a need for this video.

                                        • John Manderson
                                          John Manderson  2 days back

                                          Water cooling such magnificent piece of engineering was a very, very, very dumb idea. 🤦🏻‍♂️

                                          • RacATheFurious
                                            RacATheFurious  2 days back

                                            Where are the temps tho?

                                            • Stijn Weijters
                                              Stijn Weijters  2 days back


                                              • Priya Ranjan Kumar
                                                Priya Ranjan Kumar  2 days back

                                       want to say something about this Linus

                                                • OlaGolme
                                                  OlaGolme  2 days back

                                                  You got scammed... The reports are all over the internet. Go to NoFilmSchool to check it out.

                                                  • Nithin Danday
                                                    Nithin Danday  3 days back

                                                    "summer break just started" bruh summer break is almost over

                                                    • Peter Lunny
                                                      Peter Lunny  3 days back

                                                      LINUS AND EVERYBODY ! YOU ALL NEED TO TAKE A LOOK AT THE RED SCAM !!!!!! There using cheap off-the-shelf components for there mini mags !!!!!

                                                      • Adam Griffith
                                                        Adam Griffith  3 days back

                                                        Why didn't you pull the MiniMag apart? Oh....Nevermind...

                                                        • Phantom_Plays115
                                                          Phantom_Plays115  3 days back

                                                          SPOILER ALERT: LINUS DROPS THE CAMERA.

                                                          • CarlosCMPinto
                                                            CarlosCMPinto  3 days back

                                                            Will you address the red minimag scam?

                                                            • Aristocrafied
                                                              Aristocrafied  3 days back

                                                              Have you seen those vids about the mags being bullshit yet?

                                                              • DP Finn Möller
                                                                DP Finn Möller  3 days back

                                                                I would shit my pants if I would do this with my RED :D

                                                                • Dragos Pahontu
                                                                  Dragos Pahontu  3 days back

                                                                  This thing will eventually give if they keep doing this.

                                                                  • Patrick Jerome Obaldo
                                                                    Patrick Jerome Obaldo  3 days back

                                                                    Don't bother with liquid-cooling the whole thing. Just cool the sensor with peltier, and then cool that instead.

                                                                    • social3ngin33rin
                                                                      social3ngin33rin  3 days back

                                                                      I'd be scared to touch the hardware lol

                                                                      • Pai
                                                                        Pai  3 days back

                                                                        Red mini mag

                                                                        • bigsportsman
                                                                          bigsportsman  3 days back

                                                                          I think linus should watch this video. It's about those RED Mags that he buying for thousands of dollars!

                                                                          • Matt Calise
                                                                            Matt Calise  3 days back

                                                                            riddle me this Linus, why in the HELL are you going to do an image quality comparison when you're water cooling it? it's not going to look any better or worse

                                                                            • Nicolas Edwards
                                                                              Nicolas Edwards  3 days back

                                                                              Linus, what are you throughts on this,
                                                                              Red using 480GB SSDs and selling them as 512GB SSDs.

                                                                              • Samuel King
                                                                                Samuel King  3 days back

                                                                                Hey LTT, thoughts on this and part 2 ???

                                                                                • SameerSlash
                                                                                  SameerSlash  3 days back

                                                                                  Can't wait for Linus to drop it

                                                                                  • Marcel Botes
                                                                                    Marcel Botes  3 days back

                                                                                    Oh I've been in that situation a lot. Worse thing than reassembling something that can only fit one way, is building your own prototype circuit from scratch, calculations and all #Computer&ElectronicEngineer

                                                                                    • Brian K.
                                                                                      Brian K.  3 days back

                                                                                      I know they have outward-facing 3D camera's, but watching this, I am now wondering, if they have inward-facing 3D camera SYSTEMS (I am thinking, you would need at least 4; front, back, left, right and top)... Would be cool if Linus had this kind of setup for when he does stupid sh!t with $40,000+ products and needs to put things back together. ;) He would be able to pan and zoom and virtually see every angle to where stuff goes.

                                                                                      • Baruch Dvash
                                                                                        Baruch Dvash  3 days back

                                                                                        I think you'll find it interesting


                                                                                        • ray Howe
                                                                                          ray Howe  3 days back

                                                                                          Must be easy money on you tube..🇬🇧

                                                                                          • CryhmeTime
                                                                                            CryhmeTime  3 days back

                                                                                            "Break-Even point and how i wasted ~40k for a video"

                                                                                            • CryhmeTime
                                                                                              CryhmeTime  3 days back

                                                                                              When you started to reverse engineer the "fuckup" i started to lmao.

                                                                                          • Devon Crain
                                                                                            Devon Crain  3 days back

                                                                                            Baseline temps will be skewed... Thermal paste very likely got shifted around, it's been sitting exposed to air for however many months now...

                                                                                            • Vamsi krishna Venkiteela

                                                                                              You guys should watch the video made my on red camera

                                                                                              • SenpaiNoScopedMe
                                                                                                SenpaiNoScopedMe  3 days back

                                                                                                I used to be a repair tech for Red Digital Cinema and this was pretty funny to watch. I'm surprised you got the bottom gasket on correctly, it was one of the biggest pains in the butt.
                                                                                                If anyone's curious the break down and re-assembly time for us was about 45 minutes. Lol