GAMING on The First 8K TV!!!!

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  • Published: 13 June 2019
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    The Samsung Q900R QLED 8K TV offers a top class in visuals, clarity, and just overall an amazing experience, but what does it take to really get 8K working when the tech isn't quite there yet to output it.

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Comments • 7 966

  • AzeThe Woople
    AzeThe Woople  4 minutes back

    now we have to wait for the new Xbox system (Project Scarlett)

    • Trololo Inc ®
      Trololo Inc ®  2 hours back

      8K gaming on a monochrome gameboy, thanks for reading.

      • Septyni Garsai
        Septyni Garsai  3 hours back

        dislike every video with photoshopped thumbnail LOL

        • Kie
          Kie  5 hours back

          LTT should water cool this TV.

          • Bharath Srikanth
            Bharath Srikanth  9 hours back

            Try using a raspberry Pi 4 on the 8k monitor

            • eddie katz
              eddie katz  10 hours back

              thanks for explaining to me at 10:46 why i dont even need 4k as im sitting 11 feet from my 65 inch tv.
              1080p gaming with ray tracing it is then!

              • BAAM 25th
                BAAM 25th  11 hours back

                aye 4k video about 8k, can't get better than this.

                • ерунда сэндвич

                  We need an 8k phone first. How else can we tell 8k on it?

                  • Tyler Padgett
                    Tyler Padgett  16 hours back

                    Oh man, Cities skylines would be nice on ultra everything.

                    • DarthOliptius
                      DarthOliptius  17 hours back

                      We’ve come so far from having to stick multiple 4K screens together to game in 8k.

                      • Paul Rumble
                        Paul Rumble  1 days back

                        I don't understand why the manufacturers are jumping to 8k when there's still limited 4k content. Even streaming 4k content on YouTube can be brutal to watch even with the best cable/internet package from your provider. With so much data in 4k odds are high you'll get the spinning ball with even the best wireless connection in video streaming, so I couldn't even imagine 8k.

                        • yekim 4204
                          yekim 4204  1 days back

                          the biggest one goes for 49,000 USD on samsung

                          • Rahul Ps
                            Rahul Ps  1 days back

                            Do youtubers need to return the TV and gadgets sent to them from companies as reveiw unit for their YouTube channel reveiw video ?

                            • Rahul Ps
                              Rahul Ps  1 days back

                              Is it worth it ? Does this TV meet the promise of being an 8K

                              • darren b
                                darren b  1 days back

                                If it's not plug and play ill pass.

                                • ARKADIUSZ MIKINA
                                  ARKADIUSZ MIKINA  2 days back

                                  human eye cannot make out difference between 1080 vs 4k vs 8k at certain distances - there is a calculator for that somewhere. So either you will sit unusually close to a 4K/8K TV to benefit from it or will have to buy unusually big TV to sit in your normal viewing place. What's the point ?

                                  • lit All Day everyday
                                    lit All Day everyday  2 days back

                                    @4:05 tho🤣🤣

                                    • eric bot_420
                                      eric bot_420  2 days back

                                      2:08 THICCCCC

                                      • Ezequiel Hernandez
                                        Ezequiel Hernandez  2 days back

                                        Youtube recent uploaded 4k videos ... 8K ? 2025 jajajaja lol.

                                        • Thyago
                                          Thyago  2 days back

                                          2 idiots

                                          • L C
                                            L C  2 days back

                                            1:57, Linus singing the hoky poky, the guy that invented that song had his funeral today. when they was putting him in the coffin, one guy said "you put your right foot in you take your left foot out " 😂😝

                                            • X Treamer
                                              X Treamer  2 days back

                                              No difference

                                              • M W
                                                M W  2 days back

                                                The contrast and black levels though 🤢🤢

                                                • Stable Stoic
                                                  Stable Stoic  3 days back

                                                  How sharp are displays going to get? 16K next?

                                                  • sonicteam2k1
                                                    sonicteam2k1  3 days back

                                                    4K isn't even where 1800p was in it's lifespan, at this time so where in the world does 8K come in at? People are just now adopting 4K TV's regularly.

                                                    • dam saleh
                                                      dam saleh  3 days back

                                                      Who watched at 3:17 and 4:03 at least two times

                                                      • djb presents
                                                        djb presents  3 days back

                                                        Didnt game wtf

                                                        • chad demeuse
                                                          chad demeuse  3 days back

                                                          So basically its up down, up down, B A B A, Select Start and you get real 8K?

                                                          • jose valencia
                                                            jose valencia  3 days back

                                                            the heat it generates is insane.

                                                            • Joeki11a
                                                              Joeki11a  3 days back

                                                              The dude saying is the best graphics he has ever seen.....wtf

                                                              • Nicholas Hawley
                                                                Nicholas Hawley  3 days back

                                                                I’m waiting 2 or 3 year’s 4 a 8k tv

                                                                • N N
                                                                  N N  4 days back

                                                                  OMG the smoothest head hitting ever

                                                                  • talclipse
                                                                    talclipse  4 days back

                                                                    The industry needs to get its shit together.4k hasn't even caught on yet,and they are already looking past it. Literally by the time 4k gets to 50% Adoption it will be Obsolete.

                                                                    The ps5 and xbox 2 are already right now UNDERPOWERED as in 3 years 8k will be what 4k is today.

                                                                    Unbelievable!! GET YOUR SHITS TOGETHER!!!

                                                                    • fatmanpedaling
                                                                      fatmanpedaling  4 days back

                                                                      still can't watch the superbowl at 1080p

                                                                      • kgkustomz97ser
                                                                        kgkustomz97ser  4 days back

                                                                        8k is pretty much useless on a screen that small 🤷

                                                                        • DRAGON SLAYER
                                                                          DRAGON SLAYER  4 days back

                                                                          Hell ya i thought he was T.Coutuais

                                                                          • Vexcarius
                                                                            Vexcarius  4 days back

                                                                            Did Linus just loaded Cities: Skylines? Woah

                                                                            • TB_ SnEaKy
                                                                              TB_ SnEaKy  4 days back

                                                                              Ole boy stoved his dome pipe!!!!!! Hahahahh

                                                                              • indoraptor indosavage
                                                                                indoraptor indosavage  4 days back

                                                                                144p

                                                                                • Aree Nagato
                                                                                  Aree Nagato  4 days back

                                                                                  Viewing from the left to the right then to left again, right again and got my headache.

                                                                                  • Iancreed8592
                                                                                    Iancreed8592  4 days back

                                                                                    I guess 8k will be the new 4k in like 5 years I guess....eventually vr is going to just destroy everything.

                                                                                    • Barry Huddlestun
                                                                                      Barry Huddlestun  4 days back

                                                                                      Imagine that, you pay for new technology for 8K display but you have to get advice for how to set it up and use it from tech support! WOW

                                                                                      • TIGHTT88
                                                                                        TIGHTT88  4 days back

                                                                                        SCIENCE: You eyes can’t see 8k. They can’t even see 4K unless your display is 65 inches or larger. What’s the point? I don’t plan on gaming at 4K on my 24inch display because it’s a waste of resources and time.

                                                                                        • Shard
                                                                                          Shard  4 days back

                                                                                          Looks terrible on my screen lol. It's a little like Amy Wong's obscene tattoo in Futurama:

                                                                                          Bender: Hey! Get a load of this pathetic 20th century T.V.
                                                                                          Fry: What's wrong with it?
                                                                                          Bender: Well, aside from causing eye cancer, these things had a lousy low-definition picture.
                                                                                          Amy: That's true. I bet on a T.V. like this you couldn't even make out my obscene tattoo.

                                                                                          • Muaathe Aziz
                                                                                            Muaathe Aziz  4 days back

                                                                                            First of all this not the first 8K TV. The first ever TV of 8K made by SHARP

                                                                                            • Sirius
                                                                                              Sirius  5 days back

                                                                                              8k TV but not 8k Video HMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM?

                                                                                              • DoYouEvenScienceM8
                                                                                                DoYouEvenScienceM8  5 days back

                                                                                                if i could play youtube reliably in 720p on this thing itd be a major upgrade.... thats 36x as many pixels

                                                                                                • Xbox Fan Boy
                                                                                                  Xbox Fan Boy  5 days back

                                                                                                  U should give away a 8k tv