This Laptop Hinge is CRAZY - Acer Triton 900 Review

  • Published: 03 July 2019
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  • Linus Tech Tips
    Linus Tech Tips   2 weeks back

    Typo at 4:16 - The GX701 has an RTX 2080 MaxQ

  • Christopher Rivera
    Christopher Rivera  10 hours back

    Jesus.... this laptop is so expensive that the keyboard needs to feel amazing, if its touch screen it should be compatible with other stylish pens, and it better be comfortable on my lap when sitting down

    Other wise...waste of money when you can go for another powerful machine

    • Fuck You And Your Ideology

      Chinese shit $3000 with such a crappy color calibrated screen. They're really taking a piss.

      • S†EPFΔM STUDiO
        S†EPFΔM STUDiO  2 days back

        "its actually not that bad"

        everything linus reviews

        • SteveAkaGoatpile
          SteveAkaGoatpile  3 days back

          oh look a neat gimmick.
          and thats all it is, and it will be forgotten in a few weeks.

          • MrBlueTigerZ
            MrBlueTigerZ  4 days back

            Does the screen have 144 hz?

            • Collin Black
              Collin Black  4 days back


              • Geran Simpson
                Geran Simpson  5 days back

                Another almost hit. Someday, they will make a laptop that checks all the boxes.

                • Grumpy Robin
                  Grumpy Robin  6 days back

                  If only you could extend the height.

                  • 4ndrww
                    4ndrww  6 days back

                    Would be amazing for VJ’s and lighting designers

                    The hidden port would be great for software license dongles

                    • Jxhdks Shfhejen
                      Jxhdks Shfhejen  6 days back

                      stop scratching ur balls linus

                      • The sexy gaming channel

                        whats been tarren doing i havent seen him much on anything anymore

                        • Diomedes Ignacio Domínguez Ureña

                          Please!!!!!!!, review the Lenovo Legion Y740 and Y540.

                          • Clinton Knight
                            Clinton Knight  1 weeks back

                            The Dell Duo would like to comment on this, but it DIED.

                            Imagine not being in research and development, but knowing full well you should have done the market research on this design. And, I don't know maybe find out if someone did this before and did it work?

                            2010 reference:

                            • Bruno Miguel
                              Bruno Miguel  1 weeks back

                              whats the name of the video where they are all throwing money at the pc?

                              • Motivmotion
                                Motivmotion  1 weeks back

                                Thank you Linus, this video helps me avoid stupid tech

                                • Not Your Everyday Timelord

                                  I like this "new" set..

                                  • ricky v
                                    ricky v  1 weeks back

                                    People always laugh at innovation because of their narrow focus. In reality if we didn't try things what would we know is going to work or not work, until we try. (:

                                    • Russ H
                                      Russ H  1 weeks back

                                      Why is it ALL current laptop manufacturer's have to do stupid things with the keyboard and trackpad? Where the heck is the number pad??? Give me a 6 year old Toshiba C50 Laptop keyboard which has zero keyboard flex and no wobbly keys! Ffs is it really that hard? It's a shame Toshiba stopped making laptops as just about any company can throw a heap of hardware together, but if we can't use the keyboard productively, what's the point???

                                      • newrssn
                                        newrssn  1 weeks back

                                        Linus. You are too yang to remember this laptop: IBM THINKPAD 360PE-2620 TOUCH Flip Screen 25 years old

                                        • Joacim Stenberg
                                          Joacim Stenberg  2 weeks back

                                          Ben Heck built this years ago. He called it The "coach laptop". Perfect when you're flying coach.

                                          • Brando McJesus
                                            Brando McJesus  2 weeks back

                                            Yeeto neeto

                                            • burt eightyfive
                                              burt eightyfive  2 weeks back

                                              Riley is awesome... He's the reason I pissed myself a few times recently. Hail Canada

                                              • BurningBurger x99
                                                BurningBurger x99  2 weeks back

                                                But can it run Minecraft with shaders...

                                                • MrSkullyT
                                                  MrSkullyT  2 weeks back

                                                  Who the hell uses right shift :<

                                                  • Dan Bam
                                                    Dan Bam  2 weeks back

                                                    Review the new acer helios 300!!!

                                                    • Hugo Wu
                                                      Hugo Wu  2 weeks back

                                                      poverty makes me cry

                                                      • Yoshimation
                                                        Yoshimation  2 weeks back

                                                        “Doesn’t have pen support”
                                                        Wacom Intuos: Am I a joke to you?

                                                        • Yoshimation
                                                          Yoshimation  2 weeks back

                                                          Imagine having so much money that you can buy something that replaces moving it pushing it forward slightly

                                                          • MR FUTURE TECHNOLOGY GAMING INFINITE RESOLUTION

                                                            I couldn't stop laughing 😂😂😂 0:02

                                                            • thatguy6225
                                                              thatguy6225  2 weeks back

                                                              I had intended to make a screen hinge just like this when the Eee laptops first came out. The idea being to turn it into a tablet by folding it flush with the keyboard.

                                                              • Captured Prey
                                                                Captured Prey  2 weeks back

                                                                They came up with this hinge type several years ago for non-gaming laptops. I specifically bought one because I needed a laptop with touchscreen for portable POS use (in part), and this design gives you a solid, stable screen when you touch on it, unlike the normal/foldover hinge laptops, which wobble all over the place for several seconds when you tap on them. It also allows you to just flip the screen over to show something to someone else.

                                                                Of course that was for a basically top end system at around $1k at the time, so not nearly so expensive in comparison.

                                                                • Mitchell Murphy
                                                                  Mitchell Murphy  2 weeks back

                                                                  make your website offer CAD prices. I live in Canada with you yet i see prices in USD

                                                                  • Josua D
                                                                    Josua D  2 weeks back

                                                                    "to sponsor like... ourselves"
                                                                    that's marketing on a whole new level man

                                                                    • TabalugaDragon
                                                                      TabalugaDragon  2 weeks back

                                                                      Why does the Zephirus have a modern CPU but a last-gen GPU?(FTX 1080 mq)?

                                                                      • Off-Grid Optimist
                                                                        Off-Grid Optimist  2 weeks back

                                                                        Honestly that's my number one pet peeve about laptops the fact that the screen is much smaller than your desktop options and that you're forced to keep it at the length of your fingertips without becoming a hunchback. Ergonomically laptops are the worst. Because you shouldn't be tilting your head down to table height. Clearly this doesn't solve both of those problems but at least it's a step in the right direction

                                                                        • Eric Boal
                                                                          Eric Boal  2 weeks back

                                                                          Love the Gamer Nexus shirt. You should get them to wear your swag on air lol

                                                                          • Pranay Anand
                                                                            Pranay Anand  2 weeks back

                                                                            Bro, you just posted Hinge!

                                                                            • Bill Garrison
                                                                              Bill Garrison  2 weeks back

                                                                              4:16 I disagree. Its only a 500 difference and you jump up from a 1080 max-q to a 2080. You go from [email protected] to [email protected] Those two things equal the 500 dollar difference in itself.

                                                                              • StarvingGeek
                                                                                StarvingGeek  2 weeks back

                                                                                this isn't new

                                                                                • Ruslan LUKOVSKII
                                                                                  Ruslan LUKOVSKII  2 weeks back

                                                                                  8:38 Saint Petersburg !!! I am watching this video from Saint Petersburg right now.

                                                                                  • Rafael Arturo Mateo Núñez

                                                                                    No pen support, no usability for me these days.

                                                                                    • Watashi Wa
                                                                                      Watashi Wa  2 weeks back

                                                                                      8:42 - Winter palace, Saint-Petersburg, Russia. I'm glad to see so random coincedence, i'm living here! From Russia with smile)

                                                                                      • Karol_K
                                                                                        Karol_K  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Can I just say how I appreciate you guys modelling for your own merch? A: it's cool and B: you can relate more than models

                                                                                        • flare tech
                                                                                          flare tech  2 weeks back

                                                                                          love the endgame reference

                                                                                          • Sellyei
                                                                                            Sellyei  2 weeks back

                                                                                            Old man was so surprised, his wig fell off :D

                                                                                            • Lil Chicken
                                                                                              Lil Chicken  2 weeks back

                                                                                              m8 is use a god damn office laptop for competitive games and even gta v witch works as smooth as babies skins

                                                                                              • Alex Landherr
                                                                                                Alex Landherr  2 weeks back

                                                                                                At 5:57, more like the early Compaq computers...