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  • Published: 20 December 2018
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Comments • 7 237

  • Ali Azam
    Ali Azam  5 hours back

    Who else thought that an apple ad was playing until 0:20

    • Edgar Renje
      Edgar Renje  7 hours back

      The Surface Pro is way better and really productive...

      • Ro Ro
        Ro Ro  1 days back

        Apple lives in a fool's paradise.

        • Ro Ro
          Ro Ro  1 days back

          Apple is just slow in innovating. iOS is a joke. iOS is a jukebox of what you are not allowed to do rather than what you can do using it.

          • Pranto Ghosh
            Pranto Ghosh  4 days back

            I bought the iPad Air 3 cuz I didn’t want my iPad to get folded in half

            • nasstasjiap
              nasstasjiap  5 days back

              I wonder what’s the Apple Pencil cover you have on... thanks for your great work!!!

              • Crimson Rain
                Crimson Rain  1 weeks back

                Watching from my tablet

                • Thecrew RD
                  Thecrew RD  1 weeks back

                  Actually i like my iPad but i cant replace my laptop with this, it feels slow to exactly what i want

                  • Barry Jewell
                    Barry Jewell  2 weeks back

                    Hmmm, Pad OS solves a lot of the issues you’ve just spoken about....

                    • shaesham
                      shaesham  2 weeks back

                      I liked the way you said "brand managers".

                      • David Boyd
                        David Boyd  2 weeks back

                        My 6th gen iPad mini has a headphone and jack 😍😊

                        • Gaming York
                          Gaming York  2 weeks back

                          I’m sorry

                          • Gaming York
                            Gaming York  2 weeks back

                            Ah man like sorry but screw you you don’t know how is iPad powerful and great

                            • Kylo Ren
                              Kylo Ren  2 weeks back

                              Some of these issues are addressed with upcoming iPadOS update

                              • ganerus
                                ganerus  2 weeks back

                                Pro to ipad: it's sexy as fuck
                                Cons: surface is better but the surface isn't sexy as fuck

                                • Danielle Morén
                                  Danielle Morén  3 weeks back

                                  Until fusion 360 or other products are avaiable on the ipad, i wont even concider buying it.

                                  • Karel Smítka
                                    Karel Smítka  3 weeks back

                                    .uck apple... their .ucking itunes was remarkable. They never really likes their customers. itunes is revenge on all human kind.

                                    • Alexandr Garlock
                                      Alexandr Garlock  3 weeks back

                                      Perfect for me. iPad + hackintosh+ gaming pc

                                      • Hannah
                                        Hannah  3 weeks back

                                        Linus: “hey, Apple, ..!..”
                                        Me: finally someone said it! 😂

                                        • [Bot] ben's minion
                                          [Bot] ben's minion  3 weeks back

                                          Apple is shit

                                          • Joshua Gonzalez
                                            Joshua Gonzalez  3 weeks back

                                            5:24 read between the lines Apple 😒

                                            • Omega Beta
                                              Omega Beta  3 weeks back

                                              2:55 what app is this hahahaha

                                              • AbnormallyNormal //
                                                AbnormallyNormal //  4 weeks back

                                                I know a professional scenic designer around the United States who uses an iPad Pro and a pencil after drafting by hand for 30+ years. He fucking loves it, and wouldn’t go back to hand drafting. He used a second generation MacBook Pro until this.


                                                That being said, I’m a college student, and I just bought a surface 🤷‍♂️

                                                • User
                                                  User  4 weeks back

                                                  I bought it and found that I couldn't just drag and drop a video onto it from my PC, cursed, but carried on, but then used the Apple Pencil and found out its impossible to navigate the UI with and said the hell with it. Returned it all the next day for a full refund. The iPad pro is nothing more then a big iPhone, I refuse to "wait and see if maybe I wish I wish upon a fish that iPad OS will magically solve all my problems" and bought a new laptop instead and have no regrets.

                                                  • Nullpointer
                                                    Nullpointer  1 months back

                                                    🅱rofessional

                                                    • Kausik Banerjee
                                                      Kausik Banerjee  1 months back

                                                      I think you criticise everything in the world

                                                      • Abid uzzaman Miah
                                                        Abid uzzaman Miah  1 months back

                                                        Apple only listens after linus says three and says to consider surface.. 😂😂😂

                                                        • Douglas SPRINGALL
                                                          Douglas SPRINGALL  1 months back

                                                          iPad Pro has software issues some websites do not work properly under its os such as being able to place orders in some websites.

                                                          • Neowise
                                                            Neowise  1 months back

                                                            Honestly, for taking notes in University nothing comes even close to being as good as a tablet. Doing my B.Sc completely with a Samsung Tab. I only need my Laptop for CAD, static programs and some occasional Java coding.

                                                            • creepy weeb
                                                              creepy weeb  1 months back

                                                              It ain’t a Linus tech tips video without a sponsor

                                                              • CyphDK
                                                                CyphDK  1 months back

                                                                The fact that I won't be able to connect an external drive easily is a big no for me.
                                                                I use an older Samsung Tab S3 when I'm out and doing my photography work, because then when I'm done shooting or just in the the middle of a shoot, I can easily just plug in my card reader and transfer some photos, edit them in Lightroom on the tablet and instantly upload to social media.

                                                                • Piet Privé
                                                                  Piet Privé  1 months back

                                                                  My 9.7 has a headphone plug and i am a pro

                                                                  • sonic 768
                                                                    sonic 768  1 months back

                                                                    The intro tho 😂😂😂

                                                                    • Chaz McCormack
                                                                      Chaz McCormack  1 months back

                                                                      I took the plunge and bought the iPad pro...Never thought I would say that being that I'm a Samsung knight..but..I come to embrace all technology!!

                                                                      • Andrew Stern
                                                                        Andrew Stern  1 months back

                                                                        is the into supposed to be funny ????

                                                                        • Josh Gorfain
                                                                          Josh Gorfain  1 months back

                                                                          i feel dumber having watched this.

                                                                          • Adam T. Lunde
                                                                            Adam T. Lunde  2 months back

                                                                            "Speaking of things that are awful, we shouldn't do segue like this." Cuts to seque.

                                                                            • confused bi teen
                                                                              confused bi teen  2 months back

                                                                              It can replace a laptop as long as you're not in need of desktop software


                                                                              Also Apple has given you more than enough time to ditch the headline jack, and all of the other points you have made can be fixed with either the iPadOS or a third party accessory

                                                                              • En Win
                                                                                En Win  2 months back

                                                                                He’s spot on the iPad Pro really is a secondary device. Definitely not replacing my 10.5 pro when it dies, the excitement fizzled out with the mostly useless apps and terrible file management system. Even gone back to to using pens and pencils and just scanning the pics.

                                                                                • Howard Skeivys
                                                                                  Howard Skeivys  2 months back

                                                                                  Tablets aren’t having an identity crisis. You are! There are a multitude of computing devices out there, all with their individual pros and cons. If you are unable to decide which product best suits your computing needs and requirements, don’t Blair or unjustly criticise the device.

                                                                                  • Mike Romero
                                                                                    Mike Romero  2 months back

                                                                                    1. If you were able to swipe up with your pencil, writing notes or drawing would be difficult and annoying.
                                                                                    2. I love you Linus but please try your best to not be so biased.
                                                                                    3. Your over exaggerating things too much to the point where I stop watching cuz I know it’s going to end up stupid.


                                                                                    I’m not a fan of apple myself but come on man.

                                                                                    • Malak Al danhani
                                                                                      Malak Al danhani  2 months back

                                                                                      I have the ipad

                                                                                      • Malak Al danhani
                                                                                        Malak Al danhani  2 months back

                                                                                        Oh i think you are talking about me

                                                                                        • Mike Mayaka
                                                                                          Mike Mayaka  2 months back

                                                                                          Opening segue, on point; closing segue, "awful".

                                                                                          • Isaac Cady
                                                                                            Isaac Cady  2 months back

                                                                                            1) I can access local files on my iPad pro 2. The folder is labeled “On My iPad.” It’s still really limited as you can’t make new master directories and have to use directories made by individual apps (inside which you can make new folders...).

                                                                                            2) Can’t you just connect a bluetooth keyboard to have keyboard shortcuts in Photoshop? (I personally have gotten to where I prefer Procreate and Affinity over the equivalent adobe programs, anyway, though.)

                                                                                            It’s not a replacement for me. But, as an artist, 99% of my digital workflow is now on the ipad pro. I didn’t ever intend for that to happen; it was a gift and I just fell in love with it as a drawing tablet.

                                                                                            • Hazel Glitter
                                                                                              Hazel Glitter  2 months back

                                                                                              Hey guys to be able to get the i7 vs the i5 in surface pro 6 you have to pay $1,699, but you can get the same HD space, Cellular enabled, bigger screen, and an ARM CPU thats 40% faster than an i7 in the iPad Pro(12.9) for $1499, but it's up to you guys, drawing on a screen with windows 10 you keep accidentally making the notifications pop out repeatedly

                                                                                              • Nathan Le
                                                                                                Nathan Le  2 months back

                                                                                                Just get a surface...

                                                                                                • Σταύρος Διαμαντής

                                                                                                  linus pls do an extra video for ipados 13 and engineering students