Are "Gaming" Parts ACTUALLY Faster?? - Final Answer

  • Published: 05 March 2018
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    "Gaming" components. Are they really that much better than the non-gaming ones? Let's find out.

    "All-Gaming" System:

    Rosewill Cullinan Gaming case on Amazon:
    Deepcool Gamer Storm fans on Amazon:
    Antec High Current Gamer 620W PSU on Amazon:
    Intel Core i5 8400 processor on Amazon:
    Deepcool Gamer Storm Captain 120 EX RGB on Amazon:
    ASUS Strix Z370-H Gaming motherboard on Amazon:
    16GB Apacer Commando DDR4 Gaming memory:
    EVGA GTX 1070 SC2 Gaming graphics card on Amazon:
    480GB Apacer Commando PT920 NVME SSD:

    "Regular" System:

    Corsair 600Q on Amazon:
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    Intel Core i5 8400 processor on Amazon:
    Corsair H60 AIO on Amazon:
    ASUS Prime Z370-A motherboard on Amazon:
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Comments • 4 790

  • Potato
    Potato  1 days back

    Just put a spoiler on it. It give you a 100+ fps.

    • Thane Zollman
      Thane Zollman  2 days back

      That was a neat video now in gonna go eat a gaming sandwich for lunch before swimming in my local gaming pool for the rest of the day and then going to sleep in my gaming bed

      • Luc Rathbun
        Luc Rathbun  2 days back

        Only 1-2 FPS Difference


        It's a competitve advantage

        • Steven Peter
          Steven Peter  2 days back

          Its all about that gaming carpet bruh

          • Forsain 45
            Forsain 45  2 days back

            Linus... it's umm... it's upside... it's upside down... turn the PC the right way up

            • Shiv Patel
              Shiv Patel  2 days back

              "vanilla" versus "gaming"

              • Marcus G
                Marcus G  4 days back

                Don't judge a book by it's cover.

                • Booty Loops
                  Booty Loops  4 days back


                  • Colin Mcguire
                    Colin Mcguire  4 days back

                    I think its just because people feel reasured when it says it gaming if thats what they are buying it for

                    • Ritz Gaming
                      Ritz Gaming  5 days back

                      Gaming intel hd 4000 vs normal 2080ti

                      • SplashNormous
                        SplashNormous  5 days back

                        Gaming flesh light.. Is it actually better of it were gaming??

                        • 20 Subscribers pleae
                          20 Subscribers pleae  6 days back

                          Adds on Gaming keyboard, gaming mouse, gaming headset Gaming mic, gaming mouse pad, gaming mic/headset stand, and gaming cables 😂😂

                          • EBHaenger
                            EBHaenger  6 days back

                            well i thougt one of the mane reasons is if a nontecky serches in google for broken or upgrateparts he/she is probably searching for "GAMING-GPU/CPU" or stuf like that

                            • M C
                              M C  6 days back

                              Do you know why shroud is the best gamer? He has an overclocked gaming chair.

                              • XW CUBING
                                XW CUBING  7 days back

                                No the only thing that makes a pc better is


                                • Joel Guzman
                                  Joel Guzman  7 days back

                                  Linus: What did we learn today*pause*
                                  Me: that with out the gimmick and company that prices would be double and a monopoly.
                                  Linus: that dollar shave club
                                  Me: ooh

                                  • Robert Sartino
                                    Robert Sartino  1 weeks back

                                    Don’t forget the monster gaming energy drink!!

                                    • himanshu piprikar
                                      himanshu piprikar  1 weeks back

                                      new era of body blows....

                                      • Crunchy Chicken
                                        Crunchy Chicken  1 weeks back

                                        I think you'r saying the normal PC is the real gaming PC

                                        • Ta5 Oficial
                                          Ta5 Oficial  1 weeks back

                                          but gamer storm is a brand of deepcool. like lexus of toyota

                                          • ZeroVizibility
                                            ZeroVizibility  2 weeks back

                                            This is true, one eye only sees 8GB of RAM.

                                            • Broodjekaas !
                                              Broodjekaas !  2 weeks back

                                              bruh is the left pc upside down?

                                              • Firing_Wolf
                                                Firing_Wolf  2 weeks back

                                                0:13 and gaming socks

                                                • HOLOriginal
                                                  HOLOriginal  2 weeks back

                                                  How many more fps did your gaming haircut get you?

                                                  • Khanh Nam
                                                    Khanh Nam  2 weeks back

                                                    That motherboard has RGB not gaming ?

                                                    Update: I have embarssed myself

                                                    • Igludoti lol
                                                      Igludoti lol  2 weeks back

                                                      Yo guys you know that you will play better if you have a GAMING desk right?

                                                      • karko mundih
                                                        karko mundih  2 weeks back

                                                        fe is regular ? wtf ?

                                                        • Brian McGaw
                                                          Brian McGaw  2 weeks back

                                                          But Linus, you forgot to turn on Gaming mode and apply the Gaming sauce! Duh...🤦‍♂️🤣

                                                          • Deadly Tuxedo
                                                            Deadly Tuxedo  2 weeks back

                                                            Well this was a waste of time

                                                            • DarthOliptius
                                                              DarthOliptius  2 weeks back

                                                              Only true gamers will appreciate that three percent difference

                                                              • ROh G
                                                                ROh G  3 weeks back

                                                                Where's my gaming bathroom with RGB flush

                                                                • Assassin Guljeet
                                                                  Assassin Guljeet  3 weeks back

                                                                  But it's RGB tho...

                                                                  • kentrann
                                                                    kentrann  3 weeks back

                                                                    My gpu until last year 6:29

                                                                    • JustANinja
                                                                      JustANinja  3 weeks back

                                                                      shhhhh, its to confuse fortnite kids and console players....

                                                                      • RaZe bikekiller4cash
                                                                        RaZe bikekiller4cash  3 weeks back

                                                                        It weird me out how the normal pc looks upside down 😂😂

                                                                        • AugieDog08
                                                                          AugieDog08  4 weeks back

                                                                          gaming toasters

                                                                          • Mr. Reese
                                                                            Mr. Reese  4 weeks back

                                                                            Of course the Gaming examples sell better when the higher level models have the word Gaming in them - for example, my MSI Gaming Z gfx card.

                                                                            • PegaBuRn
                                                                              PegaBuRn  4 weeks back

                                                                              2:37 caption this

                                                                              • ℲINNᴉsɥǝɹ
                                                                                ℲINNᴉsɥǝɹ  4 weeks back

                                                                                He mounted it just wrong

                                                                                • Fishum
                                                                                  Fishum  4 weeks back

                                                                                  Admittedly the gaming one was cheaper and outperformed the nongaming one in all tests, even if it is just marginally.

                                                                                  • MindlessYogurtclosset. im good at hating

                                                                                    Wtf the Nvidia gtx 1070 is a gaming card if you want to make an authentic regular system use 8gigs of ram a old intel cpu and than the energy saving version a 500gb harddrive and for graphics onboard or a gpu that isnt actually made for gaming so one that has like only 1gb vram or worse

                                                                                    • Maximilian Zhan
                                                                                      Maximilian Zhan  4 weeks back

                                                                                      TLDR Version: "No"

                                                                                      • Boba Tea Master
                                                                                        Boba Tea Master  4 weeks back

                                                                                        Linus I’m pretty sure all of your subs have a gaming pc ( except for me 🥺)

                                                                                        • Benjámin Péter
                                                                                          Benjámin Péter  4 weeks back

                                                                                          You're tellling me...
                                                                                          Gaming RGB doesn't make the PC faster?

                                                                                          • Steven Kelly
                                                                                            Steven Kelly  1 months back

                                                                                            He says regular pc and I can’t afford anything he mentioned

                                                                                            • joe nodden
                                                                                              joe nodden  1 months back

                                                                                              Well the numbers are better. Not by much, but they are technically better.

                                                                                              • Luke Septer
                                                                                                Luke Septer  1 months back

                                                                                                3:10 this is total nonsense, everyone knows rgb gives performance increase

                                                                                                • GAMING TRUTH
                                                                                                  GAMING TRUTH  1 months back

                                                                                                  No its not like that if you put rgb on an old pc it il blow up cuz the rgb is waaay too powerful

                                                                                              • Specter Erfz
                                                                                                Specter Erfz  1 months back

                                                                                                6:45 this guy to funny 😂 subscribed