Okay, Google… What happened?

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  • Koodge
    Koodge Day ago

    for fucks sake i almost thought the beginning of the video was a fucking ad for a few seconds after I already skipped one.

    • Koodge
      Koodge Day ago

      4:25 its just like an ipad keyboard / garbage apple cases?

  • Number 39 Utopia
    Number 39 Utopia 7 days ago

    Chrome book and windows are good mic are bad 🖕🏼APPLE

  • Alex McCaffrey
    Alex McCaffrey 7 days ago

    Perhaps if you stopped trying to compare ChromeOS with Windows or MacOS you might be able to see where it excels.

  • Misran Umit
    Misran Umit 7 days ago

    You can download linux onto it.

  • Clark Kent
    Clark Kent 7 days ago +4

    Chrome os is basically a chrome browser and it cost $1000. Are they trying to be Apple?

  • InventorZahran 327
    InventorZahran 327 8 days ago +2

    Could this device be called a "tabtop" or a "laplet"?

  • Chaz Mac
    Chaz Mac 9 days ago

    It's crap..
    I, who is a Samsung knight...bit the bullet and got the iPad pro "11" and talk about quality..sorry to say...iOS pad won in my book

  • Michael Bouman
    Michael Bouman 9 days ago

    I feel like Google moved away from "replace your desktop with a Chromebook" to "replace your unreliable Walmart $99 Android tablet with a Chromebook" And it really doesn't do the hardware justice in alot of cases. I feel like Chrome OS makes more sense replacing Android on tablets, than it does on laptops or desktops. That being said, I'm more likely to replace my Android based Galaxy Tab Pro from the 2014's with a "yoga" style Chromebook such as the Samsung Chromebook Pro or one of Lenovo/Dell/Samsung's other offerings, than I am to buy a Samsung Galaxy Tab S4. As great as Android is on phones, and as elegant as Samsung's designs are, I don't feel like it has scaled well on tablets over time. I feel like this is also partly intentional on Google's part in some ways.

  • Pleasantly Rusty
    Pleasantly Rusty 9 days ago


  • hr1100
    hr1100 10 days ago

    Just checked the pricing. Google is simply retarded. This useless things costs as much as dell xps. Fuck off.

  • Joris U.
    Joris U. 11 days ago +1

    I can just feel his disappointment ...

  • ClawRic
    ClawRic 11 days ago +2

    Don't think putting your sponsor in the trash can is a good idea.

  • Ankur Kumar
    Ankur Kumar 12 days ago

    Something that just works, and is polished???? Did Linus just made a case for buying Apple products?

  • Luka Šauperl
    Luka Šauperl 13 days ago

    "to be fair" - Letterkenny

  • Joshua C.
    Joshua C. 13 days ago

    Your summary of this article expresses the precise reason why I was so flustered when I was shopping for my Surface 3, finding reviews, that basically *all of them* said "Just get an iPad Pro."
    .... *No.* The iPad Pro is not the computer I'm shopping for.
    The SURFACE is the computer I'm shopping for, and I want to see what it can do!
    (Note, this was last-gen iPad Pro, and Surface 3 series machines, when the Surface 4 series was just coming out. Yes, I'm broke as piss, I shop old gen, so sue me.)

  • Brian Kitchens
    Brian Kitchens 15 days ago

    Google engineers: We need to put the stylus somewhere.
    Google managers: Do we though??

  • V. Sriram Sundar
    V. Sriram Sundar 15 days ago

    *Just use Google Docs*

  • Adam Naja
    Adam Naja 15 days ago

    When you watch his videos only for the intro and promo 😂😂😂

  • Jack Go
    Jack Go 16 days ago

    A moment of silence for those who bought the Pixel Slate

  • Eric P
    Eric P 17 days ago +1

    I wouldn’t say Chrome OS is bad, it just doesn’t suit my daily need in comparison to Windows or Linux.

    • Eric P
      Eric P 16 days ago

      Lucas James Yes, Chrome OS has a Linux based Kernel and Linux based terminal that can support Linux apps. However, Chrome OS is mostly used as a browser/search engine.

    • Lucas James
      Lucas James 16 days ago

      Chrome OS is Linux based

  • confused bi teen
    confused bi teen 18 days ago

    128gb of storage isn't exactly that bad for a Chromebook

  • Pacey Kent
    Pacey Kent 18 days ago


  • Pacey Kent
    Pacey Kent 18 days ago

    I've felt with worse.

  • XS Smoke
    XS Smoke 20 days ago +2

    Challenge:Use Surface RT as daily Driver for a week

  • n!tromy
    n!tromy 21 day ago

    They're not making anymore tablets

    Fucking thank god

  • Reinaldo Cruz Sierra
    Reinaldo Cruz Sierra 22 days ago

    you miss linux

  • Vincent Foronda
    Vincent Foronda 24 days ago

    Samsung tab s4 is way more better

  • Naray Daniels
    Naray Daniels 26 days ago

    This is linus's house👉🏠No, that's illegal
    This is linus' trash can👉🚮
    Ooh imma bout to dive in Woahooooooa

  • Alex Andreba
    Alex Andreba 26 days ago

    Loved the Google Docs joke xd

  • imicca
    imicca 28 days ago

    iOS13 has both external support and mouse support, ENJOY updated iPad

  • Chmkin Nuggs
    Chmkin Nuggs 29 days ago

    If Apple made that keyboard it would be $5999 and not include any keys which would cost $999.

  • John Sweeney
    John Sweeney 29 days ago

    Is no one talking about the Thor Ragnarok intro?

  • Chaige Baker
    Chaige Baker Month ago

    Your timeline is off, they have actually released 4 devices, as there was a Chromebook pixel 2 in 2015

  • Hudson music
    Hudson music Month ago

    ChromeOS is a joke

  • V. Sriram Sundar
    V. Sriram Sundar Month ago

    Would be better if you had included the pixel c tablet as it was supposed to be designed as a tablet sequel for the chromebook pixel and to run chrome OS. But at last they implemented the freaking Android which is a bad OS for laptops/tablets.

  • Pierre khoury
    Pierre khoury Month ago

    bad music throughout the video

  • William Kenzie
    William Kenzie Month ago

    I think Linus hates Chrome OS only because it's based of Linux... Because I have no problems with it XD

    • William Kenzie
      William Kenzie 28 days ago

      @xXxLaserCrafterxXx you've never heard of Chrome OS on a CHROMEbook? They go as low as $100, plus, did you hear several times in the video where he said the software (aka Chrome OS) sucks?

    • xXxLaserCrafterxXx
      xXxLaserCrafterxXx 28 days ago

      he doesn't hate chrome OS, he hates it for the fact that its on a $1000 device

  • First Name Last Name
    First Name Last Name Month ago +2

    I must be confused or something because I thought Chrome OS the point of it was that you didn't need any storage on your computer because you were just using the internet for everything hence the name Chrome otherwise they would have called it Desktop Android or something

    • V. Sriram Sundar
      V. Sriram Sundar Month ago

      Yes. Now it seems like chrome OS is just Android as multitasking and a desktop chrome browser. Literally it should join the family of Android devices. Like
      Android Phones
      Android TVs
      Android Wear
      Android Auto and finally...
      Android desktop.

  • VanMan 23
    VanMan 23 Month ago +2

    The Pixel Slate is basically even more pointless to buy compared to the iPad Pro now that iPad OS added the basic desktop features that made the Pixel Slate, arguably, better than the iPad initially.

  • PirateB99999
    PirateB99999 Month ago

    Just bought a Chromebook and what a waste of time stick to windows or apple :(( maybe if they included 1 tb of cloud storage might help

  • Alexa Xiaolin
    Alexa Xiaolin Month ago


  • Yusuf Jamal
    Yusuf Jamal Month ago

    3:43 "look closelier" - Linus, New Year Eve

  • jameswalker199
    jameswalker199 Month ago

    I'm sorry, but the surface pens are useless. I've tried them and they have such aggressive missclick prevention that you can't even open the start menu with the pen. I'd rather a dumb stylus that the screen thinks is a finger if the smart pen acts like that.

  • gskema
    gskema Month ago

    "just use google docs" lmao

  • Ryan Ford
    Ryan Ford Month ago

    iPad: great tablet
    Surface: great laptop
    Slate: great paperweight

  • sanic the hegehog
    sanic the hegehog Month ago

    The brydge keyboard is made of metal not plastic

  • xXuidmod
    xXuidmod Month ago

    Why is your sponsor in the trash can. Mod mics are actually pretty good.

  • See Gotcha
    See Gotcha Month ago

    1:42 she is gone miss her

  • See Gotcha
    See Gotcha Month ago

    Damn intro.

  • nig ward
    nig ward Month ago +1

    Still my 2016 ipad pro better than this

  • ryanmc44
    ryanmc44 Month ago

    scrapyard wars plz

  • Complex Sudo
    Complex Sudo Month ago

    You should check out HP's Chromebook X2 if this device interest you, while it only comes in the m3 config. It comes with a proper keyboard, the wacom pen, and is about $400 cheaper.

  • ya boi
    ya boi Month ago

    Even the tablets a sellout jesus. You brainwashed it.

  • Arun Mani
    Arun Mani Month ago

    It would be hilarious if this video were edited on an ipad

  • Player_Illuminati
    Player_Illuminati Month ago

    you messed up the title it would have been a good punnnn it should have been "Okay Google, What happened?"

    • Player_Illuminati
      Player_Illuminati Month ago

      @ConLee look at the commaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

    • ConLee
      ConLee Month ago

      That is the title?

  • dmndcolb
    dmndcolb Month ago +1

    put windows 10 in it and then it count be a Microsoft surface
    might be a little slow

  • FH Aziiz
    FH Aziiz Month ago +46

    I would like to see a re review for the iPad with the new iPadOS

    • Smurdle450
      Smurdle450 17 days ago +1

      Well guess what. He did.

  • Flufflebut
    Flufflebut Month ago

    the b roll here is always so primo :)

  • Zipzeolocke
    Zipzeolocke Month ago

    Does Microsoft Word have that you need so badly that Google Docs doesn't have?
    and why does both Google and Apple hardware costs so much? They are both big powerful companies with lots of money, do they really need to charge an arm and a leg for their products? They would probably sell more quantity if their prices were more affordable

  • Kealan5199
    Kealan5199 Month ago +1

    There needs to be a comparison when ipadOS comes out

  • Samreen Sagheer
    Samreen Sagheer Month ago +1

    iPad pro now has mouse support and external memory support

    • Space
      Space Month ago

      @Lord Katakuri how so? from using iPadOS on the newest iPad pro the mouse acts just as you would expect!

    • Lord Katakuri
      Lord Katakuri Month ago

      Not really mouse support though.

  • Kevin Hall
    Kevin Hall Month ago

    USclip mysteriously wont load this video

  • Faisal Islam
    Faisal Islam Month ago

    Most disappointing device ever made by Google

  • Michael Collins
    Michael Collins Month ago

    for $1000 i can buy a pretty decent Windows Laptop and even game on triple A titles...oh and run a full Desktop OS. I remember when they started showing off Chrome OS years ago and i was super excited cuz i do love google innovation but once i tried it, i was super disappointed. Then they added Android App support which was cool too, until i tried it, it was a little better than an Android tablet but not worth buying one. I have a cheap laptop, a gaming desktop and an Android phone (Pixels), which is all i need. I do see this becoming awesome once Google Stadia comes out, that way you can play AAA titles on a chromebook for a small fee, but then I'd just save my money and buy a cheaper chromebook.
    For now, i am sticking with my Phone and Desktop PC.

  • Kasra Nesari
    Kasra Nesari Month ago

    He really is against iOS isn’t he

  • Papepo Mamemo
    Papepo Mamemo Month ago

    tablets should not try to be a laptop. 2 different categories.

  • Rick
    Rick Month ago

    I could see this as a nice supplement to my desktop IF the total package were more polished. Even with the price drop nothing is going to make this a need to have. It's a want at best and I'd rather put the tech budget into keeping my computer and smartphone modern.

  • Merlin Ambrosius
    Merlin Ambrosius Month ago

    This is kinda sad.

  • Hridoy Govinda Das
    Hridoy Govinda Das Month ago

    10:16 ! lol

  • Hridoy Govinda Das
    Hridoy Govinda Das Month ago

    Chrome OS is trash.

  • a little boy
    a little boy Month ago

    lol, google hardware

  • Danny E
    Danny E Month ago

    I'm sorry, but you missed a great opportunity in the end to please both audiences and sponsors. We know that the Pixel was thrown in the bin, and with it was a sponsored item (the ModMic). Down here in the comments a lot of people have noticed that. So here is my proposition:
    In the outro, you go near the bin to, supposedly, pick up the Pixel (a glint of hope if you will). Instead you go for a water bottle... hmm, something's not quite right here.
    Where did this bottle come from?? I didn't get it.
    So, how about you go for the sponsored ModMic instead? It makes it much more believable that the Pixel would feel sad about this (despite it not being able to talk or emote) since we know that the ModMic is already there. This would make much more sense, it would also show that the ModMic is not as worthless as the pixel is shown to be.
    I find that once you establish a joke, returning to it allows for a zinger that becomes entirely more clever and more funny. A USclipr who does this quite frequently is Scott The Woz, checkout his gaming (not tech) related videos, he does them effectively.

    Alas, I'm just a viewer. I know you put A LOT of effort into your videos, the amount of time, effort and money spent, those sponsors really help I'm sure. I just thought I'd comment in my thoughts. I loved the other 13 minutes and 24 seconds though!

  • Isaac Andersen
    Isaac Andersen 2 months ago

    Google just got roasted!

  • Maat da burb
    Maat da burb 2 months ago


  • Castekn2796
    Castekn2796 2 months ago

    To the type of people who use a stylus**

  • daniel hoover
    daniel hoover 2 months ago

    Do a Chrome Box review with suggestions. I hate macOS and Windows

  • voltare2amstereo
    voltare2amstereo 2 months ago

    X86, might be worth while of it can run Windows

  • Didaka D
    Didaka D 2 months ago

    Put some hinges and you've got a laptop.

  • nathan talongsig
    nathan talongsig 2 months ago

    these intros is better written than season 8 of game of thrones

  • D L
    D L 2 months ago

    google chromebook a very disappointing experience feels like a beta product

  • Daniel Black
    Daniel Black 2 months ago

    10:08 I love how they make iPads the afterthought even though they're so popular that when you refer to a tablet, you say iPad, kind of like how you Gmail instead of e-mail

  • StimpYJCatZ
    StimpYJCatZ 2 months ago

    Imho still nothing beats the surface tablets, I used the pro3 for a few years and the only thing I was missing was usb ports :)

  • Leo Harper
    Leo Harper 2 months ago

    i don't get why chromebooks are bad because i use one EVERY DAY! and it was my first computer
    my phone is a...


    • Derek Li
      Derek Li 2 months ago

      Some bitches just don’t understand that PCs are infinitely better than chrome books.

  • keiichiiownsu12
    keiichiiownsu12 2 months ago +1

    "Use google docs!"
    "Hey! I use whatever word processor I want!"

    Le me: "Why not VIM --> [Pandoc] --> PDF?"

  • artur_zombie yt
    artur_zombie yt 2 months ago

    only way i want to choose this tablet with windows 10

  • Parker Wilkins
    Parker Wilkins 2 months ago +1

    at least it's not as bad as youtube rewind 2018

    Nothing is

  • AvatarFriday
    AvatarFriday 2 months ago

    Honestly more sponsor spots like this.

  • Mayor Zander
    Mayor Zander 2 months ago

    3:34 closlier?

  • Butterfly Simmer
    Butterfly Simmer 2 months ago

    Or just spend £250 on a Chromebook?

  • Corey Wray
    Corey Wray 2 months ago

    You guys should do a review on the Mobile Studio Pro 16 i7. :D
    4k monitor, 8k pressure levels sensitivity pen, 3D sensor scanner, 512gb ssd, Quadro M1000M 4GB GDDR5. Also, it's running all on windows 10.
    Also, I need a proper solution in making it more portable. I am liking your guys reviews on the Ipad, Surface, and this Chrome Slate, all of those have what I want but the pen and windows is a really big deal for me. The surface feels like you're using a crayon, and the iPad doesn't have that... what's that called? Easy access to my files. Also the pencil doesn't have a button to pan around 3D models. HOWEVER, all of these things have what I need; a longer battery life, lighter and more portable, probably some form of water resistant solution, and a case with a nice keyboard built in (the chrome thing looks sucky but still better than what I have now.) I'm petrified of transporting this thing anywhere even in a light mist of rain in my backpack under protective layers.
    I am considering selling it and going back to my standard tablet and just try making either the surface or the ipad pencil work (the pen coupled with 4k display, and the usb3 ports are the only things keeping me on the fence about selling.)

  • Fixin
    Fixin 2 months ago

    That intro totally sounded like a My name is Earl reference!!!

  • Dion Starfire
    Dion Starfire 2 months ago

    Looks like some of the clickbait titles got missed in the re-titling sweep.

  • Schpankme Verimuch
    Schpankme Verimuch 2 months ago

    Google says, HEY! we can charge just like Apple.

  • B. E. Richardson
    B. E. Richardson 2 months ago

    google docs better

  • Josh12342
    Josh12342 2 months ago +5

    Just compare those speakers to the LG G7's speakers, sounds pretty avg

  • Alexey Souvorkin
    Alexey Souvorkin 2 months ago

    5:18 Not having leg seizures would help with this.

  • Riley The Gamer!
    Riley The Gamer! 2 months ago

    I am running chrome os..... LET ME TELL YOU USclip ON MY LAPTOP (CHROME OS) SUCKS!!!!!! my trackpad is broken..... I WANT TO RUN A VIRUS!!!!!! am I weird? GOOGLE PLS DONT SEE THIS!!!!! when my pixel is old and very old or when it is UNUSABLE I will install LINUX!!!!!!!!!! UBUNTU HERE I COME!!!!!

  • Howard Lam
    Howard Lam 2 months ago +1

    To be future of computing, it has to be affordable first.

  • VanMan 23
    VanMan 23 2 months ago +1

    iPad Pro: Best tablet ever; not so good for replacing a laptop for most people.
    Surface Pro: Great laptop for having a tablet form factor, not so good at being a tablet.
    Pixel Slate: Claims to be the best of both worlds, ended up being a huge ass lie.
    Overall, this why 2 in 1s don't work. I've owned a 2 in 1 before, and I always just use the most developed part of that device, wasting the other flagship feature. It's better to just keep the product categories separate. Personally, I prefer for a company to simply increase the capabilities of one of the categories of the device and make it more versatile. Surprisingly enough, Apple is actually closer to this than Microsoft or Google. Their iPad Pro is by far the most versatile tablet ever created. It's not laptop-levels of versatility, but it is getting there, and hopefully iOS 13 does make it be like that versatile tablet that can be an alternative to many pros' laptops without heavy adjustments.
    Google could have easily done this before Apple if they just optimized their Android apps to the hardware of the Pixel Slate and make Chorme OS more touch friendly. But no, they only did the half measure of slapping on the play store in to chrome OS, removed the keyboard and trackpad, and sold the device as a tablet that can be a laptop, assuming you buy the $200 keyboard cover. Honestly, Google simply doesn't try hard with hardware. They should really just stick to the search engine and their office features.

    • leebee1100
      leebee1100 2 months ago

      VanMan 23 well said. I concur.

  • Just Chilling
    Just Chilling 2 months ago +89

    iPad: Great tablet which just isn’t good enough for a pc with a amazing pen
    Surface: Amazing laptop with some tablet input but just isn’t good enough for just tablet use
    Slate: a laggy terrible laptop and a no good tablet with no optimization

    • Alpay
      Alpay 3 days ago

      @Myles Garrett Ig & Twit is at symbol krjiiie why lightning? Ipad Pro uses USB C if you own the Pro that is.

    • torture.io
      torture.io 6 days ago

      I use the iPad Pro and I like it better than a desktop cause I prefer tablets In the first place

    • Just Chilling
      Just Chilling 29 days ago

      V. Sriram Sundar Yeah

    • V. Sriram Sundar
      V. Sriram Sundar Month ago +2

      %100 agreed. Surface Pro will always remain the best 2 in 1 than the laggy Pixel Slate. However iPad boasts in tablet UI so iPad and Windows tablets are the best.

    • Myles Garrett Ig & Twit is at symbol krjiiie
      Myles Garrett Ig & Twit is at symbol krjiiie Month ago +1

      Just Chilling As a college student the iPad and iPadOS will be a huge help (even tho I have to buy a Lightning-(anything dongle))