Are YOU a Cheap-ass Gamer? - Dell G3

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Comments • 7 319

  • steven stevenson
    steven stevenson 3 hours ago

    I have just bought this Laptop have i messed up ?

  • Flippy Studios
    Flippy Studios Day ago

    a day in the life of a modest gamer

  • ronch550
    ronch550 2 days ago

    I chose the Nitro 5 over the G3 just last week. I like how the Nitro looks. It's decidedly a gaming laptop without looking gaudy. Reminds me of PlayStation 2 and 4.

  • Nicky Thepro
    Nicky Thepro 3 days ago

    I have a 300$ and tried to play rainbow six siege. With dumb ass graphic. I'm a more cheapest gamer

  • rockyfear88
    rockyfear88 3 days ago

    Great video!
    From Russia with love :)

  • kevin ham
    kevin ham 3 days ago

    your videos are so awesome

  • Nathan candela-habana

    I have the HP stream 11, it was $200 I play roblox on it, the laptop it self is bad :)

  • SunStrider
    SunStrider 4 days ago

    Why do I hate this motherfucker?

  • Krish Talati
    Krish Talati 5 days ago

    Its not that bad

  • prateek rout
    prateek rout 5 days ago

    That's not cheap in india.....around $1200

  • Its Sebs
    Its Sebs 5 days ago

    I need a laptop for school on a ~700/800 budget.. someone knows a good laptop?

  • Tautvydas Nomeika
    Tautvydas Nomeika 5 days ago

    I have a Lenovo IdeaPad 330s . Am I a cheap ass gamer

  • Nick M
    Nick M 5 days ago

    I'm really not feeling this format, it seems so plain and repetitive after about 40 seconds.

  • Kull Dude
    Kull Dude 5 days ago

    Though there is a better model with 16gb of ram and a 256gb ssd plus an i7 8th gen

  • Aakash Vijaya
    Aakash Vijaya 6 days ago

    17-inch) Legion Y740 laptop vs Dell G7 17 7790??? which one is better overall build and gaming, and watching multimedia content?

  • Gref OwO
    Gref OwO 6 days ago

    I can play most games around 60hz. I can play God Eater on 60hz on GD with just a laptop that cost 1k. I can play csgo and fallout 4 on Ultra. But I gotta play fo76 on medium or high settings. This is the Lenoveo Legion y520. Why cant you just get one of these then a 2k Dollar PC. Medium/High isent far off from Ultra

  • Vidhan Bhatt
    Vidhan Bhatt 6 days ago

    Lmao watching with this exact model

  • Noah Hastings
    Noah Hastings 7 days ago


  • Rain Hopper
    Rain Hopper 7 days ago +1

    Hp or dell gaming laptop which one better?

  • Pixelated Developers

    I have a g5 with an i7 8700hq hexa core fite me brother

  • Key Silver
    Key Silver 8 days ago

    Omg finally a fucking gaming laptop that won't draw a bullseye of "please mug me and steal my pricy machine" on my back.

  • Madhavan Rajagopalan

    I love the bg during narration

  • BatGamer067
    BatGamer067 8 days ago +1

    *Are you a cheap-ass gamer?*
    Welp, this spoilt my mood :/

  • Unnamed Player The Nongamer

    I have an Acer Nitro N50-600 with a GTX 1060 6gb GDDR5 VRAM, Intel Core i5 6-Core 2.8GHz Processor, a 256GB SATA SSD, and 12GB of DDR4 RAM, and all of that was worth around $700 as a prebuilt PC.
    So no, I wouldn't say I am one.

  • AndreasH900
    AndreasH900 9 days ago

    I am bit off cheap ass gamer i got laptop with 1050ti

  • BebadeeBoy 808
    BebadeeBoy 808 9 days ago +1

    I’m Not a cheap-ass. I’m More like a poor-ass

  • The Indoor Outdoorsman

    Tell people the truth, it's absolute garbage. I'm trying to use it right now. Less than 24 hours of ownership, it crashes and freezes constantly, the system will not recognize any headphones plugged in and continues to play sound through the system speakers, battery is awful and the computer goes to sleep if you unplug it. It won't wake up either, it takes several minutes of hard power ons and offs to get it to finally boot.

    Don't even get me started on the internet. The wifi is terrible, my phone sitting right beside it will get 2 or 3 times the download and upload rate, even with the laptop hard wired to the modem. Using the same connection.
    I haven't even been able to try and play a game of any kind on it because everything freezes and crashes instantly, often turning the entire laptop off. And the bloatware... My God, the bloatware... Dell installed 204GB, TWO HUNDRED FOUR GIGABYTES of their factory bloatware. ONE FIFTH OF THE ENTIRE HDD IS BLOATWARE.

  • Zezo Noaman
    Zezo Noaman 10 days ago

    I am Engineering student I want the laptop for programming and some edit and some heavy games ( assassins creed - gta v -witcher 3 -fifa -etc …) and I want it to stay more years with me (long term ) I donot mean that it can run the games in the coming 8-9 years but I mean that it can still live good with me for that time

    1- A brand New Lenovo ideapad 520 ( i7 8550u + mx150 4gb +16gb ddr4 ram + 2t hdd )

    2 - A used Acer nitro 5 ( i5 8300h + gtx 1050ti 4gb + 8gb ram ddr4 + 2t sshd segate firecuda + 256 ssd (m2 nvme ) )

    I hope you to answer at my Q and the long term is really important for me

  • Yalmeno H
    Yalmeno H 11 days ago

    I just bought one dell g3, the specs are really good for its price (I live in Mexico) , but i had to upgrade the HDD to a SSD because the default drive was to slow

  • Cheung Haynes
    Cheung Haynes 11 days ago

    Great review! Personally I love the look of G3. ;)

  • Mason Culver
    Mason Culver 11 days ago

    You’re the end of the video and still waiting for this fucktard to tell us it was good or not

  • Munaza Rehman
    Munaza Rehman 12 days ago +1

    Man you say that laptop is crap but you should know some of us budget gamers are thankful for a $200 laptop and you are saying that a $850 laptop isnt worth it.
    Id give ANYTHING for that Dell G3.
    Edit :- the Acer Aspire 5 ($570) is a waaayy better potion so bye bye Dell G3.

  • Tim Huggins
    Tim Huggins 12 days ago

    Lol i can Totally relate ! This is about my Dell laptop needs with why i bought the 2017 / 18 equiv of g3 but mine has intel i7 being my DELL inspiron 5577 . All is well in day use other than its loose keyboard already after 6 months light use but im dreaming of the day soon to upgrade my 8gb ram and get I.P.S screen instead and tougher keyboard with maybe fancy lights ! 😂

  • Alvin Bong Hui Min
    Alvin Bong Hui Min 13 days ago

    This or Acer Nitro 5

  • Carlos Ferrari
    Carlos Ferrari 13 days ago

    5:04 - who else paused to read this? lol

  • Rahul Rao
    Rahul Rao 14 days ago +1

    Are you showing offf , fucking asshole , ✊🏿💦💦💦, send your Chinese bitch I will fuck her up ☠️

  • Richie Rich
    Richie Rich 14 days ago

    6:03 who actually plays games on the track pad of a gaming lapt

  • mysteryperson twentytwo

    You can't really make fun of someone because they can't afford a 3,000 laptop, I mean, it's good enough to play pretty much any video game at a good frame rate.

  • my penis is unbelievably small, but

    I'll never understand why manufacturers don't just put a 7200rpm drive in their laptops, it's such a minimal cost when you're buying drives wholesale but such a major difference to the consumer

  • Josiah
    Josiah 15 days ago

    Listen Linus If it works it’s good

  • Janglenutter
    Janglenutter 15 days ago

    G3 15 gives you a laptop with a quad core i5 8300, 1050TI 4GB, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 1TBSSHD for under $700. That's not really giving up a lot, it's pretty equal to what you'd get in a desktop in the same range. Especially if you take into consideration that most laptops in the $600-$700 range come with integrated Intel graphics, the G3 is a damn good deal.

  • NitroJon Science
    NitroJon Science 15 days ago

    What laptops are after the Surface Laptop 2?

  • Thomas Andersen
    Thomas Andersen 15 days ago

    I got a Dell g3 on sale, it's not bad for the price. Only issue is when it's unplugged it gets 15fps instead of 60fps. Does this happen for any one else.

  • Jonas A.
    Jonas A. 17 days ago

    Im gaming on a G3 and i love it playing 120fps fortnite!

    Is it worth it? Yes!

  • Saurav Pagde
    Saurav Pagde 17 days ago


  • stelios vafeiadhs
    stelios vafeiadhs 17 days ago

    i got a gt940mx i5 7200 8ddr4 ram for 480euro
    i am a cheap ass gamer xd

  • Damien Luedtke
    Damien Luedtke 18 days ago

    LMFAO, Linus got me rolling, so true though.

  • Carson Cavanaugh
    Carson Cavanaugh 18 days ago

    haha dell g3 gang

  • Andres Gomez
    Andres Gomez 18 days ago

    Are the fans really as loud as people say

  • ExplosiveWookiesVacation

    Average Person: Spends a reasonable amount of money on a laptop that also has gaming functionality
    Linus: Labels him as cheap

  • ExplosiveWookiesVacation

    "Molasses-slow 5400 rpm hard drive." Umm, ok. I think most people are fine with a hard drive of that speed. You're looking at maybe 3 more seconds max of loading and boot times.

  • kolop1
    kolop1 19 days ago

    I feel like the Dell G3 is good fot eh gamer on the go who does not want to spend more than $1,000.

  • Just my Opinion
    Just my Opinion 19 days ago

    1:51 the cringe!!!! 😂😂🤣

  • robin milford
    robin milford 20 days ago

    This is just too relatable. I've got a Dell inspiron 15, with similar spec. I have installed an 1 tb external hard drive and 8 gb ram. Beside poor battery life it's been great Laptop.

  • MarMallowz
    MarMallowz 20 days ago

    my parents bought me the the version which has i5, 4gb ram, 4gb gtx1050, can i game on it or should i add additional ram and add atleast 128gb ssd? im a newbie to this kind of laptop

  • Issa C
    Issa C 20 days ago

    One the most innovative way to promote a product yet

  • Rai Jin
    Rai Jin 20 days ago

    >costs 2700 In my shitty ass 3rd world country.
    Yeah no thanks.

  • Akshay Kumar Chhetri

    I can get a laptop charged with Gtx 1060 , in that price.

  • mohammed salah
    mohammed salah 21 day ago

    hellow guys , am an interior designer so am working on 3dsmax Autocad and photoshop so am rendering alot and i play csgo and pubg , should i buy this laptop?? i have here dell g3 8750h with 1050ti with 8gb of ram , is it good?

  • Shayaan Khan
    Shayaan Khan 22 days ago

    The Dell G7 is also very good

  • Tikkins
    Tikkins 22 days ago

    That title hurts my feelings i just bought the G3, as for Me, I own a G3 because I’m a kid so...

  • mahir rahman
    mahir rahman 22 days ago

    Loved it bro. ❤👌🙌😁

  • Alex Wang
    Alex Wang 22 days ago

    This thing has a model with I5 processor and GTX 1060 Max-Q in China. I didn't find this specific model anywhere else. Anyway, this laptop looks like the one that I could carry to the lab without getting attention like other gaming laptops. It appears as a semi-business laptop but still running MATLAB fast. If I want to play PC games, desktop is obviously a better option. Why would I choose baking my hands on laptop and enduring the loud mini fan, rather than enjoying those 27s and a full size mechanical keyboard?

  • I Fernandez I
    I Fernandez I 22 days ago

    1:51 press F to pay respeks

  • Mason Davis
    Mason Davis 22 days ago

    alert a dedicated graphics card has entered the room

  • Mason Davis
    Mason Davis 22 days ago

    lol laptop gamers in their natural habitat

  • Jaxxed
    Jaxxed 23 days ago

    5:37 logan paul?

  • Masonman0726 Fortnite
    Masonman0726 Fortnite 23 days ago

    I have the acre nitro 5 it’s pretty good

  • that bitch
    that bitch 23 days ago

    I wish I could get a more expensive gaming laptop but I'm lower class 😞

  • Radiancy :3
    Radiancy :3 23 days ago

    Most emotional video i have watched this year

  • Dom
    Dom 23 days ago

    i got one for 700 on sale w 8gb and the normal 1tb hdd

  • Anime Visions
    Anime Visions 23 days ago

    I got this today

  • Lilium213
    Lilium213 23 days ago

    4:35 DAAAAMN, that Apple Trackpad is HUGE

  • CrazyCat
    CrazyCat 24 days ago

    But doesn't RGB increase FPS?

  • panto mk
    panto mk 24 days ago

    This is like tv show very entertaining 😎

  • Andrew Cefaratti
    Andrew Cefaratti 24 days ago

    I have the dell g3 15 and it is really good I love it

  • Aciimov
    Aciimov 25 days ago

    6:23 Just curious why the other (the razer and uh...) two's face not shown...

  • Fortnite Certified
    Fortnite Certified 27 days ago

    Intro was funny 😂😂

  • Panda Monarch
    Panda Monarch 27 days ago

    So you’re making fun of people who don’t have the money to afford a better laptop? Smh pathetic. I have a g5 and it’s perfect for gaming.

  • Hyphen
    Hyphen 28 days ago

    "Cheap ass gamer" *Shows laptop with GTX 1050 Ti*
    A cheap ass gamer like me would opt for a laptop with a mx150

  • Mo Amin
    Mo Amin 29 days ago

    You can’t call us cheap if we’re broke🤨

  • prantor ahmed
    prantor ahmed 29 days ago

    Nitro 5..❤❤❤🔥🔥🔥

  • Raihan Zahir
    Raihan Zahir Month ago

    thats your wife??????? lol

  • Badger Master
    Badger Master Month ago

    I never new I wanted this so much

  • Josiah
    Josiah Month ago

    So can I play Fallout 4 On this?

  • G-M
    G-M Month ago

    This video co ceöt was Amazing!

    Btw is that Logan? 👀👀

  • Diamond Ranch
    Diamond Ranch Month ago

    Yea cheap to most people in the computer range is basically $0.01 - $500

  • Suman Kumar
    Suman Kumar Month ago

    And that sums up about my day to day life.

  • MrZombie
    MrZombie Month ago +2

    at 700$ + its still not cheap just not as overpriced as others

    ISUCK NEWTON Month ago

    Please do this for G5 5587 also....
    Loved your new approach in video.. really 🔥

  • ChallengeAccepted
    ChallengeAccepted Month ago

    Please do a review on the Asus FX503 gaming laptop. It has an Intel I5-Core 7300HQ w/ a GTX 1060 3GB max q, 8gb of ram
    Edit: it’s also only $800

    • FlyingPanda ?
      FlyingPanda ? Month ago

      I'd still take the Acer nitro 5 tho, idk why but it's still much more appealing to me

  • Future X Gamers
    Future X Gamers Month ago

    g3 it is 50 percent more powerful from my laptop

  • Pixelated Developers

    I’m getting a G5 15 is that good?

  • Mike Fields
    Mike Fields Month ago

    So i spotted a $599 HP gaming laptop at wallmart tonight ..... It had a GTX 1050 ti just saying $599 wow.

    • Mike Fields
      Mike Fields Month ago

      +Lapiz _303 its a ti . the one at the store was a 4gb ti... Im actually thinking about going to get it it was a ti.... and the price was stamped on the box... maybe i should go get it lol . for real though i know the difference and this one i was looking at had on the box written GTX 1050 ti 4gb I made a recording on my marco polo to my gaming friends

    • Lapiz _303
      Lapiz _303 Month ago

      it's not 1050 ti but just 1050

  • Hitler isn’t my Great Great Grandpa

    You could make your channel better by pandering to those who don’t have a thousand dollars to throw away but not cheap enough to buy some pc from a garage sale ,personally I feel your videos are either for upper middle class and rich people and poor people ,maybe you could do videos for the average person?

  • Drxlr
    Drxlr Month ago

    HELP ME !! Which NTB I should choose??? Dell G3 with i5 & GTX 1050 or Acer Nitro 5 with Ryzen 5 & RTX 560 ??

  • Ankit Saha
    Ankit Saha Month ago +8

    Dell has no relation with the word 'cheap'

    • Minh Nguyen
      Minh Nguyen 17 days ago

      Hahaha an average Indian makes $1300 a year, check the per capital income list of the countries pls

    • Amber Jha
      Amber Jha 23 days ago +3

      Bro, India's economy is a little different that US's. A person on average earns 32,000 $ annualy. An Indian earns 5,000$ annualy. Sure things cost a little cheaper, but in the end, we are cheap, not the Dell.

    • Social Jetlag
      Social Jetlag Month ago +2

      actually they do since the beginning

  • Shivam Patel
    Shivam Patel Month ago

    Wait doesnt dell have those batteries that purposely die?

  • Krum Yordanov
    Krum Yordanov Month ago

    I liked the video but wouldnt call it cheap ass dont forget that some ppl buy it for work and its a bonus that you can play some games :)

  • INTJourney
    INTJourney Month ago

    This laptop is considered top of the line in brasil and it's pretty expensive.