New iPhone: The WORST Time to Buy New Tech

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Comments • 2 679

  • Federico Calello
    Federico Calello 24 days ago

    Cuts to emkay intro

  • *足の王者
    *足の王者 2 months ago

    That thumbnail....

  • awesomeferret
    awesomeferret 3 months ago

    "Buy an iPhone RIGHT NOW". A bit too spicy of a title, I see. I get a kick out of the fact that the title was edited here.

    BL00DY HACK3R 3 months ago

    hey can anyone in here tell me why ios app updates are bigger??
    for example
    if im updating PUBG mobile on android it will be around (200-500MB) at tops
    but in ios it will be exact size as a fresh download like over (2.3GB)

    and nobody seems to talk about this

    its just not just android which do this smart updating even windows app store only consume less data to update apps

    (even if u dont care about data costs. it will still take more of your time and more space to do the update. i mean if the app is 4GB then you will be downloading additional 4GB and when updating it unpacks data and installs it while keeping the orginal app incase of update errors. ending up needing a bigger space in disk to just update an app)

  • Jonathan Owens
    Jonathan Owens 4 months ago

    The dumb faces on the FLash-player thumbnail pics are so ridiculous. It looks cheap and childish and I generally don’t watch videos that have these ridiculous faces.

  • Jordi Gutierrez
    Jordi Gutierrez 4 months ago +1

    K but wtf is that high pitched wirr in the background.

  • TheAlex LoneWolf
    TheAlex LoneWolf 4 months ago

    Did linus just teach us stocks?

  • Fiendbean17
    Fiendbean17 4 months ago

    Did you buy the iPhone 11?
    What did it cost?

  • Dexter Morgan
    Dexter Morgan 5 months ago

    waiting for ur review !

  • Suhas HE
    Suhas HE 5 months ago

    Look who's getting azure ads🤣

  • Jorge Tierno Rey
    Jorge Tierno Rey 5 months ago

    Are you trying to sell iPhones, Linus?
    If you want a big discount, just don't buy Apple.

  • bucwolf
    bucwolf 5 months ago

    Iphone is not worth switching to this year, as predicted. However, same rumors say the next year one is going to be very good. Meanwhile, i am delighted with the new ipados and ios13

  • freeNpeace FlowLetitbe
    freeNpeace FlowLetitbe 5 months ago

    next year iPhone name will be ultra max pro+

  • Adarsh Kannada
    Adarsh Kannada 5 months ago

    The tone in which the content is explain is really convincing.

  • Wail Faridi
    Wail Faridi 5 months ago +1

    I wasn't gonna click this video because of that title

  • spacetime
    spacetime 5 months ago +1

    I don't even bother watching your iPhone reviews anymore. Here's a Spark Notes version: you sit and bitch about things it's missing that is obvious to everyone and all the people much smarter than you at Apple, but clearly for a reason they've chose not to implement that X feature. Yes you'll bitch about the notch, how they haven't changed anything else but cameras, waste of money, etc etc.

  • Bowdey van Etten
    Bowdey van Etten 5 months ago

    Im gonna get a Xs from my Carrier rn its a whole 2€ per month cheaper

  • TigerTT
    TigerTT 5 months ago

    Asus ROG Phone 2>Everything else lol

  • Houston International Media

    He complains about Apple not supporting an already one year old phone for 5 years and yet when I buy an Android, it slows down less than a year after buying it AND it has no real support after 2 years.
    Such a biased FLash-player channel

  • Antonio Toni
    Antonio Toni 5 months ago

    Shut up don’t now anything about iPhone 📱 so 🤐

  • Da PunJabI MuLtAnI
    Da PunJabI MuLtAnI 5 months ago

    here's a word from our sponsor ...... apple.......... buy old product with new packaging....... dislike to this video....

  • Colin Murphrey
    Colin Murphrey 5 months ago

    Just as an FYI and not to shit on your graph-making skills... time is always X-axis. However, you had your years set to the Y-axis... this is just for future reference and not to be an asshole.

  • Rohan George
    Rohan George 5 months ago

    Quality video as always, wow

  • Sudip Biswas
    Sudip Biswas 5 months ago

    wait for the iPhone 12

  • Juan A
    Juan A 5 months ago


  • Channel Jany
    Channel Jany 5 months ago

    I upgraded to xiaomi from apple lol 😂

  • Channel Jany
    Channel Jany 5 months ago

    I upgraded to xiaomi from apple lol 😂

  • raja mangubat
    raja mangubat 5 months ago

    Long live iphone

  • Henry Kung
    Henry Kung 5 months ago +2

    But the iPhone 5s is still getting os updates... So you still get software updates

    • Raegan From Wowifying
      Raegan From Wowifying 5 months ago

      No, the updates ended with iOS 12.4.1

    • DefNotXayah
      DefNotXayah 5 months ago

      That stopped this year. Ios 13 is coming to iphone 6s and up.

  • remy greer
    remy greer 5 months ago

    🤷🏽‍♂️ new iPhones and apple products always go on sale for the holidays... just wait

  • yeRR _
    yeRR _ 5 months ago

    I’m still on my iPhone 6S Plus LoL

  • Zephyr Gaming
    Zephyr Gaming 5 months ago +2

    My battery is at 1% hopefully I can see much of Linus video.
    Linus: but here’s a word from our sponsor

  • Vikotnick
    Vikotnick 5 months ago +1

    What the hell is new with the new phone? A new camera and some sound crap. Terrible.

  • ACRapid
    ACRapid 5 months ago

    I need 7 or better 8 inch smartphone).

  • William
    William 5 months ago

    The iPhone 6s and up are supported on the latest software, iOS 13. That’s a 6 year old phone, not 5.
    iOS 12 supported devices as old as the 5s, which was 7 generations old in respect to that software update.

  • RaginPlayer
    RaginPlayer 5 months ago +47

    Wait a minute so i bought an iphone Xs
    A month earlier
    And the phone came out last year
    So i have 4 years till software updates stops

    • Milan Labus
      Milan Labus 5 months ago

      @batsonelec C i agree if youre not into tech and dont like the latest hardware id go apple. The iphone 6 and 11 both have a 720p screen so youre not missing out on much. But a 3 year old samsung has a 720p screen and the latest have a 1440p so youd really be missing out if you were with android

    • Milan Labus
      Milan Labus 5 months ago

      @B4YL1FE security updates? Are you a spy? Nobody is gonna hack you

    • B4YL1FE
      B4YL1FE 5 months ago

      @Milan Labus Of course you can. But you'll miss out on some features and important security updates.

    • batsonelec C
      batsonelec C 5 months ago +1

      ​@Milan Labus that is generally true but I take Square payments on mine so the OS needs to be fairly newer for the security aspects. That is why I personally left Android years ago and got a used iPhone. My 6S and 5S still run the latest iOS. I had upper end tablet and phones and all of them stopped getting updates after 2 years and 1-2 years later could not run the Square App due to the security flaws in the older OS.( none got higher than 4.2 and square needs 5 to run at all ) If you only use it for a phone, you are 100% correct, it will still work as a phone. If you do any internet or specialty stuff like Credit card accepting, you generally have to be fairly recent or it won't work correctly or at all, as I found out. Apple's biggest draw is the updates come from them directly and are not carrier dependent. Both T-Mobile and Verizon stopped updates on me with my Android devices. I had no problem with them other than the updates and all were a little more buggy than my iphones. It wasn't enough to switch until Square required a newer OS device, then I went to iPhone and have not needed anything newer since. MY mint condition 64GB unlocked 6S was $200 and has been great for 3 years so far. YMMV.

  • RaginPlayer
    RaginPlayer 5 months ago +2

    Linus gets sponsors left and right

  • Rod Munch
    Rod Munch 5 months ago +6

    While all these FLash-playerrs will tell you, the peasant, that the new iPhone isn't worth getting, you can rest assured they'll have it for themselves. That's how it always works - the important people have the latest and greatest, meanwhile you're still using a 5s because you work at McDonalds and you're about to fired and replaced by an iPad.

    • Austin Blackburn
      Austin Blackburn 5 months ago

      Linus doesn't use iPhone so why would he upgrade to the newest?

    • Ape
      Ape 5 months ago


    BHUSHA BHUSHA 5 months ago

    Am I the only one who noticed the huge mole on his hand

  • David Harrison
    David Harrison 5 months ago

    4 Gigs Ram Wow My 12 month old Oppo has 6 gigs with 128 storage and the flagship has 8 gigs and 240 gig storage. Over to you Apple

    • Finlay 123
      Finlay 123 5 months ago

      And yet the iphone will still run 3 times faster.

    BIG_BOSS 5 months ago +3

    4 hours extra battery alone is more then good reason to buy iPhone 11 pro

  • M_C
    M_C 5 months ago

    Feels like an ad. Disappointed.

  • Jonor Nokturl
    Jonor Nokturl 5 months ago +1

    Im still rocking my LG G7, nothing new has made me wanna switch to a new device

  • Antonín Čala
    Antonín Čala 5 months ago

    Denis wearing those headphones backwards nearly killed me

  • Kartikay Bhardwaj
    Kartikay Bhardwaj 5 months ago +1

    so now i SHOULDN'T buy iphone 7 now..... and i CAN'T buy iphone 11 also due to less budget. :(

  • whiteandnerdytuba
    whiteandnerdytuba 5 months ago +2

    So don’t ever buy used android since there’s no update window

    • yvanthe terrible
      yvanthe terrible 5 months ago

      depend on how old it is my brother have a pawn shop and the most common cell people are trying to sell him is iphones

  • Nikos Per
    Nikos Per 5 months ago

    Are there still sheeple that buying 1k+ price tag phones? 😂

  • Andreas Hvilhøj
    Andreas Hvilhøj 5 months ago +5

    Hi i just need a little help here :)

    When was the last time the Xr prices dropped and when will it happen again?
    Thank you

    • Seldom Pooper
      Seldom Pooper 5 months ago

      @Andreas Hvilhøj they don't, given how Apple scam customers in repair services.

    • Andreas Hvilhøj
      Andreas Hvilhøj 5 months ago

      @Christian De Santa didn't quite understand but yes i'll buy an apple product no matter what...

    • Andreas Hvilhøj
      Andreas Hvilhøj 5 months ago

      @Seldom Pooper they do... honestly

    • DefNotXayah
      DefNotXayah 5 months ago +1

      Seldom Pooper i mean its not that bad a phone

    • Christian De Santa
      Christian De Santa 5 months ago

      U gonna buy iPhones just because the second handed prices don't drop?

    BLUESCHOOL RECORDS 5 months ago +1

    I have an iPhone 7, I want to buy the iPhone 11, is it a good choice?

      BLUESCHOOL RECORDS 5 months ago

      Gage Yea I had a Huawei P9 lite for like a year

    • Gage
      Gage 5 months ago

      @BLUESCHOOL RECORDS have u even tried android?

      BLUESCHOOL RECORDS 5 months ago +1

      Gage Lol the iPhone 11 costs 800€ and I love IOS and don‘t like Android

    • Gage
      Gage 5 months ago

      no, the iphone 11 (or any iphone) is an overpriced piece of shit. You pay $1000 for the bear minimum. Most android phones you can find now have way more features and are overall better than Apple, for cheaper and or the same price. I suggest getting a OnePlus 7 Pro or a Samsung Galaxy s10+ / Note 10

  • danwat1234
    danwat1234 5 months ago

    3:00 But a phone isn't dead once OS updates stop becoming available. New apps still suppor the older OS for years to come.

  • Freakinkat Productions
    Freakinkat Productions 5 months ago

    Dying or not, from my point odd view its this "linus has steadily been building hardcore mining and or server hardware, thus FLash-player had somewhat served its purpose to gain the funding for a bigger project and plan, that hes been editorial ans hinting st in his videos over time, If you've been paying attension, that is? Not to mention his affiliations, partnerships and ties with huge corporations. Factor that in and you will see what I see? One smart mofucker!"

  • Aaron
    Aaron 5 months ago +1

    Who else caught that MKBHD and Gal Gadot iPhone scandal reference?? 😂

  • Andres jimenez
    Andres jimenez 5 months ago +1

    My iPhone 7plus appears to do all that the 11 does. I don’t get how people buy new phones when benefits are minimal. Quite foolish.

    • erik svensson
      erik svensson 5 months ago

      Only reason to buy a new phone 2015 and onwards for me has always been due to them breaking. Although I do understand people wanting the latest and greatest especially with apple where the resell value makes the new phone quite cheap in comparison to other manufacturers. But most buy them for the fashion statement a 150 dollar phone works about as good as a new flagship phone for 1000$ and a car worth 3000 does about the same as a car for 30000, people have money and seem very willing to burn it quickly, so be happy for their sacrifice! It's just about the only thing keeping the economy afloat anyway.

  • Donavan Cargin
    Donavan Cargin 5 months ago

    I’m happy with my iPhone 8 Plus, not upgrading until it breaks, Feels good, I used to upgrade every time a new phone came out.
    Such a waste of money

  • Orange Man
    Orange Man 5 months ago

    Should I get the xr or the iPhone 11? Currently have a iPhone 7

  • celileminem
    celileminem 5 months ago

    You know nothing about iPhones

  • Hurrystream
    Hurrystream 5 months ago

    Who uses the same iPhone for 5 years? Or 4 then, if you buy the previous gen. Next to noone? I'd say updates is the least of the issues.

    • Finlay 123
      Finlay 123 5 months ago

      All the people who aren't techno geeks like you and me

  • Mindfake
    Mindfake 5 months ago

    Hey Linus, do you think it is worth switching to Apple? Idk if you ever made a video about iOS vs Android or Windows/Linux vs macOS.
    I am a CS student and tbh I always hated on Apple, b/c I thought they have the same specs as other laptops and sell it for 30% more. Is it as userfriendly as everybody always says or am I better off with a Windows or Linux OS.

  • Bjornormus
    Bjornormus 5 months ago

    Interesting to see when to buy certain pieces of hardware during the year. Do you have any tips on when to buy a gaming monitor?

  • Harry Huang
    Harry Huang 5 months ago

    Apple has gone from a lifestyle and imagery way of thinking to a money thirsty brand that me embarrassing itself on markets with far better alternatives