All this work... for what?? - Upgrading the Video Render Server

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We tried to improve our video rendering times significantly with a hardware upgrade, and the results were... interesting.
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  1. Linus Tech Tips

    Linus Tech Tips4 months ago

    Buy an LTT shirt, hoodie, hat, and even our own water bottle at

  2. Ra awesome

    Ra awesome2 months ago

    Though, why didn't you use amd ryzen 3900x?

  3. Chris Kopp

    Chris Kopp3 months ago

    go back to funky sunday as intro

  4. The Miraculous Bandini

    The Miraculous Bandini3 months ago

    Linus Tech Tips should’ve used 2990WX

  5. Zaur Omarow

    Zaur Omarow4 months ago

    U mb should try to turn off hypertrading. since software is capped at certain amount of threads u might benefit from it.

  6. Alex1911

    Alex19112 days ago

    The 9 minute render time wasn’t that crazy in the first place, seems like a waste of time to upgrade so soon.

  7. Dan Fournier

    Dan Fournier4 days ago

    Is it just me or is taren difficult to work with

  8. Commissar0617

    Commissar06179 days ago

    time to go quad epyc

  9. Wyatt Roncin

    Wyatt Roncin19 days ago

    time to rebuild this with a 9900ks and two of those 80mm sever radiators.

  10. Gabi Gharib

    Gabi Gharib24 days ago

    in the time 3:39 you can see the activation windows in the corner of the screen hhhhhhhhhhhh

  11. TheRealCritique

    TheRealCritique24 days ago

    I bet there's no food made in that kitchen....I really admired you so totally, Linus, until you didn't use a funnel! I love funnels! I think this video proves Adobe Premiere kind of sucks. You should check out Blackmagic's editing software.

  12. TheScrappingJeahaha

    TheScrappingJeahaha25 days ago

    In Windows you can setup your energy settings to not throttle down the cpu if its not uses so it runs at 100% Speed the whole time.

  13. Chris Jourdian

    Chris Jourdian26 days ago

    Why not go with AMD....

  14. Umano Teodori

    Umano Teodori26 days ago

    I think it's time you change your software, one that can use multiple cpu and gpu

  15. Patrick Conroy

    Patrick Conroy28 days ago

    'Precision water pouring...' and spills it almost immediately. Use a bloody funnel, they're not expensive, unlike the hardware you spill water all over :D

  16. Flares Pone

    Flares Pone29 days ago

    No TR love?

  17. Vivek Pathak

    Vivek PathakMonth ago

    Thanks for this plugin. hopping to get more complete game tutorial videos in flutter using unity soon.

  18. SorensenGaming

    SorensenGamingMonth ago

    Yall should do Epyc or Ryzen now that it's out

  19. __V666 __

    __V666 __Month ago

    weri bik serwer

  20. Joey Strittmatter

    Joey StrittmatterMonth ago

    Puts the best stuff in a server and I can barely afford the minimum requirements to run my favorite games

  21. Steffen Buettner

    Steffen BuettnerMonth ago

    ... would have tested this on another machine beforehand but ok

  22. Steffen Buettner

    Steffen BuettnerMonth ago

    "...those are ten years old...." oh boy... Essentially what they had lying around :D

  23. Ushio Cheng

    Ushio ChengMonth ago

    16:59 That smile......... Wooooooosh

  24. Wings Fpv

    Wings FpvMonth ago

    You don't have the nylon jaw tube clamps? Mechanics joy right there if you got em

  25. connorhu

    connorhuMonth ago

    Next video should “how to build a render cluster”

  26. Mert Kose

    Mert KoseMonth ago

    Switch the Renderer "Mercury Playback Engine Software" in some cases render half a time...

  27. Mert Kose

    Mert KoseMonth ago

    in Encoder

  28. Jass Remsel

    Jass RemselMonth ago

    3:50 that flip tho🔥🔥🔥🔥🎉

  29. Henry2106

    Henry2106Month ago

    Why is Windows not activated?

  30. NHBlackDC5

    NHBlackDC5Month ago

    Linus doing Linus things

  31. n/a n/a

    n/a n/aMonth ago

    Why 2u?

  32. Jacob Aragon

    Jacob AragonMonth ago

    Me: linus cant be dumb enough to pour water on a running computer. Linus: hold my A+ cert

  33. tachikoma10101011

    tachikoma10101011Month ago

    Linus makes sure his hardware grows big and strong, by making sure it has plenty of water.

  34. Tim Carlsson

    Tim CarlssonMonth ago

    This is may worth to try?

  35. REZ- Reviews and More!

    REZ- Reviews and More!Month ago

    I was waiting for when he put the 2080 Ti in the server.

  36. Evans

    EvansMonth ago

    Linus: Well normally you would drain the loop first Me: ah shit, here we go again

  37. Matej Velican

    Matej VelicanMonth ago

    And all of that bullshit just to not have the 60fps...

  38. James Whitehead

    James WhiteheadMonth ago

    Are you ever going to add the 2080Ti?

  39. Tag Wolf

    Tag WolfMonth ago

    Do a full reinstall next time. I wouldn't trust MS to stay reliable after a full chipset swap. Win 10 would probably suit you better for newer hardware too.

  40. Za69uzZ X

    Za69uzZ XMonth ago

    Don't mean to be cruel but re install the O.S. with all applicable patches and ramp up system memory to maximum supported switching off swapfile and then on in separate test rounds. XMP may not work best with swapfile. However as is at least it won't fry! ya i know months after this vid so appologies! perhaps XMP on a small SSD twin RAID stripe with swapfile on that.

  41. Manuel

    Manuel2 months ago

    yea, just put the most gorgeous RAMs into a server

  42. Anchor Bait

    Anchor Bait2 months ago

    Blocks on blocks off

  43. Stefan Kittel

    Stefan Kittel2 months ago

    Maybe I didn't get it, but why don't you use 2 (or more) normal servers instead of one monster-server?

  44. William Marino

    William Marino2 months ago

    I wonder if you would got better time if you would let the system run in Quad channel memory mode. I had some issues with Quad Channel memory and xmp on x99 5820k but giving the ram more voltage made the issue go away. While minus the 2 hours if fiddle with voltage to the ram phase control

  45. Kelly Higgins

    Kelly Higgins2 months ago

    Come on Linus, $59.99 for your stealth hoodie? I like it but not that much. Maybe for $39 I'd budge

  46. everope

    everope2 months ago

    Ryzen 9 3950x is gonna beat these at half the power

  47. Medlin Masbor

    Medlin Masbor2 months ago

    i cringe a lot when you doing dat tubing..argh

  48. Wilson Yu

    Wilson Yu2 months ago

    He broke all the custom water loop no nos...

  49. Niels Willemsen

    Niels Willemsen2 months ago

    I USING A a graphiec cards 1080p GEFOROCE 1800 gtw +++ beta whas stright from france companey

  50. Hans

    Hans2 months ago

    "... so I grabbed an RTX 2080 Ti" So casually xD

  51. HELLAYEAH hella

    HELLAYEAH hella2 months ago

    Where is Anthony we need Anthony in this video

  52. sanerix

    sanerix2 months ago

    Linus and no redundant processing server? What?

  53. badreality2

    badreality22 months ago

    @18:40. ...I believe he meant "8 core".

  54. Dunc P

    Dunc P2 months ago

    Sorry, but it's dumb useless videos like this that make me watch your channel. I love your thought processes and analysis. Especially when you clearly go home, obsess over the problem (at home) and then come back and deep dive again. 👏🏼

  55. WarpRulez

    WarpRulez2 months ago

    The tool you are looking for is a funnel. Ever seen one?

  56. Burak Eren

    Burak Eren2 months ago

    just put threadripper you cheap boss!

  57. DasMoken

    DasMoken2 months ago


  58. Newsom Garage

    Newsom Garage2 months ago

    I'd much rather have a 6950x than a 9900k? Quad channel memory, 40 pcie lanes, and 25mb L3 cache vs. 16mb cache? The 6950x is the better option.

  59. that Roar nigga

    that Roar nigga2 months ago

    8:24 Thats what she said

  60. Mark Smith

    Mark Smith2 months ago

    Linus, I would love to design a positive pressure server room for you, totally extreme no dust ever...

  61. everope

    everope2 months ago


  62. Robin Storå

    Robin Storå2 months ago

    The only reason the server is faster is beacause of the RGB

  63. fabslyrics

    fabslyrics2 months ago

    nothing else to lose .. just time... hahaha all about hardware tinker try ...

  64. TekIdiots

    TekIdiots2 months ago

    RYZEN Threadripper 2990WX 32 Core Build!!!!!!!!!! Thats what we want to see!!!!! Upgrading the Video Render Server Part 2 XD 12 as Aramis Anasazi said 4 days ago

  65. black meda

    black meda2 months ago

    you should sell pc's on your site like this if you would buy one

  66. Vablo

    Vablo2 months ago

    r9 3950x: Nothing Linus in the future: TO THE FRICKING RENDER SERVER WITH YOU