Apple made a BIG mistake - M1 MacBooks Review

26 dec. 2020
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Apple’s new M1-equipped MacBooks have been out for a while now, but there are still many lingering questions.. First among them: Can they really live up to Apple’s promises in real-world use?
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  • In this Video: Apple has no problem

    VegasGamesDEVegasGamesDEAcum 10 ore
  • Can't you connect a second display??

    Mike ZofMike ZofAcum 13 ore
  • So what was the Apple Problem?

    Անթերի ՀամակարգիչԱնթերի ՀամակարգիչAcum 15 ore
  • Such an Apple fanboy gen z clickbait video.. the results are already coming in and unless you just do stuff like edit documents, play low tech games, and surf the internet, it underperforms. There is nothing "pro" about it and when all the power users chime in and find it simply unusable, then we'll remember this dishonest review. :)

    Vim Vitae MediaVim Vitae MediaAcum 17 ore
  • linus in the background of one of the macbooks: *heloooo*

    NotDreamNotDreamAcum 22 ore
  • First Time i Opened the Package my Macbook Pro m1 stinks to the hell.. Anyone else the same Problem??

    Ilknur DemirözIlknur DemirözAcum 22 ore
  • Stupid misleading click bait title and then straight to the ads . I

    Puzzled_ProblemPuzzled_ProblemAcum o Zi
  • Touch screen? Yeah that would be a no.

    montex66montex66Acum o Zi
  • The shallow shirt dfly dream because downtown unlikely balance below a grubby gruesome vise. many, caring freeze

    주유미주유미Acum o Zi
  • I would hope a comeback for 12" single port MacBook could have a comeback as extreme portablity choice…

    vincenttkl930911vincenttkl930911Acum o Zi
  • i had my xps refunded for this

    Praveen KPraveen KAcum o Zi
  • 14:10 Only the OG's know what's going on

    Blue NationBlue NationAcum o Zi
  • If anyone reads this message, how does a 13 inch MacBook feel compared to a 15 inch windows machine? I’ve been using a 15 inch asus gaming laptop for school and at 1080p it’s pretty tiny. I’m wondering how 13 inch at 1440 would let things fit on the screen better, as well as overall viewability if that’s a word? Like is it hard to focus on only 13 inches?

    zmcnabbzmcnabbAcum o Zi
  • The shits you do for views is ridiculous.

    asadawan27asadawan27Acum 2 Zile
  • Can you put a keyboard cover? A lot of yes or no all over the internet. & should we get apple coverage? Opinion anyone

    Ashanna RamkerathAshanna RamkerathAcum 2 Zile
  • Gotta say Linus was really made for this beard😭😂

    Eessaa AbrahamsEessaa AbrahamsAcum 2 Zile
  • When Linus says MacBook are as good as his Segways to sponsor, Apple did an amazing job.

    Aditya PatelAditya PatelAcum 2 Zile
  • Thank you 😊

    Matbiang ShadapMatbiang ShadapAcum 2 Zile
  • am i one of the few people who saw the cpu pillow before he introduced it lttstore.com btw

    SymmetrySymmetryAcum 2 Zile
  • I cant wait until Apple gets into the graphics card game. With ARM chip architecture and the ARM cpu, it be lights out for Intel.

    JunJun MulledaJunJun MulledaAcum 3 Zile
  • I'm still waiting to hear the BIG mistake Linus

    Wasup SamWasup SamAcum 3 Zile
  • end of intel chip era

    nivashan ramnivashan ramAcum 3 Zile
  • I have Macbook Pro 13 Late 2013, before the M1 chip my plan was to buy DELL XPS, but now no question, I'm going to buy the M1 Macbook Pro.

    Tech with BolowTech with BolowAcum 3 Zile
  • 7:06 Wait, the Iris Plus(1068) on the intel MacBook is beating the XE96(1165g7) on XPS? Optimization?

    Lex LuthorLex LuthorAcum 3 Zile
  • Its one of the worst laptop i have ever used. It crashes every 5 mins

    SuperMax0707SuperMax0707Acum 4 Zile
    • @guys its Gacha pro 13 inch

      SuperMax0707SuperMax0707Acum 3 Zile
    • which pro or air?

      guys its Gachaguys its GachaAcum 3 Zile
  • Let the comments excusing Apples terrible behavior and poor value flow while claiming wrongly all of the thousands of other brands and types of pc laptops will only last 2-3 years

    michael andrewsmichael andrewsAcum 4 Zile
  • Last charged the macbook pro was 8th January 2021 it's now 14th Jan 2021 and left with 37% while watching this video

    Mr JMr JAcum 4 Zile
  • I wonder how much of a difference quality thermal paste would make to the Air?

    Spazza42Spazza42Acum 4 Zile
  • 9:27 lol

    Alejandro RiveraAlejandro RiveraAcum 4 Zile
  • It will be interesting when the AMD Zen4 CPUs are released. As it will be built on 5nm nodes as the M1 it will be apples to apples comparison - pardon the pun ;-)

    Paul MathanarajahPaul MathanarajahAcum 4 Zile
  • Apple sells the MacBook Air for $899 for active military and veterans : for students and educators as well. Hard to convince yourself to buy one, or two. Throw in a trade-in and it gets even sweeter. I got mine for $609 direct from Apple.

    Thomas ChadwickThomas ChadwickAcum 4 Zile
  • NOT TRUE. Please check how many people have problems including me. it keeps crashing and frozen and you cant use it for 30 mins without making hard rest. discussions.apple.com/thread/252125613 Hope that you really do a fair review

    Mo MostafaMo MostafaAcum 5 Zile
  • Wait until eGPU support, it will be game over!

    John CapehartJohn CapehartAcum 5 Zile
  • Can someone give me the short version. What was Apple's BIG MISTAKE, cuz I'm loving my M1. Beautiful device, extreme value.

    John CapehartJohn CapehartAcum 5 Zile
  • man i was resisting clicking on your clickbait thumbnail for days but i’m here now and of course it’s not what it sounded like

    Jason ChamberlainJason ChamberlainAcum 5 Zile
  • Linus approved ! 👍

    PMRPMRAcum 5 Zile
  • More clickbait. Some things never change.

    eyyopeyyopAcum 5 Zile
  • When are they coming out the the 16in m1 MacBook pro REEEEEEE 😡

    Jay SquadJay SquadAcum 5 Zile
  • can't wait for a brand new level of "If it broke 1000$ or GTFO" :^)

    Guillermo CriscuoloGuillermo CriscuoloAcum 5 Zile
  • So was this a click bait by Linus?

    Jebrem OcampoJebrem OcampoAcum 6 Zile
  • Wait. Someone explain to a noob. Didn't Windows try to move to arm back in the day?

    J.A StevensonJ.A StevensonAcum 6 Zile
  • If you buy Apple you are supporting Uygher slavery in China

    MajestrosMajestrosAcum 6 Zile
  • The thumbnail is so bad lol 😂

    Sihan kunSihan kunAcum 6 Zile
  • But can it play Minecraft

    Rajiv CoongheRajiv CoongheAcum 6 Zile
  • Not only the M1 has stunning performance, it absolutely destroys the competition and it's cheaper than them. Apple has been killing it lately.

    NullSleepNullSleepAcum 6 Zile
  • linus: if you considering buying macbook buy one with 16 gigs of ram if you want it to last more than a couple years me, owning 8gb sony vaio for 6 years already:

    NobodyNobodyAcum 6 Zile
  • If Linus is recommending macs over PCs then these things must be really good

    iiElysium xiiElysium xAcum 7 Zile
  • 4,300 dislikes from people who didn’t even watch the video

    iiElysium xiiElysium xAcum 7 Zile
  • Turns out there are two thunder controllers. Apple is just create a price tier. You can split the ports and they work just fine.

    NSABANSABAAcum 7 Zile
  • Linus 'Sebastian' Segue

    IronicistIronicistAcum 7 Zile
  • Linus, you cannot imagine how dumb it looks to sit inside and wear a wooly hat

    Mediacoustics MultimediaMediacoustics MultimediaAcum 7 Zile
  • So your point is that Apple made the m1 laptops too good? and that's why they made a mistake?

    MonolitoMonolitoAcum 7 Zile
  • Waitaminute - Linus isn't complaining?

    Matt BushMatt BushAcum 8 Zile
  • Add to this the indisputable fact that macOS (AND Linux) are WAY more efficient in themselves (just look at Blender render comparisons), and way less bloated with unnecessary services, and you have a killer combo!

    Michael's CornerMichael's CornerAcum 8 Zile
  • Intel has big problems.

    SuchtyTV NiclasSuchtyTV NiclasAcum 8 Zile
  • Thier webcams are constantly flickering

    EXATTICEXATTICAcum 8 Zile
  • The laptops looks to good to be true but why do I need to pay like 3 times the market value of an 2 TB SSD?! Also I don't feel like using Mac Programs or compiling every other thing on Linux.

    SuperSandro2000SuperSandro2000Acum 9 Zile
  • I bought the base model M1 Macbook Air. One nice piece of equipment!

    William ClementWilliam ClementAcum 9 Zile
  • It is inside to think that this MacBook is considered to be a steal of a deal 🙃

    AmruAmruAcum 9 Zile
  • What's future of intel after M2?

    Abhishek SinghAbhishek SinghAcum 9 Zile
  • You have to buy like 5 different adapters to connect your MBP so what's the point? The 2015 version was far better because it had all of the proper ports hence the term "Pro". It's amazing how people pony up the money to buy these yet they're the ones always complaining about how expensive everything else is. You can almost always price out a similarly spec'd unit for less money going the Windows or Linux route.

    IKhanIKhanAcum 9 Zile
    • As a person who has fully embraced USB-C regardless of my mac or my xps I have to ask....What in the hell do you need 5 dongles for. I literally use 1 dongle that contains usb-a, card readers, charging bypass, hdmi, gigabit ethernet, and it meets 90% of my demands. The second monitor is just a cheap type-c to DP cable. And having owned a 2014 Retina mac...1 type-c dongle already has more connectivity than the previous pro. To the point where I had a dongle just to get ethernet on the previous pro as well. As for the price of dongles, again, you can amazon a half decent one for like $60. It's so cheap I actually PREFER dongles for laptops just for the "1 cable solution [in my case 2 with the second monitor]" docking.

      skifreeskifreeAcum 8 Zile
  • any American would have to be a fool to ever purchase an apple product again after they banned the Parler app, especially if you are conservative.

    DAN KOLLARSDAN KOLLARSAcum 9 Zile
  • Watched two videos from this guy and clearly see he creates click bait titles to draw people in, and promptly goes ahead promoting his sponsors and any other shit he can get free stuff from. Congrats, you got 2 views from me. There will not be a third.

    James PowellJames PowellAcum 9 Zile
  • Kim Ying Un just walked away with you MacPro around 12:36

    BenzinewagenBenzinewagenAcum 9 Zile
  • Will you make the video of improvements on the thermal on the MacBook Air?

    Javier BernardoJavier BernardoAcum 9 Zile
  • when ltt means by a problem he means perfect👌

    SkillGamingSkillGamingAcum 9 Zile
  • thanx for this honest review

    Xunayed IslamXunayed IslamAcum 9 Zile
  • Im using it days at a time

    Ben SchönhardtBen SchönhardtAcum 10 Zile
  • Linus is so far behind the curve. I already own a Cyrix M2. 😎

    Ryu F.XRyu F.XAcum 10 Zile
  • I am watching this on the new M1 MacBook Air

    Avaneesh SenthilkumarAvaneesh SenthilkumarAcum 10 Zile
  • So, is no one gonna talk about the wallpaper on Macbook Air?

    We Got It TVWe Got It TVAcum 10 Zile
    • Classic linus meme face

      Shreshth RaiShreshth RaiAcum 10 Zile
  • And sorry, I forgot to mention, the biggest hurdle for 'would be software / OS developers' is Apple's patents. So it's a mammoth task... you'd need to find a way to create a totally different kind of OS!!

    Apu SistaApu SistaAcum 10 Zile
  • Short answer. If Apple were to make MacOS available to the PC World, Apple, as we know it, would be finished. But of course they won't commit suicide! The solution then, is obvious, isn't it?

    Apu SistaApu SistaAcum 10 Zile
  • Oh Lord....That audio lag!!

    Venu MadhavaVenu MadhavaAcum 10 Zile
  • Now liquid metal it

    5th Alt Account5th Alt AccountAcum 10 Zile
  • Apple sux donkey dong

    NekminuteNekminuteAcum 10 Zile
  • Conclusion: If you want performance in the same price range, get HP Omen.

    Milos MrdovicMilos MrdovicAcum 10 Zile
  • 10:26 If apple would add touchscreen then who would buy ipad pro

    NAKUL RAWATNAKUL RAWATAcum 11 Zile
  • Since they have now moved to ARM will they do the same for iPad OS as well, that way it will completely become a PC replacement

    Barriejoe LopesBarriejoe LopesAcum 11 Zile
  • I want an m1 now :)

    muhammad asadullahmuhammad asadullahAcum 11 Zile
  • Can we have another up to date comparisson including the numbers that pull out the Lenovo's Yoga Slim 7 with amd ryzen 4800H? It's on the cost range of apple's M1 macs if I'm not wrong and has a similar form factor plus a 16:10 monitor aspect ratio

    Esteban GuerreroEsteban GuerreroAcum 11 Zile
  • I always go with the bigger storage I have music for a couple of months once through and my grandmother has thousands of pictures

    ZachZachAcum 11 Zile
  • Way to clickbait

    Jeremy SakladJeremy SakladAcum 11 Zile
  • What do you think about performance each of them after 3 years used for development?

    Franjo ErićFranjo ErićAcum 11 Zile
  • Would you say it's worth trading in my MacBook Pro (2019, i5) for the M1 Mac Mini? I can get £420 for my mac making the mini just £250.

    Henry-JoyHenry-JoyAcum 11 Zile
    • If it’s 16 inch mbp you should wait if not then u should go for the mini

      Shreshth RaiShreshth RaiAcum 10 Zile
  • Look at the background of the MacBook. Nothing weird or unusual there.

    SamuraiSamuraiAcum 11 Zile
    • Nope

      Shreshth RaiShreshth RaiAcum 10 Zile
  • Great but its running OSX which in my experience just is not developed like Windows or as customizable

    DrewDrewAcum 11 Zile
  • If you had the chance to get one of these two: MacBook Pro 2020 intel chip with 8 ram & 256 SSD Or MacBook Air late 2020 M1 chip with 256 SSD & 8 memory Which one would you pick?

    Abby jxAbby jxAcum 11 Zile
    • Second

      Shreshth RaiShreshth RaiAcum 10 Zile
  • Nice language, from what world is that? 😅 Can you explain much more easy, like : yes this is better!

    First PrototypeFirst PrototypeAcum 12 Zile
  • 15:02 what? Ryzen 5 4500U is 6c/6t FYI

    why am I wasting my time on thiswhy am I wasting my time on thisAcum 12 Zile
  • I will stick to my asus zephyrus g14. Best laptop i ever had! Sleek, powerfull and fast.

    DaveDewDaveDewAcum 12 Zile
  • I love my m1 macbook pro! It‘s super amazing, I‘d f it if that was possible 😻

    TheOnline ThingTheOnline ThingAcum 12 Zile
  • Weirdly apple are getting cheaper...the SE and the iPads are great value and also the MacBooks are incredible for 1000 dollars

    Lamb BertLamb BertAcum 12 Zile
    • Cheaper? loool

      YTAYTAAcum 12 Zile
  • Worst clickbait title ever on ltt... but I guess that’s what you get when Linus is forced to make a positive review of an apple product. Ffs Linus

    Rocket MooseRocket MooseAcum 12 Zile
  • Hello... What is the difference between these two MacBooks? One is $999.99 amzn.to/3hKBuk0 and the other is $1249.00 amzn.to/38lGQyQ

    Ricky RickRicky RickAcum 12 Zile
  • Wait but if the pro's fan fails, wouldnt it still be fine because the processors are so similar it could passively cool just like the air?

    Sebastian MurariuSebastian MurariuAcum 12 Zile
  • In my opinion, these aren't fair comparisons. Throw a ThinkPad T or W series in there and see how it stands up.

    Ben RussellBen RussellAcum 12 Zile
  • i would rather not have a touch screen on my laptop. Just me though

    jasonjasonAcum 12 Zile
    • Yup it makes no sense when u have an iPad Pro in the market

      Shreshth RaiShreshth RaiAcum 10 Zile
  • WHO PUT LINUS IN THE BIG SUR (Light Mode) WALPAPER.....

    Jorik de BoerJorik de BoerAcum 12 Zile
  • Talk about clickbait!

    Mohammadamin KarbasforushanMohammadamin KarbasforushanAcum 12 Zile
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