Even I Can’t Hate the 16” Macbook Pro 2019

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    Apple’s new 16” MacBook Pro is a refreshing change of pace with its revised keyboard and standard 16GB of memory. Has Apple finally listened to the criticism they’ve taken for many years now?
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  • iMiguelAOG
    iMiguelAOG 6 hours ago

    The thing about Apple is they'll make choices that are bad for the consumer because they'll buy from them anyways. And then once in a while they'll listen to some things consumers suggest, and be seen as a hero.

  • Trevor Scott
    Trevor Scott 19 hours ago

    I can. You get better video performance for less out of the 13 inch with an egpu and mid tier graphics card.

  • Sergio Raudales
    Sergio Raudales Day ago

    MBP 2020 gets an SD card reader.

  • JDB 1113
    JDB 1113 Day ago

    I don't understand all the fuss about not being able to build it yourself or repair it yourself. 98% of the globe are not tech geeks, and I can smell a media disaster from here if all of you were able to tinker with it and blame the OS for underperfoming (due to switching hardware to something the OS is not meant for)
    Apple is Apple for a reason, and from the start. I like the fact they don't give 3 fucks and try to please everyone. They shouldn't, because as proven by electing Trump - listening to the majority is the most idiotic thing anyone can do. I'm not a fanboy, but I am a professional businessman, and Apple is the only tech company out there with a half decent product when it comes to laptops.
    I grew up on Windows, used it for 20+ years. And I've never made a better decision than switching to Apple in my life - simple, easy, no bugs, no lagging, no issues whatsoever, while I had to wait upwards of 5 mins for my Windows gear to start up, and lag my way through the day to get anything done.
    I still use Windows for gaming, but that's about it.


    we love it and saved 366,51 € :)

  • Simon Paille
    Simon Paille 2 days ago

    to late linus... i already am stuck witha raspbery pi with 32 gb of storage and 1 gb of ddr2 memory

  • Cameron Frye
    Cameron Frye 4 days ago

    I didn’t know it was possible for you to be alright with a Mac, much less have some praise for one..

    • SoLongSidekick
      SoLongSidekick 3 days ago

      He's praised Apple every time they've made a good hardware decision. Unfortunately, for a company that has just about the worst hardware decisions of any out there, that's not very often.

  • Morecado
    Morecado 4 days ago

    For a small crowdfunded company, I must say that Apple is doing quite well.
    Just a little bit more and they might actually be something to consider.

  • RiKs
    RiKs 4 days ago

    Who’s here at 9.99M subs
    Hit like and may ur wishes come true

  • adredy adredy
    adredy adredy 5 days ago

    New camera ? :D

  • Lil Quake
    Lil Quake 5 days ago

    Its all fun in games until your premium "TEAMGROUP T-Force Delta MAX RGB SSD 1TB 2.5 inch SATA III 3D NAND Internal Solid State Drive"
    catches fire and you loose all your precious..... nothing because you didnt even get a chance to put anything on it.

  • KAI
    KAI 7 days ago +8

    Linus: *praises apple*
    Literally everyone: _impossible_

  • Nice u
    Nice u 8 days ago

    god you're annoying.

  • V. N.
    V. N. 8 days ago +3

    3:47 when an excision song starts playing

  • Wesley Franken
    Wesley Franken 8 days ago

    Just bought a MacBook Pro 16 because of this review. Thanks!

  • Morten
    Morten 8 days ago

    If you need windows on it, just go virtual instead of bootcamp

  • Esrael Nate
    Esrael Nate 9 days ago

    i think this was one of the best adds iv watched at the end of the vid

    GUREUMKIM 9 days ago

    8:30 just show the 2.4 doesn't hit 5.0. Definitely going for 2.3, not worth $200

  • Masked Badass
    Masked Badass 11 days ago

    As long as Apple keeps being ridiculously overpriced they can still get bent.

  • Tech Roar
    Tech Roar 11 days ago

    That MacBook Pro is A KILLER machine! As someone whose currently using the 2012 MacBook Pro w/ an SSD upgrade, this is the Mac I want next! Saving up for it!

  • Raymond Wiik
    Raymond Wiik 14 days ago


  • Violet Fyxe
    Violet Fyxe 15 days ago

    OLED screens still have a _huge_ issue with blue diode degeneration. That's fine for a $300 smartphone, but who wants to have their $3000 laptop's screen look yellow in three years just for deeper blacks?
    The restrained CPU fans are bullshit though. I'd rather have a laptop that runs a little louder or slower than one that TIM-COOKS the god damned CPU. 🔥🤦‍♀️

  • M
    M 16 days ago

    This thing is a real iPOS

  • Gebrüder Schwarzwald
    Gebrüder Schwarzwald 17 days ago

    1:57 Violence is never the answer.

  • Ydoum's Gaming Den
    Ydoum's Gaming Den 17 days ago

    You will once they tell you that you need to replace parts for $1500 instead of plugging back a single cable.

  • Amogh Bhurke
    Amogh Bhurke 17 days ago

    Wtf is he doing 4:22?

  • Mikayel
    Mikayel 17 days ago +1

    OLED displays on computers are a bad idea the start menu button will burn in less than a year later and your screen will go to shit in 2 years

  • Mikayel
    Mikayel 17 days ago +2

    4:15 thinner bezels vs a stabile OS :)

  • Mikayel
    Mikayel 17 days ago +3

    Am I the only one who liked the butterfly keyboard?

  • wrangleroooo
    wrangleroooo 17 days ago

    Stupid dongle era, bring back classic USB and HDMI. Staying with 2013 model, fuck you Apple

  • Grant Goodman
    Grant Goodman 17 days ago

    linus... you have the absolute worst, most mind-bendingly torturous intro music of any RU-clipr ever and it drives me fucking insane every time i watch one of your videos. the music is obnoxious and fucking loud. please stop

  • Benzinewagen
    Benzinewagen 17 days ago

    Auto-restart issue & data loss => bye to this $4k ironing board

  • ItzHawwi
    ItzHawwi 18 days ago +41

    I thought the title says "Even I can't TAKE 16" .....

    • a
      a 14 days ago +5

      Nah that’s pornhub

  • neverforgetus
    neverforgetus 18 days ago

    9:25 They are a lot of applications for that.

  • Bailey Stoner
    Bailey Stoner 18 days ago

    Too bad it doesn't run most 3D games even at lowest settings. I had the high-end model and returned it. Everyone raved about the GPU. Nope.

  • Omitechom
    Omitechom 18 days ago

    Did you know about the issue when connecting the MacBook Pro 16-inch to an external monitor? The fans will go crazy and the machine will get very hot, if you check Apple discussion forums you will find an 11 page thread already.

  • DerLümmel
    DerLümmel 19 days ago

    Please make the intro dark mode i just burnt my eyes

  • Josip Ricov
    Josip Ricov 20 days ago

    I can! No 4K camera!

  • techlabs007
    techlabs007 20 days ago

    please stop putting your dummy minions on the video doing the most awkward shit.

  • Petr Lazar
    Petr Lazar 20 days ago

    Wait, what? A 3500+ USD computer you can work on? Magical.

  • Numan Noor
    Numan Noor 20 days ago

    Salute to Craig Federighi to providing a excellent operating system. Yes that’s CATALINA

  • Numan Noor
    Numan Noor 20 days ago

    Scissor cut keyboard once again to the existence 😂. Rolling to old MacBook Pro structure. Good

  • WalkinOSF
    WalkinOSF 20 days ago

    You can feel the sarcasm in this one.

  • ruffsnap
    ruffsnap 20 days ago

    10:30 -- Why oh why do people like 16:10 aspect ratio, 16:9 is sooo much fucking better. The vast majority of videos are 16:9 aspect ratio, that's what screens should be.

  • Renu Sharma
    Renu Sharma 20 days ago

    While watching this video there was a ijustine video with title Love for mac

  • Andrew P
    Andrew P 21 day ago


  • rchavezj
    rchavezj 21 day ago

    You did not specify the CPU or GPU on this video. Need more info

  • KKYong
    KKYong 21 day ago

    At Least 16 Inch Macs Are Better than 17 inch macs

  • StealthNinja4577
    StealthNinja4577 21 day ago

    Until they need to be repaired and it turns out they have some component that fails from a design error

  • Sandro L.
    Sandro L. 21 day ago

    It still is a dongle book pro so it sucks now they had space for usb3 and hdmi but they keep removing them which has no sense i hate dongles will never upgrade to this touchbar shit who wants a touchbar btw 🤷‍♂️

  • Guitaripod
    Guitaripod 21 day ago

    Man that sticker is ugly af

  • Vaidas Šukaukas
    Vaidas Šukaukas 21 day ago

    800$ more? That's like extra whole gaming PC... I will never understand apple users...

    • Monque
      Monque 20 days ago

      Vaidas Šukaukas I wish all will come to that conclusion and stop trying to understand apple users every release.

  • P. Stephens
    P. Stephens 22 days ago

    I don't hate the MacBook Pro. I just loathe dongles.

  • Luke Bannon
    Luke Bannon 22 days ago

    I don’t think they’ve made a decent music production laptop since the 2015 MacBook Pro.
    Ports ports ports.

  • Patrick Weaver
    Patrick Weaver 22 days ago

    I can. Wait until the video cable snaps and they tell you it's a $2000 to repair not covered by warranty.

  • Andrew Leong
    Andrew Leong 22 days ago

    Waiting for the 14 inch

  • Walker Firmin
    Walker Firmin 23 days ago

    I can still can't congratulate apple on the small things that they have done because I still hate Apple's terrible habit of soldering everything. I am sticking with my hackintosh laptop. Not switching to the macbook pro until apple fixes RAM upgradability and gives me my two M.2 slots for windows and mac. What really makes me hate apple the most right now is that it is the only laptop I can buy with more than 2 thunderbolt 3 ports and I can't switch because of their lack of upgradability.

  • PristineBean
    PristineBean 23 days ago

    If apple either switches to ryzen or intel gets their shit together with nm next mac could be pretty sick

  • Irish Potatoes
    Irish Potatoes 23 days ago +5

    “The apple macbook camera is DECENT.”
    Me with my 0.3 mp camera: my laptop cries

    • Odin Asgard
      Odin Asgard 9 days ago

      Irish Potatoes
      It’s 2399, whatever

  • nonuseraware
    nonuseraware 23 days ago

    I bought a laptop from Lenovo. Had a small issue with the keyboard. I told them and they immediately ordered me a new keyboard and sent a professional technician to put the new keyboard on in my house and it was all done in about 4 days. This laptop including all of the extra warranties I bought which allow me to destroy it and get a new one cost me just under $1,000. 16gigs RAM 8th gen I7 500gig SSD. Works Awesome. Do complex music production and CAD design on it. Fuck Apple.