An Open Source Motherboard?!

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  • Tony Vivaldi
    Tony Vivaldi Month ago

    I want AmigaOS 4.1FE on that shit !

  • Faiz Kazi
    Faiz Kazi Month ago

    Can we run windows on this, costs?

  • Señor Poodles
    Señor Poodles Month ago

    English please.

  • Dovahheimiik
    Dovahheimiik Month ago

    XD I know exactly what solar flare you're talking about, the Carrington Event, it sent so much power coursing through everything on earth that telegraph operators reported being able to send and recieve messages despite their machines being disconnected from any power supply. It caused all kinds of crazy damage even back then, and with today's reliance on technology? Yeah, we'd be flubbernucked! Cars, planes, trains, ships, all powered forms of transportation would cease to function correctly, aside from like, ancient cars from the 60's and stuff. Hospitals, emergency services, government systems, all would be damaged or destroyed. Cellphones and pretty much all other forms of modern communication would be gone in moments. Power grids would be overloaded, destroying any equipment connected to them, including the power grid equipment itself. Refrigerators and other appliances would be fried, costing hundreds of thousands of dollars of lost foodstuffs alone, especially when you consider the refrigerated foodstuffs in warehouses and transportation systems, any and all electronically operated security systems would be compromised at best, destroyed at worst, banks would suffer massive losses, the list goes on and on. And that doesn't even touch on the damage done by the inevitable flash mobs of people panicking as pretty much their whole world blows up in their faces. And if you look up the Carrington Event, you'll see that the wiki page for it mentions a similar event that passed by us in 2012, missing us by about nine days. Nine days. That close to society blowing up in our faces. XDXD

  • Meteor Media
    Meteor Media 2 months ago

    This is like one of the most important developments and general milestone things thats going on in the computer and tech world right now. And all Linus does is asking if he can play video games on it...

  • Meteor Media
    Meteor Media 2 months ago

    I really hope Raptor Engineering scores a commercial break through with this

  • Subdistinction
    Subdistinction 2 months ago

    He just can't help but drop something

  • Brett Bates
    Brett Bates 2 months ago

    PowerPC =/= POWER, no matter whatever IBM seems to have told you here.

    • commodore256
      commodore256 Month ago

      And modern CPUs made by Intel, AMD and Via aren't x86, they're AMD64. But everybody just calls it "x86" and 64-bit is implied these days.

  • LowJack187
    LowJack187 2 months ago

    $12.50 for a hex driver! GTFO!

  • Jim O'Hagan
    Jim O'Hagan 2 months ago

    International Business Machines made $500 million estimated last year which they paid nothing on, and they got $342 million back from the government as per Who cares about their god-damned hardware when the man is fucking us all?

  • DoYouEvenScienceM8
    DoYouEvenScienceM8 3 months ago

    you have to do a review on one of these ibm power9 systems bro cmon

  • hoss7
    hoss7 3 months ago

    Not even rgb smh

  • Mad Uzi
    Mad Uzi 3 months ago

    When building a pc is brought to the next level..
    Imagine!!, the best value

  • Daniel Thyringer
    Daniel Thyringer 3 months ago

    Totally boring pro card....

  • Daniel Thyringer
    Daniel Thyringer 3 months ago

    A magnetic socket that straightens the magnetic tipped, given number of connectors removing the double connections that don’t reach optimal force.

  • MarshMellon
    MarshMellon 3 months ago +1

    So you're saying I could build my own board designed for exactly my configuration?
    *PCMR would like to know your location*

  • Alexander Amelkin
    Alexander Amelkin 3 months ago

    Cool. It's a pity that you haven't said a word about Yadro Vesnin that can have up to 8 TiB of memory driven by up to 4 POWER8 CPUs (up to 48 real cores) in a 2U form-factor.

  • Warlord StarCraft
    Warlord StarCraft 3 months ago

    can we please get a review of the huawei matebook x pro 2019

  • Dmitriy Dja
    Dmitriy Dja 3 months ago

    О чем тут?

  • Modest Mewtwo
    Modest Mewtwo 3 months ago

    what is IBM even selling anymore

    TheAKBUDDHA1 3 months ago

    So this is technically a Mac G9 then?

  • Alex Miller
    Alex Miller 3 months ago

    Where do i get that FreeBDSM OS Linus mentioned.

  • Hackers
    Hackers 3 months ago

    Wish you guys would do something specific lyrics with this.. to show its true open potential! Gaming and computation wise... like open a black midi file on it to see how long it takes to murder

  • ReganMarcelis
    ReganMarcelis 3 months ago +1

    Show us #QNX then the future as in SnapDragon which will be at the TOP and replace X86 / X64 because of efficiency, they will re write it ALL... Its happening already.....

  • ReganMarcelis
    ReganMarcelis 3 months ago +1

    0:06 to 0:07 Linus looks like he wants to Kill his Cameraman, LOL......

  • dp vn03
    dp vn03 3 months ago

    Always loved PowerPC. Still do.

  • Axel Garcia
    Axel Garcia 3 months ago

    soo can it play Minecraft?

  • liam hillier
    liam hillier 3 months ago

    At 00:58 when Linus says "let me explain that" reminds me quite a bit of Gary explains from android authority 😀😀

  • Steve Talon
    Steve Talon 3 months ago +1

    The PS3 and Xbox 360 also used the IBM Power processors.

  • Reilly Woods-Murphy
    Reilly Woods-Murphy 3 months ago

    I'm going to be purchasing one of those eventually

  • a4e69636b
    a4e69636b 3 months ago

    As much as I like the idea of open source hardware, a cheap Core i5 system would still do a lot more than this computer could.

  • Ethan
    Ethan 3 months ago

    Imma go print me a motherboard

  • Zte Axon 7
    Zte Axon 7 3 months ago

    Why don't you crack enthousiasts review the ZTE Axon 10? I want to see it trashed for not living up to my username.

  • Kieran H
    Kieran H 3 months ago

    You're awesome for making a video on this! I really wanna buy one of these, its cool to see a video on them..

  • booger king
    booger king 3 months ago +1

    Does microsh!t support it?

  • Tefen Ca
    Tefen Ca 3 months ago

    IMB still exists? lol

  • P.
    P. 3 months ago

    wow cool, kudos to IBM

  • geo58impala
    geo58impala 3 months ago

    How can it possibly run games or mainstream software if it's not even x86 or x64 based hardware?

  • ewmegoolies
    ewmegoolies 3 months ago

    Thanks IBM! Cool stuff they develop

  • Ken Gamer
    Ken Gamer 3 months ago

    I didn't understand anything you said but hey i leave i like

  • Jordan Laine
    Jordan Laine 3 months ago

    Time to change the haircut... I think the kids call that the 2003.

  • Big Dubyuh
    Big Dubyuh 3 months ago

    HAHAHAHAAH what if you bought 1 and never used it, I just died, Im writing this in heaven now

  • Patchuchan
    Patchuchan 3 months ago

    Another user these would be governments and corporations wanting better security as they can can review all the source code including the firmware to make sure it has no back doors that may exist inside closed source software.
    I would not be surprised at all to see these showing up at government contractors.
    Spacex probably would by a bunch of the 22core workstations and network them together to make a cheap supercomputer.

  • Erik Breaman
    Erik Breaman 3 months ago +1

    People hate RISC... Look what happened to the Cell design and it solved a bunch of CS problems..

    • Erik Breaman
      Erik Breaman 3 months ago

      @MrCatFace 8885 PowerPC, POWER, and Cell Broadband Engine are all RISC based architecture and always have been... Don't worry though.. Most people who watch his videos swear they know what they are talking about because they can plug in consumer hardware and install end-user software...

    • MrCatFace 8885
      MrCatFace 8885 3 months ago

      But this isn't about the RISC architecture...

  • EMILE A239
    EMILE A239 3 months ago

    You make 44 cores sound like nothing

  • Adil Hakim
    Adil Hakim 3 months ago

    Linus is now a corporate spokesperson?

  • Mønthaŧ
    Mønthaŧ 3 months ago

    CPU : idk
    Ram : 64 GB 2X 128 GB
    GPU : Titian Xp

  • Not So Greedy
    Not So Greedy 3 months ago

    nobody gives a live product for Linus on these events anymore :D

  • Robert Standley
    Robert Standley 3 months ago

    Ermm the solar flare event Linus mentions was 155 years ago so saying "around 155 years ago" would have been much more accurate then 100 years ago.

  • CovertCoder01
    CovertCoder01 3 months ago

    Can it run CRYSIS????!?!!,!?!??!!?!

  • NGoLC
    NGoLC 3 months ago +1

    Frontier developments as in Elite, nice.

  • Nerdy Squirrel
    Nerdy Squirrel 3 months ago

    Go IBM

  • 魏銘廷
    魏銘廷 3 months ago

    Actually this motherboard has open source BMC which most server motherboards lack of, which could be a huge security breach if someone eventually get there.

  • Trent Doyle
    Trent Doyle 3 months ago

    What isn't open source are prices, damn!!!!

  • Red Squirrel
    Red Squirrel 3 months ago

    I hope this sort of thing makes it to market, ex: that you can just buy it at a normal computer site for a decent price. I hate the fact that Intel and AMD cpus have backdoors in them. This might be the answer.

  • Stuart J 1210
    Stuart J 1210 3 months ago

    what would the processors work like for music production?

  • nogoodnecktie12
    nogoodnecktie12 3 months ago

    my friend bought a Mac and uses windows on it excusively.. hahahaha

  • chuckles de clown
    chuckles de clown 3 months ago +2

    But can it run crisis?
    Edit:I hope ibm does more consumer stuff because why the heck not.

  • BaroNN
    BaroNN 3 months ago

    Linus Tech Trips

  • Mr. Djamel
    Mr. Djamel 3 months ago


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    01:31 looks like a high performance vending machine.

  • Jeewaka Fernando
    Jeewaka Fernando 3 months ago

    Classic Linus dropping the IBM Processor. #CPUDropGoals 🤣🤣🤣🤣

  • Scypheroth
    Scypheroth 3 months ago can fit a Tesla in there?!?!?!?!??! The roadster or the new CUV?

  • WellBeSerious12
    WellBeSerious12 3 months ago

    Someone's desperate for development attention from a mostly-unwanted platform.

  • Reed Harston
    Reed Harston 3 months ago +1

    Fun fact most of you won't care about: Macs started using PowerPC chips back in the mid 90's actually. 😉

  • Actually Satan
    Actually Satan 3 months ago

    Legit I got an “Open Source” ad for this video.

  • DeadGenesis518
    DeadGenesis518 3 months ago

    And I thought my Xeon system was cool. Way to make me feel like shit Linus. xD

  • Philip Fry
    Philip Fry 3 months ago

    What about the price? I need to replace my aging Intel workstations but i don't want to join the UEFI botnet.

    And does nvidia and amd provide POWER drivers?

    • licson0729
      licson0729 3 months ago

      Both NVIDIA and AMD have drivers for POWER architectures

  • fedemtz66
    fedemtz66 3 months ago

    linus dropping the cpu at the end

  • ricky v
    ricky v 3 months ago +1

    Judging how HOT those old IBM chips in Apple computers were. I’ll gladly stick to Intel chips for now.

    • ricky v
      ricky v 3 months ago +1

      Reed Harston Cool! Thank you.

    • Reed Harston
      Reed Harston 3 months ago +1

      ​@ricky v Look up Freescale Semiconductor (now part of NXP). They were spun off from Motorola's chip division, which was responsible for working on the PowerPC chips with IBM and Apple.
      Specifically, look up the e series, like the e300 and e6500. I don't know if they are making new designs in this family, but I believe they are at least still being produced (they must be, since we use some of them in our products where I work...). I was surprised when I first found out, but pleasantly so. :)

    • ricky v
      ricky v 3 months ago +1

      @Reed Harston I wasn't aware of this. I would like to see what these chips are capable of one day. (:

    • Reed Harston
      Reed Harston 3 months ago +1

      The G5 really was a hot beast. 😂
      The previous generations really were super power efficient though, so much so that their derivatives are still used in embedded devices. (It reminds me a lot of Intel basing Core off of Pentium 3 because Pentium 4 was so hot and power hungry...)