Frankenstein GPU Cooling - IT'S AWESOME

  • Published on Nov 9, 2019
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    Can you get maximum performance AND silence at the same time by using a tower cooler on your graphics card? We took not one, but two DeepCool Assassin III Coolers and built the Silent but Deadly PC to find out!
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Comments • 2 833

  • Vladimir Ocampo
    Vladimir Ocampo 18 minutes ago

    Imagine this big GPU cooler with the ICE giant for the CPU @Linus

  • tek tek
    tek tek 2 hours ago

    This is stupid... and I meant it...all the slots got consumed and now your PC for gaming

  • Tathar
    Tathar 3 hours ago

    @1:13 and 5. it needs to fit.

  • Ddgwhy
    Ddgwhy 6 hours ago

    I saw this before, but where?

  • Bailey JM
    Bailey JM 7 hours ago

    What is the mouse y'all have on the testing pc? Gotta know!

  • Taurick
    Taurick 7 hours ago

    Wonder how this would go with a wraith prism

  • GLL_Player_X_ICE
    GLL_Player_X_ICE 8 hours ago

    Love how helper 2 got my name lol

  • Rock Star
    Rock Star 9 hours ago

    Its upsetting that the corsair 1000D isn't as great as the 900D the 900D has optical drive bays and such and those come in handy especially for people who use them! and then you've got all the hard-drive bays for HDDs and SSDS..

  • jonathon rosalia
    jonathon rosalia 11 hours ago

    coil wine on my foxcon h61 itx with a 3770 in it

  • First Last
    First Last 12 hours ago

    2009 was ten years ago?

  • ReturnoftheBrotha
    ReturnoftheBrotha 13 hours ago

    That thumbnail shows why some people get more success than others... Cheaters!

  • Coldfusionstorm Gaming
    Coldfusionstorm Gaming 15 hours ago



  • adcd sasa
    adcd sasa 15 hours ago

    I s ridicolous.....;-)))))

  • Fonzie Bulldog
    Fonzie Bulldog 15 hours ago

    How do i arrange this in SLI mode.

  • xdelta1
    xdelta1 16 hours ago

    wow something we did already 12 years ago....

  • daylightriot
    daylightriot 16 hours ago

    how toasty are those vrm's though ?

  • Jerryhayes2
    Jerryhayes2 Day ago +1

    Wouldnt a heat pipe not work being completely upside down, as the vapour would condense in the bottom end and turn to gas around the too hot end? Exactly the opposite of what you want.

  • dondon k
    dondon k Day ago +1

    congratulations linus! - you have just helped rich people save money.

  • Morgan Steyn
    Morgan Steyn 2 days ago

    your useing the mm710 mouse

  • Peter Eller
    Peter Eller 2 days ago

    Dood! did you get my email? i will build you and awesome mid century modern walnut case that will fit what ever you need. if you're not interested just let me know and I will ask snazzy labs cheers!

  • LauX
    LauX 3 days ago

    Is it me or linus just became more gentle in recent videos than last year

  • Ambron Hib
    Ambron Hib 3 days ago

    Would be even better if the heat source (gpu) would not be the highest point of the cooling system^^ turn case upside down! ;) xD

  • Karl Pitterson
    Karl Pitterson 3 days ago

    Linus, I have been trying to get a 900D for a min but can't over here in the states, any suggestions?

  • Yurie 「ユリエ」
    Yurie 「ユリエ」 5 days ago +2

    welp.. i guess rich people has their own way on DIY..
    just to say, DIY perks did it better.. and so as RandomGaminginHD.. just yeeting it out..

  • Jason Biehn
    Jason Biehn 7 days ago

    LMAO You know he does he probably walks around on day hold hands and sing Kumbaya or singing Hakuna Matata all dame day I like Linus pretty dame cool he knock you out that boy got's skills and move I've never seen I don't even think that guy is human tell him to do a magic Mike for you blow you out of the water bro i bet he a dick head or asshat off set hell who know right I enjoy his video taught me a lot computers learn more here .I actually learn more from Linus and I have ever did School...?.P.S Don't LET GO TO YOUR HEAD...LOL..:)
    Dude 600 dollars gaming PC...?WoW...!!.You guys are so lucky because I could build gaming PC for 200 Dollars blow you guys out of the water send Magic Biehn Plane ticket show you how its done you going to take Red pill or the Blue Pill baby fallow the rabbit down the rabbit hole see how far take you creep huh.? you

  • Maklarus Trinity
    Maklarus Trinity 9 days ago

    Disturbed -song of silence :) agreed

  • Sotzrem
    Sotzrem 11 days ago

    Mechine shop required... water cooling doesn’t require a machine shop

  • Edgar Renje
    Edgar Renje 12 days ago

    Good job, Linus, you turned the heat pipes 90 ° (vertical instead of horizontal).

    8:25 Would be interesting to know, if the power consumption was significantally lower. You know, for the sake of saving energy...

  • David
    David 14 days ago

    Yep, because the average person definitely has a drill press at home

  • Notmi Relnam
    Notmi Relnam 14 days ago

    "We finally found a solution for GPU sag! Make the cooler BIGGER!"

  • Jon Colverson
    Jon Colverson 14 days ago

    The hassle of having to make sure everything important is covered by the heatspreader puts me off, but I would buy the hell out of it if a card manufacturer made something like this, or if the cooler manufacturers made mounting kits.

  • Zaleucus
    Zaleucus 16 days ago

    I would not be surprised if these started coming out with GPU compatibility out of the box.

  • Nickolay Kabar
    Nickolay Kabar 17 days ago

    can u do this sort of thing for a RX 5700XT reference model, I am sure there are plenty of people who are just as curious?

  • Deniss Muhla
    Deniss Muhla 18 days ago

    Hey Linus! What about water cooling of air cooler heat sink? (: There is some video about attempting this... "I Water Cooled My Air Cooler AND..."

  • bannablitz247
    bannablitz247 19 days ago

    This is why I am using the Kraken g12 and an AIO to water cool my gtx1060 XD mostly for fun, but when I upgrade I should be able to water cool that card as well.

  • Алексей Хоум

    Oh shit. And what will to cool a VRM zone?

  • Joshua Adkins
    Joshua Adkins 19 days ago

    7:42 that fucking face made me laugh so hard

  • Christian Bechsgaard
    Christian Bechsgaard 20 days ago

    DIY Perks did it to a 980ti

  • katnerd
    katnerd 20 days ago

    If a fan dies on my gpu I just use that as an excuse to strap some Noctua's to it. Looks janky and all but progresses my mission to put Noctua fans everywhere :P

  • darklexx
    darklexx 20 days ago

    when u like games but u dont have money for a PC u look here and dream

  • Dave Johnston
    Dave Johnston 21 day ago

    I would like to see an experiment using gas instead of liquid in a water cooling loop.

    • biohazardlnf
      biohazardlnf 20 days ago

      By gas what do you mean? It would work like normal air. It's a gas.... if you mean by liquid nitrogen or gases in liquid states, yes they work well. However this is generally used for extreme OC test

  • F Seemann
    F Seemann 21 day ago

    I just removed the three 85mm fans with their plastic cage from my loud AMD R9-390 and replaced them with three 120mm arctic F12 PWM PST fans that I fixed with plastik straps. Thanks to PST all three fans can share one unused 4pin connector on the mainboard and I can change the speed in the BIOs or with the driver-software for the board for all three fans. Dropped the temp from 90°C to 65°C and the fans are really quiet at 1000rpm. The size got up from a two slot board to a two and a half slot board. No need to waste more place with a big CPU-Cooler. I like to think that would work with the card in the video too.

  • Jeixs Daier
    Jeixs Daier 21 day ago

    Oh common everyone thought about the song when he said "The sound of silence"

  • Михаил Костромицкий

    Stick a piece of kork between power supply and new gpu heatsink to support pci-e slot

  • TheRealCat
    TheRealCat 21 day ago

    if you watched the whole video you could've seen you didn't need to use a cnc machine 10:07
    you can get those for super cheap too and you don't have to go as crazy as linus did. you could install a smaller cpu cooler you idiots
    and you can buy your own heatsinks for CHEAP.

  • fellpower
    fellpower 21 day ago

    Its sooo crazy, how u rape some expensive hardware....u never paid for....

  • Freak80MC
    Freak80MC 22 days ago

    At about 7:06 go to 0.25 speed and you can see something fall down, its pretty easily visible on the right side of Linus' shirt, is that snot or something falling from the ceiling? o.0

  • Гамер Игронский

    Did the same (put massive CPU cooler to GPU core) almost 12 years ago.

  • DarkMatter1993
    DarkMatter1993 22 days ago

    I am using the Morpheus 2 with my 1080 TI at 70°C maximum and 700 RPM, thats cool enough for me, a big tower cooler wouldnt fit in my Phanteks P600S anyway. :D

  • Face Mcshooty
    Face Mcshooty 22 days ago

    Around 7:00 you can see a tiny bit of spit fly out of Linus mouth

  • The_Cosmo
    The_Cosmo 22 days ago

    Less catastrophic.. unless you chip the die.

  • Zarrx
    Zarrx 22 days ago

    it's funny the zoomers who don't realize its like easily $300 for a complete GPU loop + block LOL

  • Ivan Dudkin
    Ivan Dudkin 22 days ago

    Это круче рeмонтяша)))

  • Jay Bojorquez
    Jay Bojorquez 23 days ago

    Interesting. I recall once when I worked in an industrial sized freezer warehouse, I looked up to see where the cooling was coming from. I saw fans. Made of some kind of metal. Looked like aluminum finish. Plastic fans are not ideal. I'm sure they can come up with something like a thin copper fan right?

  • inuysha360
    inuysha360 23 days ago

    Imagine it with a NH D15

  • hamtaro0314
    hamtaro0314 23 days ago +10

    Linus: "It needs to accomplish three things"
    Also Linus after saying the third: "And finally four..."

  • MrPirateking619
    MrPirateking619 24 days ago +2

    This video concept was stolen from DIY perks Linus at least give him credit

    • TheRealCat
      TheRealCat 21 day ago

      Not everybody knows every video out there okay?

  • Syntactic Garbage
    Syntactic Garbage 24 days ago

    rtx2080 in an average gaming computer

  • Falbert Forester
    Falbert Forester 24 days ago

    So, how did using the custom heat sink/spreader for the VRMs work? Did they stay in spec?

  • Stance santos
    Stance santos 24 days ago

    Watch some crazy person slap a prism on his GPU (since the trend on Facebook ATM is hacking the prism into a case fan)