New iPhone: The WORST Time to Buy New Tech

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    1. Wail Faridi

      I wasn't gonna click this video because of that title

    2. spacetime

      I don't even bother watching your iPhone reviews anymore. Here's a Spark Notes version: you sit and bitch about things it's missing that is obvious to everyone and all the people much smarter than you at Apple, but clearly for a reason they've chose not to implement that X feature. Yes you'll bitch about the notch, how they haven't changed anything else but cameras, waste of money, etc etc.

    3. Bowdey van Etten

      Im gonna get a Xs from my Carrier rn its a whole 2€ per month cheaper

    4. TigerTT

      Asus ROG Phone 2>Everything else lol

    5. Houston International Media

      He complains about Apple not supporting an already one year old phone for 5 years and yet when I buy an Android, it slows down less than a year after buying it AND it has no real support after 2 years. Such a biased US-new channel

    6. Economan3000

      Love the 90s camera angle

    7. Antonio Toni

      Shut up don’t now anything about iPhone 📱 so 🤐

    8. Da PunJabI MuLtAnI

      here's a word from our sponsor ...... apple.......... buy old product with new packaging....... dislike to this video....

    9. Colin Murphrey

      Just as an FYI and not to shit on your graph-making skills... time is always X-axis. However, you had your years set to the Y-axis... this is just for future reference and not to be an asshole.

    10. Rohan George

      Quality video as always, wow

    11. Sudip Biswas

      wait for the iPhone 12

    12. Juan A


    13. KRIXT VA

      Good point, let's make a movement NO ONE BUYS ANY IPHONE UNTIL THEY Sale them for no more than $300 ;) The problem is that we have a bunch of dumb market that keeps paying whatever they ask for it!

    14. Channel Jany

      I upgraded to xiaomi from apple lol 😂

    15. Channel Jany

      I upgraded to xiaomi from apple lol 😂

    16. raja mangubat

      Long live iphone

    17. Henry Kung

      But the iPhone 5s is still getting os updates... So you still get software updates

      1. Raegan From Wowifying

        No, the updates ended with iOS 12.4.1

      2. AphoticJr

        That stopped this year. Ios 13 is coming to iphone 6s and up.

    18. remy greer

      🤷🏽‍♂️ new iPhones and apple products always go on sale for the holidays... just wait

    19. yeRR _

      I’m still on my iPhone 6S Plus LoL

    20. Zephyr Gaming

      My battery is at 1% hopefully I can see much of Linus video. Linus: but here’s a word from our sponsor

    21. Vikotnick

      What the hell is new with the new phone? A new camera and some sound crap. Terrible.

      1. CrimsonForce 43

        Vikotnick better battery

    22. ACRapid

      I need 7 or better 8 inch smartphone).

    23. William Holes

      The iPhone 6s and up are supported on the latest software, iOS 13. That’s a 6 year old phone, not 5. iOS 12 supported devices as old as the 5s, which was 7 generations old in respect to that software update.

    24. RaginPlayer

      Wait a minute so i bought an iphone Xs A month earlier And the phone came out last year So i have 4 years till software updates stops

      1. NMEofdaST8

        @batsonelec C yeah I have a Galaxy S10 and I'm going to switch to the 11 Pro then upgrade yearly

      2. batsonelec C

        you get 5 years minimum. My 2015 6S will get iOS13 so that makes it 6 years actual time. 15,16,17,18,19,20 =6 ( or 5 model years ) and then 7 if iOS14 in late 2020 will work. I have never had a top tier Android get over 2 years worths of OS updates, that is why I switched to Apple in the first place.

      3. NMEofdaST8

        @hammerrox yes exactly you should have more than 4 years with an A12 cpu

      4. hammerrox

        Not necessarily, no. Recently that has been Apple's thing for updates with the iPhone 5s going from 2013-2019 and the iPhone 6/6 Plus series going from 2014-2019. As phones get more powerful and OS's get more efficient, iPhones will be able to run the software for longer because they can handle the new features and iOS. For example, I wouldn't be surprised if the 6s/6s Plus series continues to receive updates until at least iOS 14/15 because of how fast, smooth and reliable it is on iOS 12 still. The A9 processor is very good and efficient with that kind of stuff, even being released in 2015. So, I would imagine that as time goes on we could see newer iPhones like the 8 and X series last for 7-8 years from the time of launch, that is as long as the batteries get changed every 3-4 years because of degradation.

    25. RaginPlayer

      Linus gets sponsors left and right

    26. Rod Munch

      While all these US-newrs will tell you, the peasant, that the new iPhone isn't worth getting, you can rest assured they'll have it for themselves. That's how it always works - the important people have the latest and greatest, meanwhile you're still using a 5s because you work at McDonalds and you're about to fired and replaced by an iPad.

      1. Austin Blackburn

        Linus doesn't use iPhone so why would he upgrade to the newest?

      2. Ape



      Am I the only one who noticed the huge mole on his hand

    28. David Harrison

      4 Gigs Ram Wow My 12 month old Oppo has 6 gigs with 128 storage and the flagship has 8 gigs and 240 gig storage. Over to you Apple

      1. Finlay 123

        And yet the iphone will still run 3 times faster.

    29. BIG_BOSS

      4 hours extra battery alone is more then good reason to buy iPhone 11 pro

    30. M_C

      Feels like an ad. Disappointed.

    31. Jonor Nokturl

      Im still rocking my LG G7, nothing new has made me wanna switch to a new device

    32. Antonín Čala

      Denis wearing those headphones backwards nearly killed me

    33. Kartikay Bhardwaj

      so now i SHOULDN'T buy iphone 7 now..... and i CAN'T buy iphone 11 also due to less budget. :(

    34. whiteandnerdytuba

      So don’t ever buy used android since there’s no update window

      1. David Blanchet

        depend on how old it is my brother have a pawn shop and the most common cell people are trying to sell him is iphones

    35. Nikos Per

      Are there still sheeple that buying 1k+ price tag phones? 😂

    36. Andreas Hvilhøj

      Hi i just need a little help here :) When was the last time the Xr prices dropped and when will it happen again? Thank you

      1. Seldom Pooper

        @Andreas Hvilhøj they don't, given how Apple scam customers in repair services.

      2. Andreas Hvilhøj

        @Christian De Santa didn't quite understand but yes i'll buy an apple product no matter what...

      3. Andreas Hvilhøj

        @Seldom Pooper they do... honestly

      4. AphoticJr

        Seldom Pooper i mean its not that bad a phone

      5. Christian De Santa

        U gonna buy iPhones just because the second handed prices don't drop?


      I have an iPhone 7, I want to buy the iPhone 11, is it a good choice?


        Gage Yea I had a Huawei P9 lite for like a year

      2. Gage

        @BLUESCHOOL RECORDS have u even tried android?


        Gage Lol the iPhone 11 costs 800€ and I love IOS and don‘t like Android

      4. Gage

        no, the iphone 11 (or any iphone) is an overpriced piece of shit. You pay $1000 for the bear minimum. Most android phones you can find now have way more features and are overall better than Apple, for cheaper and or the same price. I suggest getting a OnePlus 7 Pro or a Samsung Galaxy s10+ / Note 10

    38. danwat1234

      3:00 But a phone isn't dead once OS updates stop becoming available. New apps still suppor the older OS for years to come.

    39. Freakinkat Productions

      Dying or not, from my point odd view its this "linus has steadily been building hardcore mining and or server hardware, thus US-new had somewhat served its purpose to gain the funding for a bigger project and plan, that hes been editorial ans hinting st in his videos over time, If you've been paying attension, that is? Not to mention his affiliations, partnerships and ties with huge corporations. Factor that in and you will see what I see? One smart mofucker!"

    40. Aaron

      Who else caught that MKBHD and Gal Gadot iPhone scandal reference?? 😂

    41. Andres jimenez

      My iPhone 7plus appears to do all that the 11 does. I don’t get how people buy new phones when benefits are minimal. Quite foolish.

      1. erik svensson

        Only reason to buy a new phone 2015 and onwards for me has always been due to them breaking. Although I do understand people wanting the latest and greatest especially with apple where the resell value makes the new phone quite cheap in comparison to other manufacturers. But most buy them for the fashion statement a 150 dollar phone works about as good as a new flagship phone for 1000$ and a car worth 3000 does about the same as a car for 30000, people have money and seem very willing to burn it quickly, so be happy for their sacrifice! It's just about the only thing keeping the economy afloat anyway.

    42. Donavan Cargin

      I’m happy with my iPhone 8 Plus, not upgrading until it breaks, Feels good, I used to upgrade every time a new phone came out. Such a waste of money

    43. Orange Man

      Should I get the xr or the iPhone 11? Currently have a iPhone 7

    44. celileminem

      You know nothing about iPhones

    45. Hurrystream

      Who uses the same iPhone for 5 years? Or 4 then, if you buy the previous gen. Next to noone? I'd say updates is the least of the issues.

      1. Finlay 123

        All the people who aren't techno geeks like you and me

    46. Mindfake

      Hey Linus, do you think it is worth switching to Apple? Idk if you ever made a video about iOS vs Android or Windows/Linux vs macOS. I am a CS student and tbh I always hated on Apple, b/c I thought they have the same specs as other laptops and sell it for 30% more. Is it as userfriendly as everybody always says or am I better off with a Windows or Linux OS.

    47. Bjornormus

      Interesting to see when to buy certain pieces of hardware during the year. Do you have any tips on when to buy a gaming monitor?

    48. Harry Huang

      Apple has gone from a lifestyle and imagery way of thinking to a money thirsty brand that me embarrassing itself on markets with far better alternatives

    49. Darkan Raiden

      what is an iphoooone ?

    50. Zax 133

      Bro can you tell me isn't there really any reqson to have such a big notch on IPhone 11

      1. Austin Blackburn

        The notch should die! What was wrong with bezels?

    51. R

      I had my iPhone 5 for four years and it cost me £600 or £150 per year. I could have bought the 4s for £450 but I figured I'd only be able to keep that for 3 years until I needed to upgrade and that is the same £150 per year. It seemed logical to go for the iphone 5 and have the latest phone (at the time). Now of course the caveat is that it would delay my upgrade by 1 year. However, that would have coincided coincided with the launch of the iPhone 7 which I would have waited for father than getting the 6s after 3 years had I gone for the 4s. Instead I went for the Samsung S7 EDGE as it was cheaper, (Apple put up UK prices 20% due to a weak £ whereas Samsung had not), had a larger OLED screen, was waterproof (I dropped my iPhone 3GS in a coffee at work and ruined it), plus had an SD sim card tray for up to 256GB. I now have an S10+ ceramic with 512GB that I paid £879 at a UK airport: The latest iPhone with 512GB is £1,400 or £1,500! I noticed Apple put up the price of all Pro 11 phones £50 (in the UK) whereas there was no increase in the USA. Continuing weakness of the £ no doubt. 🙄😪

    52. flatty patty

      so the best time to buy a new iphone that just came out is 1 year later?

    53. Erdi Roblox & More!

      iPhones SUCK! Use Android 7 with 3 GB Ram and 32 GB free space. It's cheaper

    54. Ingus Podnieks

      Could someone tell me what happens with the plus model prices?

    55. The Unboxing Experience

      Another top notch video from the LTT team

    56. kittiecommittee

      And just like that, Linus & team nonchalantly disrupts the consumer tech industry with a single vid.

    57. AxionXIII

      Watching LTT videos is like watching a guy with a couple of Ferrari’s or Lambo’s constantly crapping on BMW’s and everything else in between.

    58. Ronan Lagan

      Boiii he changed the title from “this is the best time to buy a iPhone” or sum shit like that to “worse time to buy a iPhone “

    59. Mezmerizer 9

      apple products are dogshit.

    60. Bobspineable

      I’m seriously in need of a new phone. I’ve been using an iPhone 7 since it came out.

    61. Phathom

      Video needs to be updated >_

    62. Mr2pint

      Nobody needs any more RAM than 6 gigs on a smart phone it’s been tested many times over 12 gigs is just marketing baloney. iPhone with the extremely efficient processes get by with 4 gigs and run a lot more Efficient than any android setup.

    63. Chris Lorine

      PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR BACKGROUND MUSIC!!! It adds no value to the content and is really disturbing to those who have hifi sound.

    64. Unknown Common Man

      Is Apple watch series 4 or 5 compatible to use with Android phone .???

    65. j5689

      I thought this video was going to be about how it doesn't make any sense to buy this year's iPhone if you are able to wait one more year, since the first 5G-capable iPhone is due next year

    66. Johnnyxp64

      judging by last year's sales... apple has hard time to sell iphones anyway...people stopped buying them because is a trend fashion. so don't worry the other components will not be affected by their newest lunch like it was not affectes by last year's. on the contrary prices dropped because the factories where producing too much of some of the components but eventually didn't sell...and even apple don't forget reduced drastically their manufacturing. because they don't sale anymore.-

      1. Top Kek

        Johnnyxp64 lol watch this year

    67. Philippe Bouwen


    68. SFPPhoenix

      Dude linus, what the hell is on your left arm? Is that a red bumb?

    69. Chris Hyde

      this would be the case however memory was bottlenecked by market fixing samsung and hynix being two of several companies who got fined for this

    70. Oaf

      Oneplus 7 pro>