I Was RIGHT!!!! (and I hate it) - Semiconductor Shortage Explained

23 mar 2021
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Ummæli
  • Closed captions are going haywire around 10:30 and forwards.

    Mikko RantalainenMikko Rantalainen2 klukkustundum síðan
  • Subtitles are out of sync

    WurmWurm3 klukkustundum síðan
  • You're missing the upstream supply chain and you're bitching about the wrong type of miners...well, actually the people/companies who do the "exploration" bit. LME Copper price has basically doubled over the last 12 months. It's "stabilized" around $9000USD/MT, right now (for how long?). Copper is required for all technology; I can't think of any industry that doesn't need copper in some way or another. Why has it spiked? Well, CoVID primarily--keeping miners out of the mines. A strong secondary reason--sourcing new copper deposits and opening new mines is down. That is something worth bitching about.

    mike garwoodmike garwood4 klukkustundum síðan
  • Interesting video. This is why a lot of hosting companies ended up as big sloppy conglomerates. It's cheaper to buy another company and yoink their datacenters than it is to plan and build out a new one. Or it used to be. I can't even begin to imagine the cost involved with building or expanding a fab facility with all that expensive gear.

    escapenguinescapenguin4 klukkustundum síðan
  • i hate that you are right about it

    GreenboiIncGreenboiInc5 klukkustundum síðan
  • means to do so PLEASE check out their stream, buy their album/merch, and support the bars & venues that host them. It’s been a rough year for us!

    Shauka HodanShauka Hodan5 klukkustundum síðan
  • Things are about to get really tight for everyone. The world has so many problems it’s just untenable.

    Americas FinestAmericas Finest7 klukkustundum síðan
  • Maybe if we didn't throw semiconductors into LITERALLY EVERYTHING, maybe the shortage may not have been so bad.

    DragonRider425DragonRider4257 klukkustundum síðan
  • The problem with GPU's is Crypto Mining and pandemic price gouging. When a 3080's ROI is 3 months, it's fueling more and more mining speculation. Don't BS us, it's the unforeseen demand variable.

    KyleQuestKyleQuest9 klukkustundum síðan
  • Am I drunk or was it more than 6 minutes till he said supply chain? Supply wasn't weak, Demand wasn't esoteric, it was the chain that was weak. Supply chain could not adapt quickly enough because a whole lot of money is tied up in paying out to investors then to paying into things to grow.

    Dahveed PerezDahveed Perez9 klukkustundum síðan
  • Or maybe we need to build more Semiconducter facilities in the USA just like TWSC and Intel are doing. People buying more, sure. That will blip the system, but there are shortages across the board in all raw materials. Raw materials America doesn't make anymore. Do some critical thinking on this.

    DJJustFrankDJJustFrank10 klukkustundum síðan
  • I work on firmware development for ECUs in cars. Our team is looking to change the microcontroller on which we worked for last 2 years to a different one, just because we won’t be able to get those in time. And we have a product release at the end of 2021. It’s crazy.

    indojin desuindojin desu11 klukkustundum síðan
  • I think China is just pouring salt in the wound

    thedillestpicklethedillestpickle12 klukkustundum síðan
  • Yes but we must focus on the REAL problem here. *The labor wages*

    Super SophisticatedSuper Sophisticated14 klukkustundum síðan
  • Out of curiosity, I looked on ebay to see what my 1080ti would fetch. It's about £560. I bought it 2nd hand at the peak of the last shortage for £700, more than 2 years ago. That is insane.

    tSp289tSp28914 klukkustundum síðan
  • you starting to look like a messi.

    Miguel InkMiguel Ink15 klukkustundum síðan
  • Yes, keep banning Chinese tech companies...

    Mat SallehMat Salleh15 klukkustundum síðan
  • What about Global Foundries, the former manufacturing arm of AMD? They are not in the high end game? And are cars using chips on the latest

    Wim L.Wim L.16 klukkustundum síðan
  • Do people really think that factories can just magick up capacity within months or even weeks? This is bleeding edge tech, not your run out of mill paper clip factories. Are people really this entitled and stupid? Ahh yes they are.

    Gaelin LooiGaelin Looi17 klukkustundum síðan
  • Oh cmon.. gamers gamers. It's shit narrative. Commercialism mindset of the west. Are you people can't stay with your hardware for 1-2 years and you constantly need to buy newer shit?! That's complete waste of bullshit paper money.

    Charlike Mike ReagentCharlike Mike Reagent18 klukkustundum síðan
  • I notice *a concentration of 'essential infrastructure' like semi-conductor factories on US territory* , following the steady rise of US AMD market shares and the decline of Israeli INTEL. And I take not of it as geopolitical signal - arguably, towards _a 'war economy'_ . www.scmp.com/tech/enterprises/article/3086998/how-covid-19-changes-geopolitics-semiconductor-supply-chains

    Christoph MahlerChristoph Mahler18 klukkustundum síðan
  • "Fuck you, minors".... I'm sure that bit of video won't be used against you as a meme...I mean...this is the internetz. People are super nice here, right?

    Cristian PopCristian Pop19 klukkustundum síðan
  • I not really a "big breasts" guy. Can't we just recall all the breast implants from women and make more video cards? My Thors and Marines in Stacraft never let me down.

    Johnathan DoeJohnathan Doe21 klukkustund síðan
  • Margaret Thatcher would have loved you.

    Pierric DescampsPierric Descamps21 klukkustund síðan
  • So miners and scalpers and kids wanting to upgrade their Dell is the reason... mkay lol

    Lee FallLee Fall22 klukkustundum síðan
  • Lots of great info, and you are scratching the surface of the real, underlying problem... Demand! Crystal ball says that when you print trillions of dollars, it will devalue the currency, leading to inflation, and at onset, lead to frivolous spending on things like fps... Dopes.

    Stee whoopStee whoop22 klukkustundum síðan
  • "Now for the GPU's - It's the minors" I knew that those fortnite cards would bring a market crisis through their moms credit cards.

    dolita windodolita windoDegi Síðan síðan
  • But have you ever thought about the shortage could be because of the Suez canal blocking?

    Jake SinclairJake SinclairDegi Síðan síðan
  • I doubt the fun's over. Just imagine what the demand forecasts look like after this. A situation that everyone mostly agrees is temporary (perhaps a new floor for the number of office drones freed from the cubicle) spikes demand. Do you even want to meet that demand? Worst case, you're just left with a ton of excess capacity and waiting for the next pandemic to make it make sense, hopefully while that new capacity is still technologically relevant. I mean, yeah. There's a bunch of other economic ripples from this that look like they might stick around a while, but this? I don't know, but I'm doubtful.

    William ShreckengostWilliam ShreckengostDegi Síðan síðan
  • The ccp are also buying huge swathes of semi conductors for their hypersonic missile program.

    MatchBookNotesMatchBookNotesDegi Síðan síðan
    • Instituting a hefty tax on the selling of GPU's will greatly reduce the shenanigans. Mandatory reporting. Also the government should keep track of anyone hoarding GPU's, etc.

      dolita windodolita windoDegi Síðan síðan
  • Wanted to built one myself but nothing decent to find within my budget so I went for a pre-built. I know it's a no go and the steal won't make me utterly happy but the market forced me to buy a brandnew damned Dell Xps with a cursed i9-11900K, a 1 TB M.2 PCIe NVMe and a RTX 3060 Ti for the price of one single, secondhand rtx 3070! 1500 eurobucks in total that is! I Hope the thing won't explode since it's underpowered with 500 watt. Regrets will be felt in 2023 when the prices has plummet. But life is too short to not have some pasta yet. Coroner-19 does the world no good!

    perothingperothingDegi Síðan síðan
  • Laptop rout it is

    The MoshThe MoshDegi Síðan síðan
  • I never knew I was living in Iraq although I was there in 2013. I am currently living under The Great Dynasty of Great Britain And Ireland.

    The Hi-ChampionThe Hi-ChampionDegi Síðan síðan
  • I'm not going to buy 3rd gen. Fuck it. I'll wait until 4th gen.

    carmello12carmello12Degi Síðan síðan
  • It's very simple. People used their gubmint checks to buy RTX 3060 instead of buying food and wiped out supply

    elevate111elevate111Degi Síðan síðan
  • Let's force everyone to choose between Smart Phones & Laptops & Desktops

    Stephen DiasStephen DiasDegi Síðan síðan
  • Linus... We here in Germany are in Lockdown since November 2020. I would LOVE to spend money on local businesses, but our gourverment is stupid as hell and has no other solution then "Lockedown" all the time. And everybody sees, that this strategy does not work..... So I REALLY need a RTX NOW! ;)

    ShortClipsificationShortClipsificationDegi Síðan síðan
  • I read that ASML makes the machines that TSMC use to make chips. They were told to ramp down production before Apple gobbled up their capacity.

    blackflagqwertyblackflagqwertyDegi Síðan síðan
  • I'm here only to give you like. FU*K YOU MINERS!!!

    C.P.C.P.Degi Síðan síðan
  • Toyota isn't affected by the chip shortage because they stockpiled. You should really research what happened with Huawei and how much foundry resources they booked out in advance of the embargoes going into affect.

    JR EarlJR EarlDegi Síðan síðan
  • Are you going to do a new 1500 dollar comp build. Sigh, I was finally looking forward to buying a new pc since I gave mine away long ago. Hmm... Samsung... I really hate that company. I really hate the Genghis Khan Finances of asia, Fuck those people just steal and make crap... My reference is in history of korea electronic and rag trade of the asiatics under the unified japan model of the prefecture that aggressive took over global share while utilizing its Han dynasty babylon shops/ er temples to disrupt other localized or regional nations, whilst also doing and betraying Germany to some regard, so yeah, business as usual, using other groups to eliminate their problems da consolidate over the market, same as Ram design, or the micro-processor out of California sold to sony, etc... just like apple using 40 year old de classified tech to the market place... beginign to see the capital abuse market more then the national or paitalism actual market... which forces dependence, which often how tributary system of imperial ask worked, they force nations to compitualte after they udenrmine their self autonomy, China, Textiles. Technically ram is textile also... yep.. who cares about law, certainly undermining life of destroy it doesn't seem to be a thing in the asiatics, that entire peninsula when asia in classic times was a tiny little country, acted and consolidated power over vastregiosn with the same type of warfare model of undermining, They did the same thing in the BC state once in power, they only hire their collective unless you interbreed with them, its not that there isn't money and they also collapse sectors in the public office to sell it private and then act in the use of money to gain ratio, so basically pilling for fiat money, rather than gold, so people are not dying having gold removed like with the roosevelt nonsense, but it certainly seems a civislatnion is being quite bombarded by the lawless brigade and its strange sentiment that someone in a governing system states they can act and o no wrong in their actions , Icould go into the governor general utilizing the tax dollars to give money to foreigners for free housing and education, while then using the migrant waves and india to give these people authoritiative position over the canadian realm, all this came form the bolsheviks and the oppression of women victim narrative for 120 years. Weakening the positions of males in the western society, because these groups hate men that call out bullshit and state no... and will kill another human that crosses their abusive line. How they get around this is micro manage aggression into the people why we see shooters and men in society rampaging because the governing system is paid to disrupt and bully individuals its not really community, and its a systematic type of warfare.. The idiots invovled do more damage for simple money to buy foreign power goods they serve rather than actual building or serving the nation at hand. So yeah .. even so much as asia, with their bold statements of we come to take what Christ had given to you because we deserve it, which is the same sentiment of the jim Krom tribe in the melanisians place from the ww2 when americans (conglomerate of natives) stopped and boxed in japans aggression. Certainly a strange world... of eradication and excessive nonsense. I and heavy on national extremism against all asians since they all and any other human that carry ideals form their other area,s since they operate to steal and serve not the land or value but simply the imperial master... their means of dissipation and money nonsense is really strange, which impeded all the active men and works post ww2 and on ward, simply by control gin the finances over countries and areas whilst raping and pillaging al the natural resources to build their glass homes.. since they didn't provide assets but undermined it and they utilize the psycho breeds like the Foggers offspring that are simply murderers for hire.. A strange world.. I wouldn't say england was an ice place either with its inventions and also links to the same financial heresy like with bit coin. Currency of universe is energy and electricity, so basically the unit of work, Our work is judged by man power, and men and women use these as a ratio to the work needed nd means of forward money is a relation simply of that work to trade for food, but there is a donor system of honesty behind it. IE the person that is gathering the food, is participating in the building of the nation and its movement of people an important job, thus the aggricutlural council, these outlets across canada, were stripped cleaned and replicated in asia. So yeah.. I have never seen a more fucked up thing on this planet then how asia operates. It strips anderaases nations by taking good ideas nd then destroying them where they found them.. is that like some serious fucked up hatred? anyways... I just wanted to know if you were going to do another cheap mans build.. hmm

    Artemirr LazarisArtemirr LazarisDegi Síðan síðan
  • Joe Biden = Gamer Question Mark?

    FeebleleopardFeebleleopardDegi Síðan síðan
  • Everything I have found is that scalpers bought several processors and other components at the normal retail then marked them up some $500 or more. That is Amazon, Ebay and every other high end market.

    Peter BoonPeter BoonDegi Síðan síðan
  • I have forceen this shit and started building a gaming pc in january of 2020 and finished it by summer and build a pretty discent pc for 800 bucks ... now i cant buy a damn graphics card that is weaker then mine lmao

    Plamen EvtimovPlamen EvtimovDegi Síðan síðan
  • Instituting a hefty tax on the selling of GPU's will greatly reduce the shenanigans. Mandatory reporting. Also the government should keep track of anyone hoarding GPU's, etc.

    Arby 1611Arby 1611Degi Síðan síðan
    • @Enuf Alrdy ISpast deleted my second comment. They are censoring the truth. Crypto makes the rich richer because you give them money to be able to mine crypto. They don't hold crypto, they exchange it for real assets. Crypto is not designed to hold value. It's a propped up pyramid scheme that will collapse once people stop buying into it or people stop accepting it as payment.

      Arby 1611Arby 1611Degi Síðan síðan
    • @Enuf Alrdy I forgot to add, crypto miners are also making power companies (and their investors) richer.

      Arby 1611Arby 1611Degi Síðan síðan
    • @Enuf Alrdy What mess and how?

      Arby 1611Arby 1611Degi Síðan síðan
    • Too much "government" is why we're in this mess in the first place!

      Enuf AlrdyEnuf AlrdyDegi Síðan síðan
  • Congratulation, you are a prophet!

    RegenRegenDegi Síðan síðan
  • at the time of posting there is something going on with the English subtitles at 10:38 ....

    RowanRowanDegi Síðan síðan
  • i just purchased a cyberpower complete system on bestbuy for $1300 because it had the video card I want and hell the specs of everything else were decent.

    MeS DetailsMeS Details2 dögum síðan
  • I don't see the problem. It is profitable for manufacturers to sell video cards to miners. But they also have a reputation. They can contact companies that assemble computers and *give them quotas for the purchase of video cards, with the condition that they sell them together with the computer.* For example, 25% of video cards are sold with computers and 75% separately for upgrading old computers. Or 50/50, if it works out even 90% / 10% . The manufacturer will still sell whatever it can produce, but will improve its reputation.

    LordDesAbsterdensLordDesAbsterdens2 dögum síðan
  • Sources please

    PaplexPaplex2 dögum síðan
  • I don't really need the latest greatest GPU - I need something that would drive 4K@60 for desktop use mainly which GT7XX that seem to be the only things available "new" doesn't. Maybe there's a hole in the market for something like 10nm RX550 (could be like 2.8X-ish yield form the same amount of silicon)

    František ŠindelářFrantišek Šindelář2 dögum síðan
  • Ok. So as to the GPU shortage issues. Say that you are right and the demand for them is much higher than the makers thought. Why, almost a year later, is it still impossible to find ANY gpus that are under $1000? I am using a GTX 1050ti. I am only using it because there is nothing else available and the ones that ARE available are waaaaaay out of my price range. And at this point, anything would be an improvement. I have already had to replace the fans on this one 3 times already. But even the fans are getting hard to find. There may be gpus out there but the prices are too damned high for normal people to afford anymore. The way I heard it, the makers like Envidea are phasing out the 10 series in favor of the new RTX line up. That they quit making anything that is in the 10s so that people would be forced to buy the high priced RTX cards. At this point, I don't know what to believe and to tell you the truth, I have a feeling that at the end of the day, it all comes down to the makers just wanting more and more money from us.

    Michael HendrixMichael Hendrix2 dögum síðan
  • Wasnt it very obvious that with raytracing going mainstream with consoles it would lead to a quadruple demand on RTX GPUs? Personaly i burnt my hands on various temporary technologies like LCD-》LED minidisc-》mp3 for example. So i skiped the 2000 generation and kept my 1080ti. Now i wanted a 3080 but the price went from 800$ to 2000$...

    NebucadnezaNebucadneza2 dögum síðan
  • Damn bruh 3 to 4 quarters? A full fucking year!? Then another 3 to 6 months until there's a chance I can walk into a... shit forgot, Frys went out of business months ago. FML Ok sooooo maybe a year and a half before I can get one on newegg

    Chico Dust-EChico Dust-E2 dögum síðan
  • Anyone notice the Closed Captions Announcement at 10:34 ?

    Luke HylandLuke Hyland2 dögum síðan
  • I can wait 🥰

    WoolPuppyWoolPuppy2 dögum síðan
  • WTF that caption. LOL

    Tested IdeasTested Ideas2 dögum síðan
  • Plan in 5 year plans PC Master Race. :P

    R HR H2 dögum síðan
  • FUBU TV LOL SO FANY FUBU .. OR VIROZON OR SPRING .... COME ON MEN . lol don't even care about the name or the image or their own promo ... if he collects $ 100 to $ 200 a month fore one house or apartemen fora all tv cabel internet and phone maxi pax in tha usa... You still realize how much money !!! those companies absolutely actually swims in money !!! each manager in his own pool behind the house .. if it offers at least a gigapit net spped ( MAXI 100MB REAL ) on those packages and if they now go to 10 gigabite per second ( in realliti 1g 1000 MB REAL MAX ) who will manage to make 500,000 new subscribers on new subscriptions of 10 giga ... it will be worth for them they wil deserve it . it to take home with pool in florida or california or can in lasvegas ... anyway in tha sunny states !! but to live your life you also put money in the image in the logos in the name in the advertisement ok wft .... because the names and logos are a bit embarrassing a bit more . may opinion

    Clau GM CMG AND PC STUF !!!Clau GM CMG AND PC STUF !!!2 dögum síðan
  • I get it... but still it does not makes sense why I cant even buy GTX 10XX or RTX 20XX and neither AMD GPUs... I was checking GPU price of GTX 1060 which I had 3 years ago before I got RTX 2070 (I needed to sell my PC becuase I am relocating to different country and system was too heavy to carry around) so some semiconductor shortage has nothing to do with people selling GTX 1060 for 700 USD and RTX 2070 for 1300 USD... USED... I cant even get my hands on GTX 9XX series since people ask like 400 USD for GTX 980... which is old used card... CPUs? well intels locked CPUs like i5 9400 are being sold for 400+ USD aswell... but I know how to trick the system... since I need a PC... and I have a laptop with decent i5 which is also locked but its decent I can buy crappy dell optilex with i7 or something similar with only onboard 8th or 9th gen intel CPU which has decent onboard GPU and survive with that for some time... as long as it can run Overwatch and few other games, I should be fine... no NVENC encoder for streaming, no streaming at all, no animation creations no ultimate Asseto Corsa with steering wheel setup... But some FPS games at 30 FPS or replaying older Assassins creed games at 30 FPS is still good enough... these times are like a time machine for me since I can play only old games so I have already finished a bunch of games I havent played for years but I remember them games to be long and awesome but after playing new games, it feels weird but atleast I still enjoy the story... I just hope miners stop buying gaming GPUs and stick with mining things like ANT Miner or whatnot and stop bothering us gamers and content creators...

    wUnpwUnp2 dögum síðan
  • "Majority of GPUs are currently ending up in gamer hands". Yeah, sure.

    KwokyKwoky2 dögum síðan
  • I guess there's a demand issue when scalpers bot buy rooms full of cards to sell them at ridiculous prices on ebay.

    erkbunerkbun2 dögum síðan
  • honestly. you are not short of silicon. you are short of morals in the manufacturers like scamvidia.

    William KirkpatrickWilliam Kirkpatrick2 dögum síðan
  • $310 for gigabyte radeon rx 5500 xt 8 GB $375 for Radeon Rx 580 8GB I can give you my source and prices for $500 . By paying me this ill give you the direct source of how i get above prices. I get it from South America and no i will not let you know where I get them from for free. Nothing in life is free

    Mosquito BallsMosquito Balls2 dögum síðan
  • that's because the crypto mining vs. cost tom mine is really not worth it. I mean, it's still slightly profitable after factoring in the huge cost of electricity and equipment, but come on. I'm only considering the more well known crypto like bitcoin, Eth, litecoin, etc.. maybe there are underlying alt coin markets you can mine for specifically that Im not considering? (I doubt it though)

    Matthew ForysMatthew Forys2 dögum síðan
  • The used market will swing back before new stuff gets close to MSRP. It might be 6 months to a year but a lot of people buying are gonna realize they dont need that GPU and would rather have money.

    SkadragonSkadragon2 dögum síðan
  • You and everyone predicted this...

    anthony evanthony ev2 dögum síðan
  • I'm a local business! ....okay I'm a local content creator. ...fine I'm just a ISpastr.

    DigThat32DigThat322 dögum síðan
  • nearing the end of the video, the subtitles just go into left field

    Kenny SmithKenny Smith2 dögum síðan
  • I work for a supplier to the auto industry that is also effected by this as well. Our product doesn't use the semi conductor chips but our products are not needed as much because like you said the assembly line must halt.

    David DickersonDavid Dickerson2 dögum síðan
  • Linus has to be pretty dumb if he think miners and scalpers arent the main issue here.

    Andreas TzimboukakisAndreas Tzimboukakis2 dögum síðan
  • Also, you heard about scalpers epidemic? Just look at the facebook market place you'll find a lot of insanely priced 30XX cards :')

    Patrice LevesquePatrice Levesque2 dögum síðan
  • All I heard was Linus saying fook minors.

    alexstrazalexstraz2 dögum síðan
  • I picked the worst year to finally decide to buy parts for my build. Got my cpu, motherboard, and ram on the way and I'll probably be getting everything else minus GPU over the next couple months. Technically I'll be able to boot the computer with the onboard graphics but man will it be depressing to have like $2k into the build and no GPU in sight :(

    AbioticlimeAbioticlime2 dögum síðan
  • Why can't we just go back to cars that don't have computers in them?

    thephilguy1thephilguy12 dögum síðan
  • way to throw pusle way under the bus

    BlazinSouthBlazinSouth2 dögum síðan
  • We need to flip the K shape recovery if we dont want to live in 1984 AI edition. Supporting local economy before it disapear totally from the planet.

    ARI-ATH BadmintonARI-ATH Badminton2 dögum síðan
  • 4:18 I'd just like to remind everyone that f***ing minors is illegal in most countries.

    João NevesJoão Neves2 dögum síðan
  • I still use 8years old laptop and I love it.

    Wiktor TomanekWiktor Tomanek2 dögum síðan
  • Now is the time for not overclocking cpu and gpu, when the replacement is out of stock in the shop! And to do dustcleaning once in a while, with air on a can. Not the vacuumcleaner!!! (static electricity is bad for pc's)

    KnightosprKnightospr2 dögum síðan
  • Lucky Canada, I'm in the hospitality industry in the US and we closed for one month at the start and that was it. A couple more weeks and I'll have my second dose of the vaccine so that will ease my anxieties a bit luckily.

    Matteo TurnerMatteo Turner3 dögum síðan
  • It's also true that those(professionals) working remotely are less likely to catch Covid19 compared to those, who have to (work)- factory worker, delivery person, meat factory etc.

    Tim YppTim Ypp3 dögum síðan
  • Don't buy any new phones or laptop or gpu. Problem solved. But crypto miners are buying everything up.

    p sp s3 dögum síðan
  • The semiconductors are in our vaccines.😂

    Benedikt MeierBenedikt Meier3 dögum síðan
  • Once all the furlough schemes and stimulus checks stops, no one will be able to afford this stuff anyway because there's going to be a global depression

    ChompChompNomNomChompChompNomNom3 dögum síðan
    • @Michael John never gonna happen

      5000mahmud5000mahmud21 klukkustund síðan
    • @Michael John Open everything up now to reduce the damage. Germany is still in full lockdown

      ChompChompNomNomChompChompNomNomDegi Síðan síðan
    • So just don't stop them, right?

      Michael JohnMichael JohnDegi Síðan síðan
  • Anyone else notice the amount of bots repeating the same comment about the K curve?

    NightingaleNightingale3 dögum síðan
  • I was abt to build a pc

    Jayasureyathegamee balasundaramJayasureyathegamee balasundaram3 dögum síðan
  • Software serves no purpose without the right hardware, and vice versa. Either the videogame industry adapts to what's available to consumers or it will be the most affected. I see major titles being developed for low to midrange previous gen GPUs until mid 2022 just so they can sell.

    Peace DogPeace Dog3 dögum síðan
  • common sense...what would virus do?? slow all humanity production...people don't want to be near anyone with the virus in any factory...thing is ..only intel have special suits that blocks everything gonna in...but taiwanese .?? i am not sure what they use on to protect their fab and workers...

    DR.NEGADR.NEGA3 dögum síðan
    • Talk about being clueless...

      Manas PradhanManas Pradhan3 dögum síðan
  • Dude looks a lot better with this beard and new hair do. Was a straight geek before. Now, almost handsome. Good job.

    dondrap513dondrap5133 dögum síðan
  • 2:02 - Wrong... "People" aren't buying them all. "Bots" are buying them all for scalpers and crypto mining.

    Tony TuiteTony Tuite3 dögum síðan
    • @Tony Tuite I will not buy a new GPU until the manufacturers manufacture a surplus at MSRP. Should be in 2 years at minimum 3 years at most. Hopefully my computer lasts until then.

      Arby 1611Arby 1611Degi Síðan síðan
    • @Manas Pradhan There are literally millions of crypto mining operations around the world. That is quantifiable with a quick Google search. And it's not that I can't afford a video card at twice the price. It's the principle. I refuse to reward douchebags who use bots to buy all of the inventory before anyone else has a chance then resell them for ridiculous prices. Setting up these bots isn't that complicated and takes no skill. Any idiot can figure out how to do it in 5 minutes (and they have). These people represent the worst that capitalism has to offer. And I mean that sincerely as a capitalist businessman. Capitalism isn't broken. It's just that these people exist.

      Tony TuiteTony Tuite3 dögum síðan
    • How many miners do you think exist? And what do you think scalpers are doing with them? Just because you can't afford them at double the price doesn't mean most of the market can't, it can

      Manas PradhanManas Pradhan3 dögum síðan
  • We keep buying them all ?! I wish .... I bet both teams are selling the cards directly to scalpers and mining rig owners. We the mortals just watch this videos about the urban myths of legendary gpu's. Placed an order for a gpu on december 7th 2020. Still waiting, now they say the card will probably arrive on june 30th .....

    tzacanitu tzakanitutzacanitu tzakanitu3 dögum síðan
  • The captions on this video are wrong

    transient waveformtransient waveform3 dögum síðan
  • I already figured these out long ago.

    Mahesh WalataraMahesh Walatara3 dögum síðan
  • The incompetent knickers chronologically miss because pelican thoracically work via a terrific carriage. workable, sudden bag

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  • 12:45 defensa y justicia vs colon mira donde te vengo a encontrar jajaj

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  • One of the reasons that TSMC and other Taiwanese chip manufacturers are struggling is a drought in Taiwan. The government is diverting water from farmers to chip fabs which require huge amounts of water to operate. Taiwanese farmers being paid for not growing crops due to this, but are very concerned about the entire situation.

    Matt BlandMatt Bland3 dögum síðan
  • Chip fabs need at least 12 weeks to even start the chip production process again that was slowed down or stopped due to pandemic. Also, there are more important fabless chip production industries with higher priority, so we will have to wait even much longer :( More years wasted. As if my entire youth was not enough...

    Dare BGDDare BGD3 dögum síðan
  • Thanks for the news...I'm so glad I'm not a gamer!!!! My poor old i5 10400 is just fine for Chess and other non-speed slugs....

    kevin ruiterskevin ruiters3 dögum síðan
  • Huge broken supply chains in construction right now too. Hope you are not doing any home renovations this year. Good video Linus.

    breed187breed1873 dögum síðan
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