Water Cooling the RTX 3090 is... More Complicated

1 335 917 意见

*Free 32GB Flash Drive & 32GB Micro SD Card: rebrand.ly/x7ym0
Join the Micro Center Community: rebrand.ly/3uey2
Micro Center Custom PC Builder: rebrand.ly/6goyb
Save 10% and Free Worldwide Shipping at Ridge Wallets by using offer code LINUS at www.ridge.com/LINUS
We want to build some water cooled PCs with the RTX 3090, but just how small of a radiator can we use and still have reasonable temps?
Buy ASUS ROG Strix RTX 3090 GPU
On Amazon (PAID LINK): geni.us/lc5Ku
On Best Buy (PAID LINK): shop-links.co/1721650990659551270
On Newegg (PAID LINK): geni.us/c7AqSn
Buy EK-Quantum Vector Strix RTX 3080/3090 D-RGB
On EK's site at lmg.gg/bcqmp
Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
Discuss on the forum: linustechtips.com/main/topic/1261579-can-this-cool-an-rtx-3090/

►GET MERCH: www.LTTStore.com/
►SUPPORT US ON FLOATPLANE: www.floatplane.com/
►LTX EXPO: www.ltxexpo.com/
►Affiliates, Sponsors & Referrals: lmg.gg/sponsors
►Private Internet Access VPN: lmg.gg/pialinus2
►MK Keyboards: lmg.gg/LyLtl
►Nerd or Die Stream Overlays: lmg.gg/avLlO
►NEEDforSEAT Gaming Chairs: lmg.gg/DJQYb
►Displate Metal Prints: lmg.gg/displateltt
►Epic Games Store (LINUSMEDIAGROUP): lmg.gg/kRTpY
►Amazon Prime: lmg.gg/8KV1v
►Audible Free Trial: lmg.gg/8242J
►Streamlabs Prime: geni.us/cOHCiHh
►Our Gear on Amazon: geni.us/OhmF

Twitter: twitter.com/linustech
Facebook: facebook.com/LinusTech
Instagram: instagram.com/linustech
Twitch: www.twitch.tv/linustech
Techquickie: lmg.gg/techquickieyt
TechLinked: lmg.gg/techlinkedyt
ShortCircuit: lmg.gg/shortcircuityt
LMG Clips: lmg.gg/lmgclipsyt
Channel Super Fun: lmg.gg/channelsuperfunyt
Carpool Critics: lmg.gg/carpoolcriticsyt
Title: Laszlo - Supernova
Video Link: cnworld.info/free/gH6e3KCqumOjvLs/sh-p-n
iTunes Download Link: itunes.apple.com/us/album/supernova/id936805712
Artist Link: soundcloud.com/laszlomusic
Outro Screen Music Credit: Approaching Nirvana - Sugar High cnworld.info
Monitor And Keyboard by vadimmihalkevich / CC BY 4.0 geni.us/PgGWp
Mechanical RGB Keyboard by BigBrotherECE / CC BY 4.0 geni.us/mj6pHk4
Mouse Gamer free Model By Oscar Creativo / CC BY 4.0 geni.us/Ps3XfE

  • @1:51 You forgot the dad stare after, "you want best case scenario."

    Anthony HuhnAnthony Huhn6 小时 前
  • Not very practical. Show me a video where they can actually fit that in a case because it appears impossible for him to put the side panel on with that installed.

    John SmithJohn Smith天 前
  • "we returned from lunch to find our machine blackscreened and unresponsive" 😬

    Daniel GDaniel G天 前
  • 4:02 oooo god have mercy, I can’t even get my card and you guys are destroying one😭😭

    Quikplay FNQuikplay FN天 前
  • Its complicated because all content creators have all 30 cards that Nvidia made

    Samuel RuizSamuel Ruiz天 前
  • And I will take what ever it takes to skip that sponsor

    Titan VindiTitan Vindi天 前
  • Linus:"Watercooling is basically useless" Also Linus trys to watercools 3090

    drino zhaodrino zhao2 天 前
  • My 10850k and 3090 vector trinity run fine on 1 ek pe 360mm

    PastafazoolPastafazool2 天 前
  • What case is that?

    Andrew MurphyAndrew Murphy2 天 前
  • OK. You've found the obvious 🙂. Now we need to know what would be needed for a heavily OC 10900k (275W) plus a shunt modded OC Strix 3090. I haven't got my Strix 3090 yet, but have a 360mm plus a 140mm thick radiator with 'server' fans on my OC 2080ti at the moment. Any suggestions on whether this will handle potentially up to 1000W?

    Colin DyckesColin Dyckes2 天 前
  • hey linus, finished water cooling your brain yet?

    Recycle BinRecycle Bin2 天 前
  • Literally i think Linus says puppy too much cause i got a puppy ad before this video

    IcecreambobcatIcecreambobcat3 天 前
  • Where did the comparison to the shroud cooler on the ASUS 3090 go?

    Tanner WrightTanner Wright3 天 前
  • Am I the only one who does care about noise?

    Max246764Max2467643 天 前
  • Linus:"Watercooling is basically useless" Also Linus trys to watercools 3090

    JanJan3 天 前
  • I will ask... what case is that?? I love it’s look

    Logan JayLogan Jay3 天 前
  • Why not just measure water temperature?

    VNJVNJ3 天 前
  • Jake is now less cringe the Alex. Alex thinks he’s smart af but is really pretty incompetent.

    MrPelkmanMrPelkman3 天 前
  • Nice video thx for that info. Can i buy a 1,5mm thermal pad ? Or a 1mm pad?

    AlexAlex3 天 前
  • Does anyone background music on their headset, but not on regular speakers? Or am i going crazy?

    L0ckdawNL0ckdawN3 天 前
  • Noot noot

    pingupingu4 天 前
  • MICRO CENTER IS WHERE I BUILT MY FIRST PC!! It’s hands down my favorite pc store if you have one close to you I highly recommend going!! I bought a Radeon RX 590 there and I even got a FREE copy of my choice between Borderlands 3 or Ghost Recon Wildlands.

    Kcking1334 _Kcking1334 _4 天 前
  • It sounds like the video is underwater, low pitched hum in the backround

    Isaac WorleyIsaac Worley4 天 前
  • He went full " Verge " on this card !

    Sultan SinghSultan Singh4 天 前
  • I'll never own a 3090 but I am planning on having a RXT 3070 summer of 2021 when they become available.

    MattMatt4 天 前
  • This for Christmas please 😭😭

    Marco Lorenzo CastroMarco Lorenzo Castro4 天 前
  • This Guy Reminds me Of Choco Taco

    A VentusRiseA VentusRise4 天 前
  • 1:22 "You just say bingo." "Bingo! Oooohhhoooo how funnnnn"

    Jolly SwiftJolly Swift4 天 前
  • 4:03 literally fell out of my chair because i thought that was the pcb not the block lmao

    Fast HandsFast Hands4 天 前
  • You had the side fans backwards.. They're supposed to be exhaust.

    snekjuicesnekjuice5 天 前
  • Why Don't you use double sided fan cooling if you trying to get the best performance?

    daniel hardydaniel hardy5 天 前
  • I am usually looking forward to the sponsors in case it might be some of use 😂😂😂

    umop apisdnumop apisdn5 天 前
  • so should we......

    bcc 2bcc 25 天 前
  • 6 fans, go 2 triple, top and front, or bottom and front. Do it

    Chris BoweChris Bowe5 天 前
  • Try it with a blowie-matron

    Danny MillerDanny Miller5 天 前
  • Is ridge wallet actually worth it?

    Spencer P.Spencer P.5 天 前
  • I thought they were filing the 3090 at first😬

    Ben BravisBen Bravis5 天 前
  • I use 5 units for a I5 6600k and a 1070, keeping it cold.

    PennyAfNorbergPennyAfNorberg5 天 前
  • "best case scenario" lol get it

    Gamen4BrosGamen4Bros5 天 前
  • What case is that

    TomoqxTomoqx5 天 前
  • Boys you need to learn about race cars... Rookie move on the ticker radiator that was denser. More expensive doesn't mean cooler..

    Mark Vicars JrMark Vicars Jr5 天 前
  • 2:46 Shake that Alex. Something Linus could not confidently do without dropping. Great Video Alex!

    Dem0nflareDem0nflare5 天 前
  • 2:48 Looks like you’re pretty experience at that

    Kyler MoserKyler Moser5 天 前
  • Typical EK block - crap

    JohnJohn5 天 前
  • “Should we...” Linus: “yes.” Immediately cuts to Riley manhandling it

    DickDastardlyDickDastardly5 天 前
    • That was Alex

      Duke SkibbingtonDuke Skibbington5 天 前
  • My Alphacool st30 x-flow 360 rad is essentially silent with my fans, asus rog cpu/m.2 monoblock, and an alphacool cape Cora passive radiator so I don’t even need fans. And I only use 3 of the 6 cape Cora pipes, making it about the width of a regular radiator. I’m sure I could add my Gpu to the loop with no change in temps but I don’t have to, the whole system stays at room temp even with a blower style card. Open air case ftw.

    Calvin BottomsCalvin Bottoms5 天 前
  • Just get a 560 Monsta and call it a day (what I did). That cools just about anything possibly made even with just 800 rpm LL140's. Better to be overkill than underkill.

    FvckYoutube'sCensorshipAndTheirAdBuyers UseAdblockFvckYoutube'sCensorshipAndTheirAdBuyers UseAdblock5 天 前
  • ok a massive fucking FILE being used on a 3090 PCB...big balls time Linus crew, damn

    kamikazemelon787kamikazemelon7875 天 前
  • can somebody tell me pls what case was used here?

    IF3lliX W4PIF3lliX W4P5 天 前
  • At firt I thought he was making clearance for the cooler on the 3090 and I almost had a heart attack 4:01

    Pyrox _Pyrox _5 天 前
  • Alex: so should we... Linus: YES.

    Oussama MansourOussama Mansour5 天 前
  • Premium members shouldnt have to listen to sponsor bits.

    Tacticool MillenialTacticool Millenial5 天 前
  • Had this running in the background and genuinely got confused about what he was talking about. Was half listening to it, could hear it was Alex, but he was talking about 'curd'. Why?

    AtotehZAtotehZ5 天 前
  • 1:54 talking about fans in the case best /case/ scenario XD nice.

    Matthew TalisayMatthew Talisay5 天 前
  • 7:35 When you lose your 3090. smooth

    Tripp JohnsonTripp Johnson7 天 前
  • Try using your 11k rpm fans

    Dream's Twin BrotherDream's Twin Brother7 天 前
  • Which case is that is it Lian li or neo qube?

    Aditya MadhiAditya Madhi7 天 前
  • Have u thought of watercooling a 3D printer

    GamerGobliniGamerGoblini7 天 前
  • Hey linus, what happens when u have both nvidia and amd graphic card in the same pc? Pls reply

    Time LordTime Lord7 天 前
  • Does the side glass fit with that card?

    Casey PerlebergCasey Perleberg8 天 前
  • Maybe it's time to submerge your PC in oil again!

    Johannes BeranekJohannes Beranek8 天 前
  • And I’ll just uhh...take one of those of ur hands..ur welcome and thank you for the card

    ElegystudiosElegystudios8 天 前
  • Microcenter has 25 locations in the us? So that's why there are none near me xD

    Awesome ToodlesAwesome Toodles9 天 前
  • What's that case btw? Would be great if ya guys could put stuff like that in the description :)

    FabianFabian9 天 前
  • anyone know what case is in that system?

    Anton MarotoAnton Maroto9 天 前
  • I’d like to see 2 120 rads vs a 240 rad

    SotokaSotoka10 天 前
  • has a Mill, "everything should be machined". Grabs a file.

    Duke CoxDuke Cox10 天 前
  • I need to water-cool my RTX3090. It’s overheated 3 times on me during destiny on the highest settings. I’m running 3840x2160 resolution and it does fine until I start doing a strike or nightfall where there’s just a ton of stuff going down then it gets too hot

    Kevin ConnellKevin Connell10 天 前
  • that's an idea water cooling something with dirty water

    Luka_AFKLuka_AFK10 天 前
  • Every time he scrapes the 3090 uggh there goes 100$

    John WilsonJohn Wilson11 天 前

    ToonNut1 ToonNut007ToonNut1 ToonNut00711 天 前
  • The Luck i already have 2x480 and 1x 420 Radiator in my Corsair 1000D Case :D

    Christian StrubeChristian Strube13 天 前
  • Did Linus wake up and then hijacked the video?

    Christian WaagaardChristian Waagaard13 天 前
  • What pretty decent gpu r u getting for 175

    circlehousePROcirclehousePRO13 天 前
  • OMG.... YOU MONSTERS!!!!

    Addicted To LoliAddicted To Loli13 天 前
  • cant you just run the both cpu and 3090 in a double but push pull?

    Riley PRiley P13 天 前
  • Are the Bills a legit threat to the Chiefs in the AFC?

    jonki leshijonki leshi14 天 前
  • I have a 9700k and a 5700 XT in an NZXT 200i (ITX mini), both water cooled. I have a 2 fan rad in the front, and a single in the back. Both are the EK slims. I have the 5700 XT core pegging 2050 all the time and 9700k at 5.0. The CPU will sometimes get up to 65 and the gpu stays around 55. There isn't a lot of air flow in the case, so I'm pretty happy with results.

    sausyyysausyyy14 天 前
  • "Some room to grow" I don't think you can grow much more from a 3090

    pt42sundevilspt42sundevils16 天 前
  • Wow his hair looks nice

    xe0nGDxe0nGD16 天 前
  • Can you guys take a pic or two of the new strips cards and old strip cards for size comparison trying to see if it will fit in my case

    LagercatLagercat16 天 前
  • Should have closed the case fully for the water cooled portion. Hardly a direct comparison to stock cooling.

    Francis DrummFrancis Drumm16 天 前
  • So... how much do you get for a quad?

    pleappleappleappleappleappleap16 天 前
  • Best CASE scenario, huh?

    pleappleappleappleappleappleap16 天 前
  • Linus, do a parody of Henry Cavill's pc building wearing a tank top.

    Novella MooresNovella Moores16 天 前
  • You should compare noise between the 240 and 360

    Victor Perez MuñozVictor Perez Muñoz16 天 前
  • Nvidia sucks

    AMIN CYAMIN CY17 天 前
  • when you have enough money to buy a 3090, i dont think $175 for a Waterblock really matters anymore

    _GReeeN_CW_GReeeN_CW17 天 前
  • Linus looks good with beard.

    Caleb DeitemeyerCaleb Deitemeyer17 天 前
  • Can we just appreciate that all of Linus’ sponsor bits are exactly the right length to double tap skip them

    Thomas rossThomas ross17 天 前
    • @Flex4711 1 666 is is the first thing

      Richárd MolnárRichárd Molnár2 天 前
    • Lol, y'all still don't have SponsorSkip?

      San JacobsSan Jacobs2 天 前
    • ..that was perfect

      Tom SimpsonTom Simpson3 天 前
    • That is honestly the only reason I watch the whole ad at times

      Roman AdamenkoRoman Adamenko3 天 前
    • yeah dont tell them, let the marketing teams keep wasting money

      ChainSwordCSChainSwordCS3 天 前
  • EK is such garbage. They rush everything. Horrible quality too

    MrKZdemosMrKZdemos17 天 前
  • Who else is now curious about sli water cooling?

    toaster_pilottoaster_pilot17 天 前
  • stop lying to yourself ;) its gonna be radeon all the way throu :D

    Gustav NydenGustav Nyden17 天 前
  • When he added 10x too much thermal paste, was it an inside-joke troll kind of thing or was that being serious?

    FlorpIncarnateFlorpIncarnate18 天 前
  • 30-what? 30naughty? 30nani?

    Goreface69Goreface6918 天 前
  • Why wouldnt you (having two cards) just link both card outputs to the single triple radiator... for the sweet spot

    brewology9000brewology900018 天 前
  • Mans said should we and than they started sawing tf out the card😂

    Calvin JohnsonCalvin Johnson18 天 前
  • Just don't Burn the #Shop down @Linus... 🔥🔥

    NewProvidence32NewProvidence3219 天 前
  • Linus: in the future we are gonna use nvidias rtx 3000 series AMD: Are you sure about that ?

    aleksander Okonekaleksander Okonek19 天 前
  • I dont think this applies to the founder edition

    CrabodileCrabodile20 天 前