Maybe VR isn't dead after all... - Valve Index Review

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  • Published: 12 August 2019
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Comments • 8 737

  • Phillipe
    Phillipe  5 months back

    Oculus Rift S, anyone? Linus forgot to mention it entirely!!!!!!! No need for extra cameras at all, for $ 400, it’s a good VR headset...

    • James -
      James -  1 weeks back

      Kamel so it should be for the price

    • Jaystorm
      Jaystorm  1 weeks back

      With the new oculus link cable, the quest seems to be the superior choice [THIS IS MY OPINION] for vr gaming. It has better specs than the rift s, and the cable plugs into a usb3 port instead of displayport and all that other stuff. The quest can also be played untethered with games from the oculus store. Again this is all just my opinion, but I would rather get an oculus quest before a rift s.

    • WeeWDiedrich
      WeeWDiedrich  1 weeks back

      Got the last comment

    • Hamster
      Hamster  2 weeks back

      And the quest

    • Chronical Realm
      Chronical Realm  2 weeks back

      What about the auext

  • Slick Robot
    Slick Robot  2 hours back

    Getting this in 2 weeks for my 2080ti build I cant wait

    • Brunswick Eagle
      Brunswick Eagle  11 hours back

      12:44
      *Blurs out middle finger*
      *Doesn't blur out second middle finger*

      • Anders Howmann
        Anders Howmann  12 hours back

        Anybody else notice the cat fortress just off screen?

        • DashingCruz
          DashingCruz  13 hours back

          That's it, I'm getting one, i don't need new glasses or a phone anyway

          • Mike Pagniello Renfrey
            Mike Pagniello Renfrey  13 hours back

            your son is watching you (lmao)

            • Nin-_-Droid
              Nin-_-Droid  14 hours back

              Excuse me WhAt...cat in box... confusion

              • Smrungy
                Smrungy  23 hours back

                i got a pulseway ad with linus in it LOL

                • Bokʘv_ gaming
                  Bokʘv_ gaming  1 days back

                  The quest its the best

                  • Vike1
                    Vike1  1 days back

                    12:02 wait what?

                    • Major Zero
                      Major Zero  1 days back

                      if any cat did that at my place. that cat would be a lady purse the same day

                      • Liase8
                        Liase8  2 days back

                        I GOT A AD WITH YOU IN IT WHEN I WAS ABOUT TO WATCH THIS VIDEO!

                        • artist 674
                          artist 674  2 days back

                          3:33 is that the cat barney an kleiner were talking about?

                          • The Gameing room
                            The Gameing room  3 days back

                            it seems in every unboxing video in your living room the cat is always getting in the way so cute

                            • SappyJupiter37
                              SappyJupiter37  3 days back

                              I couldn’t tell if the title and thumbnail were sarcastic or not.

                              • SappyJupiter37
                                SappyJupiter37  3 days back

                                I’d buy it just for the cat.

                                • good memexd
                                  good memexd  3 days back

                                  That cat really be vibin

                                  • Jim Beam
                                    Jim Beam  3 days back

                                    I fricking love that cat. More cat!

                                    • Diana Chan
                                      Diana Chan  3 days back

                                      whats dead is my wallet rn.

                                      • Judess 69er
                                        Judess 69er  3 days back

                                        11:59 pfftlol XD

                                        • Rogue Cheddar
                                          Rogue Cheddar  3 days back

                                          Other than the weird middle finger to clench...(fade to black)

                                          • JavonDGreen
                                            JavonDGreen  4 days back

                                            Definitely not a first time ever unboxing. Maybe I missed the sarcasm. 🤷🏾‍♂️ 7:00 and 11:48 makes Linus’s comments at 10:20 laughable. I get it though. Get it in have fun with it and review later as if it’s the first time.

                                            • its meeeeeeeeeeeeeee
                                              its meeeeeeeeeeeeeee  4 days back

                                              I have the first htc Vive and I can’t justify the upgrade until more good games come out for vr there is a lot of ok games and only a few actual good one. I’m hoping the valve index pushes the car market forward and gives us more great car games

                                              • Brennan Orr
                                                Brennan Orr  4 days back

                                                Just takes a god company to put out a worthwhile product to get everyone excited

                                                • Bonk Donkus
                                                  Bonk Donkus  4 days back

                                                  12:02 😏

                                                  • Marc D
                                                    Marc D  4 days back

                                                    Linux likes the strap-on experience eh 😏

                                                    • DrReconX
                                                      DrReconX  4 days back

                                                      Shadow really wanted the bird

                                                      • wvnk
                                                        wvnk  5 days back

                                                        please use thumbsticks ya spastic

                                                        • Vodka Slam
                                                          Vodka Slam  5 days back

                                                          Should've gotten a dog Linus

                                                          • Chris VanSickle
                                                            Chris VanSickle  5 days back

                                                            Why the cat

                                                            • Dodo
                                                              Dodo  5 days back

                                                              "Deep inside that hole there" pop up for get the most comfortable underwear appears. Good timing guys xD

                                                              • GL Nirjhar
                                                                GL Nirjhar  6 days back

                                                                asshole cat

                                                                • chulian1819
                                                                  chulian1819  6 days back

                                                                  linus is canadian?

                                                                  • GorillaJamppa
                                                                    GorillaJamppa  7 days back

                                                                    12:09 😳😳😳😳😳

                                                                    • JoshIsOkAtGames
                                                                      JoshIsOkAtGames  1 weeks back

                                                                      anyone else get an ad from Linus in this video?

                                                                      • Ben65797
                                                                        Ben65797  1 weeks back

                                                                        Wait I saw a WII U

                                                                        • clericneokun
                                                                          clericneokun  1 weeks back

                                                                          What're your suggestions for a VR-ready PC capable of showing the potential of the Valve Index? Looks like I'm busting out the ledger again.

                                                                          • inceptional
                                                                            inceptional  1 weeks back

                                                                            VR has never been close to dead since it came back again a few years back. Anyone who claims otherwise is ignorant or just being a tool, and the general point still stands if you use such a statement as a sensationalist and disingenuous title on your video to get more views and clicks.

                                                                            • Pixel Fuze
                                                                              Pixel Fuze  1 weeks back

                                                                              Vr won’t die end of point.

                                                                              • wwilliam D
                                                                                wwilliam D  1 weeks back

                                                                                17:16 what game is that

                                                                                • P M
                                                                                  P M  1 weeks back

                                                                                  Maybe not dead? Yeah no shit click bate

                                                                                  • Stephen McSweeney
                                                                                    Stephen McSweeney  1 weeks back

                                                                                    'I wish it was more of a strap-on experience' hahaha

                                                                                    • Matt25
                                                                                      Matt25  1 weeks back

                                                                                      Who said VR was dead

                                                                                      • Arkham909
                                                                                        Arkham909  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Is no one gonna talk about the free cat he got??? 3:33

                                                                                        • Bunnypod
                                                                                          Bunnypod  2 weeks back

                                                                                          Too bad you can't buy it in Australia

                                                                                          • SuperninjaYTbro
                                                                                            SuperninjaYTbro  2 weeks back

                                                                                            Finally I can do the England index finger middle finger

                                                                                            • Leianca
                                                                                              Leianca  2 weeks back

                                                                                              Woah!! I can't believe it comes with a cat!!

                                                                                              • Никита илья плей

                                                                                                Пацаны я Русский!!!!!