Is Apple's behavior ILLEGAL?? - iMac Pro Repair Pt. 2

  • Published: 10 July 2018
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Comments • 16 895

  • Lee Otts
    Lee Otts  2 hours back

    haha freedom dollars

    • Little Punk
      Little Punk  13 hours back

      So what apple is pretty much trying to do is say that they can’t fix your device to make you buy a new one... really apple?

      • Diego Garcia
        Diego Garcia  1 days back

        Yeah screw Macs.

        • ToxicV2
          ToxicV2  1 days back

          This is why I dont buy any apple products

          • Boris
            Boris  2 days back

            The hell why is the motherbord called a logicbord

            • MADD AzYko
              MADD AzYko  2 days back

              you know, normal videos have those `yellow ad stamps on the red time thing but ltt's videos just have linus complaining then suddenly go "AppLe fIXiT, GeT it NOw"

              • General Obi Wan Kenobi

                CrApple is a fucking fascist company.

                • General Obi Wan Kenobi

                  Fucking idiot who claimed repairing the system would cost more than the system itself. Really? Are you that fucking stupid to believe that bullshit line CrApple fucks yo in the ass with? Yes, yes he is.

                  • General Obi Wan Kenobi

                    Well if they love CrApple, it is no surprise they are fucking idiots who do not understand the situation.

                    • Death Omen
                      Death Omen  3 days back

                      Aaaaaand...this is why i'll never buy apple. When their hardware breaks, they just flip you off and make you jump through hoops trying to get it fixed.

                      • dani svs
                        dani svs  3 days back

                        I have a friend that broke his phone screen (a Samsung phone), and went to a samsung store and asked them to fix his phone... They took his phone, and said they couldn't repair it, and they didn't give the phone back to him.

                        • Martin Erskine
                          Martin Erskine  3 days back

                          I guess anyone buying Apple products today are happy to pay thousands for a device guaranteed to last at least one year and if you get any more out of it then lucky you! Or even dare I say it, they kinda want it to fail so they can treat themselves to a new one? You would think these level of idiocy would be finite yet look at the fortunes Apple still make, unbelievable!

                          • Matthew Hodgetts
                            Matthew Hodgetts  3 days back

                            Jesus christ.. I was never a fan of apple, but I'm upgrading that to a clear fuck apple, I will never buy one of their products.

                            • Nico
                              Nico  5 days back

                              Apple sucks

                              • José Félix Pérez Jiménez

                                Let me understand this straight, Apple wants the end user pay for the airplane ticket to bring the chinese that esambles an iMac Pro? What "ACT…bla bla"? Are all chineses really certified? Yeah, right!

                                • En Win
                                  En Win  1 weeks back

                                  Apple using Scientology tactics to keep everyone quiet.

                                  • Anurag Mishra
                                    Anurag Mishra  1 weeks back

                                    Just file a case in the consumer court.

                                    • Daniel Bester
                                      Daniel Bester  1 weeks back

                                      Again like i said before it looks like apple cant afford repair technicians of there own and that is why they don't want to replace the parts themselves

                                      • Seatheat
                                        Seatheat  1 weeks back

                                        Nice plugin for the sponsor, lol

                                        • DJ Doppler
                                          DJ Doppler  1 weeks back

                                          Linus: "Hi, I'd like to pay to get this iMac repaired."
                                          Apple: "That's not good enough. You have to beg and lick our feet first, and *THEN* maybe I'll consider taking your money."

                                        • Xavage
                                          Xavage  2 weeks back

                                          Apple had some great potential on their products but they keep messing it up.

                                          • Xavage
                                            Xavage  2 weeks back

                                            Why buy some over expensive pc if you could just build one? So if ever you broke something its your fault. Based on experience.

                                            • Kenrich Liu
                                              Kenrich Liu  2 weeks back

                                              Thsi is why you buy a gaming pc

                                              • Icameto plunder
                                                Icameto plunder  2 weeks back

                                                So basically if apple would be a country it woudl be north korea

                                                • KHAA
                                                  KHAA  2 weeks back

                                                  Another great way to get $6451 is it's the perfect way to get that money
                                                  (just go to) >> << pretty cool it works! "

                                                  • SamBot
                                                    SamBot  2 weeks back

                                                    Never buying a Mac lol

                                                    • jesse moir
                                                      jesse moir  2 weeks back

                                                      i have literally seen thousands of new imacs at the City dump
                                                      they have a Tip shop where you can buy stuff i bought a heap of apple imacs that were smashed but still had all the goodies inside

                                                      when i tried selling the motherboards on ebay i was contacted by a Apple representative to produce a valid certification for resale of the parts..
                                                      i said i have never bought anything from APPLE
                                                      they said but you have Apple imacs motherboards cpu's and ram for sale?
                                                      i was like yeah i bought them at the DUMP SHOP also known as the TIP SHOP
                                                      i have never bought ANYTHING from Apple so no you do not own the second hand Goods
                                                      my adds were removed from Ebay and my email was SPAMMED to death with junk for apple
                                                      basically Apple are a bunch of low down DOGS,, i sold all the imac stuff to a mate for next to nothing later he managed to fix a imac from the wrecks of about 5 managed to get all the working parts..
                                                      but when he turned the system on it went blue screen of DEATH
                                                      i have come to the conclusion :
                                                      the REASON the CPU and RAM and sold as a BUNDLE with the new IMAC's
                                                      is the CPU and RAM are CODED to that specific BOARD
                                                      like a New model car has a KEY and code
                                                      it not just the shape of the KEY you have to have the CODE as well
                                                      APPLE have done everything in their power to make you throw the system out and buy a new ONE

                                                      PEOPLE just throw them AWAY the RAM the CPU the MOTHER BOARD i find them all at the DUMP for NOTHING zero dollars!!

                                                      Apple found out and now have stopped me and Anyone from salvaging or collecting any of the used Apple systems ,,
                                                      they send out a team of assholes that collect all the Apple stuff and melt it down so no one can get spare parts

                                                      i have been told that they get RECYCLED by these assholes
                                                      i followed them they just throw it on a PILE and BURN IT and extract the metals
                                                      the security guards at the Nameless facility were playing on Ipads out the front,,, go figure !

                                                      • Daniel B
                                                        Daniel B  2 weeks back

                                                        :O i remember that episode from the other channel..... totally!!!

                                                        • SpikaLim
                                                          SpikaLim  2 weeks back

                                                          Why is Linus always reaching down to his pocket in almost every video? I've seen some where there seems to be a small device or something. Does anyone know?

                                                          • ouchymytoe
                                                            ouchymytoe  2 weeks back

                                                            Apple = Scientology

                                                            • Chris Wells
                                                              Chris Wells  2 weeks back

                                                              Tesla does the same thing, how do you feel about them?

                                                              • BattleRabbit
                                                                BattleRabbit  2 weeks back

                                                                5k on a out of date piece of shit. Apple are out to rob the poor and to make the rich richer. 5k on a Intel workstation would be 1000005% better

                                                                • Narc Angel
                                                                  Narc Angel  2 weeks back

                                                                  I duno, I won't dwell too much into the PC versus Apple war for one thing and to be honest I'm a PC lover and the next thing is that the war will probably never know an end. But... I keep wondering WHY WHY WHY buy a Apple device when we all know how complicated they make it to repair their device and are the badsheep of the electronic world out there even pushing other companies to start to pull the same crap as they are pulling on consumers now.

                                                                  • mike Shelton
                                                                    mike Shelton  2 weeks back

                                                                    I just cancelled my iBook pro order after watching this when I told the store I wanted to cancel after watching this video they refused to cancel the order. I was forced to stop payment on the check.

                                                                    • IONclad Studio
                                                                      IONclad Studio  3 weeks back

                                                                      I understand the proprietary to OS matching thing.. but this kind of hardware tyranny turns off even long time professional users like myself.. I've been using macs since OS6.. I was looking at the config page for the iMac pro (just for kicks).. what they want for SSD upgrades.. RAM.. etc.. is insulting. I'd be OK with some sort of embedded flat rate for config.. but really.. isn't that part of selling the darn thing? To pros.. who know how much extra another 1TB should actually cost.. how many would they sell if they charged 5k.. then plus fair market additions for upgrades. Instead of a fully decked out version for $12k.. we'd be looking at $7k.. sure.. that's profit.. but do they really assume we will actually pay that? Not all of us are made of money.. they use the small number of folks buying their pro hardware as justification for corner store price jacking tactics.. when if they just were more like Dell..and have upgrades that are on the high retail side.. they would sell a lot more units.. and not alienate so many damn customers that just want the gear and to be able to use it.. it's sad when you are overjoyed when changing the RAM on something Apple doesn't involve special tools and major disassembly.. My solution is to limp along on an older MacPro tower.. and use Linux on windows hardware for things like Blender. thanks for your work Linus.. you be awesome

                                                                      • marian roberto
                                                                        marian roberto  3 weeks back

                                                                        of course is illegal they are the only one who do this why because they are apple ???

                                                                        • Contra Cuth
                                                                          Contra Cuth  3 weeks back

                                                                          I’m so terribly sorry haters.

                                                                          • Chase N
                                                                            Chase N  3 weeks back

                                                                            As a broke college student I shelled out hard earned money for a 15" Macbook Pro. After a seemingly insignificant drop, stuff happens, the screen back panel was cracked. Quoted 75% of the cost of the computer for repair of the retina display.

                                                                            • evidence-based
                                                                              evidence-based  3 weeks back

                                                                              Get a pc

                                                                              • Edu Montel
                                                                                Edu Montel  3 weeks back

                                                                                Why not sue those mother fuckers?

                                                                                • Jrod Sicotte
                                                                                  Jrod Sicotte  3 weeks back

                                                                                  Well I mean Apple's factories are all in China so it would make sense that the only people with the technical training are Chinese workers. Not saying it justifies it but it makes sense that the greasiest company in the world would cheap out on tech training in the North American market...

                                                                                  • The Dood
                                                                                    The Dood  3 weeks back

                                                                                    Screw apple. I will never buy their products again, nor will I let anybody I know.

                                                                                    Friends don't let friends buy apple.

                                                                                    • Gino Romano
                                                                                      Gino Romano  3 weeks back

                                                                                      Honestly, just go to Shenzen and get it fixed in a heartbeat haha. I'd love to see that video. Also you'll love it I mentioned on the other vid.

                                                                                      • Truth Seeker
                                                                                        Truth Seeker  3 weeks back

                                                                                        I got a friend who wanted to repair his macbook and apple said it'd cost $700 which he felt was on the high. A Chinese guy fixed the problem for $50 and the remaining $650 was used to buy a new hp machine.

                                                                                    • Dynamic Solutions
                                                                                      Dynamic Solutions  3 weeks back

                                                                                      After some friends had horrible experiences with apple products, i have had zero interest in any apple products. I can only say one good thing about apple and that is their somewhat newest iphone will take a submerging in 350degree Fahrenheit fryer for almost 3 minutes. It was too hot to the touch but after cooling down it managed to turn on and function. Other than that iPhone, their system sucks.

                                                                                      • BeatSlicerChaos
                                                                                        BeatSlicerChaos  3 weeks back

                                                                                        macs = scam

                                                                                        • theThing ss
                                                                                          theThing ss  3 weeks back

                                                                                          All those expensive parts pay for the articles attacking linus

                                                                                          • Logan Kemp
                                                                                            Logan Kemp  3 weeks back

                                                                                            Canadian rupees are a bitch

                                                                                            • Xogroroth666
                                                                                              Xogroroth666  3 weeks back

                                                                                              Solution: never ever buy Apple shit.
                                                                                              Remember the "slightly-more-than-2-year-of-operation-and-then-die-chip" on their batteries?
                                                                                              And other crap they put on customers?

                                                                                              Apple is a heap of thieves, nothing else.