I see what you're doing, Apple... - iPad Air 2020 Review

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Comments

  1. Linus Tech Tips

    Linus Tech Tips25 days ago

    A couple things I wish I mentioned in this video: - at $599, the iPad Air 2020 is $100 more expensive than its predecessor - you can obviously use it as a simple tablet and not a "computer", but then... you might as well get the iPad 8th gen for $329, it's a fine tablet. - The Logitech Folio Touch is $159 compared to the Magic Keyboard for $299 - lttstore.com Riley

  2. Herfinnur Árnafjall

    Herfinnur Árnafjall9 days ago

    The 1byone touch keyboard is 19€. That’s what I’m using. Very happy with it

  3. Stability Yt

    Stability Yt19 days ago

    Hey linus for ur fans or just help will u replay or make a vid/ content of why a 120hz cmi vs 120hz tv the difference between them i got a 50 in tlc uhd 4k at 120hz cmi for 250 and really want to know if its powerfull enuf to run it to it full potential will u make a vid comparing 120hz vs 120hz cmi so u can

  4. ISOHaven

    ISOHaven21 day ago

    @Luis Augusto Fretes Cuevas Single core doesn't matter and it is not slower in multi core. It's faster in multi core and in graphics. I'll say it a second time in a different way for you....My iPad Pro Gen4 stomps my iPhone 12 Pro. Plus the 120Hz refresh really blows the A14 to the moon. There's a reason the base A14 STILL doesn't have 120.

  5. Luis Augusto Fretes Cuevas

    Luis Augusto Fretes Cuevas21 day ago

    @ISOHaven The A12Z doesn't stomp the A14, the A14 has better single core performance and is about 10% slower on multi-core and slightly faster in graphics. Obviously, the Pro has a better display, better speakers, better mics, better cameras, lidar, but still. The iPad Pro is at a weird place right now. The Pro will become attractive again when they update it in ~March with an M1 with a different name (A14X).

  6. UMBRELLA THΣ 3rd

    UMBRELLA THΣ 3rd23 days ago

    Need an umbrella

  7. DyneUnlimited

    DyneUnlimited2 hours ago

    0:05 Lol. About time. Android has had mouse support for years. Bluetooth and USB OTG.

  8. Heiwa Origami Beats

    Heiwa Origami Beats3 hours ago

    But can i run Crysis?

  9. kirito kirigaya

    kirito kirigaya2 days ago

    Linus is it possible to connect a webcan in pcie slot and rampup the quality to maximum like mobile devices

  10. Matthew Lowery

    Matthew Lowery2 days ago

    I still don't get why you wouldn't recommend it. The iPads are the only viable tablets on the market right now, and this one in particular looks like great value.

  11. IronHugo

    IronHugo3 days ago

    Its made by apple guys thats all you need to know. If you dont get what im saying, im saying that its the same thing as before just with 1-3 features no one cares about and then priced alot higher with weird letters and numbers or max or lite added to the name

  12. Will Smith

    Will Smith4 days ago

    “IN THIS ECONOMY?!” a) i’m fucking dying 😂 b) but really

  13. Callsign Chaos

    Callsign Chaos4 days ago

    I know this isn’t a pro review, but damn do I want a 15 inch ipad pro with an M1 chip and better software. 😭 i really hope apple gives ipads their own software; ipadOS still sucks so bad because it’s still based off of iOS.

  14. Ujjwal Kumar

    Ujjwal Kumar4 days ago

    why does he seems 60 and 20 at the same time

  15. BMF0X

    BMF0X5 days ago

    Is this Linus? If it is DAANG HE HAS GROWN A BEARDD

  16. Ali Katato

    Ali Katato5 days ago

    I just got the new iPad Pro. I wanted Face ID, the larger screen, the 120hz refresh rate, and I bought the magic keyboard too! I used to be a Microsoft guy but I thought the iPad Pro was too enticing. My iPad Pro replaces my laptop for sure.

  17. Graham Palmer

    Graham Palmer6 days ago

    macOS and iPadOS will eventually merge.

  18. Holo Holo Adventures

    Holo Holo Adventures7 days ago

    Great video

  19. Steve Johnson

    Steve Johnson7 days ago

    It'd be a laptop if you could actually save files to it or even upgrade components

  20. ValJedi

    ValJedi7 days ago

    5:59 XDD cmon its still a toy, we all get it XD

  21. Eisa Altamimi

    Eisa Altamimi8 days ago

    Instead of Educate your audience , you complain. Leaving this channel

  22. P. McDrippln'

    P. McDrippln'9 days ago

    Scribble is basically the Apple Newton but better or is it....

  23. YungTaterTott

    YungTaterTott9 days ago

    LINUS SEX TIPS

  24. pingu

    pingu10 days ago

    Noot noot

  25. bensdorp1993

    bensdorp199310 days ago

    Hey guys a lot of you maybe already heard the story of KoolKing Logan. He is an awsome kid who just beat cancer and his dream is to become a youtuber. He really makes quality content yesterday alone he got 50k new subscriber as the internet is banding together to help him out. The only thing he needs is a proper setup. Maybe LTT could help out there and hook him up with proper equipment. It would be nice if this post could get some traction so the right people read this. Here is a link to his channel: uslikes.info/to/JeoZ5ubCT1FMi9ad63-M-w.html

  26. R K

    R K11 days ago

    What I love about iPads is that they cost as much as a real laptop, but can't do the things real working people need to do. So they're perfect for children, students, housewives, and seniors who want a big screen iPhone...lol

  27. S B

    S B11 days ago

    Been the most obvious thing for a decade

  28. Tyler Hanley

    Tyler Hanley11 days ago

    I think apple have a very specific target for this device. in my opinion, there is no better alternative to the iPad Air + magic keyboard for students. the combo offers an incredibly powerful and versatile device for a lower price. compare it to the MacBook Air ( the most popular device for this audience), it does everything the MacBook does, plus it has a touchscreen. and the App Store. and its lighter. and its cheaper. and its smaller. and its easier to use. and it works better with your iPhone if you have one. its not quite as beefy but its more than powerful enough for multitasking in word and safari. if you go to school/college/uni and you need a laptop for taking notes and getting shiz done - get an iPad!!!!

  29. Allen Joshy John

    Allen Joshy John11 days ago

    69 water bottles ? Hell yeah 😂🤣

  30. Ansu Kumari

    Ansu Kumari11 days ago

    Loved the video, the script was so well written, good jokes! And the editing was also awesome (not to sound rude but LTT is many a times boring) this one was very interesting though :D

  31. Symbi0t3 Bci

    Symbi0t3 Bci12 days ago

    I’m a developer and the iPad cannot replace my laptop. Let me boot up VS Code and Netbeans and then we’ll be in business. Also I’m not hating. I have an iPad Pro because they’re awesome. At this point I guess it would be up to the developers of the coding software I speak of to develop a version for iPadOS.

  32. Jasper Cox

    Jasper Cox13 days ago

    Ipad won't be a proper computer untill Apple open the ecosystem and allow real applications. It is basically a more locked down chromebook

  33. Ramen 99

    Ramen 9913 days ago

    I hate Riley.

  34. pj48

    pj4814 days ago

    At least both the 2018 and 2020 models are easy to repair and expand storage.

  35. RICHUNCLEPENNYBAGS77

    RICHUNCLEPENNYBAGS7714 days ago

    I'd think it makes the most sense to do something like this if you expect to frequently be using the iPad in "detached" mode. Frankly the two-in-one designs are a poor substitute for doing stuff like reading PDFs; the iPad without attachments is better in that case.

  36. JAFO-PTY

    JAFO-PTY14 days ago

    it should be: iPad Mini < iPad < iPad Pro .... not sure what's their reasoning

  37. EbaGaZuda

    EbaGaZuda14 days ago

    Too bad you can't do a Memory Card deal with the iPhone/iPad like you can with a Samsung Phone/Tablet.. Saying you recorded Great Material Video Clips on your Camera and want to edit it all on Apple devices from the memory card and you can't.

  38. Juan Doe

    Juan Doe14 days ago

    This guy is hilarious!

  39. Jack Pallance

    Jack Pallance14 days ago

    Buy a Surface Pro

  40. winter roll

    winter roll15 days ago

    ~3 promos in one video!!!

  41. Timothy Morris

    Timothy Morris15 days ago

    bro you look like luka lol

  42. bhavesh singhal

    bhavesh singhal15 days ago

    This guy makes me buy everything 😁😁😁

  43. dragonage200

    dragonage20015 days ago

    As a pilot, I love this new iPad Air. Maximum use of real estate by the screen, dont have to rely on FaceID to unlock in case i put on an oxygen mask, and none of the useless cameras/lidar stuff that i will never use. However i would love to have ProMotion too tho

  44. Raindogg TV

    Raindogg TV15 days ago

    So tired of the iPad will replace your laptop line. I can’t do crap on an iPad except read email and watch youtube. Everything else is annoying. Multitasking is a joke.

  45. Cluelesss

    Cluelesss16 days ago

    Apple: the iPad is now a computer Apple: who cares the MacBook is 10x faster Apple: so is the iPad noob Apple: A14 bionic chip iPhone Apple: Why get that when theres a new watch Apple: track pads on ipads Apple: 1TB ram computer Apple: shut up we don't need that we have silicon Apple: homepod mini with huge sound and siri and intercom and- Apple: iPhone 12 pro max fast and big They're beating themselves before the competition doe

  46. LukeTheRandom

    LukeTheRandom15 days ago

    basically you got it in one buddy my ipad pro is now my macbook 😅 bit apple be like i think you should hey both Just to be safe

  47. Title Wave

    Title Wave16 days ago

    our man lookin' like *Edward Snopes* in that thumbnail boiii.... *-aight, peace-*

  48. Luis Iván Román Valero

    Luis Iván Román Valero16 days ago

    This guy is hot, everyone think it, I just said it!

  49. Christoph Fritz

    Christoph Fritz16 days ago

    Waiting for the A14X... A 15inch one would be nice!!!

  50. DunHiLa Craftera

    DunHiLa Craftera16 days ago

    Can it replace your laptop?No..No..No..No for the foreseeable future.

  51. St T.

    St T.17 days ago

    These kids are so fucking dumb, the Ipad itself is excellent. As a replacement for a latpop for someone who only browses the web, answers emails and watches movies on it, it's perfect and far better than anything else on the market. Low key getting an equivalent quality display would cost you a grand. Anti-Apple resentment is dumb. Just because the device doesn't fit your needs (for most here it's gaming), does not mean the device is bad in any way. Also if you're smart you could just use steam link to play games on your Ipad assuming you have decent internet. I do CS work so I can't use a locked system, but if I were a business man or a lawyer, I would 100 percent use something like this.

  52. Shlok Vaidh

    Shlok Vaidh17 days ago

    I am a medical student and I am confused what to go with ipad air or samsung galaxy tab s7? My requirements are for taking notes and some daily stuff. Help!

  53. nintendofreak11

    nintendofreak1117 days ago

    gotta love Riley. Some real top blokes at LTT

  54. Bjerger

    Bjerger17 days ago

    Got me to rofle 4:31

  55. Pedro Melo

    Pedro Melo17 days ago

    LTT D2!!!!!

  56. Miki Mosky

    Miki Mosky17 days ago

    2020 and Apple still doesn't use expandible sd memory card slot...

  57. Jarsh McStuffins

    Jarsh McStuffins17 days ago

    Right to repair! Down with Apple! Rotten to the core!

  58. Pat

    Pat18 days ago

    Everything they show on the iPad is either Linus’s face or lttstore.com . I can’t decide which is better.

  59. Blair Pollard

    Blair Pollard18 days ago

    What's that music on the speaker quality bit?

  60. Gábor Lant

    Gábor Lant18 days ago

    Btw the standing lamp in the back has their holding wires uspide down so you can see the bulb from underneath :D. I have the same lamp.

  61. Brent Smithline

    Brent Smithline18 days ago

    My Apple Air 2 still doing the job for me. Will wait until Apple gets a clue and puts the standards based USB4 with all options on into Apple products. The USB4 Specification complements and builds upon the existing USB 3.2 and 2.0 architectures. Based on the Thunderbolt™ protocol specification contributed by the Intel Corporation, USB4 doubles the maximum aggregate bandwidth of USB and enables multiple simultaneous data and display protocols. USB Implementers Forum, Inc. is a non-profit corporation founded by the group of companies that developed the Universal Serial Bus specification. The USB-IF was formed to provide a support organization and forum for the advancement and adoption of Universal Serial Bus technology. The Forum facilitates the development of high-quality compatible USB peripherals (devices), and promotes the benefits of USB and the quality of products that have passed compliance testing. Some of the many activities that the USB-IF supports include:

  62. Varnalin

    Varnalin18 days ago

    It sure is a laptop. A bad one.

  63. Tech101

    Tech10118 days ago

    I'll stick with my iPad 2, thanks.

  64. Stability Yt

    Stability Yt19 days ago

    Hey linus for ur fans or just help will u replay or make a vid/ content of why a 120hz cmi vs 120hz tv the difference between them i got a 50 in tlc uhd 4k at 120hz cmi for 250 and really want to know if its powerfull enuf to run it to it full potential will u make a vid comparing 120hz vs 120hz cmi so u can

  65. Shaikh Harith

    Shaikh Harith19 days ago

    He looks like Dieter plus Linus. Lol

  66. Bhavith C

    Bhavith C19 days ago

    Who is he ? Looks like some one has come for this channel

  67. Heavenbeetle

    Heavenbeetle19 days ago

    We want Linus. Not you.

  68. D V

    D V19 days ago

    Please do a video on error 14. Apple needs to fix this uslikes.info/house/k4WLs8Wdoo2xm7Y/video.html&ab_channel=iPadRehab

  69. Darren Smith

    Darren Smith19 days ago

    Don Draper doesn't seem so great anymore.

  70. some guy

    some guy19 days ago

    And yet I would rather have a Pinebook or a Raspberry Pi then this for a laptop wonder why.

  71. jarrett maltry

    jarrett maltry19 days ago

    Idk this, to me, looks like a good buy! Using my old iPad 2 right now and it’s kinda beat up. This looks like a great upgrade for 600$... I mean 256 gigs would be nice too but I’m at 32gb right now so anything more than that is just gravy and I believe the iPad I’m on now was 800$. I just prefer them over laptops for hanging out at my house watching/editing videos, talking to friends, or playing degenerate phone games. I just couldn’t imagine lugging around a laptop no matter how thin to watch videos when I’m trying to relax, iPads feel... amazing

  72. Hannessomething

    Hannessomething19 days ago

    "can it be your laptop replacement" Well, does it run Siemens NX (CAD) and Windows games? no? then no.

  73. Jerry Lee

    Jerry Lee5 days ago

    It doesn’t run windows games but it does run Shapr3D which is based on Siemens NX. It’s a bit rudimentary as a CAD software but unless you are working with large assemblies, it is satisfactory

  74. Saigon6

    Saigon619 days ago

    Ios is a toy

  75. Mana Steele

    Mana Steele20 days ago

    Yo lemme get one of those bottles bro?

  76. phoenix0282

    phoenix028220 days ago

    i'm fine with my ipad pro 2020 12.9 in 8 core 6 gb ram thanks :)

  77. Doris Latimore Johnson

    Doris Latimore Johnson20 days ago

    Tech meets satire! Not up to worth: Adobe fail not Apple.

  78. IraQNid

    IraQNid20 days ago

    Nothing about an Apple tablet/netbook without keyboard makes it even close to a real PC or a laptop.

  79. BadTaco14

    BadTaco1420 days ago

    This dude sounds like Jerryrigseverything and it came in a box had a baby.

  80. Daryl Pacific

    Daryl Pacific20 days ago

    I like this guy

  81. Radiant Inspiration

    Radiant Inspiration20 days ago

    Only reason I got the iPad 12.9 is due to the screen size. Writing on the 12.9 with Apple Pencil in my opinion is better than air or the smaller pro.

  82. dre cole

    dre cole20 days ago

    I'm going to go crazy. I honestly need help. I'm a student going into university and I'm trying to figure out if I can use the Ipad pro as a laptop replacement and what size should I get. or i was thinking that i should buy a mac and the iPad air 4. (kinesiology major) (please don't say I should go off my preference I want a for sure answer.)

  83. James Kaufman

    James Kaufman20 days ago

    I'm still using an Ipad 10.9".. like the first one.. I draw on it every single day in procreating.. Is it time for me to upgrade yet or should I still wait?

  84. Walker Firmin

    Walker Firmin20 days ago

    If an iPad is a computer show me how I can put xcode on it.

  85. Aoxsoi

    Aoxsoi20 days ago

    Just got the new iPad love it it’s great

  86. GRUNGE DIVISION GARAGE

    GRUNGE DIVISION GARAGE20 days ago

    JOBS DECLARED TO USE FINGER !!!!!!!!!!!!

  87. Paul Sargei Azurin

    Paul Sargei Azurin20 days ago

    "creative" HAHAHA DBEZT! 03:45

  88. Techytt India

    Techytt India20 days ago

    Does is support Adobe Illustrator latest app ?

  89. Srini Venkat

    Srini Venkat20 days ago

    Why does he sound like Steve Carell ? Especially here 3:48

  90. Miroslav Houdek

    Miroslav Houdek20 days ago

    I'm a professional telling you about tech. That's why I'm showing you my tablet discharged at 11% and generally well below 50%, which is guaranteed to shorten the battery life dramatically, for no reason whatsoever as I'm at home or in the office close to a charger.

  91. vinayak ojha

    vinayak ojha20 days ago

    That subtle lttstore.com....

  92. prasadh pram

    prasadh pram21 day ago

    Hey Linus i love all of your vids but the only thing is i can only watch these vids and satisfy myself for the fact I could not afford such pc can you build one for me to game and send to me please love you

  93. Vaja Rakesh

    Vaja Rakesh21 day ago

    Great Reviews bro🙂

  94. ofek536

    ofek53621 day ago

    2:59 Pff... Pathetic

  95. RearPreston !

    RearPreston !21 day ago

    cant wait im getting it or the 12mini for my birthday its in 10 days

  96. Lazim Alvi

    Lazim Alvi21 day ago

    But can I run Android Studio or Netbeans project on ipad pro ?

  97. Raul Espinosa

    Raul Espinosa21 day ago

    It's not a computer, Do you have access to the terminal? No, Can you actually program on an iPad? no, so it's not a computer, stop talking about cosmetic shit.

  98. Jahzeel Nelson

    Jahzeel Nelson21 day ago

    Nobody’s gonna mention the “what the heck was that Riley?” 😂😂

  99. micsway

    micsway21 day ago

    Im so glad riely is doing these

  100. Jordan Liszewski

    Jordan Liszewski21 day ago

    Way too easy on this garbage device. Paid advertisement is my guess

  101. Polokibird

    Polokibird21 day ago

    Apple is great but can they fire the person who pricing these things

  102. Dan Dionila

    Dan Dionila21 day ago

    Real Caption: Ipad air 2020 still can't fly why?

  103. Aditya Prabhakar

    Aditya Prabhakar21 day ago

    Apple will never let them become laptops . They want to sell those MacBooks also......

  104. Aditya Prabhakar

    Aditya Prabhakar21 day ago

    Watch this at 4:03 Apple suckrs

  105. Daniel M

    Daniel M21 day ago

    @5:05 ... Nice

  106. Doug Horn

    Doug Horn21 day ago

    The OS may be a work in progress, but so is Windows . . .for decades.

  107. Doug Horn

    Doug Horn21 day ago

    Regardless of its short comings folks will flock to it.