The Manliest Laptop Ever – Dell Rugged Extreme Review

  • Published: 22 May 2019
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    The Dell Rugged Extreme is basically indestructible, but why would anyone need that?

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  • Linus Tech Tips
    Linus Tech Tips   4 weeks back

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    • warlock040269
      warlock040269  3 weeks back

      Funny that dells calls it rugged since Toughbook has been calling their laptop that for many years. I believe I first saw it call rugged over 12 years ago. By the way their 14" toughbook 54 lite is only 1500

    • Paul Piatt
      Paul Piatt  3 weeks back

      Linus Tech Tips got a ridge wallet. And I love it.

    • Nathan Millsap
      Nathan Millsap  3 weeks back
      nice reference, Love those guys

    • Hari Molla
      Hari Molla  3 weeks back

      @Max Painnope

    • 你喜欢囧菌么
      你喜欢囧菌么  3 weeks back


  • Bluetongue
    Bluetongue  5 hours back

    2k for the laptop, 3k for the hazardous areas certification...

    • Stavros K
      Stavros K  13 hours back

      Why does David act like a tool in all the videos??

      • ustio
        ustio  1 days back

        "Predator missile ready for launch"

        • JonnyInfinite
          JonnyInfinite  1 days back

          But, is it better than the Panasonic Toughbook?

          • Scott Hidlebaugh
            Scott Hidlebaugh  3 days back

            Panasonic Toughbooks are the standard that all rugged laptops are held to. All of the features that Dell has on this laptop were on Toughbooks years ago. It would be interesting to do a comparison of the CF-31 and this laptop to see who makes the better machine.

            • Boss Jinn
              Boss Jinn  3 days back

              Who the is that guy

              • Wafi Ghani
                Wafi Ghani  3 days back

                Please review also the Toughbook LTT.

                • hkistreet
                  hkistreet  3 days back

                  He gave it a solid eh

                  • Arco Mxxnxn
                    Arco Mxxnxn  4 days back

                    tim cook, that's how I want laptop from apple

                    • Mihnea Lazăr
                      Mihnea Lazăr  6 days back

                      I’ve seen this laptop in Mission Impossible Fallout, in the beginning scene where they get the phone from Dr. Delbruk. I thought it’s fake, or a special model, but it looks like it’s real. Cool either way.

                      • Zes Jerome
                        Zes Jerome  1 weeks back

                        no such thing asmanx or not about it, squarex etc doens't matter, cepix, any be infixn any manlyx nmw

                        • elktaro
                          elktaro  1 weeks back

                          I want this

                          • Wai logobank Ben
                            Wai logobank Ben  1 weeks back

                            It should inside server rack.

                            • TigerChuu
                              TigerChuu  1 weeks back

                              Watching videos about indestructible laptops...
                              Just sits at home all day.

                              • Saanvi Sharma
                                Saanvi Sharma  1 weeks back

                                I'd prefer prefer Panasonic CF-33 than Dell. Cuz, we can use it as tablet or laptop!!!!

                                • justkidding
                                  justkidding  1 weeks back

                                  Missed chance to fully remake darude sandstorm

                                  • Cristian Valdes
                                    Cristian Valdes  1 weeks back

                                    Is this the best pc ever

                                    • Baggy Trousers
                                      Baggy Trousers  1 weeks back

                                      *EXTRA THICK!*

                                    • blackjackcountry
                                      blackjackcountry  1 weeks back

                                      nice work thad was a pro advertisement

                                      • Mike Hawk
                                        Mike Hawk  1 weeks back

                                        It has the G I R T H

                                        • Rolfathan
                                          Rolfathan  1 weeks back

                                          It's thick, but I feel like most people carry a gaming laptop in a thick enough bag that it's probably about the same. So if you look at it as "the bag is built in" the thickness is rather justified.

                                          • froopy070
                                            froopy070  1 weeks back

                                            this laptop mad THICK dawg

                                            • Joe Diamond
                                              Joe Diamond  1 weeks back

                                              I work in a factory and these are the laptops that we use. Despite how strong these laptops are, they aren't invincible. Keys break off, LCD panels break, touch pads get all wonky...

                                              • Miss17 Black
                                                Miss17 Black  2 weeks back

                                                When the guy in the thumbnail looks like Felix, I clicked real fast!!!!!!!

                                                • 4c1dr3fl3x
                                                  4c1dr3fl3x  2 weeks back

                                                  The Military. Yes, we use Toughbooks, and the US Government buys us Dell shit. We live on 2 things: Coffee and Paperwork.
                                                  And that digital paperwork has to go in the back of an armored vehicle that's about to bounce around the training areas of Fort Irwin, California. Otherwise known as Death Valley.

                                                  • MrToilet
                                                    MrToilet  2 weeks back

                                                    1:40 - 1:50
                                                    T H I C C

                                                    • joebear80
                                                      joebear80  2 weeks back

                                                      Thicc! Alex is good at narrating!

                                                      • Garry Superales
                                                        Garry Superales  2 weeks back

                                                        I need Linus near that laptop so i can scale the size. Lol.

                                                        • Marc Fuchs
                                                          Marc Fuchs  2 weeks back

                                                          I hate it, that people are usually hating on resistive touch displays. While I'm not saying, that smartphones should use those, the often used argument, that those are bad and have awful precision is just bullshit. Take the WiiU gamepad display as an example. Definately resistive, but you could easily draw pixel perfect on this thing. Far better than most smartphone screens, and I can tell as an experienced artist (though I have also successfully drawn pictures on a Samsung Galaxy Note 4).

                                                          Anyway, it's pretty obvious, this laptop isn't meant for the average user. And even though I like to take my gear out into the woods, it's not even for me. It's for heavy duty jobs for people, who do heavy duty jobs. If you took this beast to your friends, first they would be amazed, but then they would laugh at you. It's like if a soccer mom, whose trips are basically to school and back and to the store and back would get a 4x4 lifted pickup truck with a lifted, water proofed exhaust system.

                                                          • Dran5
                                                            Dran5  2 weeks back

                                                            Coyote Peterson needs this for brave wilderness shooting lel XD

                                                            • nexxusty
                                                              nexxusty  2 weeks back

                                                              The same exact people Panasonics CF series was for.

                                                              I know you need to appeal to tha masses, who are incredibly dumb.... however come on....

                                                              • CovertCoder01
                                                                CovertCoder01  2 weeks back

                                                                0:33 BRAH

                                                                • MiguelPpM
                                                                  MiguelPpM  2 weeks back


                                                                  • Pontus Ferm
                                                                    Pontus Ferm  2 weeks back

                                                                    Love the Mantage reference.

                                                                    • Amplufyed
                                                                      Amplufyed  2 weeks back

                                                                      The intro reminded me of a certain Barats and Bereta skit.

                                                                      • Adrian R
                                                                        Adrian R  2 weeks back

                                                                        "If you're a scientist or such crap." That line had me laughing out loud. LOL.

                                                                        • Sanan
                                                                          Sanan  2 weeks back


                                                                          • grah55
                                                                            grah55  2 weeks back

                                                                            So a review that would be perfect for Linus. He can drop it as much as he wants without worry.

                                                                            • Ayush Bakshi
                                                                              Ayush Bakshi  2 weeks back

                                                                              I want one but with best possible specs.. Even though I don't have money to buy sandals. :\

                                                                              • Neptria
                                                                                Neptria  2 weeks back

                                                                                when will we get a man-sized laptop

                                                                                • human
                                                                                  human  2 weeks back

                                                                                  I wanted it to be my next laptop until he said $4500 😱

                                                                                  • Jia Kang
                                                                                    Jia Kang  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Meanwhile my Dell G7 7588 has no RGB keyboard lol

                                                                                    • speedracer123222
                                                                                      speedracer123222  2 weeks back

                                                                                      So does this mean I can sky dive with this and drop it and it survives?

                                                                                      Jk I don’t do extreme activities

                                                                                      • Vs. MLG
                                                                                        Vs. MLG  2 weeks back

                                                                                        nobody really cares about the thumbnail?

                                                                                        • randall smith
                                                                                          randall smith  2 weeks back

                                                                                          They finally get a product that Linus can't drop without worry. Linus not in the vid. wtf

                                                                                          • Afro Bob
                                                                                            Afro Bob  2 weeks back

                                                                                            Since the fan is in a separate chamber, and probably waterproof for the IP rating, can you submerge is just a bit to get watercooling?

                                                                                            • Jon Wit
                                                                                              Jon Wit  2 weeks back

                                                                                              RGB keyboard what a weird feature to include in an ultra touch laptop.