REAL Data Recovery - Linus Swaps Hard Drive Actuator!

  • Published: 26 March 2018
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    Linus teams up with DriveSavers to actually DO some tech repair work. How does it go? Watch and find out.

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Comments • 4 189

  • terrorblades10
    terrorblades10  3 days back


    • Al- Karim
      Al- Karim  3 days back

      Hey brother please let me know that I have a hard disk nook on my laptop which I have a lot of emergency files on.
      What can I do in my home Bangladesh to help me?

      • Антон Михайлов

        I believe in You!

        • Daniel Bordeau
          Daniel Bordeau  3 days back

          YES!! I bet you got it!

          • Featherbeans
            Featherbeans  5 days back

            How (not) to use a medical mask 101. Linus!!!!! <3 :D

            • S3IL3CT
              S3IL3CT  5 days back

              got it

              • Keith Tuohy
                Keith Tuohy  1 weeks back

                You got it

                • Adam Mathis
                  Adam Mathis  1 weeks back

                  yes i do think he got it

                  • RL Stint
                    RL Stint  1 weeks back


                    • Matthew Godwin
                      Matthew Godwin  1 weeks back

                      Steam backs save files automatically

                      • rick james
                        rick james  2 weeks back

                        A little maturity wouldn't be asking too much, would it? Going into a place like that, like it's freaking Chucky Cheese on Friday night? And get rid of your mom's earrings. Those are so 1989.

                        • Floppy 6022
                          Floppy 6022  2 weeks back

                          All every drive needs is protogent

                          • Ieatherbrainz
                            Ieatherbrainz  2 weeks back


                            • Player Loaded
                              Player Loaded  2 weeks back

                              4:15 you can see the concern about the word "hurricane" in the guys eyes as well as how he is looking at linus's grip on the drive. LMAO

                              • ZANDATSU
                                ZANDATSU  2 weeks back

                                Your tutor looks kind of angry because he teaching you 😂

                                • Trap Johnson
                                  Trap Johnson  2 weeks back

                                  Ah, the old "Unlock the chair tilt so the new guy falls of it" routine!

                                  • Easy Technical Hacks
                                    Easy Technical Hacks  2 weeks back

                                    It's hard

                                    • Urska Jinx
                                      Urska Jinx  2 weeks back

                                      I do phone repair lol. this looks really fun to me

                                      • Diesel Power
                                        Diesel Power  3 weeks back

                                        linus, never tour a bomb factory

                                        • fefe
                                          fefe  3 weeks back

                                          linus didnt got it

                                          • The All Purpose Popo
                                            The All Purpose Popo  3 weeks back

                                            I thought a hard drive was like a bunch of records

                                            • Coppr 2000RIP
                                              Coppr 2000RIP  3 weeks back

                                              watch at 10:49

                                              • Coppr 2000RIP
                                                Coppr 2000RIP  3 weeks back

                                                After you went inside the clean room the zipper on your white suit was NOT all the way up..... so does that mean you were the contaminant???????

                                                • Daniel Bartek
                                                  Daniel Bartek  4 weeks back

                                                  11:23 yes you did repair it

                                                  • Beat Up Robot
                                                    Beat Up Robot  4 weeks back

                                                    he got it

                                                    • John
                                                      John  4 weeks back

                                                      i think he didnt get it

                                                      • BlauerMiner
                                                        BlauerMiner  4 weeks back


                                                        • Jasper Rodriguez
                                                          Jasper Rodriguez  1 months back

                                                          you can't the customers drives

                                                          • Dave Clark
                                                            Dave Clark  1 months back

                                                            I think your chances are good! GO LINUS! BRB, putting on my LTT undies so I can properly cheer for you.

                                                            • Vineet Agarwal
                                                              Vineet Agarwal  1 months back


                                                              • Nolast Ionut
                                                                Nolast Ionut  1 months back

                                                                And when you think that in some hospitals in this world is not even so fresh air inside the surgery room, pure professionalism from this company👍

                                                                • qwert andrew
                                                                  qwert andrew  1 months back

                                                                  The video is great, never seen any recovery lab ever before. What I"d to know is how actually the data recovery company 's software does work. What I have seen is running under DOS, if I right ...
                                                                  How long does it take to make a deep scan on a 4tb HDD 5400rpm if it's brand new ???
                                                                  Thanks !!

                                                                  • Jacobo Blanco
                                                                    Jacobo Blanco  1 months back


                                                                    • The high voltage channel
                                                                      The high voltage channel  1 months back


                                                                      • Seymour cross
                                                                        Seymour cross  1 months back

                                                                        2:47 that guy's face lmao

                                                                        • Jesse McDonald
                                                                          Jesse McDonald  1 months back

                                                                          I believe!

                                                                          • Casey Vitti
                                                                            Casey Vitti  1 months back

                                                                            you got it... Now that just by luck lol :)

                                                                            • TransformBoOnEs
                                                                              TransformBoOnEs  2 months back


                                                                              • Rizlen Quadros
                                                                                Rizlen Quadros  2 months back

                                                                                Linus has a real talent of fucking up stuff. XD!!

                                                                                • Man D
                                                                                  Man D  2 months back

                                                                                  I think he got it i’m at 11:30

                                                                                  • rent a shill
                                                                                    rent a shill  2 months back

                                                                                    what is stopping them to plunder trash and find my harddrive
                                                                                    god damnit i cant even throw things normaly any more

                                                                                    • Dalkiel Damion
                                                                                      Dalkiel Damion  2 months back

                                                                                      Wow man, I was sweating with you the entire time. :)

                                                                                      • Robert horchar
                                                                                        Robert horchar  2 months back

                                                                                        uhm well i wanna say yes you got it but this is a really delicate procedure. well i wanna give it to you so yes you got it.

                                                                                        • Hamish Moore
                                                                                          Hamish Moore  2 months back

                                                                                          Works I reckon - 11:24

                                                                                          • Google Advisor
                                                                                            Google Advisor  2 months back

                                                                                            Here you have all the pure truth about Drive Savers business. In fact, they are looking for easy money. This is all paid advertising. All they can do is hire a talentless Linus for a demonstration show. We checked the work of this company. In fact, they spent $ 2,000,000 to sweat away people’s eyes. Although it would be possible not to spend such funds. They even tell customers that they open SSD drives in a clean room, although this is not required at all. And this certainly increases the final price for the job. In fact, the cost of data recovery from them is not justified by anything and usually competitors are 50-80% lower. By the way, some of the disks they could not recover. Which have been successfully restored to other data recovery centers. Sometimes customers are told a high price and people go to other cheaper companies. They do not have access to the full technical documentation of Seagate and WD hard drives. They use the usual stupid fast copy devices like ATOLA, Deep Spar and in these cases they simply can completely damage your already slightly broken hard drive. And then they say that nothing can be done. or then can try use PC3000 to correct the situation. Engineers can do work little above middle level. Difficult things such as reading damaged hard drives or unreadable SSDs they do not know how to do it. Many steps in their work are superfluous and simply take time. regular case every lab can actually do in 2 days they do 2 weeks. They use the PС3000, Soft Center and Rusolut programs to recover data from flash memory.
                                                                                            Usually, for quality and more complete data recovery, the engineer works with 1 or 2 devices. Everything is done automatically and without complete control. So DriveSavers engineer can work with 5-10 disks at the same time, and this reduces the quality of data recovery.
                                                                                            About phones. I think this is the worst equipment I've ever seen. They would be ashamed to show how they work with soldering and with phone PCB . It is clear that the "Celebrite" program will help but not always. And they don’t really know how to really solder because I think they do not have degree. And they do it badly. Again, competitors like "iPad rehab" handle it better.

                                                                                            I advise everyone - Think well before you carry your device to Drive Savers. And if they do not help, look for other specialists, but do not forget to write a real review when others restore you data after them.

                                                                                            • Ben Smith
                                                                                              Ben Smith  2 months back


                                                                                              • Jake Henderson
                                                                                                Jake Henderson  2 months back

                                                                                                Guess, yes

                                                                                                • dreck
                                                                                                  dreck  2 months back

                                                                                                  My nemmesis we meet again
                                                                                                  Not quite yet