Marques Brownlee Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Marques Brownlee Biography
  • Name: Marques Brownlee
  • Age: 24 years old
  • Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: YouTuber
  • Net Worth: US $2 Million
  • Status: Alive

Marques Brownlee is an American YouTuber, tech reviewer, video producer and internet personality. He’s best known for his technology-themed YouTube channel ‘MKBHD’. The channel has 5+ million subscribers and 800+ million views. He was once dubbed the “best tech reviewer on the planet” by former Google VP Vic Gundotra. Marques K. Brownlee was born on December 3, 1993, in Maplewood, New Jersey. His middle name is somewhat of a mystery (ps. not Kumar). He was raised by parents Jeaniene and Marlon Brownlee. He has a sister named Simone. Brownlee attended Columbia High School followed by Stevens Institute of Technology. He majored in business and technology with a minor in information systems and marketing.

Brownlee launched his YouTube channel ‘MKBHD’ in March 2008. The channel’s name is a combination of his initials “MKB” and “HD” for high definition. According to his “5 Facts About Me” video which was posted in April 2013, he only had 78 subscribers after posting his first 100 videos. The channel now boasts more than 5 million subscribers and close to a billion video views. MKBHD features high quality reviews of the latest in technology, gadgets and consumer electronics. Selected videos include “iPhone 7 Unboxing: Jet Black vs Matte Black”, “The Truth About Beats by Dre” and “LG G Flex Self Healing Demo”. He covers a lot of Apple and Samsung based products. Brownlee uploads 1-2 videos per week. His videos typically receives 1-5 million views.

Brownlee’s popularity in the tech world has garnered attention from the technology blog ‘Engadget’. His videos have been featured on CNET, Forbes Tech, The Verge and several other outlets. He’s met and interviewed Motorola’s CEO Dennis Woodside ( December 2013), NBA superstar Kobe Bryant (December 2015), and Apple’s Craig Federighi (December 2016). Brownlee is also known for his ‘Smartphone Award Series’ which he debuted in December 2014. Phones are rated in categories such as “Best Big Smartphone”, “Best Camera”, “Best Battery Life” and “Best Overall”. Prior to stardom, Brownlee worked as a video producer for Lockergnome (2009-11), video tutorial specialist for Gizmo’s Freeware (2009-11) and contributing editor for DroidDog (2010-12). He became a YouTube partner in January 2009.

Marques “MKBHD” Brownlee has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He earns primarily from his YouTube Channel (800+ million views). Another source of income is sponsored posts on his social media (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter). Brownlee owns a Tesla Model S. He currently resides in Kearny, New Jersey.

In addition to YouTube, Brownlee is a professional athlete. He played ultimate frisbee for the New Jersey Hammerheads, the Philadelphia Phoenix, and the Garden State Ultimate. He stands 6ft 3in tall with a wingspan of 6ft 7in. He first started playing frisbee in middle school. Brownlee turned pro during his first year of high school. He also experimented golf. Marques is also a big fan of house music. He cites Wolfgang Gartner as his favorite DJ of all time.

Marques Brownlee Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Marques Brownlee Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Marques K. Brownlee
  • Birthday: December 3, 1993
  • How Old : Age: 24 years old
  • Place of Birth: Maplewood, New Jersey, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: YouTube Star, Video Producer, Frisbee Player
  • Years Active: 2009-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $2 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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