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4096 (Maxim Stepanov[1]) - is a Russian[2] YouTuber that does animation and motion graphics videos on YouTube.


4096 launched his both YouTube channels on August 12, 2016, and uploaded his first video on YouTube on October 20, 2016. It was a remaster of Sony PlayStation 1's start screen, which got more than 10K views. Then he uploaded his first full-length video on January 17, 2017.[3] The video named as «Every Nintendo Console in One Video (1977-2017)», where he has shown every Nintendo console released between 1977 and 2017 differently. Instead of explaining each console, what he did was briefly show every console, and between every console is a smooth transitions.

Most of his videos revolved around showing the history/evolution of many things, mainly revolving around the internet and technology. What he does in these videos is to show smooth, animated transitions between each scene. He also animated some fan-made technology videos, such as Introducing Windows 95 Mobile, where he explained what Windows 95 would look like on mobile, and GameCube intro but it's crossover episode, where various companies were shown to collaborate on one console with a smooth transition between each company/brand.[4][5]

By time, he started to partially hide it's videos, some of them marking as unlisted, and majority of videos on second channel making private. Thus, the videos about movie posters & XBOX evolutions, among with Sony Ericsson phones showcasing video was marked as unlisted.


  • His profile picture shows 2 to the power of 12 (or 212), indicating 4096.
  • At Windows Evolution and Red Zone error remix videos, the username on systems was named as "maks" and "Max" relatively.
  • Initially his second channel named as 333. The 4096 name came shortly after.
  • In PlayStation evolution, his first video was used as intro, almost without any edits.
  • A fan-made channel was made in 2018, which have reuploaded some of 4096's old videos.
  • His channel got reviewed in 2021 at stream of Russian YouTuber JesusAVGN.[6]

Subscribers milestones[]

Note: The following dates are according to Social Blade. Dates may vary by one or two days due to differences in time zones.


  • 80,000 subscribers: February 9, 2019
  • 90,000 subscribers: March 25, 2019
  • 100,000 subscribers: May 9, 2019
  • 200,000 subscribers: April 27, 2020
  • 300,000 subscribers: December 24, 2020
  • 400,000 subscribers: June 13, 2021

forty ninety six[]

  • 1,000 subscribers: February 11, 2018
  • 4,000 subscribers: June 21, 2020
  • 5,000 subscribers: November 8, 2020
  • 6,000 subscribers: December 29, 2020
  • 7,000 subscribers: February 4, 2021
  • 8,000 subscribers: April 3, 2021
  • 9,000 subscribers: August 24, 2021