The Razer Core X Chroma features support for the latest PCIe desktop graphics cards including NVIDIA® GeForce® and AMD XConnect™ enabled Radeon™ cards. Highly mobile developers can now harness the power of compatible NVIDIA® Quadro® cards and AMD Radeon™ Pro cards for professional graphics performance. Give your thin and light laptop the power of a full gaming rig. Whether you’re hunting down enemies in an apocalypse or designing your own 3D world, the Razer Core X and Razer Core X Chroma deliver desktop-class graphics to your laptop instantly. Compatible with Thunderbolt 3 Windows 10 or Mac laptops. Now compatible with NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX graphics and AMD Radeon™ VII GPUs. Windows 10 RS5 or later required. After setup is completed with your laptop, the Razer Core X eGPUs are plug and play when connected with compatible laptops for quick connection to your game session. The single Thunderbolt cable connection unlocks desktop graphics. Step up to the Razer Core X Chroma™ to effortlessly connect to desktop peripherals, Gigabit Ethernet, and Razer Chroma™ RGB lighting. The Thunderbolt™ 3 (USB-C) connection between a laptop and Razer Core X series yields incredibly fast speeds, while offering a standard connection to various systems. The unique dual-chip design of the Razer Core X Chroma effectively handles both graphic and peripheral data through a single Thunderbolt 3 cable to the laptop. The Razer Core X external graphic enclosure is incredibly versatile and compatible with Thunderbolt™ 3 systems running Windows 10 RS5 or later and Macs running macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 or later. Laptops require a Thunderbolt 3 port with external graphics (eGFX) support. Stay at the top of your game by keeping your performance maxed. Razer Core X series lets you easily upgrade your graphics card, so you can instantly give your laptop a boost. Perfectly sized to fit your setup, the Razer Core X series feature additional cooling and open vents in its aluminum body for optimized thermal performance. With 16.8 million colors, countless patterns, dynamic in-game lighting effects—experience full RGB customization and deeper immersion with the world’s largest lighting ecosystem for gaming devices. Supporting a growing list of thousands of devices and hundreds of games & applications, take it to the next level with advanced features such as Chroma Studio, Visualizer, Connect and Workshop.
- Desktop-Grade Performance: Boosts Thunderbolt 3 laptop performance with support for up to 3 slot-wide PCIe full-sized desktop graphics cards (sold separately)
- Built-In Power Supply: Includes a 700W ATX PSU with 100W laptop charging via -Thunderbolt 3; GPU max power support up to 500W
- Customizable RGB Lighting: Includes 16.8 million colors available; capable of syncing with gameplay and other Razer peripherals through Synapse 3 (lighting customization not supported on macOS)
- Compatibility (Windows): Requires Thunderbolt 3 external graphics (eGFX) support with RS45 or later and compatible NVIDIA or AMD graphics cards
- Compatibility (macOS): Requires Thunderbolt 3 and High Sierra 10.13.4 or later and compatible AMD graphics cards only (NVIDIA cards not supported)
|Power Supply||Internal ATX 700W|
|Laptop Power Delivery (USB-C)||100W|
|Max size GPU||Up to 3-slot card|
|INPUT & OUTPUT||
|INTERNAL POWER SUPPLY||700 Watts|
|LAPTOP POWER DELIVERY||Up to 100 Watts via USB-C|
|THUNDERBOLT™ 3 CABLE LENGTH||27.56” / 700 mm|
|RAZER CORE APPROX. SIZE||
|WEIGHT||15.23 lbs / 6.91 kg|
|LAPTOP REQUIREMENTS (LAPTOP NOT INCLUDED)||
Connection to system
Systems require a Thunderbolt™ 3 port with external graphics support. Please check with your laptop manufacture to confirm if your laptop supports Thunderbolt 3 external graphics.
Please also ensure your laptop has the latest BIOS, firmware, Thunderbolt software, and other applicable updates before connecting toRazer Core X Chroma.
macOS Systems Requirements
Windows System Requirements
|GRAPHICS CARDS REQUIREMENTS (GRAPHICS CARD NOT INCLUDED)||
Max inner dimensions
Length : 12.99”/ 330 mm
Height*: 6.29” / 160 mm
Width : 2.24” / 57 mm
* Height measured from top of PCIe connector to the bottom of the locking pin ramps.
Up to 3-Slot wide, full-length, PCI-Express x16 graphics card.
Graphics cards use varied designs based around a common graphics chip. Please ensure the GPU selected meets all size, power, and additional requirements.
GPU Max Power Support
|MAC OS COMPATIBLE GRAPHICS CHIPSETS||
Compatible AMD graphics chipsets:
|WINDOWS 10 COMPATIBLE GRAPHICS CHIPSETS||
Compatible NVIDIA® graphics chipsets:
Compatible AMD graphics chipsets: