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Forum discussion tagged with Cortex.
  1. Jsimenhoff

    Review Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses Review: AR Fun Over Fashion

    The typical consumer has a tough time seeing the value in smart glasses. Early iterations, such as the Google Glass, were shunned due to their robotic, social-life-killing looks. Vuzix Blade has a leg up on competing augmented reality (AR) smart glasses because the company has already made a...
  2. A

    Is the G.Skill Flare x RAM Best for Ryzen?

    Hi, Recently I am using Ryzen 7 1700x on my Asus Crosshair VI Hero Motherboard..I have a decent cooler. And my ram is 2x8gb Geil super luce 2400mhz..I am a overclocker. I overclock for my work like 3d modeling and Rendering..I got overall good performance from my ram. But I saw in YouTube and...
  3. B

    Optimal MSI 980 TI Overclock (6GB)?

    Hi, I'm new to overclocking and I'm a little bit paranoid about overclocking my gpu. Does anyone know the optimal setting for an overclock with my graphics card? PC Specs = https://i.gyazo.com/ee25051ac3cf41cd6ab38b724ff6e70c.png
  4. B

    GFX plus MOBO

    I bought 1050 ti sc and msi mobo for I 3 8100 will it be compatible
  5. F

    Looking for PC

    hello! I have been lagging with my lapt op so much (6fps in minecraft lowest)So I need to get A new pc for 650dollars and free shipment to bulgaria ! (NO AMAZON)
  6. S

    Help me to choose right leptop! (please

    Hello, I have hard time choosing between two laptops. First one is Acer Aspire, 15.6" FHD, Intel Core i7 6500U, 16GB, 128Gb SSD+1Tb. Nvidia GTX950 2Gb. Second, one is Asus Zenbook UX510U, 15.6" FHD, Intel Core i7 7500, 8Gb, 1TB HDD, Nvi, GTX950 2GB. Also it has anti-glare screen, while acer has...
  7. A

    Looking for a specific case

    Hello, I am looking to expand my pc later on, but i'm having trouble looking for the item I want or would need for what i'm looking for. Anyways has anyone seen a case, that has pre-built water cooling loops for the cpu and/or the graphics cards that isn't a completely new system. In other...
  8. J

    Budget Gaming Monitor

    Hi. I am looking for a 60 hz monitor. Preferably ips panel but tn will do fine too. It is for gaming and media. Can you recommend me one that is not so expensive?
  9. C

    Computer boots, turns off after about 6 seconds

    Hello everybody, So this is my issue, yesterday I was going to go to a friends house and i left my computer on (like I always do) and when I got back it was off and I thought it was just in sleep mode but when I went to turn it on it didn't turn on, so I waited a little and switched some plugs...
  10. N

    Will an i5 4590 bottleneck a r9 380?

    Hi, I am building a budget gaming pc and I am going with the r9 380 4gb and a i5 4590, but I was wondering if the i5 4590 would bottleneck a r9 380? any advice? also if it does bottleneck give me some other options of CPUs to buy like the i5 4460! Thank for the help!
  11. S

    Good comp specs. Still lagging in every game?

    Recently I installed a new motherboard and upgraded my ram. However ever since I did this every single game i play has low fps and shutters even when I'm on lower settings. My computer didn't do this before I installed my new motherboard and upgraded my ram. I've tried using razer Cortex to...
  12. will309

    Intel Motherboard VS ASRock Motherboard

    Intel BOXDZ77GAL-70K LGA 1155 VS ASRock LGA1155 ATX Motherboard Z75 PRO3 I currently have a i5 3350P and plan on building a gaming pc Current specs: Case: Corsair Carbide Series SPEC-01 Mid Tower Gaming Case CC-9011050-WW Processor: Intel Core i5-3350P CPU @ 3.10GHz RAM: Kingston HyperX FURY...
  13. Slayer607

    Where can I find this cable?

    I am looking for a cable that splits at one end into a lightning male and a usb male, and the other end into a lightning male. I need this cable so I can avoid spending money on something akin to a guitar belt amp, because they are expensive and limited. This cable would allow me to play a lot...
  14. Z

    dual e5-4650 asus Z9PA-D8

    I have two e5-4650 xeons that i wish to use in a asus Z9PA-D8 motherboard. In the motherboard specifications it says it's for: Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 product family (135W) * Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v2 product family (135W) * But it's the same socket so i cant see why it won't...
  15. A

    unallocated region is not there help plz..

    firstly its not getting format its says it needs to be formaatted but when we format it gets stopped! and says it cant be formatted there is no media but i hve saved a lot of media recently secondly there is no unallocated area only partition area on disk management its a raw sd card its of 8 gb...
  16. J

    BIOS, Drivers, and OS questions

    I recently ordered the parts for my first gaming PC build and have selected a MSI Z97M-G43 motherboard for my build. While my orders are shipping I am in the process of researching how to install the OS, drivers, and BIOS for my new system for after I build it. I have a couple questions about...
  17. thewonderspud

    Wireless Headphones picking up static

    So my wireless headphones came in today. Thomson WHP3311BK-UK Wireless Headphones, for reference. And they pick up static, interference... There's a monitor, TV, 2 computers, stereo, wall speakers, phone base and broadband router nearby. (By nearby I mean in the room, other than the phone base...
  18. L

    Graphics Card Crashing

    Recently, my graphics card has been acting shady and finally crashing and turning off the computer forcing the computer to reboot. Everything but the GPU turns back on. The fans spin, but the lighting does not come on. The monitor does not detect it either. Here are my specs. Motherboard...
  19. S

    Building a PC, wont even make a fan rotation before turning off.

    Hey fella's I've gone over the forums a bunch but this time im truly stumped, as the title suggests I'm building a PC, right now the intended build is: i-7 4790k, a Rosewill 850watt Photon, Asus Maximus VII Hero, 16gb of RAM G. Skill Ripjaws DDR3 clocked at 1600, and an Asus 970 Stryx so as the...
  20. M

    Blue screen of death

    Hey guys, I've recently been getting the dreaded blue screen of death. The only new hardware that I have installed recently is a cpu fan, new keyboard and mouse. Nothing that I would think would cause a BSOD. I've tried removing the mouse and starting the computer, ending in a BSOD, tried the...