UPDATE LOG:12/25/16: Update XPS 15 section with new info on TB3 speeds and x2 PCI-e lanes.8/25: Add MSI GS73VR to the non-Razer Laptop section (it works great so far) – check out our detailed review here.7/4: GTX 1080 benchmarks added, rewrote performance section, added noise levels for 1080, added new findings for XPS 15 in the non-Razer laptop section.
This might be my last update for some time pending something significant happening with XPS 15 compatibility.6/23: Razer Core is now available to order, but it’ll take a few weeks for them to ship it.6/21: Updated benchmarks with the Blade and XPS 15 with a GTX 1070.
Here’s how to verify and repair your startup disk with fsck. Keep holding down those keys until you see a black screen with white lettering.
This is called “booting into prompt, enter the following: /sbin/fsck -fy Press the Return key.
Note that this article is going to be a work in progress and I’ll be keeping it updated as I find things out. The overall design of the Razer Core is absolutely perfect.