Help! Razer Blade 15 Base (2018) and Razer Core X Chroma
Hello to all,
I have a Razer Core x Chroma connected to my Razer Blade 15 Base (2018). The graphics card is not recognized. I only see the eGpu via Synapse3 and can set the RGB.
But the graphics card is not displayed in the setting in Windows, also my LCD remains black when I connect it to the Core X Chroma.
I also can't connect to the Blade 15 via the USB from the Core X Chroma.
- Razer Blade 15 Base (2018) with GTX 1060 Max-Q
- Razer Core X Chroma
- Windows 10 Pro 20H2 Build 19042.685
- Thunderbolt 3 Software 22.214.171.1240
- NVidia 460.79
Should you still need pictures I could upload them
I have tried the following points, but there was no improvement.
- another Thunderbolt cable
- with and without graphics card the Razer Core X Chroma connected
- tested a second graphics card
- tested the security level for Thunderbolt in the bios without security
For testing I have also connected a Thunderbolt USB dock, this has worked.
Now I am still at a lost. 😐
A small success.
I can now use the USB and network port on the Razer Core X Chroma. Which did not work at the beginning.
I uninstalled the Intel Thunderbolt Software. The USB an network port was immediately displayed in the control panel.
These devices now appear as USB 3.0. Is that correct?
Is the Thunderbolt software needed to work with the graphics card?
After testing some old drivers and installing some old Thunderbolt 3 software, I now see the Razer Core X Chroma.
It´s normal that the Razer Core X Chroma is displayed 2x in the software?
But it is still missing the graphics card now.
Does anyone have any ideas?
another small success,
I have connected another graphics card which is recognized immediately.
The Razer Core X Chroma works without problems.
Now only the RTX 3080 has to be detected.
Do you have any ideas?
I got it to work. The error was in the wiring of the graphics card.
Since the MSI RTX 3080 SUPRIM X has 3x8 pin connectors, I had to use a Y-cable, which was defective and I replaced it.
But what would my notebook be if there were no other problems due to it.
I now have USB dropouts due to the connection of the RTX 3080.
Every 2 minutes the USB loses connection and mouse and keyboard are dead.
What could be the cause of this problem?
I still have the problems with the usb ports.
Every time i connect the egpu the usb ports fail and reconnect. This happens at different times.
I have worked through the following points.
- USB driver new installed
- new installed graphics card driver (with DDU)
- new windows installed
Now i am out of ideas. Can anyone help me?
I got it to work, it was because of the USB Hubs. (Laptop Stands and Razer Base Station Chroma)
Once I removed them from the laptop and connected only the mouse and keyboard it works.
I guess TB3 and USB share a PCH controller and this is then overstrained with all the USB devices.
Could you tell me what exact splitter you bought.
I have the Razer Core X not the Chroma, working with a Gtx 1080 but now I have an offer for a 3080 Sprim, with 3x8 pin connectors. Since it works with your Chroma i suppose it should work with the Core X too.
Did you encounter any problems while putting load on it (artefacts, crashes , blue screens)
Thank you in advance for your answer.