The main function of the app is to let gears find the best deals they can get their hands on. It provides a price comparison engine that helps gamers keep up-to-date with price drops across stores such as Amazon.com, GameStop, GOG, Green Man Gaming, Steam, and Origin. The usual wish lists and game notifications apply, however, a useful feature of Razer Cortex is that it will suggest games users might enjoy based on their previous gaming activity.
Razer Cortex also has some great tools including a screen capture gallery and a save file backup function. There’s is also a ‘game booster’ that claims to improve a PC’s performance during and after in-game alterations.
The social side of Razer Cortex is well supported with good functionality that allows gamers to share in-game moments on Facebook and YouTube. Overall, a handy little app that is best suited to gamers who are looking to locate the best deals on new and wanted titles and who want to make a few tweaks here and there.
As the gaming nerve centre, Razer Cortex (Game Booster) gives you access to an impressive arsenal of tools to take control of your gaming experience. From combing the web for the best game deals, improving your PC performance in-game, to recording then sharing your in-game moments on Facebook and YouTube, and even backing up you save games in the cloud, Cortex is the free all-in-one software which gives you the Best Gaming Experience possible.
Maximizes your system performance to give you higher frames per second, by automatically shutting off unnecessary processes and applications when you’re gaming, and resuming them when you’re done. The Razer Cortex brings enhanced gaming performance, recording and streaming gameplay, and the ability to find the best gaming deals to a single screen with all your games just a click away.
Razer Cortex Features:
RAZER CORTEX: BOOST: Unlock your system’s full potential with a variety of performance enhancing and optimization tools for higher frames per second or to cut down on boring load times. Whether you want an automated solution or to keep control over everything, higher PC gaming performance is at your fingertips.
RAZER CORTEX: DEALS: Squeeze more juice out of your gaming budget with the Razer Cortex: Deals price comparison engine. Get the latest updates for price drops on all the top digital game stores and never let another gaming deal pass you by unnoticed, as Razer Cortex: Deals delivers the cheapest games from all around the globe to your desktop.
RAZER CORTEX: GAMECASTER: There are some in-game moments that need to be immortalized, like your guild getting server first for a raid boss, or a speed run, or even your epic pentakill. Cortex: Gamecaster allows you to stream, record and screenshot your view-worthy moments regardless of what game you’re playing.