Alongside the bulletins of new high-power mobile CPUs from Intel and new mobile Nvidia 16-series GPUs, Razer has launched its new merchandise. These come within the type of new Razer Blade Professional 17 and a mid-2019 refresh to its Razer Blade 15 line.
The replace to the Razer Blade Pro 17 has been a while coming, and the brand new model enjoys some significant adjustments. The bezels across the display are trimmed down dramatically, permitting for a smaller total chassis measurement whereas holding the big display screen. The trackpad has additionally been moved to take a seat under the keyboard as a substitute of to the facet of it.
Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan says the brand new Blade Pro 17 is “the right laptop computer for avid gamers who demand a big show, an insane quantity of connectivity choices and wonderful efficiency with no room for compromise.”
The brand new Razer Blade Pro 17 comes powered by the brand new Intel Core i7-9750H six-core processor (CPU) paired with the selection of an Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, RTX 2070 Max-Q, or RTX 2080 Max-Q graphics processor (GPU). The laptop computer boasts 16GB of DDR4-2,667MHz reminiscence, although customers can swap in Intel XMP-appropriate DIMMs with speeds as much as 3,200MHz.
When it comes to storage, each model comes with 512GB of PCIe SSD storage and an empty M.2 slot for additional storage by default. Every drive slot can help as much as 2TB of storage.
For ports and wireless, the Razer Blade Pro 17 features a 2.5-Gigabit Ethernet port, HDMI 2.0b, a UHS-III SD card reader and five USB three.2 Gen 2 ports with three utilizing Sort-A connections and two using Kind-C links. One of many Sort-C ports additionally helps Thunderbolt three. Past the Ethernet, the laptop computer additionally helps the brand new Wi-Fi 6 customary.
The 17.3-inch show on the Razer Blade Professional makes use of a Full HD matte panel with a 144Hz rate and 100% protection of the sRGB color area.
The Razer Blade Pro 17 begins at $2,499 (about £1,920, AU$3,520) and can go on sale beginning May 2019 within the US, Canada, UK, and different markets. Upgrading to the model with an RTX 2080 bumps the worth as much as $3,199 (about £2,450, AU$4,510).