Razer Blade are well-known gaming laptops that are best known for their slim designs. And the all-new Blade 15 has a redesigned chassis and updated specs.
Razer has made the new Razer Blade a-bit boxier and added a little thickness to it, also being having cooler temperatures. The screen size is 15 inch and comes in 1080p 144/240Hz and even in a 4K OLED panel.
The 2019 models have the new 9th generation CPUs and the new RTX Graphics. The chassis has also been updated with a windows Hello IR scanner.
There is also a basic variant of the Razer Blade that has an ethernet port and can be equipped with a hard drive for more storage. The base variant is thicker and has a smaller battery compared to the Advanced variant.
Specification of Razer Blade 15
9th Generation Intel Core i7 9750H
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q/RTX 2060 (Base Model)
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20 series (2060/2070 Max-Q/2080 Max-Q 6/8/8GB respectively)
DDR4 2667 type(2 slots, supports dual channel), Max capacity-64GB (32-GB in base variant)
15.6″ Full HD 60Hz, 1920 x 1080 IPS
Full HD 144Hz,
Full HD 240Hz, 1920 x 1080 (Not available for Base Variant)
15.6″ 4K Touch 60Hz, 3840 x 2160 IPS (Not available for Base Variant)
15.6″ OLED 4K Touch 60Hz, 3840 x 2160 (Not available for Base Variant)
4xNVMe PCIe 3.0
SATA-III/NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 + HDD
USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB-A) x3 *Base Variant
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (USB-A) x3 *9th Gen Intel Models Thunderbolt™ 3 (USB-C) *
HDMI 2.0B output
Mini DisplayPort 1.4 output
Gigabit Ethernet LAN * In Base Variant
Intel Wireless-AC 9260 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac) + Bluetooth 5 or
AC 9560 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac) + Bluetooth 5 or
Intel Wireless-AX200 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax) + Bluetooth 5
4.63 lbs / 2.10 kg* Base Variant
4.87 lbs / 2.21 kg * Advanced Variant
19.9mm x 235mm x 355mm * Base Variant
17.8mm x 235mm x 355mm * Advanced Variant
Compact 180/200/230W power adapter
Some of the specifications might not be mentioned above because of all the variations available for purchase, somethings like the adaptor, wifi-card and memory type might be different.
More about The Razer Blade
The Razer Blade is a great laptop that is compact and has a lot of power. It also fits perfectly with gamers, student and even creators, specially with the new mercury white version.
Few of the improvements and features include the front-facing speakers that have good sound quality. But is still a little off when compared to the MacBook, when comparing it to previous generations the build quality and cooling is the best this year.
One of the main points to look at in a gaming laptop is the cooling. As mentioned above the cooling is greatly improved. There is a bit of fan noise and when using at max power but considering the size and structure of the laptop, it is reasonable and provides great cooling.
As well as The starting price of the blade is around $1500 and goes up to $3000. And it is in no way a cheap device but it is also the smallest 15-inch gaming laptop that has 2080 in it, and it is also the best-looking gaming laptop. The justification for pricing is a personal opinion but it might be worth it for a lot of people that are looking for power and portability on a laptop.