Razer Phone Gaming-Focused Smartphone Released: Specs, Features, Price Detailed
Razer Phone, the company’s first handset aimed at gamers finally hit the market shelves. The device’s specs, features, and price detailed.
Razer Phone Specifications and Features
The Razor Phone’s major highlight is its 5.72-inch IGZO LCD ‘UltraMotion’ display that is exclusive to this smartphone. Apart from that, this gaming-oriented smartphone has QHD (1440×2560 pixels) screen resolution and wide color gamut (WCG). It also has a 120Hz refresh rate, which means zero intervals or stammering while gaming. This gadget also flaunts Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection.
Moreover, the Razor Phone sports stereo front-facing speakers that have dual amplifiers and THX certified DAC. This smartphone is also the first in its segment to arrive featuring Qualcomm’s all-new Quick Charge 4+ support.
When it comes to the operating system, the Razor Phone is pre-installed with Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Nevertheless, it will receive an upgrade to Android Oreo in Q1 of 2018. Under its chassis, one can find a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor that is coupled with an 8GB of RAM.
As for the camera department, the Razor Phone has two 12-megapixel cameras on the back: one sporting a f/1.75 aperture and the other featuring a f/2.6 aperture. There is also a dual-tone LED flash module that can be found at the rear portion of this handset. At the front portion, there’s an 8-megapixel fixed-focus snapper with a f/2.0 aperture.
The Razor Phone is equipped with a 64GB internal storage that’s expandable through microSD card slot up to 2TB. This smartphone powered by a 4000mAh non-removable battery that also has support for Quick Charge 4+.
For the connectivity options, the Razer Phone is furnished with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, 4G, and 3G. As far as measurements are concerned, this smartphone measures 158.5×77.7x8mm and it weighs 197 grams.
Razer Phone Price and Availability
The Razer Phone was tagged at $699 which is roughly Rs. 45,000. This awesome smartphone targeting the gamers already hit the market shelves today, November 17. The interested buyers can head to three stores in the United Kingdom, Europe, Microsoft Stores in the United States and the company’s own stores that are located in San Francisco starting on November 17 to obtain the Razer Phone.
For those who are uninformed, Razer Phone has been released in a GSM version which means that the users are tied to their mobile carriers. Also, they will have to wait for the company to launch a CDMA version. Moreover, Razor has announced a special edition of the new Razer Phone which will arrive featuring a Neon Green company logo on the back panel. On the other hand, the standard model will be obtainable with a Black logo.
To give a little background, Razer’s goals in the smartphone space first became clear when it acquired Next bit. For reference, it is known for the cloud storage based Nextbit Robin, which was released way back in January this year.
So these are the specifications, features, and price of the Razor Phone. Interested buyers can grab their handsets at certain stores. What can you say about this smartphone intended for gamers? Please share your thoughts and opinions through the comment section below.