The New Razer Blade Boasts Improved Specifications

Razer has announced a new version of its Blade laptop, which features improved and beefier specifications compared to the last iteration.

You thought the last one was expensive, make no mistake that the new model will also burn leave a gaping hole in your wallet. That said, those with the resources will no doubt appreciate how good the Razer Blade is now looking.

  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4720HQ
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeoForce GTX 970M (3GB DDR5 VRAM)
  • RAM: 16GB (DDR3 L-1600MHz)
  • HDD: 128/256/512 SSD (SATA M.2) options
  • OS: Windows 8.1 64-Bit
  • Display: 14.0″ IGZO QHD+ 3200×1800 with multi-touch functionality

Additionally, the laptop will feature an HDMI 1.4a output, Dobly Digital Plus Home Theater audio, 3 USB 3.0 ports, Intel Wireless-AC 7260HMW antenna, 7.1 Codec support, a compact 150W power adapter, Razer Anti-Ghosting keyboard (with adjustable blacklight) and Razer Synapse.

The Razer Blade boasts being the thinnest gaming laptop on the market and the new model once again throws down the challenge to competitors. The laptop is 13.6″ wide, 0.70″ high and 9.3″ deep. It weighs about 4.47 lbs. (2.03kg) and has a starting price of $2199.

The new Razer Blade model is available for purchase now in North America, Singapore and Hong Kong. It will be released in the rest of the world by March.