Razer Blade 15: A Rivalry To MacBook Pro?
Razer Blade 15 itself can be described as a gaming beast. Finally, Razor has made a laptop that doesn’t have any downsides. The company has a history in making the best gaming laptops so we can expect a good keyboard layout along with a good mouse touchpad. The 2018 Blade looks absolutely stunning with its stunning performance that we get on this laptop. Razor has always tried to price itself as Apple of gaming. The Blade 14 and Razor Stealth looked very much like MacBook. And yes, there were many things that can be found similar to the MacBook Laptops. The new Razor Blade 15 is a hot topic that is going on because of its thin and light design. The Razer Blade has the smallest engineering design of any 15.6″ gaming laptop while also being the thinnest gaming laptop in its class.
The Razor Blade 15 starts with a price of $1900 which is kind of expensive but also features a lot of interesting stuff. The new blade has an 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H which is latest for the price like this. It has a Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q, 8GB GDDR5 Graphics which is absolutely insane for gaming. Taking about its RAM, it has a 16GB of RAM so multitasking is at its peak while performing on this laptop. The screen that you can find on this laptop is a 15.6″ FHD matte display with 144Hz of screen refresh rate so that you can enjoy the game at high fps. The Blade 15 weighs 2.10kg which is good for a gaming laptop. The ports that you will find on this laptop is a 1 x Thunderbolt 3; 3 x USB 3.1; 1 x mini DisplayPort 1.4; 1 x HDMI 2.0.
Razer Blade 15 Specifications:
CPU: 2.2GHz Intel Core i7-8750H (hexa-core, up to 4.1GHz with Turbo Boost)
Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5 VRAM; Max-Q); Intel UHD 630
RAM: 16GB DDR4 (dual-channel, 2,667MHz)
Screen: 15.6-inch FHD (1,920 x 1,080) matte display (144Hz; IPS; 100% sRGB)
Storage: 512GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4)
Ports: 1 x Thunderbolt 3; 3 x USB 3.1; 1 x mini DisplayPort 1.4; 1 x HDMI 2.0
Connectivity: Intel Wireless AC 9260 (802.11ac; Bluetooth 5.0)
Camera: 1MP built-in webcam (720p)
Weight: 4.63 pounds (2.10kg)
Size: 13.98 x 9.25 x 0.68 inches (1.73 x 23.5 x 35.5cm; H x D x W)
We took a benchmark of 4 different games. So, here is the overall games performance!
Razor Blade 15 Pros & Cons
Razor Blade 15 Overview
Razor Blade 15 is the thinnest portable powerful gaming laptop that we can find in 2018. The overall gameplay and the performance were on its peak which was really good. The fact that our team like about this laptop was its thinnest design along with its amazing performance. Only the thing that we detest is its keyboard which lacks the num lock keys and its keys placement which is kind of disturbing in our view. Although this laptop is a gaming beast.
So should you buy it? Well, definitely yes! If you are really into brands and gaming then this laptop can be a serious thing for you. Before buying this laptop you may also check out this too!