The Razer mainly produces the gaming computers/laptops, which is doing a great business for them. Now the company plans to move and invest in more portable and mobile device, of course, the smartphone industry. The world’s first 120HZ smartphone display, powerful dual front-facing speaker launched by the Razer. The company officially reveals the Razer Phone the Firm’s Global launch in London.
Talking about the phone, it has 5.72 -inch QHD (1440X2560) LCD display, with 120Hz refresh rate, to ensure the game performs well. However, the drawback of such screen means lack of the colorful pop, you might find in AMOLED Panels. If we look closely at the design, it seems to be inspired by the Nextbit Robin. The phone has the iconic black color of Razer is extended to the phone also, with a large Razer logo at the rare.
The Razer also opted to ditch the 3.5mm Audio-jack for the lightning cable, but includes the adaptor, in the box with the phone. With front-facing speakers, the fingerprint scanner is placed into the home button on the right side of the phone, while the volume rocker is on the left.
Inside the body, the Razer phone has a 2.35GHz Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 chipset, alongside with 8 GB of RAM. To store your games and media files the phone packs 64GB of internal storage, expandable via microSD card.
The phone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box, however, we can expect Android 8 Oreo in the first quarter of 2018, said the company. To back up such heavy internal, the phone packs a massive 4,000 mAh battery and supports Quick Charge, which goes from 0%-85% in an hour. The company guarantees that with the single charge, you can watch 12.5 hours of video or 63.5 hours of music playback or 7 hours of Hearthstone game.
Now, in the optics department, the comes with Dual 12-megapixel camera at the rear, with 2x optical zoom, dual-LED (dual tone) flash and an 8-megapixel selfie shooter at the front. Sensors like accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass are included.
- 5.7 inches, 1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio
- 35GHz Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 CPU
- 8GB RAM
- 64GB internal storage, expandable up to 256GB
- Dual 12 MP + 13 MP (f/1.75, PDAF & f/2.6, PDAF), 2x optical zoom, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
- 8 MP, autofocus
- Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Non-removable Li-ion 4000 mAh battery, supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+
Now, the main question arises, how much does it cost? It only costs $890 putting it up against some of the best phones on the market including the Samsung Galaxy S8, iPhone 8 Plus, HTC U11, etc.