The Blade Stealth is an exciting new ultrabook announced at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016 in Las Vegas. Offering a 4K touch display, the Razer laptop is decked out to deliver awesome performance, including for gaming, with an amazing keyboard, robust Intel Core processor, abundant RAM and zippy solid-state storage on board along with support for a Razor Core graphics docking station.
The Razer Blade Stealth features a solid, premium and unibody design with an obsidian aluminium chassis. The build is quite reassuring and should handle the occasional knocks and bumps very well. The gaming machine looks so much like the kind of durable laptops its maker is known for.
It is both slim and lightweight at a thickness of just half an inch and weight of only 2.75 pounds. It outdoes the awesome Dell XPS 13 and Apple MacBook Air in both regards.
Display and Keyboard
Measuring 12.5 inches diagonally, the touch-enabled display on the Razer Blade Stealth promises jaw-dropping colours and clarity with a stunning 4K resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels. The awesome screen delivers 100 percent Adobe RGB colour gamut, according to Razer.
There is also an option of Quad HD (2,560×1,440-pixel) display. The ‘Ultimate Ultrabook’ comes with a spectacular back-lit Chroma keyboard with keys that can be programmed to display in any colour of your choice.
Razer Blade Stealth is configured for very solid performance with powerful Intel Core i7 dual-core processor powering away under the hood.
The 2.5GHz CPU is paired with very generous 8 GB of RAM that should enable very convincing level of multitasking and high responsiveness.
The Razer Blade Stealth is decked out to deliver solid gaming experience, although you only get integrated Intel HD Graphics 520 for graphics processing.
But the ultrabook will support a Razer Core graphics docking station or amplifier that gives you the freedom to use virtually any modern discrete graphics card, including the desktop-class ones for superb gaming.
Smooth performance is further enhanced with the use of a PCIe solid-state drive for storage – capacity up to 512 GB.
The Razer Blade Stealth boots latest Windows 10 and comes with two superfast USB 3.0 ports and a reversible USB Type-C Thunderbolt 3 port, amongst other amazing features. The QHD model is rated to offer 8-hour battery life and the 4K model, six hours.
Pricing and Availability
Razer Blade Stealth is not yet available in Nigeria. When available, you can buy it at leading online stores in the country. Razer Blade Stealth Price in Nigeria is expected to range from N280,000 to N450,000 depending on your location in Nigeria.
Razer Blade Stealth Specs
Here are a few specs of the Razer Blade Stealth:
- OS: Windows 10 (64-bit)
- Processor: Intel Core i7-6500U Dual-Core Processor (2.5/3.1GHz)
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics 520
- Memory: 8GB Dual-Channel RAM
- Colours: Black
- Dimension: 32.1 x 20.6 x 1.31
- Weight: 1.25 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 12.5-inch IGZO 16:9 touch display (3,840 x 2,160 UHD panel)
- Keyboard: Chroma anti-ghosting keyboard with individually backlit keys
- Pointing Device: Multi-point touchscreen interface
- Built-in Storage: 512GB PCI Express SSD
- Optical Storage: –
- Bundled Cloud Storage: No
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, 2MP Webcam (optional)
- USB 3.0: Yes, 2 port
- USB 2.0: –
- HDMI: Yes, 1 port
- DisplayPort: Via adaptor
- VGA: Via adaptor
- Ethernet (RJ-45): –
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.1
- Mobile Broadband: –
- Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C)
- Razer Synapse configurable
- Chroma anti-ghosting keyboard
- TPM 2.0 Embedded Security Chip
- Battery: Built-in 45Wh rechargeable lithium-ion polymer battery
- Use Time: Up to 8 hours