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Special 2018 Gold Edition Razer Phone available in very limited run

Special 2018 Gold Edition Razer Phone available in very limited run

By Rik Henderson

Razer has released a special edition version of its Razer Phone to celebrate the Chinese Year of the Dog.The 2018 Gold Edition Razer Phone is the same as the standard version in specifications and features, but sports a luxury gold Razer logo on the rear.... Read more

Razer Phone OTA update rolls out, adds Netflix in HDR and 5.1

Razer Phone OTA update rolls out, adds Netflix in HDR and 5.1

By Rik Henderson

Razer has started to roll out its latest software update for the Razer Phone, which patches some security gaps, including fixes for the Meltdown and Spectre flaws, plus adds a new Netflix app that is allegedly the most advanced phone version yet.That's... Read more

Razer Phone 2 tipped for IFA 2018 unveiling alongside Project Linda

Razer Phone 2 tipped for IFA 2018 unveiling alongside Project Linda

By Rik Henderson

Although the current Razer Phone has only been available since November 2017, talk of its successor has already started. And that includes a possible launch date.French website FrAndroid claims that a Razer Phone 2 will be unveiled during IFA 2018, along... Read more

Razer introduces a wireless mouse that charges via its mouse mat

Razer introduces a wireless mouse that charges via its mouse mat

By Adrian Willings

Gaming peripheral manufacturer Razer is at this year's CES where the company has unveiled some new products including Project Linda - the laptop that, when coupled with a Razer Phone, creates a working Android notebook. The company has also taken... Read more

Razer Project Linda turns your Razer Phone into an Android laptop

Razer Project Linda turns your Razer Phone into an Android laptop

By Rik Henderson

Gaming accessories company Razer has created a laptop extension that, when coupled with a Razer Phone, creates a working, LED lit Android laptop.Razer Project Linda is just a concept at present, but given enough enthusiasm from Razer Phone owners could... Read more

Razer Phone: Price, release date, and everything you need to know

Razer Phone: Price, release date, and everything you need to know

By Elyse Betters

Razer has introduced its first smartphone.The 12-year-old company, which sells laptops and products for gamers and says it is "for gamers, by gamers", now makes mobile devices. Having acquired Nextbit, the company that made the Robin phone, in 2016, it's... Read more

Want the best phone for gaming? Say hello to the Razer Phone...

Want the best phone for gaming? Say hello to the Razer Phone...

By Mike Lowe

Hang on, what's that? Razer, the gaming manufacturer best known for its sleek laptops, is making a phone?Yep. And it's perhaps no surprise. Having acquired Nextbit in 2016 - that's the company that made the Robin smartphone - Razer has the hardware footing... Read more

Razer Phone review: Brilliant brickphone brings an experience like no other
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Razer Phone review: Brilliant brickphone brings an experience like no other

By Mike Lowe

In an arguably stagnant phone market an unexpected new player has emerged: Razer. Yep, the well-known gaming brand isn't hanging up its core business, rather bringing its gaming expertise to the phone market. But in the unimaginatively named Razer Phone... Read more

Razer Phone specs leaks out ahead of unveiling, hinting it is for gamers

Razer Phone specs leaks out ahead of unveiling, hinting it is for gamers

By Elyse Betters

Razer plans to announce its first phone on 1 November, and thanks to a UK mobile plan reseller, we already know what it will likely feature.According to a (now-deleted) webpage from 3G, the Razer Phone will feature a 5.7-inch IGZO (120Hz) display. It... Read more

Razer teases 1 November event, likely for a new smartphone

Razer teases 1 November event, likely for a new smartphone

By Elyse Betters

Razer is finally doing something with Nextbit.When Razer, a company well-known for making gaming products and accessories, bought the maker of the Robin smartphone earlier this year, we were told that Nextbit had plans to continue doing "cool stuff in... Read more

Razer planning a smartphone for hardcore gamers

Razer planning a smartphone for hardcore gamers

By Chris Hall

Razer is said to be planning its own mobile phone, designed to cater for its audience of "hardcore gamers", according to sources talking to Bloomberg.The "people familiar with the matter" don't reveal anything in the way of details when it comes to the... Read more

Razer Blade Stealth gets a bigger display and awesome new gunmetal colour

Razer Blade Stealth gets a bigger display and awesome new gunmetal colour

By Cam Bunton

Razer has unleashed a new version of its popular Blade Stealth laptop. The latest version has a bigger 13.3-inch touch screen and comes in a new gunmetal grey colour. While it doesn't come with the 4K resolution screen, the Quad HD+ 3200 x 1800 screen... Read more

Razer upgrades the Blade Pro laptop with THX certification and more powerful CPU

Razer upgrades the Blade Pro laptop with THX certification and more powerful CPU

By Max Langridge

If you think the name Razer Blade Pro sounds familiar, it's because the gaming hardware manufacturer only released one in October 2016. Clearly the company immediately thought it could produce something better because it's just announced a new version... Read more

Razer Project Valerie: Crazy gaming laptop concept packs in three screens

Razer Project Valerie: Crazy gaming laptop concept packs in three screens

By Mike Lowe

There are laptops you can pull out on the train on your commute to work for emails and type up notes. There are gaming laptops you might get away with donning on your knees for a bit of mid-travel play too.And then there's Razer Project Valerie.Based... Read more

New Razer Blade Pro laptop has a 4K touchscreen, mechanical keyboard

New Razer Blade Pro laptop has a 4K touchscreen, mechanical keyboard

By Elyse Betters

Razer has introduced a new 17.3-inch Razer Blade Pro gaming laptop.Billed as a "desktop inside your laptop", the 2016 Blade Pro packs a 2.6GHz quad-core Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor, the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 desktop card, PCIe M.2 SSD (from 512GB... Read more

You can now preorder Razer's OSVR HDK 2 virtual-reality headset

You can now preorder Razer's OSVR HDK 2 virtual-reality headset

By Elyse Betters

Gamers have another headset to choose from in the virtual reality space.VR headsets are all the rage. But there's only a handful of high-end ones available to buy right now. The first two that come to mind are the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. After that,... Read more

Razer has a new iPad Pro mechanical keyboard case for gamers

Razer has a new iPad Pro mechanical keyboard case for gamers

By Elyse Betters

Razer on Thursday announced an iPad Pro accessory that's perfect for those of you who like to game while on the go.It's also for those of you not in love with the iPad Pro's stock smart keyboard. Razer is offering an alternative that uses its new "Ultra-Low-Profile... Read more

Razer Nabu Watch: Here's that enormous digital watch with some 'smart functions'

Razer Nabu Watch: Here's that enormous digital watch with some 'smart functions'

By Elyse Betters

The company that is "for gamers, by gamers" has made a smartwatch that it doesn't want you to call a smartwatch.While at CES 2016 in Las Vegas, we got a look at Razer's interesting new device, called the Razer Nabu Watch, and the first thing we noticed... Read more

Razer enters ultrabook territory with this new beaut: Blade Stealth

Razer enters ultrabook territory with this new beaut: Blade Stealth

By Elyse Betters

Razer came out with a new Blade laptop at CES 2016 in Las Vegas, and all we have to say about it is: yaaas!First of all... if you're not familiar with Razer's range of Blade laptops, you should know that they are primarily meant for gamers and usually... Read more

Razer Nabu Watch is a genius dual-screen, dual-battery activity tracking wearable

Razer Nabu Watch is a genius dual-screen, dual-battery activity tracking wearable

By Luke Edwards

Razer has taken a different approach to its activity tracking smartwatch. The Nabu Watch has two screens, each drawing on different batteries, to give the perfect blend of watch and smart notification device.Primarily the Nabu is a watch, with time, countdown... Read more

Twitchers and YouTubers, the Razer RealSense Camera's auto background removal will enhance your broadcasts

Twitchers and YouTubers, the Razer RealSense Camera's auto background removal will enhance your broadcasts

By Mike Lowe

Razer is well known in gaming for its PCs, laptops and peripherals. Now, with the power of Intel RealSense, its created the Razer RealSense Camera, which uses the depth-sensing technology to auto remove backgrounds. No need for green screen, no need for... Read more

Razer Mamba (2015) hands-on: The best gaming mouse on the planet

Razer Mamba (2015) hands-on: The best gaming mouse on the planet

By Rik Henderson

As games have become more sophisticated and graphical resolution has increased dramatically, so too has the need for ever more sensitive gaming gear.For PC gamers, an accurate and sensitive mouse is a must. For pro-gamers it is their lifeblood. And one... Read more

Is Razer really thinking about buying Ouya?

Is Razer really thinking about buying Ouya?

By Elyse Betters

Well, would you look at that: a company, which specialises in making products just for gamers, is reportedly thinking about buying another company that makes gaming consoles. It's like a match made in gamer-heaven.According to CNET, Ouya is in negotiations... Read more

Calling all GDC goers: Pick up your free Razer Nabu X smartband today

Calling all GDC goers: Pick up your free Razer Nabu X smartband today

By Luke Edwards

Razer is obviously feeling generous as it's announced it will be giving away its Nabu X smartbands at the Game Developers Conference 2015 from today until 6 March.If you're a developer planning to attend GDC in San Francisco this year be sure to swing... Read more

New Razer Blade gaming laptop comes with a QHD+ display and Nvidia Maxwell graphics

New Razer Blade gaming laptop comes with a QHD+ display and Nvidia Maxwell graphics

By Elyse Betters

Razer has upgraded last year's Blade laptop by releasing a new model that looks nearly identical to its predecessor but with more brawny configurations.The company is known for making MacBook Pro-quality, ultra portable Windows laptops for both gamers... Read more

Razer Forge TV turns your existing TV into an Android TV and adds PC game streaming to boot

Razer Forge TV turns your existing TV into an Android TV and adds PC game streaming to boot

By Rik Henderson

A lot of hope was placed on the shoulders of the humble Android console a couple of years back, with Ouya perhaps the biggest name is trying to offer a cheaper alternative to dedicated games machines from Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo. However, they seemed... Read more

Razer Android TV micro-console launching this autumn

Razer Android TV micro-console launching this autumn

By Luke Edwards

Google has just announced its Android TV platform, and already the console announcements are starting to appear with Razer leading the pack.The new Android TV platform will allow users to play Android games on the big screen at home using a controller. Razer's... Read more

Razer updates 14-inch Blade laptop with upgraded graphics, multi-touch display

Razer updates 14-inch Blade laptop with upgraded graphics, multi-touch display

By Jake Smith

Razer has updated its Razer Blade line, improving on the specifications of last year's gaming laptops. Most notably, the 14-inch Razer Blade version now features what the company claims to be “the highest resolution 14-inch notebook display on the... Read more

Koenigsegg Razer Blade 'not-for-sale' laptop to unveil in March, and two lucky winners will each get one

Koenigsegg Razer Blade 'not-for-sale' laptop to unveil in March, and two lucky winners will each get one

By Elyse Betters

Gaming device maker Razer has partnered with Swedish car manufacturer Koenigsegg to create a line of Koenigsegg-branded Razer Blade laptops. It's a limited-edition series that will not be for sale. In a release from earlier this week, Christian von... Read more

Razer Nabu: We eye-up gaming laptop maker’s wearable tech band

Razer Nabu: We eye-up gaming laptop maker’s wearable tech band

By Mike Lowe

Wearable tech was the promise of 2013, but one that failed to truly deliver. In 2014 it looks as though every manufacturer wants to be the one to crack the market, including gaming laptop maker Razer with the Nabu.Described as a discreet wearable, the... Read more

Razer's Nabu smartband lands somewhere between smartwatch and sports band

Razer's Nabu smartband lands somewhere between smartwatch and sports band

By Elyse Betters

A gaming PC company has just entered the wearables market, offering a smartband called Nabu that's designed to bridge the gap between smartwatches and sports bands.The first eye-catching feature of the Nabu is its look: colourful, curvy, and decked with... Read more

Razer Comms app lets you message and call between PCs and Android phones, while gaming

Razer Comms app lets you message and call between PCs and Android phones, while gaming

By Luke Edwards

Pausing your game to make a call just isn’t streamlined enough as far as Razer is concerned. So it’s expanded its Razer Comms app to Android mobiles to allow gamers to make and receive calls while gaming,  as well as send and read messages to and... Read more

Razer Kazuyo iPhone controller leaks with tilting face

Razer Kazuyo iPhone controller leaks with tilting face

By Luke Edwards

iOS 7 has opened the door to gaming controllers for iPhones and iPods. Already we've seen devices from Logitech and Moga but now Razer has a handheld that has leaked in photos.The Razer Kazuyo looks very similar to the Logitech PowerShell with a D-pad... Read more

Razer Blade 14-inch gaming laptop pictures and hands-on

Razer Blade 14-inch gaming laptop pictures and hands-on

By Mike Lowe

The Razer Blade 14 unhinges the typical gaming laptop concept: this slender 14-inch slab is far smaller and thinner than a typical gaming laptop but doesn't hold back on the power or specification. Pocket-lint was on hand at the E3 gaming expo in Los... Read more

Razer Blade Pro first play: pictures and hands-on

Razer Blade Pro first play: pictures and hands-on

By Mike Lowe

Razer gaming laptops are rare creatures in the UK, so when Pocket-lint caught a glimpse of the latest superthin Razer Blade Pro at a gaming event ahead of this year's Computex we jumped at the change to have a play.With a 17.3-inch 1080p LED display,... Read more

Razer introduces Blade and Blade Pro, ultra-thin gaming notebooks with Haswell and LED displays

Razer introduces Blade and Blade Pro, ultra-thin gaming notebooks with Haswell and LED displays

By Elyse Betters

Razer has announced two versions of an ultra-thin gaming notebook called the Razer Blade.Measuring just 0.66-inches thin, the new Razer Blade notably features an all-aluminum chassis and 14-inch LED-backlit HD+ display with a native resolution of 1,600-by-900,... Read more

Razer Edge gaming tablet available for pre-order 1 March, starting at $999

Razer Edge gaming tablet available for pre-order 1 March, starting at $999

By Jake Smith

Razer has announced that its Razer Edge gaming tablet will be available for pre-order 1 March, starting at $999. The all-in-one gaming experience wrapped up in a tablet features an Nvidia GT640M card inside, a choice of either an i5 or i7 processor,... Read more

Razer Edge pictures and hands-on

Razer Edge pictures and hands-on

By Hunter Skipworth

Razer's prototype gaming tablet has come to reality, with the Razer Edge, an all-in-one gaming experience wrapped up in a tablet.It is fairly hefty for a tablet, but given there is a Nvidia GT640M inside, a choice of either an i5 or i7 processor and an... Read more

Razer Edge Windows 8 gaming tablet becomes a reality

Razer Edge Windows 8 gaming tablet becomes a reality

By Chris Hall

Razer, the high-performance gaming specialist, has announced the Razer Edge at CES 2013, a fully-featured Windows 8 gaming tablet.We first saw the concept at CES 2012 under the name of Project Fiona. Razer now says that the Fiona concept is ready to go... Read more

Razer Blade gaming laptop now twice as fast thanks to GTX and quad-core processor

Razer Blade gaming laptop now twice as fast thanks to GTX and quad-core processor

By Danny Brogan

The dedicated gaming laptop, the Razer Blade, has had its feature set boosted, making it twice as fast as the original.The laptop, which features a 17.3-inch display, manages to maintain its svelte credentials, with a 22mm waistline when closed and weighing... Read more

Razer unleashes Project Fiona PC gaming tablet (pictures)

Razer unleashes Project Fiona PC gaming tablet (pictures)

By Paul Lamkin

Razer always pull something pretty big out of the bag at tech shows and this year's CES is no exception as the PC gaming specialist has unleashed the Project Fiona PC Gaming Tablet.Fiona, as we'll call it, is a hybrid PC/tablet that is designed to... Read more

Razer takes on Alienware with Razer Blade gaming laptop

Razer takes on Alienware with Razer Blade gaming laptop

By Stuart Miles

Alienware has a new challenger. Razer, the gaming peripherals company known for its hardcore gaming mice and accessories, has made the move into creating it’s first gaming laptop: the Razer Blade. The new laptop will boast powerful specs housed in... Read more

Razer Switchblade portable PC games machine - one step closer to reality

Razer Switchblade portable PC games machine - one step closer to reality

By Rik Henderson

Portable PC gaming concept, the Razer Switchblade, is one step closer to becoming a real product after the games accessory company has announced a strategic partnership with both Intel and Chinese provider of games and Internet services, Tencent.Pocket-lint... Read more

Razer's Tron gaming peripherals: fluorescent adolescence

Razer's Tron gaming peripherals: fluorescent adolescence

By Paul Lamkin

If you've opened up this story then chances are you're a bit of a Tron fan. If that's the case, go no further until you've checked out the new trailer and screenshots that we reported on earlier.Good, now that's out of the way, we can concentrate on the... Read more

Razer gives Lefties a fighting chance

Razer gives Lefties a fighting chance

By Stuart Miles

Razer, the gaming hardware accessory maker, has released its first gaming grade mouse specifically for left handers.The Razer DeathAdder Left Hand Edition, as it will be known, will, says the makers be the "very first gaming mouse designed with the professional... Read more

First Look: Razer Onza Xbox 360 controller

First Look: Razer Onza Xbox 360 controller

By Stuart Miles

The Xbox 360 has been around for some time with gamers fairly happy with the performance of the included controllers. So what makes gaming peripheral maker, Razer, believe it has the answer with the Razer Onza? We got hands-on at CES in Las Vegas to... Read more

Razer Onza Xbox 360 controller takes console gaming professional

Razer Onza Xbox 360 controller takes console gaming professional

By Stuart Miles

Razer, the company that specialises in professional gaming mice and keyboards, has moved into the world of console gaming with the news that they will be launching an Xbox 360 controller for gamers looking for a bit more control.The new controller,... Read more

Razer Naga MMO Mouse unveiled

Razer Naga MMO Mouse unveiled

By Duncan Geere

Razer, the company behind a number of gaming mice and other accessories, has announced a mouse specially designed for MMORPGs - the Naga. It's got a whopping 17 buttons - left and right click, scroll wheel, the regular forward and back buttons on the... Read more

Razer brings military sound tech to gamers

Razer brings military sound tech to gamers

By Stuart Miles

Razer, the makers of dedicated gaming mice, has unveiled a new model at Leipzig in Germany on Tuesday - however, it's not a mouse. Called the Razer Maelstrom Audio Engine, the company has turned away from the input peripheral and this time created a 7.1... Read more

Razer launches Goliathus gaming mousemat

Razer launches Goliathus gaming mousemat

By Verity Burns

Razer has launched a new mousemat designed specifically for gamers, that has been co-developed alongside professional gaming teams. The Razer Goliathus is available in two versions and three sizes, allowing you to get just the mat you need. The Speed... Read more