Razer introduces refreshed Blade gaming laptop with new CPU, GPU

Razer refreshes its Blade gaming laptop with newest Intel and NVIDIA CPU and GPUs.

Published Tue, Feb 3 2015 10:56 AM CST   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:10 PM CST

Gaming company Razer has updated its Blade gaming laptop, now including the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M and Intel Core i7-4720HQ CPU.

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The QHD+ Model starts with the following specifications: Intel Core i7-4720HQ Quad Core CPU, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M, 16GB RAM, Microsoft Windows 8.1, 128 to 512GB SSD options, and a 14" IGZO QHD+ (3200x1800) screen. Prices start at $2,199.

Meanwhile, the Full HD Model has the following specifications: Intel Core i7-4720HQ Quad Core CPU, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M, 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM, and 14" IPS Full HD (1920x1080) screen. Prices start at $1,999.

The Full HD Model will be available starting in February, while the QHD+ Model is available now for U.S. residents - and will be available worldwide in March.

"When we debuted the Razer Blade in 2013, we set the benchmark for gaming laptops - and other companies worldwide have followed in our footsteps," said Min-Liang Tan, co-founder and CEO of Razer. "We continue to listen as gamer needs evolve and the new Razer Blade again sets the industry standard by which gaming laptops are measured."

NEWS SOURCE:razerzone.com

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