Razer Launches Razer Blade Stealth with a Near Bezel-Less display and Superior Gaming Performance

by Dhiram Shah

Razer announced today the release of their redesigned 13-inch ultraportable laptop line with three new configurations. The new Micro Edge 4.9mm thin side bezels are over 60% thinner than the previous version for a visually stunning edge-to-edge picture. All configurations of the Razer Blade Stealth feature the new Whisky Lake 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8565U processor. The base model of the Razer Blade Stealth comes with 8GB of 2133MHz dual-channel memory while dedicated graphics models are loaded with 16GB of 2133MHz dual-channel memory for power users. The Razer Blade Stealth comes with a IR web camera that supports Windows Hello, a first for the Razer Blade family.

For retina-shattering clarity, the Razer Blade Stealth is available in a 13.3” 4K (3840 x 2160) resolution with touch functionality and supports 100% sRGB color space. Each laptop display is individually custom calibrated for amazing color accuracy out-of-the-box. The display is also available in a Full HD matte (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution that enhances gaming with full-frame fluid motion graphics. The Full HD display provides 100% sRGB color space for vivid colors, and improved power efficiency for longer battery life.
All configurations include a built-in 53.1Wh battery that has been optimized for all day mobility. For the first time ever, the Razer Blade Stealth is available with NVIDIA GeForce MX150 (25W) 4GB GDDR5 VRAM graphic for up to 4X performance improvement when gaming and editing graphic content, double the memory of similar 13-inch systems.All models are also equipped with Intel UHD Graphics 620.

Connectivity options include Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C), USB-C 3.1 Gen 2, two USB-A  and a 3.5mm audio combo port. The included Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C ) port features 4 lanes of PCIe for up to 40 Gbps of blazing fast transfer speeds.
Sound quality has improved dramatically in the new Razer Blade Stealth. The speaker count has doubled to four upward-firing speakers equipped with a Smart Amp to boost audio with greater clarity. Dolby Atmos replicates sound in a 3-dimensional space for lifelike immersion. The new Razer Blade Stealth with individually calibrated micro edge thin-bezel displays with up to 4K resolution, increased battery life of up to 13 hours will start at $1,399 MSRP and is available from today from Razer.com and select retailers in the United States and Canada.

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