The expert at one expert review site said that this Razer laptop was fantastic and gave it one of their highest awards. This portable PC received a "Gold Product of the Year" award from Hwt.dk.
Good Expert Reviews
This Razer portable PC received an expert rating of 80% from hwt.dk.
Razer Portable PCs Have Good Reviews
Gaming laptops built by Razer have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just gaming laptops) and found that Razer also has good reviews across its entire range.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as it.
Has a Front Camera
The The New Blade has a front camera. Most of the other gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as the The New Blade also have a front camera.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.
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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
This laptop supports a 1333|1600MHz processor memory clock speed, which is typical of many gaming laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.
SSD Storage Medium
The The New Blade has an SSD storage medium which is better than the HDD storage medium found on most similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
This laptop's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all laptops of a similar age and type to the The New Blade.
The worst storage medium across similar types of laptop is HDD.
The The New Blade is one of the lighter laptops of this type and age (only 2 kilograms) amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the The New Blade the weights range from 1.2kg to 4.8kg, and the average weight is 3kg.
802.11n WiFi Standard
The Razer The New Blade has an 802.11n WiFi standard which is better than the 802.11a WiFi standard found on most laptops of this age and type. In addition, this notebook PC have 802.11ac and 802.11b and 802.11g WiFi standards.
This portable PC's Wi-Fi standard (802.11n) is actually the best Wi-Fi standard amongst all laptops that are a similar age to the The New Blade.
An 802.11a WiFi standard is the worst Wi-Fi standard across similar types of portable PC.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Razer The New Blade has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as the The New Blade do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Quite Bright Display Brightness
With a display brightness of 350 candellas per square meter, the The New Blade has a fairly bright display brightness compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the The New Blade. Gaming laptops that are a similar age to the The New Blade have display brightnesss of between 200 cd/m² and 400 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 270 cd/m².
4 Bluetooth Version
This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.
1.4 HDMI Version
This laptop has a 1.4a HDMI version, which is typical of many laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
With a width of only 345 millimeters, the Razer The New Blade is one of the narrower comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the The New Blade amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the laptops of a similar type and age to the The New Blade the widths range from 280mm to 460mm.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This notebook PC has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on similar spec laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other gaming laptops that came out more than a year ago, the The New Blade does not have a full-size keyboard.
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
Gaming laptops that are a comparable age to the The New Blade have total storage capacity of between 120GB and 2.1TB. The The New Blade has a quite small total storage capacity (only 256 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for around the same time as the The New Blade.
Very Small Screen Size
With a screen size of only 14 inches, the The New Blade has a fairly small screen size compared to most of the other gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as the The New Blade. Portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the The New Blade have screen sizes of between 13" and 19", and the average screen size is 16".
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this laptop was released.
Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 2.6 gigahertz, the The New Blade has a pretty average processor clock speed compared to most of the other gaming laptops that are a similar age to the The New Blade.
Average Internal Memory
At 16 gigabytes, the Razer The New Blade has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were launched more than a year ago.
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