The display uses IGZO/IPS display panel, which according to Razer is 250 percent increase in contrast ratio and higher brightness for outdoor use.
Since it’s a gaming laptop, the Razer Blade is expectedly packed with meaty hardware like 4th Gen Intel Core i7-4702HQ quad-core processor, 8GB DDR3 RAM, Nvidia GeForce GTX 870M with 3GB GDDR5 and Windows 8.1.
The all-aluminum Razer Blade is also equipped with a 128GB SSD (256GB and 512GB optional), Intel Wireless 802.11ac, USB 3.0 ports, Dolby Sigital Plus and up to 6 hours of battery life.
The Razer Blade is now on pre-order for $2,199 with shipment expected in early April.
14.0 in. QHD+ 16:9 ratio, 3200×1800
IGZO/IPS (Indium Gallium Zinc Oxide/In-Plane Switching) display panel
LED-backlit 10-point capacitive multi-touch screen
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M (3 GB GDDR5) & Intel HD4600 Integrated Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce ShadowPlay, GameStream and Battery Boost Enabled
4th Gen Intel Core i7-4702HQ Quad Core processor
8 GB Onboard Memory (DDR3L – 1600 MHz)
Windows 8.1 64-Bit
128 GB SSD, with optional 256/512 GB SSD (SATA M.2)
Intel Wireless-AC 7260HMW (802.11a/b/g/n/ac + Bluetooth 4.0)
(3x) USB 3.0 port (SuperSpeed)
HDMI 1.4a audio and video output
Dolby Digital Plus Home Theatre Edition
Built-in stereo speakers
3.5 mm microphone/headphone combo jack
7.1 Codec support (via HDMI)
Built-in full-HD webcam (2.0 MP)
Compact 150 W Power Adapter
Built-in 70 Wh Rechargeable lithium ion polymer battery
Razer Anti-Ghosting Keyboard (with adjustable backlight)
Razer Synapse 2.0 Enabled
Kensington Lock interface
13.6 in. (345 mm) Width x 0.70 in. (17.8 mm) Height x 9.3 in. (235 mm) Depth
4.47 lbs. / 2.03 kg