Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 7th October 2021 – Leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, Razer has announced the launch of its new Razer Book and Razer Blade 15 Advanced models that will come pre-loaded with Windows 11. Moreover, the compatibility with Windows 11 will be extended across all Razer laptop product lines with free upgrades being offered to the current Razer laptop owners, when available. The rollout of Windows 11 upgrades will commence on October 5th, and will continue throughout 20221.
New Razer Book: Performance Meets Productivity
The new Razer Book has been designed keeping the Windows 11 experience in mind; with its 16:10 thin bezel display paired with resolution options up to a 4K Touch. With this, users can experience the future of Windows in absolute clarity. All-new and improved features on Windows 11 like Widgets and enhanced Teams integration leads to delivering a clean and creative space for users to work on using the Razer Book.
Every model of Razer Book series is ready for whatever life’s adventures throw at them – they come standardized with milled aluminum chassis and Corning Gorilla® Glass reinforced displays. With its ultra-thin design, powerful 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processor with Intel® Iris® Xe graphics, and universal connectivity, the Razer Book is an ideal companion for all-day-long productivity. The latest models of the Razer Book will be shipped with Windows 11 preinstalled and at an all-new price starting at $999.99 USD / 1099.99 €. Moreover, the 4K model has been designed with double the storage, giving even more space for projects or personal files.
New Razer Blade 15 Advanced: Still the Best Gaming Laptop, Now on Windows 11
The latest Razer Blade 15 Advanced benefits from powerful Windows 11 integration for gaming. With features on Windows 11 like the Xbox GamePass, Xbox GameBar, and DirectStorage, gaming has never been easier, anytime and anywhere. Newly available models of Razer’s Blade 15 Advanced will be shipped preloaded with Windows 11, and will come with displays featuring QHD resolution, 240Hz refresh rates, 100% DCI-P3 color space and NVIDIA® Advanced Optimus and G-Sync. Existing Razer Blade owners will also be able to upgrade to Windows 11 now that the phased rollout has begun.
Peripherals, Upgrades, and Software
With this announcement, Razer confirms on record that all Razer software and peripherals are now fully compatible with Windows 11. Users of compatible Razer laptops will be free from the hassle of searching for new drivers online as automatic updates will now be integrated into Windows 11 through Windows Update.
For more information about Windows 11 news and announcements, see here.
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1) The Windows 11 upgrade will be delivered to qualifying devices late 2021 into 2022. Timing will vary by device. Certain features require specific hardware (see here).
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The triple-headed snake trademark of Razer is one of the most recognized logos in the global gaming and esports communities. With a fan base that spans every continent, the company has designed and built the world’s largest gamer-focused ecosystem of hardware, software and services.
Razer’s award-winning hardware includes high-performance gaming peripherals and Blade gaming laptops.
Razer’s software platform, with over 150 million users, includes Razer Synapse (an Internet of Things platform), Razer Chroma RGB (a proprietary RGB lighting technology system supporting thousands of devices and hundreds of games/apps), and Razer Cortex (a game optimizer and launcher).
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Founded in 2005, Razer is headquartered in Irvine (California) with regional headquarters in Hamburg, Shanghai and Singapore. Razer has 18 offices worldwide and is recognized as the leading brand for gamers in the USA, Europe and China. Razer is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock Code: 1337).
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