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Razer announces the new AMD-powered Blade 14 at E3 2021

At their first-ever E3 press conference, Razer made a couple of announcements including the AMD-powered Razer Blade 14 and more.

Razer Blade 14 (2021)

Razer is bringing back their Blade 14 laptop but now it’s powered by AMD Ryzen chips.

Powering the laptop is up to a AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX chip and up to a Nvidia RTX 3080 Max-Q GPU.

The laptop is just 16.7mm thin, which Razer is claiming is “the world’s thinnest 14-inch gaming laptop” in addition to being one of the most powerful.

Razer Blade 14 (2021)

To help keep the laptop cool, there’s next generation of Razer’s Vapor Chamber.

Display options include a FHD at 144Hz at 100% sRGB or QHD at 165Hz. There’s THX Spatial Audio, Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 and a webcam with Windows Hello.

For ports, there’s the following:

  • 2x USB-C 3.2 Gen 2  Charging/Display Port
  • 2x USB-A 3.2 Gen 2
  • 1x HDMI 2.1
  • Power adapter
  • 1x USB-A 3.2 Gen 2
  • 1x Headphone jack

The Blade 14 can last up to 12 hours with the 61.6WHr battery. Storage options include up to a 1TB SSD.

Pricing is as follows:

  • Razer Blade 14 – Full HD 144Hz – GeForce RTX 3060 – $2,299 CAD ($1,799 USD)
    • AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX
    • GeForce RTX 3060
    • 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD
  • Razer Blade 14 – QHD 165Hz – GeForce RTX 3070 – $2,799 CAD ($2,199 USD)
    • AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX
    • GeForce RTX 3070
    • 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD
  • Razer Blade 14 – QHD 165Hz – GeForce RTX 3080 – $3,499.99 CAD ($2,799 USD)
    • AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX
    • GeForce RTX 3080
    • 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD

The new Razer Blade 14 is available to order now from the company’s website.

Razer USB-C GaN Charger

Razer USB-C GaN Charger

Alongside the Blade 14, the company also announced their USB-C GaN Charger.

It supports up to 130W of combined power output. There’s four ports, two USB-C ports that offer 100W each and two USB-A powers that offer 18W each.

Razer USB-C GaN Charger

The charger works with the Blade Stealth 13, Book 13 and MacBooks.

The Razer USB-C GaN Charger is available now for $179 USD.

Razer Raptor 27 (2021)

Razer Raptor 27 (2021)

Razer’s gaming monitor has gotten refresh for this year. The new Raptor 27 has a QHD resolution and a 165Hz refresh rate.

Razer Raptor 27 (2021)

The display is Nvidia G-Sync compatible and supports AMD FreeSync Premium. It’s also THX Certified and the display is height, tilt and swivel adjustable.

Razer Raptor 27 (2021)

For ports, there’s HDMI 2.0b, DisplayPort 1.4, USB-C and two USB-A 3.2 Gen 1 ports. The monitor also supports VESA mounting (via a sold separately adapter).

The new Razer Raptor 27 is available now for $1,299 CAD ($799 USD) from the company’s website.

Project Hazel Update

Razer Project Hazel

Back in March, Razer announced that their smart face mask would be going into production.

Razer Project Hazel

During their keynote, the company gave an update on the mask. The mask will include interior lighting as well.

The Project Hazel mask will be released in drops, starting in early Q4, exclusively from Razer.com.

Source: Razer

By Sachin Bahal

Sachin is a talented and versatile writer with a passion for technology and loves to write about gaming, entertainment, tech and more. He started TheCanadianTechie back in 2012 to become the ultimate, independent source for tech enthusiasts or “techies”.

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