Razorblade Laptop ~ Gaming laptop makers have been competing for gaining gaming enthusiasts attention by focusing on screen looks and within screen looks. So Razer improved its look with Blade. Razer Blade 2016 comes with impressing look and performance. It is so powerful with small size and battery life so good. By the way, this laptop still uses Nvidia GTX 970M graphic chips. It has 14 inch screen, 3200 x 1800 px resolution and 10p-finger multi-touch IGZO IPS panel. Intel Skylake Core i7-6700HQ CPU, quad core 2.6 GHz assures good performance for gaming purpose where we can run in WIndows 10 platform.
The chassis uses anodized aluminum uni-body design with black color. It seems that Razer competes Apple that launched MacBook Pro/Air with total weight of 4 lbs and 3 oz (1,93 kg). The lid has tri-snake logo of Razer. Razer Blade offers several different IO options. there are power connector on left side, 2x USB 3,.0 ports and headphone plus microphone jack.
One thing is still missing of this laptop, as all Razer laptops do: a memory card reader. However it keeps this laptop minimalist with great performance. single LED indicator light helps us to indicate low battery (red0, sleep mode (white pulse) and green when the lid is closed. On the bottom part, two vents and two long footpads help this laptop to keep cool during operation. Razer Blade has similar configuration with previous models where they use dual fan cooling system plus dual heat pipes.
In conclusion, Razer Blade is a lightweight gaming powerhouse with GeForce GTX 970M graphics. Some pros we can say include slim and good looking chassis, solid graphic and performance; descent battery life for a gaming laptop and sharp and detailed display. The cons are that some gamers say it has too slim touchpad button and expensive price. From Amazon we need to spend $1,699,99 to bring it home.