Razer is an already classic brand in the video game market, but without any experience in this of smartphones. However, the North American manufacturer is working very carefully with its first foray into the Android catalog, and The Razer Phone is on its way to becoming one of the most interesting Android smartphones high-end.
The terminal it costs 749 euros in Spain And you've already seen your kernel source code being released to give free rein to developers in the prolific Android community. It does not have an audio-jack connector, but Razer has already launched its Hammerhead headphones with USB-C port, and although it does not have an essential accessory to play as a specific Razer gamepad, it is compatible with all Bluetooth controllers available on the market.
As if this were not enough, the resistance tests have been more than satisfactory, and the manufacturer itself has announced that improvements will be continuous via updates software, for example for a critical specification such as the camera and yesterday the list of games compatible with its 120 Hz IGZO screen was expanded, a specification still unique in our markets.
What else can you ask Razer …?
Well, little more can be asked for a terminal that compete in performance with the best of the Android platform, which has something unique in its , and that also has a more attractive price compared to the vast majority of its competitors in the upper part of the smartphone market.
It's probably not that it's that specific terminal for that everyone was looking for, but it is a phone with good design and construction, cutting-edge specifications and a very good overall mark. Not all manufacturers can say that about their first foray into smart phone.
On your list of possibilities We only miss one thing, Android 8.0 Oreo:
|Dimensions||158 x 78 x 8 mm|
|screen||5.72-inch IGZO LCD with QHD resolution, 120Hz refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835|
|RAM||8 GB LPDDR4 dual channel|
|Operating system||Android 7.1.1 Nougat (Oreo in Q1 2018)|
|Storage||64 GB internal expandable with microSD|
|Cameras||12 + 12 megapixel dual main with f / 1.75 and f / 2.6 and dual dual tone LED flash. 8 megapixel secondary with f / 2.0|
|Drums||4,000 mAh with Quick Charge 4.0+|
|Others||Dual stereo front speaker with Dolby ATMOS, fingerprint sensor|
You won't be able to find higher quality Netflix on any other phone
Another manufacturer that takes advantage of the first day of CES 2018 in Las Vegas to let go of the hare, and this time Razer aims high. No one can get better quality when it comes to consuming multimedia content on Netflix without a Razer Phone, and those are major words.
Has been Phandroid who has discovered us the newly announced deal between Razer and Netflix, thanks to which it will be difficult to beat the multimedia experience of the Razer Phone: it will be the first smartphone in the world to offer Dolby Digital Plus 5.1 surround sound and HDR 10 video when viewing content from the Netflix application.
Take a look at the table above to see its IGZO 5.7-inch panel and QHD 1,440p resolution, of Sharp origin and with a 120 Hz refresh rate that only the Aquos R Compact dares to match. Additionally, the Razer Phone features a THX certified dual stereo front speaker system, so words are unnecessary.
For those wondering, the update is not yet available, but It will arrive this January via OTA to the Razer Phones already distributed. Those that are sent from January will already have the new software pre-installed so that users can enjoy it from day one.