17-inch laptops have been available in the market for a while, but have you ever heard of an 18-inch laptop? Razer surprised everyone by announcing an 18-inch gaming laptop during CES 2023. These models have high-end specs and features, and as expected is expensive. Amazon US ( Amazon.com ) now has listed these models available to pre-order.
Razer Blade 18 RZ09-0484UEH4-R3U1 Gaming Laptop is powered by 13th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-13950HX 24-core processor which has 32 threads offering flagship, high-end performance. The CPU on this can go up to 5.5Ghz. For graphics, Razer has equipped this model with an NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 4090 (16GB GDDR6 VRAM) laptop graphics.
Razer ships this model with 32GB of ram ( DDR5-5600MHz ) and 2TB of SSD storage ( M.2 NVMe PCIe 4.0 x4 ). There is a 91.7 WHr lithium-ion polymer battery with a 2-year limited battery warranty inside. It is powered with a 280W GaN Power Adapter.
It features an 18-inch QHD+ resolution (2560 x 1600) screen supporting 240 Hz refresh rate.
When it comes to wireless connectivity, it has got Killer® Wireless Wi-Fi 6E AX211 (IEEE 802.11a/b/d/e/g/h/i/k/n/r/u/v/w/ac/ax/az) and Bluetooth® 5.3.
There are plenty of ports available on this laptop. These are 3 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A Ports, 1 x Thunderbolt 4™ (USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C with Power Delivery and Display Port 1.4 with Nvidia GPU output Charging supported with 20V USB-C chargers with PD 3.0, up to 100W ), 1x USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Port(Supports DisplayPort via iGPU, Charging supported with 20V USB-C chargers with PD 3.0, up to 100W ), RJ45 – 2.5Gb ethernet, HDMI 2.1 output and UHS-II SD Card Reader.
It has a 6-speaker array (tweeters x2, sub x4) system with 3 smart amplifiers. There is a 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo port and a Built-in array microphone. THX® Spatial Audio and 7.1 Codec support (via HDMI) are available.
All in all, Razer has launched a fantastic high-end 18-inch laptop targeted at both gamers and creators alike. The Price in the US for Razer Blade 18 RZ09-0484UEH4-R3U1 is US$4,499.99. Razer has also launched RZ09-0484TEH3-R3U1 variant which has RTX 4080 graphics, and has a price tag of $3,799.99 in the US. Both models are now available to pre-order from Amazon US.
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