New Razer Blade 15 for 2020: confirmed specs, features, release date, price and more news

The new Razer Blade 15 is “built for those who demand more.”

by Rob Leane

Razer has unleashed the new version of the Razer Blade 15 gaming laptop, and, let’s be honest… it’s a total beaut.

“The new Razer Blade 15 is simply the best laptop we have ever created,” says Razer’s Brad Wildes in an official statement.

“We’ve added numerous cutting-edge features and user improvements that were requested directly from the community to make the Blade 15 more than just a great laptop for gamers, but a great laptop for everyone.”

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New Razer Blade 15 specs

“The Blade 15 is equipped with the latest 10th Gen Intel Core processors,” the announcement tells us, “including the 8-core i7-10875H – the first 8-core processor in any Razer Blade.

“The new 10th Gen Intel Core processors achieve even greater levels of performance over the last generation with up to 5.1Ghz clock speeds and up to 16MB of Intel Smart Cache.

“The increased core count paired with the incredibly fast Turbo Boost speed means faster compiling, lower render times, and overall higher framerates.”

The mouthwatering description of the new Razer Blade 15 continues like so: “With the new 10th Gen Intel Core i7 processors come other welcomed upgrades including the new Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 (Gig+) wireless, capable of up to 2.4Gbps network speeds, and higher frequency 2933Mhz DDR4 memory.”

The Blade 15 is also “armed with the best of the best in graphics technology, with the all-new NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER GPU with Max-Q design.” Blimey.

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New Razer Blade 15 features

“The Blade 15 features a 15.6” Full-HD display with up to a 300Hz refresh rate for silky-smooth visuals and razor-sharp text,” we’re told.

“The display is flanked by ultra-thin bezels and topped-off with a matte finish for reduced glare,” the announcement adds.

“For content creators and entertainment enthusiasts, the Blade 15 is also available with a 4K OLED display. The 4K OLED display covers 100% of the DCI-P3 color space and is available in both a touch and non-touch variant.”

“Each panel comes custom-calibrated for color accuracy, creating a rich and immersive experience, whether practicing on the road for the next big game or binging streams and chilling.”

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New Razer Blade 15 price

Prices for the new Razer Blade 15 start at £1699.99 in the UK, according to the official product listing on the British version of the Razer website.

If you prefer to do your shopping on Amazon, you can find the new Razer Blade 15 on Amazon at this link – prices on there vary from £1,698.98 (what a saving!) to £3,248.99.

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New Razer Blade 15 release date

The new Razer Blade 15 is available to order now, so it seems like the release date has been and gone!

You can find more info, and consider placing an order, on the official Razer website. Or the Amazon link again is here.

You might also be interested in checking out the Razer Blade Stealth 13, a Razer Ultrabook that looks similarly tempting!

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Rob Leane