Gaming accessories company Razer recently launched the Razer Phone . The smartphone boasts flagship features and PC-gaming technology. Priced at 699 (approximately Rs 60,000), the smartphone went on sale via Razer s online store and offline retailers. Now, the smartphone is available via Microsoft s online store as well. Carrying the price tag $699 (approximately Rs 45,400), this edition of the Razer Phone is compatible with Microsoft Launcher app, and features the green Razer logo. Also Read - Best laptops to buy under Rs 35,000 in October 2021: Asus VivoBook 15, Avita PURA, moreAlso Read - Arm-based notebook PC processor market could grow to $949 million in 2021
It s quite interesting that Microsoft has started selling Android OS smartphones through its online store. Just recently, Microsoft added the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 smartphones to its product list. This Razer Phone however comes with support for Microsoft Launcher, which allows users to sync their smartphones with a Microsoft account, and access it across different devices. You can access your photos, docs, and even web pages of your Android smartphone on a Windows PC.
Razer Phone specifications, features
The Razer Phone features a 5.72-inch Quad HD display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm s Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor paired with 8GB of RAM. Also on offer is 64GB of onboard storage, which is expandable up to 2TB via a microSD card. In the photography department, the Razer Phone sports a dual-camera setup which includes a combination of 12-megapixel and 13-megapixel sensors. Up front, there is an 8-megapixel camera of aperture f/2.0. ALSO READ: Razer acquires Nextbit, the company behind the first cloud-based smartphone
Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 4,000mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 4+. On the software front, it runs on near-stock Android Nougat, with an update to the latest version of Android 8 Oreo promised early next year. Its connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, and NFC. In particular for gamers, the Razer Phone features a dynamic, adaptable 120Hz display refresh rate called Ultramotion. Razer says that this technology is similar to Nvidia s G-Sync or AMD s FreeSync, which is used in PC gaming. ALSO READ: ASUS gaming hardware top favorite in India: Poll