Razer is pushing the boundaries of gaming, unveiling its latest products which feature new technologies at CES 2023.
These include the Razer Edge and Razer Edge 5G, Razer Blades, Razer Leviathan V2 Pro soundbar, and Razer Kiyo Pro Ultra.
Razer Edge, Razer Edge 5G
The Razer Edge (US$ 399.99) and the Verizon-exclusive Razer Edge 5G take mobile gaming to new heights.
The devices are developed exclusively for the latest Snapdragon G3x Gen 1 gaming platform and come with active cooling.
They feature a 6.8-inch AMOLED FHD+ display and a 144Hz refresh rate, and are compatible for long gaming sessions such as AAA titles.
Next-gen Razer Blades
Headlining the gaming laptop department are a new generation of Razer Blades that all come with the latest 13th Gen Intel Core i9 HX processors, NVIDIA RTX 40 series graphics, and upgradeable DDR5 memories.
Included in the new lineup is the reliable Razer Blade 16 (US$ 2,699.99) which sports a 16-inch HDR dual-mode mini-LED display with up to 240Hz refresh rate and less than 3ms response time.
With Creator mode, players may up the resolution to UHD+ at 120Hz refresh rate.
For an even larger screen, the 18-inch Razer Blade 18 (US$ 2,899.99) offers an enormous QHD+ 240Hz display that provides sharp resolution and impressive color accuracy.
Players will definitely be immersed in whatever game or content as the Blade 18 comes with a 5MP camera, THX spatial audio 6-speaker array, and vapor chamber cooling.
Razer Leviathan V2 Pro soundbar
Meanwhile, when it comes to audio experiences, Razer has revealed the Leviathan V2 Pro (US$ 399.99) which it brands as the world’s first beamforming soundbar for desktop with head-tracking AI.
Created in partnership and Audioscenic, the new PC soundbar provides a realistic surround soundstage with its “virtual headset”, an integrated IR camera that detects the user’s position, adjusting the sound to fit the listener’s surrounding even more accurately.
Razer Kiyo Pro Ultra: DLSR-quality webcam
Lastly, Razer has introduced the biggest webcam sensor in the Razer Kiyo Pro Ultra (US$ 299.99).
It comes with a massive 1/1.2-inch Sony STARVIS 2 sensor that makes the webcam capable of 4K (30fps) or 1080p (60fps) image quality that can then be converted into uncompressed footages directly into a livestream.
With HDR support (at 30fps) and a cutting-edge processor, creators need not to worry about true-to-life colors as the Kiyo Pro Ultra also refines lighting and contrast automatically.
HP reveals new hybrid, gaming lineup at CES 2023
New Dragonfly and Elite series too
Both these gaming powerhouses are powered by up to 13th Gen Intel Core i9-13900K series processors. They also have NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics for 4K visuals.
All new OMEN devices also utilize HP’s OMEN Tempest Cooling Technology. Meanwhile, the OMEN 17 will be the first to feature optical mechanical keys. These are 25 times faster than traditional laptop keyboards.
HP has also introduced cloud gaming through the OMEN Gaming Hub. It offers gamers access to over 1,450 titles.
HP E-series G5 monitors: More immersive experience
Meanwhile, the visual experience is about to be taken to new heights further, with HP’s new E-series G5 monitors which range from the 21.5 to 44.5-inch sizes and are all capable of displaying 4K seamlessly.
The HP E45c G5, in particular, is the world’s first QHD dual curved monitor which showcases a super ultrawide Virtual Dual Display feature.
Essentially, there is just one extra-long monitor instead of two monitors which need to be combined side-by-side to create the ultimate gaming setup.
The M24h and M27h FHD monitors also provide upgraded experiences while coming with improved ergonomics to tailor fit users’ postures and viewing angles.
Poly Voyager Free 60 series
When it comes to accessories, headlining the list is the Poly Voyager Free 60 series wireless earbuds.
This wearable comes with 10mm drivers for hi-fi sound and adaptive hybrid ANC. It has a smart charge case with 3.5mm OLED display, a three-mic array, and Bluetooth 5.3 connectivity.
It supports up to 24 hours of total playtime on a full charge. Everything is made a breeze too through the Poly Lens mobile app for customizing settings.
For other accessories, there’s the HP 620/625 FHD webcam for Zoom-ready looks on a 1080p camera. It has built-in dual noise-reduction microphones and video features like auto-focus and AI face framing.
The HP 710 rechargeable silent mouse also allows users to work seamlessly. Its compact design features six programmable buttons for 20 custom shortcuts.
Hybrid-fit laptops: Dragonfly, Elite series
Lastly, HP has unveiled the new Dragonfly G4, EliteBook 1040 G10, and Elite x360 1040 G10. These productivity laptops shall benefit users who work in remote setups, physical office spaces, or a combination of both.
All powered by the latest gen processors in the market, here are some of the distinct new features:
- Multi-Camera Experience: The laptops support dual video streams and camera switching. With it, users can easily show both themselves and an object or keyboard at the same time, picture-in-picture or side-by-side.
- Auto Camera Select: Since there are two cameras on each device, this feature uses intelligent face tracking to recognize which camera a user is facing for uninterrupted virtual eye contact.
- HP Be Right Back: This will enable users to change their video feed to a still feature when taking a break, without having to steal the attention from meetings
- Intelligent Hibernate, Smart Sense: As users begin to work on their PCs regularly, these study their patterns to optimize performance and even predict what’s next.
ASUS ProArt Studiobook 16 3D OLED: Glasses-Free 3D!
World’s first 3D laptop without the need for 3D glasses
If you’ve been watching our videos, you’d know that Michael Josh went to Las Vegas for CES 2023.
It was when ASUS announced the debut of the world’s first 3D laptop without the need for glasses — the ProArt Studiobook 16 3D OLED.
While it was hard to capture on video, he was able to relive the experience together with real reactions from his friends!
Other than that, we also have two more CES-unveiled ASUS laptops on the line that you might want to check out.
Curious enough? Head over and watch our video now!
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Know more of them by watching our Best of CES 2023 round-up!
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