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Razer Inc. is an American gaming hardware manufacturer known for its premium peripherals and laptops that are designed for gamers. In recent years, Razer has entered the smartphone market and expanded to e-payment services.

History

Originally founded in 1998, Razer developed and marketed the high-end gaming mouse, the Boomslang. The company was refounded in 2005 after the co-founders procured the rights to the Razer brand. The company continued to manufacture high-end gaming peripherals and later started producing gaming laptops.
In 2016, Razer purchased THX from Creative Technology. The next year, it launched its first smartphone. In 2018, Razer entered the e-payment business.

Products

Targeting gamers, many Razer products are named after predators or venomous animals, ranging from snakes (mice), insects (mouse pads), and spiders (keyboards).

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4.2Very Good1 reviews
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“Love Razer products! Their design is just sick. But the price is too high”
—boy_racer on 24 May 2020

Products

Thumbnail of product Razer Raptor 27 165Hz 27" QHD Gaming Monitor (2021)

Razer Raptor 27 165Hz 27" QHD Gaming Monitor (2021)

Razer Raptor 27 165Hz is a flagship 27-inch QHD gaming monitor in Razer's 2021 lineup. It is powered by a 10-bit IPS panel that, as its name suggests, refreshes at 165Hz. The monitor is hardly distinguishable from the original Raptor 27, which refr...
Neoscore 87%NEX score 74%
Thumbnail of product Razer Raptor 27 144Hz 27" QHD Gaming Monitor (2019)

Razer Raptor 27 144Hz 27" QHD Gaming Monitor (2019)

Razer Raptor 27 144Hz is a premium 27-inch QHD gaming monitor in Razer's 2019 product lineup. It is powered by a 10-bit IPS panel that, as its model name suggests, refreshes at a maximum rate of 144Hz. Notably, this monitor supports HDR up to Displ...
Neoscore 83%NEX score 78%
Thumbnail of product Razer Kaira Wireless Gaming Headset for PlayStation (2021)

Razer Kaira Wireless Gaming Headset for PlayStation (2021)

Razer Kaira for PlayStation is a mid-range wireless gaming headset. The cousin of the Kaira for Xbox unveiled a year earlier, the Kaira for PS comes with essentially the same feature set. Fortunately, unlike its bigger, Pro, sibling, the base Kaira did...
Thumbnail of product Razer Kaira Pro Wireless Gaming Headset for PlayStation (2021)

Razer Kaira Pro Wireless Gaming Headset for PlayStation (2021)

Razer Kaira Pro for PlayStation5 is a premium wireless gaming headset designed for PS5 gaming. A cousin of the Kaira Pro for Xbox unveiled a year ago, the PS5 version comes with mostly the same features, with battery life and wireless connectivity bein...
Thumbnail of product Razer Pro Click Mini Wireless Mouse (2021)

Razer Pro Click Mini Wireless Mouse (2021)

Razer Pro Click Mini is a compact wireless mouse designed for office use. It follows up the Pro Click unveiled last year and provides a different form factor to Razer-loyalists, though in the process some feature tradeoffs are involved. On the plus sid...
NEX score 77%
Thumbnail of product Razer Pro Type Ultra Wireless Mechanical Keyboard (2021)

Razer Pro Type Ultra Wireless Mechanical Keyboard (2021)

Razer Pro Type Ultra is a wireless mechanical keyboard designed for office use. An upgrade to the original Pro Type unveiled last year, the Pro Type Ultra uses Razer's Yellow switches that are silent and have a linear actuation. The ergonomically-m...
NEX score 74%

Articles

Thumbnail for article Mobile News Round Up, Issue 5

Mobile News Round Up, Issue 5

Issue 5 of Neofiliac's Mobile News Round Up: This time, we bring 2 updates from Razer, and Samsung.
09 Jan 2022
Thumbnail for article WD Black, Seagate Gaming, Yeelight, and Twinkly Join Razer Chroma Connect RGB Lighting Ecosystem @ Razercon 2020

WD Black, Seagate Gaming, Yeelight, and Twinkly Join Razer Chroma Connect RGB Lighting Ecosystem @ Razercon 2020

Razer Chroma Connect program for synchronized RGB lighting has 4 new members: WD Black and Seagate Gaming in storage as well as Yeelight and Twinkly in smart...
13 Oct 2020
Thumbnail for article Razer Optical Keyboard & Mouse Switches: Faster, More Balanced, & More Durable Than Conventional Mechanical Switches

Razer Optical Keyboard & Mouse Switches: Faster, More Balanced, & More Durable Than Conventional Mechanical Switches

Razer has moved its high-end mice (Viper, Basilisk, DeathAdder) and keyboards (Huntsman) to its unique optical-mechanical switches. This article explains why...
07 Aug 2020
Thumbnail for article Understanding Razer's Focus+ 20,000 DPI Intelligent Optical Sensor for Premium Gaming Mice: Precise, Fast, and Intelligent

Understanding Razer's Focus+ 20,000 DPI Intelligent Optical Sensor for Premium Gaming Mice: Precise, Fast, and Intelligent

Razer Focus+ Optical Sensor features intelligent technologies such as Smart Tracking, Asymmetric Cut-Off, and Motion Sync. It offers higher precision, lighte...
22 May 2020

Reviews

boy_racer · 24 May 2020
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Love Razer products! Their design is just sick. But the price is too high
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