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Description

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).

Scores

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 Huntsman V2 TKL Tenkeyless Optical Mechanical Gaming Keyboard (2021)

Razer Huntsman V2 TKL Tenkeyless Optical Mechanical Gaming Keyboard (2021)

Razer Huntsman V2 TKL is the tenkeyless variant of the Huntsman V2. Like the latter, it features Razer's 2nd-gen Optical Switches in either clicky or linear guise. Together with Razer HyperPolling Technology, these switches promise 8000Hz polling ...
Thumbnail of product Razer Huntsman V2 Optical Mechanical Gaming Keyword (2021)

Razer Huntsman V2 Optical Mechanical Gaming Keyword (2021)

Razer Huntsman V2 is a flagship optical mechanical gaming keyboard that features the new 2nd-gen Razer Optical Switches. Combined with Razer's HyperPolling Technology, the Huntsman V2 is able to support 8000Hz polling rate, the highest in the industry ...
Thumbnail of product Razer Basilisk V3 Gaming Mouse

Razer Basilisk V3 Gaming Mouse

Razer Basilisk V3 is the 2021 iteration of the popular right-handed gaming mouse. It now features a Razer Focus+ optical sensor with 26K DPI maximum resoluti...
Thumbnail of product Razer Blade 15 (Mid 2021) 15.6" Gaming Laptop

Razer Blade 15 (Mid 2021) 15.6" Gaming Laptop

Razer Blade 15 (Mid 2021) is a premium gaming laptop powered by 11th-gen Intel Tiger Lake models. Like the early-2021 variant, the new Blade 15 features NVID...
Thumbnail of product Razer Blade 17 (Mid-2021) Gaming Laptop

Razer Blade 17 (Mid-2021) Gaming Laptop

Razer Blade 17 (mid-2021) is the latest iteration of Razer's flagship gaming laptop, now with Intel's 11th-gen Tiger Lake H-series processors up to i9-11900H. It also features NVIDIA's latest RTX 30-series graphics up to RTX 3080 with 16GB of graphics ...
Thumbnail of product Razer Barracuda X Over-Ear Wireless Headset

Razer Barracuda X Over-Ear Wireless Headset

Razer Barracuda X is a multi-platform wireless headset that is compatible with not only PC but also PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, and Android, thanks to its ...

Articles

Thumbnail for article Razer Huntsman V2 Review Rundown

Razer Huntsman V2 Review Rundown

The Razer Huntsman V2 is one of the quietest mechanical keyboards in my arsenal. It has pared-down RGB lighting and only takes up one USB port. Linear switches can cause a
21 Sep 2021
Thumbnail for article Razer Blade 15 Mid 2021 Review Rundown

Razer Blade 15 Mid 2021 Review Rundown

The mid-2021 Razer Blade 15 is more powerful than ever, and gamers are finally able to enjoy 4K fluidly in current games. It is still remarkably thin and light for the amount of power it brings to the table, and it is one of the few gaming laptops that we
16 Sep 2021
Thumbnail for article Razer Basilisk V3 Review Rundown

Razer Basilisk V3 Review Rundown

The Razer Basilisk V3 is a right-handed ergonomic mouse with an all-black chassis, textured grips, and three prominent thumb buttons. The mouse has a tilting HyperSpeed scroll wheel, allowing you to switch between the standard actile scrolling motion and
14 Sep 2021
Thumbnail for article Razer Barracuda X Review Rundown

Razer Barracuda X Review Rundown

Razer Barracuda X is a fairly inexpensive wireless gaming headset. It connects to your device via a 2.4GHz dongle with a USB-C connector. Housed inside the earcups are a pair of 40mm “TriForce” audio drivers. The headset supports 5.1 and 7.1 surround s...
04 Aug 2021

Reviews

boy_racer · 24 May 2020
4.2
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Love Razer products! Their design is just sick. But the price is too high
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