Announced this morning, Razer is skipping the update to Android 8.0, and will push an Android 8.1 update to the device in mid to late-April. If you don’t feel like waiting around until next month, Razer has published a developer preview for the update.
2018 is the Year of the Dog on the Chinese calendar, and Razer is celebrating the Spring Festival by greeting it with a special edition of the Razer Phone. It comes in festive red and gold packaging and is packaged with some golden stickers, but the only change to the phone is changing the Razer...
The Razer Phone‘s latest update makes the gaming peripheral company’s debut smartphone that much better, thanks to the inclusion of HDR in Netflix. It also picks up camera improvements and the January security update.
Razer has revealed Project Linda.Project Linda is a shell for the Razer Phone, turning the high-powered device into an Android laptop. The phone sits flush within the laptop's base where a touchpad might normally be.
At CES, Razer announced that it's entering a partnership with Netflix and that the handset will be the first mobile phone to offer Dolby Digital Plus 5.1 surround sound. That's in addition to HDR10 video.
Between now and December 19th, you can get a free Razer Leviathan Mini Bluetooth speaker when purchasing the Razer Phone. This is a savings of $180 and can be taken advantage of when using the promo code "PHLVLUP" at checkout.
Razer's CEO, Min-Liang Tan, has taken to Facebook to clarify the reasons for not having a headphone jack on their new phone. Tan mentions that by not having the jack take up space inside, they were able to increase the battery capacity by as much as 500mAh and improve thermal performance.
The Razer Phone doesn't have a dedicated headphone jack, so the peripheral maker has gotten around to revealing its own set of USB-C earbuds that are designed to work with any USB-C device. They're priced at a whopping $79.99.
Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan has confirmed that his company is set to unveil a new mobile device later this year in a new interview. Tan says the device is specifically geared toward gamers and entertainment and hopes to have it ready by the end of the year.