Razer Phone 2, the successor to the Razer Phone, has been launched, and the gaming-oriented smartphone is said to offer up to 30 per cent better performance than its predecessor. Razer Phone 2 includes the latest flagship Qualcomm chipset and comes with thermal cooling for sustained performance. The Razer Phone 2 continues to sport a 120 Hz display and is said to be 50 per cent brighter than the one on the original. The company claims louder and crisper sound on the Razer Phone 2 with the dual stereo speakers and Dolby Atmos.
Razer Phone 2 is priced at $799 (Rs. 55,744) and is available in Mirror Black and Satin Black colours. The smartphone will be arriving in Q4 in USA, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Pre-orders for the smartphone start on October 11 at 12:01 AM PT on the company’s website.
Razer Phone 2 sports a 5.72-inch IGZO LCD display with a resolution of QHD (1440×2560 pixels). The display features a 120Hz refresh rate with UltraMotion technology. The display is shielded by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The smartphone is backed by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 with Adreno 630 GPU and includes Vapor Chamber Cooling. With respect to the RAM and storage, there is 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 64GB of internal storage (supports expandable storage up to 1TB).
With respect to the cameras, there is a dual rear setup- 12-megapixel with f/1.75 aperture and OIS + 12-megapixel lens with f/2.6 aperture. The selfie camera is an 8-megapixel shooter with f/2.0 aperture. On the audio front, there are dual front-firing stereo speakers with dual amplifiers, Dolby Atmos and 24-bit Dac Audio Adapter.
Razer Phone 2 is backed by a 4000mAh battery with Qualcomm QuickCharge 4.0+ and supports wireless charging technology. The smartphone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system and is IP67 water resistant.