Razer Introduces World's First 16-inch OLED Laptop at CES

The new Razer Blade 16 will be the first laptop in the world with a 16-inch OLED screen and a 240 Hz refresh rate

by Sededin Dedovic
Razer Introduces World's First 16-inch OLED Laptop at CES
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Razer, the renowned manufacturer of gaming hardware, recently unveiled two premium laptops that are set to make waves in the tech world. Scheduled for an official launch at the upcoming CES 2024 in Las Vegas, the Razer Blade 16 and the updated Razer Blade 18 promise to redefine the gaming laptop experience.

The highlight of the Razer Blade 16 is its revolutionary 16-inch OLED display, which is a world first for laptops. The screen boasts an impressive 240Hz refresh rate, delivering a level of smoothness and clarity never before seen on the market.

Developed in collaboration with Samsung Display, the OLED display has QHD+ resolution and an ultra-fast response time of 0.2ms. The VESA-certified ClearMR 11000 provides an estimation of motion blur by taking into account the ratio of clear and blurred pixels.

The display's contrast ratio is an astounding 1,000,000:1, and is expected to be VESA DisplayHDR True Black 500 certified, demonstrating Razer's commitment to superior visual quality.

Razer Blade 18

In contrast, the updated Razer Blade 18 features an 4K display with a 165Hz refresh rate, 3ms response time, and Nvidia G-Sync support.

The screen covers 100 percent of the DCI-P3 color spectrum, ensuring vivid and accurate color reproduction for an immersive gaming experience. While full specifications and pricing details are being kept under wraps until the official unveiling at CES 2024, Razer has revealed that both laptops feature high-quality CNC aluminum "unibody" construction.

With a 16:10 aspect ratio, "up to" 89 percent screen-to-body ratio, and ultra-slim bezels, these laptops are designed to deliver a sleek and immersive gaming experience. Both the Razer Blade 16 and Razer Blade 18 are Calman verified and certified for color accuracy, underscoring Razer's commitment to delivering premium gaming laptops.

Tech enthusiasts and gamers are eagerly anticipating the official unveiling at CES 2024, where more details about these cutting-edge devices will be revealed between January 9 and 12. But with this, the company tickled the fat of gamers, so surely everyone will eagerly await the official presentation and, most importantly, the price.