RAZER Phone 2 goes official with same overall design, refreshed hardware specs


RAZER Phone 2

As expected RAZER has officially announced the second generation RAZER Phone with an updated but still very familiar design and refreshed hardware specifications to align to 2018 trend.

The RAZER Phone 2 comes with a glass back this time around bringing wireless charging and waterproof coating (IP67 certified) and a Chroma RGB illuminated logo on the back. You can customize the colour of the LED, you can even set it to notify you in a different colour (blue for Facebook, red for Gmail notifications and so on).

RAZER Phone 2 feature a 5.7-inch IGZO LCD UltraMotion display with 120Hz refresh rate, up to 50% more brightness and 16:9 aspect ratio because RAZER considers this aspect optimal for gaming. Inside RAZER Phone 2 is Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 CPU, 8GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage expandable via a micro SD card slot. The phone comes with improved (100dB) dual front-firing stereo speakers, a 4,000 mAh battery with fast and wireless charging (RAZER sells a wireless stand/charger Chroma compatible as well).

At the back the main camera is now positioned in the center and updated with 2 x 12MP sensors with Optical Image Stabilization and f/1.75 aperture, 2 x zoom and f/2.6 aperture on the secondary sensor. The camera is capable of shooting 4K videos @60 frames per second, 1080p slow-motion videos @120 frames per second.

RAZER Phone is now avaiable to pre-order online at RAZER’s shop starting at 850 Euro (ships October 22). There is also a Satin finish variant which sets you back 950 euro.