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Razer Blade (Late 2012, RZ09-0083)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 reviews of Razer Blade (Late 2012, RZ09-0083). The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the keyboard and screen. The design and performance also get good reviews. Reviews are divided on the battery, while many are negative about the usability and sound.

portability, performance, design, screen, keyboard

price, sound, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Razer Blade (Late 2012, RZ09-0083) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Razer Blade (Late 2012, RZ09-0083)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 user reviews of Razer Blade (Late 2012, RZ09-0083) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com.

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Razer Blade (Win 8) RZ09-00830500-R3U1 17.3-Inch Laptop (Black)Razer Blade (Win 8) RZ09-00830500-R3U1 17.3-Inch Laptop (Black)

Jun, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Number of microphones:1

Battery

Battery capacity (Watt hours):60 / 70
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)

Camera

Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):2

Design

Colour of product:Black
Form factor:Clamshell
Market positioning:Gaming
Product Type:Notebook

Display

3D: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:43.9
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD
LED Backlight: Yes
Panel Type:IPS
Screen shape:Flat
Touchscreen:N / No

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2 / 6
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 / nVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR5
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:64
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:350 / 650
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12.0
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1100 / 1150
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166 / 0x591B
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4000 / Intel HD Graphics 630
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4

Keyboard

Keyboard backlit:Y
Numeric keypad:N / No
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys:Y / Yes

Memory

Internal Memory:16 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR4-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16
Memory clock speed:1600 / 2400

Networking

3G:N / No
4G:N
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 / 4.1
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:N / No

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port:Y / Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
HDMI Version:2.0
Microphone in: No
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
Thunderbolt 3 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:3

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter power:120 / 165

Processor

Bus type:DMI / DMI3
Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):22
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM77 Express
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 / 1x16,1x8,2x4,2x8
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:3.2 / 3.8
Processor cache:6
Processor cache type:Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge / Kaby Lake
Processor Cores:4
Processor family:3rd gen Intel® Core™ i7 / 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7
Processor frequency:2.2 / 2.8
Processor lithography:14 / 22
Processor Model:I7-3632QM / i7-7700HQ
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i7-3600 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-7700 Mobile Series
Processor Socket:Socket 1224
Processor threads:8
System bus rate:5 / 8
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35 / 45
Tjunction:100 / 105

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14 / 22
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:No / Y
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access:Y / Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):Y
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP):N
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No
Intel TSX-NI:N
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y / Yes
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT): Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):No / Y
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y / Yes
Intel® OS Guard:Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Intel® Smart Cache:Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology: No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:71458 / 97185
Processor package size:31 / 42 x 28
Supported instruction sets:AVX / AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / Y
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Trusted Platform Module (TPM):Y

Software

Drivers included: Yes
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 10 / Windows 8

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y
Compatible memory cards:SDXC
Hard Drive Capacity:2000 / 500
Hard drive speed:5400 / 7200
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:256 / 64
Solid-state drive interface:M.2 / Serial ATA III
Storage Media:HDD+SSD
Total Storage Capacity:2256 / 564

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:27.7 / 281
Height :2.24 / 22.5
Weight:2.99 / 3.07
Width:42.7 / 424