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Razer Blade Stealth (RZ09-0168, Early 2016)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 46 reviews of Razer Blade Stealth (RZ09-0168, Early 2016). The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Comments about the keyboard and design are on the whole positive. The screen and portability also get good comments. There are some negative reviews about the size, and there are mixed opinions on the energy efficiency and battery.

performance, portability, screen, design, keyboard

size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Razer Blade Stealth (RZ09-0168, Early 2016) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Dan Ackerman (cnet.com.au)

Razer Blade Stealth review: This slick new laptop will make your MacBook Air jealous

 

After turning heads and garnering accolades at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, the Razer Blade Stealth is here. And having spent some quality hands-on time with the final product, it's not hard to see why this slim Windows 10 laptop with a...

The Razer Blade Stealth is slimmer and lighter than similar laptops from Dell and Apple. Even the base model includes a Core i7 processor and fun Chroma backlit keyboard, and future expansion via an external graphics box for gaming is promising

Battery life takes a nosedive with the 4K screen. The promised add-on gaming module still has no price or release details

The Razer Blade Stealth is a rare mix of slick design, great performance and top-notch value in a laptop -- but the great-looking 4K screen on the top-end model takes a major hit on battery life.

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Trevor Long (eftm.com.au)

Razer Blade Stealth Review – Performance & Design taking on the big boys

 

Razer is brand known for its high end gaming computers and accessories, yet with any great gaming machine comes optimal PC performance so who better to build a top of the line ultrabook which goes fairly and squarely head to head with some of the best...

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone: Yes

Battery

Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)

Camera

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

Design

Colour of product:Black
Form factor:Clamshell
Product Type:Ultrabook

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:31.8
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
HD type:4K Ultra HD
LED Backlight: Yes
Panel Type:IGZO
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen: Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter: No
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Graphics adapter Open GL support: Yes
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:300
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1050
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:1916
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel® HD Graphics 520
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.4

Keyboard

Keyboard backlit: Yes
Numeric keypad: No
Pointing device:Trackpad

Memory

Internal Memory:8
Internal memory type:LPDDR3-SDRAM
Memory clock speed:1866

Networking

3G: No
4G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.1
Ethernet LAN: No
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type: No

Packaging Data

AC adapter included: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port: Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
HDMI Version:1.4b
Thunderbolt 3 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2

Power

AC adapter power:45

Processor

Bus type:OPI
Configurable TDP-down:7.5
Configurable TDP-down frequency:800
Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):34.1
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1866,2133,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM
PCI Express configurations:1x4, 4x1
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor boost frequency:3.1
Processor cache:4
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Skylake
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:Intel Core i7-6xxx
Processor frequency:2.5
Processor lithography:14
Processor Model:I7-6500U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i7-6500 Mobile series
Processor Socket:Socket B2 (LGA 1356)
Processor threads:4
Stepping:D1
System bus rate:4
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:14
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: Yes
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX):1
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP): No
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version:0.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel TSX-NI: Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI): Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT): No
Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology: Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD): Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID): Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology): Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT): Yes
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics: No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT): Yes
Intel® OS Guard: Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): Yes
Intel® Smart Cache: Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology: Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology: No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi): Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:88194
Processor code:SR2EZ
Processor package size:42
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Security

Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Software

Drivers included: Yes
Operating system installed:Windows 10

Storage

Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:512
Storage Media:SSD
Total Storage Capacity:512

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:20.6
Height :1.31
Weight:1.25
Width:32.1