Razer Blade 2015 Review: Finally Living the Thin Gaming Laptop Dream

Razer has spent years trying to build an impossible laptop—a powerful gaming portable with the facade of a thin business machine. It's come close four times, but the Razer Blade has never quite managed to stick the landing. At least until now—I've spent the last two weeks with the new 2015 model, and it's almost… » 3/03/15 12:00pm 3/03/15 12:00pm

The New Razer Blade Might Be The Gaming Laptop We've Been Waiting For

Wouldn't it be nice if you could have it all: A thin, attractive laptop powerful enough to play any game you throw at it? Razer's Blade laptops keep narrowly missing the mark—but this time may be different. » 2/03/15 11:00am 2/03/15 11:00am

Razer's $200 VR Headset Is Not Worthy Yet

Razer just announced a bunch of ambitious things here at CES, including an open source initiative to jumpstart the virtual reality ecosystem, complete with its own VR headset to get devs started. Is that headset any good, though? Uh... let's just say it's no Oculus. » 1/06/15 2:09pm 1/06/15 2:09pm

Razer's Master Plan To Win Living Room Gamers Starts With Android TV

Every year, Razer comes up with a crazy product to wow the crowds at the Consumer Electronics Show. A tablet with a built-in controller! A Lego-like desktop PC! But this year's surprise is actually four products that work together: an Android TV microconsole, a Bluetooth gamepad, a streaming service, and a… » 1/06/15 9:00am 1/06/15 9:00am

Razer Has Its Own $200 Virtual Reality Headset

Razer wants a piece of virtual reality. Here at CES, the company has its very own VR headset to help stake that claim. Why yes, it does look just like an Oculus Rift developer kit! » 1/06/15 9:00am 1/06/15 9:00am

Razer's Hard-To-Find Nabu Fitness Band Now Comes In a Cheaper $50 Model

The $100 Razer Nabu smartband never quite made it to market—unless you count a few thousand early adopter pre-orders here and there. But Razer's already taking the wraps off a cheaper alternative: the $50 Nabu X. » 1/06/15 9:00am 1/06/15 9:00am

Razer Leviathan 5.1 Channel Surround Sound Bar: The Kotaku Review

For years peripheral maker Razer has been pumping sound directly into our ears via gaming headsets. The Leviathan marks its first attempt at sharing that sound with the rest of the room, and a valiant first attempt at that. » 12/10/14 6:01pm 12/10/14 6:01pm

Your Favorite Razer Gaming Peripherals, Discounted

There were so many Logitech peripheral deals during Black Friday (they're still available!) that we made our own little Gold Box. Now we're doing the same with Cyber Monday deals on Razer peripherals. » 11/30/14 6:31pm 11/30/14 6:31pm

HP Just Built a Gaming Laptop. Seriously.

Once upon a time, a tiny company called VoodooPC built some of the most incredible gaming computers around. Now, its owner HP is paying homage with the Omen — the first serious gaming laptop the company has ever made. » 11/04/14 8:00am 11/04/14 8:00am

Razer Wants You to Ditch That Gaming Headset For... a Gaming Soundbar

Razer has long been one of the leaders in gaming headsets, and well, gaming everything. Today the company's relentless course lands at a $200 soundbar that's aimed at making your frags boom so powerfully the neighbors will know which Call of Duty you're playing. » 10/28/14 11:00am 10/28/14 11:00am

Razer Blade 2014 Review: Great For Games, Overkill Otherwise

Razer's badass Blade gaming laptop is back with a screen that's insane, and the power to push some serious pixels. But that doesn't do you much good when getting by day-to-day is a little bit of a struggle. » 7/09/14 3:43pm 7/09/14 3:43pm

Razer's Righteous New Blade Might Be the Best Windows Laptop Yet

The 2013 Razer Blade was fantastic. A finally great execution on a concept that's been appealing as hell from the very start, a Windows gaming laptop with the premium feel of a MacBook. Now it's back again, and yes, it is even better. » 3/12/14 12:00pm 3/12/14 12:00pm

The Best of CES 2014

CES ain't quite what it used to be. Pretty much all the big guys have pulled out in favor of doing their own events. The phones are OK and the 4K TVs pretty, but a dime a dozen. But there are still some hidden treasures that are amazing. Here's all the stuff from CES that made us squeal with glee. » 1/10/14 1:23pm 1/10/14 1:23pm

Razer's Modular Desktop Makes Building a PC Like Playing with Lego

Building your own computer is generally reserved for the hardcore, the devoted, the geeky. But with Razer's Project Christine, it's as easy as playing with Legos. Really big, actively mineral cooled Legos. Also it looks like a badass rack of rockets or something, which is cool as shit. » 1/07/14 2:37pm 1/07/14 2:37pm

Relive Seinfeld, Get A Better Input Device And A New Phone [Deals]

Thrust yourself back into a time in your life that's actually not as long ago as you think it was with all nine seasons of Seinfeld for only $75. Or you know, gift the show to someone you love/hate, or your parents who you have no idea how to shop for. [Barnes and Noble] » 12/06/13 1:45pm 12/06/13 1:45pm

The Laptops Worth Your Money

This content is brought to you by the Commerce Team, the same group of writers and product enthusiasts that put together your daily deal roundups: Gizmodo Deals, Kotaku Deals, and Lifehacker Deals. We work independently of Gizmodo Editorial Staff to bring you the best deals and tell you about our own favorite… » 11/03/13 11:15am 11/03/13 11:15am

Razer Blade 2013: Now This Is How You Make a Damn Windows Laptop

Everyone’s first impression of the 14-inch Razer Blade, even more than its 17-inch older brother, is Ha, they made a MacBook. But then, Oh—wait. They made a MacBook. And actually, it's even better than that. » 7/02/13 1:02pm 7/02/13 1:02pm

Razer's Surround Software Could Turn Regular Headphones Into 7.1 Cans

We'd all love to be able to blast sound to the high heavens, but sadly, most of us lack the space and/or patient neighbors willing to put up with it. Well today, gaming gear giant Razer is announcing new software that it claims will be able to turn your ordinary headphones into a professional-grade set that emulates… » 6/25/13 11:00am 6/25/13 11:00am

How to Choose the Best Mechanical Keyboard (and Why You'd Want To)

Mechanical keyboards, or keyboards with full, individual switches under every key, have exploded in popularity recently, although the technology inside is as old as the keyboard itself. There's really no substitute for that solid, clicking sensation under your fingers as you type, and the satisfying sound each key… » 6/04/13 3:56pm 6/04/13 3:56pm