Razer has updated the Blade Stealth 13 gaming ultrabook with the new Intel Core i7-1165G7. The only parts that were updated in the 2020 refresh of the Blade Stealth 13 are the CPU and display options, but models with the Intel 10th Gen processors are still available for the time being.
The Razer Blade Stealth 13 is a gaming ultrabook aimed at delivering the best gaming performance in the smallest laptop possible. In Razer Blade Stealth 2020’s refresh, the company added the option to equip it with the Intel Tiger Lake Core i7-1165G7 CPU and a FullHD OLED display option with a 60Hz refresh rate and touch support instead of a 4K display with those same features.
Intel Core i7-1165G7 has the same core configuration as the previous 1065G7 processors used in the Razer Blade Stealth 13. The difference lies in the core clock speed, which now reaches up to 4.7GHz (+0.8GHz over its predecessor) thanks to Intel’s 10nm Super Fin architecture. Regarding to the display options, the 4K OLED option with touch support is now only available in older models featuring Intel Ice Lake processors. The new FullHD OLED option comes factory-calibrated to cover 100% of the DCI-P3 colour gamut.
The rest of the main specs of the 2020 refreshed models are the same as the 2019 model, featuring 16GB of RAM, a GeForce GTX 1650Ti Max-Q, a 512GB SSD, and Windows 10 Home. On the outside, it also remains unchanged, featuring the same CNC machined black body and connectivity options: 2x USB-C ports, 2 USB-A ports, and an audio-out 3.5mm jack. Additionally, there’s a still a display option with a 120Hz refresh rate and FullHD resolution on both 2019 and 2020 models.
The Razer Blade Stealth 13 laptops featuring the Intel Tiger Lake Core i7-1165G7 CPU are expected to release this fall. The 120Hz display model will be priced at $1799.99, while the 4K display will be available for $1999.99. You can learn more about the Razer Stealth 13 HERE.
KitGuru says: Have you ever bought a gaming ultrabook? What was your experience with it? Would you consider buying the Razer Blade Stealth 13 2020?