Razer Blade Pro 17 now available with Intel Core i7-10875H, Max-Q versions of NVIDIA RTX 2070 and RTX 2080 Super, and a 300 Hz FHD panel
Razer recently introduced the 2020 versions of the Blade Stealth and Blade 15 with internal upgrades to the Intel 10th gen Comet Lake-H CPUs and high refresh rate displays. Now, it is the turn of the Razer Blade Pro 17 to get some Comet Lake love as well.
The Razer Blade Pro 17 2020 is about 19.9 mm thick and weighs 2.75 kg and is pretty much the same design as the 2019 Blade Pro 17. The 2020 refresh also comes in both FHD and UHD display options as last year. Both variants are powered by the Intel Core i7-10875H processor that can boost up to 5.1 GHz. The CPU is paired with 16 GB DDR4-2933 RAM that is expandable to up to 64 GB with Intel XMP support.
The Razer Blade Pro 17 2020 can be configured with either the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q or the RTX 2080 Super Max-Q. The FHD variant offers a 300 Hz panel and both display options can be availed with the RTX 2080 Super Max-Q. Like last year, the UHD panel is capable of a 120 Hz refresh rate.
The FHD display covers 100% of the sRGB color gamut while the UHD panel covers 100% of Adobe RGB and is also a touchscreen. Both the FHD and UHD panels are factory calibrated.
Other features include an Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX200 card, a 720p webcam that supports Windows Hello logins, TPM module, a 70 Wh battery, and a Razer Chroma-compatible keyboard. Port selection includes 2.5G Ethernet, HDMI 2.0b-out, a combo-audio jack, a Thunderbolt 3 port, a USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C port, 3x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A ports, and an SD card slot. The FHD version offers a 512 GB PCIe NVMe SSD by default by the UHD variant offers 1 TB. Storage in both variants can be expanded via an additional M.2 slot.
The Razer Blade Pro 17 is expected to be available in stores sometime in June 2020 starting from US$2,599.99.