Flagship//Gaming | Razer Phone 2

Discussion in 'Mobile' started by Razer.WolfPack, Oct 10, 2018.

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  1. Razer.WolfPack

    Razer.WolfPack Administrator Staff Member

    Flagship//Gaming has never looked this good, meet the Razer Phone 2: http://rzr.to/phone2

    The next generation Razer Phone is here, and the silky-smooth screen is better than ever. The 5.7’’ UltraMotion display boasts true 120Hz touch sampling and display refresh rate—making this the fastest screen in mobile gaming.

    Coupled with the unapologetically loud Dolby Atmos dual front-firing stereo speakers, the Razer Phone 2 supports both HDR and 5.1 surround sound content. Perfect for games, music, and movies on the go, nothing comes close to this ultimate mobile entertainment machine.

    What’s more, we made no compromises with the all-new upgrades. Featuring a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 2.8GHz processor, 8GB RAM, and advanced vapor chamber cooling—the Razer Phone 2 provides great performance at work and play. We’ve even upgraded the camera, so you can capture stunning photographs and precious memories no matter where you are.

    Last but certainly not least, we’ve added Wireless Fast Charging so you can get juiced up quick, IP67 water resistance to weather any storm, and of course an illuminated logo powered by Razer Chroma for full on customization.

    Premium flagship features combined with industry leading gaming performance—this is the all-new Razer phone 2. This is Flagship//Gaming: http://rzr.to/phone2
  2. Rox598

    Rox598 Keyblade Master

    So the Razer Phone 2 was just announced (shocking!?) And Razer Blew it out of the park with the 2nd generation of the device. Below is what was said during the event.

    • ip67 Water resistant
    • 50% Brighter Screen
    • 120Hz IPS Screen
    • 4,000mAh Battery
    • Vapor chamber cooling system
    • Wireless charging
    • Wireless charging dock (sold separately)
    • Back is made from glass
    • Razer Cortex Available For Mobile (coming to RP1 also)
    • RGB Logo!
    • Compatible with Verizon
    • New Vibration Motor
    • Android 8.1


    Release Date: Preorder Tonight!

    Price: $799, £779.99
    Last edited: Oct 10, 2018
  3. CessROCKA

    CessROCKA Member

    Where the hell is Project Linda?!?!!
  4. hasimo14

    hasimo14 Well-Known Member

    I was so scared that the price will blow up above $1000.... Thx God it doesn't.... wew
  5. Jenjar

    Jenjar Well-Known Member

    Great phone! I wonder if any carriers in Canada will work with it, and if the $799 is usd so it would be more in Canada or if it will be the same across the bored.
    That was a concept at CES, so it may be a long time even if it does become a real product. Those bigger more arcane concepts don’t become real products very quickly because they might have issues or they may cost way to much to make it worth it.
  6. natewu

    natewu Member

    But more expensive in Canada :slightly_sad:
  7. Moribund0

    Moribund0 New Member

    12:01, so 3:00am EST, correct?
  8. Lafar

    Lafar Well-Known Member

    3:01 AM EST to be exact :)
  9. Kyron176

    Kyron176 Active Member

  10. JDMtom

    JDMtom Member

    Well, last year I managed to score tickets to the Keynote and had the Razer Phone ordered within 24 hours.

    Couldn't go to the KeyNote this year. But jesus, I am definately pre ordering the phone later :D
  11. Nuc1earF1ame

    Nuc1earF1ame Member

    So it supports verizon but the lte 25 band was removed which killed its sprint support capability...
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  12. 0V3R_K1LL

    0V3R_K1LL Well-Known Member VANGUARD

    Interesting to see how the IP rating is gonna work with those giant speakers. Sound might not be the same as the Razer Phone 1.
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  13. DRIFT_IT

    DRIFT_IT Well-Known Member

    Is the Cortex app gonna be available through the Playstore? Or it is restricted to the RP1 and RP2. :slightly_sad:
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  14. imReqi

    imReqi Well-Known Member

    The phone is a nice bit of kit, but I got SUPER happy when I saw this. Please get this wireless charger in stock right away. My desk needs it! #chromaeverything
    Last edited: Oct 10, 2018
  15. CaraCuteHS

    CaraCuteHS Active Member

    how much though?
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  16. Srish777

    Srish777 New Member

    my thoughts as well. If it's anything like what Logitech did with the UE roll 1 & 2 (my only real experience with decent water resistant speakers, bluetooth no less). It might be decent quality. I was thinking Razer would go the lifeproof case route for the water resistance. That way speakers would not be messed with, nor thermals for that matter and still have protection via a case.
  17. RocketSkates93

    RocketSkates93 Well-Known Member

    I managed to fix my Google Nexus 6P recently by replacing the battery so I can hold off until the next Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with 5G Technology comes out.

    But I do have to say that Razer did a great job with this one. If I have to buy a phone right now, I would definitely buy the Razer Phone 2 over the Google Pixel 3 XL especially since the Google Pixel was very disappointing this year.

    Keep up the good work Razer and don't copy the Apple iPhone lineup like what Google did with their Pixel phones. I have a lot more respect towards this company with how much more original the Razer Phone 2 is and how it defies the mainstream aesthetics like the ugly notch in favor of what gamers want such as good front-firing stereo speakers.
    Last edited: Oct 11, 2018
  18. OneTreadLife

    OneTreadLife Well-Known Member

    All that AND still well under the thousand bucks other big names are trying to make into a normal phone price!

    Not surprised to see this after the recent cheap clearance Best Buy had on the gen 1 Razer phone.
  19. SiHanWang

    SiHanWang New Member

    That's pretty awesome, but if Razer Phone could have a IP68 water resistance and Sony Hi-Res Audio it will be my dreaming phone. I'm using Xperia Xzs and hoping next time Razer could give me a real surprise since Sony has given up its traditional forms of its phones which I like and Razer Phone is the product which inherits the Sony's spirit in my opinion.
  20. hasimo14

    hasimo14 Well-Known Member

    it's $99.99 from us razerstore.com
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