Friday, 27 November 2015
RAZER ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN LAUNCH FOR RAZER BLADE GAMING LAPTOPS
The world’s best gaming laptop is now available localized for Nordics; Pan-European roll-out in 2016.
JÖNKÖPING, Sweden - (Dreamhack® 2015) – Razer™, a world leader in connected devices and software for gamers, today announced it will begin distributing its award-winning range of gaming systems in Europe next month. Initial sales will open this December 10 via Razer’s Online Retail store with the 14-inch Razer Blade laptop, this year’s “Best Thin Gaming Laptop for Every Need” according to Gizmodo, and the “Editor’s Choice” of PC Magazine, Laptop Magazine and Reviewed.com.
The new 256 GB QHD+ Razer Blade slated for release next month features a backlit, anti-ghosting Nordic-layout keyboard. Additionally, customers in Europe will be able to purchase 256 GB and 512 GB QHD+ and 256 GB full-HD Razer Blades with English (U.S.) keyboard layouts.
“The demand in Europe for the world’s thinnest, most powerful and portable laptop for gamers has inspired us every waking moment since we launched the Razer Blade three years ago,” says Razer CEO and Co-Founder Min-Liang Tan. We are happy to say that everything is finally in place to offer Razer’s high-performance gaming systems throughout EU in 2016, with the feature sets and product support that gamers want, need and deserve.”
Razer EU General Manager Marco Chillon says: “We are really excited to kick-off our European Blade sales in the Nordics, such an incredible gaming center with so much history. We are now working to produce keyboard layouts to meet the needs of the rest of EU as quickly as possible, as well as getting the best distributors and retailers on board for a full rollout next year. It is our pleasure to offer everyone the current generation of Blade laptops in the meantime with localized power adapter and with full support to enable users to customize their OS language.”
For more information about Razer Blade availability in EU, interested parties may visit Razer’s website.
Razer Blade Launch Video
Razer™ is a world leader in connected devices and software for gamers.
Razer is transforming the way people play games, engage with other gamers and identify with the gamer lifestyle. Having won the coveted “Best of CES” award consecutively for five years, the company’s leadership in product innovation continues to create new categories for the gaming community that is estimated to have over 1 billion gamers worldwide.
Razer’s award-winning design and technology include an array of user interface and systems devices, voice-over IP for gamers and a cloud platform for customizing and enhancing gaming devices.
Founded in 2005, Razer is backed by Intel Capital, IDG-Accel and Heliconia Capital Management (Heliconia), a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore investment company Temasek. For more information visit http://www.razerzone.com/about-razer.
Alain Mazer (Global Director of Public Relations)
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Razer - For Gamers. By Gamers.™
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