Razer’s 5G-powered Edge gaming handheld has certainly caught the eyes of many gamers and enthusiasts, offering a unique take on portable cloud gaming. Announced a few months back, the device is available through Verizon, and the company has finally given us its pricing for the new handheld.
In terms of specs, the device features a 6.8-inch AMOLED touch displaywith a FHD+ resolution, and 144hZ refresh rate. The Razer Edge is also powered by Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon G3X Gen 1 platform, a chip specifically designed for mobile gaming, alongside a 3 GHz Kryo CPU and 8GB of RAM. The hardware itself features a tablet with removable controllers, similar to the Nintendo Switch.
Other specs include a front-facing 5MP camera, two-way speakers and a microphone, support for 5G connectivity, Bluetooth 5.2, WiFi 6E, USB-C and 3.5mm audio (via the controller). The entire set-up is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery. In terms of software, the device runs on Android, so users will have access to Android titles, as well as cloud gaming and streaming apps.