Razer has unveiled its new US$799 Razer Phone 2

The Razer Phone 2 and the Razer Blade 15.
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Gaming hardware maker Razer will soon launch its Razer Phone 2 at an estimated price of US$799.

The new phone is an updated version of the brand’s flagship Razer Phone, which was launched last year.

In a press release on Oct 11, the company said the new flagship phone will come with a slew of new features including wireless charging, IP67 water resistance, a 50 per cent brighter screen, 30 per cent faster performance and support for LTE Gigabit networks.

The new phone will also continue to have industry-leading features such as its 120hz display. It is also the only phone certified by Netflix for for HDR video content and Dolby Surround 5.1 audio content.

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According to Razer, the Razer Phone 2 is powered by Razer Chroma, a RGB lighting system for gamers. The rear of the phone features the Razer triple-headed snake logo that glows in 16.8 million colours to provide app notifications.

The new phone will be made available “soon” in select Asia-Pacific markets including Singapore, Razer said.

Preorders start on Oct 11 (Oct 10, 3:01pm Singapore time) on Razer.com.

The company also announced on Thursday that it would be launching a new entry-level model of the Razer Blade gaming laptop, the Raiju Mobile game controller, and Hammerhead USB-C active noise cancelling accessories for the Razer Phone 2.