Razer company announced the expansion of the range of gaming peripherals and introduced three new popular series. The updated versions of The Blackwidow keyboard, Kraken headset, and Basilisk Essential mouse not only retained all the key features of their predecessors but also received a number of improvements, while maintaining an affordable price.
Razer BlackWidow (2019)
The new model of the popular line is equipped with proprietary" green " mechanical switches with tactile response, minimal backlash and resource up to 80 million clicks. The new product with a polling frequency of 1000 Hz and instantaneous response technology is equipped with protection against dummy presses.
The keyboard received a backlighting system with individual customization of Razer Chroma keys, the settings are made using the utility Razer Synapse 3. Feature Razer Hypershift supports macros for individual keys and the selection of additional functions. Up to five user profiles can be stored both in the keyboard memory and in the cloud — in the latter case, they can be accessed on any device with Internet access.
Technical specifications of Razer BlackWidow (2019):
- Switches: Razer Green, up to 80 million clicks
- Polling rate: 1000 Hz
- Backlight: RGB, 16.8 million colors
- Memory: hybrid (built-in + cloud), up to 5 profiles
- Features: fully customizable macro-enabled keys
Razer BlackWidow (2019) has already gone on sale at the recommended price of $120.
Razer Kraken (2019)
Features of Razer Kraken (2019)-aluminum case with a dense lining on the headband, large 50mm speakers, volume control on the wire and retractable microphone with high sensitivity, clearly transmitting sound even in high noise conditions.
Ear pads with cooling gel provide comfortable wearing even during long gaming sessions, the bowls of headphones are made of a special "breathable" material. The design of the new item also provides special channels for the arcs of glasses.
Technical specifications of Razer Kraken (2019):
- Frequency range: 12 Hz-28 000 Hz
- Impedance: 32 Ohms
- Sensitivity: 109 dB
- Speakers: 50 mm, with neodymium magnets
- Cable and connector: 1.3 m, 3.5 mm audio Jack
- Microphone: unidirectional ECM with windproof, sensitivity -45 dB
- Weight: 322 grams
- Features: cooling gel ear pads, analog volume control on the cable
The recommended retail price for Razer Kraken (2019) is $80.
Razer Basilisk Essential
Basilisk series intended primarily for first-person shooters. The ergonomic body, " sharpened "under the right hand, is equipped with a special" trigger", which can be programmed for various actions — for example, throwing a grenade or reloading.
Specifications of Razer Basilisk Essential:
- Sensor: optical, 6400 dpi
- Acceleration: 30 G, up to 5.58 m/s
- Polling rate: 1000 Hz
- Dimensions: 124 x 75 x 43 mm
- Weight: 95 grams (without cable)
- Features: RGB backlight, 7 individually adjustable Hyperesponse buttons
The new product is already available on the official website and in retail stores. The cost of Razer Basilisk Essential is $50.