The Razer Blade (RZ09-R3U1) Gaming Laptops General Review

In this general review, we are going to talk about three Razer Blade models, which are same but differ in their storage capacity and price. Other than that, these three are identical to each other. Lets see about them.

The three models we are talking here are RZ09-01953E71-R3U1, RZ09-01953E72-R3U1 and RZ09-01953E73-R3U1. These three are thin and portable gaming laptops with simple black color coating. These models are about 0.7 inch thin and weigh almost 4.16 pounds each. As these are portable, you can carry these laptops wherever you go. But you may feel some weight. Design looks very simple and attractive.

Gamers can play even in darker environments, thanks to these laptop's Chroma anti-ghosting keyboard. There are no heating issues, means you can play video games all day, ports are well placed and you can enjoy long battery life.

RZ09-01953E71-R3U1 (256 GB SSD)

14 Inch Full HD display is acceptable for two models and somewhat acceptable for one model. RZ09-01953E73-R3U1 model comes with 1 TB SSD storage and have a price tag of around $2500. So, it would have been better if this model came with an UHD display. With other specs, we can ignore this point. For other models, Full HD display is acceptable. You can enjoy high quality and detailed display while playing video games.

These three models are powered by 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor and comes with 16 GB DDR4 RAM and an ultimate Desktop-Grade NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 GPU with 6 GB GDDR5 VRAM. And three models have three different SSD storage options.

RZ09-01953E71-R3U1 model comes with 256 GB SSD storage, which is not enough for gamers. RZ09-01953E72-R3U1 model come with 512 GB SSD storage which is commonly recommended storage in gaming laptops. And other model, RZ09-01953E73-R3U1 comes with 1 TB SSD storage which is an ultimate storage capacity to get in a laptop.

RZ09-01953E72-R3U1 (512 GB SSD)

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We always recommend a gaming laptop with 512 GB SSD storage or higher. If you can afford money, go for 512 GB model or higher model. You don't have to worry about the processor cause it is the best processor to get in a gaming laptop at the time of this review.

16 GB DDR4 RAM is enough for these models. You can expand the RAM up to 32 GB if you want to. And coming to the main spec in a gaming laptop, GPU. These models feature the best of the best NVIDIA GPU. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 GPU lets you to play high-graphic video games in Full HD or more resolution at maximum settings. This also supports VR games. These specs are ultimate and you don't have to worry about any lags while playing video games.

These models output decent audio from the speakers. Connectivity options are for power users. These models feature a Thunderbolt 3 port, three USB 3.0 ports and one HDMI port. Online gamers can enjoy online gaming without any lags, thanks to Killer Wireless AC adapter.

RZ09-01953E73-R3U1 (1 TB SSD)

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Connectivity is good but lacks few commonly used ports like SD card slot and Ethernet port. Instead of that, connectivity options are amazing for these models. Comparing with other high-end gaming laptops, these models are better in battery life. You can expect around 5 hours of battery life in normal usage.


Overall, these three models are high-end gaming laptop for hard-core gamers. These are also the best choice for programmers, video editors and people who use very demanding applications in their work.

Among these three models, we recommend you to go for 512 GB SSD storage model (RZ09-01953E72-R3U1).