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Razer Project Linda turns your Razer Phone into an Android laptop

Razer Project Linda turns your Razer Phone into an Android laptop

While there are still a few things you can only do on a dedicated computer, mobile phones have gotten to the point where we can do most of our daily tasks on them. The concept vision also includes a 53.6 Wh internal battery in the laptop which can be used to charge the Razer Phone to full capacity up to three times when it's away from its standard charger. For starters, there is a slot for the Razer Phone to dock into where the trackpad would usually be. When you connect the two devices, the phone powers a 13.3-inch screen, a full-sized keyboard, and the option to plug in external devices like a mouse. It also has a stellar display, USB Type-C connectivity, and dual front-facing speakers. Although it's true that the four Project Lindas Razer had on hand in its suite this year are indeed prototypes, they were all functioning, at least to an extent. Power isn't a issue so much any more; rather, it's a question of making the software work correctly, and ensuring a consistent experience across a phone and a laptop.

Its 13.3-inch Quad HD touchscreen extends the 120 Hz experience available on the Razer Phone to a larger display, aiming to provide fluid motion and vibrant visuals. Granted, you may want more laptop performance than the Razer Phone can provide, but for day-to-day tasks, travelling professionals, and others, Project Linda may suit their needs perfectly. This is because the phone can also be utilized as a touchpad or a second display for apps, tools, and other usages while being docked into Project Linda's laptop shell. You can even use the phone's screen as a smart touchpad. Mobile processors are starting to seriously catch up with the chips you find in lower-end laptops, and the first Windows devices powered by mobile chips - actually, the same Snapdragon 835 found in the Razer Phone - are going on sale next month. However, there are some small UI and system tweaks to make the device more usable.

Razer Project Linda turns your Razer Phone into an Android laptop

The aluminium body of the Razer Project Linda has 200gb of storage, a 3.5mm audio jack, USB port, USBC port, 720p webcam and double mics.

You can register on the Razer site to receive updates and announcements related to the project.