[CES 2013] We think it is about time for Razer for finally launch its highly anticipated gaming tablet during this year’s CES. A year has passed since Razer first unveiled the concept, dubbed as Project Fiona, at CES 2012. Today, we are thrilled at the announcement that the crowdsourced gaming tablet is now launching at CES 2013. Officially called Razer Edge, it is marketed as a tablet, PC, and console rolled into one. Razer says that it intends to commence production and retail distribution this year in North America and Asia Pacific.
The gaming tablet will be available in two flavors – a standard Razer Edge model and a Razer Edge Pro model. The base model will feature an Intel Core i5 processor, Nvidia GT640M LE GPU, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, and a 64GB SSD. On the other hand, the Razer Edge Pro model comes with an Intel Core i7 processor, Nvidia GT640M LE GPU, 8GB of DDR3 RAM, and a 128GB or 256GB SSD. Razer says that both models will be available in Q1. The Razer Edge will retail for $999. The Razer Edge Pro will be offered in a bundle package with a Gamepad Controller in both the 128 GB and 256GB SSD model.