Verizon and Qualcomm have also joined the green enterprise for the purpose of gaming “no matter” where you are.
Not even 10 days have passed since Logitech presented its portable console where you could play GeForce Now, Xbox Cloud, Steam and Google Play through the cloud. now it seems that Razer sees quite a future and wants to get on the same car, but this goes beyond: play both in the cloud and locally through hardware.
The Razer Edge 5G will be shown in more depth on October 15Verizon has teamed up with Razer and Qualcomm to create the “world’s first 5G handheld gaming device” with the Snapdragon G3x Gen 1. This device will show more in depth the October 15th at RazerCon. This handheld console will be able to “give you access to the games you love, whether they’re downloaded for play locallyas if transmit from your console or access them directly from the cloud“.
The console will be named Razer Edge 5G and will run on android giving access to streaming services such as Xbox Cloud Gaming, what’s more, the company’s logo appears at the end of the video. Last year, a console called Snapdragon G3x was already presented that was only enabled for developers. This is how it is defined: “Razer Edge 5G! It will allow you to play your favorite games no matter whether you’re playing in the cloud, in an app, or streaming from your console.”
The laptop will run on Android locally and give access to Xbox Cloud GamingAccording to The Verge, this device that we have mentioned before used the G3x platform, which is the one they will use in this portable console. Among the benefits provided by Qualcom, you can play on 4K displays. The GPU will be able to externally play titles with up to 144fps. The video also suggests that it could bring adaptive triggers like those of the DualSense.
Their desEsports Extrasclosely resembles the Razer Kishi V2, but saving the distances because one is a control and this is a portable console. Taking into account these few data on the table, it can be outlined that the main difference with the Steam Deck is that the Razer device will be able to work with 5G while Valve’s laptop needs Wifi.
Regarding two leading companies like Valve and Logitech, recently we made a comparison where we point out which device is the one you should buy. For the Steam Deck part, it’s worth mentioning that future revisions of the laptop are already under wraps. One of the hardest aspects for Valve has been the semiconductor crisisbut the good news is that they have already improved the production of Steam Deck.
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