Razer Introduces Basilisk Ultimate and Basilisk X HyperSpeed Wireless Mice

👤by Michael Pabia Comments 📅07.11.2019 14:33:49

Razer introduces the new Basilisk Ultimate and Basilisk X HyperSpeed gaming mice featuring the best-in-class Razer HyperSpeed wireless technology. The Razer HyperSpeed is a ground-breaking wireless technology that offers connectivity 25% faster than the average wireless technologies used by wireless devices today. It has been proven by professional esports athletes in tough and intense gaming scenarios. Razer HyperSpeed delivers the lowest click latency, registering swift clicks instantaneously which is crucial in competitive gaming. Paired with the improved Adaptive Frequency Hopping, HyperSpeed-powered mice offers lag-free wireless connection by constantly scanning frequency channels and seamlessly switch across channels to choose the fastest connection in real-time.

Razer Basilisk Ultimate

The Razer Basilisk Ultimate gaming mouse features Razer Optical Switches that offers faster actuation compared to mechanical switches to deliver ultra-fast clicks and actuation designed for competitive gaming. The Razer Basilisk Ultimate is equipped with the same Focus+ 20K DPI Optical Sensor as the Razer Viper Ultimate. The Razer Basilisk Ultimate also comes with intelligent functions including Smart Tracking, Asymmetric Cut-Off, and Motion Sync for greater accuracy.

The Razer Basilisk Ultimate is improved with smoother PTFE mouse feet to aid users in executing fast flicks. The Basilisk Ultimate comes bundled with the Razer Mouse Dock for charging and battery/charging status. The mouse also features 11 programmable buttons and 14 Razer Chroma RGB lighting zones, each LED individually programmable using Chroma Studio.

Razer Basilisk Ultimate Features
True 20,000 DPI Focus+ Optical Sensor with 99.6% resolution accuracy
Up to 650 inches per second (IPS) / 50 G acceleration
Advanced Lift-off/Landing distance customization
HyperSpeed wireless technology
Eleven independently programmable buttons
Replaceable Multi-function paddle
Razer Optical Mouse Switches rated for 70 M clicks
Ergonomic right-handed design with textured side-grips
Gaming-grade tactile scroll wheel with infinitely customizable resistance
On-The-Fly Sensitivity Adjustment (Default stages: 800/1800/4000/9000/20000)
Hybrid On-board and Cloud Storage (4+1 profiles)
Razer Synapse 3 enabled
14 Razer Chroma RGB lighting zones with true 16.8 million customizable colour options
Inter-device colour synchronization
Wired and Wireless usage modes.
4 GHz dongle
8 m / 6 ft Speedflex cable for charging and wired use
Razer Mouse charging dock compatible
Battery life: Approximately 100 hours (without lighting) (Battery life depends on usage settings)
Approximate size: 130 mm / 5.11 in (Length) x 75 mm / 2.75 in (Width) x 42 mm / 1.65 in (Height)
Approximate weight: 107 g / 3.77 oz (Excluding cable)
Compatible with Xbox One for basic mouse input

Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed

The Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed comes with the same wireless technology as the Basilisk Ultimate but comes with a 5G 16,000DPI Optical Sensor like the Razer DeathAdder Elite. Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed comes with 6 programmable buttons and on-board DPI Storage. Unlike the Basilisk Ultimate that uses Razer Optical Switches, the Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed uses Razer Mechanical Switches with a durability of up to 50 million clicks.

Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed Features
Razer 5G Advanced Optical Sensor with true 16,000 DPI
Up to 450 inches per second (IPS) / 40 G acceleration
HyperSpeed wireless technology (using 2.4 GHz Dongle)
Dual-mode wireless (2.4 GHz and BLE)
Six independently programmable buttons
Razer Mechanical Mouse Switches rated for 50 M clicks
Ergonomic right-handed design
Gaming-grade tactile scroll wheel
On-The-Fly Sensitivity Adjustment (Default stages: 800/1800/4000/9000/16000)
On-board DPI and keymap storage
Razer Synapse 3 enabled
Battery life: Up to 285 hours (2.4 GHz), 450 hrs (BLE) with included AA battery.
Approximate size: 130 mm / 5.11 in (Length) x 60 mm / 2.36 in (Grip Width) x 42 mm / 1.65 in (Height)
Approximate weight: 83 g / 2.9 oz (Excluding battery)

Pricing and Availability
The Razer Basilisk Ultimate and Basilisk X HyperSpeed are now available for purchase at Razer.com. See MSRPs below:

Razer Basilisk Ultimate & Razer Mouse Dock: $169.99 USD / 189.99
Razer Basilisk Ultimate: $149.99 USD / 169.99
Razer Mouse Dock: $49.99 USD / 59.99
Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed: $59.99 USD / 69.99

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