Carlsbad, California – October 20, 2011 – Razer, the technology leader in gaming user interfaces, brings you the next innovation in gaming peripherals by unveiling the all-new Razer Synapse 2.0, the world’s first app to store your personalized device settings in the cloud, making your gaming settings available anytime, anywhere.
In 2006, Razer invented Synapse, the world’s first on-board memory feature for gaming peripherals, which allows the user to store game macros, keyboard shortcuts, and profiles directly on their Razer devices, and allows users to players to bring their personalized settings with them on the go. . On-board memory for gaming devices, pioneered by Razer, quickly became an industry standard for gaming peripherals around the world.
The new Razer Synapse 2.0 software revolutionizes this concept by harnessing next-generation cloud technology to ensure you have full access to all your peripheral hardware settings, anytime, anywhere during tournaments, LAN centers, home and more. in the office. With the advent of Synapse 2.0, on-board memory for devices is now obsolete.
With Razer Synapse 2.0, all your Razer peripheral settings for any next generation Razer gaming device will be automatically stored on a cloud server accessible from any computer. You will be able to take your mouse to a LAN center and instantly sync your personalized settings just by logging into Razer Synapse 2.0. You can even access your custom settings while using Razer peripherals provided by a tournament host, so you can spend less time setting up controls and more time playing games. Razer Synapse 2.0 also automatically downloads drivers, game add-ons, and firmware updates as they become available, ensuring your Razer devices are always up to date.
“Razer Synapse 2.0 is a testament to our commitment to continuously innovate for the benefit of the gamer and the end user,” said Robert “RazerGuy” Krakoff, President of Razer USA. “Razer Synapse 2.0 provides gamers with a single, convenient cloud-based platform to access, maintain and store settings for all of their Razer devices. On-board memory, with its limited storage for user profiles, becomes obsolete when Razer Synapse 2.0 essentially offers unlimited space for all of your hardware settings. “
Razer Synapse 2.0 will be released for all next generation Razer devices and the software is currently in internal beta. The next stage of the closed beta will initially roll out to selected users of the multi-award winning Razer Naga, where up to 500 Razer Naga users can get their first look at Razer Synapse 2.0 by registering at http: // www.razerzone .com / synapse2.