Buy thefor its gaming prowess, stick around for its photography skills?
Razer is pushing out a May update for the Razer Phone, and with it comes a brand-new portrait mode camera feature, as reported by XDA Developers.
like Apple, for instance) advertise Portrait Mode as a selling point for their devices, so it's a little different to see Razer quietly add the feature in an update several months later. While we liked the Razer Phone's telephoto lens in , a portrait mode gives that lens an extra purpose.-- the camera effect that blurs the background of photos to draw focus to your subject -- has been a popular feature in phones ever since the advent of dual-camera phones. We've seen plenty of phone makers (
This isn't the only time Razer has retroactively added features. The phone alsoafter its release, which has us wondering the Razer Phone may have in store.
, but we found the Razer Phone took somewhat better photos than the Essential overall.