Corsair has announced its entry into the laptop business with AMD with the corsair voyageur a1600thus coming up against a team built around an IPS panel of 16 inch with a Quad HD+ resolution of 2560×1600 pixel (16:10) with a refresh rate of 240Hz powered by a processor AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS 8 cores and 16 threads at 4.80 GHz with iGPU or a AMD Ryzen 7 6800HS with 8 cores and 16 threads at 4.40 GHz that can be accompanied by a AMD Radeon RX6800M. This hardware can come with 16GB/32GB RAM Corsair Vengeance DDR5 and 1TB/2TB capacity NVMe PCIe 4.0 SSD storage.
The rest of the specification continues with the use of a keyboard with Cherry MX mechanical switches ultra-low profile (half-height key), 1080p webcam with privacy tab, 2 USB 4.0 ports / Thunderbolt 3, 1x USB-C 3.2 Gen2, 1x USB 3.2 Gen1, SDXC 7.0 card reader, WiFi 6E + Bluetooth 5.2, and a 6410 mAh (99 Wh) battery in a chassis of 19.9mm thick and heavy 2.4 kilograms.
Most interesting of all is that the corsair voyageur a1600 integrated CAPELLIX RGB LED lighting low consumption, no, just kidding, what it incorporates is customizable shortcuts usable via Elgato Stream Deck software.
The information is complemented by a cooling system supported by a steam room compact size (they don’t give more detail), four directional microphones with ambient noise cancellation, built-in receiver to support up to three Corsair Slipstream Wireless devicesthus avoiding wasting USB ports, and will be on sale at a starting price of $2,699 (Ryzen 7 / 16GB RAM / 1TB) with Windows 11 Pro pre-installed and $2,999 for the top model.
“We knew we had to bring something new and different,” said Matthew Hsu, senior vice president and general manager of Corsair’s Systems business unit.
“Thanks to our unique position in the industry, we were able to harness the best of Corsair, from award-winning components to extensive software integration, to design the laptop that no one else can build.”
“We are very pleased to partner with Corsair to launch the first Voyager laptop exclusively with the AMD Advantage environment,” said Frank Azor, Chief Architect, AMD Gaming Solutions.
“The Corsair Voyager a1600 is the first truly mobile streaming solution; paired with smart AMD technologies like SmartShift MAX, users can automatically unlock this laptop’s full potential, whether it’s gaming, streaming, or creating. “