Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U Support
Can I overclock my Razer Blade Stealth 13" (2017) - Intel 7550U?
Razer laptops are carefully crafted and its components are tuned to give the best performance under the most demanding gaming conditions. We do not recommend over-clocking your CPU, GPU, and/or RAM as these alter the delicate balance of performance and reliability of the system. There is associated risk of damage to crucial components if unauthorized changes are made, which will result in voiding manufacturer’s warranty.
My trackpad does not respond anymore after restarting the system. What should I do?
If you encounter this, try shutting down the system and power it on again. If the issue persists, uninstall Synapse and download the latest Synapse Framework from Razer support site.
Why is Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U not charging when plugged into the AC adapter, and the green LED is lit on the AC adapter?
Try to unplug the AC adapter from the wall outlet for approximately 30 seconds, then plug the AC adapter back in.
My internet or Wi-Fi connection indicates that I am connected to the network, but I am unable to connect to the internet. What should I do?
Most modems have an indicator that shows if it is connected to the internet, check if your modem is connected to the internet. If your modem does indicate that you are connected to the internet, try restarting your modem. If you are still having issues, contact your local internet provider to ensure that the connection is stable.
Why does the brightness of my Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U display seem to change slightly when I load new content or images?
The Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U display features a content-aware brightness controller (CABC). This feature dynamically adjusts the display settings to provide longer battery life. This technology allowed Razer to include a larger 13” panel with a higher resolution while still achieving similar battery life to the previous 12” Blade Stealth QHD models.
The brightness changes are subtle, but Razer does offer a firmware update tool that will turn off this feature.
Note: Battery life will be reduced if this feature is disabled. If you desire to disable CABC, download and run this updater.
Why does the default Chroma profiles on my Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U stop working once Synapse loads?
This is normal. Firmware level profiles do not work when Synapse is loaded. You may recreate desired profiles within Synapse.
How do I replace the battery in my Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U?
Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U batteries should be replaced by an authorized Razer Repair Center. Should you feel your battery is defective and needs replacing, contact the Razer Support team and we will be happy to assist you.
How can I extend the battery life of my Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U when on-the-go?
In addition to turning down the display brightness and adjusting the power settings, tweaking the lighting effects of the Chroma keyboard can help maximize battery life. Here are some tips for extending your travel time when going in Stealth mode.
Extended Battery Life
Max Battery Life
Press and hold Function (FN) + F10 to dim the Chroma keyboard providing additional power saving. If you wish to brighten the keyboard press and hold Function (FN) + F11.
Keyboard lighting - Off
Keyboard Effect or Color
Setting the Chroma keyboard to a solid red, green or blue color in addition to disabling keyboard effects will help optimize battery life. Lighting effects can be configured in Razer Synapse.
Keyboard lighting - Off
Can I use third-party power adapters with the Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U?
We only recommend using Razer power supplies with the Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U. Third-party adapters have not been tested to meet our standards and may lead to damage to the System. You can purchase replacement or spare 65W USB-C AC adapters from our webstore.
What do the different colors on the Blade Stealth LED status indicator mean?
The front LED indicator shines depending on the status of the Blade.
White Pulse - Sleep mode
Green Pulse - System is on, but the display is off, or lid is closed
Dim Red - Low Battery (10% left)
Bright Red - Lower Battery (3% left)
When the system is on and in use, the LED will normally be off except under the conditions mentioned above. The LED will also not light when the unit is turned off, even if the adapter is plugged in and charging.
Note: The status indicator is not an HDD indicator.
Can I dual-boot, partition, or otherwise modify the Blade’s operating system?
The Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U is designed for compatibility with the as-shipped OS. Should you want to install or modify the OS, format the boot drive then install your preferred OS. Razer Warranty and support is only available for the as-shipped OS.
Is the Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U compatible with other Synapse 2.0 devices?
Yes, all Synapse 2.0-ready devices will automatically sync your custom settings with the cloud.
Does my compatible Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U require software updates to function with Razer Core?
To ensure your notebook has the best performance and system stability, be sure to install the latest software updates. For a list of update steps and files, check the Razer Core updates page.
Can I turn CABC on or off on my Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500?
By default, CABC (Content Adaptive Backlight Control) is turned on in your Razer Blade Stealth 13” (2017) - Intel 7500U. If you wish to turn it off, follow the instructions which can be found in this document.
Last update: 08-Jan-2020
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