This is a Gyuto style knife which is the Japanese version of the classic Western chef's knife. These knives tends to be thinner and hold a sharper edge.
It is the ultimate multipurpose knife that is probably the most popular style of knife among professionals as well as home cooks. Use it for chopping, mincing and slicing meat, fish, vegetables and fruit.
African Padauk Handle w/Maple & Walnut AEB-L Super Tough Alloy Steel Professional Heat Treated to 62hrc (w/deep cryo cycle) Blade Length: 195mm/7.67 inches Blade Height: 49mm/1.875 inches Handle Length: 127mm/5.00 inches Overall Length: 330mm/13.00 inches Finish: Hand Sanded Satin, Rounded Spine and Choil Saya (Knife Case): Padauk wood with Octopus Engraving