Last Wednesday (23rd August), HP unveiled its gaming laptop Omen X in Germany. Announced at Gamescom, the Omen X laptop is aimed squarely at the enthusiast market, something that’s reflected in its long feature list and high price tag.
“With the release of the ‘OMEN X’ laptop, HP is bringing key innovations to performance. Industrial design and customizability that were once only possible on a desktop, to give gamers a competitive edge,” said Kevin Frost, Vice-President of HP, in a statement.
Features in Omen X Gaming Laptop
- The laptop comes with the 17-inch 4K display for high-resolution gaming and 1TB HDD for storage.
- It is packed with Intel 7th gen unlocked Intel Core i7 CPU options. And also supports VR with all configurations.
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- The new laptop has XMP memory options for memory overclocking and tested profiles up to DDR4-2800
- Omen X comes with factory-overclocked graphics cards up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080. Best for the fast-paced or multiplayer games running at 4K resolutions.
- The display has an option of a 1080p/120Hz screen or a 17 – inch 4K display with a lower refresh rate. Both configurations are enabled with NVIDIA G-Sync for reduced image tearing.
- Omen X has high-performance fans to increase airflow, and an integrated vapor chamber with four 3.5 mm heat pipes improve heat transfer from the GPU and CPU to the four rear corner-mounted radiators.
- It features a mechanical keyboard with individually backlit RGB keys and dedicated macro keys to give gamers the ability to customize their playing surface. There are eight lighting zones across the Omen X’s chassis so you can color its appearance however you’d like.
- HP’s new Omen X won’t let you upgrade the CPU or GPU, but the RAM, HDD, and SSD are all replaceable.
Price and Availability:
Omen X Laptop is expected to be available in November at the official website of HP.
The base model comes with a GTX 1070, 16GB of RAM, an i7-7700HQ processor, a 256 GB SSD, a 1TB hard drive, and a 1080p 120Hz display for $1,999.
Read on the official website – http://store.hp.com/GermanyStore/Merch/Offer.aspx?p=c-omen-x-gaming-notebook