HP have announced a new gaming PC series, the OMEN by HP. PC games can require a system with a lot of power to produce the best graphics and performance without lag. OMEN by HP aims to be a range of PCs that can give gamers the best experience.
The line-up of the OMEN by HP series is made up of laptops, desktops and a 32 inch diagonal Quad HD display. The display is specially designed for gaming and uses AMD FreeSync technology. AMD FreeSync technology makes gameplay smooth by removing tearing and stuttering.
The OMEN by HP display offers wide viewing angles and 100 percent sRGB colour space. This display is aimed to work with the OMEN by HP desktops to make the gamer’s experience more immersive.
OMEN by HP Laptops
The OMEN by HP laptops comes in different pricing. The highest models will have the 6th Generation Intel i7 quad core processors and 965M NVIDIA GTX graphics hardware. There will be up to 16GB of RAM, single storage options of up to 512GB PCIe SSD or 2TB. Dual storage choices will include up to 4TB HDD and 128GB SSHD. Some models will have HP Fast Charge with up to 10 hours of battery life.
The camera on the OMEN by HP laptop with be a Wide Vision HD camera or Intel’s RealSense Camera. The camera will allow users to enjoy a 3D experience and use gesture control with their games.
OMEN by HP Desktops
The desktops of the OMEN by HP series take virtual reality applications into consideration. The processor on some models will be the Intel Core i7-6700 processor with overclocking capabilities. There will be up to 32GB of RAM, up to 512GB SSD and up to 3TB HDD storage space. Users will be offered the choice of the NVIDIA GTX 1080 Founder Edition or AMD Radeon R9 390X graphics cards.
The desktops will have liquid cooling. This is an advanced thermal system that keeps the desktop cool, quiet and without lag due to heat. A plus for this series is the case. The case has tool-less opening, making for easy customisation. The chassis is brushed metal, customisable LCD lights and has the OMEN logo on the side.
Release Dates and Pricing
The 15.6 inch OMEN laptop will start at $899.99. A 17.3 inch OMEN laptop will set you back $1029.99 from HP.com and $979.99 at Best Buy. The laptops will be released on July 10. The Omen Desktop and OMEN 32 diagonal display will be released in August.