At it event in New York, HP had announced a new class of Windows 10 gaming devices know as the OMEN Serie and had them displayed at the videogame event in Germany the Gamescom. This new devices include the OMEN X Desktop, OMEN X by Curved Display, OMEN by HP with SteelSeries Accessories and the OMEN 17 Laptop all of which according to HP have been built to give the ultimate gaming experience.
The hp omen x desktop
For this desktop, HP has collaborated with Maingear to built a kind of huge black cube that is fully customizable. They say that it comes with a revolutionary thermal management solution. It includes a tri-chamber design that has dedicated water cooling for each chambers. Also, access to the internal components of the cube doesn't require any tool, and you can purchase an additional OMEN X Desktop chassis that lifts the case off the ground for maximum ventilation. The desktop support DirectX 12 and comes with the 6th generation Intel Core i5/i7 over-clockable processors. In addition to that, it comes with up to 2 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 and up to 2 AMD Radean R9 Fury X.
The OMEN X Desktop will be available to US retailers at $2.099.99 on October 16 and at $1.799 at HP.com on August 17
the omen 17 laptop
The OMEN 17 Laptop is a 17.3" laptop that is only 32.9mm and weights only 7 pounds (3.2kg) thus making it one of the most thinnest and most and most portable gaming laptop. The device is built ready for virtual reality with a 4K screen. The laptop has an iris scanner allowing you to unlock your device using Windows Hello. The device also supports DirectX 12, it comes with the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 and 1070 and has the 6th generation Intel Core i5/i7 processor
The OMEN 17 Laptop will be available on HP.com at $1,599.99
the omen by hp with steelseries accessories
HP collaborated with SteelSeries to produce 3 set of accessories : The OMEN Headset, The OMEN Mouse, The OMEN Keyboard and The OMEN Mouse Pad. The OMEN platform software is pre-installed on the OMEN PCs allowing you to take complete advantage of all the features these accessories have to offer and with it cross platform support and the cloud syncing system, you can be sure of having your favorite settings on different devices.
The OMEN by HP SteelSeries Accessories will be available in mid-September 2016 at HP.com and in selected retailers starting at $79.99 for the OMEN Headset, $99.99 for the OMEN Keyboard, $59.99 for the OMEN Mouse and $19.99 for the OMEN Mouse Pad.
the omen x by hp curved display
Lastly, HP is completing it class of gaming devices with the OMEN X by HP Curved Display to add a new level of realism and immersion. The monitor is the first to offer the NVIDIA G-Sync technology that synchronises the screen's refresh rate with the GPU thus eliminating the problems of latencies of tears and jerky, thus allowing you to have a more, fast, fluide and immersive gaming experience.
The OMEN X by HP Curved Display will be available in early 2017 at HP.com
This new class of gaming devices by HP thus put more competition in the gaming industry especially among these manufactureres making gaming PCs like MSI, Razer (my fav), Lenovo, and many more.