HP Omen X gaming laptop with up to 17-inch 4K display, user upgradable components announced

HP Omen X laptop

HP at the Gamescom 2017 introduced its Omen X gaming laptop with support unlocked CPUs for overclocking and factory-overclocked GPUs and memory options for gaming enthusiasts. It also has OMEN Command Center Software that lets you manage CPU and RAM overclocking.

HP Omen X gaming laptop

It also has single access panel to HDD, SSDs, and RAM, so all end-user replaceable components are easily accessible.

Highlights of HP Omen X gaming laptop

  • 17-inch 4K display option for high-resolution gaming or 120Hz 1080p display options for fast refresh rates and smooth visuals, NVIDIA G-Sync enabled for reduced image tearing
  • Intel 7th gen unlocked Intel Core i7 CPU options
  • XMP memory options for memory overclocking and tested profiles up to DDR4-2800, factory-overclocked graphics cards up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
  • RAID0 SSD option, PCIe SSD+HDD storage options for quick responsiveness and massive storage capacity, or standalone 1 TB 7200 rpm HDD option
  • 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
  • DTS Headphone:X for simulated surround sound with any headset and premium sound featuring HP Dual Speakers with Audio by Bang & Olufsen
  • HP Audio Boost to ensure peak performance without overloading the speakers
  • Mechanical and RGB LED-per key backlit keyboard, including 2.5 mm travel with tactile feel and mechanical switches; RGB LED per key for customizable key maps; independent, programmable macro keys; and, N-Key rollover on every key for anti-ghosting functions
  • 3 x USB 3.0 Type A, 2 x Thunderbolt 3-certified USB 3.1 TypeC, HDMI 2.0a with HDR support, Mini DisplayPort, RJ45 and a multi-format media card reader
  • Dual audio jack with separate microphone input and headset jacks (input/output) to support the latest gaming headsets or external speakers

The HP Omen X  will be available later this year starting at $1,999 (Rs. 1,28,200 approx.).

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