HP introduces OMEN 16 and 17 notebooks and other gaming products
HP unveiled the new gaming hardware and software designed for today’s gamers: the powerful OMEN 16 and OMEN 17the bright and customizable OMEN 25i Gaming Monitorand the gaming community equipped with the OMEN OASIS Beta function in OMEN Gaming Hub. The company also announced Victus by HP, the next generation mainstream-grade PC gaming portfolio, featuring a 16-inch laptop. Here are specifications, pricing and availability for HP OMEN 16, 17 and all the other news announced.
HP OMEN 16 and 17: the official specifications
HP OMEN 16 is a notebook available in the configuration with a laptop GPU NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 8GB or architecture-based graphics AMD RDNA 2. The processor on board can be up to one Intel Core i7-11800H or AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX 8-core. To complete the technical data sheet of HP OMEN 16 we then find up to 32GB of 3200MHz DDR4 RAM and up to 1TB of PCIe Gen 4 × 4 SSD or two 1TB PCIe SSDs that support Raid 0.
Thanks to HP innovations in internal design, the laptop has fans with 200% blades, 2.5 times thinner, compared to the OMEN 15, to allow better airflow and always top performance. . Battery capacity has increased to 83Whr, with up to 9 hours of runtime.
HP OMEN 17instead, it is equipped with up to one GPU Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 16GBwith a maximum TGP up to 165W, accompanied by a processor which in the maximum configuration is a Intel Core i9-11900H. For both HP OMEN 16 and 17 you can choose a 165Hz QHD IPS display with a 3ms response time and 100% sRGB coverage. The displays are Eyesafe certified to reduce blue light and less eye strain. The keyboard has RGB lighting.
Victus by HP 16
Victus by HP 16 is the first laptop in the Victus line, featuring a distinctive design available in three different colors: silver, performance blue and ceramic white. The 16 ”display can be configured with various options, up to one 165Hz QHD with Eyesafe certification. Other specs include a laptop GPU Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 6GB or AMD Radeon RX 5500M; processor up to Intel Core i7-11800H or AMD Ryzen 7 5800H to 8 cores and up to 32GB of 3200MHz DDR4 memory. This model can also be configured with up to 1TB of PCIe Gen4 SSD or a dual storage with Raid 0.
HP OMEN 25i Gaming Monitor: the technical specifications
This is the first OMEN monitor to be equipped with HP Eye Easewith Eyesafe certification that filters blue light and reduces eye fatigue. OMEN 25i Gaming Monitor has a refresh rate of 165Hza response time of 1ms with overdrive and is compatible with technologies AMD FreeSync Premium Pro And NVIDIA G-Sync. The IPS panel offers crisp and vivid colors, thanks also to the certification VESA DisplayHDR 40090% DCI-P3 coverage, 400 nits brightness and 8-bit color.
HP also announced OMEN OASIS. It is a downloadable and easy to use add-on for OMEN Gaming Hub, designed to optimize gameplay sharing, game night, or watch parties with friends. It allows, in an easy and intuitive way, to invite up to a maximum of 16 people, allowing everyone to join in the fun, to communicate with both high quality audio and a simple text chat. Now with OASIS, gamers can share their game in real time in high definition and low latency.
Prices and availability for Italy
- OMEN 16 will be available from the month of August at the price of € 1699.
- OMEN 17 will be available from the month of August at the price of 1899 €.
- Victus by HP 16 will be available from the month of August at the price of € 999.
- OMEN 25i Gaming Monitor will be available from the month of September at the price of 259 €.
- OMEN OASIS is available in Beta version starting today in the US and in Italy starting from the next months.