HP Engineers Powerhouse Portfolio Designed for the Next Generation

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Published July 5th, 2020 - 08:56 GMT
HP Engineers Powerhouse Portfolio Designed for the Next Generation
The new HP Pavilion Gaming 16 laptop
Highlights
Today HP unveiled new OMEN hardware and accessories, updates to OMEN Command Center

Today HP unveiled new OMEN hardware and accessories, updates to OMEN Command Center, and introduced the first 16” Pavilion Gaming laptop – all designed for today’s gamer to play their best while pushing the limits of what their devices can do.

Gaming benefits are being unlocked around the world as people are spending more time at home, uncovering new avenues for both entertainment and general mental well-being. 80% of people agree that playing videogames provides an escape during these unprecedented times. 3.  Gamers are also turning to the gaming community for support, with up to 33% of European gamers reporting they felt behaviour in their games community had improved during lockdown4.

“Now, more than ever, gaming serves as an outlet for entertainment, social connection, and relaxation for gamers new and old,” said Judy Johnson, Director of Gaming and Esports, HP Inc. “HP continues to push progression in gaming by growing and evolving our world-class ecosystem with enhanced experiences through OMEN Command Center and innovative features found across our broad gaming portfolio.”

DESIGNED FOR IMMERSION. ENGINEERED FOR PERFORMANCE.

Today’s gamers need the right technology to get the most out of gaming. Innovative thermal technology and winning horsepower, stunning visuals to bring games to life by enhancing the overall experience, and great accessories designed to trick out how people play today. The newest OMEN line-up brings together an ecosystem of hardware and software to help today’s gamers feel connected and entertained.

The latest OMEN 15, featuring a redesigned chassis with a smaller footprint generation over generation, offers minimalist aesthetics and includes the new OMEN diamond logo in a blue to green gradient. The laptop comes in both Mica Silver and Shadow Black with optional full RGB per-key lighting. Additional features include:

  • Performance that Wins: Witness amazing graphics with up to NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX™ 2070 Super with MAX-Q Design5,6. Power through games with desktop caliber performance up to 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 H-series processors7 or experience AMD’s CPU debut on an OMEN laptop with up to AMD Ryzen™ 7 H-series processors8, as well as up to 32 GB DDR4 RAM9 to make multi-tasking a breeze. The laptop comes with a wide variety of storage options, including up to 1 TB PCIe SSD or dual PCIe SSD10 supporting RAID 011 for blazing load speeds.
  • Stunning Visuals: Action explodes off the 15.6” diagonal display supported by a new 180-degree flat hinge design for increased stability during those hectic gaming sessions, with options up to OLED, UHD 120 Hz, or FHD 300 Hz12 and NVIDIA G-SYNC™ technology on select configurations. Boost your multi-stream HD & 4K video experiences with Thunderbolt™ 3 on select configurations13.
  • Thermal Innovations: HP delivers the industry’s first implemented IR thermopile sensor2 within a gaming laptop to optimize thermal efficiencies, maintain steady yet quiet fan acoustic control, and maximize performance from the Dynamic Power feature within OMEN Command Center. OMEN Tempest Cooling Technology keeps things super chill with enlarged vent openings and up to a 12 V fan14 which utilizes the three-sided venting to enable five-way airflow and push this laptop towards desktop-level CPU performance.
  • OMEN Command Center Updates: Maximize productivity during media consumption and browsing with the Graphics Switcher via OMEN Command Center2, which enables a hybrid setting for battery life up to 12.5 hours – great for watching movies or working. Performance customization evolves thanks to Performance Control15 within OMEN Command Center to more easily control thermals and fan speed and includes a performance mode – yielding a 17% CPU and GPU power boost.
  • Expansion Capabilities: For tinkerers, Phillips-head screws on the base of the laptop along with single panel access for memory and storage make for simple and quick hardware customization to the ultimate gaming laptop at your command.

The OMEN Vector Mouse and OMEN Vector Essential Mouse, both featuring sensors co-developed with PixArt, are designed for ultimate comfort during long gaming sessions with ergonomic lightweight designs, textured rubber grips, and OMEN Command Center integration to save preferred settings for RGB control for up to 16.8 million colors, six programable buttons, and DPI16.

OMEN Vector Mouse: Features the esports grade OMEN Radar 3 sensor and supports up to 16,000 dpi with 99% accuracy, 400 IPS, acceleration, and self-calibration. This mouse is built to win with Omron switches offering a 50 million click lifespan and a snag-proof braided cable16.

OMEN Vector Essential Mouse: Features the OMEN Radar 1 sensor and supports up to 7,200 dpi, this lightweight 88 g17 mouse has the speed and control needed to game all day with switches that last 20 million clicks 16.

The OMEN Dyad Earbuds are the first-ever earbuds18 from OMEN. These feature dual driver technology with balance armature, which yields the powerful and balanced sounds that hit those highs and lows needed for immersive gaming sessions. Customization and comfort rule thanks to three different hook sizes and four different tips, one of which is a Comply™ premium earphone tip and built to stay in your ear, helps with ear comfort, and create an optimal seal for sound.

BIG SCREEN. MOBILE FOOTPRINT.

As gaming continues to grow at record numbers, with more than 1 billion gamers worldwide19 and well over half of that number representing mainstream gamers, the HP Pavilion Gaming Portfolio is designed to power both work and play, including gaming, video editing, or content creation.

The new HP Pavilion Gaming 16 laptop is the company’s first ever 16” diagonal gaming PC. It features up to 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor7 and up to NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2060 with Max-Q5 design graphics within a sleek angular black chassis. Micro-edge bezels and 300 nits IPS-level display deliver rapid refresh rates of up to 144 Hz at 1080p help make games pop off the screen16. Designed for reliable gaming and creating content, this highly portable device is the first Pavilion Gaming laptop to include OMEN Command Center and is equipped with a Wi-Fi 6 option20 to keep a reliable connection when playing from the desk to the couch.

CURVED MONITOR. MASSIVE SOUNDS.

The HP Gaming line of displays and accessories offer ambitious designs to complement at home set-ups including a curved display for the ultimate gaming experience.

  • The HP X24c Gaming Monitor features a stunning 1500R curvature – the most curved ever from HP– that pulls the corners of the display closer to you. It offers a Full HD display, AMD FreeSync™ Premium certified21 with 144 Hz refresh rate and 4 ms response time 16. Utilize an FPS Counter, customize your Crosshair Overlay, set your response time, and choose your picture mode thanks to OMEN Command Center integration.
  • Experience up to 20 hours22 of wireless freedom with the new HP X1000 Wireless Gaming Headset. Thick ear pads and a suspension headband yield paramount comfort to enjoy the 7.1 virtual surround sound18 which is supported by a large 50 mm driver. Easy access on-ear buttons and EQ settings managed via OMEN Command Center keeps audio in total control.
  • For on-desk audio experience, the HP Gaming Speakers X1000 is a 2.1 system with 30 W RMS of continuous power18 and a subwoofer that delivers explosive bass. RGB lighting options and adjustable EQ – both controlled within OMEN Command Center – keep the gaming area looking and sounding on point while connectivity via 3.5mm AUX input or USB-A grant a ton of flexibility to pair the speakers with a PC, smartphone, or tablet.
  • OMEN portfolio now features a new visual identity with a logo designed to appeal to the entire gaming community.

    Powerful Performance: Never skip a beat with incredible visuals powered by up to the NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 Ti or up to AMD Radeon™ RX 5700 XT graphics. Harness the computing power a game needs with up to the new 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10900K with up to 5.3GHz4, 10 cores5 and 20 threads or up to the latest AMD Ryzen™ 9 3900 desktop processors6, which showcase “Zen 2” core architecture and 7nm process technology.
  • Top Tier Components: Cooler Master makes their OMEN debut with optional configurable 92mm air or 120mm liquid cooler options for the CPU and up to a 750W Cooler Master 80 PLUS Platinum PSU. Colorfully and mightily outfit the interior with up to 64GB of HyperX® FURY DDR4-3200Mhz XMP memory with RGB. Enjoy lightning quick access to important files with top-tier storage by way of up to two 2TB WD_Black PCIe M.2 SSDs7.
  • OMEN Command Center Integration: Customise to perfection with lighting control for up to six zones, including front logo, front fan, interior lighting, CPU cooler, memory and graphics8, along with five unique lighting modes. Intelligent Overclocking9,10 promotes the best performance possible by utilising a patented algorithm to identify the highest optimal setting for your CPU and automatically overclocks it for you. Fan Control9 comes with a quiet, normal, and turbo setting for added cooling control. Comes with the latest OMEN Command Center11 features: Remote Play12, My Games13, Profiles14, Coaching15, and Rewards16.

DESIGNED FOR IMMERSIVE GAMING

 

OMEN 27i Gaming Monitor delivers with a Nano IPS panel that yields a color gamut of DCI-P3 98%17 to provide deeper hues and more accurate colors with a 25% wider color gamut than sRGB and largely nullifies color degradation from shallower angles. This gaming monitor is crafted for winning with features that deliver:

  • Brightness: With a Quad HD18 (2560x1440) resolution and 350 nits brightness, this monitor hits the mark to make games jump to life.
  • Crisp Visuals: Experience pristinely fluid gameplay with NVIDIA® G-SYNC® Compatibility2 that makes display stutter, input lag, and screen tears things of the past. Responsiveness is paramount and with a 165Hz refresh rate and 1ms19 response time with overdrive, each moment is captured in its full glory.
  • Battle-Hardened Build: Coated in a spectacular black shade, this high performance 27” diagonal monitor arrives with a dual pillar height, adjustable stand and four easy-to-access tilted ports. Additionally, an immersive diamond panel lighting solution on the rear can be controlled through OMEN Command Center11 along with the patented aim assist feature which creates a custom shaped and colored reticle.

ENHANCED GAMING EXPERIENCES

Same great features with a fast and striking new interface, OMEN Command Center now showcases a homepage that shares news on the latest events, products, and happenings with OMEN Squad, all from one incredible app. Features include:

  • My Games: Makes playing games from Steam, Epic Games Store, Origin, Uplay, or installed elsewhere on your PC19 easier than ever before with one simple location to launch them all.
  • My Gear: A one-stop shop to manage your OMEN gaming devices, boost your network, control lighting and fans, and even create your own personal profiles.
  • My Services: Augments your gaming experiences in fun and fulfilling ways with Coaching15 and an improved Rewards16. Remote Play12, formerly known as Game Stream, enables you to use your OMEN PC as your own personal cloud to play from another PC and is also available via Google Play and the Apple App Store.

For more information about the OMEN ecosystem of gaming PCs, displays and accessories, visit: omen.com

Pricing and Availability22

  • OMEN 15 (Intel) is expected to be available in EMEA in August for a starting price of 6,199 SAR.
  • OMEN 15 (AMD) is expected to be available in EMEA in September
  • OMEN Dyad Earbuds are expected to be available in EMEA in July for a starting price of 185 SAR
  • OMEN Vector Mouse expected to be available in EMEA in August for a starting price of 139 SAR
  • OMEN Vector Essential Mouse is expected to be available in EMEA in August for a starting price of 189 SAR
  • Pavilion Gaming 16 is expected to be available in EMEA in September
  • HP X24c Gaming Monitor availability will be announced at a later date
  • HP X1000 Wireless Gaming Headset is expected to be available in EMEA in August for a starting price of 349 SAR.
  • HP X1000 Gaming Speakers are expected to be available in EMEA in August for a starting price of 399 SAR.
  • OMEN 25L Desktop are now available in EMEA for a starting price of 5,599 SAR
  • OMEN 30L Desktop are now available in EMEA for a starting price of 9,499 SAR
  • OMEN 27i Monitor is expected to be available in EMEA in August for a starting price of 2,282 SAR.

 

Background Information

Hewlett Packard Middle East (HP)

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