Bringing some ultimate gaming machine for Indian gamers, HP is looking forward to making a mark in the Indian Gaming Market. The laptops were unveiled a couple of days back and now are on sale on Amazon India. HP launched 5 Gaming laptops 1 Gaming PC and a Gaming Monitor along with some more Gaming accessories.
HP launched 5 Gaming laptops 1 Gaming PC and a Gaming Monitor along with some more Gaming accessories.
The HP Omen Gaming Laptop were first launched two years back in May 2015 in India. It competes with the Acer Nitro, Asus Rog and Msi Gaming Laptop. Lenovo has also been able to do great in the last couple of years with the Y7×× series gaming laptops.
The new HP Omen laptops come on 15.6 and larger 17.3-inch screen sizes and are powered by the Intel HQ 7th Kaby Lake Core i5 or the Intel Core i7 processors.
The HQ processors are Quad Core processors meant for gaming while the U series processors are more energy efficient.
The Laptop price starts at Rs. 79990 which acceptable considering they come with new GTX 10XX series graphics cards. It doesn’t make any sense to buy a gaming laptop with GTX 9XX series like a GTX 950 or GTX 960. The performance gains are much more with the new GTX 10XX cards.
The high-end Omen laptop is priced at Rs 1,69,990, and the Intel Core i7 laptop is also priced at Rs 1,69,990.
Among the two sizes(15.6 and 17.3) available in the new lineup, we have three variants for the smaller 15.6-inch size laptops.
The base variant is the HP Omen – AX248TX Price Rs. 78,000.
HP Omen – AX248TX
The base variant is the HP Omen – AX248TX Price Rs. 78,000. It comes with a carbon-fiber chassis with pitch black colour. The HP Omen AX248TX comes with 7th gen Intel Kaby Lake i5 7300 coupled with 8 GB of RAM and of course the Nvidia GeForce 1050TX with 2 GB dedicated to graphics. For storage needs, the standard 1TB HDD with 128 GB SSD is available.
For storage needs, the standard 1TB HDD with 128 GB SSD is available. The
The 15.6-inch model comes with a Full HD (1920*1080) pixels LED IPS panel. For a great audio experience, Omen comes with Bang & Olufsen dual speakers. All these models also come with Windows Home version out of the box with MS Office 2016 H & S Edition.
HP Omen AX249TX
HP Omen AX249TX will cost you Rs.97,903. This model comes with the same Intel Kaby Lake i5 7300 processor and 8GB of DDR4 RAM. The storage space is 1 TB HDD.
It also sports the same display panel which is Full-HD. The laptop comes with Windows 10 Home pre-installed.
This 15.6-inch variant is similar in all respects to the base model except it has got 16 GB of RAM plus 128 GB of SSD to go with the 1 TB HDD. The Omen AX249TX comes with GeForce GTX 1050 but with 4 GB of VRAM.
HP Omen AX250TX
HP Omen AX250TX will cost you Rs. 109,990. The HP Omen has a 15.6 inch Full HD (1080×1920 pixels) display similar to the above two laptops. There is 1 TB of HDD along with 128 GB of SSD.
There is 16 GB DDR4 RAM will ensure the system does not falter in multi-tasking. The Nvidia Geforce 1050 Ti with 4 GB of dedicated VRAM to make sure that you can max out Battlefield 1, Wither 3 or the GTA 5 with ease.
The the other main upgrade for the Omen AX250 is the more powerful Intel 7th Gen Core i7-7700, which will improve performance for gaming as well as other tasks.
Above models were with 15.6-inch display lets look at the larger and more premium 17.3 inch models. Two models are starting at Rs. 1.39 lakh.
HP Omen W 249TX
The HP Omen W 249TX costs Rs. 1,39,989. The Gaming Laptop is powered by the Intel Core i7-7700 7th Gen processor clocked at 3.6 GHz. It’s got 16 GB DDR4 RAM to go along with the 1TB 7200 RPM hard drive along with a 256 GB SSD.
The 17.3-inch model is chiefly differentiated by its GPU – the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 with 6 GB of VRAM and the mean machine comes with regular Windows 10 Home operating system.
HP Omen W 250TX
The Omen W 250TX costs Rs.1,69,990. This is the top end model in the Omen Series available in India. It also has a big 17.3-inch Full-HD screen. This Intel i7 Kaby Lake processor powered device comes with 16GB of RAM and 1TB Serial SATA hard drive with extra 256 GB SSD.
Like we said the two models differ only by their GPU. Here we have the stronger Nvidia GeForce 1070 GTX along with 8 GB Graphics.
All these models have Full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) screens. They have full size backlit keyboards, not to mention the Bang&Olufsen dual/quad speakers for a great audio experience.
I recently wrote a review about the Legion Y720 a good gaming laptop powered by Nvidia GTX 1060 which you may like to read about.