HP today added its gaming laptops to its portfolio in India. The entire range of gaming machines was introduced under the OMEN branding and currently includes five gaming laptop models and one desktop.
Speaking at the launch of the gaming line up, Rajiv Srivastava, Managing Director, HP Inc. India, said “Gaming in India has seen rapid expansion and adoption in the recent times. The time was right for us to introduce our gaming portfolio to further our strategy to provide unparalleled consumer experience. ‘OMEN by HP’ is for gamers who need their PC to deliver a great experience while also allowing them the flexibility to choose the level of performance and design that fits their needs. We are excited to bring the OMEN portfolio to India.”
The OMEN Gaming laptops are primarily available in two screen sizes 17.3-inch and 15.6-inch. Each model has slightly different configurations allowing gamers to pick one that fits their needs and budget.
The OMEN 15 gets a WLED IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It is powered by the latest 7th Gen i5 quad-core processor (i5-7300HQ). It also packs in the NVIDIA 1050 GeForce GTX card for graphics. The laptop is available in three models. The entry level model comes with 8GB RAM and 2GB graphics along with 1TB of HDD storage. The mid config model gets 16GB of RAM, 4GB graphics and a 128GB SSD in addition to the 1TB HDD. The highest model gets the 7th Gen i7 quad-core processor over the mid model.
The OMEN 17 sports a WLED UWVA display (1920 x 1080 pixels) and is powered by the latest 7th Gen i7 quad-core processor. The OMEN 17 packs in the NVIDIA 1070 GeForce GTX card for graphics. HP has opted for a 1TB HDD + 128GB SSD combination for this model. Gamers can choose between 6GB and 8GB of graphics for this model. The OMEN desktop is powered by the 7th Gen i7 quad-core processor and has 16GB of RAM. For graphics, it has the NVIDIA GeForce GTX1060 (3GB). The desktop has a 128GB SSD along with 2TB HDD for storage.
The OMEN 15 starts at Rs. 79,990 while the OMEN 17 and the OMEN Desktop start at Rs. 1,39,990. The devices will be available from 15th March in India.