Published On: Sun, Oct 9th, 2016

HP Omen 17 Laptop Is A Surprisingly Affordable Way To Get VR-Ready

HP announced a new gaming notebook, the HP Omen 17 at their event in New York City. The latest 17.3-inch OMEN laptop is one of the highest performing portable gaming laptops on the market with the inclusion of the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics.

The latest 17.3-inch diagonal OMEN Laptop is designed from top-to-bottom with the performance gamer in mind. It’s only 32.9 mm thin and weighs only 7 pounds, making it now one of the most powerful and portable gaming laptops on the market. This OMEN laptop is built ready for virtual reality, with up to 4K display resolution with 300 nits for another level for sharpness.

This new laptop includes great Windows 10 features – it supports your personal digital assistant Cortana along with voice integration for natural interaction with your device. You can also login securely and easily with Windows Hello using the optional Intel RealSense camera by using your face in place of typing a password.


 OMEN 17 Laptop Features Include:

  • Powered by Windows 10
  • 6th generation Intel Core i5/i7
  • The latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 and 1070 graphics technology
  • DirectX 12 capable for spectacular gaming graphics
  • PCIe SSD for rapid data access for faster load times
  • Quad speakers with audio by Bang & Olufsen and HP Audio Boost, great for Skype or gaming audio
  • G-SYNC display technology, which optimizes gaming by synchronizing the display refresh rates to the GPU
  • Dragon Red backlit keyboard

Pricing & Availability:

The OMEN 17 Laptop is planned to be available on starting at $1,599.99, the Omen 17 is a surprisingly affordable way to get VR-ready. And for those who want to push the specs to the max, the Omen has you covered.

Country Name OMEN 17 Laptop Price
USA $1,599.99
UK £1286.42
Australia AU$ 2108.47