HP Omen 15 (2018) 15-inch Gaming Laptop – A Detailed Review
HP is one of the best in the business when it comes to technology and innovation. With some of the latest technology and features, HP proved to be the best seller for PC and laptops. In most cases, HP provides the performance in need for official and commercial purposes. In recent times, HP has launched a new product which they are mentioning as one of the best gaming devices in the market. The all-new OMEN by HP 2018 15-inch Gaming Laptop seems to have the proper power within to deliver itself as a gaming laptop. So, today we will take a brief look at some of the unique specifications regarding this all-new product.
Before we move into these specifications, it would be better if we can have a look at some of the points regarding the OMEN that we will discuss shortly.
Points To Be Discussed
There are some of the main aspects which are better to mention before we proceed with the proper specification regarding the product. So, let’s go and have a look at those points.
OMEN Control Center
So, these are some of the important points that we will try to focus upon.
While talking about the graphics of this gaming laptop, you will be assured of getting the best performance without sacrificing the graphics. So, you can expect high-class immersion along with upgradability and graphics performance. If the question is about the graphics, then it would be better if we can discuss the specification it has to provide for this option. The all-new OMEN is basically comprised of an NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 graphics with Max-Q design12 to take on some of the intense games available in the market out there.
It has the ability to provide you with one of the best gaming experiences with the help of the smoothest gameplay at a refresh rate of 144 Hz. This new gaming laptop is also comprised of some of the best gaming technology available in the market. Having some of the upgraded and advanced settings such as the NVIDIA GameWorks, the users will be able to have a more interactive and cinematic experience. One of the best things regarding the all-new OMEN by HP is that the device is VR ready which means that the users will be able to have a more immersive experience with reduced latency. You will be able to experience some of the latest technologies including physics, audio, and haptic feedback.
Talking about the performance of the device, the users will be able to get a top-notched performance with some of the high-end components. So, don’t depend on luck to win it all. The all-new OMEN by HP is powered by an 8th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor, which means you have the power to burn it up. With one of the best processors, you can fire up yourself with all the guns blazing. It also has a DDR4 32GB of RAM which makes the gameplay much crisp with high bandwidth.
So, multitask anything or everything you want to. The device seems to have a serious storage unit of 16GB Intel® Optane™ that helps you in order to bring the games alive in a much quicker time. The OMEN is having a combination of a PCIe SSD and a traditional HDD, which makes the storage unit much more healthy and fire up the games much faster.
With the latest technology of liquid cooling and with an improved fan mechanism, the all-new OMEN by HP really packs a punch. While talking about the fan of the device, it has larger blades with a 3-phase motor and fluid dynamic bearing the laptop and stays cool through it gets heated up.
The performance gets much more brilliant with the stunning display that it provides with a fast refresh rate and fluid visual. With a brilliant thin bezel and high resolution, the survival chances of your opponent. Having some of the best technology along with it, the all-new OMEN by HP has the capability to run a game in some of the best resolutions available. The resolutions are basically available in the specification given below-
1080p3 with 144Hz refresh rate4
1080p3 with 60Hz refresh rate4
4K5 with 60Hz refresh rate4
The device is also compatible with the optional NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ technology. This basically helps the user to synchronize the refresh rate of the GPU with the display. NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ basically provides smooth gameplay comprised of shutter free, sharp and minimal input lag.
Users will be able to experience much crisper gameplay. Users will be getting brilliant color reproduction with the help of an HDMI 2.0A with HDR support. It also has USB-C and a mini Displayport.
OMEN Command Center
OMEN Command Center is a kind of network booster that helps the system to reduce the latency by only giving priority to the gaming traffic or server. The device seems to have the dual force functionality that helps the traffic to stream. So, at times, the faster one can be used. In order to have an uninterrupted gaming experience, the users can also use the performance control 13 to increase the fan speed with the turbofan mode. Apart from that depending on your choice, you can even change the keyboard color. You can even cast your OMEN display to any of the displays you want to. Last but not least, you can set the keyboard preference to the competitive gameplay.
With 26-key rollover key anti-ghosting, you can run, fire and reload simultaneously. So, these were some of the proper specifications regarding the all-new OMEN by HP. Depending on the features and the cost, it is like a gaming beast.
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