By Adani Bakhtiar

eSports gaming season is here and HP is spoiling you gamers with 3 new choices in their highly awaited line – OMEN by HP.

Revamped from the ground up, the new lineup is sure to instantly change the game like never before. These upgrades were motivated by the growth of competition in the millennial gaming lifestyle, the OMEN by HP line is built for today’s gaming community – so eSports athletes and gamers will gain confidence to perform at a professional level.

From the left- Crystal Maiden and Lina the Slayer with the newly launched OMEN 15 laptop and OMEN 17 laptop

What are the upgrades, you ask?

The new OMEN Desktop offers advanced thermal engineering, a modern powerful design and access to industry standard parts for easy upgradability.

HP is bringing gamers new OMEN 15 and OMEN 17 laptops, with the latest high-performance graphics from NVIDIA®, high-resolution displays with optional G-SyncTM and FreeSyncTM technology7 for fast refresh rates and a single-access service panel.

“With the launch of an entirely new, cutting-edge and comprehensive portfolio of OMEN by HP gaming products, HP is celebrating the competitive spirit that burns inside all gamers,said Kym Lim, Managing Director of HP PPS Sales Sdn Bhd.


The OMEN by HP tournament is a community-driven DOTA 2 championship, which will see up to 256 teams nationwide battle it out to reach the finale on the 12th August 2017.

Four teams will stand a chance to win prizes from a pool of RM 20,000:

1st Prize – RM10,000

2nd Prize – RM6,000

3rd Prize x 2 – RM2,000 each

For more details about the tournament, visit http://www.omenbyhp.com.my/


OMEN by HP Pricing:

The OMEN Desktop is currently available starting at RM 5,999

The OMEN 15 laptop is currently available starting RM 4,499

The OMEN 17 Laptop is currently available starting at RM 8,899

For more information, visit: http://www8.hp.com/my/en/campaigns/gamingpcs/overview.html

Products Specifics:

OMEN by HP Desktop – The Battle Armor Needed to Perform in the Gaming Arena

OMEN by HP Desktop
Operating System1 Windows 10 Home
Chipset Intel Kabylake Z170 Motherboard (Tampa)

Intel Kabylake H270 Motherboard (Naples)

 

Graphics NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 (8 GB GDDR5 dedicated)
Standard Memory  

16GB DDR4-2400 (2x8GB) UDIMM

Memory Sockets:

4 DDR4 DIMM (288-pin)

Hard Drive 2TB 7200 RPM SATA 6G 3.5 HDD
Optical Drive DVD-Writer5
Networking/Wireless2,3 Integrated 10/100/1000 GbE LAN

802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2×2) Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® 4.2 Combo6, 7

Media Card 3-in-1 memory card reader
I/O ports2 Top I/O: 2x USB3.0 Type A, 2x USB3.0 Type C™

1x Top Combo Audio Jack

Rear I/O: 4x USB3.0 Type A, 2x USB2.0 Type A

1x HDMI-out (HMDI 1.4+HDCP2.2), 1xDP v1.2

1x SPDIF, 3x Audio Jack Line-out

Audio DTS Headphone:X™

DTS Studio Sound™

Lighting Red Lighting
Power 500 W Bronze efficiency power supply

 

Security Kensington Lock slot

Firmware TPM 2.0

Software4 Multimedia & Entertainment

Cyberlink Power Media Player10

Product Support

McAfee LiveSafe (1 year subscription)12, HP Support Assistant, HP Recovery Manager, HP Jumpstart, HP Audio Switch, HP Sure Connect, OMEN Command Center

Productivity & Lifestyle

Bing Search, HP ePrint Driver, Dropbox10, HP Orbit11

Dimensions/Weight 192 mm (L) x 442.1 mm (W)  x 417.2 mm (D)/ From 17.6 kg

OMEN by HP Laptops

OMEN by HP 15 Laptop
Operating System1 Windows 10 Home
Processor2 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ (2.8 GHz base frequency9, up to 3.8 GHz with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology10, 6 MB cache, 4 cores)

 

Chipset Intel® HM175
Integrated Graphics  

NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 (4 GB GDDR5 dedicated)

NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti (4 GB GDDR5 dedicated)

Display3 15.6″ diagonal FHD 120 Hz IPS anti-glare WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080)
Standard Memory DDR4 System Memory with Dual Channel Memory Support – up to 16GB max supported – User accessible/upgradable
Storage Up to 1 TB 7200 rpm SATA SSHD

Up to 1 TB 7200 rpm SATA; 256 GB PCIe® NVMe™ M.2 SSD  

 

Power/Battery5 150W AC power adapter (GTX 1050/1050Ti)

200W AC power adapter (GTX 1060) cell, 70 Wh Li-ion polymer

Support battery fast charge, Approximately 90% in 90 minutes8

Software2,6 Multimedia & Entertainment

HP Audio Switch

Product Support

HP Support Assistant, User Guide Documentation, Recovery Manager, McAfee LiveSafe (Free 12 months)**, HP 3D DriveGuard(HDD only), HP Sure Connect, HP JumpStart

Productivity & Lifestyle

1 month trial for new Microsoft® Office 365 customers, Dropbox7, HP Orbit11, HP ePrint, OMEN Command Center

Dimensions (mm) /Weight (kg) 388.5 mm (W) x 275.5 mm (D) x 24.8 mm (H) / from 2.568 kg (SSD)

 

OMEN by HP 17 Laptop
Operating System1 Windows 10 Home
Processor2 Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ (2.8 GHz base frequency9, up to 3.8 GHz with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology10, 6 MB cache, 4 cores)
Chipset Intel® HM175
Integrated Graphics NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070 (8 GB GDDR5 dedicated)
Display3 17.3″ diagonal FHD 120 Hz IPS anti-glare WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080)

NVIDIA G-SYNC™ technology (for GTX 1060/1070 only)

Standard Memory DDR4 System Memory with Dual Channel Memory Support – up to 32GB max supported – User accessible/upgradable
Storage  

Up to 1 TB 7200 rpm SATA; 256 GB PCIe® NVMe™ M.2 SSD

Power/Battery5 230 W AC power adapter (1060/1070)

8-cell, 86 Wh Li-ion (1060/1070)

Support battery fast charge, Approximately 90% in 90 minutes8

Software2,6 Multimedia & Entertainment

HP Audio Switch

Product Support

HP Support Assistant, User Guide Documentation, Recovery Manager, McAfee LiveSafe (Free 12 months)**, HP 3D DriveGuard(HDD only), HP Sure Connect, HP JumpStart

Productivity & Lifestyle

1 month trial for new Microsoft® Office 365 customers, Dropbox7, HP Orbit11, HP ePrint, OMEN Command Center

Dimensions (mm) /Weight (kg) 423 mm (W) x 304 mm (D) x 33 mm (H) / from 3.732 kg (SSD)