PC/Laptops HP’s New OMEN Series Of VR-Ready Gaming PCs Launched, Prices Start At Rs 79,990 By Krishanu Chatterjee Posted on February 23, 2017 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr HP has entered the Virtual Reality (VR) gaming world with the new OMEN range of gaming laptops and desktops. The OMEN range also includes gaming peripherals including keyboards, mice, mouse pads and headsets as well. The range is expected to cater to the high-end gaming aficionado who also wants a VR gaming experience. The range is based on the Windows 10 platform and includes five variants of laptops. A gaming monitor is also on the cards. The OMEN range will be available from March 15 and will be made available from online retailers, HP World stores, HP’s official website and other e-commerce platforms. The new HP OMEN laptop HP OMEN Gaming PC Specs and Features The HP OMEN laptops come in two variants with one having a 17.3-inch screen while the other has a 15.6-inch screen. The 15.6-inch OMEN gaming laptop will have a full HD display with a superb 1,920 x 1,080 resolution. The behemoth is powered by the 7th-generation Intel quad-core i7-700HQ processor which is paired to the NVIDIA 1050 GeForce GTX graphics card. Among other class leading features is the storage properties of the laptop which will support hybrid storage. The HP OMEN 15.6-inch gaming laptop will support a 1TB Hard Disk mated to 128GB SSD (Solid State Drive). The 17.3-inch model of the HP OMEN gaming laptop will be powered by the latest and the powerful 7th-generation Intel quad-core i7 processor. Expect the new gaming laptop to come equipped with the NVIDIA 1070 GeForce GTX graphics card. This laptop is VR ready, in what is perhaps its biggest draw. The specs of this variant are also impressive. It has a resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels which comes with a built-in G-SYNC technology, which enables better gaming facilities with no screen tearing. The bigger variant also has a 1TB Hard Disk mated to 256GB SSD. The new 17.3-inch HP OMEN laptop also has exquisite Bang & Olufsen Audio equipped with dual speakers. The HP OMEN gaming desktop has an Intel 7th-generation quad-core i7-7700HQ processor, which together with the NVIDIA 1060 GeForce GTX graphics card and the advantage of a dual storage option of 2TB Hard Disk besides the 128GB SSD, makes this an enviable option. The HP OMEN gaming desktop will give good competition to the Dell Alienware range of gaming laptops. Backlit keyboard for a better gaming experience HP OMEN Gaming PC and Peripherals Price The HP OMEN range of gaming laptops will start from 79,990 and will go all the way up to Rs 1,69,990. The 15.6-inch version will come for Rs. 79,990 and the bigger model will retail from Rs. 139,990. The HP OMEN gaming desktop will be made available for Rs. 139,990 while the all-new gaming keyboard will come for Rs. 9,999. Other gaming peripherals like the OMEN headset will cost Rs 7,499. The gaming mouse will start at Rs 7,499 while the mouse pad is priced at Rs 2,199. The HP OMEN headsets are said to offer superior sound quality as well as more comfort.