HP is expanding its gaming segment in PCs with the latest Omen series in India. The company has unveiled five notebooks, one desktop model, one monitor and other accessories in the HP Omen Series. The series will be available in India on www.hpshopping.in and selected HP World stores starting this March 15. The windows 10 Home-based desktop and laptops pricing starts at Rs 79990.
“Gaming industry in India is almost Rs 3,000 crore right now which will become bigger as we move forward. To address a new segment of the market which has not been met by HP so far but offers huge potential to growth, we have launched a range of gaming devices,” says, Rajiv Srivastava, Managing Director at HP Inc. India.
HP Omen series features the latest seventh generation Intel Core i7 processors coupled with Nvidia GeForce GTX graphics. The HP Omen 17 model flaunts VR ready platform, and the base model sports a 17.3-inch full-HD display.
It is powered by a 2.8GHz Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor, 16GB of DDR4 RAM, 6GB GDDR5 video memory, 1TB 7200RPM HDD with 128GB SSD storage, and Bang & Olufsen audio with dual speakers. The Omen 17 price in India starts at Rs 139990.
Coming to the HP Omen 15 base model, it sports a 15.6-inch full-HD display. The laptop is powered by a 7th gen 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5-7300HQ processor, 2GB Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 graphics, 8GB of DDR4 RAM. Pricing of the laptop starts at Rs 79,990.
HP Omen 870 desktop price starts at Rs 1,39,990 and does pack competing features in the segment. The PC comes with a 3GB Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 graphics and 16GB DDR4 RAM. The desktop is powered by a 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor clocked at 4.2GHz. It does pack a 128GB SSD and 2TB 7200RPM HDD.
HP Omen Series in India also comes partnered with Steel-Series which include a Mouse, Mouse-pad, keyboard and headset priced at Rs. 2,199, Rs. 5,499, Rs. 9,999 and Rs. 7,499 respectively.