HP Launches Omen X 2s, World’s First Dual Screen Gaming Laptop In India

HP Launches Omen X 2s, World’s First Dual Screen Gaming Laptop In India

HP Launches Omen X 2s, World’s First Dual Screen Gaming Laptop In India

by June 29, 2019

HP has launched the Omen X 2s, which is the world first dual screen gaming laptop, in India. With this, the company is expanding its portfolio in the Indian market. The company has also made the Omen 15 and the Pavilion Gaming 12 laptops available for sale in India.

The HP Omen X 2S laptop was launched in the US last month. The company aims to create a niche in the fast-growing market of gaming laptops. HP has claimed that the Omen X 2S will pack in the “world’s first dual-screen design”. The key highlights of the 15-inch display of the gaming laptop are that it has a 144Hz refresh rate, and a 6-inch 1080p touchscreen panel which is mounted on top of the keyboard.

Along with it, HP has also offered the Photon Wireless Mouse, the Outpost Mousepad with wireless charging capabilities, gaming headsets, and a gaming mouse in the country.

HP Omen X 2S

HP Omen X 2S laptop has been priced in India at a starting price of Rs. 2,09,990. The laptops will be available for purchase from the 1st of July through HP.com and other retailers.

In addition to the laptop’s 15.6-inch primary display that comes in 1080p resolution with 144Hz refresh rate as mentioned earlier, the device is equipped with a 6-inch 1080p secondary display that can mirror the screen in a real time. This is useful because users can easily magnify their on-screen content on the second screen.

The HP Omen X 2S will simultaneously operate both display panels. This will enable users to create a multi-window gaming experience. The secondary display panel that resides on top of the keyboard enables gamers to use other apps, such as Twitch and Spotify, while enjoying an uninterrupted gaming experience.

Under the hood, the new HP machine is powered with up to ninth-generation Intel Core i9 CPU. The processor is paired with Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q graphics card and up to 16GB of DDR4 RAM. The device comes with an option to switch to Intel Optane storage.

Just like the other gaming notebooks, the HP Omen X 2S backlit keyboard comes with RGB lighting. The laptop offers the options to customise RGB lights on both the keyboard and the Omen logo. The Omen X 2S packs in a 20mm-thick chassis that is built with metal. There a proprietary thermal management technology that the laptop is equipped with. It works using three-sided vents and supports five-way airflow. The gaming laptop is also equipped with a special liquid metal CPU thermal paste that offers thermal conductivity of up to 10 times higher than ordinary silicone grease as per the company’s claims. In addition to all this, there is a 12V fan with a three-phase liquid bearing motor to reduce the heat.

The laptop is equipped with dual speakers, 72Whr battery, dual array digital microphone, three USB Type-A ports, one USB Type-C port, one HDMI port, one audio jack, and it comes with support for Bluetooth v5. The laptop weighs 2.38Kgs. It comes in only one colour option namely Shadow Black.

HP Omen 15

HP has also refreshed the Omen 15 laptop alongside the new Omen X 2S. The new variant comes with a price tag of Rs. 1,24,990. This variant is already available for purchase via HP.com. The new Omen 15 comes with a 144Hz display panel with 1080p resolution, ninth-generation Intel Core i9 CPU along with up to 16GB of RAM and Nvidia GeForce RTX Max-Q7 2080 graphics. Both variants of the Omen gaming laptops come with support for new Intel Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) that offers up to 3X faster file transfer speeds than Wi-Fi 5(802.11ac).

HP Pavilion Gaming 15

The Pavilion Gaming 15 laptop has also been refreshed. The new variant is priced at Rs. 70,990 in India. This new model is thinner and comes with an eight percent decrease in height over the previous model. The new variant comes with options such as up to the latest 9th Gen Intel Core i5/i7 high performance mobile CPUs and up to the recently announced NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti with Max-Q design.

HP Omen Photon Wireless Mouse

The HP Omen Photon Wireless Mouse has also been launched in India. The mouse will retail at a price of Rs. 8,499 and will be available for purchase via HP.com from July 1. The wireless mouse packs in removable rests, 11 customisation buttons, and features a 2.4 GHz Proactive Wireless Technology. The mouse, if HP’s claims are to be believed, will have a click response time of 0.2ms, the ability to charge on any Qi enabled surface, and will offer up to 50 hours of battery life.

HP Omen Outpost Mousepad, other accessories

The company has also launched the HP Omen Outpost Mousepad. The Mousepad will retail at Rs. 7,999. It will also be available from July 1 via HP.com.  It supports Qi wireless charging capabilities and can fully charge the Omen Photon Mouse in 2.5 hours. The mousepad can work seamlessly with compatible smartphones as well. The mousepad comes with hard and soft anti-fray mat options on each side and supports a USB Type-A Passthrough port for a wireless dongle.

Lastly, HP has also launched the Pavilion Gaming Headset 400 and the Pavilion Gaming Mouse 300 at a price tag of Rs. 1,999 and Rs. 1,799 respectively. These products too will be available for purchase via HP.com.