Hewlett Packard (HP) features a variety of gaming laptops under its name but this one, the HP Omen X, will be safely aforesaid to be the simplest of HP’s best gaming laptops. The HP Omen X Specs is an upgrade from the HP Omen 17 that was released last year (2017), and it brings on board enhancements within the aspects of keyboard style and customization, central processing unit overclocking, cooling and heat pipe style and quantity, RAM, graphics unit, etc.

HP Omen X Specs

The design is durable, and it comes with a display and GPU that permits you to play games at their native resolution. And asides the very fact that the GPU was optimally designed to last long, GPU clock speed has additionally been reduced therefore as to cut down on battery usage. The display is also smart with an unbelievably high refresh rate and G-sync. Want a top-of-the-line gaming computer you’ll trust to handle gaming without glitches? You ought to check up on the HP Omen X.

HP Omen X Specs

  • Display: 17.3-inch, 4K UHD (3840 x 2160), IPS
  • Dimension and Weight:  ; 4.85 kg (10.7 lbs)
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-7820HK
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8GB GDDR5X)
  • RAM: 32GB DDR4 (2x 16384MB)
  • Storage (SSD): up to 2TB
  • Battery:
  • Ports: 3 x USB 3.0, 2x 3.5mm headphone jack (for headphone and microphone , HDMI 2.0, 2 x USB 3.1 Type-C (ThunderBolt supported), 1 x mini DisplayPort, SD card reader, RJ-45 LAN.
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Design and Build

As it is with several gaming laptops, the HP Omen X comes with an enormous and clumsy chassis. At a large 40mm thickness level and weight of 4.3kg. The Omen X doesn’t qualify to be referred to as ‘portable.’ the concept behind this chunk is but intelligible as HP designed it that way purposely to feature a lot of heat pipes for more {effective| more straightforward |more practical} cooling effect throughout gaming and to additionally house an enormous battery sufficiently big to produce more extended gaming hours. HP Omen X Specs…

HP Omen X Specs

Like the Omen 15 and Omen 17, the lid is created of an anodized metallic element, patterned metal sheet and two semiconductor diode strips that form the illuminated X logo. However, in contrast to its predecessors, the illumination pattern and hues of the logo may be bespoke. There a handful of ports on the rear-facing facet of the Omen 17’s bottom chassis: HDMI 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet port, 2 USB-C ThunderBolt ports, a mini DisplayPort, and one USB 3.1 port.

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Other ports which have two 3.5mm jack (for headphone and microphone), two additional USB 3.1 ports and SD card reader are unfolded around the portable computer. HP Omen X Specs…

HP Omen X Specs

Opening the lid reveals a full-size keyboard and touchpad. The keyboard is RGB-illuminated and sports keys that are comfy not only for gaming but typewriting too. There {are also|also are|are} particular set of keys on the keyboards; six macro keys are placed, vertically, on the left side of the keyboard, and there’s an Omen-branded key that launches the Omen Command Centre app once clicked.


HP Omen X Specs

The HP Omen X comes with a 17.3-inch screen. The display is an IPS panel with a Full HD (1,920 x 1,080 pixels) resolution, refresh rate of 120Hz, and G-Sync support. Be it for gaming or watching videos, you must expect nothing but incredible viewing angles and good color replica. Brightness stands at about 333 cd/m² whereas display density measures are 127ppi (0.1995 x 0.1995 mm pixel pitch).

There’s an optional model of the Omen X with a 4K UHD IPS board with an excellent faster refresh rate of 144Hz.

Processor and Storage

The HP Omen X is power-driven by Intel’s Latest generation of Kaby Lake central processing unit, the Core i7-7820HK. This processor comes with a complete of 4 core and a clock speed of 2.9GHz which may reach up to 3.9GHz in Turbo Boost mode. Helping the CPU could be a Nvidia GTX 1080, a robust graphics unit with 8GB GDDR5 memory which can additionally boost clock speed, improve thermals and overall potency.

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HP Omen X Specs

Regarding storage, what you get is 32GB of DDR4 RAM that is unlocked for overclocking and 2 SSD slots (with 1TB out-of-the-box) and 2TB of HDD.


The Omen X sports a 99Wh 6-cell battery out-of-the-box. And in contrast to skilled and business laptops that may conveniently provide more extended hours of usage time, gamers continuously wish they’d get it better, or equal to a minimum of. Unlike the Dell XPS 13 (2018) —a portable business notebook— that boasts of a surprising 21 hours of battery life, the utmost you’ll be able to get out the HP Omen X is 4 hours. Might be shorter or longer, it all depends on how you employ the device and therefore the variety of games you play thereon.


While price varies per display and storage configurations, the HP Omen X starts at about US$ 2,270.



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