Cutting-edge visuals, aggressive design, and power-packed performance got a new name, OMEN by HP. Where gaming laptop market is getting bigger and bigger, companies trying to cash in and launch their specific dedicated gaming arms to get the bigger pie on the gaming market.
HP a renowned player in computer peripherals and devices launched its own gaming subsidiary Omen consisting superb hardware wrapped in stylish designs at affordable pricing. Angled textured designing, advanced supportive hardware, new Omen branding, Red LEDs, backlit keyboard, amazing display, splendid sound and newly designed air vents are some of the prominent features of an Omen range of gaming laptops.
HP 17-an110nr is also one of the laptops from Omen series fueled with 8th Gen Intel Core processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10 series graphics chipset. Apart from that, a lot of advanced features, technology, communication ports, and storage devices are attached for exceptional performance. The weight of 8.33 pounds and dimensions of 16.65 x 11.97 x 1.30 inches makes this laptop looks bit bulky.
OMEN by HP Overview (17-an110nr)
You are welcomed with X-shaped texture design and trademark Omen logo on the top. Air vents are designed and placed superbly to give this laptop a supercar inspired look. Open the lid, you can notice 17-inch screen and red backlit keyboard. Same textured design of outer region is extended to keyboard, trackpad and palm rest as well.
Under the hood, this device is equipped with latest 8th Gen Intel Hexa-Core i7-8750H processor with 12 GB DDR4 2666 SDRAM. Stunning visuals on 17.3-inch full HD anti-glare 1920 x 1080 resolution panels has been derived from NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics chipset. In addition to that, 4 GB of GDDR5 dedicated video memory is provided for responsive graphics without any lagging.
Dual storage options help you out to store massive data, unlimited movies, favorite games and applications without any hiccups. Primary storage of 1 TB 7200 rpm SATA hard drive option is equally supported by 128 GB PCIe NVMe M.2 solid state drive option. Full-size red backlit keyboard with WASD highlight keys and independent macro keys provides you the comfort of working for long hours tirelessly.
You can easily connect multiple devices to this laptop using various communication channels attached to this gaming laptop. The USB 3.1 Gen 1, USB 3.1 Type C, HDMI, and mDP are some of the options provided for multi-tasking. In addition to that, wired internet connectivity can be done through RJ-45 jack and wireless through 802.11ac WiFi or Bluetooth option.
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The company claims the Battery life of up to 12 hours and 15 minutes in mixed usage conditions, up to 8 -9 hours in videos playback condition and 6-7 hours with wireless streaming. All options look great and the battery seems to be long lasting if claims are to be believed. HP Omen 17-an110nr Available on Amazon.
All-in-all this laptop looks to be a better bet in terms of aggressive designing, premium styling, and advanced hardware unit. Above all, the battery life is amazing.