Hewlett-Packard releases its HP Omen 17-an032nf, a new versatile 17-inch 17-inch IPS full-screen IPS gaming laptop. It embeds a dedicated NVIDIA Pascal high-end dedicated GTX Ti 4GB dedicated graphics card, a hybrid storage solution combining dedicated SSD and high capacity fast hard drive, a Kaby Lake i7 Quad Core processor, a backlit chiclet keyboard or a connector. USB 3.1 Type-C. It runs on Windows 10 and appears at less than 1100 euros .
It sports an original design gamer Black Shadow pattern carbon fiber cover brushed sandblasted keyboard frame finish.
Specifications HP Omen 17-an032nf
|Slab||17.3 ” Full HD LED IPS (1920×1080, anti-glare / matte)|
|Processor||Intel Core i7-7700HQ Kaby Lake (2.8 GHz, 4 cores)|
|RAM installed (max)||8 GB (1 x 8 GB) DDR4 2133 MHz (16 GB), 2 slots (1 free)|
|Storage space||128GB SSD M.2 (NVMe PCIe x4) 1 TB at 7200 rpm|
|Graphic card||NVIDIA Pascal GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB GDDR5 Dedicated|
|Optical reader||DVD engraver|
|Audio system||2 speakers Bang & Olufsen Audio Boost|
|webcam||HD 720p (1280×720) with microphone|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac (2×2) Gigabit Ethernet|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Bluetooth 4.2|
|Card reader||SD / SDHC / SDXC|
|Video output (s)||HDMI, mini DisplayPort|
|USB||3 USB 3.1 (Gen1) 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1)|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|Drums||Li-Ion 8 cells 86Whr|
|Dimensions (mm)||423 x 304 x 33|
|Other||Backlit chiclet keyboard with numeric keypad, multi-touch touchpad|
The HP Omen 17-an032nf can appeal to anyone looking for a versatile, large-format, gaming-oriented notebook.
It is indeed able to run a maximum of games as long as you consent to adaptations under the most demanding titles in graphics resources because it is based on dedicated map GeForce GTX 1050 Ti version 4 GB dedicated.
This laptop also delivers a power capable of filling a large number of users with its Quad Core i7-7700HQ Kaby Lake processor and its 8 GB of RAM.
Such components guarantee a much faster operation than a Dual Core and 4 GB DDR3 / 4 processor, and the difference is particularly noticeable in CPU and RAM-intensive areas that use multicore architecture such as video editing, photo editing or 3D rendering.
With its very fast 128 GB dedicated SSD dedicated to house the system as well as the main games / software, this computer is very responsive and fluid. Good point, the SSD comes with a 1000 GB hard drive (speed of 7200 rpm against 5400 rpm as standard) to store and install multiple files and software bonus.
IPS, the screen offers a more accurate colorimetry than the average and very comfortable viewing angles, both horizontally and vertically. Full HD, it lends itself very well to the display of High Definition content and especially videos in its 16 / 9th format. Anti-reflective coating, the screen also provides better visibility than a bright slab in bright environment.
Integrated connectivity is good too, including a USB 3.1 Type-C, Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi ac modules to communicate and connect wirelessly remotely, video output mini-DisplayPort and HDMI useful for easily connect this PC to a monitor or a TV for example, Ethernet and audio ports or USB3 compatible USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 3, guaranteeing transfers up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if devices are connected to it USB 3.0 / .1.
Finally, the chiclet keyboard can be backlighted which is handy to distinguish its keys in a dim light.