The Hewlett-Packard Company has announced the new HP OMEN X 2S laptop The device was announced at the HP Gaming Festival in Beijing. What makes this device so special, is that it is the world’s first dual-screen gaming laptop and features liquid metal compound cooled CPU. It was launched alongside the HP OMEN 15 and the new HP OMEN 17 Gaming laptop.
The laptop comes in either 15-inch 1080p or 4K display options. The second screen is a 6-inch 1080p touchscreen mounted above the keyboard. It comes with a 20mm metal chassis and weighs 2.34 kgs. Its display has a refresh rate of 144Hz and another model with a 240Hz refresh rate is expected to come later this year.
The HP OMEN X 2S laptop is powered by up to a 9th generation Intel Core i9 processor, up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 graphics, PCIe SSD, RAID 0, and IntelOptane memory with SSD as storage options and 32GB DDR4 RAM. There are three USB 3.1 Type A ports, one ThunderBolt 3 USB Type-C port, one HDMI 2.0 port, a Gigabit Ethernet port and a 3.5mm audio jack.
The OMEN X 2S also comes with the new ‘OMEN Tempest Cooling’ technology, which contains 3-sided venting for 5-way airflow and a 12V fan module with a 3-phase motor and fluid dynamic bearings. Users also get the ability to do real-time screen mirroring, monitor the system performance and customize the RGB lighting with the OMEN Command Center.
Pricing and Availability
The HP OMEN X 2S laptop comes with a price tag starting at $2099.99. It will be available from June in the US with the 240Hz option expected to be available in July.