back to article Choose your own adventure: HP's new Omen 15 gaming laptop offers choice between AMD and Intel processors

HP has refreshed its Omen 15 gaming laptop, and choice is the name of the game here. This effort emphasises customisation, extending to providing an option between Intel and AMD chips. Punters can go with an Intel Comet Lake H-Series processor or a Ryzen 7 H-Series chip if they plump for AMD. That decision determines the …

  1. Christopher Reeve's Horse

    Cool.

    Or probably very hot, being a gaming laptop!

    Also, being a gaming laptop, will it look like an 8 year old’s drawing of a Lamborghini engine cover that’s been festooned in cheap Christmas lights? I hope not.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    For me, their website does not work in the UK.

    I tried to use the filter function for Laptops, and it does not filter - such as selecting 17" laptop screen size. Is anyone else having this problem ?. Thanks.

  3. karlkarl Silver badge
    Coat

    "Are you Team Red or Team Blue?"

    Neither. They are both rather untrustworthy, almost on a criminal scale.

    Icon: Mine is the one with *nothing* in its pocket because we have a very slim selection of viable alternative ethical hardware platforms. ;)

  4. Tom Chiverton 1
    Linux

    Well? Dell kit all supports main line Linux.

    How do these stack up?

    1. IGotOut Silver badge

      Surely it should be Linux supports Fell?

    2. eldakka Silver badge
      Coat

      Well? Dell kit all supports main line Linux.

      Mainlining anything without medical supervision is not advised.

  5. Mr Dogshit

    Replaceable RAM and storage! Whatever will they think of next?

    1. Wade Burchette Silver badge

      How about the same options available on the AMD and Intel products instead of limiting the higher quality stuff to just the latter.

    2. Gotno iShit Wantno iShit

      Whatever will they think of next?

      With any luck, screens in aspect ratios other than 16poxy9.

  6. UBF

    We need a review

    focused exclusively on quality of construction (HP's weak point), serviceability and thermals. The market has no need for another (gaming or not) laptop that throttles painfully all the time.

  7. Fabrizio
    FAIL

    RAID-0

    With two PCIe slots available, one can even set up one's own RAID 0 arrangement.

    RAID-0 is worse than no RAID at all as your system will break down completely if just one of those 2 disks fails...

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