• HP's Omen X 2S is the world's first gaming laptop to have two screens for some reason

    5 days ago - By Rock, Paper, Shotgun

    In a classic case of ‘doing it because we can'-itis, HP have unveiled the world's first dual-screen gaming laptop. Dubbed the Omen X 2S, this gaming laptop not only has a regular 15.6in screen, but a smaller, almost touch pad-sized screen beneath it sitting above the keyboard. According to HP, you see, 82% of people use their phones for messaging while playing games these days, while 49% use them to watch livestreams, videos and surf the web. Thus, the logic surely follows that you might as well ditch your phone altogether and just do everything from your trusty laptop - and pay loads more...
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  • Dear HP, please make a developer edition of your bonkers dual-screen laptop

    Dear HP, please make a developer edition of your bonkers dual-screen laptop

    5 days ago - By The Next Web

    Yesterday, HP announced its new Omen X 2S laptop, which the company says is the world's first dual-screen gaming portable. In addition to a 15-inch primary display, the machine comes with a petite 6-inch 1080p touchscreen panel located just slightly above the keyboard. While you can't use this to extend the gaming experience, as you perhaps would with a normal external monitor, you could use it to watch Twitch streams while you play, or chat with friends on Discord. I'm not much of a PC gamer (although I am partial to the occasional bit of Civilization), but I am a...
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  • HP's New Gaming Laptop Has a Secondary Display Built in

    HP's New Gaming Laptop Has a Secondary Display Built in

    5 days ago - By ExtremeTech

    Most of the action takes place on the big 15-inch on the HP Omen X 2S, but there's a secondary 6-inch display right above the keyboard.
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