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HP OMEN by HP 25L (GT12-0129)

HP OMEN by HP 25L (GT12-0129)

This powerful PC is an attractive solution if you want to play the most demanding PC games and when you're done, its extra horsepower could come in handy with creative software.

Other Considerations

Here are a few things about this Stationary Computer which could come as a surprise. For each point, you will find how to fix it (if it's an issue) and how much to budget for it. Not every point below will be a concern, but hopefully, we can keep your surprises to a minimum.

Speakerless. This Stationary Computer needs external speakers to play sounds. Your options are to hook it up to a TV or a monitor with built-in speakers, use external speakers or a headset.$30+

No Camera or Microphone. If your plans include skyping with family members or playing with your friends online, you would need a webcam or, for best results, a headset and microphone.$40+

Screenless. If you don't already have a monitor from your last computer, you could connect this Stationary Computer to a TV or get a new monitor.$120+

No Optical Drive. If you still use CDs, DVDs, or Blu-Ray disks on a regular basis, you will need an external drive to read them with this Stationary Computer.$30+

Assuming you are starting over fresh, you can expect to spend $320 on accessories, for a total cost of $2020.

Who it's For

  • Long-Term Gamer
  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Gamer
  • Hardcore Graphic Designer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared to other Stationary Computers

Bang for the Buck93th percentile
Versatility93th percentile
Power (General Purpose)70th percentile
Power (Graphical)59th percentile
Power (Large Files & Multitasking)100th percentile
Storage Space96th percentile
Portability59th percentile
Ease of Maintenance75th percentile
Longevity93th percentile

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck87th percentile
Versatility56th percentile
Power (General Purpose)86th percentile
Power (Graphical)79th percentile
Power (Large Files & Multitasking)100th percentile
Storage Space99th percentile
Portability20th percentile
Ease of Maintenance95th percentile
Longevity95th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows 10, Home Edition

CPU

Intel Core i7-10700F, 8 cores clocked from 2.9 to 4.8 GHz

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, 6 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

2.25 TB total, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Dimensions and Weight

Dimensions (cm): w16.5 × d43.3 × h36.9

Dimensions (in): w6.5 × d109.98 × h93.73

Weight (kg): 11.46

Weight (lbs.): 25.27

Features

  • Fixed storage: Solid State (very fast)
  • Fixed storage: 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)
  • DisplayPort
  • DVI
  • HDMI
  • Multiple Monitor Support
  • USB 2
  • USB Type-C
  • USB 3.1
  • USB Type-A
  • USB 3.2
  • Ethernet 10
  • Ethernet 100
  • Ethernet 1000 (Gigabit)
  • 3.5mm Stereo jack
  • 3.5mm Headphone+Microphone combo jack
  • Bluetooth 5
  • Wi-Fi a
  • Wi-Fi b
  • Wi-Fi g
  • Wi-Fi n
  • Wi-Fi ac
  • Wi-Fi 6 ax

Maintenance and Upgrades

Commonly Replaced Components

Local Storage: Easy project for an enthusiast

Memory: Easy project for an enthusiast

GPU: A technician can help you with that

Additional Ressources

Software Compatibility

Here's how you can expect this stationary computer to fare with popular software based on developpers specified system requirements. For reference, a 1-star rating means minimal requirements are met and a 3-stars rating means recommended specs are met. Ratings beyond the 3-stars point could be advisable for uncommon scenarios like modding, working with very large and complex documents, etc.

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Memory

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