Omen 27c LifestyleSource: HP

What you need to know

  • HP announced the OMEN 27c gaming monitor.
  • It's a 1000R curved monitor with a QHD resolution and a 240Hz refresh rate.
  • The OMEN 27c is available starting today for $530.

HP launched the OMEN 27c today. It's a curved gaming monitor with a 240Hz refresh rate, a 1 ms response time, and support for AMD FreeSync Premium Pro. The QHD monitor is available starting today for $530. While we'll have to get our hands on it to make a complete assessment, its specs compete with the best PC gaming monitors. The OMEN 27c could also be one of the best monitors for the Xbox Series X and Series S.

The OMEN 27c has a 1000R curvature to help increase immersion. It's Eyesafe certified to reduce eye strain during longer gaming sessions. HP claims that the OMEN 27c is the world's first Eyesafe certified 1000R curved gaming monitor. The monitor has a QHD resolution, HDR 400, and DCI-P3 92% color gamut.

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Category HP Omen 27c
Screen size 27 inches
Resolution 2560x1440 (QHD)
Refresh rate Up to 240Hz (DP)
Up to 144Hz (HDMI)
Aspect ratio 16:9
Curve 1000R
Panel type VA
HDR VESA Certified DisplayHDR 400
Bit depth 8 bit
Brightness 450 nits (HDR on)
400 nits (HDR off)
Contrast ratio 3,000:1 (Static)
9,000:1 (HDR)
Response time 1 ms
VRR AMD FreeSync Premium Pro
Ports HDMI 2.0
DisplayPort 1.4
USB-C
Two USB-A 3.2 (Gen 2)
3.5mm audio
Color 99% sRGB
92% DCI-P3
VESA 100mm x 100mm

OMEN 27c gaming monitorSource: HP

To help ensure smooth and swift gameplay, the OMEN 27c has a display with a 240Hz refresh rate, a 1 ms response time, and supports AMD FreeSync Premium Pro.

HP customized the software of the OMEN 27c for gaming as well. OMEN Gaming Hub features dynamic crosshairs which change color based on the environment. There are 248 customization options for shape and color. Shadow Vision enhances details in dark areas of gameplay. The OMEN 27c also supports Edge Precision, which smooths and corrects sharp images.

Omen 27c

HP Omen 27c gaming monitor

This curved gaming monitor has a QHD resolution, a 240Hz display, and a response time of 1 ms. It also supports AMD FreeSync Premium Pro.

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