Omen Game Stream: HP’s cloud gaming solution

At the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Las Vegas, HP showcased its Omen Game Stream, which allows consumers to play on Windows systems through the cloud computing company Parsec.

OMEN Game Stream allows gamers to play top AAA games anytime and anywhere by leveraging the power and performance of their OMEN PC on any Windows 10 device with a high-speed internet connection.

Specific details include:

  • Connected cloud gaming experience: Offered within the OMEN Command Center, gamers can now take their OMEN gaming experience with them on-the-go with their OMEN gaming PC doing all the heavy lifting by acting as a cloud gaming server
  • Push gaming boundaries: Using any Windows 10 device, gamers can connect to their OMEN PC and play games that are well beyond the hardware specifications of the connecting device for an incredible cloud gaming experience

According to CNet, the serving system should be physically connected to the network, and the connection between it and the client system is stable, with a bandwidth of at least 25 megabits per second, making a performance of 1080p/60fps.

Written by Leah Alger