Get great deals on July 4 on HP hardware: laptops, 2-in-1s, monitors and virtual reality gear, all branded for sale
If you’re in the market for a laptop or gaming PC, Independence Day might be a great time to browse HP’s July 4th sale while you wait for the barbecue to heat up. Discounts are in effect now and will continue through July 10, but HP has some decent “doorbuster” deals going through the weekend and beyond, or while supplies last.
Redeem code HP21J4TH to get an additional 5% off purchases of $ 599 or more. When you use the code DTSMB15, you’ll get an additional 15% discount on desktops and business workstations! Plus, get an additional 10% discount on configurable HP business PCs when you redeem the code SMB10.
We’ve combed through the offerings and found several of the best selections that might narrow your search, so you don’t burn your ribs. Check them…
HP Reverb G2 Virtual Reality Headset at $ 400
If you haven’t jumped into VR yet, now might be a good time. The HP Reverb G2 VR headset typically sells for $ 600 and is among the best around. This weekend, HP is counting it down to $ 100, which is a decent price to go for VR if you already have a capable PC.
You’re going to want to wait until Thursday for this one, however, as HP plans to have a flash sale by slashing the price by an additional $ 100 and bringing your cost down to just $ 400. It’s the same price as Facebook’s top-of-the-line Oculus Quest 2. Of course, you’ll be hooked up to your PC, but if that’s not a problem, the Reverb should offer better graphics fidelity than the Quest 2 or other wireless variants.
The Reverb comes with two motion controllers, a 6-meter PC cable, a DisplayPort to mini-DisplayPort adapter, a USB-C to A adapter, and a power cord. Be sure to check the datasheet to make sure your PC meets the minimum system requirements before you deposit the money.
Omen gaming laptops cost as little as $ 900
While we’re on the subject of gaming, HP is offering its entry-level 17-inch Omen gaming laptop at a discount starting at $ 900. The last time HP had a sale on this computer, it was reduced to $ 1,000. So it’s an even better price to break into laptop gaming.
The casual (basic) gaming setup comes with a Core i5-10300H and a 6GB GTX 1660 Ti. It also has 8GB of RAM, configurable to 32GB. Storage is somewhat lacking, with only an SSD. 256GB, but this can also be upgraded up to 1TB if you want to pay a little more.
HP has two other platforms, Campaign Hero and eSports Pro, which offer a bit more gaming juice. The former has the same CPU / GPU combination as the Casual Gamer platform, but boosts RAM up to 12GB. and upgrades the storage to a 512 GB Intel Optane (32 GB) SSD. The latter upgrades the processing power to an i7-10750H / GTX 1660 Ti combo with 32 GB of RAM with an NVMe M.2 SSD 512 GB. Campaign Hero starts at $ 1,040 and eSports Pro starts at $ 1,390. Both have many configurable options depending on your preferences and your wallet.
All Omen laptops have the same I / O options you’d expect: a Thunderbolt 3 port, three USB-A ports (one with HP Sleep and Charge support), an HDMI 2.0a connection, and a headphone combo jack. /microphone. They also feature Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5, NVMe storage, Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort 1.4, and fast-charging battery support. The fast charger can get the power supply up to 50% in about 45 minutes.
HP Specter x360 13-inch laptop has dropped to $ 900 (or less)
If you’re looking for a two-in-one ultraportable, the 13-inch Specter x360 from HP is one of the best out there. It grabbed an award in our Best Laptops of 2020 last year in the 2-in-1 Ultraportable category. The Specter x360 typically starts at $ 1,050. HP slashed the price by $ 150 this weekend, bringing it to $ 900 for the standard configuration.
Compared to last year’s model, which sold for $ 1,230, this is an incredible deal.
The Specter x360 packs an 11th gen Core i5-1135G7 with Iris Xe Graphics, but you can upgrade it to an i7-1165G7 for $ 180 more. This folding convertible has a very reliable and comfortable trackpad. Still, those working in graphic design will be just as happy with the HP Active Pen included with every unit.
The Specter has superb battery life, whether you’re using the standard FHD display or upgrading to 4K AMOLED for $ 130. Other features include HP True Vision 720p HD infrared camera, Wi-Fi 6 / Bluetooth 5 combo with support for gigabit transfer speeds, two Thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports, one USB-A 3.1 port, one microSD slot and a 3.5 mm audio jack.
Save $ 100 on an HP Omen X 27 Gaming Monitor
Regularly priced at $ 650, this 27-inch QHD display offers a 240Hz refresh rate. It also supports FreeSync 2 HDR technology for smooth, low-latency gaming without screen tearing and compensation. minimum frame rate. Throughout the sale, HP has its Omen X 27 reduced to $ 550.
Like the HP V28, the Omen X offers peak luminance of 300 nits with a contrast ratio of 1000: 1. It also has the same 28 degree tilt mount and VESA mount bracket. It supports both HDMI 2.0 and DisplayPort 1.4 with HDCP support with the cables included in the box.
At $ 550, it’s not a bad, low-cost option for a gaming monitor, but it’s only discounted until Thursday, so be sure to grab it before then.
The 15-inch HP Envy costs just $ 760
For something with a little more screen space, HP’s Envy x360 15z convertible is an even better deal. Last year that 15-inch 2-in-1 was downgraded to $ 803, which we thought was a spectacular price for what you get. This year it is even lower.
For a properly powered laptop at a rock bottom price, the HP Envy 15z will only set you back $ 760.
The base model comes equipped with an AMD Ryzen 5 5500U and 8GB of RAM, which can be upgraded to a Ryzen 7 5700U with 16GB of RAM for an additional $ 210.
The Envy’s multi-touch FHD display is suitable for most purposes. Last year’s models could be upgraded to a 4K UHD AMOLED, but that doesn’t appear to be available this time around. Storage options are slightly more limited, at just 256 GB or 512 GB. Connectivity includes a SuperSpeed USB Type-C 10 Gbps port, two USB-A ports, HDMI 2.0, an AC smart plug, Wi- Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2.
As usual, Envy’s keyboard and trackpad are excellent. Plus, the “tamper-proof” camera security system that shuts the webcam off when not in use is making a comeback in this year’s model, so throw away your black electrical tape.
The HP Envy 15z starts at $ 760 this weekend, up from $ 860. If you’re patient and can wait until Tuesday, you can get it for $ 730 at a flash sale. By the way, the 17-inch Envy is also a solid choice starting at $ 880, a 12% discount.
Get the HP V28 4K 28 “Monitor for as low as $ 249
If you need a new monitor, the HP V28 is the best-selling monitor deal. This 28-inch 4K display is typically priced at $ 380. HP is giving away $ 70 retail throughout the Independence Day sale, taking it to just $ 310. If you want to save even more, there will be flash sales on Sunday July 4 and Friday July 9. During these two days, the price is reduced to $ 250. That’s a $ 130 rebate!
The HP V28 is an HDMI 2.0 monitor with a 60Hz refresh rate and FreeSync support. It has a contrast ratio of 1000: 1 with a brightness of 300 nits. It also has a low blue light mode for eye comfort. Its support offers 5 degrees of tilt forward and up to 23 degrees back. If you prefer to mount it on the wall, it includes a 100mm x 100mm VESA mount bracket in the box.
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