Building on the consumer version of the HP Omen X gaming-PC-in-a-backpack, HP has this week unveiled a new enterprise edition which has been created for business applications and takes the form of the HP Z VR Backpack.
As with the consumer version the HP Z VR Backpack provides users with a way to carry a battery-powered compact PC workstation on their back that is capable of powering a virtual reality headset.
Powered by an Intel Core i7-7820HQ processor with vPro supported by 16GB of NVIDIA Quadro P5200 graphics the system can be configured with memory and storage options to suit your requirements with the ability to install up to 32 GB of DDR4-2400 RAM and up to 1 TB of storage.
The system is capable of powering high-end virtual reality headsets such as the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and others and includes business friendly features such as a TPM 2.0 module, Windows 10 Pro support, and a commercial BIOS with support for features like wake on LAN. HP explains more :
Unlock the full potential of VR with the most powerful wearable VR PC ever created. Avoid getting tangled in cords. This light, comfortable backpack and hot swappable batteries lets you work, demonstrate, or train people with VR in any space. Create and interact with complex simulations. High-end performance VR and the latest high-fidelity graphic card to help prevent dropped frames. The dock lets you quickly transition back and forth between high-powered desktop for virtual reality content design and wearable VR PC for validating your creations.
The HP Z VR Backpack will be available to purchase in a few months time during September 2017 and will be priced from $3,299. For more information and full specifications jump over to the HP website via the link below.