LG Gram 17, Gram 2-in-1 Announced Ahead of CES 2019

LG Gram 17, Gram 2-in-1 Announced Ahead of CES 2019

LG Gram 17, Gram 2-in-1 Announced Ahead of CES 2019

by December 14, 2018

LG Electronics has announced that it will refresh its premium ultra-light LG Gram laptop range. The two new models will be launched at CES 2019 as has been the company’s tradition. The two models are the LG Gram 17 (model 17Z990) with a 17-inch display, and the LG Gram 2-in-1 (model 14T990) with a 14-inch display panel.

The LG Gram 17 offers maximum performance while coming with a thin form factor. The LG Gram 2-in-1 offers the portability of a tablet and comes with a 360-degree hinge which helps to seamlessly convert the device into a laptop. Both the laptops will run Windows 10 out-of-the-box.

As per the company, these two new LG Gram models are winners of the 2019 CES Innovation Award. LG has not yet announced the pricing and availability details of the laptops. The details are expected to be announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2019 in January.

LG Gram 17 specifications

The LG Gram 17 features a 17-inch WQXVGA display with a resolution of 2560×1600 pixels. The IPS sRGB display panel offers an aspect ratio of 16:10. The laptop is powered by an 8th-generation Intel Core processor which is coupled with Intel UHD graphics. It offers up to 16GB of DDR4 RAM, and a 256GB solid-state drive (SSD). The additional SSD slot of up to 256 GB can be enabled through the extra slot provided in the laptop.

The LG Gram 17 weighs around 1,340 grams which makes it one of the lightest 17-inch laptops in the market. The laptop is backed by a 72 Whr battery which can offer an impressive 19.5 hours of battery life on a single full charge.

The LG Gram 17 notebook features US military MIL-STD-810G durability criteria. The laptop can hence withstand seven resilience factors including shock, dust, extreme temperatures, etc.

As for its connectivity, it comes with ports including a USB Type-C (v3.1) port, 3x USB 3.1 ports, an HDMI port, HP/ Mic Out combo, a microSD card slot, and a dual microphone. The laptop offers other features such as a fingerprint reader, Precision Glass Touchpad, a backlit keyboard, and DTS Headphone X audio support. The dimensions of the laptop include 380.6×265.7×17.4mm.

LG Gram 2-in-1 features

The LG Gram 2-in-1 hybrid laptop features a 14-inch full-HD IPS display panel with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The display comes with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. This notebook is powered by the 8th-gen Intel Core processor. The processor is coupled with Intel UHD graphics and offers 8GB/ 16GB of DDR4 RAM, and 256GB/ 512GB solid-state drives.

The laptop is equipped with connectivity ports including a USB Type-C (v3.1) port, 2x USB 3.1 ports, an HDMI port, HP/ Mic Out combo, a microSD card slot, and a dual mic. The other features on the laptop include a fingerprint reader, LG Stylus pen (Wacom AES2.0), MIL-STD-810G certification, backlit keyboard, and DTS headphone X audio. The dimensions of the laptop are 324.6×210.8×17.9mm and it weighs 1,145 grams.