LG announced today its latest Gram series laptops to set a new standard for portable computers. According to the South Korean technology giants, these laptops are the company's formula for combining portability and performance with extended battery life. LG announced four variants of the device, including Gram 14, Gram 15, Gram 17 and Gram 2-in-1. Powering the Gram series is an Intel Core processor of the 10th generation.
2020 LG grams Technical data and features
The LG Gram 14 (model number 14Z90N) and the Gram 2-in-1 (14T90N) feature 15-inch Full HD + displays. The only difference is the touch-sensitive screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 certificate in 2-in-1 format. The Gram 15 (15Z90N) features a 15.6-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The Gram 17 (17Z90N) has a Quad HD display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. The display of the Gram 17 is the only one in the series with an aspect ratio of 16:10. The other three displays have an aspect ratio of 16: 9.
The core of the Gram series is an Intel Core processor of the 10th generation with up to 16 GB of DDR4 RAM and two SSD M.2 slots. While the user can choose between UHD and Intel Iris Plus graphics at Gram 14, 15, and 17, the Gram 2-in-1 is available only with Intel UHD graphics. The Iris Plus graphics promises a smoother gaming experience. LG claims that users can edit 4K video on the move using the new Gram series laptops.
While the Gram 14 and Gram 2-in-1 models have 72 Wh batteries, the other two laptops draw power from an 80 Wh device. LG has equipped the 2020 gram series with a mega-cooling system, which can maintain the core temperature even under heavy load. The 2020 LG Gram series is equipped with a backlit keyboard. Connectivity options include USB Type C, some USB Type 3.1 ports, Wi-Fi 6, microSD and UFS slots, an HDMI port and a 3.5mm headphone / microphone combo port. Additional features include DTS X Ultra audio enhancement and a fingerprint scanner. LG Gram laptops are MIL-STD-810G compliant and therefore highly resistant to harsh climatic conditions.
LG plans to unveil the Gram series, along with its other products, at CES 2020, scheduled to take place between 7 and 10 January.