LG launched their first premium lightweight laptops LG Gram series in US. LG Gram series are available at Microsoft stores across US and online at Microsoft Store and Amazon.com. The Gram series is light weight, high-performance laptop that is build for portability and durability with a slim and modern design.
LG Gram series available in two screen sizes 13-inch and 14-inch, also it’s lighter than MacBook Air, only weight 2.16 pounds or 0.979 Kg for 14-inch model and 12.7mm thick. LG achieve this light weight, by design this laptop with carbon-lithium and carbon-magnesium construction, same thing that used in a race care and spacecraft.
“LG has a long history of developing innovative consumer electronics products and has applied that expertise, along with its laptop success in other markets, to the LG gram series in the U.S.,” said David VanderWaal, vice president of marketing, LG Electronics USA. “We recognize this is an extremely competitive category, and are confident consumers will respond well to this product that combines powerful performance with lightweight design.”
“We’re thrilled that LG is bringing the LG gram series of premium devices with Windows 10 to the U.S.,” said Peter Han, vice president of worldwide OEM marketing, Microsoft Corp. “LG delivers sound and display innovation in a sleek, lightweight device that brings to life some of the exciting new features in Windows 10, including Cortana and Microsoft Edge.”
LG Gram comes with Windows 10 and fifth generation Intel Core i5 or i7 processor for powerful performance. LG Gram series features 1920 x 1080 resolution IPS display and advanced sound quality with its built-in Digital-to-Analog converter (DAC), which will provide hi-fi quality sound with less distortion. The connectivity is provided by Wi-Fi and Bluetooth with extra ports for USB 3.0, a micro-USB and micro-SD slot. It also comes with a built-in HDMI port. With LG Gram’s instant boot feature, the operating system starts up immediately when the user opens the display whether it’s totally powered off or simply in sleep/hibernation mode. It also boasts a battery life of up to 7.5 hours, allowing most users to enjoy a full day’s use in a single charge.
Three models comprise the LG gram laptop series:
LG gram 13 – 13-inch model in white with Intel Core i5, 8GB of memory and 128GB of storage Model 13Z950-A.AA3WU1. Weight: 2.16 pounds. Suggested price: $899
LG gram 14 – 14-inch model in gold with Intel Core i5, 8GB of memory and 128GB of storage Model 14Z950-A.AA3GU1. Weight: 2.16 pounds. Suggested price: $999
LG gram 14 – 14-inch model in gold with Intel Core i7, 8GB of memory and 256GB of storage 14Z950-A Model 14Z950-A.AA4GU1. Weight: 2.16 pounds. Suggested price: $1,399