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LG is Unveiling Two New Gram Laptops at CES 2019

The LG gram 2-in-1 model
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LG will unveil the latest additions to its ultra-light gram laptop line at CES 2019 - the new LG gram 2-in-1 and LG gram 17 models. These additions stay true to the gram's character with more processing power and all-around usability balanced with a "level of portability previously thought impossible for a laptop this size" according to LG.

The 2-in-1 model is dubbed a “convertible” laptop thanks to its ability to conveniently fold to transform from laptop to tablet and back again, giving users flexibility for use in various situations.

The LG gram 2-in-1 model
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Features of the 2-in-1 model include:
  • A 14-inch large touch screen.
  • A 360-degree hinge for easy switch for laptop to tablet mode and vice versa.
  • A Wacom AES 2.0 Pen with 4,096 pressure levels and tilt detection.
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5 screen.
  • IPS display technology.
  • 16:9 aspect ratio.
  • 256GB / 512GB (M.2 Slot) storage.
  • Backlit Keyboard with 98 keys.
  • 21 hours battery life.
  • Intel UHD Graphics GPU.
  • Intel 8th Gen Core Processor CPU.
  • USB 3.1 Type-C, USB 3.1 x 2, Dual Mic, HDMI, microSD, HP/Mic Out (Combo) I/O port and
  • a Fingerprint Reader.
The gram 17 model
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Features of the gram 17 model include:

  • 17-inch display.
  • 16:10 aspect ratio.
  • 1340g weight.
  • 8GB / 16GB (DDR4, 1 on board + 1 slot) memory.
  • 256GB / 512GB (M.2 Slot) storage.
  • White, Dark Silver colors.
  • A Backlit Keyboard with 98 keys.
  • USB 3.1 Type-C (Thunderbolt 3 Option), USB 3.1 x 3, Dual Mic, HDMI, microSD, HP/Mic Out (Combo) I/O port.
  • Intel UHD Graphics GPU.
  • Intel 8th Gen CPU and
  • 19.5 hours battery life.

The gram 17
image : LG

“LG gram has evolved in accordance with what consumers have been asking for – super-light laptops that pair performance with optimum portability,” LG’s IT business division head Jang Ik-hwan said. “With beautiful displays, compelling design and enough power for productivity and play, the 2019 LG gram models deliver convenience on a whole new scale, bringing unprecedented value to the laptop experience.”

Visitors to LG's booth at CES 2019 will get to see and experience the new models first-hand as well as a capsule-based beer making machine the company is also unveiling.


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