LG has declared its 2021 lineup of Gram laptops, which sport a new design and some internal improvements. There are a total of five models. These include three clamshells (the Gram 17, the Gram 16, and the Gram 14) and two convertible models (the Gram 2-in-1 16 and the Gram 2-in-1 14). Each model comes with 16:10 displays and is offered in multiple RAM and storage configurations. There are also multiple color options. Users also get fingerprint readers on all LG Gram models that come with a lightweight and slim form factor.
LG Gram 17 (17Z90P), LG Gram 16 (16Z90P), LG Gram 14 (14Z90P) specifications
As the names suggest, all three models have different display screen sizes and batteries, with the same internal specifications. LG Gram 17 features a 17-inch WQXGA (2,560×1,600 pixels) IPS display with 99 % DCI-P3 coverage. LG Gram 16 sports a 16-inch IPS display with the same screen resolution. LG Gram 14 sports a 14-inch WQXGA (1,920×1,200 pixels) IPS display with 99 % DCI-P3 coverage. Each model has a 16:10 aspect ratio display.
These come powered by 11th-Gen Intel Core processors and options for Intel Iris Xe Graphics or Intel UHD Graphics. These can be paired with 8GB or 16GB of LPDDR4x RAM and have M.2 Dual SSD slots for storage. As for the connectivity, the LG Gram models come with Wi-Fi 6, two USB 4 Gen 3×2 (USB PD, Thunderbolt 4), two USB 3.2 Gen2x1, a microSD/UFS port, an HDMI port, and a headphone port.
The 17-inch and 16-inch models pack 80Wh batteries and weigh 1.35kg and 1.19kg, respectively, whereas the 14-inch model packs a 72Wh battery and weighs 999g.
LG Gram 16 2-in-1 (16T90P), LG Gram 14 2-in-1 (14T90P) specifications
LG Gram 16 2-in-1 sports a 16-inch WQXGA (2,560×1,600) touch IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection while the 14-inch model features a WUXGA (1,920×1,200 pixels) touch IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection. Both have a 16:10 aspect ratio. These are also powered by 11th-Gen Intel Core processors and options for Intel Iris Xe Graphics or Intel UHD Graphics. Users get 8GB or 16GB of LPDDR4x RAM and have M.2 Dual SSD slots for storage.
LG Gram 16 2-in-1 packs an 80Wh battery and LG Gram 14 2-in-1 packs a 72Wh battery. As for the connectivity, these also come with Wi-Fi 6, two USB 4 Gen3x2 ports (USB PD, Thunderbolt 4), a single USB 3.2 Gen2x1 port, a microSD/ UFS port, an HDMI port, and a headphone jack. The 16-inch model weighs 1.48kg while the 14-inch model weighs 1.25kg.
LG’s 2021 Gram Laptops pricing and availability
LG has not announced the pricing details and availability of the laptop models yet. LG Gram 17 (17Z90P), LG Gram 16 (16Z90P), and LG Gram 14 (14Z90P) will come in Black, Silver, and White color variants. LG Gram 16 2-in-1 (16T90P) and LG Gram 14 2-in-1 (14T90P) will come in Black, Green, and Silver color variants.