The LG Gram 13 inch model review

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We bring you one of the most exclusive review, today will look at the LG Gram laptop, with high end slim and light machines. The latest version of the LG Gram has been out for the past few month now, which you must have know, and you might have seen review about the LG Gram, so if you have not stayed with us, we are reviewing the smaller model of it which is the 13-inch model, meanwhile buyer are much more interested in what they can carry around here and there.


Key Features

  • 8th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7 processor
  • Windows 10 Home
  • 13.3 Inch Full HD IPS Touchscreen
  • 8GB RAM & 256GB SSD
  • 72Wh Lithium Battery (up to 18 hours)
  • Fingerprint ID



LG Gram
The LG Gram Display performance is decent, with a little brightness of 311 nits, and a contrast ratio of 1030:1 with an acceptable viewing angles. achieving a CCT average of 6613K, a grey-scale average deltaE of 3.22, and average deltaEs between 2.5 and 3.0 across the saturation and ColorChecker tests. DeltaEs below 1.0 are accurate and anything below 2.0 is great. You can get the LG Gram from Amazon for $1000.

The display is a typical ultraportable panel: it’s a 13.3-inch IPS LCD with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 and a basic 60 Hz refresh.

The LG Gram come with a inter Core of i5-8250U processor, although you can configure the system up to the i7-8550U. The laptop come with a storage of 256GB SSD and a RAM of 8GB, an a 13-inch 1080p display, with and enormous 72 Wh battery.

As for the durability of the LG Gram state that the laptop passes the MIL-STD-810G test suite, with shocks up to 20Gs and drops from over 1.2 meters.

Weight is where the Gram’s portability comes in. The overall dimensions and footprint are like other laptops, the webcam can remain above the display, so no nostril-vision like you get with the Dell XPS 13. At 15mm thick it is not thin either but around the same mark as other laptops, and the thickness allows the laptop to include a full-sized HDMI port and two full-sized USB ports.

But the major feature of the LG Gram isn’t the internal hardware, the major selling point of the LG Gram is its portability, its weight. The LG Gram 13 weighs just 965 grams (2.12 pounds), well below the typical 1.2 to 1.4 kilograms for a laptop of this size and class, and it’s noticeable. So the LG Gram is way lighter, with a good level of hardware inside, the portability of the LG Gram is much more standout from the rest. With such a light laptop like the LG Gram, you are wondering about what it is built with. The entire chassis is constructed from a magnesium alloy,

The LG Gram connectivity consist of a USB 3.0 Type-C port and a microSD card slot, along with a charging port. The LG Gram doesn’t include Thunderbolt 3 on the 13-inch models – we all need an external storage to save document or some order things, I think the microSD card slot was added because of this, not that the space won't be enough it would, just for save purpose. The LG Gram also come with a fingerprint reader integrated into the power button, it come with an in built speaker, which can get blocked easily when using the laptop on your lap.

Lightweight and compact, yet durable, LG gram laptops feature powerful processors and extended battery life, which means lots of freedom to roam while staying connected! Learn more about all of the LG gram laptops, including the LG gram 15.6", LG gram 15", LG gram 14" with i5 processor and LG gram 14" with i7 processor and discover an LG gram that’s perfect for your life on the go!



GENERAL INFORMATION
Model13Z980-A.AAS7U1
ColorDark Silver
OPERATING SYSTEM
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home (64bit)
FEATURES
Reader ModeYes
Back-lit KeyboardYes
DTS Headphone: XYes
Touchscreen LCDYes
Fingerprint IDYes
Webcam ResolutionHD Webcam
MIL-STD 810GYes
PROCESSOR
Processor (Base/Turbo Clock)8th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7-8550U 1.80GHz/4.00GHz
MEMORY
System Memory8GB DDR4 2400MHz - 8 GB x 1
HARD DRIVE
TypeM.2 SSD (Solid State Drive)
InterfaceSATA
Capacity256GB
CONNECTIVITY
Wireless802.11 A/C (2X2)
LAN10/100 or Gigabit
BluetoothBluetooth 4.1
DISPLAY
Screen Size13.3"
Display TypeIPS LCD
ResolutionFHD (1920 x 1080)
GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 620
AUDIO
SpeakersStereo 1.5W x 2
PORTS AND CONNECTIONS
HDMI (Standard)1
USB 3.0 Type-C1
USB 3.02
Micro-SD1
Headphone Out1
RJ45 EthernetYes (USB Type C port with RJ45 gender)
DC-InYes
BATTERY / POWER
Battery72Wh
Battery Cell Type4 cell lithium ion (polymer)
Battery Weight (in grams)269.4g
Lithium Battery Energy Content (in Watt Hours)72Wh
Lithium Battery Voltage7.7V
Average Battery Life (in hours) MobileMark® 2014Up to 18 hrs
MATERIAL (BODY)
MaterialMetal Alloy (Nano Carbon with Magnesium)
DIMENSIONS / WEIGHT
Dimensions (WxHxD)12.0" x 8.3" x 0.6"
Shipping Dimensions (WxHxD)16.5" x 10.2" x 2.4"
Weight2.13 lbs (965g)
Shipping Weight3.6 lbs