LG Gram ‘Evo’ class notebook here in 14/16/17”

LG Gram ‘Evo’ class notebook

The LG Gram ‘Evo’ class its first notebook in Australia for many years. It is fitting that its return is as a premium range of Intel Evo certified notebooks for great performance, low power use and above are light and portable. From a techie’s perspective Evo is a guarantee of ‘minimum’ acceptable standards.

The LG Gram ‘Evo’ class notebook has taken the high road with MIL-STD 810G build quality, Intel Core i5-1135G7 or i7-1165G7, 16:10 99% DCI-P3 screens, larger batteries (14” up to 25.5hrs) and incredible light weights from 999-1350g.

LG Gram ‘Evo’ class notebook

LG has gained a great consumer reputation for reliability and innovation. Its biggest challenge will be to get these onto already over-crowded retailers shelves. So make sure if you want an EVO class device you need to ask to see an LG Gram. Initally select models will be at most JB Hi-Fi stores.

And don’t forget top pair it up with a decent LG monitor. The new 27″ 4K Ergo looks very good for small workspaces.

LG Ergo
This is QHD, height adjustable as well as swing and portrait and landscape – very interesting at $699

LG Gram ‘Evo’ class notebook specifications

You can read more about Project Evo laptops here. We will be reviewing an LG Gram shortly. LG will have more information on its website very soon.

Item17Z90P16Z90P14Z90P
Display17” – all 16:10 ratio, touch16”14”
LCD2560 x 1600 IPS
99% DCI-P3
2560 x 1600 IPS
same
1920 x 1200 IPS
same
Ratio16:10
90% Screen to-body-ratio
same
same
same
same
Weight1350g1190g999g
Size380.2 x 260.1 x 17.8mm355.9 x 243.4 x 16.8mm313.4 x 215.2 x 16.8mm
Battery80Wh up to 19.5hrs
MobileMark test 150nits
Upstream charge USB-C
80Wh up to 22hrs72Wh up to 25.5hrs
CPU11th Gen Intel Core i7-1165G7same11th Gen Intel Core
i5-1135G7
GPUIntel Iris Xe same same
Memory8/16GB not upgradeable
(LPDDR4x)
 same same
StorageNVMe SSD on-board
+ one M2.2280 slot*
samesame
ColourWhite, Silver, Blacksamesame
KeyboardBacklit
1.65mm throw (great)
16:10 touch pad
same same
Port2 x Thunderbolt 4 or
USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 USB PD
2 x USB-A 3.2 Gen 2
HDMI 2.0
microSD/UFS
samesame
Sound3.5mm combo port
Stereo speakers 2 x 2W
DTS:X Ultra EQ
same same
ExtraFingerprint Reader,
Mil-STD 810G
Wi-Fi 6 2.4Mbps|
BT 5.1
samesame
Warranty1 year same same
Price is for i5 model$2999$2399$1799

* The units come with a fixed capacity ram and SSD soldered to the motherboard. The M2.2280 slot is under the base. During warranty you must get an approved LG service agent to fit any additional SSD.