Pokhara 17 December 2018 – World is being smarter and lighter day by day in consumer electronics, as smart it is growing, it is constantly being lighter to use too. Those were the days to carry a computer with trucks or to carry in heavy bags, now a 17 inches laptop is in the way to your lap in few days.
According to news releases, The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held annually at Las Vegas is just a few weeks away and announcements have started to roll-in. LG announced today that it’ll unveil the world’s lightest 17-inch laptop – the Gram 17 – at CES. The laptop just weighs 1,340 grams as compared other laptops of the same class which weighs 2,000 grams or more.
The company claims that it managed to cram in a 17-inch display in a 15.6-inch laptop class body. The laptop will feature Wide Quad Extended Graphics Array (WQXGA) class screen with 2560 x 1600 resolution and a wider 16:10 aspect ratio. The specs indicate that the screen will great for video streaming, gaming, and document editing.
Here’s a rundown of what else is under the super-light chassis:
Screen: 17-inch WQXGA display with 2560 x 1600 resolution
Processor: Intel 8th Gen Intel Core processor
Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics
Memory: 8/16GB RAM
Internal storage: 256/512GB
Battery: 72Wh (19.5 hours approx as per the company)
Ports: USB 3.1 Type-C (Thunderbolt 3 Option), USB 3.1 x 3, Dual Mic, HDMI, microSD, HP/Mic Out (Combo)
LG says that the laptop is designed with MIL-STD-810G durability standard, making it shock, temperature, and dust resistant. The company has included a fingerprint sensor as well for authentication. Additionally, the device has DTS Headphone X technology to enhance your audio experience.
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