LG unveils Gram 15Z960 notebook with large display and premium specs

Last Updated: 19 September, 2016
LG unveils Gram 15Z960
LG unveils Gram 15Z960

LG launched its lightweight Gram laptops in the US few months ago, which was only offered 13- and 14-inch versions, which are sold stateside through Amazon and Microsoft Stores. Now, the company has now launched a 15.6-inch model. LG had Aside from having a larger 1080p display than both of its siblings, the Gram 15Z960 comes with Windows 10, Hi-Fi Sound speakers, 8GB of RAM and either a 256GB or 512GB SSD. Most importantly, it weighs in at a mere 2.16 lbs (980 grams) that’s far lighter when you compare the new Gram with the 15-inch MacBook with Retina Display, weighs 4.49 lbs.

Apart from USB Type-C port, the new LG Gram 15Z960 has an array of other ports and slots: HDMI, microSD, USB 2.0 and two USB 3.0 ports. Look-wise, it’s clear LG was inspired by 2015 MacBook and MacBook Air’s industrial design, with the Gram 15 featuring a gold paint job and curves that make it look quite similar to Apple’s laptops.

There’s no word on pricing or availability right now, but you will have the option to spec it out with Intel’s sixth-gen Core i5 or i7 processors when it launches.