With the lockdown climate caused by the, it’s a weird time to be writing about an ultraportable laptop that excels at getting things done on an airplane, in college classrooms or at a coffee shop. Frankly, I’ve personally spent the past week looking at , to connect them to and . Then again, the LG Gram 14 2-in-1 is better suited out of the box than and, eventually (🤞), all of its benefits will be fully appreciated by those who don’t work all day, every day at a desk.
- Extraordinary battery life
- Great port assortment for its class
- Active pen included for writing and drawing
- Keyboard layout may take some adjustment
- No holder or garage for the pen
- Thin-sounding speakers
LG didn’t change the design from 2019 — for better or worse. Made from magnesium alloy, it weighs only 2.5 pounds (1.1kg), but LG runs it through seven military-grade durability tests including ones for shock and vibration, too. Still, the body, in particular the lid and keyboard deck, has some flex and combined with its light weight makes it feel slightly flimsy. I wouldn’t