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LG gram 15.6” Ultra-Lightweight Touchscreen Laptop w/ Intel® Core™ i7 processor and Thunderbolt™ 3

  • 15Z980-R.AAS9U1

Key Features

  • 8th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7 processor
  • Windows 10 Home
  • 15.6 Inch Full HD IPS Touchscreen
  • 72Wh Lithium Battery (up to 16.5 hours)
  • Thunderbolt™ 3 Interface
  • 16GB RAM & 1TB SSD | Fingerprint ID
The new LG gram Premium Portability & Performance

The new LG gram

Premium Portability & Performance

Grab ‘n’ Go

Grab ‘n’ Go

Take the Z980 Series almost anywhere, any time, without worry. The high-capacity 72Wh battery lasts up to 16.5 hours*, and innovative design fits a 15.6 inch screen into a remarkably compact body. But even with a host of features, LG gram is so lightweight you can carry it with just two fingers.

*MobileMark® 2014 standard (MobileMark is a trademark of the Business Applications Performance Corporation). Performance level is utilized for comparison purposes only, and does not necessarily reflect the battery life that will be achieved. Actual battery life will vary from specifications depending on model, setup configuration, applications used, features utilized and power management settings.

Premium Performance

Premium Performance

LG gram has the performance users demand, starting with an 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor and DDR4 dual-channel memory. Windows 10 assures easier multitasking, while the array of ports includes USB Type-C™. The Full HD IPS display supports a broad color gamut to deliver lifelike picture quality.

Proven Durability

Proven Durability

The LG gram is more than ready for the rigors of real-world use. It’s passed seven industry-standard tests to prove its military-grade durability. The premium nano carbon magnesium full metal body is tougher than the shell of conventional laptops, yet it’s still remarkably lightweight.

More Features, More Versatility

More Features, More Versatility

LG gram packs exciting features. Keep going in dark environments with the backlit keyboard, while the touchpad supports up to four-finger multi-touch gestures. The webcam on the top bezel is ideal for video calls, while DTS Headphone:X provides the thrilling effect of 11.1-channel surround sound.

The Technology You Need

The Technology You Need

Whatever the task at hand, LG gram packs ease, style and security. An advanced IPS display enables responsive touch control in a slimmer screen panel. The fingerprint reader* unlocks the laptop with a push of the power button. And Thunderbolt™ 3* adds faster data transfer plus smoother display of 4K/5K video.

*Features vary by model.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Model 15Z980-R.AAS9U1
Color Dark Silver
OPERATING SYSTEM
Operating System
An operating system is computer software that manages hardware and other software. Some operating system examples include Windows, macOS, and Linux.
Windows 10 Home (64bit)
FEATURES
Reader Mode Yes
Back-lit Keyboard Yes
DTS Headphone: X Yes
Touchscreen LCD Yes
Fingerprint ID Yes
Webcam Resolution HD Webcam
MIL-STD 810G Yes
Thunderbolt™ 3 Yes
PROCESSOR
Processor (Base/Turbo Clock) 8th Gen. Intel® Core™ i7-8550U 1.80GHz/4.00GHz
MEMORY
System Memory 16GB DDR4 2400MHz - 8 GB x 2
HARD DRIVE
Type M.2 SSD (Solid State Drive)
Interface SATA
Capacity 1TB (512GB x 2)
CONNECTIVITY
Wireless
Connecting to a Wi-Fi Network (Quick Setup) – PC
802.11 A/C (2X2)
LAN 10/100 or Gigabit
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.1
DISPLAY
Screen Size 15.6"
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution FHD (1920 x 1080)
Graphics Intel® UHD Graphics 620
AUDIO
Speakers Stereo 1.5W x 2
PORTS AND CONNECTORS
HDMI (Standard)
HDMI stands for High Definition Multimedia Interface.
1
USB 3.0 Type-C 1
USB 3.0 3
Micro-SD 1 slot
Headphone Out Yes
RJ45 Ethernet Yes (USB Type C port with RJ45 gender)
DC-In Yes
BATTERY / POWER
Battery 72Wh
Battery Cell Type 4 cell lithium ion(polymer)
Battery Weight (in grams) 269.4g
Lithium Battery Energy Content (in Watt Hours) 72Wh
Lithium Battery Voltage 7.7V
Average Battery Life (in hours) MobileMark® 2014 Up to 16.5 hrs
MATERIAL (BODY)
Material Metal Alloy (Nano Carbon with Magnesium)
DIMENSIONS/WEIGHT
Dimensions (WxHxD) 14.1" x 9.0" x 0.7"
Shipping Dimensions (WxHxD) 18.4" x 10.7" x 2.4"
Weight 2.41 lbs (1095g)
Shipping Weight 4.2 lbs
WARRANTY / UPC
Limited Warranty 1 year parts and labor
UPC 719192619395

What People Are Saying

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Needs Anti-Glare/Matte screen + better speakers Please put an anti-glare screens on these laptops - they're more usable that way. + some DTS speakers would make them perfect. Thank you
Date published: 2018-02-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Improvement suggestions Make please the following winning configuration: Intel Core i7 16GB 512GB or 1TB SSD ANTI GLARE 15.6" FULL HD or 4K UHD Screen Lower Price P.S. Touch screen is useless for laptop in most cases and glare surface is not so comfortable for eyes. Thank you
Date published: 2018-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from good Suport for work school job and lainnya, goood pc to my friend
Date published: 2018-01-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from please don't make a touch screen I really like this product. But i dont like the touch screen. FullHD or 4K UHD Anti-glare screen is enough for me
Date published: 2018-01-19
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Hi, what is the maximum memory ram supported by the 15Z980 I was looking into the specs and it mention 2x modules 8GB. Is it possible to install 2x 16GB modules in order to get total 32GB memory ram. If so, which brand/model is compatible and recommended?

Asked by: ddavalos
8GB soldered + 8GB you can add in free slot to get 16GB (maximum) working in double channel
Answered by: Micron
Date published: 2018-02-17

Is Thunderbolt 3 port configured with 2 or 4 PCIe lane design?

Asked by: Hwalmin
As per its specifications, Thunderbolt™ 3 is bi-directional with four lanes of PCI Express Gen 3 and eight lanes of DisplayPort 1.2...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-02-18

can anyone comfirm if there is 2 ram slot for this? The spec that i see online says dual channel but all the tear down vid i saw only have 1 ram slot, is there a hidden ram soldered elsewhere??

Asked by: david1233333
The LG gram 15.6” Ultra-Lightweight Touchscreen Laptop w/ Intel® Core™ i7 processor and Thunderbolt™ 3, Model # 15Z980-R.AAS9U1 and our Z980 series laptops have 2 slots with the first one being onboard (soldered to the motherboard), and the other being either free/empty or exchangeable depending on models...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-02-15

Does the LG Gram support Windows Hello?

Asked by: LoffredoJoseph
The LG gram 15.6” Ultra-Lightweight Touchscreen Laptop w/ Intel® Core™ i7 processor and Thunderbolt™ 3, Model # 15Z980-R.AAS9U1 is not listed as a Windows Hello compatible laptop...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-02-14

When is the release date for the white version?

Asked by: Dave Gregory
Hi Dave. Thank you for your interest in the white version of the LG gram 15.6” Ultra-Lightweight Touchscreen Laptop w/ Intel® Core™ i7 processor and Thunderbolt™ 3, Model # 15Z980-R.AAS9U1. Regrettably, we currently do not have any information on a white version or when the release date for it will be...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-02-14

What is the release date for both color ways of the 15z980-R.AAS9U1?

Asked by: Dave Gregory
Hi Dave. On the product page on our site, http://www.lg.com/us/laptops/lg-15Z980-RAAS9U1-ultra-slim-laptop, for the LG gram 15.6” Ultra-Lightweight Touchscreen Laptop w/ Intel® Core™ i7 processor and Thunderbolt™ 3, Model # 15Z980-R.AAS9U1 is a 'Where to Buy' button that you can click on to open a page on which you can enter your zip code to get a listing of retailers within a 50-mile radius of your zip code who are carrying this unit and a listing of online sites. Currently, some retailers are taking pre-orders and they will notify you when they expect to have it in stock. Amazon is currently showing that it is temporarily out of stock, but advise that you can order it now and they'll deliver it when available. They'll e-mail you with an estimated delivery date as soon as they have more information. Your account will only be charged when they ship the item...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-02-13

HAS LG ANY PLAN TO MAKE THESE LAPTOPS AVAILABLE WITH 120HZ REFRESH RATE? ALSO LOTS OF PEOPLE WANTS TO BUY LAPTOP WITH 4K SCREEN RESOLUTION. COULD YOU PLEASE ASK YOUR DEVELOPER TEAM ABOUT

Asked by: Micron
We do not have any information regarding future products not currently announced. For the most up to date information please keep an eye on our website and social media pages. We appreciate the input and will pass the information along to our design team. ^CP
Answered by: ChrisPSM
Date published: 2018-02-10

HAS LG ANY PLAN TO MAKE THESE LAPTOPS (Z980A+ Series) AVAILABLE in near future WITH descrete graphic card (Example NVIDIA MX150). THANKS

Asked by: Micron
We do not have any information regarding future products not currently announced. For the most up to date information please keep an eye on our website and social media pages. ^CP
Answered by: ChrisPSM
Date published: 2018-02-10
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