The new LG Ultra PC 14 (14U70Q) is a 2.8 pound laptop with a 14 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel display, a 72 Wh battery, and support for up to an AMD Ryzen 7 5825U processor. And the LG Ultra PC 16 (16U70Q) is a 3.6 pound notebook with similar specs, but a larger 16 inch display.
LG says the new laptops will be available in Europe this month with prices starting at €1,199 and €1,399, respectively. The 16 inch model already available in the US from retailers including Best Buy and B&H.
The new laptops look a lot like the new LG Gram 14 and 16 inch laptops that launched earlier this year. But the LG Gram series notebooks are powered by 12th-gen Intel Core P-series chips, while the new LG Ultra PC models sports AMD Ryzen 5000U series chips with Zen 3 CPU cores and Radeon Vega graphics.
LG’s new Ultra 14 PC will be available with a Choice of AMD Ryzen 5 5625U or Ryzen 7 5825U processor options and ships standard with 16GB of LPDDR4x-4266 memory (that’s not user upgradeable. It also has an M.2 2280 slot for up to 1TB of solid state storage.
The 16 inch model adds a few other options including an entry-level configurations featuring a Ryzen 3 5300U processor and 8GB of RAM.
All models have aluminum bodies, HD webcams, stereo 1.5 Wh speakers, fingerprint readers, WiFi 6, and Bluetooth 5.1 support.
- 1 x HDMI
- 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
- 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C
- 1 x 3.5mm audio
- 1 x microSD card reader