How is LG gram 14 2-in-1 battery life?

How is LG gram 14 2-in-1 battery life?

Best answer: The battery life on the LG gram 14 2-in-1 is great overall — lasting around eight or nine hours — but it could be better. Still, it will get you through the workday without any problems.Best Buy: LG gram 14 2-in-1 (opens in new tab) ($1,500)

Power is an important factor

Devices that are designed to be used while out-and-about, such as tablets or laptops, need to have a strong battery in order to ensure that they can last through a work day. This is because an outlet for charging isn't always nearby, so you may go several hours at a time without available power sources.

On average, most portable devices last anywhere between 4-7 hours depending on the activities being performed on the machine, size of the battery, and some other factors. One of LG's newest devices, the LG gram 14 2-in-1, sports above-average results. On a full charge, it lasts between eight and nine hours, which is a great result compared to competitors thanks to its beefy 72 Wh battery. However, compared to the LG gram 17's 10-12 hour range, we were hoping to see even bigger numbers. Even so, the battery life of the LG 14 2-in-1 is admirable, and more than enough to get you through the day.

Why get an LG gram 14 2-in-1?

The LG gram 14 2-in-1

The LG gram 14 2-in-1 (Image credit: Windows Central)

Aside from having great overall battery life, there's plenty of other reasons to pick up an LG gram 14 2-in-1. Chief among them is its extraordinarily low weight, coming in at just 2.53 pounds (1.15 kg). This makes it an excellent device for people on-the-go, since it adds practically nothing to your bag's carrying weight. As you'd expect with a laptop/tablet hybrid, it also has touchscreen functionality as well. Paired with the included pen, this provides an excellent alternative to typing for note taking, and it gives artists a way to draw on the device, too. Additionally, the 14-inch display has excellent contrast and astounding sRGB color reproduction.

When it comes to resilience and reliability, the LG gram 14 2-in-1 won't let you down either. Despite its low weight, the device has surprisingly made it through MIL-STD 810G testing, ensuring that it's more durable than it looks. Also, it's equipped with an Intel Core i7-8565U processor and 16GB of RAM, so it can handle most tasks that you throw at it without issue.

Overall, the LG gram 14 2-in-1 is simply a great device, even if it has only slightly above-average battery life.

Brendan Lowry is a Windows Central writer and Oakland University graduate with a burning passion for video games, of which he's been an avid fan since childhood. You'll find him doing reviews, editorials, and general coverage on everything Xbox and PC. Follow him on Twitter.