LG Electronics expands its UltraGear line, which already includes monitors and accessories, by announcing the new 17G90Q, its first gaming laptop equipped with a processor 11th generation Intel Tiger Lake H, Graphics card NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Max-Q, dual-channel memory, and a dual SSD configuration.
LG 17G90Q, already awarded with the CES 2022 Innovation Award, is equipped with a 17-inch IPS display with a 1ms response time and a refresh rate of 300 Hz. The laptop also integrates a system of steam chamber cooling able to keep temperatures lower even during the most intensive gaming sessions.
To complete the hardware specifications, a 93 Wh battery, 16 / 32GB of DDR4 RAM in Dual Slot configuration, up to 1TB of M.2 Dual SSD slots (NVMe) storage station, a fingerprint reader integrated into the power button, and an FHD webcam with dual microphone, IR camera and dual 2-way stereo speakers (2.0W x 4) with DTS X Ultra.
As for connectivity, LG 17G90Q supports Wi-Fi 6E with Intel Killer Wireless to minimize lag and maximize control, USB 4 Gen 3×2 Type C, USB 3.2 Gen 2×1 Type C, and USB 3.2 Gen 2×1 (x2) ports, HDMI, RJ45 port, and microSD / UFS slot.
The laptop features an aluminum shell, a thickness of less than 21.4 mm, and a weight of less than 2.7 kg. The keyboard has RGB backlit keys, numeric keypad and you can choose and apply a different color to each key.
LG UltraGear Studio software allows you to customize game options and track a variety of performance data in real-time, including CPU clock, TDP, and GPU clock, and memory sharing speed.
LG UltraGear 17G90Q will initially be available in the United States and South Korea during the first quarter of 2022. It will be made available in other international markets thereafter. At the moment there is no information regarding the selling price. LG will announce further details for its UltraGear lineup at CES to be held in Las Vegas on January 5-8.