LG Stylus 2 with Android Marshmallow officially announced

LG Stylus 2, the successor of LG G4 Stylus has been officially introduced today, ahead of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016. Lets check out the specifications of the big phablet.


LG Stylus 2 Specifications

The LG Stylus 2 features a 5.7-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS in-cell touch display. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor. It has 1.5 GB of LPDDR3 RAM (2 GB RAM in Korean version) and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable via microSD card. It runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box.

It is equipped with a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash. On the front, there is a 8 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It comes with a body of 7.4 mm thickness, that is wrapped around by a metal frame and it weighs just 145 grams.

On the connectivity front, the Stylus 2 has 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and NFC (optional). It packs in a 3,000 mAh removable battery under the hood.


The speciality of LG Stylus 2 is that it comes with a new stylus pen that comes with a nano-coated tip promising more accuracy. LG said, “The new Calligraphy Pen font will let you write as beautifully and decoratively as if using a fountain pen”. There is a Pen Keeper feature which will prevent the user from misplacing the stylus by displaying a pop-up message when the phone is detected as being in motion when the stylus bar is empty. Also, LG is providing a Pen Pop feature that toggles a pop-up menu when the stylus is removed to display shortcuts to Pop Memo and Pop Scanner.

The LG Stylus 2 is available in White, Brown and Titan color variants and it will start rolling out in Korea from March, followed by other key markets in USA, Asia and Europe. Pricing has not been revealed yet and these will be unveiled at MWC in Barcelona between February 22 and 25.

LG had also announced two new smartphones in their new ‘X’ series – LG X cam and LG X screen.

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