21 June 2018
LG has expanded its Stylo-series by launching the all-new Stylo 5 phone. The latest entrant in the series is the successor to the Stylo 4 and it, in fact, includes some similar hardware specs as well. It has the same imaging hardware and an identical display with the same size and resolution as well.
The LG Stylo 5 is powered by an octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz and runs Android 9 Pie. It features a 6.2-inch full HD+ (1080x2160 pixels) Full Vision display and is equipped with a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera. The phone includes some camera-centric features as well such as Google Lens integration, Portrait mode, Gesture Shot, Selfie Light, and Auto Shot. The phone packs a 32GB internal storage which can be further expanded up to 2TB via a microSD card.
The LG Stylo 5 comes with a host of stylus-centric features and apps such as Pop Memo, QuickMemo +, Draw Chat, Coloring Book, Pop Lens, and Pen Keeper.
- 6.2-inch (1080 x 2160 pixels) FULL HD+ Full Vision display
- 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 with Adreno 506 GPU
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB internal memory, expandable up to 2TB with microSD
- Android 9.0(Pie)
- 13MP rear camera with LED Flash
- 5MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint scanner
- 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C
- 3500mAh battery
The LG Stylo 5 is launched in the US only and is available via the carrier Cricket for now. It’s priced at $229.99 and existing Cricket subscribers will have to opt for a monthly recharge plan that costs $30 or more, aside from paying an upgrade fee. It comes in Blonde Rose and Platinum Gray color options. There’s no word on when the phone will launch in other markets.