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LG Stylus 2

LG Stylus 2
alaScore 91

48 reviews

Dec, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 48 reviews of LG Stylus 2. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and usability. The battery and performance are also appreciated, but there are some mixed opinions about the screen.

portability, performance, battery, usability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the LG Stylus 2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: John McCann (techradar.com)

LG Stylus 2

 

Android Marshmallow ; Expandable storage

Stylus a little pointless ; May have limited release ; Under powered

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Jon Mundy (trustedreviews.com)

LG Stylus 2

 

It's been a curious year for LG's smartphone department. The likes of the LG G5 and LG X Screen hint at a manufacturer that's obsessed with finding an angle – anything different to make its offerings stand out from the crowd.

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: (stuff.tv)

LG Stylus 2 hands-on review

 

With the Galaxy note a no-show in the UK, LG's Stylus 2 is stepping up to fill the void

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: (expertreviews.co.uk)

LG Stylus 2 review - hitting all the right notes

 

It's not particularly fast or powerful, but the LG Stylus 2 is the budget phablet to buy for avid note-takers

Expert review by: Chris Barraclough (recombu.com)

LG Stylus 2 Review: In Depth

 

LG Stylus 2 Review: LG's cut-priced rival to Samsung's Galaxy Note range is a mighty 5.7-inch mobile packing a built-in stylus pen.

Decent battery life ; Respectable cameras

Stilted performance ; Basic stylus ; Low-res screen

Jun, 2016

Expert review by: Mark Peters (letsgodigital.org)

LG Stylus 2 Android smartphone

 

LG Stylus 2 Android phone with enhanced Stylus Pen : LG Mobile Electronics presents the new Stylus 2, the enhanced sequel to the LG G4 Stylus. The 5.7-inch Android phone shares many of premium features available on LG's flagship models but also...

The LG Stylus 2 sports a hefty 3,000mAh removable battery and a SD card slot to allow users to enjoy a variety of multimedia content on its large 5.7-inch screen. The Android smartphone features a set of proprietary functions developed specifically for...

Mar, 2016

Expert review by: Katharine Byrne (alphr.com)

LG Stylus 2 review: A smartphone to take note of

 

LG's stylus-equipped smartphone packs a series of unusual features into a large, low-cost package

May, 2016

Expert review by: Nic Healey (cnet.com.au)

LG takes a second shot at courting the pen fans

 

Chalk up a win for LG when it comes to weird product names. If you've never heard of the LG Stylus 1 don't panic: The LG Stylus 2 is actually the "enhanced sequel" to the LG G Stylo, which was also known as the LG G4 Stylus outside of the US and Korea,...

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Digit Mobile Phones (digit.in)

LG Stylus 2

 

LG Stylus 2 Smartphone was launched in February 2016, comes with a 5.7-inch HD IPS LCD Multi touch display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels at a pixel density of 258 pixels per inch. The screen is not protected by a Scratch Resistant display.

May, 2016

Expert review by: (stuff.tv_in)

LG Stylus 2 hands-on review

 

LG's Stylus 2 is all prepped up to be flippin' good

Feb, 2016
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Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:3000
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):670
Standby time (3G):670
Standby time (4G):670
Talk time (2G):29
Talk time (3G):20

Call management

Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Camera

Auto Focus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Camera resolution:4160 x 3120
Digital Zoom:4 / 8
Flash type:LED
Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):8
Geotagging: Yes
Main camera resolution (numeric):13
Maximum frame rate:30
Rear Camera Resolution:4160 x 3120
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13
Rear camera type:Single camera
Resolution at capture speed:1920x1080@30fps
Second Camera: Yes
Second camera resolution:8
Self-timer: Yes
Video capture resolution (max):1920 x 1080
Video recording: Yes
Video recording modes:1080p
Zoom capability: Yes

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes
Head SAR (EU):0.404

Design

Colour of product:Black / Brown / Metallic, Titanium / White
Curved Design: No
Form factor:Bar

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display brightness:400
Display diagonal:14.5
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1280 x 720
Display Type:IPS
Orientation sensor: Yes
Pixel density:257 / 258
Screen shape:Flat
Second display: No
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touchscreen: Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes

Keyboard

Keyboard layout:QWERTZ

Memory

Internal RAM:1.5

Messaging

Chat: Yes
E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes
Text prediction system:T9

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MIDI, MP3, OGG, PCM, Vorbis, WMA, WMV / AAC, AMR, FLAC, MID, MP3, OGG, WAV, XMF
Equalizer: Yes
FM radio: Yes
Video formats supported:3GP, AVI, DIVX, FLV, H.263, H.264, MKV, MP4, MPEG4, TS, WEBM / H.263, H.264, MPEG4

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
Electronic compass: Yes
GLONASS: Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Position location: Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GSM / GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:850,900,1900,2100
3G standards:HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS
4G: Yes
4G bands supported:800,1800,2600
4G standards:LTE
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP, GAVDP, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, IOPT, MAP / A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBA, PBAP, SAP
Bluetooth version:4.1 / 4.1 BLE
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
SIM card capability:Single SIM
SIM card type:NanoSIM
Tethering (modem-mode): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Battery pack: Yes
Cables included:MICRO-USB / USB
Headset included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Flight mode: Yes
Graphics adapter:Adreno 306
Gyroscope: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
On-board graphics adapter model:Adreno 306
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:6.0 Marshmallow / 6.0.1
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts
Proximity sensor: Yes
Subscription type:No subscription
Support for contact groups: Yes
Themes:Wallpapers
Video call: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:MICRO-USB
USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor Cores:4
Processor family:Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:1.2
Processor Model:MSM 8916

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:6.0 / 6.0 Marshmallow / 6.0.1 / 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC
Internal RAM:1.5 / 1536
Internal RAM type:LPDDR3
Internal ROM:16000
Internal storage capacity:16
Maximum memory card size:128

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Google applications:Gmail, Google Chrome

Video

Video call: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:15.5 / 7.4
Height :15.5 / 155 / 7.4
Weight:142 / 145
Width:7.96 / 79.6