AT&T is selling the slightly improved LG Stylo 5+
Judging from the response of our readers to the LG Stylo 5, the mid-range handset captured the attention of many consumers. Some might consider it a much more affordable low rent version of the Galaxy Note 10 because of the stylus, and you can usually find the phone priced in the range of $200-$280. AT&T has listed on its website a refreshed version of the phone (via Android Police) that it is calling the LG Stylo 5+.
4.2 version found on the Stylo 5 (thanks to one of our eagle-eyed readers for discovering that).There are three differences between the LG Stylo 5 and AT&T's LG Stylo 5+. The only one you'll probably care about is the bump in the front-facing selfie snapper from 5MP to 8MP. The Stylo 5+ is also slightly larger and thicker (6.33 x 3.09 x 0.34 inches as opposed to 6.30 x 3.06 x 0.33 inches) than its sibling. It also uses Bluetooth 5.0 as opposed to the
So with this in mind, the rest of the specs are the same. And this means that the LG Stylo 5+ is equipped with a 6.2-inch LCD screen carrying a 1080 x 2160 resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Under the hood is the Snapdragon 450 SoC along with 3GB of memory and 32GB of native storage (only 15.76GB is available to users). However, there is a microSD slot with a 2TB capacity. We've already told you about the enhanced front-facing camera and a 13MP camera can be found on the back. A respectable 3500mAh capacity battery keeps the lights on, and Android 9 is pre-installed.
AT&T will gladly sell you the LG Stylo 5+ for $299.99 or 30 monthly payments of $10 using AT&T Next. Or, you can make 24 monthly payments of $15 for AT&T Next Up which gives you the ability to trade in the phone after 12 monthly payments.
We're not so sure that adding a little girth, updating the version of Bluetooth on the handset and hiking the selfie snapper merits that a "+" be added to the phone's name. If you don't mind putting up with the 5MP front-facing camera, Boost Mobile has a deal on the LG Stylo 5 (no plus). Instead of the usual $199.99 it charges for the phone, you can now take 10% or $20 off the price taking it down to $179.99. And for a limited time only, use the code TREAT2019 when checking out for an additional 15% savings. With the code, the LG Stylo will cost you $152.99, $47 or 24% off of Boost's regular price.