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LG Stylo 4 to bring an improved stylus experience to T-Mobile and MetroPCS

LG Stylo 4 to bring an improved stylus experience to T-Mobile and MetroPCS
LG is getting ready to release a new affordable Android smartphone in the US. Called LG Stylo 4, the new handset will succeed the Stylo 3 and Stylo 3 Plus, both launched in 2017.

While LG has yet to confirm the existence of the Stylo 4, a leaked brochure - revealed by user LoJoGalaxy over at AndroidForums - allows us to take a look at most the phone's specs. This comes not long after we've seen a render of the LG Stylo 4, showing its front side.

Sporting a 6.2-inch TFT display (apparently with 1080 x 1920 pixels), the new phone is the largest in the Stylo series to date. Far from being a powerhouse, the LG Stylo 4 should be a decent choice for customers in need of a budget handset that features a stylus pen. Speaking of it, the stylus experience has been "improved" on the new device, but it remains to be seen exactly what that means.

The Stylo 4 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor clocked at 1.8 GHz (this could be a Snapdragon 652, or a Snapdragon 450). The smartphone further offers a 13 MP rear camera, a 5 MP wide-angle front camera, 2 GB of RAM, 32 GB of expandable storage space, and a 3,300 mAh battery. Android 8.1 Oreo is pre-installed out of the box, and, hopefully, an update to Android P won't be too much to ask for.

The price of the LG Stylo 4 remains unknown. However, since the LG Stylo 3 Plus was released for $179, we think the new phone won't cost more than $200. 

It's said that the LG Stylo 4 will be available on T-Mobile and MetroPCS starting June 18, so that's when we'll likely find out all about it. As previously reported, the handset should also be released on Cricket Wireless, but it's not clear exactly when this will happen.


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Stylo 4
  • Display 6.2" 1080 x 2160 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 450, Octa-core, 1800 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3300 mAh

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15 Comments

Doakie

Posts: 2436; Member since: May 06, 2009

Well being that I've loved all over my Stylo 3 Plus I think I'll pick up one of these too to give it a shot. I guess I'll put off my G7 purchase for a couple months. Edit: Well thinking about it, if it's got a 450 I'll take it because of the better battery life of the 14nm process. If it's a Snapdragon 652 I'll probably pass and go straight to the G7.

PersianHobo

Posts: 73; Member since: Sep 29, 2012

warrenellis93

Posts: 513; Member since: Jul 21, 2011

Im dissapointed if this is true because they are also making an lg q stylus with 3 or 4 gb of ram.

fyah_king unregistered

Sd 652 and it's mine!!! But, the stylus always has low end snapdragon.

BuffaloSouce

Posts: 1042; Member since: May 01, 2017

Because it's a toss away phone...

markusinfinite

Posts: 68; Member since: Aug 05, 2016

I don't expect 2gb ram! Omg! At least 3gb plz.....

lojopgh

Posts: 1; Member since: Jun 11, 2018

Photos and leaked date thanks to me. These were taken from my post on AndroidForums. No big deal just sayin give credit.

Florin.T

Posts: 309; Member since: Dec 16, 2013

A source link to AndroidForums was included in the article since the very moment we published it.

Florin.T

Posts: 309; Member since: Dec 16, 2013

I've added proper credits to the second paragraph. Thanks!

AronWunarso

Posts: 238; Member since: Feb 21, 2016

Wait, LG Stylo is for the America version and Stylus is for the global version? Kinda confused me

Marslander

Posts: 155; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

Looks that way. And it appears the U.S. is going be stuck with the lowest spec'd version.

LiveFaith

Posts: 312; Member since: Jul 04, 2015

Why doesn't LG make a legit Note competitor. I seriously would consider it.

fyah_king unregistered

Getting mine Monday for $30.:)

DurTeeDee

Posts: 146; Member since: Sep 05, 2014

considering the Lg android one phone possibly in the works.. i can see that rom ported over to the stylo if they share a chipset

bugsbunny00

Posts: 2248; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

3,300 mah battery while a flagship G7 uses a 3,000 even the old G4,..LG needs to learn more not play more,..lol

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