LG announced the launch of the Stylus 2 Plus in India at a price of Rs 24,450. This smartphone is similar to the Stylus 2, but it definitely has some upgraded features.
Though the LG Stylus 2 Plus is officially announced for the Indian market, the company has not disclosed the availability of the smartphone as of now.
To recap on the specifications, the LG Stylus 2 Plus boasts a 5.7-inch FHD 1080p IPS Quantum display and it employs a 1.4 GHz octa-core processor that is teamed up with Adreno 505 graphic and 3 GB of RAM.
This LG smartphone is packed with 16 GB of onboard storage capacity that can be further expanded by another 200 GB. There is a 16 MP main snapper on the device and an 8 MP front-facer with LED flash as well.
The other goodies of the LG Stylus 2 Plus include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, and Android 6.0 Marshmallow. There is a 3,000 mAh removable battery that powers the device featuring a fingerprint scanner as well.
The device comes along with a nano-coated tip. The users will get alerts if they forget to house the stylus back in its position.
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The mid-range smartphone market segment has many devices that are packed with such decent specs. In fact, some have even better specs. Check out the best rivals of the LG Stylus 2 Plus from below.
Xiaomi Mi 5
Xiaomi Mi 5 is priced at Rs 24,999
Xiaomi Mi 5 features a 5.15-inch FHD 1080p display with curved 3D Ceramic glass and it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor paired with Adreno 530 graphics. There is a 16 MP Sony IMX298 camera sensor with PDAF, OIS, and LED flash. At the front, there is a 4 MP front camera with 2-micron pixels. A 3,000 mAh battery powers the phone and it supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. Also onboard is a USB Type-C port and support for 4G VoLTE and NFC.
Coolpad Max is priced at Rs 24,999
Coolpad Max adorns 5.5-inch FHD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is gets the power from a 64-bit 1.5 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 617 SoC processor that is clubbed with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage. With the hybrid SIM slot, it also supports expandable storage up to 64 GB. A 13 MP rear camera with Isocell sensor, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and dual-tone LED flash is at the back of the device. There is a 6 MP front-facer as well with f/2.2 aperture. Other goodies include 4G LTE, a fingerprint scanner, and a 2,800 mAh non-removable battery.
Asus ZenFone 3 Laser
The ZenFone 3 Laser is bestowed with a 5.5-inch FHD 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass display and there is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 64-bit processor with Adreno 505 graphics operating under its hood. It has 4 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage that can be expanded further. Based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow topped with Zen UI 2.0, the device features a 13 MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, and 4G LTE as well. It has a fingerprint scanner to unlock it quickly.
LeEco Le Max 2
Le Max 2 is priced at Rs 22,999/ Rs 29,999
The Le Max 2 boasts a 5.7-inch Quad HD 1440p display and it is equipped with a 2.15 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 820 64-bit processor with Adreno 530 graphics. There are two variants - one with 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory and the other with 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory. Running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, this device has a 21 MP rear camera with dual-tone, LED flash, Sony IMX230 sensor, PDAF and OIS, and an 8 MP front-facing camera. Other aspects include CDLA loss-less audio, ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, infrared sensor, 4G LTE, USB Type C and a 3,100 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy A8
Galaxy A8 is priced at Rs 32,500.
The Samsung Galaxy A8 sports a 5.7-inch FHD Super AMOLED display and it uses an Snapdragon 615 octa-core chipset that is teamed up with 2 GB of RAM. It has 32 GB of internal memory that can be expanded by up to 128GB using a micro SD card. A 16 MP camera with f/1.9 aperture is at the back and there is a 5 MP front-facing camera as well. It has a fingerprint scanner, supports 4G LTE, and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop.