The LG Stylo 5 was announced last year with a decent body design that comes with a large screen display size. It’s the successor of the LG Stylo 4 and it comes with other great features you’ll find on flagship devices.
LG Stylo 5 Key Specs & Features
6.2″ FullVision IPS Display, 1080 x 2160 pixels (390 ppi)
Android 9.0 Pie
1.8 GHz octa-core Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 SOC
32GB inbuilt expandable up to 1 TB via SDCard
13 MP Rear Camera
5 MP Front Camera
Fingerprint Scanner (Rear)
Stylus Pen Included
4G LTE Network
3,500 mAh Non-Removable Li-ion Battery
Design and Display
The LG Stylo 5 is built with premium material. The overall body measures 160 x 77.7 x 8.4 mm in dimensions and it weighs 179 g which is not that heavy. The neat panel is where you find the single-camera coupled with an LED flash and also the fingerprint scanner.
On the front, the notch-less display has a screen size of 6.2″ FullVision edge-to-edge display that delivers total immersion into your favorite movies, shows, and games.
Additional, the resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels and 390 PPI density bring you vivid visual experience with clear picture quality.
The built-in stylus pen is for creativity. You can use it to write, doodle, sketch, color, and even jot down notes on the go while the device screen is off. It’s designed to be accurate helping you to bring your idea into life.
On the camera department, the single shooter of 13 MP comes with Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF) minimizes blur and it captures rapidly moving subjects with a sharp focus.
As for the front camera, the wide-angle 5 MP is well optimized for group pictures and self-portraits.
You can now capture selfies that are worth sharing. Both the back and front cameras on the LG Stylo 5 are capable of shooting 1080p video resolution at 30 seconds per frame.
Hardware and Software
The maker built the phone for high productivity. The LG Stylo 5 packs a fast and efficient 1.8 GHz octa-core processor designed for smooth performance. Its promise to handle any task while consuming less power.
The Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 SOC is paired with Adreno 506 GPU for graphics related issues and gaming. It runs on the Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box.
On the memory, the phone comes with 32GB onboard with a RAM of 3GB. You can still expand the memory up to 1 TB using a micro SD card.
Battery and Network
The LG Stylo 5 packs a non-removable battery capacity of 3500 mAh that promises to last. It has support for 4G LTE Network with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth, A-GPS for navigation and 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector.
Other features on the device include Google Assistant which you can use to ask questions, plan your day, and make memories with just your voice. You can also use the Google Assistant to take selfies and photos with your device camera.
The AI integration on the Stylo 5 provides instant details based on a single image. It also identifies real-life objects from media and artwork to landmarks, animals and many more.
LG Stylo 5 Price and Availability
The LG Stylo 5 is now available for purchase at a price of about EUR 200.
In Nigeria, you can get the handset at a price ranging from 80,000 Naira to 95,000 Naira depending on your location. It will sell around 1,300 Ghs in Ghana and 22,500 Ksh in Kenya
LG Stylo 5 Specs
Here are a few specs of the LG Stylo 5:
Platform: Android 9.0 Pie
Processor: 1.8 GHz octa-core Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 SOC
GPU: Adreno 506
Memory: 3GB RAM
Colours: Blonde Rose, Platinum Gray
Dimension: 160 x 77.7 x 8.4 mm
Weight: 179 g
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
SIM Count: Single Nano-SIM
Display: 6.2 inch IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~390 ppi density)
Screen Protection: Yes
Foldable Display: No
Rear Camera: 13 MP Camera
Rear Camera Features: LED flash, panorama, HDR
Front Camera: 5 MP Camera
Built-in Storage: 32 GB
Memory Card Support: Yes up to 1 TB
Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
2G GSM: Yes
2G CDMA 1X: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G WCDMA: Yes
3G CDMA EVDO: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900
4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 12(700), 14(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 66(1700/2100)
Internet & Connectivity
CDMA EVDO: Yes
4G LTE: Yes
WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
Infrared Blaster: No
USB Port: Yes, 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Instant Messaging: Yes
Push Emails: Yes
Email Protocol: Yes
Music Player: Yes
Video Player: Yes
FM Radio: No
3.5mm Jack: Yes
Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS
Sensors & Control
Digital Compass: Yes
Proximity Sensor: Yes
Light Sensor: Yes
Heart Rate Monitor: No
Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear)
Iris Scanner: No
Face Unlock: –
Stylus Pen: Yes
Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
Voice Control: Yes
Video Streaming: Yes
Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
Wireless Charging: No
Built-in Mobile Payment: No
Water Resistant: No
Dust Resistant: No
Image Editor: Yes
Video Editor: Yes
Document Viewer: Yes
Document Editor: Yes
Battery: 3500 mAh Non-Removable Li-ion Battery
Standby Time: –
Fast Charging: –