Expanding its Q series midrange smartphones lineup, LG today launched the LG Q Stylus. It’s mid-range smartphone, yet packs premium features. The company said that there are three models of Q Stylus: Q Stylus+, Q Stylus and Q Stylus α. These will be available depending on the market.
The highlight of the LG Q Stylus is its camera that rivals the lens of the LG G series and even with the display off, the LG Q Stylus will recognize and record handwritten notes. The camera is equipped with QLens that besides clicking stunning photos also provide information about a product captured with QLens like where to purchase that item or to learn about similar products. However, this feature is currently limited to few countries only.
Specifications, Features of LG Q Stylus
As mentioned earlier, the LG Q Stylus is a mid-range handset packed in a sleek metallic body. The 6.2-inch FHD+ FullVision display with 18:9 screen ratio offers a superb viewing experience with bright and vivid colours
It is powered by a 1.5GHz Octa-Core or 1.8GHz Octa-Core depending on the market and there are three variants in terms of RAM and storage:
- Q Stylus Plus: 4GB RAM / 64GB ROM / microSD (up to 2TB)
- Q Stylus: 3GB RAM / 32GB ROM / microSD (up to 2TB)
- Q Stylus Alpha: 3GB RAM / 32GB ROM / microSD (up to 2TB)
At the rear, you’ll find a 16-megapixel camera and an 8-megapixel camera sits on the front. The camera comes with Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF) making it work fast 23 percent faster than conventional autofocus while Portrait Mode delivers great-looking bokeh selfies that are sure to impress.
It comes equipped with USB Type-C fast charging, IP68 water and dust protection, MIL-STD 810G compliance and DTS:X for 3D surround sound. A fingerprint sensor is housed at the back under the Smart Rear Key which also works as the selfie camera shutter button.
The smartphone is fueled by a 3300mAh battery.
“The LG Q Stylus adds another dimension to our series of exceptionally-priced midrange phones that deliver amazing value to consumers,” said Ha Jeung-uk, senior vice president and head of LG Electronics’ Mobile Business Division. “This phone is another example of LG’s promise to deliver a wider selection of devices this year with premium features designed to meet the diverse needs of today’s evolving smartphone users.”
Price and Availability of LG Q Stylus
The LG Q Stylus will be launched on a limited basis starting June this year in North America and Asia followed by other key markets in the third quarter. Depending on the market, the LG Q Stylus will be available in three configurations: Q Stylus, Q Stylus+ and Q Stylusα. The company said that the pricing, offers and other purchase details will be announced locally at the time of availability.