Sprint Wireless is now offering a phablet with a stylus, LG G Stylo in the United States to compete with the Galaxy Note 4 with Stylus on-board. After a month of iteration with its Prepaid and Boost Mobile brands, the G Stylo comes to Sprint’s own network. The mid-range device is also available off-contract through the carrier’s MVNO subsidiary as well. More details on the unlocked version of G Stylo purchase can be made can be checked here.
The Android-Lollipop flavored G Stylo has a 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, microSD card support (up to 128GB). On the camera front, we can find an 8-megapixel rear camera with laser AutoFocus lens and the front-facing with a 5MP shooter comes with Soft Light and Gesture Shot enhancements.
The G Stylo flaunts a 5.7-inch HD IPS screen with stylus out of the box. Jus like on other smartphones, LG thrown in custom software such as Knock Code and Quick Memo+, which lets you set a personalized unlocking code and the latter takes full advantage of the integrated Stylus. Design wise, it pokes same as its LG G4. It packs a 3000mAh battery, and offers 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, NFC connectivity options.
Boost Mobile and Sprint Pre-Paid customers can grab the device for $199.99 on contract, which obviously requires a prepaid service plan. Sprint is also throwing out another plan for those looking for a two-year contract agreement, which lets you purchase the G Stylo at US$ 49.99.
Sprint Customers can also make their purchase of G Stylo silver phone at a full retail price comes in at under $300. Unlocked! Alternatively, customers who opt for the Easy Pay plan will pay $12 each month for two years and that is 24 months.