LG electronics announced a new variant of LG Stylus 2 at Radiodays Europe 2016 in Paris. The smartphone comes with DAB+, the de facto standard for digital radio broadcasting feature. LG also taunted it as world’s first smartphone to feature DAB+.
Australia, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway and the United Kingdom will be the first markets to launch the LG Stylus 2 with DAB+. Though company has not mentioned the price of the handset. With DAB+ Users will be able to access more radio channels than traditional FM. DAB+ radio provides excellent audio quality for free.
Talking about the specification of the LG Stylus 2, it features 5.7-inch HD (720×1280) HD IPS display. Device is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1.5GB of RAM. It houses 16GB inbuilt storage with expandable storage support via MicroSD card. Smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
LG Stylus 2 sports 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and 8-megapixel front camera. It is backed by a 3000mAh battery. 4G LTE supported LG Stylus 2 also comes with stylus support.
“We are taking a proactive approach towards the fast-paced technological shift to digital broadcasting with DAB+ to deliver a new paradigm of experiences through the smartphone,” said Juno Cho, president and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. He also added that the LG Stylus 2 is the perfect device to enjoy rich, multimedia content.