LG has announced a new smartphone, the LG Stylus 2 which will be showcased at the next week’s MWC 2016 event in Barcelona. The smartphone is a successor to the G4 Stylus and comes with a lot of improvements and new features.

As the name suggests, the LG Stylus 2 comes with a stylus pen which LG has said that has been improved. This time, the pen features a nano-coated tip as compared to the rubber-tipped pen found in the predecessor. As per the company, it will provide a better accuracy.

LG Stylus 2 Front

Additionally, there are a few options which have been developed exclusively for the Stylus 2. There is a Pen Pop feature which displays a pop-up menu, with shortcuts to Pop Memo and Pop Scanner, just when you take out the pen. Another feature called Pen Keeper which “prevents the stylus from being misplaced by displaying a popup message when the phone is detected as being in motion when the stylus bay is empty.”

LG Stylus 2 Specifications:

The LG Stylus 2 sports a 5.7-inch HD In-Cell Touch display. Under the hood, it has a 1.2GHz quad-core chipset coupled with 1.5GB of RAM. There is a 13MP camera at the back and an 8MP camera on the front. The phone offers 16GB of internal storage with support for microSD card expansion.

The whole package is powered by a 3000mAh battery and runs on Android Marshmallow v6.0 straight out of the box. The phone has dimensions of 155×79.6×7.4mm and weighs at 145 grams. You will be able to buy the Stylus 2 in White, Brown, and Titan color options.

Juno Cho, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company said,

“LG Stylus 2 provides both the big screen and premium notetaking functions of a premium large phone at a price of a mid-tier phone. This device is another example of our commitment to the mass-tier segment where there is so much opportunity for growth and creativity.”