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Cricket Wireless Launches The LG Stylo 2

Cricket Wireless Launches The LG Stylo 2

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, LG and Cricket Wireless are launching the new LG Stylo 2. This mid-range Android smartphone starts at just $169.99 and comes with a 5.7″ HD display, multi-tasking within the software, and a built-in stylus. With that stylus the LG Stylo 2 will be allow users to takes notes through LG’s note-taking software, even without turning on the display. The device will launch on May 13th through Cricket’s website and in stores.

Under the hood the Stylo 2 packs a 1.2GHz Snapdragon processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, a 13MP rear camera, and a 5MP front camera. The device also comes with Android Marshmallow out of the box and is powered by a 3,000 mAh battery.

Press Release

Busy Video-Loving Moms Will Love the New LG Stylo 2

At Cricket Wireless May 13, Treat Yourself – or Mom – to the Mother’s Day Gift You Wanted (or She Wanted), but Didn’t Get

ATLANTA, May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Expecting just more of the usual – chocolates and flowers – this weekend? Next week you can treat yourself the Mother’s Day gift you really wanted. On May 13, the new LG Stylo 2, the perfect smartphone for the media-loving mom on the go arrives at Cricket Wireless stores and online for $169.99.

Mom, what you’re going to love about on this phone . . .

  • Its 5.7″ HD Display: You can take a well-deserved break and catch a movie or two on your favorite streaming service on its large HD screen. The Stylo 2 is the perfect size for watching videos and movies, and still just right size for your hand, purse or pocket.
  • Built-in stylus with Pen Pop and Screen-off Memo: Don’t have time to fumble with the keyboard? Pull out the built in stylus pen and quickly pick from a set of easy note-taking apps. Or, in a pinch, instantly jot down your brilliant ideas without even turning on the screen. Just grab the stylus pen and begin writing! #neverloseathought
  • Great for Multitasking: For the juggler in you, the Stylo 2 Dual WindowTM splits the screen in half to help you manage two apps at once. Plus, with the rear volume and power keys, and split or one-side keyboard options, you can operate the phone with one hand, leaving the other hand free for something else – like unpacking groceries or fixing Jr.’s boo-boo.
  • Cool Sleek Design: Whether you are off to work, at the park with the kids, or dressed for date night, you’re going to look stylish with the sleek, silver Stylo 2.

And if you missed the opportunity to get Mom something cool, here’s your chance to make it up:  

  • Upgrade mom without breaking the bank – get her a smartphone with premium features at an affordable price of$169.99. While you’re at it, get one for yourself, too.
  • Give yourself peace of mind with the Stylo 2’s long lasting battery and power-saving mode, knowing that mom can always stay connected.
  • Give mom peace of mind knowing that Cricket’s network has more 4G LTE coverage than T-Mobile, MetroPCS, Sprint, or Boost.

For a limited time, customers who switch to Cricket get a $50 bill credit (with an additional $50 bill credit for those who switch from T-Mobile)1 – it’s a great time to switch for customers who are thinking about leaving their carriers.

About the Cricket Wireless

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About The Author

Ben Schoon

Ben is a tech geek who co-founded YourTechExplained in 2016. Constantly switching between devices that literally surround him, he can be found reviewing the latest smartphones around the web.