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LG Stylo™ 2 Plus in Black

  • MS550BK MetroPCS

Key Features

  • Stylus Pen with Customizable Settings for Writing and Drawing
  • 5.7” HD TFT IPS In-Cell Display
  • 13 MP Rear-Facing Autofocus Camera with LED Flash
  • 5 MP Front-Facing Camera and Full HD Camcorder
AVAILABLE COLORS:

Large 5.7" HD
TFT Display

Big ideas need a big workspace! Write or draw on the expansive screen for creations that are bright, vivid, and on point.

Premium & Sleek
Design

With double chrome lines and rounded edges, this device is made to stand out and slimmed to fit in.

  • Calligraphy Pen Mode

    See your handwriting transformed into beautiful script.

  • Screen-off Memo

    Instantly jot down brilliant ideas! Simply pull out the pen and begin writing on the screen—no need to turn on.

  • Pop Scanner

    Make it right! After capturing a picture, trace and crop an object so you can view it straight on.

  • QuickMemo®+

    The most advanced version of QuickMemo—LG’s exclusive stylus-friendly app.

13MP Rear Camera

Life is colorful. Capture every brilliant moment exactly as you see it with a precise, high quality camera.

Fingerprint Sensor

Place your finger on the Rear Key to confirm your identity and secure the device. Plus, make and verify mobile payments.

Calligraphy Pen Mode

See your handwriting transformed into beautiful script using a fiber pen tip that is thinner and more precise.

Summary
Screen Size 5.7 inches
Screen Resolution 1,280 x 720 pixels
Battery Capacity 2,900 mAh (removable)
Camera Resolution 13 MP
Processor Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 1.4 GHz Octa-Core MSM8937
Memory 2 GB RAM
Storage 16 GB (up to 9 GB usable) - expandable via microSD™ card (sold separately)
Carrier MetroPCS
Other Features 5 MP Front Camera, Premium & Sleek Design, Fingerprint Sensor, Calligraphy Pen Mode
Design
Stylus Pen with Customizable Settings for Writing and Drawing Yes
Large 5.7” HD TFT IPS In-Cell Display Yes
Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 Screen Protection Yes
Rear Key Placement Ambidextrous, multi-purpose use of Power/Lock and Volume Keys with quick shortcuts to QuickMemo® + or Camera
Smart Keyboard and One-Handed Operation Adjust position of the keyboard or keypad for convenient and customized access
Customizable Home Touch Buttons Includes Notification, Capture+, and Dual Window™
Interactivity
Pen Pop Choose which app shortcuts you want available when you remove the stylus
Pop Memo Quick note-taking app you can set to activate immediately when you remove the stylus
Screen-off Memo Write memos while the screen is off
Capture+ Write or draw on nearly any screen and then save to QuickMemo®+ or Gallery
QuickMemo+ Create memos and then add text, images, screen captures any more; schedule memos to appear at certain times using time or location inputs
Battery & Power Saving Minimize the battery consumption through efficient UX control
Knock Code™ Tap a 6-to-8-point pattern to access the home screen
Knock On™ Double tap the screen to put your phone to sleep/wake it without picking it up or pressing the Power/Lock Key.
Dual Window Use two apps on a split screen simultaneously.
Mini View Shrink the screen for easy one-handed use
Smart Lock Keep your phone unlocked when you have a trusted Bluetooth® device connected, when it’s in a familiar location, or when a trusted voice or face is detected
Notification LEDs Light alerts for incoming calls, missed calls and messages, and more
Do Not Disturb Turn off all notifications except chosen ones, such as calls and calendar event reminders.
Content Lock password/pattern protect your memos and images in QuickMemo+ and Gallery*
Multilanguage Support for Phone and Keyboard Input Yes
EasyHome™ Show the dialer and other frequently used features right on the home screen for quick and easy access.
Ringtone ID Unique ringtone created for each caller based on phone numbers
* Some owner content may still be accessible to a user who enables Content Lock
Camera/Video
13MP Rear-Facing Autofocus Camera with LED Flash Yes
5MP Front-Facing Camera and Full HD Camcorder Yes
Edit Recorded Movies with Video Trim Yes
Camera Resolutions Up to 4160 x 3120*
Switch Between Rear and Front Cameras with a Finger Swipe Yes
Camera/Video Zoom Up to 4x*
Shot Modes Auto and Panorama*
HDR Camera Set HDR (dynamic tone) to on, off, or auto
Gesture Shot** Take selfies with a simple hand gesture
Gesture Interval Shot** Make a fist twice to take four selfies in sequence
Selfie Light** Screen will illuminate a soft light around the photo preview for well-lit selfies
Beauty Shot** Adjustable setting softens facial features
Auto Shot** Take selfies automatically using face detection
Multiple Shutter Options Tap the shutter, use your voice, tap the screen, or press a volume key to take a photo.
Image Editor Add filters, adjust brightness, and more to your pictures
Live Shot Take still shots while recording video
Burst Shot* Hold the shutter button to take multiple shots
Quick Share Access social platforms instantly after taking pictures and videos
Film Effect Pre-set filter effects to give photos a film-like look and feel
Full HD Rear-Facing Camcorder Yes
Video Playback Resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 30 FPS
Video Recording Resolution FHD (1920 x 1080) @ 30 FPS, HD (1280 x 720) @ 30 FPS
Pause & Resume Recording Pause and start in record mode for one continuous video file
Video Screenshot Capture still shots from a video during playback
Geotagging Include location information with photos and videos
* Available only on rear-facing camera or camcorder
** Available only on front-facing camera or camcorder.
Entertainment
Video Player with Touch Lock and Resume Play Function Supports 3GP, 3G2, MP4, AVI, ASF, MKV, Webm, and TS formats
Customizable Video Screen Ratio Subtitle Settings, and Play Speed; Play on Lock Screen and Video; Auto Off Options
Music Player with Custom Audio Effects Support for AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, M4A, AMR, MP3, MIDI, WAV, WMA, FLAC, PCM, ADPCM, and Ogg Formats
Customizable Music Library Organized by songs, albums, artists, genres, favorites, playlists, and folders; access other music via nearby devices
Media Device (MTP) Transfer files or synchronize with Windows® Media Player or Android File Transfer*
MIDI Device Connect to compatible musical instruments via USB*
Accelerometer Control games by turning and tilting**
* USB cable required (included).
** Only available on certain interactions with the touch screen.
Connectivity
MetroPCS 4G LTE Network* Yes
Wi-Fi® Hotspot† Share a 4G LTE data connection with other compatible wireless devices**
Wi-Fi Connectivity 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth® Version 4.2
Wi-Fi Calling† Use Wi-Fi to improve voice and data coverage
Supported Bluetooth Profiles Headset, hands-free, object push, advanced audio distribution, audio/video remote control, human interface device, generic audio/video distribution, generic object, serial port, message access, health device, and phone book access
SmartShare Beam Wirelessly receive multimedia content from compatible LG devices.
Android Beam Share contacts, web pages, and more via Bluetooth and Near Field Communication (NFC)
File Sharing Receive images, videos, and more from nearby devices via BLE
Wi-Fi Direct® Connect directly to devices via Wi-Fi
Media Server Share media content with nearby DLNA compatible devices
LG AirDrive*** Wirelessly share content with a computer using your LG account
VoLTE Capability Enables HD Voice**** and enhanced communications over the cellular network**
S-GPS and Qualcomm® Service Enhanced Location Accuracy
* MetroPCS' 4G LTE Network not available everywhere.
** Depends on device memory and network availability. Additional carrier charges may apply.
*** LG Bridge download required on computer.
**** HD Voice requires compatibility on both caller and receiver devices.
Technical Specifications
Carrier MetroPCS®
Display 5.7" HD (1280 x 720) TFT In-Cell Display with 258 ppi
Battery Capacity 2,900 mAh
Talk Time Up to 20 hours and 7 minutes*
Standby Time Up to 19 days and 4 hours*
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 1.4GHz Octa-Core MSM8937
Network LTE,UMTS,GSM
Frequencies GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS: B1, B2, B4, B5; LTE: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B12
Dimensions 6.10" (H) x 3.13" (W) x 0.29" (D)
Weight 5.07 oz.
Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC) M3/T4 rating
RAM 2 GB
Internal Memory 16GB (up to 9GB user available memory)
microSD™ card up to 2 TB**
* Actual battery time may vary depending on network connectivity and application use.
** MicroSD cards sold separately
LG Available Accessories
Standard Battery* Yes
Travel Adapter and USB Cable* Yes
* Included with phone.
Disclaimer
MetroPCS service required. Features based on carrier program availability. Product features subject to change. Additional charges may apply.

What People Are Saying

Rated 1 out of 5 by from 0 If i could give this phone a negative star i would. Have it just barely 2 months and already requesting my 3rd replacement for lcd issues. Ive always had it in a case and screen protector but the phone is junk!!!!
Date published: 2017-05-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pefect i love to draw I can draw nice things I just wish their was more settings for the drawing pen.
Date published: 2017-05-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Stylus Phone! I have had this phone for over a year and just love it tot this day. Love the fact the on screen keyboard can be replaced with on screen stylus handwriting recognition panel. Typing and swiping gets irritating when inputting a lot of text. LG's stylus and memo software makes phone quick, convenient, and productive at work and home. Love creating and marking up Office based documents, filling out forms in my own handwriting, and quick notes when pen paper are not in reach. Works great with Microsoft's OneNote, Google Keep, as well as its own Memo apps.
Date published: 2017-05-07
Rated 1 out of 5 by from None I bought this like 2 months ago and ever since í have had nothing but problems with it í really like that its big and that it had a stylist but it has given me nothing but problems its stylist fell out in my purse and í went to put it back in and it would not fit in side no more then it won't even open when tapping screen half of the time í have a case on it and I'm the only one that has used it i take very good care of my phone it also will just turn on and the volume will go all the way up and í would turn it down and it would turn back up all by it self and just because í don't kp (k opp have i get get a new one or even a different one í Rally nne
Date published: 2017-05-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The pen is awesome! THIS WAS JUST WHAT i WANTED! MY FINGERS ARE TOO LARGE FOR THE BUTTONS SO I KEPT MAKING MISTAKES YET WITH THE PEN I AM FASTER WITH MUCH LESS ERRORS.
Date published: 2017-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I'm In Love!! I'm in love with my LG Stylo 2 Plus phone from MetroPCS! I bought it on 3/31/17 as an upgrade from my old phone, which my old phone was an LG K10 through MetroPCS also. I originally wanted to buy the first Stylo they had but i was told that it was no longer available, so they offered me the K10 and of course i was bummed out that the stylo wasn't available anymore so i went ahead and purchased the K10 anyways. Now two days later after I've purchased the K10, the Stylo 2 plus came out...you can only imagine how i felt when i heard about it coming out...man...so, anyways long story short, i waited for 6 months to pass so that i could upgrade from the K10 to this remarkable phone and I'm very satisfied, content, and grateful that i finally have it now. This phone is wicked awesome!
Date published: 2017-04-24
Rated 3 out of 5 by from YOU WILL LIKE IT I bought this phone 2 months ago.. Its not your typical phone it does take some getting use too. The volume up/down power button is by the front camera .i was really annoyed at first but it grew on me . I love the fact that it has a pen and the camera is amazing..No app drawer though you have to put everything in folders.
Date published: 2017-04-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Amazing phone! Even though it has major issues :'/ I bought this device brand new the LG Stylo 2 PLUS. Feel in love with it from day one! After a couple weeks started to realize my battery life was dramatically reduced & my phone would get hot during phone calls, also using Apps like facebook especially & my google maps. Forgot to mention my pen broke & was wharped when I hardly ever use it. Other than that love it has more features than what I thought!
Date published: 2017-04-21
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