Cricket Wireless has launched an entry-level 4G-LTE enabled handset called as LG Spree in the US. The smartphone is priced at $89.99 and is available for sale online and authorised Cricket retailers. The LG Spree features all the necessary specifications required in a smartphone and will be preferred by budget-friendly users. Like most of the LG devices, the handset also features Quick Memo, Knock On, Knock Code and Easy Home for easy access and will go on sale starting today, i.e., March 11th.
Coming to the specifications part, the LG Spree flaunts a 4.5-inch (854×480 pixels) FWVGA display and offers a pixel density of 218ppi. Under the hood, the device comes equipped with Snapdragon 210 quad-core processor clocked at 1.1GHz paired with Adreno 304 GPU and 1GB of RAM. It supports dual sim dual standby with 4G-LTE and includes basic connectivity options like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS and microUSB 2.0 port. The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box, and there is no information about the Android Marshmallow update.
On the camera section, the smartphone sports a 5MP rear camera with autofocus, LED flash and a 2MP front-facing camera for video chats and selfie clicks. It comes with 8GB of internal storage and also includes a microSD card slot for further expansion of memory upto 32GB. The handset juices a 1940mAh battery that has the energy to last upto 13 hours of talk time and upto 234 hours of standby time. The dimensions of the plastic build device measure 131.8 x 66.8 x 8.89 mm weighs around 120 grams and comes in Black and Gold color variants.
A quick recall, LG has recently launched the successor of LG G4 Stylus called as LG Stylus 2 in Korea priced at $328 and will be available for purchase via all three major Korea carriers SKT, LG U+ and KT. The main USP of the device is it comes with an optimized stylus with nano coated tip for more accuracy and many new features. The LG Stylus 2 comes equipped with 5.7-inch HD display, Snapdragon 410 quad-core SoC, 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, 13MP camera, 8MP selfie shooter, 4G-LTE, 3000mAh battery and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.