LG Aristo 2 with 13MP camera and facial recognition feature launches in the US

LG Aristo 2 smartphone

LG has launched the Aristo 2 smartphone in the US at a price of $60. The phone is a successor to the affordable LG Aristo. The phone is available through MetroPCS in the US. The phone offers decent features at such a price. 

The LG Aristo 2 hosts a 5-inch IPS LCD display with a Full-HD resolution of 720 x 1280p. The phone runs on a quad-core processor, clocked at 1.4MHz. However, the name of the chipset has not been mentioned on the MetroPCS website.

Some rumours speculated that the device would be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC. The phone houses a 2140mAh battery capacity and has 2GB of RAM. The internal storage on the phone is 16GB. It can be expanded by up to 32GB through a microSD card. 

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The LG Aristo 2 has a 13MP main camera sensor which is capable of recording Full-HD videos. The camera is also supported by an LED flash and PDAF. The selfie snapper of the phone has a 5MP sensor and is loaded with features like Auto Shot and Gesture Shot.

The LG Aristo 2

The phone runs Android 7.0 Nougat and has a facial recognition feature as well. This means that you can use your face to unlock the phone. The device also has a fingerprint scanner mounted on its rear panel. Wi-Fi calling is supported along with 4G VoLTE. The phone also has a 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth and micro USB. 

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The actual cost of this LG offering is $140. The MetroPCS website is giving out various discounts including an instant $30 off and a mail-in rebate of $50. The phone’s cost then comes down to $60 and is even available for free if you exchange your old phone and buy an unlimited LTE plan.

Are you going to order the LG Aristo 2 smartphone? Do you find this device reliable? Let us know in the comments section below.

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