After announcing the rollout of its new affordable LG Bello and Fino smartphones in several markets earlier this month, today announced its next mid-range device hitting markets abroad with the LG G 3 Stylus. The 5.5-inch device features high-end specs and of course a new Stylus that makes it a nice Galaxy Note competitor for LG in markets outside the US.

Key Specifications:

■ Chipset: 1.3GHz Quad-Core ■ Display: 5.5-inch qHD IPS (960 x 540) ■ Memory: 8GB / 1GB RAM / MicroSD slot ■ Camera: Rear 13MP / Front 1.3MP ■ Battery: 3,000mAh (removable) ■ Operating System: Android 4.4.2 KitKat ■ Size: 149.3 x 75.9 x 10.2mm ■ Weight: 163g ■ Network: 3G ■ Colors: Black / White / Gold ■ Other: Stylus Pen

The LG G 3 Stylus hits Brazil today followed by markets in Latin America and Central Asia in the coming weeks.

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