Vivo V21 5G has been launched in as a latest 5G smartphone offering by Vivo. It comes as the successors to the Vivo V20, which was launched in India in October 2020. This new smartphone is equipped with triple rear camera setup with dual-LED flash, 44MP selfie camera with OIS, and a MediaTek Dimensity 800U SoC.
Vivo V21 5G price in India, launch offers
Vivo V21 5G price in India starts at Rs 29,990 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option, while the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant carries a price tag of Rs 32,990. The phone is offered in Arctic White, Dusk Blue, and Sunset Dazzle colours.
The phone is now available for pre-orders. It will be available for purchase from May 6 through Flipkart and Vivo India online store as well as major offline stores and retail chains such as Reliance Digital, Croma, Sangeetha Mobiles, and Big C, among others.
Vivo V21 5G specifications
|Specifications||Vivo V21 5G|
|Display||6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED|
90Hz refresh rate
20:9 aspect ratio
|Software||Android 11, Funtouch OS 11.1|
|RAM/ROM||8GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB|
|SoC||MediaTek Dimensity 800U SoC|
|Front camera||44 MP, f/2.0|
|Rear camera||64 MP, f/1.8 (wide)|
8 MP, f/2.2, 120˚ (ultrawide)
2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)
|Charging||33W FlashCharge fast charging|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, ambient light, magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and an in-display fingerprint sensor.|
|Connectivity||5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi, GPS / A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port|
|Colour options||Arctic White, Dusk Blue, and Sunset Dazzle colours|
The Vivo V21 5G runs on Android 11-based Funtouch OS 11.1 and features a 6.44-inch FHD+ (1,080 x 2,404 pixels) AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate and 20:9 aspect ratio.
Under the hood, the phone packs an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 800U SoC, paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB / 256GB of internal storage options that support expansion via microSD card through a dedicated slot. It also comes with an Extended RAM feature that is touted to allow the hardware to use up to 3GB of ROM as virtual RAM for an enhanced multitasking experience.
As for optics, the Vivo V21 5G carries a triple rear camera setup that houses a 64MP primary sensor with an f/1.79 aperture, an 8MP wide-angle camera, and a 2MP macro shooter. For selfies and video chats, the phone comes with a 44MP camera sensor at the front, with an f/2.0 aperture that supports OIS. The front-facing camera is also paired with the dual LED selfie flash.
Vivo V21 5G packs a 4,000mAh battery with 33W FlashCharge fast charging support. Sensors on this phone include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor. It also has an in-display fingerprint scanner.
Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi, GPS / A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port. Lastly, the dimensions of the phone are 159.68 x 73.90 x 7.29mm and it weighs 176 grams.
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