Vivo V21

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Vivo V21 Quick Specs
  • OS: Android 11.
  • Release Date: April 2021.
  • Network Types: 2G/3G/4G/5G
  • Display: 6.44-inch AMOLED
  • Processor: Dimensity 800U
  • Selfie Camera: 44 MP autofocus. 
  • Rear camera: 64 MP
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • ROM: 128 GB
  • Battery: 4000 mAh.
vivo V21 specs and price

Mobile Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 800 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 4() / 5(850) / 7() / 8(900) / 20() / 28(700) / 38(2600) / 39() / 40(2300) / 41(2500).
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: Android 11 + Funtouch OS 11.1

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 159.7 x 73.9 x 7.3 mm
  • Weight: 176g
  • Display: 6.44 inches, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio, HDR10+, 90Hz refresh rate, 180Hz Touch Sampling Rate, AMOLED,
  • Colours: Dusk Blue. Sunset Dazzle. Arctic White.
  • Physical Build: Plastic back and frame.

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.4 GHz Octa-core, Cortex A76
  • Processor Name: MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm)
  • Graphics Processor: ARM Mali-G57 Mc3
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • Internal Storage: 128 GB UFS 2.2
  • External Storage: microSDXC (shared slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Camera: 64 MP wide angle lens + 8 MP ultra-wide angle sensor + 2 MP depth sensor, LED flash, 4k, 1080p@30fps video recording, OIS, split video.
  • Front-facing Camera: 44 MP, autofocus, OIS, EIS, dual LED flash, Face Recognition, 4k, 1080p@30fps video capture

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • 3.5 mm Audio Port: No.
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.

Phone Sensors

  • Digital Compass: Compass.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; under-display.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Sensor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v5.1, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
  • USB: microUSB v2.0. USB Type-C. USB-OTG.
  • NFC: No.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 4000 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 33W fast charging
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number: N/A.

Vivo V21 Launch Info

  • Announced: April 27, 2021
  • Release Date: May 6, 2021

Vivo V21 Price

  • Malaysia: MYR 1,600
  • European Union: €320
  • Nigeria: ₦159,000

Questions and Answers about Vivo V21

Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about Vivo V21.

Is Vivo V21 a 5G phone?

No; the V21 is not a 5G LTE phone. There is a 5G variant named Vivo V21 5G though. It has the exact same specs.

Does Vivo V21 have Gorilla Glass?

No; the V21 does not have Gorilla Glass protection on its screen.

Does Vivo V21 have quick charging?

Yes; the Vivo V21 has quick charging technology.

Will Vivo V21 work in the USA?

Vivo V21 is a GSM phone and will work, to varying degrees, on GSM wireless carriers in the USA. These include AT&T, T-Mobile and various carriers using their towers. This phone will not work on CDMA networks..

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

The V21 is one of the first smartphones that come with virtual RAM or Extended RAM, as Vivo prefers to call it.

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is a recommendation that we make based on our evaluation of the specs of the device. It is a general guide designed to help you understand how much value a smartphone offers for its price. It is not a stamp of quality assessment or an endorsement of the device or of the manufacturers. Be sure to ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device, as MobilityArena may not be held responsible for your buying decisions.

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