At the event held in New Delhi, Vivo has launched its latest smartphone Vivo X21 in India. The best part of this smartphone is that Vivo X21 comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor. Also, Vivo X21 is the first smartphone in India to offer In-display fingerprint sensor. Along with In-display sensor, the phone also sports 6.28 inch full HD+ super AMOLED display. However, like most other smartphones, the company has placed a small notch on the top of the display.
The company’s first In-display smartphone is eligible to install Android P Beta on brand new Vivo X21 smartphone. To recall you, Android P beta was released at Google I/O 2018 developer conference. The Vivo X21 smartphone is exclusively available via Flipkart. In last week, the company started pre-booking for Vivo X21 smartphone ahead of India Launch.
Vivo X21 Details:
Build & Design:
As compare to OnePlus 6, Vivo X21 has a lighter weight of 156 grams. On the device, you will see full glass screen on the front which is coupled with small notch on the top of the display. The back of the Vivo X21 comes with 3D glass unibody design which gives the smartphone more premium look. Moreover, the device comes with only two buttons which includes Volume rocker & power button that are placed on the right side of the smartphone.
The Vivo X21 smartphone comes with In-display fingerprint sensor technology to unlock your smartphone. At the bottom of Vivo x21 device, you will find micro USB port which is pair with SIM Card tray on left and Speaker on Right. Sadly, the phone doesn’t support the headphone jack. Moreover, the design is pretty impressive which has curved 3D glass along with Gorilla Glass protection.
Vivo X21 sports 6.28-inch Full HD+ super AMOLED display which is paired with 19:9 aspect ratio and resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels. On the front, it has Gorilla Glass 3 protection. As AMOLED display offers vibrant contrasts and colors. So the company claims that Vivo X21 display is bright and reproduced vibrant color even under most demanding condition. One can get best visual experience while watching videos or Playing games.
For unlocking your smartphone, Vivo X21 comes with In-display fingerprint scanner. However, the device will show you where to place your finger to unlock your smartphone or a particular app.
Moving towards the camera, it comes with dual 12MP + 5MP rear camera setup which is coupled with LED flash. The primary 12MP sensor has f/1.8 aperture whereas 5MP secondary sensor has a f/2.4 aperture. You can capture images or video in both dark and light condition.
On the front, the device has a 12MP front camera which has f/2.0 aperture. With 12MP selfie camera, you can click best images or make video calls via apps like WhatsApp, Duo and more. Both the Rear and front camera offer a portrait mode. Also, you can get slow-mo feature along with 4K recording at 30 fps. Its camera feature includes Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, and panorama.
Vivo X21 smartphone is powered by octa-core Snapdragon 660 processor which is coupled with 6GB of RAM and Adreno 512 GPU. With this processor, you can ensure smooth and flawless performance every time when you use Vivo X21 smartphone. Also, you can play hardcore games and even work with multiple apps without facing any heating and lag issues.
Platform & Storage:
The device is running a latest Android 8.1 Oreo-based on FunTouch 4.0 OS. The company has added many features to FunTouch OS which will give a user more customization option.
Talking about the storage, the smartphone has 128GB of internal storage which can further expand up to 256GB using Hybrid SIM slot. As 128GB storage is more than enough for the normal user to store their personal data, files, images and more.
The phone packs non-removable Li-Ion 3,200mAh battery which can easily last for a day with normal usage. The Vivo X21 comes with dual engine charging technology which helps to charge the battery faster with 9V 2A charging adapter.
Price & Launch Offers:
The price for Vivo X21 smartphone which has 6GB RAM + 128GB Storage is set at Rs. 35,990. However, the phone is exclusively available via Flipkart and go on sale from May 29. The smartphone is available in two color options which include Black and Gold.
The launch offer for X21 smartphone includes Rs. 3,000 off on regular exchange, 5 percent cashback on SBI credit card holders and no-cost EMI options up to 12 months on all credit cards. What do you think about Vivo X21 smartphone? let us know your feedback in our comment section below.
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