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Vivo V21 (2021) review

Android OS v11.0
Mediatek Dimensity 800U
Mali-G57 MP4
8 GB / 128 GB
6.44 inches (1080 x 2400 px)
64 + 8 + 2 MP, 9280 x 6920 px, autofocus

Vivo announced the launch of the V21 smartphone in 2021. The manufacturer is offering the Vivo V21 phone with 6.44 inches display, Mediatek Dimensity 800U chipset, 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.

The Vivo V21 comes with Android OS v11.0 out of the box, and a Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.44 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 2400 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Vivo V21 specifications

BrandVivo
NameV21
ModelV21
Release date2021

Body

The weight of Vivo V21 is about 6.21 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Vivo phone are average (6.29 x 2.91 x 0.29 inches).

Weight6.21 oz
Dimensions6.29 x 2.91 x 0.29 inches
Colorsblue, sunset
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Vivo V21 comes with Android OS v11.0 out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v11.0
SoCMediatek Dimensity 800U
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 2.4 GHz Cortex-A76, Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A55
GPUMali-G57 MP4

Display

The size of V21 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.44 inches AMOLED display of Vivo V21 with 1080 x 2400 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size6.44 inches
Resolution1080 x 2400 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Vivo V21 (8 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (128 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM8 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the V21 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera44 MP
Main camera64 + 8 + 2 MP, 9280 x 6920 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Vivo V21 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The V21 phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.1, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, GALILEO
NFCno
FM radiono
USBUSB Type-C
Headphoneno

Battery

The Li-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of V21 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 4000 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The V21 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Vivo phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Vivo V21 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM, Fast charging, Funtouch OS
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Vivo V21, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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