The long awaited Vivo V21 has officially launched in Nepal. The highlights of the handset are 44MP OIS Super Night Selfie, 90Hz display, 7.29mm ultra slim AG back design and a 64MP OIS night camera. The handset model comes in 4G as well as 5G version however only 4G variant is available in Nepal. Here we’ll go through the detail specs, features and Vivo V21 and V21 5G in Nepal.
Vivo V21 and V21 5G Overview:
Display and Design
Both the Vivo V21 and V21 5G are essentially the same devices with the difference that the first one works only on 4G networks and the latter gets 5G connectivity. Likewise, both the device comes with a 6.44-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display which pushes 2404×1080 pixels resolution. It is an E3 panel which has some fancy features including 800 nits brightness, HDR 10+ and 90Hz refresh rate. Also, the teardrop notch panel features an in-display fingerprint sensor.
Talking about the design, these handsets come with a similar design to that of the V20 with a AG Matte design. It is scratch-resistant and doesn’t get smeared by fingerprints easily. It comes in three different color options: Dusk Blue, Sunset Dazzle and Artic White. The smartphone looks stylish with a thin body of 7.29mm and weighs 176g.
Coming to the camera department, both the handset has an identical triple camera setup on the rear and a single one on the front. The rear module comprises a 64MP primary lens with f/1.79 aperture and OIS, 8MP 119° ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, and lastly a 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture.
Okay, now lets move into the selfie camera which is the highlight of these phones. How many phones do you know that have OIS stabilization on their selfie camera? Well, these phones have that. There’s a 44MP front camera with an f/2.0 aperture that supports OIS, and 4K video recording. Similarly, the top bezels above the display hosts a dual-LED flash,
Further, autofocus mode present in these models is also an innovation that is not even present in some high-end models.
Performance and Memory
Both, Vivo V21 and Vivo V21 5G are driven by MediaTek Dimensity 800U. It is a 7nm-based mid-range chip that has Cortex-A76 cores clocked at 2.4GHz and six Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 2.0GHz. Here, the graphics are handled by Mali-G57 GPU. Despites the chip supporting 5G, only the 5G model comes with the future-proof 5G connectivity.
Anyway, these phones have 8GB LPDDR4x RAM and up to 256GB of internal storage. Likewise, users get to witness the Extended RAM technology with these devices that gives 3GB additional RAM,
Moving on, Vivo V21 and V21 5G ships with Funtouch OS 11.1 based on Android 11 out of the box.
Battery and Miscellaneous
Moreover, Vivo V21 and 5G have a battery capacity of 4000mAh with 33W fast charging support.
According to Vivo, it can charge 63% in 30 minutes. For connectivity, these devices get a hybrid SIM slot, dual-band Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.1. Unfortunately, these handsets lack a 3.5mm headphone jack but comes with an earphone jack adapter inside the box.
Vivo V21 and V21 5G Full Specifications
|Body||159.7 x 73.9 x 7.3 mm, 176 g|
|Display||6.44 inches, AMOLED, HDR10+, 500 nits (typ)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio|
|Processor||MediaTek MT6853 Dimensity 800U 5G (7 nm) (5G only in V21 5G)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Storage and RAM||128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM|
|OS||Android 11, Funtouch 11.1|
|Rear Camera||Triple Cameras|
Primary: 64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.72″, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS,
Ultra-wide: 8 MP, f/2.2, 120˚, 16mm, 1/4.0″, 1.12µm,
Macro: 2 MP, f/2.4
|Front Camera||44 MP, f/2.0, (wide), AF, OIS|
|Video Resolution||Rear: [email protected] (no OIS), [email protected]/60fps |
Front: [email protected] (no OIS), [email protected]
|Security||Fingerprint (under display, optical), Software-based face-unlock|
|Connectivity||5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.1, A-GPS, USB Type-C 2.0|
|Battery||Li-Po 4000 mAh|
|Charging||Fast charging 33W|
|Colors||Dusk Blue, Sunset Dazzle, Arctic White|
Vivo V21 Price in Nepal and Availability
Vivo V21 price in Nepal is set to NPR 49,999 for for the 8/128GB variant. You can purchase the handset offline via authorized Vivo store and online via Daraz.
|Vivo Model||Storage Variants||Price in India||Price in Nepal (Official)|
|Vivo V21||8/128 GB||INR 29,990||NPR 49,999|