Vivo V21 Price: The price of the Vivo V21 is $402, ₦165,000 for the 8GB + 128GB of storage model. One of the most outstanding feature of this device is the 44MP selfie that comes with OIS. We’ll talk more about this feature in the camera segment below (Buy at a discount from Jumia- link at the bottom of this page).
If you are looking for a device to turn on the swag, then the Vivo V21 should be among your target device. The device is not only good looking but also have it’s incredible specs to back it up.
Quick note, there is a 5G model of this phone this not available in Nigeria. But, the non 5G model has same hardware and software features as the 5G model. Well, you’ll just be missing out on 5G for now. With that said, let’s get to know more about this phone.
About Vivo V21
The Vivo V21 is a premium mid-range smartphone from Vivo Mobile. It is the upgrade of the Vivo V20 released earlier this year. It’s also one of the two devices released by Vivo in Nigeria – the most expensive. Vivo V21E is the second device and it’s less expensive.
To get you to know more about this device, let’s introduce you to the specifications of the phone. We’ll talk about it’s chipset, CPU, GPU, Cameras, etc. Let’s start from its chipset, CPU, and GPU.
Chipset, CPU and GPU
The chipset that is under hood of this device is the Dimensity 800U. Dimensity 800U is a 5G capable chispet produced by MediaTek. There is no commercial 5G in Nigeria just yet so it make sense the Vivo removed the 5G feature to make the phone more affordable.
But, 5G aside, the Dimensity 800U is an incredible chipset. From live tests, it out performed the likes of Snapdragon 730G and 720G. It’s also very solid under heavy usage and it does not seem to get heated up pretty quickly.
This chipset can play some high quality games with lagging behind. Then the CPU and it’s GPU are really good at processing what you need the phone to do.
Vivo V21 come with a triple rear camera set up. A 64MP main sensor, 8MP ultrawide, and 2MP macro. Upfront is an 44MP camera placed in a cut out notch at the middle.
The camera features of the device include the ability to shoot; 4K videos, slow-mo videos, gyro-EIS, AI photo, portrait mode etc.
Remember in the beginning we said the 44MP selfie camera has OIS, well YEs it has OIS. With the OIS feature, you can shoot video while running or in the moving car and the video won’t be blurry. Using the OIS feature will make the video and photo appear steady.
Good thing is, this feature comes for both the rear and front camera. So, you can truly enjoy taking actions of scenes you love. Vloggers and photo freaks will really love using this phone.
Display and Build Material
The display type of the Vivo V21 is an AMOLED panel with 90Hz refresh rate and HDR10+ enabled. It’s display size is 6.44 inch FHD+ with peak nit brightness up to 500 nits.
For it’s build material, it has plastic back, plastic frame and glass front. Although there is no known glass protection, the phone is however splash resistant.
You’ll enjoy using the 90Hz refresh rate and when under the sun, you can also make use of the display of this phone. Although it’s not the best brightness you’ll get but it’s still pretty awesome to use.
RAM, Storage and Battery
Vivo V21 come with 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It also has space for storage expansion via microSD card. There is little preinstalled app which makes the phone feel personal. And this also gives you more space to use.
The battery capacity is non-removable 4000mAh with 33W fast charge – from 0 to 63% in 30 mins. No wireless charge and no reverse charge feature is available.
Software and Sensors
Vivo V21 runs Android 11 out of box along with the FunTouch 11.1 software. As far as software update goes, Vivo will be rolling out monthly security patch but we’re not aware if there is any major software update coming the way of this device.
There is no 3.5MM jack because the phone is very slim but it come with an adapter that will allow use the USB type-C port for headphone. Fingerprint scanner is in-display and you also get to rock Face Unlock – if you like that feature.
Specifications of Vivo V21
|DISPLAY||6.44 inch AMOLED, FullHD+, HDR 10+, 90Hz|
|Software||Android 11, Funtouch 11.1|
|Chipset||MediaTek Dimensity 800U|
|GPU||Arm Mali-G57 MC3|
|RAM and Storage||8GB RAM|
33W fast charging
|Back Camera||64MP + 8MP + 2MP|
|Network||2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G|
|Sensors||1. Fingerprint (in-display)|
Vivo V21 Price
|USA (USD)||$402||8GB + 128GB|
|Nigeria (NGN)||₦165,000||8GB + 128GB|
|Kenya (KES)||Ksh 43,500||8GB + 128GB|
Note that the prices above are estimated from the Naira equivalent. Which means, it might be different when it finally come to your country.
Where to buy Vivo V21
You can buy the Vivo V21 from Jumia using the link below. The Vivo V21 comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB Storage and it cost about ₦159,000.
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