Today, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer Vivo has launched its under-display fingerprint sensor smartphone in an Indian market, the Vivo X21. It is the first smartphone with an in-display fingerprint announced in India. The smartphone was first launched in China back in March this year as name Vivo X21 UD. Also, the Vivo X21 is eligible for the Android P Beta (Developer Preview 2) programme which was announced by the Google earlier this month.
Vivo X21 Specifications
The Vivo X21 sports a tall 6.28-inch Super AMOLED FHD+ notched display with 19:9 aspect ratio, 402 PPI, and resolution of 1080×2280 pixels. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 660 octa-core SoC that clocks at 4×2.2GHz and 4×1.8GHz with Adreno 512 GPU. The Vivo X21 comes in a single variant that is 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Further, the storage can be expandable up to 256GB via microSD (uses SIM 2 slot).
Speaking about the camera department, the Vivo X21 has a dual rear camera setup. One has the 12-megapixel sensor with f/1.8 aperture, 1.2.5-inch sensor size, Dual Pixel PDAF paired with 5MP with F/2.4 aperture. Additionally, it has features such as Al HDR, Slow Motion, Portrait Bokeh, and Shot Refocus. The Front camera has a 12-megapixel sensor with F/2.0 aperture and 2 PD technology.
The Vivo X21 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo-based on Funtouch OS 4.0 out of the box. The smartphone is backed by a 3200mAh battery that supports Fast Charging technology.
Connectivity options include dual nano SIM slots, 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac dual band, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack and USB 2.0 (still no USB type-C). Including sensors such as Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity, Compass, and Gyroscope.
Vivo X21 Price and Availability
The Vivo X21 is priced at Rs. 35,990 ($530) for the 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage in India. The smartphone is a Flipkart exclusive and already up for sale. The smartphone is available in Gold and Black colors.
As a part of launch offer, the buyer will get Rs. 3000 off on regular exchange value, 5% cashback for SBI credit card users, also no cost EMI is available on most credit cards. Vodafone users will get 250GB additional data as well.