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vivo V21 5G 256GB
Updated On: Sep 28, 2023

vivo V21 5G 256GB

7.8 MSP Score 4.3 19.4K Ratings
vivo V21 5G 256GB
vivo V21 5G 256GB
vivo V21 5G 256GB
vivo V21 5G 256GB
vivo V21 5G 256GB
vivo V21 5G 256GB
Best Price: 28,900

Key Specifications

  • MediaTek Dimensity 800U Octa core Processor
  • 8 GB RAM | 256 GB Storage
  • 6.44″ (16.36 cm) 90Hz AMOLED Display
  • Dual SIM: 5G & 4G Network
  • 64+8+2 MP Rear Camera
  • 44 MP Front Camera
  • 4000 mAh | 33 W Fast Charging Battery
  • Android v11 OS
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vivo V21 5G 256GB Price In India

The lowest price of the vivo V21 5G 256GB in India is ₹28,900 at Amazon. The mobile is available in 128 GB, 256 GB storage variants in India.

StoreDetails Price Vivo v21 5g (sunset dazzle, 8gb ram, 256gb storage) without offer ₹28,900

vivo V21 5G 256GB: Pros & Cons

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  • Pros
  • AMOLED display
  • Elegant design
  • 256GB onboard storage
  • Impressive selfie camera
  • Decent battery life
  • 33W fast charging support
  • Cons
  • Only 90Hz refresh rate offered
  • Waterdrop notch for screen
  • Hybrid SIM slot
  • No NFC
  • No headphone jack
Vivo V21 5G can be recognised as a mid-range selfie phone that competes with better and capable devices. The device gets Dimensity 800 chipset which is easily available on phones that cost less. The design works in favour of the V21 5G but even then having a notch at this price is a big drawback. Add to that, you have no headphone jack, only 90Hz refresh rate offered and Hybrid SIM slot to expand storage. Vivo V21 5G only caters to the selfie enthusiasts, so if that's not your priority look elsewhere.

vivo V21 5G 256GB Details

AMOLED Display, Design, Security
Vivo V21 boasts a 6.44-inch AMOLED display that offers Full HD+ screen resolution at 1080x2404 pixels with a pixel density of 409 PPI. The display sports a waterdrop notch at the top-centre that houses the front camera. With this design, the 20:9 aspect ratio display offers larger viewing area and screen to body ratio of 84 percent. The device measures with a thickness of 7.3mm and weight of 173 grams which makes it one of the lightest in the segment. The power button and the volume rocker are on the right side of the phone. The main security features include the on-screen fingerprint sensor and face unlock through the selfie camera. 
Performance, Storage, Triple Camera
Vivo is using the octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 800U chipset for the V21 to keep the price of the phone down and offer 5G support as well. This gets paired with 8GB RAM and you get 256GB onboard storage that offers expansion up to 1TB using the hybrid SIM slot. The phone runs on Funtouch OS version based on the latest Android 11 operating system. In terms of imaging, Vivo V21 comes with a triple rear camera that consists of 64MP primary sensor, 8MP ultra-wide-angle sensor and 2MP sensor. On the front, the phone gets a 44MP selfie camera that supports OIS, video recording as well as video calls.
Battery, Fast Charging, Connectivity
Vivo V21 5G gets a built-in 4000 battery with 33W fast charging support via USB Type C port. For connectivity, the phone has features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, 5G, 4G VoLTE, USB OTG, and GPS with GLONASS.

Vivo V21 5G 256GB Specifications

Summary 7.8/10

Processor Chipset MediaTek Dimensity 800U MT6853V
Rear Camera Triple (64MP + 8MP + 2MP)
Internal Memory 256 GB
Screen Size 6.44 inches (16.36 cms)
Battery Capacity 4000 mAh


Chipset MediaTek Dimensity 800U MT6853V
No Of Cores 8 (Octa Core)
CPU 2.4GHz, Dual core, Cortex A76 2GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55
Architecture 64-bit
Fabrication 7 nm
Graphics Mali-G57 MC3


Height 6.28 inches (159.6 mm)
Width 2.91 inches (73.9 mm)
Thickness 0.29 inches (7.3 mm)
Weight 176 grams
Colors Arctic White, Sunset Dazzle, Dusk Blue
Screen Unlock Fingerprint, Face unlock


Resolution 1080 x 2404 pixels
Aspect ratio 20:9
Display Type AMOLED, 2.5D Curved Glass, HDR 10+
Size 6.44 inches (16.36 cms)
Bezel-less display Yes, with Waterdrop notch
Pixel Density 409 pixels per inch (ppi)
Brightness 800 nits
TouchScreen Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 84.9 %


Rear camera setup Triple
Rear camera (Primary) 64 MP resolutionWide Angle lensf/1.79 aperture26 mm focal length 1.7" sensor size0.8µm pixel size
Rear camera (Secondary) 8 MP resolutionUltra-Wide Angle lensf/2.2 aperture16 mm focal length4.0" sensor size1.12µm pixel size
Rear camera (Tertiary) 2 MP resolutionMacro lensf/2.4 aperture
Front camera setup Single
Front camera (Primary) 44 MP resolutionWide Angle lensf/2.0 aperture
Flash LED Rear flashDual LED Front flash
Video Resolution (Rear) 3840x2160 @ 30 fps1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Video Resolution (Front) 3840x2160 @ 30 fps1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Optical Image Stabilization(OIS) Yes
Camera Features Auto Flash Auto Focus Face detection Touch to focus
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)


Type Li-ion
Capacity 4000 mAh
Removable No
Fast Charging Yes, Flash, 33W
Charging speed 63 % in 30 minutes (claimed by Brand)
Wireless Charging No


Internal Memory 256 GB
Memory type UFS 2.2
Expandable Memory Yes, microSD, Up to 1 TB (Hybrid Slot)


Operating System Android v11
Custom UI Funtouch OS


SIM Configuration Dual SIM SIM1: Nano SIM2: Hybrid
Network SIM1: 5G, 4GSIM2: 4G
SIM1 Bands
5G:TDD N78 4G:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5)
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SIM2 Bands
4G:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) ; FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5)
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Voice over LTE(VoLTE) Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, with a/ac/b/g/n
Wi-fi features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Bluetooth v5.1
USB USB Type-C, Mass storage device, USB charging, USB On-The-Go
USB OTG Support Yes
GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC Chipset No
Infrared Yes


Speaker Yes
Audio Jack Yes, USB Type-C
Video Player Yes, Video Formats: 3GP, AVI, MKV, MP4


Fingerprint sensor Yes, On-screen
Face Unlock Yes
Other Sensor Light sensorProximity sensorAccelerometerCompassGyroscope
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