Vivo X21 – Vivo Launches First Phone With An In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

In an event in New Delhi today, Vivo Company launched the new Vivo X21. Vivo, making its smartphone the first among the others has unveiled its most talked about feature, the under-display fingerprint sensor. Like the fantastic in-display fingerprint sensor, this phone has many other amazing highlights like the latest Android Oreo 8.1 operating system and a full HD+ 6.28 inches display. The display is a super AMOLED display that comes with a fantastic detailing of the amazing selfie camera and a proximity sensor.

Competing with the other recently launched smartphones in Indian markets like the OnePlus 6 and Honor 10, the Vivo X21 will be sold exclusively on Flipkart. Henceforth, the Vivo smartphone went ahead for pre-bookings last week.

March, this year, the company first launched its smartphones in China. The two variants were the X21 and X21 UD, with the latter sporting the much-hyped under-display fingerprint sensor. Meanwhile, in India, the company is launching only one of the two variants, that is the X21 UD (with the fingerprint sensor) and calling it X21.  Google, at its I/O 2018 Developer Conference released the Android P Beta (Developer Preview 2) earlier this month, and Vivo X21 is one among the few smartphones which are now eligible for this latest release.

Vivo X21: India Pricing and Offers

The new smartphone from the Vivo Company Vivo X 21 has been priced at 35,990 INR and will be up for sale on Tuesday, 29th May. This price range has made the smartphone a direct competitor to the newly launched Honor 10 and OnePlus 6. Being an exclusive for sale only on Flipkart, the e-commerce portal had arranged for amazing launch offers for the phone, far before the start of the phone in Indian market. The phone is currently available in Black color only, and the Gold version will be made available in the coming months.

The launch offers offered by Flipkart on this smartphone include the following: INR 3000 off on exchange value, 5% cash back on purchase from SBI Credit Card and no-cost EMI on all credit cards for 12 months.

Specifications of Vivo X21:

The smartphone Vivo X21 sports a dual- Sim slot (Nano) with FunTouch Operating System 4.0 based on the latest Android Oreo 8.1. The phone has a full-HD+ 6.28 inches (1080×2280 pixels) screen with a Super AMOLED Display, a 19:9 aspect ratio and a 402ppi pixel density. The fastest octa-core powers the smartphone Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC clocked up to 2.2GHz and a 6GB RAM storage.

The phone has a dual rear camera, and the primary camera is 12 megapixel with a f/1.8 aperture and a 2PD (Dual Pixel technology) Samsung S5K2L8 sensor. The secondary camera is 5 megapixel. The camera has features like Portrait and Bokeh, Slow Motion video recording and such. The front camera also offers features like Face Beauty, HDR, and Bokeh. The phone has an inbuilt storage of 128 GB which is expandable up to 256 GB.

4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (dual-band, 2.4GHz, and 5GHz), Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB with OTG, and a 3.5mm headphone jack are the connectivity options available in the phone. The phone has an amazing 3200mAH battery and weighs around 156.2gms.