Vivo X21 has been launched by Vivo with a bezel-less display and the trending top-notch design. This isn’t the first time the company is trying out this trend though, but the display on the X21 is simply magical.
Just like most flagship, the X21 boasts of amazing specs, like 6GB of RAM, 128GB storage space and a crystal clear dual rear camera. Without further ado, let’s see what the Vivo X21 has in store for us today.
Vivo X21 Key Specs
・ 6.28-inch, FHD+ Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 2280 x 1080 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo with 6GB RAM
・Octa-core 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660
・128GB/64GB built-in storage and support memory card up to 256GB
・12MP + 5MP rear camera and 12MP front camera
・ Fingerprint sensor [ Rear- Mounted ] ・4G LTE
・3200mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery
It sports an Aluminum Alloy overall unibody that glows in the presence of light, thanks to the glass cover. You might want to get a back case with this though, to avoid having a broken glass back. The vertical cameras at the top left means the company are moving along with the current trend.
The dual-LED flash comes underneath both cameras, while the fingerprint scanner sits magically at the back. It measures 7.4 mm by the sides, not as slim as expected but fair enough. Weighs 156.2g overall and available in Aurora White, Ruby Red and Black colors.
We’ll be seeing more of this throughout the year obviously, the bezel-less display with a top-notch trend is here to stay. But the Under display Like what we saw on the P20 series, the top-notch on the X21 is super minimal as well, housing just the important features.
The 6.28-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen is breathtaking. With a resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels and 402 pixel per inch density, enjoy movies and games with clarity. Amazingly, the screen stretches up to 85.2% screen to body ratio.
HARDWARE and SOFTWARE
Running the race underneath is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chip with 8-cores processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. The octa-core processor clocks at 2.36GHz and has a 14nm process technology for fast performance. The Qualcomm Adreno 512 graphics processor handles graphics.
Runs fast and smooth, with up to 6GB of RAM space available, the RAM space boasts of memory speed of 1866MHz. For storage, there are two versions, one with 128GB and another with 64GB, of course, the 64GB version would be cheaper. Nonetheless, you can upgrade both versions up to 256GB, while it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with Funtouch OS 4.0.
The 12MP + 5MP dual shooters at the rear has f/1.8 and f/2.4 aperture respectively. Capture photographs with 4000 x 3000 pixels in dimension with the Vivo X21, and record videos of 1080 pixels and 720 pixels at 30 frames per second and 120 frames per second respectively. Take selfies with the 12MP front shooter, it has an aperture of f/2.0 as well.
The Vivo X21 is powered by a non-removable Li-Ion 3200mAh battery with fast charging technology.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
Vivo X21 is available for $449 to $549, that’s about (N150,000 – N180,000).
FULL SPECIFICATION OF Vivo X21
・Announced: March, 2018
・Status: Available. March, 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: Yes
・4G Support: Yes
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Aluminum Alloy
・Dimensions: 154.5 x 74.8 x 7.4 mm
・Colour: Aurora White, Ruby Red, Black
・Screen Type: FHD+ Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 2280 x 1080 pixels
・Pixel Density: 402ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 85.2%
・Operating system: Android 8.1
・Processor: Octa-core 2.2GHz
・Chipset type: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660
・Graphics Processing Unit: Qualcomm Adreno 512
・Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 256GB
・Internal storage: 128GB/64GB
・Back Camera: 12MP + 5MP
・Front Camera: 12MP
・Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED Flash
・Front Flash: No
・Wifi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, compass, gyroscope
・USB: type 2.0
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: Yes