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Vivo X21, with world's first in-display fingerprint scanner, launched in India

The company's latest flagship device is the first smartphone ever to feature an in-display fingerprint scanner.
India
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May 29, 2018
Vivo X21

In a press event in New Delhi, Vivo announced the launch of its latest flagship smartphone, the Vivo X21, in India.

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Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, the Vivo X21 is the first smartphone ever to feature an in-display fingerprint scanner and was first unveiled in China. Vivo X21 also packs in company’s signature features like the Hi-Fi audio chipset for a superior aural experience.

Vivo has consistently pursued innovation to solve consumer pain points. With evolving consumer preferences, innovation has become a cornerstone for success in the smartphone market. Pushing the innovation threshold, Vivo has successfully pioneered the secure and intuitive In-Display Fingerprint Scanning technology. We are proud to bring this industry-first feature to the Indian market with the Vivo X21.
– Kent Cheng, CEO, Vivo India
Vivo X21 UD
Display
6-28-inch AMOLED 1080 x 2280, 402 ppi, 19:9
SoC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660, octa-core
GPU
Adreno 512
RAM
6GB
Storage
128GB
64/128GB for non-UD version
expandable via microSD
Cameras
Rear: 12 MP f/1.8, 1.4µm, Phase Detection Autofocus + 5 MP f/2.4
Front: 12MP, f/2.0
Audio
32-bit/192kHz audio, 3.5mm audio jack
Battery
3,200 mAh, fast charging
IP rating
None
Sensors
Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Network
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0
A-GPS
FM radio
microUSB 2.0
SIM
Dual SIM/hybrid slot
Software
Android 8.1
Funtouch OS 4
Dimensions and weight
154.5 x 74.8 x 7.4 mm
156.2 g
Colors
Black, Ruby Red
Aurora White (non UD model only)
Vivo X21

Priced at 35,990 rupees ($530), the Vivo X21 in black color will be broadly available across select offline stores and online exclusively on Flipkart and shop.vivo.com, Vivo’s own online store, starting today.