Vivo has refreshed the Vivo V-series with the new Vivo V21e 5G. The new smartphone is a toned-down variant of the Vivo V21 5G that debuted in India in April 2021 and comes with dual rear cameras. Similar to other Vivo V-series phones, the new Vivo V21e 5G focuses on selfies with a 32-megapixel front camera that supports Super Night Selfie and AI Extreme modes for rich low-light images. It also comes equipped with the MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor that is designed to bring 5G connectivity to affordable smartphones.
The Vivo V21e 5G carries a price tag of Rs 24,990 for the lone 8GB RAM + 128GB variant. It is available in Dark Pearl and Sunset Jazz colours via Vivo e-store. Notably, Amazon is offering the phone at Rs 24,990 with sale offers such as exchange offer and more. To recall, the Vivo V21 5G carries a price tag of Rs 29,990 in India.
In terms of specifications, the Vivo V21e 5G sports a 6.44-inch Full-HD+ AMOLED display with 20:9 aspect ratio and a waterdrop-style notch for the single selfie camera. The phone is barely 7.67mm in thickness and weighs 167 grams. Under the hood, there’s the octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset paired with 8GB of RAM + 3GB of extended virtual RAM. The 128GB of onboard storage is expandable via the hybrid card slot. The phone runs on ColorOS 1.1 out-of-the-box and supports 5G connectivity.
There is a dual rear camera setup houses a 64-megapixel primary camera with f/1.79 aperture and an 8-megapixel wide-angle shooter with Auto-focus support and f/2.2 aperture. As mentioned, there’s a 32-megapixel shooter for selfies and the camera app comes bundled with modes like slo-mo, Time-lapse, Pro, AR stickers, Doc, Double exposure, and more. The rear camera app adopts a black colour finish.
Other notable features of the Vivo V21e 5G includes Bluetooth v5.1, dual-band Wi-Fi, under-display fingerprint support, and a 4,000mAh battery that supports 44W fast charging. Vivo says the phone can charge from 0 to 72 percent in 30 minutes.