VIVO X21: The Smartphone With In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

Vivo has been a great motivator from the start. Their flagships always are always the best with respect to the budgets. A few days ago Vivo launched its first smartphone with notch display in Vivo V9 following the trend. That smartphone was obviously up to its mark at that time and even still. There are very few smartphones in the market now that can compete with V9.

The future of smartphone is almost here. Likewise, Vivo is keeping its pace as always. You can’t ignore praising Vivo when it comes to creativity. They are always thinking about their customers and users, nothing can be more amazing than that.

Yet another smartphone by Vivo named NEX, which is also recently launched. This smartphone has opened a new possibility in the world. It has a full view display with no notch and chin. Can you guess the possibilities what’s going to happen in the next few years? You are going to see the only screen in front of you, isn’t that cool? It’s just the glimpse and end of an era.


In the recent days, Vivo is pushing its limits to achieve something greater for its customers. In its latest launch, which is the X21 model, Vivo has already made its greatest approach so far. Vivo used the notch display concept to its fullest and making the fingerprint sensor within the display is one of a kind in this case. Imagining the possibilities that will pop up from this is something huge.

Now the best part, let’s have a look into its specifications. The most important thing everyone is eager to know about. So let’s see…


  1. 28-inch Full HD+ Notch Display (Super AMOLED) with 19:9 aspect ratio
  2. Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE Processor
  3. 6 GB | 128 GB | Expandable up to 256 GB (Optional)
  4. 2*12MP (Dual Pixel Sensors) + 5MP Dual Rear Cameras | 2*12MP (Dual Pixel Sensors) Front Camera
  5. Android Oreo 8.1
  6. 3200mAh Battery
  7. In Display Fingerprint Scanner
  8. True dual 4G support/standby

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Screen & Built:

With wider view experience the world of excitement. The Vivo X21 appears to have a 19:9 notch display screen with the small cut out housing the selfie camera, earpiece and the proximity sensor. It has Super AMOLED display of 15.95cm (6.28) so that you can enjoy your favorite games and videos with great clarity. At the front, the side bezels are pretty skinny (1.66mm), while the chin of the phone is a bit thicker, with a 90.3% screen-to-body ratio that provides wider screen space making your visuals more captivating.


The rear side of the phone comes in a glass build (3D curved glass) and the primary cameras are aligned in vertically with the flash below, with a VIVO logo at the center.

On the top, it has a secondary noise cancellation mic and a 3.5mm standard headphone jack. At the bottom, it has a micro USB port and speaker. At its right, it has the volume rocker button and a power button. No physical fingerprint scanner.

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Processor & Storage:

This phone packs with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE processor and 6GB of DDR4 RAM that gives the phone enough power to manage complex multi-tasking challenges with ease.


With the all-new AI Game Mode, your X21 knows when to transform into a dedicated game console when you start playing any Game. At that time while you are playing games you can stay on call without stopping the fun of gaming, and this Game Mode also prevents accidental touch ensuring you only the moves that you intended.


128GB of internal storage and an option to expand it up to 256GB is enough for your movies, music, pictures to stay for a long time.

Camera & Sensors:

Vivo X21 has Dual Pixel Sensors and has 24 million* photographic units. With 2*12MP (Dual Pixel Sensors) + 5MP Primary Camera you will get clear, vivid pictures even in low or artificial lighting conditions also. The Secondary front facing camera is of 2*12MP (Dual Pixel Sensors) including AI Face Beauty, with facial enhancement for each individual and an advanced Bokeh mode for a clear, naturally dazzling, enhancing result in every snap.


Thanks to the power of futuristic technologies, now you can unlock your X21 even more quickly with the all-new In-Display Fingerprint Scanning. This is the latest technology from Vivo with the help of which you can place your finger on the lower part of the display and it will sense your fingerprint and will unlock in seconds. That’s why in X21 Vivo hasn’t given any physical fingerprint scanner, which increases the beauty of the phone even more.

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For a hands-free experience, Face Unlock is also present in X21. By pressing the power button to wake your phone up, keep it in front of your face and it’s unlocked.


Operating System & Battery:

Vivo X21 runs on its own Funtouch OS 4.0 (Based on Android 8.1) which gives an exceptional experience while exploring.

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With huge performances comes a huge responsibility on the battery, so that it can provide enough power for this power-packed performances even for a longer time. That’s why the X21 is packed with a non-removable 3200mAh battery that can provide enough power for a longer time and will easily go on for 2 days. Even so with such a huge battery, the X21 weighs only 156.2 gram.

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A lightweight Power-Packed beast on your palm that will show and make you experience how the future looks like. In India, it is available at around Rs 35,990/-.

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