Vivo is all set to launch a new 5G smartphone in its V-series in India. The company has finally confirmed that Vivo V21 5G will be launched in India on April 29 via Flipkart. The new phone will be the successor to the Vivo V20 and will be the second device after the Vivo V20 Pro to come with a 5G chipset. Apart from this, the handset is all reported to come with a set of some interesting features. The Vivo V21 5G can come with a 90Hz AMOLED display, 5G MediaTek chipset, 44MP selfie camera with OIS support, Android 11 and more. Here you need to know about the upcoming Vivo V21 5G smartphone.

Vivo V21 5G launch date, event time, where to watch it live

The upcoming Vivo V21 5G is confirmed to be launched in India on April 29 via Flipkart. The launch event will start at 12 noon and will be streamed live on the company’s official YouTube channel with a social media handle.

Vivo V21 5G Expected Price in India

The Vivo V21 5G will be the successor to the recently launched V20 series in India. The V20 smartphone comes with a starting price of Rs 22,990. Considering the fact that the upcoming Vivo smartphone will be a 5G device, our best guess is that the phone can come with a price of Rs 23,000 to Rs 25,000 in India.

Vivo V21 SE 5G Launch Expected?

It seems that Vivo V21 may also offer a special edition of the 5G smartphone. The smartphone can be named Vivo V21 SE and it is likely to be a slightly down version of the V21 5G smartphone. The handset was recently spotted on the Google Play console listing which suggests that it will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor. The phone will ship with 8GB of RAM and will come with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. The phone may be a rebranded version of iQOO U3, which is already available in China. That said, there is no concrete evidence that the phone can be launched with the V21 5G as well.

Vivo V21 5G expected specifications and features

The Vivo V21 5G has been subjected to many leaks and rumors in the past that reveal some of its key features. Apart from this, the company has also teased some camera features of upcoming smartphones. Let’s look at all the features of Vivo V21 5G carefully.

44MP Selfie Camera with OIS

Vivo has confirmed that the upcoming Vivo V21 5G will be loaded with a 44MP selfie camera. It is not that. This smartphone, which comes with optical image stabilization for the selfie camera, will be the first in its price segment. The brand has also revealed that the phone will offer some better performance even in low light conditions. The selfie camera will be equipped with dual physical LED flash.

90 Hz AMOLED display

If we go through a recent leak, the upcoming Vivo smartphone may come loaded with a 6.44-inch Full HD + AMOLED display. The phone will support HDR10 + and can give 800nits peak brightness. Apart from this, the handset can also come with a 90Hz screen refresh rate.

5G MediaTek chipset

As we know that Vivo V21 will be a 5G smartphone. However, it is still not confirmed whether the phone will come with a Snapdragon 5G chipset or will use the MediaTek Dimension Series. According to rumors, the phone may be loaded with the latter Dimension 800U processor. This is the same chipset available in Realme X7, and more. A recent Geekbench listing also confirms that the upcoming Vivo smartphone will only be launched with this chipset.

Other Required Features

Apart from this, the handset can also come with a triple-camera setup on the rear in conjunction with 64MP primary lens with OIS support. It will be accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide sensor and a 2MP macro shooter. The handset will feature 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The handset can pack a 4,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging support. It can run on Android 11 with FunTouch OS on top of it. The phone is probably 7.29 mm thick and can weigh about 176 grams. Finally, the phone may be available in Sunset Dazzle, Dusk Blue and Arctic White.