Vivo Y21e launched in India with a 5000mAh battery and great features!


Vivo Y21e was launched in India on Friday. The pocket-friendly smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 SoC. It is backed by a 5,000mAh battery that offers fast charging support and a reverse charging feature. It will be offered in only one configuration. According to the company, the Vivo handset is aimed at millennials and offers "best-in-class features". Other features include an eye protection mode to filter out harmful blue light and a face wake to unlock the smartphone.


Vivo Y21e price in India, availability

The Vivo Y21e price in India has been set at Rs 12,990 for the 3GB + 64GB storage option alone. Vivo is also offering an expandable RAM feature which allows the handset to use 0.5GB of storage like RAM. The smartphone can be purchased from Vivo's online store and all partner retail stores starting January 14 in Diamond Glow and Midnight Blue colors.

Vivo Y21e Specifications

Dual-SIM (Nano) Vivo Y21e runs Android 12-based Funtouch OS 12. It has a 6.51-inch HD + (720x1,600 pixels) LCD Halo Full View display. The display also comes with an eye protection mode to filter out harmful blue light. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 SoC, paired with 3GB of RAM and as mentioned earlier, there is an option to expand up to around 0.5GB. The padded Ultra game mode is claimed to deliver a better gaming experience.

For photography, the Vivo Y21e offers a dual-camera setup, consisting of a 13-megapixel sensor paired with an f/2.2 lens, and a 2-megapixel macro camera with an f/2.4 lens. There is an 8-megapixel sensor on the front along with an f/1.8 lens for selfies and video calling. It offers features like Personalized Portrait Mode, Super HDR, and Face Beauty Mode.

Vivo Y21e has been introduced with 64GB of storage and a microSD card slot to expand it. However, Vivo has not revealed the maximum expandable storage capacity. It packs a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charge support. There is a reverse charging feature that can be used to juice up other devices such as smartwatches and earphones. It also comes with a face wake feature to unlock the smartphone.


Connectivity options on the Vivo Y21e include 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, USB Type-C port, and Bluetooth v5. Onboard sensors include a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, e-compass, gyroscope, GPS, Beidou, GLONASS, Galileo, and QZSS. Its dimensions are 164.26x76.08x8.00mm and weigh 182 grams.