Vivo V21 5G: Why is it for your daily, fun, and bold lifestyle?


For those who likes taking selfies, making Tiktok videos, or doing blogs on a daily basis, we have just the right phone for you. Spearheading the V21 series, the Vivo V21 5G model boasts on its selfie-eccentricity with its front camera specs that will give you the perfect quality selfie you can upload.

As the name shows, the 5G upgrade is a fresh feature of this model that also sets it apart from its predecessors. The Vivo V21 5G, along with the Vivo V21e, was just recently released this May 31, 2021.


Here is a sneak-peak of the contents of the phone packaging box: a jelly case, SIM ejector kit, wired earphones, adapter for the earphones, fast charge adapter and its USB-C cable.

After exploring the external and internal features of the Vivo V21 5G, the list below presents its specs and characteristics that we note as the ones that make it an exceptional phone for its price.

Aesthetic Design

Vivo V21 5G Back

The color Sunset Dazzle indeed dazzles with its matted rainbow hue with more of the yellow tone which is aesthetically pleasing to the eye. If you want a plain look, the Dust Blue variant is the one for you with its matted plain dark blue color.

It is only 7.3 mm thin and weighs 177 g which makes its one of the thinnest 5G phones and gives a sleek look and feel when holding it. The back is made of glass but with a matte finish so there will be no fingerprints gleaming through the glass.

For the notable external components, a secondary microphone is located at the top. The SIM tray which we are familiar to be seen at the left side is at the bottom along with the USB-C port, speakers, and the main mic. There is no headphone jack, however, an adapter with a jack connecting to the charging port is given in the package.

AMOLED Display

The screen is 6.44” wide with an AMOLED display of 1080 x 2500 resolution. It has a fast screen refresh rate up to 90 Hz. You can change the rate, however, from 90 to 60 Hz but we recommend going at 90 Hz for a smoother flow and dynamic. It features a smart switch that may automatically select the refresh rate depending on what apps you are using and the power consumption.

Great Performance and Storage

Its operating system is the Android 11 Funtouch 11.1 and has a chipset of Mediatek dimensity 800U that integrates 5G into the model. Having a 5G phone provides an easier and smooth use of the internet providing you low latency, faster download speeds, and better capacity for connectivity.

For the storage, it has an 8 GB RAM with and extended 3 GB for an extra memory boost. Meanwhile, the ROM can hold up to 128 GB.

Selfie-centric Camera

Vivo V21 5G Selfie

This is the main asset of the Vivo V21 5G. The front camera provides 44 megapixels with an aperture of f/2.0. It has a wide optical image stabilization (OIS) which provides your front cam videos good stability. A differing feature that it displays are the two front lights at each side of the camera, which resembles headlights. This will give good lighting for selfies especially at night.

The rear camera does not sway from the good specs of the front. It has three cameras with the main having 64 MP, OIS, and f/1.79 aperture. The secondary cam has 64 MP ultrawide lens with f/2.2 aperture, and lastly, the third has 2 MP macro lens with f/2.4 aperture.

Its unique dual video ability allows you to shoot from the front and back camera simultaneously while giving you the same good quality of video up to 4K resolution with 30 fps.

Fast Charging Battery

It houses a 4000 mAh battery and has a fast charger with 33 W. The fast charging allows it to be fully charged in an hour, making it ready on the go whenever you are in a hurry. The full charge will also last you a day.

The Vivo V21 5G is available at a low price of P23, 999 and can be bought on the Vivo official website at or on other online stores and Vivo mall outlets.

Written by Gabriel

Introvert, wanderer, blogger, foodie, a hip-hop music writer, and one of the co-founders of a tech start-up company called GigsManila.


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