vivo V21 5G with 44MP OIS Selfie now official: Specs, Price, Availability

The new vivo V21 5G comes as the successor to last year's vivo V20. The company gave a massive upgrade to this latest installment. As the moniker suggests, the smartphone is now 5G ready. It is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 800U SoC. Apart from that, one of the biggest highlights of the v21 5G is its 44MP front-facing camera that now features Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). 

vivo V21 5G with 44MP OIS Selfie now official: Specs, Price, Availability

vivo V21 5G

The vivo V21 5G frames a 6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 20:9 and 409ppi. Its octa-core CPU tallies a max speed of 2.4GHz. It is also supported by 8GB RAM and up to 256GB of built-in storage.

One notable feature about this device is that it utilizes an extended RAM. This taps the hardware to use up to 3GB of ROM as virtual RAM for an enhanced multitasking. The device runs on Funtouch 11.1, based on Android 11 mobile platform. 

Camera and Battery

In the camera department, the handset packs a triple rear camera system. This includes a 64MP main sensor with f/1.79 lens, together with 8MP ultrawide and 2MP macro sensors. The 44MP front camera has f/2.0 lens, paired with a dual LED selfie flash module. It comes with scene modes like Super Night Selfie, Al Extreme Night, Eye Autofocus, etc. Both rear and front-facing cameras have OIS support.

Other features include an in-display fingerprint scanner and 4000 mAh battery. vivo integrates fast charging solution, and the company claims it is capable of charging the device from 0 to 63% in just 30 minutes. The smartphone comes in three color options - Dusk Blue and Sunset Dazzle.

Pricing and Availability

The vivo V21 5G is priced at PHP 23,999. Pre-orders can be done from June 1 to 4. It will be available in all vivo stores nationwide, as well as in Lazada and Shopee sites, on June 5. 


vivo V21 5G Specs

6.44-inch FHD+ AMOLED display
90Hz screen refresh rate
MediaTek Dimensity 800U 5G
2.4GHz Octa-core 
Mali-G57 MC3 GPU
Triple rear camera:
  64 MP, f/1.79, 26mm main, PDAF, OIS
  8 MP, f/2.2, 120˚, 16mm ultrawide
  2 MP, f/2.4, macro
44 MP, f/2.0 front camera with OIS
Video: up to 4K@30fps (no OIS)
Hybrid Dual SIM
5G, 4G LTE
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.1
USB Type-C 2.0, USB OTG
Fingerprint (under display, optical)
Android 11, Funtouch 11.1
159.68 x 73.90 x 7.39 mm
177 grams
4000 mAh battery
Fast charging 33W (11V/3A)
Dusk Blue, Sunset Dazzle
PHP 23,999 SRP
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