The Chinese handset maker, Vivo is known for stylish smartphones that come with stylish design and decent specifications. This combo makes for a good value for money offering for the Indian buyers and have been popular. The handset maker has now launched a new device called Y21, which is an entry level smartphone with good features. Here is a brief overview of the handset for those who are looking for a decent budget handset.
Why Should You buy?
Gesture based Selfies: The front camera of this handset might not be big on resolution but has some good features that make it quite easy to use. User can use their voice of the palm to capture selfies, which makes for a good and convenient selfie clicking experience.
Smart Wake: Smartphones are all about increasing convenience for the user and Vivo Y21 has it down to the t. The handset comes with a feature that let its users wake up the handset to a specific app or function by drawing gestures on the locked screen.
Smart Click: The handset also allows users to assign tasks and apps to the volume button. This means users can simply press the volume button once to access the specified app of the function. This is another feature to increase convenience for the end users.
Why Should You Not buy?
No 4G: Considering the price tag that it comes with, it is surprising that the device does not feature the 4G LTE connectivity. There are other handsets in the same price tag and cheaper that come with 4G LTE and make for a good browsing speed.
Swipe Elite Plus: This is one of the best handsets in Indian market that makes for a good alternative to the Vivo Y21. It comes in the same price range as that of Vivo Y21 and beats the device on every front. It has an Octa-core processor, double the RAM, bigger display with full HD resolution and double battery capacity. Not to mention the camera setup of 13 Megapixels and 8 Megapixels on the rear and back panel, respectively.
Compare Now: Vivo Y21 vs Swipe Elite Plus
FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
Question – How much Internal storage space is free? Can Apps be moved to SD card?
Answer – This handset comes with 16 GB of inbuilt storage, of which around 10 GB of space is available to the user. The supported apps can easily be moved to SD card in this handset.
Question – Is USB OTG supported?
Answer – Yes, Vivo Y21 comes with USB OTG feature.
Question - Does it come with Dual Tone LED Flash?
Answer – No, unfortunately the handset comes with single LED flash.
Question – Do both SIM cards support 4G?
Answer – No, Vivo Y21 does not support 4G LTE.
Question – Is the battery removable?
Answer – No, the battery of this handset is non-removable.
Question – Does it record Slow motion Videos? What is the highest Video Resolution?
Answer – No, this smartphone cannot record slow motion videos. It can record videos in the highest resolution of 720p.
Question – How is the software?
Answer – It comes with a near stock Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system, which makes for a good user experience.
Question – Does it support VoLTE?
Answer – No, the smartphone does not support VoLTE feature.
Question – What comes inside the box?
Answer – Handset, Charger, User Guide, Warranty Card