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Vivo X21 With In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Launched In India At Rs 35,990

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| May 29 , 2018 , 14:32 IST

Touted as India's first smartphone with an in-display fingerprint scanner, Vivo has launched its X21 with the price tag of Rs 35,990. Foraying into the premium smartphone market, Vivo X21 will be available for sale exclusively on Flipkart.

Had been launched in China earlier, Vivo X21 offers fingerprint scanner under its display instead at the back or below the screen. It is the second Vivo smartphone to feature an in-display fingerprint scanner after the Vivo X20 Plus UD.

With a 6.28-inch FHD+ (2,280 x 1,080) AMOLED display, X21 works on Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor with 6GB RAM, 128GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot that supports cards up to 256GB while possessing 3,200mAh capacity battery.

Unlike most smartphones from the premium category, Vivo X21 features a headphone jack which will impress the music lovers. Running on Android 8.1 (Oreo) with Funtouch OS 4.0 over the top, the smartphone offers Android P beta experience to users.

The dual-rear camera setup with a 12MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture and a 5MP secondary sensor with a f/2.4 aperture and an LED flash will facilitate the users into capturing picturesque landscapes whereas 12MP front shooter with a f/2.0 aperture will please selfie lovers.

Vivo X21 also offers a face recognition feature. The smartphone will face tough competition from the Honor 10 (Rs 32,999) and OnePlus 6 (Rs 34,999- 39,999) – two of the most popular smartphones in the premium mid-end segment.