This is a performance review about the latest (VoLTE) 4G smartphone from one of the new entry smartphone companies Vivo. The device comes with exciting features and well-bound hardware specifications. This is 4.5 inch mobile with an HD display coupled with a quad core processor.
All the Vivo devices are designed elegant and this smart mobile also falls in the same category. It is a lightweight smartphone. To the side upper corners, there is a metal rim surrounding the device. The edges are curved and the back panel is smooth. The overall finish is smooth. The bezels are medium sized. The three capacitive buttons are present on the bottom of the display which is spacious.
The single stereo speaker is at the rear bottom. The branding comes to the back side which is located exactly in the middle and has been placed gracefully. To the front, the branding is available on the top left. The front camera comes on the upper panel to the right side. And to the back, there is a rear camera which is rounded and looking beautiful.
The LED flash located right below the camera. It is designed in 130.7 mm X 66.4 mm X 9.2 mm dimensions and weight of Vivo Y21L is 145grams. The back panel is removable. The volume and power on/off buttons located on the right side. The USB power slot available on the bottom and the 3.5mm audio jack comes to the top. The back panel is removable, when removed you can see a 2000mAh battery, sim card slots, and SD card slots.
Vivo Y21L comes with a 4.5-inch FWVGA LCD touchscreen. Comes in the multi-capacitive touch screen. It is supplemented by an HD resolution of 480 x 800pixels which is equal to a pixel density of 267ppi. Displaying around 16m colors. Provided with a screen to body ratio of 71.6%. Protected by corning gorilla glass 3.
Vivo Y21L works on Funtouch OS 2.5 skinned on the top of OS v5.1.1 Lollipop. It is packed with Snapdragon MSM8916 Quad-core 1.2GHz processor. Consisting of 1GB RAM and 16GB internal memory. It can be expandable through micro SD slot up to 128GB.
Having primary camera of 5MP with LED flash. It also features Normal, Face Beauty, Watermark, HDR, Panorama, Voice Capture and Palm Capture Profession. And records video at 720p. The front camera is 2MP. Loudspeakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth options are available. HTML browser for the internet browsing.
It has a 2000mAh removable battery. It gives long-lasting backup. It consists of Proximity, Accelerometer, and Photosensitive and Electronic compass sensors. It supports 4G. It is a dual sim smartphone. Supports OTG.
The display is nice with good color gamut. The display is so bright. It addition the device comes with a JIO SIM. The touch is smooth. Watching videos is amazing in this. The loudspeaker supplemented tends to produce high volumes. The back camera quality is very nice and kind of looks good.
The front camera also does an amazing job by capturing good selfies. But the shutter speed is less on both the cameras. The regular drop down toggle is available on the bottom side and just swipe upwards to get it. This is quite a bit different from the stock android. The skin is nice and customizations are good enough.
This is an amazing mid-range smartphone and it has got all the features what you required and even some more. Nice design and wonderful camera. I would rate this mobile 4 out of 5. The Vivo Y21L price is in India is around 7K which is a budget kind.