Vivo Y21 with Helio P35, 5,000mAh battery launched in India: price, specifications


  • Vivo has launched a new Y-series smartphone in India
  • It is the successor to last year’s Vivo Y20
  • The Vivo Y21 also packs 1GB extended RAM technology

Vivo Y21 has silently launched in India today. It is the latest offering in the brand’s Y-series smartphones. The device arrives as the successor to last year’s Y20. It falls under the sub-Rs 15,000 price segment. The device is listed on Amazon India with pricing and complete specifications, and is available to purchase with shipping starting in a day or two.

Also Read: Vivo X60 price in India slashed by Rs 3,000 ahead of rumoured Vivo X70 launch

The Vivo Y21 competes against the likes of Redmi Note 10S (review), POCO M3 Pro 5G (review), Moto G40 Fusion, and others in the market. Find out what the Vivo Y21 has in store for us.

Vivo Y21 specifications and features

Vivo Y21

The Vivo Y21 comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner

The Vivo Y21 comes with a 6.51-inch  display bearing an HD+ resolution and a waterdrop notch. The power button doubles up as a fingerprint scanner. The back panel features a gradient design and houses a square-shaped camera module with a 13MP primary sensor paired with a 2MP secondary lens. The device has an 8MP front-facing selfie camera. 

Internally, the Vivo Y21 is equipped with a MediaTek Helio P35 processor. It packs 4GB RAM and is offered in either 64GB or 12GB internal storage option. There is a microSD card slot for additional storage expansion up to 512GB. The smartphone draws its power from a 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 18W fast charging. On the software front, the Vivo Y21 runs on Funtouch OS 11.1 based on Android 11 out of the box. 

Connectivity options on the Y21 include a USB-C port, dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. 

Vivo Y21 price in India

The Vivo Y21 costs Rs 13,990 for the base 4GB + 64GB variant. The 4GB + 128GB option is priced at Rs 15,490. The smartphone is offered in Diamond Glow and Midnight Blue colours and can be purchased from Amazon. 

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.