Vivo Y21T with Snapdragon 680 SoC, triple rear cameras launched in India: price, specifications


  • Vivo has launched a new Y-series smartphone
  • The Vivo Y21T is the successor to the Y20T
  • The latest device is powered by Snapdragon 680 SoC

Vivo Y21T has been launched in India today. It is the successor to the Y20T that debuted in the country last October. Notably, the latest offering also went official in the Indonesian market last week.  

Also Read: Vivo V23 Series Delight Every Moment Quiz Challenge: answer and win Vivo V23 5G smartphone

With the Vivo Y21T, the Chinese brand has expanded its range of smartphones under the Y-series in India. The latest device is priced under Rs 17,000 and goes up against the likes of Redmi Note 11T 5G, Infinix Note 11S (review), and more in the market. Read on to know what the Vivo Y21T has in store for us. 

Vivo Y21T specifications and features

Vivo Y21T

The Vivo Y21T is the successor to last year’s Y20T

The Vivo Y21T retains the same display from its predecessor, i.e., a 6.51-inch LCD screen with a waterdrop notch, 90Hz refresh rate and HD+ resolution. It comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner embedded in the power button. Design-wise, the Vivo Y21T sports a squarish camera module at the back. 

The Vivo Y21T sports a triple rear camera setup comprising a 50MP main sensor paired with a 2MP super macro lens and a 2MP depth camera aiding portraits. On the front, there is an 8MP selfie snapper with support for super night selfies.

On the hardware front, the Vivo Y21T is equipped with a Snapdragon 680 processor. It is paired with 4GB RAM along with 1GB virtual memory extension technology. The device offers 128GB native storage expandable up to 1TB via a microSD card slot. The Vivo Y21T draws its power from a 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 18W fast charging. Software-wise, the smartphone runs on Funtouch OS 12 based on Android 11. 

Connectivity options on the Vivo Y21T include dual-SIM, 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, USB-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. 

Vivo Y21T price in India

The Vivo Y21T is offered in a sole 4GB + 128GB configuration and carries a price tag of Rs 16,490. It is offered in Midnight Blue and Pearl White colour options. The smartphone will be available for purchase from leading online and offline channels starting today, i.e., January 3rd, 2022. 

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.