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Summary
94%
88%
Display

6.3" (16 cm)

1440x2960 px, 522 PPI

6.28" (15.95 cm)

1080x2280 px, 402 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.2 GHz + 1.84 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

128 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

12 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

12 MP(Front)

Battery

3300 mAh

22 h talktime (3G)

3200 mAh

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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4.4/5 based on 1,784 ratings

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4.3/5 based on 1,466 ratings

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General
Launch Date

September 22, 2017 (Official)

May 29, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Vivo

Model

Galaxy Note 8

X21

Operating System

Android v7.1.1 (Nougat)

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Custom UI

Funtouch OS

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v2.0

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 162.5 mm
Width: 74.8 mm
Thickness: 8.6 mm

Height: 154.4 mm
Width: 74.7 mm
Thickness: 7.3 mm

Weight

195 grams

156.2 grams

Colours

Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Gray

Black

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Excellent
Very Good
Screen Size

6.3 " (16 cm)

6.28 " (15.95 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2960 pixels

1080 x 2280 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

19:9

Bezel-less display

yes

Pixel Density

522 ppi

402 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5, Scratch-resistant glass

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

83.24 %

84.93 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660

Processor

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.84 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G71 MP20

Adreno 512

RAM

6 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 51.2 GB

Up to 107 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Excellent
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP + 12 MP Dual Primary Cameras

12 MP + 5 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F1.8

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

10 x Digital Zoom, 2 x Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

8 MP Front Camera

12 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F2.0

Flash

no  No

yes Screen flash

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3300 mAh

3200 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 22 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v2.0

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 1.180 W/kg, Body: 0.573 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

On-screen

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

IRIS Scanner

yes

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Applications

Facebook, WhatsApp, LINE, Google Duo, Gmail, Amazon, Lazada, Flipkart, Maps, Newspoint, WPS Office, UC Browser

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1. No Cost EMI on BFL.

2. No Cost EMI on CC.

3. Exchange Offer.

4. Flat 10000 off.

5. 10% Instant Discount with Axis Bank Credit and Debit Cards.

6. Extra 20% off up to 5,000 on all prepaid transactions (Limited Period Only).

7. Extra 5% off with Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card.

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  • Suggest me a good 4G phone under Rs 5000?

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    Answered By Aashish Chandrasekar | 10 months ago
    There are plenty of 4G phones available. Following are the one that gives you most out of your money.
    The best 4G phone under Rs 5000 is iVooMi Me3, priced at Rs 4,999. It packs in a 1.3GHz processor with 2GB RAM for smooth performance and a 3000mAh battery capacity so it can be used for long hours. 

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  • How to cast my Vivo X21 screen on TV ?

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    Answered By Kartik Rao | 9 months ago

    To cast your phone screen on your TV you need to have Chromecast.Follow the steps to successfully cast your screen-

    Before you begin casting

    1. Connect your phone to a Wi-Fi network.

    2. The mobile device, tablet or computer you are using to cast must be on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast .

    3. You must be running the latest version of the Chromecast-enabled app. You can always double check that you are on the latest version by visiting the Google Play Store.


    Cast from Chromecast-enabled apps to your TV

    1. Make sure that the phone  you are using to cast is on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast or TV with Chromecast built-in. 

    Open a Chromecast-enabled app.

    2. Tap the Cast button Inactive cast extension. Note: The Cast button isn't located in the same place on all Chromecast-enabled apps.

    3. Tap the device you'd like to cast to.



    4. When you're connected, the Cast button will turn color, letting    you know you're connected.

    5. Select the app like Youtube, Broswer,Google Music etc 

    You can now cast videos, movies and TV shows directly to your TV.

    To stop casting, tap the Cast button and then Disconnect.

    You can also watch this step-by -step guide to do the same


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